Private Funder: Costco Wholesale; Program: Program Grants; Funding Focus: Children, youth, education, health/human services; Geographic Focus: National (communities with Costco stores; for location information, please visit http://tinyurl.com/ynv7tm); Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits; Funding: Multiple awards (the company will only fund up to 10% of a grant project); Deadline: Costco accepts and reviews grant applications throughout the year.
Summary: Wholesaler wants to be funding partner, not sole funder. The food warehouse chain focuses funding on programs supporting children, education and health and human services. The company has different processes for local, regional and national funding. A handy FAQ is here: http://tinyurl.com/nzuayz6