Wells Fargo: Tennessee Grant
Wells Fargo FoundationSuggest an update
Grant amount: Unspecified amount
Deadline: Aug 1, 2019
Applicant type: Nonprofit Indigenous Group Government Entity
Funding uses: Education / Outreach, General Operating Expense, Applied Project / Program
Location of project: DeSoto County, Mississippi, Counties in Tennessee: Davidson County, Shelby County, Williamson County
Location of residency: United StatesView website Save Need help writing this grant?
About this funder:
NOTE: Grant requests are reviewed throughout the calendar year but should be received no later than the deadline above. Local decisions are typically made within 90 to 120 days of application.
Wells Fargo is proud to support organizations that work to strengthen our communities. We look for projects that keep our communities strong, diverse, and vibrant. Through the volunteer efforts of our enthusiastic team members and our contributions, we share our success with the communities in which we live and work.
Wells Fargo makes grants in two primary areas:
We serve low-and-moderate income communities in the areas of:
- Affordable housing
- Financial literacy
- Employment training and job development (workforce development)
- Community Revitalization and Stabilization
We support organizations and programs that:
- Work to eliminate the K–12th grade achievement gap in public education through curriculum-based school programs
- Facilitate merit-based access to higher education for underrepresented groups
Wells Fargo also considers grants to organizations that support the following areas:
Arts and Culture
- Arts and culture, science, and history organizations that advance education
- Access to and participation in cultural experiences for low- and moderate-income individuals
- Civic leadership and cultural diversity
- Preserve our environment through education programs
- Enable and sustain independence for individuals and families
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.
- We typically don't support organizations operating for fewer than 2 years after receiving 501(c)(3) status.
- Please note that Wells Fargo is unable to consider grants for the following:
- 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
- Alumni organizations
- Individual schools (private, public, charter, or parochial)
- Recreational, athletic, or sports teams, programs, or leagues
- Travel or conferences for non-profit agency personnel
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