Grant Opportunities

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Grant Opportunities

The following two sections contain available grant applications.

  • Section 1 includes grant processes managed by the Community Foundation. These applications must be submitted through the Community Foundation's online grants platform. NEW: CLICK HERE to view more information about current open grant cycles. Create or log in to your account HERE to submit your grant application. For more information on the online grant platform, view our help page.
  • Section 2 includes listings of grant opportunities available fom local companies or organizations. Click the listing to access the company or organization's website.

Section 1: Community Foundation Grant Opportunities

Compass Society

GRANT CYCLE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

Grantmaking fund to support quality of life programs in the following categories: arts & culture, basic needs, economic opportunity, education, environment, health & wellness, neighborhoods & community, and recreation. In 2021, grants will be awarded in the arts & culture and basic needs categories.

NEXT GRANT CYCLE:  Summer 2022

give256 Fund

GRANT CYCLE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

give256 is a giving circle that lets members pool their money and make a positive impact on our community through grants to nonprofits. This grant funding opportunity supports a wide range of nonprofit and community based projects.

NEXT GRANT CYCLE:  Summer 2022

Google Fiber Digital Inclusion Fund

Grantmaking fund to support digital inclusion in Huntsville, Alabama.

GRANT CYCLE OPENS: Thursday, September 9, 2021

GRANT CLOSES: Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 5:00 pm CST

Military Support Fund sponsored by Huntsville Championship's Redstone Row

GRANT CYCLE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

Grantmaking fund for projects supporting members of the military and their families.

NEXT GRANT CYCLE:  Summer 2022

Pathway to Sustainability Fund

GRANT CYCLE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

The Pathway to Sustainability Fund was established to support nonprofits as they build capacity through collaborative case management to move people from crisis to sustainability.

GRANT OPENS:  Tuesday, October 12

GRANT CLOSES:  Tuesday, November 16 at 5:00 pm CST

Racial Equity Fund

GRANT CYCLE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

The Racial Equity Fund will provide grant funding to address racial equity gaps in the following areas that affect quality of life:

- Criminal justice system
- Education and job readiness
- Health and wellness
- Income and wealth creation
- Neighborhoods and communities

NEXT GRANT CYCLE:  March 2022

Ruth and Lyle Taylor Endowment Fund

GRANT CYCLE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

Grantmaking endowment fund established by Lyle and Ruth Taylor to support historic preservation (2021), environmental conservation (2022), and civic engagement (2023)

NEXT GRANT CYCLE:  Spring 2022

Share Your Story Video Grant

GRANT CYCLE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

Video grant opportunity (formerly known as #WeBelieveHSV) for local nonprofit organizations that support low-income members of our community. 

NEXT GRANT CYCLE:  Summer 2022

Women's Philanthropy Society

GRANT CYCLE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

Each year the Women's Philanthropy Society awards one high-dollar grant to create systemic change around one key focus area facing women and families in our community.  For 2021, the focus was on education.

NEXT GRANT CYCLE:  Summer 2022


Section 2: Local Grant Opportunities

Avion Takes Action

CANVAS Be The Good Fund

Cintel Gives Fund

Crestwood Women's and Families Fund

ERC Helping Hands Fund

Intrepid Ideal Community Fund

Iron Mountain Employee Peaks Fund

Junior League of Huntsville Community Assistance Grants

MartinConnects Employee Giving Fund

Torch Helps Fund

Vector Wealth Strategies Community Impact Fund

If you have a concern about these  grant opportunities, please click here to learn more about the Community Foundation’s conflict resolution process.


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