Application Procedure

A letter of inquiry of no more than three (3) pages (Arial-font/12-point minimum) should be sent electronically to the Trust (or if necessary, it may be sent by mail). This letter should include a description of the project for which you are seeking funding, its intended beneficiaries, its impact in the short and long terms, and how it fits with the criteria listed above.

A separate one (1)-page, line item budget is required, along with a budget narrative that summarizes the project, including the total cost of the project, other donors/sources of revenue needed and/or secured to complete the project. Also include a list of the organization's board members and their affiliations. Please describe the organizationís plan for sustaining the project beyond the grant requested from the Trust.

The organizationís full contact information and that of any other key partners in the proposed project, along with a tax-exempt status letter, should also be attached to the letter of inquiry.

Please send letters of inquiry and all other correspondence to Dr. Linda K. Jacobs.

By email:

or by mail:

Steven J. Wohl, Esq.
445 Hamilton Ave., Suite 1102
White Plains, NY 10601

Only organizations meeting all criteria and deemed appropriate will be asked to provide a full proposal. Follow-up inquires will be initiated by the Trust or its representatives; invitations to submit full proposals, including additional funding guidelines, will be communicated directly to applicants (no phone calls, please).