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Community Impact Grants

In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Facility
Improvements that Enhance Public Health in Communities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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The Home Depot Foundation

Deadline Date:

12/31/19 - Applications will be accepted through December 31.


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In-kind grants valued up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and public agencies for capital improvements that will enhance the public health of local communities. The primary goal is to provide funding and volunteer opportunities to support the renovation, retrofitting, refurbishment, accessibility modifications, and/or weatherization of existing centers, homes, schools, and other similar facilities. Grants are given in the form of gift cards for the purchase of tools, materials, or services.

Proposals for the following community improvement activities will be considered:

- Repairs, refurbishments, and modifications specific to ADA compliance or safety regulations to low-income and/or transitional housing, or community facilities (schools, community centers, senior centers, etc.)

- Weatherizing or increasing energy efficiency of low-income and/or transitional housing, or community facilities

- Engage community members as volunteers to help other veterans in their community through service projects focusing on the renovation, repair, and improvement of homes and other properties.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 167335

Term of Contract:

Projects must be completed within six months following notification that the grant has been awarded.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

- Only IRS-registered 501c designated organizations and tax-exempt public service agencies (e.g. Police/Fire Departments) in the U.S. are eligible to apply.
- Grants must support work completed by community volunteers in the U.S.
- Organizations who have received funding through The Home Depot Foundation’s Community Impact Grant Program must wait 12 months after notification of award before applying for additional grants through this program.
- Organizations must be in existence for at least one year.
- Organizations should be willing to submit stories and pictures of the project upon completion.

The Foundation DOES NOT make grants to support the following:

- Nonprofit organizations that have been in existence for less than one year
- Churches and religious organizations whose improvement project primarily serves their congregation and not the overall community
- Scholarships or other direct support to individuals or families
- Fraternal, political, labor, athletic or social organizations, civic clubs, candidates or projects
- Fundraising sponsorship or prizes for events such as conferences, festivals, dinners, sports competitions, art exhibits, fundraisers (e.g. dinners, walks/runs/relays, golf tournaments, and auctions)
- Requests for The Home Depot’s Kids Workshop kits and/or aprons
- Capital campaigns, endowments or endowed chairs
- Film, music, television, video or media production projects or broadcast underwriting
- Goodwill advertising or marketing
- Any other support that does not meet the IRS’s definition of a charitable purpose.

Pre-Application Information:

This is a rolling application process. This application is scheduled to be open through December 31, 2019. You will receive a decision on your application within six weeks of submission.

Your project must begin within 6-12 weeks of application submission and be completed within the next 6 months. Please time your submission accordingly.

If your organization is a school, park, community center or any organization being funded by local government, please use the link for "Government Funded Organizations" below.

Contact Information:

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

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