Nehemiah Community Foundation

424 North 7TH Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
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The foundation seeks to support faith-based and community-based organizations with focus on education, job training, housing, community service, and development. 

The foundation also provides individual grants for scholarships and loans.

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Average Grant Range: 

$1,000 - $3,000

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Application Procedures: 

Individual applicants for scholarships can only be considered if:

  • if they are seniors in high school
  • come from economically disadvantaged families (must provide verification)
  • minimum overall GPA of 3.0
  • must provide an official high school transcript
  • active in community service or social service in school or local community
  • provide a letter of recommendation as well as an application letter
  • be accepted in an accredited college or university (must have written proof)


Selected Grants: 

$7,500 to CCDA;$7,500 to MLK365; $1,000 to Habitat for Humanity Sacramento; $1,000 to Gifts to Share, Inc.;

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