Carlsbad Charitable Foundation Announces Grants Available to Support COVID-19 Relief and Recovery

Press Release from The San Diego Foundation

October 30, 2020 – San Diego, CA – Carlsbad Charitable Foundation (CCF), an affiliate of The San Diego Foundation, today announced a call for applications for its 2021-2022 grantmaking. In its 14th grant cycle, CCF will invest in programs which support COVID-19 recovery and relief efforts for Carlsbad residents.

CCF will prioritize applications that assist and support all aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic, such as food security, homelessness, education and childcare, to name a few examples. In addition, CCF will consider proposals from nonprofit organizations whose core mission is to serve the Carlsbad community that has been severely impacted as a result of COVID-19. Eligible nonprofits may submit a request for projects ranging from $10,000 to $50,000. Application guidelines are available here.

For program questions, please contact Estela Mitrani at estelam@sdfoundation.org. For more information about the online application, contact Kerri Favela at kerri@sdfoundation.org. The deadline to apply is December 7, 2020.

Since 2008, CCF has granted more than $900,000 to over 50 programs helping grow a more vibrant community so that families today, as well as the next generation of Carlsbad residents, have a place they are proud to call home.


About the Carlsbad Charitable Foundation & the Regional Affiliate Program

The Regional Affiliate program, including the Carlsbad Charitable Foundation, was established by The San Diego Foundation to create a regional network of affiliate foundations by leveraging local leadership, building endowments, increasing impactful philanthropy, and promoting civic engagement. Affiliates reside in Carlsbad, Chula Vista, Escondido, La Jolla, Oceanside, Ramona, Rancho Bernardo, and 4S Ranch-Del Sur. The Regional Affiliate program has exceeded 1,000 members, established endowments of more than $5 million overall, and granted more than $6 million in total to nonprofit organizations throughout the region.

About The San Diego Foundation

The San Diego Foundation inspires enduring philanthropy and enables community solutions to improve quality of life in our region. For more than 40 years, The Foundation and our donors have granted more than $1.2 billion to support nonprofit organizations and strengthen our San Diego community. Learn more at SDFoundation.org and consider a donation to the San Diego COVID-19 Community Response Fund, helping nonprofits and San Diegans affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

Contact

Justin Nunez, The San Diego Foundation, 336-254-7056, justin@sdfoundation.org