PLEASE NOTE: Due to overwhelming response, the application deadline for Impact and Capacity Grants has now been moved to noon CST on Friday, April 24.
The Kansas Health Foundation (KHF) is opening our annual Impact and Capacity Grant (ICG) Initiative to nonprofits across Kansas that work daily to improve health in our state as they respond to emergent needs resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. These nonprofits are eligible to request a one-year grant of up to $25,000 for organizational recovery, to maintain operational stability or to bolster support to communities and populations most impacted.
KHF’s ICG funds of $2M are available between April 13, 2020 and April 24, 2020 at noon CST. Applicants can expect to be notified within 15 business days of submitting a proposal whether the proposal is being funded.
These funds support two categories of efforts:
In reviewing proposals, consideration is given to:
Funding is not available for:
Eligible applicants are qualifying Kansas organizations whose missions align with KHF’s to improve the health of Kansans and are classified as:
All proposals must be submitted through KHF’s online grantmaking portal. To access and submit a proposal, applicants must have previously created a user account for the portal. If they do not have a current user account, applicants can create a one by registering here.*
Within the proposal, applicants will be asked for the following information:
To learn more about the 2020 Impact and Capacity Grants Initiative, please read through the details of the Request For Proposals and review the Frequently Asked Questions.
Please contact the following KHF staff members with questions:
*Due to the high volume of portal registration requests KHF typically receives, we recommend requesting access at least two days before you plan to submit a proposal.
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