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Grants Provided

 

annual commitment

Organizations focusing on the educational achievement of children and youth are provided funding for program, operational, capital, and capacity building needs based on the decisions of the Board of Directors. The Foundation funds on an annual cycle and has two grant review periods a year as outlined in the application process section of this web site. Over the nearly 60  years that Conn Memorial Foundation has been in existence, the Foundation has provided over $32,000,000 in grants to local organizations.  Each year the Foundation provides approximately 30 to 40 grants totaling nearly $1,000,000.00 annually. A list of many of the agencies, organizations and projects that have received support from the Foundation are listed below.

funded agencies:

A Brighter Community; Academy Prep; Alpha House of Tampa; Big Brothers & Big Sisters; Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay; Boy Scouts of America/Gulf Ridge; Centre for  Girls; Champions for Children; Children's Home; Community Tampa Bay; Computer Mentors; Connected by 25; CornerStone Kids; Cornerstone Ministries; Corporation to Develop Communities; Devereux; Dream Center; Easter Seals; Feeding America; Florida Philanthropic Network; Frameworks; Girl Scouts; Hillsborough Education Foundation; I Matter Too; Layla's House;  Nonprofit Leadership Center Tampa Bay;  Metropolitan Ministries; OASIS;  PCAT; Powerstories Theatre; St. John Presbyterian Learning Center; St. Peter Claver School; Seniors in Service; Skills Center;  UCP; Voices for Children; Wimauma Academy; YMCA; Tampa Urban Young Life .

Scholarships are provided to organizations, not individuals, to further the mission of building both individual and organizational capacity.

our scholarship partners include:

Boys & Girls Clubs; Monterey High School (LA); NLC/UT Nonprofit Management 

Step 1 - Review

Step 2 - Letter of Intent

  • Submit Letter of Intent
    (online)  You will receive an auto reply if you have successfully submitted your Letter.  If you have any problems or concerns, please call Beth Doyle, Grant Director, as soon as possible.  813-554-1210.
  • Letters Reviewed by Conn Foundation
  • Accept/Decline Emails Sent

Step 3 - Application

  • Submit Application
    (online / by invitation only)  You will receive an auto reply if you have successfully submitted your Application.  If you have any problems or concerns, please call Beth Doyle, Grant Director, as soon as possible.  813-554-1210.
  • Submit Supporting Documents
    (online / only required for the General Grant Application)
  • Applications and Documentation Reviewed by Conn Foundation
  • Site Visits by Conn Foundation
  • Accept/Decline Letters Sent

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