The Bunnelle Foundation offers Grants for the Common Good in two cycles every year, Spring & Fall. This is a competitive program for organizations working in Georgetown County, South Carolina.
Requests may be made for up to $15,000. Funding is available for general operating or special project support.
1. ELIGIBILITY QUIZ & LETTER OF INTENT
The first section of the Letter of Intent submission form will help you determine your organization’s eligibility for the Grant for the Common Good program. After you submit your Letter of Intent, Foundation staff will evaluate it. If your proposal is approved, we will invite you to submit a full application.
2. FULL APPLICATION
We will contact you via email to invite you to submit a full application. The application form allows you to further explain your proposal and requests detailed information about the organization.
3. SITE VISIT
We will visit every applicant organization. This visit with your organization gives staff and committee members a chance to meet with key members of your staff and board. The organizations are afforded the opportunity to show us your passion and how and where you do your work. Read more about preparing for a site visit.
4. EVALUATION & DECISION
Staff and a community-based Allocations Committee will read and evaluate all applications. The Committee will develop funding recommendations for the Foundation Board of Directors, who will make final funding decisions.
Grant requests are accepted online through our Grant Portal.