Beaches Community Fund

For the 2019-2020 grant cycle, grant applications are open to nonprofit organizations serving the Beaches communities from Mayport to Guana, east of the Intracoastal Waterway.

Preference is given to applications that address:

  • Early learning opportunities for low-income students (including access to high-quality early learning centers, support for early learning centers seeking to enhance quality and learning within their centers, and learning opportunities for young children available outside of early learning centers).
  • Supports for k-12 students (including in-school supports, afterschool and out-of-school-time programs, and enrichment programs for low-income students and at-risk students).
  • Access and affordability of basic needs (including nutritious food, affordable housing, shelter, health care, and behavioral health supports).
  • Access and affordability of essential transportation services.

Beaches Community Fund 2019-2020 Grant Timeline:

  • November 4, 2019 - January 13, 2020: Grant Applications online
  • January 13, 2020: Applications due by 5 p.m.
  • January - March, 2020: Site visits (to be scheduled with applicants)
  • May 2020: Grants announced



Learn more about the Beaches Community Fund, including a list of recent grants.

If you would like to speak with a staff member to determine whether your organization or program is eligible to receive funding from the Beaches Community Fund, please email Tracy Tousey at

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245 Riverside Avenue, Suite 310
Jacksonville, FL 32202

The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida

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