Purpose of the Community Grant To increase support and services to members of the LGBTQ community residing in the service area of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce with the goal of elevating LGBTQ people and their cultural contributions, advancing their rights, and promoting their health, wellness, and safety.
Eligibility Requirements The applying organization must be a not-for-profit organization. An organization that receives an award cannot apply for another grant for a three (3) year period after receiving a grant.
Application Requirements The not-for-profit organization applying for the grant must provide the following information:
Name of organization
Documentation of not-for-profit status with the IRS, including Employer Identification number (EIN) or copy of the most recently filed IRS form, Form 990, 990-EZ,990-N or 990-PF (pdf or link)
Name and title of the organization's leader
Name title, and contact of the contact person for this grant application
Organization information: address, telephone number, web site URL
Chamber membership status or statement indicating intent to join the Chamber
Short description of the program to which the grant fund will be applied, including specific, measurable goals for the program achievements
Within two months of the end of the grant period, the organization shall forward a written report providing information on the use of the grant funds and attainment of the program's measurable goals.
Chamber member or willingness to join.
Please complete ALL requested information on the application form below in order to be considered for the Council Community Grant.
The grant period is July 1st through June 30th of the following year. The application Deadline is March 31st. Forward completed grant applications and reports to:
Brittany Keal (She/Her) Vice President, Diversity Councils Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce 840 West Hamilton Street, Suite 205 Allentown, PA 18101 610-295-9824 BrittanyK@lehighvalleychamber.org