Name:

Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation

Description:

The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation was founded in November 1965 in Washington, D.C. The purpose of the Foundation is to support health, education, social services, and arts and culture. Grants are considered for IRS-qualified organizations located in the U.S., including museums, cultural, performing and visual arts programs, schools, hospitals, educational and skills training projects, programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped.

Eligibility:

Organizations seeking grant support may submit a letter of request, NOT EXCEEDING THREE (3) PAGES, to The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation, 2233 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Suite 414, Washington, D.C. 20007. The letter should set forth a brief description of the purpose of the organization and a brief outline of the program or project for which funding is sought.

To ensure your organization is a qualified grantee under the provisions of the Internal Revenue Code, a copy of the IRS classification letter setting forth Section 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt/not a private foundation status, should be included with the letter of application.

Award Amounts:

Typical grants range from $1,000 to $20,000

Application Deadline:

Grants are issued in March, June and October of each year;

For March grants, submit your proposal between July 16th and November 10th

For June grants, submit your proposal between November 16th and March 10th

For October grants, submit your proposal between March 16th and July 10th

Link:

http://www.mvdreyfusfoundation.org/

Contact:

John Hager, Chief Operating Officer (202) 337-3300

or info@mvdreyfusfoundation.org

The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation

2233 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Suite 414

Washington, D.C. 20007