GALE (Gay and Lesbian Equity) Fund
STATUS: Not currently accepting applications
TIMELINE: Check back in the fall for deadline
REQUESTS: $500 to $3,000
DESCRIPTION: The GALE Fund was established at The Cape Cod Foundation in 1998 to support projects and programs that improve the lives of LGBTQ individuals and their families. The goal of its grants program is to encourage informed, relevant, collaborative, and effective programming about LGBTQ issues, responding to the most pressing needs identified by the community.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: The Fund seeks proposals that include, but are not limited to, activities and programs focusing on: Equal/Human/Civil Rights; Youth and Elders; Health Care; Arts and Culture; and Education. Advocacy for LGBTQ at-risk community members is a priority. Programs addressing LGBTQ immigration are also welcomed. Projects in which the people who are targeted in the proposal have a voice in the process, from conception and design to implementation and evaluation, receive special consideration.
LOI AND FULL GRANT APPLICATION: Use this link to submit information for all Letters of Inquiry and full grant applications.
Note About Profiles: Each organization can only have one profile. You will only need to create it once. Since multiple users can access this, please do not create multiple profiles. Once logged in, you will see the appropriate grant application on the APPLY page.
GRANT FAQS: Review frequently asked questions about eligibility and the application process.
GRANT TUTORIAL: Watch a video about the online grant management system.
ONLINE APPLICATION HELP: We recommend reviewing the online instructions and reference materials carefully before registering and starting your first application.
PAST GRANTS: 2018, 2019
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