Request edit access
COX CHARITIES NORTHEAST 2023 COMMUNITY GRANT APPLICATION
Cox Charities Community Grants support non-profit organizations providing STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) learning programs and opportunities.  Applications will be accepted electronically from November 16, 2022 to January 18, 2023 at 5pm EST.  No late applications will be accepted.  

Organizations that have been funded by Cox Charities in past two years consecutively (i.e. 2021 AND 2022) will not be eligible for this round of funding.  
 
To be considered for funding, all proposed programs must:

Be managed by an organization with current exemption under 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.

Focus on increasing achievement in science, technology, engineering, arts or math (STEAM).

Provide programming to middle or high school students.

Meet regularly throughout the school year; summer programs should take place a minimum of six weeks. One-time events will not be considered.

Exhibit how the funding (ranging from $5,000 to $10,000) will be used in a cost-effective manner, including the number of youth who will benefit from the grant.

Serve areas within Cox’s Northeast service areas: The State of Rhode Island, excluding Block Island; the following 19 cities and towns in Connecticut: Meriden, Cheshire, Southington, East Granby, East Windsor, Enfield, Granby, Hartland, Somers, Stafford, Suffield, Union, Windsor Locks, Manchester, Glastonbury, Newington, Rocky Hill, South Windsor, and Wethersfield; and 10 communities around Cleveland, Ohio; Broadview Heights, Brooklyn Heights, Fairview Park, Lakewood, Olmsted Falls, Olmsted Township, Parma, Parma Heights, Rocky River and Seven Hills.

2022 Community Grant recipients must include a one-page report from the previous year. Proposals that do not include the previous year’s outcome measures will not be reviewed.

Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

Limitations: Cox does not provide support to:
Individuals
Political campaigns
Labor or fraternal organizations
Association chapters
Religious organizations
Endowment funds or foundations
Other limitations may apply and will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Cox plans to award nearly $140,000 in grants to nonprofits in our region. Proposals are reviewed by the Cox Charities Community Advisory Committee, comprised of area civic, business,  community leaders and Cox employees.  For more information, visit coxcharitiesne.org or contact rosaura.fernandez@cox.com or rebekah.harrimanstites@cox.com. Grant announcements will be made in May 2023.

Sign in to Google to save your progress. Learn more
Email *
Organization Name (As it appears on 501(c)(3) documentation) *
Street Address *
City/Town *
State *
Zip Code *
Website
Phone Number *
Executive Director Name *
Contact Person *
Contact Phone (if different from above)
Contact Email Address
Mission of Organization *
Program Name *
Cox Charities Funds Requested *
Please input the total amount of funds requested (not to exceed $10,000)
Geographic Area Served *
Please specify the City/Towns you will serve. 

Note:  Your program must serve residents of communities in the Cox Northeast region, including:  The State of Rhode Island, excluding Block Island; the following 19 cities and towns in Connecticut: Meriden, Cheshire, Southington, East Granby, East Windsor, Enfield, Granby, Hartland, Somers, Stafford, Suffield, Union, Windsor Locks, Manchester, Glastonbury, Newington, Rocky Hill, South Windsor, and Wethersfield; and 10 cities in Cleveland, Ohio; Broadview Heights, Brooklyn Heights, Fairview Park, Lakewood, Olmsted Falls, Olmsted Township, Parma, Parma Heights, Rocky River and Seven Hills
How many residents from communities in the Cox Northeast Region will your program serve annually? *
Detailed Description of Program *
Expected outcome/results *
Be sure to include SMART (specific, measurable, achievable, relevant, and time-bound) objectives and tactics that will be used to measure success.  Tips on writing SMART objectives can be found here: https://www.professionalgrantwriter.org/objectives-smart
Project Timeline *
2021 Community Grant recipients must include an outcome report from the previous year. Proposals that do not include the previous year’s outcome measures will not be reviewed.
Please merge the following documents into a single PDF and email to rebekah.harrimanstites@cox.com      *
1. Copy of the most recent IRS 501 (C) (3) tax exempt determination letter.                                                                  2. Budget for the program being considered.                                                                                                                        3. Letter of support from other partners.                                                                                                                              4. List of corporations/foundations that have given to the organization in the last year and amount granted.       5. List the organization’s members of board of directors, including principal business or professional affiliation of each.  

Have you submitted your attachments via email?      
A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.
Submit
Clear form
Never submit passwords through Google Forms.
reCAPTCHA
This content is neither created nor endorsed by Google. Report Abuse - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy