Grantseekers

Aging Adults

For the 2024 grant cycle, grant applications are open to nonprofit organizations whose primary focus is support for aging adults or support for caregivers of aging adults.

Aging Adults Program Support

Our area is home to a growing population of aging adults, who face special challenges in their later years, as they seek to maintain a high quality of life on limited incomes. These grants focus on direct support for aging adults or support for caregivers of aging adults.

Grant Size: Up to $15,000

Application Opens April 15, 2024

Eligibility:

  • Nonprofit organizations with current 501(c)(3) status and a 2-year work history
  • Annual operating budget of $100,000 or above
  • Located in and serving Duval County, with some limited support available for services in Baker, Clay, Nassau, Putnam and St. Johns counties

We are unable to fund:

  • Athletic associations
  • Fundraising event sponsorships
  • Schools and school-based organizations (PTAs, boosters, etc)
  • Requests outside our region (must be in: Baker, Clay, Duval, Nassau or St. Johns counties, with a primary focus on Duval)
  • Programs promoting religious beliefs*
*Grants may be made to faith-based organizations for the non-religious programs offered to the broader community

A grant from The Community Foundation supported STEM coding curriculum for pre-Kindergarten students at the John Love Early Learning Center in the Historic Eastside. Photo: Duval County Public Schools

Timeline

  • April 15, 2024: Grant application opens
  • April 22, 2024 – May 30, 2024: We are here to help. If you need assistance with applying, either in-person, virtual, or by phone, please submit your appointment request here.
  • May 31, 2024: Applications due by 11:59 PM
  • September 1, 2024: Grants recipients notified
  • October 1, 2024 – December 31, 2025: Grant-funded projects must occur within this timeframe.

Application opens April 15, 2024

Here to Help

For more information, contact:

Janet Allen

Program Director

 

jallen@jaxcf.org

904.356.4483