Dear Valued Community Partner,

Cox Communications, in partnership with its fiscal partner Nevada Community Foundation, is pleased to invite your nonprofit organization to apply for grants through Cox Charities. This is a special opportunity to receive funding for programs that support one or more of Cox Charities’ four philanthropic focus areas: Children and Families, Education (with an emphasis on STEAM), Diversity, and Environment/Sustainability. Programs and services should address one or more of the following:

·      Arts and Culture

·     Literacy

·     Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics

·     Other areas benefiting youth

·     Mentoring

·     Social Skills Development

·     Overcoming Disabilities

·     Leadership Development

·     Safe and Healthy lifestyles

·     Environmental Issues and/or Sustainability

Individual grants typically range from $1,000 to $5,000. Cox Charities will fund only program-related expenses, including activities,materials and supplies that are directly related to the provision of services,etc., restricted to local needs in Southern Nevada. Funding will NOT be given for general operations or staff salaries/wages.

Please read the Cox Charities grant application (download here) carefully, and complete all sections. Submissions are due no later than Friday April 21, 2017 at 4 PM Pacific Time.

Please email your application and attachments to jane.ramos@nevadacf.org.

Click here to download application and guidelines.

Organizations will be notified of funding decision by Friday, June 9, 2017.

Thank you for the contributions you and your organization make toward improving the Southern Nevada community! Good luck, and we look forward to working with you.

Respectfully,

Michael F. Bolognini
Vice President and Market Leader
Cox Communications, Las Vegas