The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, is accepting applications to its 11th annual Housing for Everyone grant competition.
Deadline: Sept. 2.
This year, the program will support projects/programs that fall within the theme of Affordable Housing for Single Parent Families. Applications must highlight the ways in which funding will create new or preserve existing units of safe, clean, physically accessible affordable rental housing for families headed by a single individual (i.e., parent, grandparent, guardian). Applications need to include details on access to medical and health services; proximity to schools, employment opportunities, day care centers, shopping, community and transportation services; and adaptability to the changing needs of today’s families.
Through the program, 25 organizations operating within TD Bank’s corporate footprint from Maine to Florida will each be awarded a $100,000 grant. The foundation made $17 million in grants last year.
Geographic focus: : Connecticut; Delaware; District Of Columbia; Florida; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New York; North Carolina; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; Vermont; and Virginia.
To be eligible, organizations must be tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) and promote affordable housing for low- to moderate-income individuals.
Info: http://goo.gl/CZfQgc for complete program guidelines and application instructions.