Does CFP fund multi-year grants?
Yes, multi-year support is available. Please consult with program staff to determine if your request is eligible for multi-year support.

Will CFP fund general operating expenses if that is the organization’s greatest need?
Yes, this determination is based on the overall value and effectiveness of the organization.

What types of programs or projects does CFP NOT fund?
We do not fund:

  • Research or advocacy projects (Exceptions are made for advocacy projects on environmental issues)
  • Film, video, exhibitions or conferences
  • Projects by individuals or salaries
  • Projects that rely on CFP for majority funding
  • Associations or coalitions
  • Programs primarily dependent on government support (Exceptions are made for charter schools and some health and human services programs.)