RFP for Santa Cruz Gives! is now open.
Meet Our Nonprofits
Total Young Donors
Number of Donors
Thank you for applying to Santa Cruz Gives for the 2018 holiday giving program. The deadline is September 3rd and organizations will be notified of their application status Sept. 26-28. You may save your partially completed application at any time and return to it later by scrolling to the bottom of this page and clicking on: Save and Continue Later. You will receive a link and have the option to have the link emailed to you. If you do not copy and save the link or have the link emailed, it is not possible to retrieve it.
We accept nonprofits with a fiscal sponsor.
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Organization's legal name as it appears on your IRS 990 form
Name as it appears on your IRS 990 form
Common name you prefer, if different from legal name
Name by which you prefer to be listed
Your organization's Mission Statement
What is your big idea for 2019? Describe a project that will inspire donors and please choose something other than overhead expenses (150-word maximum and limit of two project submissions per organization). Ideally, describe your project in one or two concise sentences.
(150 words max)
Optional second project one-sentence description.
(150 words max)
Explain either or both in more detail if you’d like.
Total project budget for your 2018 big idea
How does your organization benefit Santa Cruz County? Be specific.
Does your work impact all of Santa Cruz County or a specific community/area?
Testimonial - a one-to-three sentence quote from someone your organization has benefited, including their name, city of residence, and age (age is optional)
SELECT ONE CATEGORY THAT BEST DESCRIBES YOUR PROJECT (rather than your organization's mission, if they differ; we will include multiple categories on the website if you are chosen):
Arts and Culture
Health and Wellness
Housing and Homelessness
Food and Nutrition
ONE TIME PROJECT
Year organization founded
Contact name for Santa Cruz Gives and title
Contact phone #
Executive Director's Name
Number of paid staff
Number of volunteers
501(c)(3) tax ID number, enter a number (no hyphens)
Most recent 990 Form
Please attach your 2017 IRS 990 Form
Attach your more recent 990 form here (as a PDF please!)
Annual Budget (if a chapter of a national organization, list local budget)
Percentage of your budget raised from foundations
Number of Facebook friends:
Number of email addresses on your organization's list
List your local board of directors and their titles
THANK YOU AND GOOD LUCK!
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