Community Foundation of St. Joseph County

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Senior Living Initiative Grant Program

Senior Living Initiative

CFSJC Laidig Scholar interning 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

Senior Living Initiative Process Information Links 

  1. Review Senior Living Initiative grant guidelines carefully before applying. 
  2. All Senior Living Initiative applications must be submitted through the Foundation's online grant system. Applications will open in the online system 6 weeks prior to each deadline.
  3. If needed, you may use the Foundation's budget template for your application. (View a sample budget here.)

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