Foundation FAQs

Frequently asked questions

Do you consider for profit or nonprofit organizations?


A group may apply for a grant only if it is a nonprofit organization with tax-exempt status under section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service code, and Section 509(a)(1), (2) or (3) as a "public charity" or "a governmental unit."




What type of grant applications do you consider?


The Foundation will consider only those grant applications that meet several of the guidelines. Please view the General Criteria for Foundation consideration.




How can a nonprofit organization apply for a grant?


Please view the Grant Application Procedures page. You can also download a PDF document of the Grant Guidelines on this page.




Can an individual receive a grant?


Grants are not made directly to individuals.




Can an organization or project outside of Alabama receive a grant?


Grants are not made to organizations, programs or projects outside of the State of Alabama.





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