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, 2018, 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 nearly $21.7 million in grants and scholarships to Flagstaff nonprofit organizations and students.
2019 Competitive Grants Process
Northern Arizona Regional Grant Cycle
Online applications will open Monday, March 4, 2019 and final applications must be submitted before 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 29, 2019 to be considered. Register below for a grant workshop.
In preparation for the Northern Arizona Regional Grant cycle facilitated by the Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff, nonprofits and community groups serving Tuba City, Page, and Williams are invited to attend one of three upcoming grant application workshops. Attendees will learn about the ACF online grants portal and elements of an effective application. Attendance is highly encouraged for organizations wishing to apply for a grant in 2019. For more information on eligibility requirements, tips for submitting, and instructions for applying, download the 2019 Grant Guidelines.
GRANT APPLICATION WORKSHOP - PAGE/LAKE POWELL
Thursday, February 7
Noon to 2:00 p.m.
Coconino Community College, Page Campus
475 S. Lake Powell Blvd., Room A-I, Page
GRANT APPLICATION WORKSHOP - WILLIAMS
Wednesday, February 13
5:15 to 6:30 p.m.
St. John's Church, Walker Hall
202 W. Grant Ave., Williams
Flagstaff Grant Cycle
Online applications will open Monday, May 20, 2019. Workshop dates and details to be announced in early March.
2018 Competitive Grants
As part of the annual application process, grants totaling $1,773,819 were awarded to 118 nonprofit organizations, in partnership with these generous supporters and Grant Collaborators:
- American Society of Civil Engineer's Northern Arizona Younger Member Group
- Capstone Health Fund
- Ernest & Evelyn Chilson Fund
- Forest Highlands Foundation
- Full Circle Charities
- 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.