The Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff is a family of charitable funds created for the community, by the community. Some funds have a broad grantmaking focus while others target a specific organization or field.
During the 12-month period ending March 31, 2019, the Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff awarded more than $2 million in grants and scholarships through the competitive grants process and through the advice of donors who have established funds with ACF of Flagstaff. Since inception, ACF of Flagstaff has awarded over $24 million in grants and scholarships to Flagstaff nonprofit organizations and students.
2020 Competitive Grant Cycles
Grant Cycle for organizations serving Page/Lake Powell, Tuba City, and Williams residents
In preparation for the 2020 grant cycle, the Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff will host a grant application workshop for organizations who serve Page/Lake Powell, Tuba City, and Williams. Three workshops will be offered; attend whichever one works best for your schedule.
Attendance is highly encouraged for any organization wishing to apply for grants in 2020. Topics to be discussed during the workshop include application timelines, eligibility requirements, guidelines, and instructions for the ACF online grants center.
RSVP FOR GRANT WORKSHOP
The grant cycle will open Monday, March 9 at 9:00 a.m. with final applications due no later than 4:00 p.m. on Monday, March 30.
Grant Cycle for organizations serving Flagstaff residents
Grant application workshops will be available to nonprofits serving Flagstaff residents in the spring of 2020. Check back for dates and more information.
2019 Competitive Grants
As part of the annual application process, grants totaling $1,853,365 were awarded to 114 nonprofit organizations, in partnership with these generous supporters and Grant Collaborators:
- American Society of Civil Engineer's Northern Arizona Younger Member Group
- Anonymous Donor
- Capstone Health Fund
- Ernest & Evelyn Chilson Fund
- Forest Highlands Foundation
- Geile Charitable Fund
- Molly and Joseph Herman Foundation
- McClanahan Family Unrestricted Fund
- Northern Arizona Healthcare
- Northern Arizona Healthcare Foundation
- W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc.
Grants were awarded to organizations in the area of healthcare, youth, arts and culture, social services, education, the environment, and animal welfare. The contributions from ACF of Flagstaff bring the total philanthropic impact to over $3.1 million distributed in the past year to support area nonprofit organizations and provide scholarships for local students.