This web site provides background information on the Ira W. DeCamp Foundation. The DeCamp Foundation was established in 1970 by Elizabeth DeCamp McInery in memory of her late husband Ira W. DeCamp.
Over the past 20 years, the DeCamp Foundation's grantmaking has supported a wide array of organizations within three major program areas: health, social services and education. Grants have been concentrated in the New York metropolitan area.
| ||The foundation's grantmaking currently focuses on three areas:|
| ||New York City|
| ||No grants are made to individuals, private foundations, or for matching gifts or loans. No grants are made to endowments, scholarships, or fellowships.|
| ||Organizations must be classified by the Internal Revenue Service as public charities and tax-exempt under section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
| ||Grants will be reviewed in the spring and fall. Submission deadlines are March 15th and July 15th (Please have proposals postmarked by these dates or the next business day).|
| ||Capacity-building, project, and capital.|
| ||Sole Trustee|
| ||If after reading the Funding Interest guidelines you find a fit with your organization, please send a cover letter and proposal with checklist items to the appropriate individual as listed on our Contact page.|