Are you a nonprofit interested in applying for a grant?
Our grant focus areas include Health & Wellness, Arts & Culture, Environmental, Family, and Education.
Our concept is simple:
Impact 100 Macomb will be accepting grant applications soon, which will go through an extensive review process.
Organizations eligible to apply for the Impact100 Macomb County grant must:
Be classified as a “Public Charity” with tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code
Be in possession of just-prepared external financial reviews for submission if the revenues of the nonprofit are less than $525k for the most recent prior year; if revenue is over $525K, audited statements are required for submission
Maintain operating budget at $250,000
Note: More than one organization may collaborate with others on a project, but each organization must meet the above criteria.
Projects eligible for the Impact100 Macomb County grant must:
Predominantly serve residents of Macomb County
Have a measurable high impact on beneficiaries
Demonstrate a sustainable plan
Meet minimum budget requirements
Expend the funds within 36 months
Note: Impact 100 Macomb County will not provide grants for: debt reduction; relief of operating deficits; interim or bridge funding; endowment funding; individuals or private foundations; activities that are partisan, legislative, or political in nature; fraternal, sectarian, or religious organizations, unless the project benefits the broader community; fund drives; annual appeals; fundraising events; or general capital campaigns unrelated to a specific project.
Timeline of Key Dates
April 26: Letter of Intent available online
May 1: 1st Grant Application Workshop for Non-profits
May 6: 2nd Grant Application Workshop for Non-profits (if needed)
May 10: Online Letter of Intent deadline (midnight)
May 15: Grant application available online for non-profits to complete
June 28: Online application deadline (midnight)
Sept 20: Finalists announced to membership and posted via social media/website
Oct 26**: Membership vote to select grant recipient at Impact 100 Macomb County Annual Meeting
**Subject to change