The Bella Vista Foundation awards grants to public charities operating under an IRS 501(c)(3) status or fiscally sponsored by a 501(c)(3) organization.
The foundation does not award grants to individuals.
The foundation does not award grants to public or private schools or their affiliated foundations.
The foundation does not make grants to support endowments, events, concerts, annual appeals, videos or films, medical research, or capital campaigns.
The foundation only supports non-sectarian programs.
The foundation does not provide funding to programs that are solely virtual. This includes software applications.
Only one request from an organization will be funded in a 12-month period.
Declination: If your organization’s last application to the foundation was declined, please contact the program officer for your grantmaking area before you apply again. You may also contact Araceli Ayala, Grants Manager, to be directed to the correct person.