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Letter of Interest Guiding Prompts - SOMA Cultural Anchor Fund
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SOMA Cultural Anchor Fund

Letter of Interest Guiding Prompts
Application Period Closed

There is no right or wrong LOI structure. We want to hear about your organization in your voice. Feel free to use the prompts below to guide how you address the scoring criteria. None of these questions are required in your response; they are simply suggestions.

MISSION FIT (20 POINTS)

Describe your organization’s focus on the practice, exhibition, or performance of creative activity, artistic expression, cultural preservation, and community healing, and how the mission is reflective of the communities served.

TRACK RECORD AND ORGANIZATIONAL IMPACT (20 POINTS): Tell us how your organization has meaningfully engaged the SOMA community before and during the 5M project, and share your organization’s most important accomplishments and the impact they’ve had on SOMA-based beneficiaries.

PROJECT’S LONG-TERM IMPACT ON ORGANIZATION (20 POINTS)

Tell us about your organization’s business model, funding sources, fixed costs, and cash flow, and how these may be strengthened by the proposed project.

PROJECT’S LONG-TERM IMPACT ON COMMUNITY (20 POINTS)

Explain how the proposed project will catalyze long-term anchoring for the SOMA community.

IMPACT OF 5M ON ORGANIZATION (20 POINTS)

Describe how the 5M development has negatively affected your organization and its beneficiaries, and what the future impact of the 5M project may be on your communities.

Submit a Letter of Interest here.

To view answers to common questions, visit the FAQs.

If you still cannot find the answer to your question, email grantmaking@communityvisionca.org.