The Foundation's eligibility requirements are as follows:
The organization or its fiscal agent must be tax exempt under Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. A fiscal agent must submit a letter of agreement. The fiscal agent must also submit the grant request with a project titled with the name of the organization.
The program or project must predominately serve the Greater Baton Rouge Region. However, funding for certain "statewide" projects may be considered; however, the project must serve the entire state without regional restrictions.
Funding requests must be for projects that are within our geographic areas of focus and address community issues, which fall within one of our four program areas of focus, and does not exceed our grant funding ceiling.