Access to Care Grants – How and When to Apply

Capital Medical Society Foundation, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3) organization who fulfills its mission to increase access to healthcare through the coordination of donated healthcare through its We Care Network, by supporting the next generation of physicians by providing scholarhships to medical students, and through grants to support local health-related programs in the community that increase access to health care for the underserved.

Past grant recipients include Big Bend Hospice, ElderCare Services, FSUCares Chapman Community Health Program, and  Lighthouse of the Big Bend.

Grants are limited to tax-exempt organizations that are described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Applicants must submit a photocopy of their most recent determination letter from the IRS.

Proposal Guidelines:

• ONE Page Cover Letter which includes all contact information (mailing zip code, telephone, email and website if available), amount of request, and brief purpose of request.
• Proposal should include a history of the organization, project description, need for support, objectives, and time period.
• Projected budget, funding requested, and/or other funding sources received.
• A list of trustees (or directors) and key staff.
• Most recent audited financial statements.
• Copy of the latest IRS 501(c)(3) tax exemption letter.

Capital Medical Society Foundation does not have a printed application form. Please do not send audio or video tapes. The Capital Medical Society Foundation Board meets in June. All grant seekers will receive notificaitons of the Foundation’s decision regarding funding.

 

Proposals must be received by May 15, 2017 and should be directed to:

Pam Irwin

Capital Medical Society Foundation

1204 Miccosukee Road

Tallahassee, FL 32308

(850) 877-9018