Grant Application


Thank you for your interest in the Foundation’s grants program.

Repeat applicants:

If you have applied for a grant award in the past and submitted your 501(c)(3) and other required financial information, click here for an expedited application.

First-time applicants:

Please complete the form provided. Note that you will be required to attach a copy of your organization’s 501(c)(3) designation letter and a copy of your organization’s most recent yearly operating budget.

PDFs, Excel documents (XLS, XLSX), Word documents (DOC, DOCX), PowerPoints (PPT, PPTX) and images (GIF, PNG, JPG) are accepted.

Organization Information

Please fill in all fields in this section

Organization Name:




Zip code:


email Address:


Name/title/contact information of representative:

How long has your organization been in existence?

What are its other sources of funding (government grants, corporate support, individual donations)?

Summarize your organization’s mission and the clients/community it serves:

List your organization’s governing board, officers, key staff and any ad hoc or advisory committee members (or attach list to this application below):

What is your organization's annual operating budget?

Project Information

Project title:

Area and client group to be served:

Anticipated project duration (Is it already underway? How long will it last?):

Project description (include what kind of support exists for this project, the needs it will serve, and how the requested funding from YCCF would be used):

What percentage is the requested grant amount of your total operating budget?:

What percentage is requested grant amount of the total program cost?

Requested funding amount (USD):

Financial and Legal Information

Is your organization tax exempt under the IRS Section 501(c)(3) or a unit of local government (e.g., school, library)?

If no, please provide the name and contact information of the person who will be responsible for accounting expenditures, or what 501(c)(3) will act as the fiscal sponsor.)


Be sure you have attached:

  • A copy of 501(c)(3) designation letter above
  • A copy of most recent yearly operating budget

Attachments (Optionally attach up to 4 files)

PDFs, Excel documents (XLS, XLSX), Word documents (DOC, DOCX), PowerPoints (PPT, PPTX) and images (GIF, PNG, JPG) are accepted.

Note: A confirmation message will display below once your application has been successfully submitted.