To fund programs in Sarasota County, Florida that will improve the quality of life for those less fortunate.
All program areas
Sarasota County, Florida
Types of support
Grants are not made for capital projects.
Favorable consideration is given to organizations that benefit disadvantaged children and elderly populations.
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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.
- 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.
Grants are not given for capital campaigns.
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.
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.