Wells Fargo: Florida Grant - Education

Wells Fargo Foundation

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Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Anticipated deadline: Apr 15, 2020

Applicant type: Government Entity Nonprofit Indigenous Group

Funding uses: Training / Capacity Building, Capital Project, General Operating Expense, Applied Project / Program, Education / Outreach

Location of project: Counties in Florida: Alachua County, Baker County, Bay County, Brevard County, Broward County Expand all

Location of residency: Counties in Florida: Alachua County, Baker County, Bay County, Brevard County, Broward County Expand all

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About this funder:



We appreciate your interest in Wells Fargo's philanthropic goals and objectives. At Wells Fargo, we believe that grant-making decisions are more effective when made locally. That's why Wells Fargo is actively involved in the communities where we live and work, and why our team members are leaders in helping our communities succeed.

Our Giving Priorities

Wells Fargo makes contributions in areas that we believe are important to the future of our nation's vitality and success. Our first priority is to support programs and organizations whose chief purpose is to benefit low- and moderate-income individuals and families. We look for projects that keep our communities strong, diverse, and vibrant.

Education Priority

Wells Fargo is committed to supporting programs that:

    • Promote academic achievement for low to moderate income students
    • Advance teaching through professional development and support
    • Prepare career and college ready students

    You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


    • Wells Fargo makes contributions to organizations with tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code, as well as qualified tribal and governmental agencies, including public school systems.
    • Organizations must have broad community support and address specific community needs, and must be able to demonstrate fiscal and administrative stability.
    • In Florida, we serve the following regions and counties:
      • Northwest: Bay, Escambia, Holmes, Jackson, Leon, Madison, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Taylor, Walton, Washington
      • Northeas:t Alachua, Baker, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Marion, Nassau, St. Johns, Volusia
      • Central: Brevard, Highlands, Indian River, Lake, Martin, Orange, Polk, Osceola, Saint Lucie, Seminole, Sumter
      • West: Citrus, Hernando, Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas
      • Southwest: Charlotte, Collier, Desoto, Lee, Manatee, Sarasota
      • South: Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Palm Beach


    • Please note that Wells Fargo is unable to consider grants for the following:
      • Individuals
      • International organizations
      • Religious organizations, unless they are engaged in programs that are non-sectarian, benefit a broad base of the community, and have a separate 501(c)(3) designation
      • Private foundations
      • Political action committees, causes, or candidates
      • Books, research papers, or articles in professional journals
      • Fraternal or alumni organizations
      • Travel or conferences for non-profit agency personnel
      • Individual schools (private, public, charter, or parochial)
      • General operating expenses for organizations that already receive substantial support through United Way or United Arts drives in which Wells Fargo participates
      • Recreation, athletic, or sports teams, programs, or leagues
      • Organizations that have been operating for fewer than two years
      • Golf tournaments