Walters Family Foundation

How To Apply For A Grant

To apply for a grant from The Walters Family Foundation, please provide the following information in a PDF or WORD document:

  1. Use company stationery containing your letterhead.  Requests on simple copy paper will not be accepted.
  2. Include the title, address, & phone number of your organization.
  3. Include the name and title of the person submitting the request.
  4. Describe what your organization does.
  5. Describe specifically what the needs are.
  6. Specify the amount that is being requested.
  7. Specifically, list how the funds will be utilized.
  8. For each request, include the documentation of the organization's Federal EIN number.
  9. Identify that you are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
  10. Please keep your requests to no more than two pages in length.
  11. Supporting documents may be submitted such as digitized brochures that further describe your organization as well as yearly budgets or other financial data.
  12. Identify if you are part of a larger organization (state, national, or international organization).

Failure to include all of the above may delay the consideration of your request

Requests are considered by the Board of Directors two times a year, at the Annual and Semi-Annual Board Meetings, generally held in February and August of each year.  Requests must be submitted by January 15 and July 15 of each year to be considered at the following meeting.  For appropriately completed requests that are submitted in a timely manner, a determination letter will be sent after the request has been reviewed by the board as to the disposition and decision of the board.

Requests by phone, fax, or mail (including UPS & FedEx) are not generally accepted.  If you send a correspondence to the corporate office, your request may be delayed or not considered.  So, please complete the above information as outlined for appropriate consideration by the Walters Family Foundation Board.  Thank you for giving the Walters Family Foundation an opportunity to learn more about your organization and the opportunities you provide for us to contribute.

Please send requests in PDF or MS WORD formats to: grant.request@waltersfamilyfoundation.org