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.

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Eligibility Requirements

  • 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.

Important Dates

  • Applications for Basic Human Needs grants are due October 9, 2020 at 5 pmApplications 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

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Apply Here

We use an online application system. You can access this system by clicking the button below. If you have difficulties accessing this system or your account, please view our technical help video.

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First-Time Applicants & Technical Help

If you're a first-time applicant or are having difficulty with our online portal, click here to watch our troubleshooting videos.

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Grant Writing Tips

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Current Basic Human Needs Grantees

All Saints Community Meal
All Saints Church, Manhattan
$3,000.00
Angel Food East
St. John's Church, Kingston
$17,000.00
Ascension Food Pantry
Church of the Ascension, Mount Vernon
$4,000.00
Ascension Outreach Inc.
Church of the Ascension, Manhattan
$4,000.00
Atonement Food Pantry
Church of the Atonement, Bronx
$8,000.00
Bienestar en Port Chester: A Collaborative Ministry for Wellbeing in Mind, Body, and Spirit
Christ Church, Rye
$2,500.00
Brown Bag Lunch Program
Christ & St. Stephen's, Manhattan
$9,000.00
Cathedral Community Cares
Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine
$10,500.00
Christ Church Community Outreach
Christ Church, New Brighton
$6,000.00
Community Center of Northern Westchester
Church of the Good Shepherd, Granite Springs
$15,400.00
Crossroads Community Services, Inc.
St. Bartholomew's Church, Manhattan
$25,000.00
Emergency Shelter Partnership (Mount Kisco)
St. Matthew's Church, Bedford
$6,000.00
English as a Second Language
St. Mary's Ghanaian
$2,500.00
Fed By Grace
Grace Church, Port Jervis
$7,000.00
Feeding Ministry
Christ Church, Ramapo
$15,000.00
Feeding Westchester's Hungry
Church of the Good Shepherd, Granite Springs
$5,000.00
Food Pantry
St. Mary's Church, Staten Island
$2,000.00
Food Pantry
St. Peter's Church (Chelsea), Manhattan
$5,000.00
Food of Life/Comida de Vida Food Pantry
St. Thomas Church, Amenia Union
$16,000.00
Fred's Pantry (CHHOP)
Church of the Divine Love
$8,600.00
God in Action - Food Alliance
Grace Church/La Gracia, White Plains
$10,000.00
Grace Immigrant Outreach (GIO)
Grace Church, Millbrook
$18,500.00
Grace's Kitchen
Grace Church, Nyack
$5,000.00
Grace's Kitchen (Lifting Up Westchester)
Grace Church, White Plains
$17,500.00
Healthy Living/Sustainability
Church of the Mediator, Bronx
$5,000.00
Helping Hands Interfaith Coalition for the Homeless of Rockland County
St. Mary's Church, Tuxedo
$10,000.00
Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen
Church of the Holy Apostles, Manhattan
$17,500.00
Holyrood Food Fest
Holyrood, Manhattan
$7,500.00
Hudson Link for Higher Education in Prison
Christ Church, Rye
$18,000.00
LSA Family Health Services, Inc.
Church of the Heavenly Rest, Manhattan
$9,000.00
Moravian Open Door
Church of the Incarnation, Manhattan
$6,500.00
New York Common Pantry
Church of the Heavenly Rest, Manhattan
$12,500.00
Ossining Emergency Shelter
St. Paul's on the Hill, Ossining
$5,000.00
Our Lord's Soup Kitchen and Pantry
Grace Church, West Farms
$8,500.00
Pathways Drop-in Program
All Angel's Church, Manhattan
$7,125.00
RACKET
Church of the Epiphany, Manhattan
$2,500.00
Rondout Valley Food Pantry
Christ the King, Stone Ridge
$7,000.00
Saint Ann's Church Food Pantry and Soup Kitchen
St. Ann's Church of Morrisania, Bronx
$23,000.00
Saint Ignatius of Antioch Soup Kitchen
St. Ignatius of Antioch, Manhattan
$2,500.00
Saint James Food Pantry
St. James Church (Fordham), Bronx
$11,000.00
Saints John Paul & Clement Food Pantry
Sts. John, Paul, & Clement Church, Mount Vernon
$6,000.00
San Andres Food Pantry
Iglesia Memorial de San Andres, Yonkers
$15,000.00
Shepherd's Kitchen
Iglesia del Buen Pastor, Newburgh
$7,000.00
Sloatsburg Food Pantry
St. Mary's Church, Tuxedo
$8,500.00
St John's Caring Hands Food Pantry
St. John's Church, Monticello
$12,000.00
St Michael's Outreach Program
St. Michael's Church, Manhattan
$13,000.00
St. Andrew's Kitchen
St. Andrew's Church, Bronx
$7,500.00
St. Edmund Church Outreach Food Pantry
St. Edmund's Church, Bronx
$5,000.00
St. Georges Food Pantry
St. George's Church, Newburgh
$7,500.00
St. Margaret's Episcopal Church Feeding Program
St. Margaret's Church, Bronx
$2,500.00
St. Paul's Food Pantry
St. Paul's Church, Bronx
$6,000.00
St. Paul's Food Pantry
St. Paul's Church, Poughkeepsie
$4,000.00
St. Peter's Love Kitchen and Love Pantry
St. Peter's Church (Westchester Square), Bronx
$12,500.00
Sunday Meals Program
Church of St. Matthew & St. Timothy, Manhattan
$4,500.00
The Community Food Pantry at St. Mary's Mohegan Lake
St. Mary's Church, Mohegan Lake
$11,500.00
The Guild of Saint Margaret Soup Kitchen and Emergency Food Pantry
Grace Church, Middletown
$25,000.00
The Mount Kisco Interfaith Food Pantry, Inc.
St. Mark's Church, Mount Kisco
$15,000.00
The Next Step: Intensive Support
St. Matthew's Church, Bedford
$10,000.00
The Pantry at SUNY Ulster
St. Andrew's Church, New Paltz
$5,000.00
Ulster Immigrant Defense Network, Inc.
Holy Cross/Santa Cruz, Kingson
$30,000.00
WANA We Are Not Afraid Community Resource Center Inc.
St. Mary's Church, Harlem
$25,000.00
Wednesday Night Dinner Program
Church of the Epiphany, Manhattan
$4,500.00
West Side Campaign Against Hunger
Christ & St. Stephen's, Manhattan
$12,500.00