Foundation / Corporation
Grants for the Arts (GFTA)
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Grants to California nonprofit organizations that provide arts programming in eligible regions for organizational support. Funding is intended to support arts organizations in presenting public art displays and performances that benefit the local area. Grants are intended to be used for needs defined by the grantee and at the grantee’s discretion. Organizations must be located in the City and/or County of San Francisco.
Grant for the Arts (GFTA’s) mission is to promote the City by supporting the arts. This is accomplished by supporting arts organizations’ general operating expenses.
GFTA strives to be a stable, dependable resource for organizations that successfully meet its funding criteria and align with the GFTA’s mission promoting vibrancy, transparency, accountability, and equity in the City; and, is committed to supporting the full spectrum of arts organizations in San Francisco.
GrantWatch ID#: 182347
According to the organization’s budget size, the following list are the goal amounts of support that GFTA tries to reach.
- Budgets of under $350,000 - 15%.
- Budgets of more than $350,000 but less than $750,000 - 10%.
- Budgets of more than $750,000 but less than $1,000,000 - 8%.
- Budgets of more than $1,000,000 but less than $3,000,000 - 6%.
- Budgets of more than $3,000,000 but less than $10,000,000 - 5%
- Budgets of more than $10,000,000 but less than $25,000,000 - 2%
- Budgets of more than $25,000,000 - up to 1%
There is no limit to the number of years a group can continue to receive funds.
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