To serve the needs of homeless persons.
Limited to programs that assist the homeless.
There are no geographic limitations; however, the foundation has a practice of primarily supporting organizations located in St. Joseph County, Indiana and Ann Arbor, Michigan.
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The Tom F. Bunge Charitable Trust supports organizations in St. Joseph County, Indiana, and Ann Arbor, Michigan that serve the needs of the homeless.
- To be eligible, organizations must qualify as exempt organizations under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
- Applications must be submitted through the online grant application form or alternative accessible application designed for assistive technology users.
Average grant size: $2,500 to $15,000
Average number of grants per year: 10
Average total giving per year: $50,000
Application period and deadlines
Applications are accepted year-round. Applications must be submitted by June 1 to be reviewed at the annual grant meeting that occurs in July.
Applicants will receive an automated email confirming their submission. Grant decisions are generally communicated by August for applications received by the deadline.
Required agreements and reports
Periodic progress reports and final reports may be required for funded projects.
About the Foundation
Tom F. Bunge, a resident of St. Joseph County, Indiana, created the Tom F. Bunge Charitable Trust to serve the needs of homeless persons. Mr. Bunge passed away on January 5, 1991.