Newman's Own Awards (Opportunities to Improve Quality of Life for Military Families)

Grant

  • Type: Foundations
  • Source: Fisher House Foundation
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Award

  • Award Min: $0.00
  • Award Max: $25,000.00
  • Quantity: Unknown

Timing

  • Deadline: May 01, 2013

Eligibility:
Your organization must be comprised primarily of volunteers, and/or be a not-for-profit organization as defined in Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Service Code
• The project or program must improve the quality of life for Active Duty, Reserve, and Guard, Veterans and their families
• Any organizations proposing programs that will affect or take place on a Department of Defense installation will be asked to present documentation that their programs are approved for operation on a Department of Defense installation by the installation commander or the commander’s designee
• Newman’s Own Award grant funds cannot be used to pay salaries or wages

Purpose:
Every Day, Service Members, Veterans, And Their Families Rise To The Challenge Of Maintaining A Healthy Lifestyle While Facing The Unique Trials That Come With Having Dedicated Their Lives In Service To Our Nation. These Families Often Face Long Deployments And Separation, And Many Must Cope With The Long-term Effects Associated With Service.

Newman's Own, Fisher House Foundation, And Military Times (Gannett Government Media Corporation) Join Together In Presenting $100,000 In Grants To The Most Creative Military Quality Of Life Improvement Plans. Complete The Online Application And Tell Us About Your Innovative Idea To Improve The Quality Of Life For Military Families, And Your Organization Could Be Awarded Up To $25,000 In Funding.

Additional Info:
Further questions concerning eligibility should be directed to Vicki Reeping: 1-888-294-8560 or vreeping@fisherhouse.org