Birmingham Foundation to offer small grant program
As part of its celebration of 15 years of grantmaking in the South Pittsburgh area, the Birmingham Foundation is offering a micro grant program in January-March 2013.
The Board of Directors of the Birmingham Foundation have set aside $15,000 to be made available for micro grants to qualified 501©(3) nonprofit organizations serving the South Pittsburgh area. The grant funds may be utilized for special events, projects or capital expenses, such as computer or office equipment upgrades.
Grant awards will range from $500-$1,000 and are to be used over a three-month period. Applications will be accepted on the Birmingham Foundation website from January 8, 2013 through March 31, 2013. Grant funding decisions will be made based on relative need and organizational budget. More details and instructions on how to apply will be posted on the Foundation’s website.
For more information about the Birmingham Foundation including its history, grant guidelines, and to view foundation publications, visit its website at http://www.birminghamfoundation.org.