Organization must be a 501c3 non-profit.
Organization must meet the grant guidelines for eligibility.
Grant range - $500-$10,000
Up to $2,000-Small, local size organizations focused on one community
Up to $10,000 – Mid to large organizations working across multiple communities
Grants are considered for new and existing programs that fall within the description guidelines and requests funding that clearly demonstrates improvement in response efforts to urgent needs of the community.
All applications must include a project budget indicating how the grant will be spent.
Applications will not be accepted requesting basic operating expenses.
The project must be geographically located in the BGE service territory.
All awarded grantees must submit a brief report within 8 months of receiving funds detailing expenditures of the grant.
BGE employee engagement is preferred but not required.