Spring Funding Opportunity

National VOAD is excited to announce two grant opportunities for National VOAD Members, funded by Goodnation & the UPS Foundation: Spring 2021 Long Term Recovery (LTR) Grant  and the Spring 2021 COVID-19 Grant 

The application deadline for both grants is May 28, 2021
Spring 2021 Long Term Recovery (LTR) Grant

The Spring 2021 LTR Grant is made possible through a generous donation from the UPS Foundation and is designed to direct funds to ongoing recovery efforts across the nation.  

Eligibility: All National VOAD Members (National & State/Territory VOAD Members), providing long-term recovery services. Members of State/Territory VOADs are not eligible unless they are an affiliate of a National VOAD member organization. All applicants must have fulfilled all prior National VOAD grant reporting requirements.  Grant awards are designated to support an organization’s recovery program operational needs, not for direct client assistance. Eligible requests, include the following, but are not limited to:  
Supplies and Equipment – Replace or repair lost/damaged supplies and equipment; purchase new supplies and equipment. Travel – Travel and related incidental expenses for staff or volunteers deployed to affected disaster areas. Technology – Cell phones, computers, tablets, etc.Operational Needs – Recovery program printing and communication needs. Outreach Activities 

Award AmountAward amounts will range from $2,500 to $5,000Request for ProposalGrant ApplicationSample Application 

Spring 2021 COVID-19 Grant 

In partnership with our donors, Goodnation and the UPS Foundation, National VOAD is excited to offer a funding opportunity to current National VOAD Members actively responding to COVID-19. EligibilityAll National VOAD Members (National & State/Territory VOAD Members) actively engaged in COVID-19 response and/or response efforts with COVID-19 required adaptations, or vaccination efforts are encouraged to apply. Funding should be designated to supplies, training, events/activities, etc. attributed to COVID-19. 

Members of State/Territory VOADs are not eligible unless they are an affiliate of a National VOAD member organization. All applicants must have fulfilled all prior National VOAD grant reporting requirements. 
 
Award AmountAward amounts range from $1,000- $5,000Request for ProposalGrant ApplicationSample Application