NOW CLOSED: LGBT&S Alliance Fund Announces 2017-2018 Grant Round

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Straight (LGBT&S) Alliance Fund, a fund of the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona, is now reviewing completed proposals for its 2017-2018 grant round from nonprofit organizations in Southern Arizona. The application deadline was Friday, March 24, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. MST. 

Organizations who are asked to participate in a site visit will be notified by April 20, 2017. Final decisions on funding will be made by June 8, 2017. The funding period is July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018.

Please join us for an awards ceremony for all grantees and community members on June 27, 2017 at the Arizona Inn from 5:30-7:30 pm. Invitation to follow.

The LGBT&S Alliance Fund makes grants in the following areas:

  • LGBTQ Community Building and Collaborations
  • Transgender Issues
  • Youth and Elder Issues
  • General Operating Support (Organizations whose mission/work is to primarily support the LGBTQ Community in Southern Arizona)

The Alliance Fund has become known for making grants available at critical times during the development of an organization’s infrastructure. Thanks to the generosity of our donors, over the last 17 years the Alliance Fund has been able to distribute more than the $640,000 to support over 162 projects.

To learn more about the LGBT&S Alliance Fund, please visit