Wednesday, September 5, 2018 from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM CDT
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Creve Coeur Government Center 
Multipurpose Room
300 North New Ballas Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

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JoAnn Sanditz 
SOS Women's Fund 

SOS Grant Application Training 

At this free orientation for nonprofits, The Spirit of St. Louis Women's Fund (SOS) will offer helpful information to nonprofit grantseekers interested in submitting grant applications to SOS.          

At this session, attendees will:

  • Become acquainted with SOS funding priorities
  • Learn about SOS updated grant qualifications and requirements
  • Have an opportunity to ask questions

SOS strengthens the St. Louis community through informed, focused grantmaking by educating and inspiring women to engage in significant collective giving.  Single-year grants of $5,000 to $25,000 are awarded to nonprofit organizations in the Greater St. Louis community.

Grants are not restricted to issues dealing exclusively with women, but are made to organizations focusing on at least one of the following areas:

  • Arts
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Social services

 To be considered for SOS grant funding, organizations MUST:

  • Be tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code
  • Have an operating budget of less than $1.5 million
  • Be headquartered and provide services within the Greater St. Louis Community which includes the City of St. Louis and/or the following counties: St. Louis, St. Charles, Jefferson and Franklin in Missouri or St. Clair, Madison and Monroe in Illinois.

2018-2019 Grant Deadlines:

September 1 – 28, 2018 - Letters of Inquiry will be accepted

January 25, 2019 - Completed full length proposals are due (for invited applicants)

We look forward to your participation! Please RSVP below.