Grants

Each year our membership discusses and chooses areas of focus within the non-profit sector.  The focus areas have been announced for the 2019/20 cycle.  The selected cycle runs Aug-May each year. This cycle, the areas of focus are:


  • Social and Human Services-including human trafficking, poverty and housing/shelter/homelessness
  • Health Related Issues-including mental health, addiction, disease disorders, chronic illness, disabilities and use of animals for therapy
  • Military, Veterans and their Families

Download the 2019/2020 LOI FORM & Guidelines for submission

To all Non-Profit organizations preparing submissions:  If you experience difficulties in preparing your LOI submission using our forms, please send us an email detailing your problems and we will use our best efforts to rectify the problems.  If you are unable to contact us, and experience difficulties with the electronic form, please print out the form and provide your answers and responses in a separate document, and submit it to us within the deadline.  

Thanks for your patience as we enter the digital age!

The RSFWF Grants Committee

In August each year, those organizations that serve a community in the one of the areas of focus are invited to send us their Letters of Intent.  These organizations must reside in San Diego County and be aligned with at least one of the following criteria:

  • Organization responds to an urgent or critical need
  • Organization is a BOLD new venture
  • Organization has new approach to time-worn problem

    Click on The Grant Process to learn about the season  timelines and procedures. The Past Grantees gives you a glimpse at the organizations we've funded in the past. 

     The Grant Process      Past Grantees

    Feel free to contact us if you have questions about the RSFWF grant process by email.


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