Money is awarded to 501(c)(3) organizations dedicated to supporting local cancer patients.
Applicants must be non-profit, tax-exempt organizations that have received a 501(c)(3) designation from the Internal Revenue Service (applications pending will not be considered). Organizations applying for a Bras for a Cause Gulf Coast Grant must provide programs and services to the men and women of the Gulf Coast.
Grant-recipient organizations are expected to communicate with the Bras for a Cause Gulf Coast Grants Director regarding the use of their grant awards. This includes a signed grant agreement between the organization and Bras for a Cause Gulf Coast.
In addition, recipient organizations will be required to complete a Grant Evaluation Report (within 6 months of funding) detailing the use of the funds received from Bras for a Cause Gulf Coast.
*Please do not include patients’ personal information.
Application Deadlines and Timelines:
Applications are accepted November 1- August 31 annually.
Applications will be received by the grant committee and the Bras for a Cause Gulf Coast Grants Director will review all applications. After the evaluation has been completed, recommended applications will be forwarded to the Bras for a Cause Gulf Coast Board of Directors for approval. Applicants will receive notification of the board’s decision within 60 days and grant funds will be distributed within 75 days, if awarded.
*If you have an emergency need please notate that on the application and we will do everything we can to speed up the process.