Make sure to connect directly what you currently do and what you want to accomplish with the requested funding.
Make sure to connect directly what you currently do and what you want to accomplish with the requested funding.If you are approaching other agencies or nonprofits for support of this project, mention them in a brief paragraph.
The request will range from $250,000 to $350,000 dollars.
(The grant program allows up to $400,000 in requests.
This project is our first outreach to senior women in their homes.
We are finding more and more senior women stay in their homes when they cannot get out to visit facilities such as our Senior Center.
We hope to determine your interest in receiving a full proposal for our Any City Senior Center's Women's Outreach Pilot Program.
We are respectfully requesting your consideration of a grant of ,000.You can see additional samples of letters of inquiry in the Foundation Center's excellent book, "The Foundation Center's Guide to Winning Proposals".Thank you for reading this letter of inquiry to your Anywhere Community Foundation.The following template will help you assemble one quickly.The italics indicate instructions and the bold fields. Dear Contact Person: This letter is inform you that the ABC Non-profit intends to apply for the Name of Grant Program by the month, date, year deadline.An LOI may be your best chance to make a good first impression.You might draw the elements of the LOI from a grant proposal that you have already written, even one that may be already partially funded.Or you could use the information you are in the process of putting together for a potential proposal.The introduction should be a short executive summary.It includes the name of your organization, the amount of money requested, and a description of the project.You'll want to explain how the project fits with the funder's guidelines and funding interests.