Who does the Foundation fund? +
• The Foundation will not make grants to individuals or for-profit organizations.
• In addition, the Foundation has a geographic limitation that requires that grant funds be used in Bexar County only.
What activities will the foundation fund? +
• The Foundation does not fund economic development, annual fund and fundraising event sponsorships (i.e. tables and teams), political or lobbying activities, or religious organizations for strictly sectarian purposes.
What will improve the chances of being funded? +
What is the size of the grants awarded annually? +
Will the foundation make multi-year grant awards? +
Will the Foundation Selection Committee conduct site visits? +
This will be a chance for Foundation Selection Committee or the staff member to gain a better understanding of the project or program, see first-hand who will be served, and assess the capacity of the potential grantee to carry out its objectives.
Does the Foundation have specific deadlines for Letters of Inquiry or grant proposals? +
How often does the Foundation’s Selection Committee meet to review grant proposals? +
How long does it take the Foundation to process a grant proposal? +
May an organization submit more than one request at a time? +
May an organization receive more than one grant per year? +
How many funding rounds will The Gordon Hartman Family Foundation have within a calendar year? +