Grants & Scholarships

The Santa Cruz Community Foundation Grantees 2017

An affiliate of the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona, the Santa Cruz Community Foundation (SCCF) is a permanent charitable resource that was founded in 2001 by area residents to empower their community to invest in itself. SCCF assists Santa Cruz County to prepare for the future by strengthening the community through the awarding of scholarships and grants to nonprofit organizations.

2017 Grants

The Santa Cruz Community Foundation is proud to announce that they have awarded $40,000 in grants to 12 organization serving Santa Cruz County. The following organization were awarded funding:

  • Boys & Girls Club of Santa Cruz County, Inc.
  • Construyendo Circulos de Paz/Circles of Peace
  • Green Valley Assistance Services
  • Literacy Connects
  • Lowe House Project
  • Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest
  • Our Family Services
  • Santa Cruz Council on Aging, Inc.
  • Santa Cruz Training Programs, Inc.
  • SCCFRA Foundation, Inc.
  • Senior Citizens of Patagonia, Inc.
  • Tubac Presidio State Historic Park and Museum

The Santa Cruz Community Foundation will open its 2018 grant round for nonprofit organizations in Santa Cruz County in August 2018.


Contact Mark Montoya, Vice President of Operations at (520) 209-2868 or or Kelly Huber, Director, Strategic Grants and Initiatives, Community Investments at the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona at (520) 209-2858 or

Scholarship Opportunities

Through the generosity of our donors, we offer a wide variety of scholarship opportunities to students seeking higher education. Information regarding our scholarships will be available in the Fall.