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Angel Fund for Small Nonprofits Grant

Grants to Florida Nonprofits for Programs
Benefiting Residents of Eligible Counties

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Community Foundation of Collier County

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Grants of up to $15,000 to Florida nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support programs and services provided by startup- and modest-sized nonprofits in the areas of education and basic human needs. Requests for general operating support directly related to the program’s impact will also be accepted. Funding may be requested for programs, general operational support, or COVID-19 related relief. Funded activities must serve the residents of Collier County.

The Angel Fund for Small Nonprofits is a Giving Circle that provides grants to start-up or small, established nonprofits. 

The Community Foundation of Collier County’s strategic plan ties its grantmaking to relevant community information from the Vital Signs report found on the website, the most recent Community Needs Assessment funded by the Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation (see, as well as other reports.

Programs and projects must demonstrate strong measurable outcomes. .

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 185260

Estimated Size of Grant:

The Angel Fund for Small Nonprofits provides grants of $5,000 – $15,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Angel Fund for Small Nonprofits is a Giving Circle that provides grants to start-up or small, established nonprofits. Organizations must have an operating budget of $1 million or less, provide services that support basic human needs and/or educational services, and serve Collier County residents.

Eligibility Guidelines:
- Applicant must be a tax-exempt 501(c)3 organization serving Collier County, FL residents
- Applicant organization must be in operation a minimum of two years since Effective Date of Exemption listed on the IRS letter of determination
- Applications must be relevant to Collier County
- Applicants must agree to the Community Foundation’s Statement of Diversity (see Supporting Documents below).

The Foundation does not fund the following:

- Grants to individuals
- Conduit organizations that fund unrelated charities
- Political campaigns
- Lobbying
- Scholarly research
- Annual campaigns
- Event Sponsorships
- Team or sport travel
- Travel-related expenses
- Organizations not serving Collier County, Florida

Pre-proposal Conference:

A webinar will be hosted in the near future. Please join the webinar to learn more about the new grants process, new deadlines, and more. Check the website for dates and a link to the meeting.

Pre-Application Information:

Application is open May 1 – 22, 2020.

If you are uncertain whether your program is eligible, please first review all the guidelines below. If you are still uncertain, email Laura Simmelink to schedule a conversation before beginning an application.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Laura Simmelink
Senior Director of Programs

Community Foundation of Collier County
1110 Pine Ridge Road, Suite 200
Naples, Florida 34108

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