Who Can Apply

Who Can Apply for Forbes Funds' Support?

An organization may qualify for a grant if it meets all of the following criteria:

  • It is located in Allegheny County
  • It is a 501(c)3 organization
  • It is a human services and/or community development organization
  • It will use a consultant to guide the project work
  • It is willing to undertake a capacity-building challenge that is not already underway
  • It is willing to meet the requirements of the application process, including the possible completion of an organizational assessment and financial scan

While we cannot provide financial support to every agency that approaches The Forbes Funds, we do consider it a priority to meet with and provide advice and guidance to CEOs and their Board regarding management capacity challenges and opportunities.  If you would like to meet with us to discuss your organization, please contact us at grants@forbesfunds.org