To be eligible for a Sponsorship Grant, organizations must meet the following criteria:
Be a nonprofit organization that is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or a government entity.
Provide services or programming that benefit the Yakima Valley community.
Have a clear plan for the event or project and how it will benefit the community.
Submit a letter or email describing the organization, event or project, and the amount of the request at least 60 days prior to the event.
The maximum amount of funding available for a Sponsorship Grant is $3,000. Sponsorships are subject to funding availability and are awarded based on the strength of the application and the degree to which the proposed event or project aligns with the foundation's mission.
To apply for a Sponsorship Grant, organizations should follow these steps: