Jerome and Mildred Paddock Foundation

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Mission

To fund programs in Sarasota County, Florida that will improve the quality of life for those less fortunate.

Application deadlines

January 15

Program areas

All program areas

States served

Florida

Geographic limitations

Sarasota County, Florida

Types of support

Grants are not made for capital projects.

Population served

Favorable consideration is given to organizations that benefit disadvantaged children and elderly populations.

Trustees

Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

The Jerome and Mildred Paddock Foundation provides grants for religious, charitable, scientific, and literary or education purposes. Favorable consideration is given to organizations that benefit disadvantaged children and elderly populations.

Requirements

  • 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.

Limitations

Grants are not given for capital campaigns.

Average giving

Average grant size: $5,000 to $10,000
Average number of grants per year: 25
Average total giving per year: $190,000

Application period and deadlines

Applications are accepted year-round. Applications must be submitted by January 15 to be reviewed at the February grant meeting.

Communications

Applicants will receive an automated email confirming their submission. Grant decisions are generally communicated by March 15 for applications received by the deadline.

Required agreements and reports

Except as otherwise specified when a grant is awarded, a progress report must be submitted within 6 months after receiving funds.

About the Foundation

The Jerome and Mildred Paddock Foundation, established in 1967, was created to fund programs in Sarasota County, Florida that will improve the quality of life for those less fortunate.