Dade Community Foundation

Primary Contact: 
Ruth Shack, President
200 South Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33131
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Appears to fund organizations based in Florida, but has a history of allocating funding for the following states:  Minneapolis, Indiana, Georgia, Virginia, Kentucky, Texas, Ohio, North Carolina, New York, Maryland, California, Colorado, and Washington D.C.

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Application Procedures: 

All applicants are required to fill out the Foundations Grant Application.  The Grant Application must include a one page cover letter, a budget and budget narrative.

All applicants must provide a list of its governing officers/board of trustees, etc; a copy of their IRS (c)(3) 501 Determination letter, and a copy of the organization's charitable registration with the Florida's Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

All applicants must submit a copy of their most recent, audited financial statements.

For more information, please refer to the Foundation's website.


Funding Limitations Description: 

The Foundation does not allocate funding to individuals, nor for memberships, fundraising events, and/or memorials.

The Foundation rarely funds government based agencies.


Selected Grants: 

South Brevard area Interfaith Sponsoring Committee, Florida 2006:  $20,000

Gospel for Asia, Texas 2006:  $11,800

Miami Shores Presbyterian Church, Florida 2005:  $6,362


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