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Sheldon Family Foundation

Application for the Sheldon Family Foundation 2023 Grant Cycle Open April 15th, 2023

Beginning April 15th, 2023 The Sheldon Family Foundation at the Scranton Area Community Foundation is seeking applications from nonprofit organizations for its 2023 grant cycle. The Sheldon Family Foundation will award grant funding to nonprofit organizations in the following focus areas:

Arts
Natural Resources and Conservation
Parks and Open Spaces
Animal Welfare and Protection
Libraries and Historical Societies
Child Advocacy

Applicants must be 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations serving people residing or visiting the counties located in the Endless Mountains region, including Bradford, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna, Sullivan, and Wyoming Counties.

Grant applications for the Sheldon Family Foundation will be accepted through the online grants portal at the Scranton Area Community Foundation until Thursday, June 1st, 2023.

To begin the grant application process, create or login to your account by entering the following information:

A username that is an email address
Your contact information
Your organization’s information, including the EIN/Tax ID number (required)
Contact information for the organization’s Executive Officer

Please note that the Sheldon Family Foundation will ONLY accept grant requests through the online portal at the Scranton Area Community Foundation. No paper or emailed applications will be accepted.

Questions about the grant application process for the Sheldon Family Foundation? Please email us at grants@safdn.org.

The Sheldon Family Foundation was established at the Scranton Area Community Foundation in 2019 to enrich the lives of peoples residing or visiting Lackawanna county or the Endless Mountains region, including Bradford, Wyoming, Susquehanna, Sullivan, and Luzerne counties.

The Sheldon Family Foundation focuses on providing funding for arts, natural resources and conservation, parks and open spaces, animal welfare and protection, libraries and historical societies, and child advocacy.

The Sheldon Family Foundation is administered by the Scranton Area Community Foundation.

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