Apply for a
Basic Human Needs Grant
Applications for Basic Human Needs grants are due October 9, 2020 at 5 pm.
Applications not completed by this time will not be considered for funding.
Episcopal Charities does not provide funding of any kind to individuals.
Funding is available only to programs or projects in the Episcopal Diocese of New York, which consists of the following New York State Counties: New York (Manhattan), Richmond (Staten Island), Bronx, Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Rockland, Orange, Ulster, and Sullivan.
Programs must represent an effort by a local congregation or group of congregations to respond to an identified need affecting members of the community in which the congregation is located.
Any person needing the service offered is eligible to receive the service. Eligibility for services cannot be determined by church membership, faith, or participation in church activities.
Programs must be non-sectarian and inclusive, and services provided cannot include religious content.
Applications for Basic Human Needs grants are due October 9, 2020 at 5 pm. Applications not completed by this time will not be considered for funding.
Applicants will be notified of the Board's decision through email in late January.
Grants are disbursed in two payments in March and September.
Application & Resources
Current Basic Human Needs Grantees