Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Adams Legacy Foundation Grant

Grants to California and Ohio Nonprofits for
Hands-On Programs that Focus on Nature

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Adams Legacy Foundation

LOI Date:

10/15/18

Deadline Date:

01/15/19

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $20,000 to California and Ohio nonprofits for long-term outdoor programs focused on nature. A Letter of Inquiry is required before submitting a full application. Funding will be awarded to programs that connect nature to the areas of education, conservation of land and wildlife, art and architecture, food and clean water systems, and the re-integration of military personnel into civilian life.

The 2016-2020 Grant Cycle of the Adams Legacy Foundation will be focused on the power of NATURE as a source of renewal, delight, education, nourishment, healing, and hope--for individuals, family, and the community.

The Foundation is interested in programs and projects that are:

- Outdoors / in open space / wilderness / possibly camps
- Away from electronics
- Experiential / hands on
- Immersive experiences
- Unstructured / allow for free/personal time
- Inquiry based
- Longer term (i.e. longer than a couple of hours, usually over a couple of days)
- Supportive of open space preservation

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 174270

Estimated Size of Grant:

Typical grants are in the $5,000 to $20,000 range.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

501(c)3 nonprofit organizations that believe its mission is a match for the Foundation are welcome to apply.

The Foundation will only fund nonprofit organizations that reside in either California or Ohio, unless an organization is invited to apply by a Board or Grant Committee Member.

The Foundation is NOT interested in programs and projects that are:

- Environmental/Ecology education (i.e. technical, structured, classroom-type experiences)
- Environmental advocacy​
- Structured / classroom-type experiences
- Short-term / one-time

Pre-Application Information:

Letters of Inquiry may be submitted any time between April 15 and October 15.

All LOIs are processed after October 15 and are responded to by November 15.

If LOI is approved, applicants may complete the online grant application.
-Applications are due on or before January 15
-Decisions will be made and grantees notified by mid-March

Focus areas: http://www.adamslegacyfoundation.org/index.html
About the Foundation: http://www.adamslegacyfoundation.org/BeliefStatement.html
Registration Tutorial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etScRJXC2bE
Workflow Tutorial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sYIBIKyW83Y

Contact Information:

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

To apply: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=adamslegacyfoundation

Foundation Office:
5300 E. Vista St.
Long Beach, CA 90803
(562)431-0011

Blair Carty, Executive Director
Email: bcarty@adamslegacyfoundation.org

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: California;   Ohio