For Immediate Release

October 5, 2019 – San Diego, CA – Chula Vista Charitable Foundation (CVCF), an affiliate of The San Diego Foundation, today announced a call for grant applications from nonprofit organizations. In its 11th grant cycle, CVCF invites organizations and agencies to submit proposals for programs which support COVID-19 recovery and relief efforts.

Eligible nonprofit organizations serving Chula Vista may submit proposals for programs up to $60,000. Programs should be practical, achievable within a 12-month time frame. Grant guidelines are available here.

Chula Vista has been one of the hardest hit regions of the pandemic. According to San Diego County data, Chula Vista has experienced some of the highest rates of infection in the region since March and families continue to face challenges stemming from the crisis. The CVCF grants will play a critical role in addressing the economic and health impacts of COVID-19.

Organizations can access the grant application here. The deadline for applications is Monday, November 2 at 5:00pm. For more information about the Chula Vista online application, visit or contact Estela Mitrani at