Community Foundation of St. Joseph County

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Senior Living Initiative Grant Program

Senior Living Initiative

CFSJC Laidig Community Service Scholar Becca Shoue, who interned with Holy Cross Village

The purpose of this initiative is to support quality programs and services that local seniors need to remain healthy, safe, independent and engaged.    Projects will be considered that look to make a meaningful impact while promoting dignity, independence, and quality of life.  

Charities that are dedicated to meeting senior living and related needs are encouraged to apply for funding.

Application deadlines: May 1 and November 1
Please note if the grant deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, the application is due the next business day at 9:00 a.m. and should be sent to


  1. Download the Senior Living Initiative Grant Guidelines (PDF). Email submission now required.
  2. Download the Senior Living Initiative Grant Cover Sheet (PDF).
  3. Download the Budget Template to assist with your grant application project budget. 

Please contact the Community Foundation's Program staff if you have any questions.