grant request

Policy


The Prosper Road Foundation only accepts invited proposals at this time.  We look for organizations that meet the following criteria:

  • A clear, focused and measurable mission
  • Disciplined, people focused management and strong leadership
  • Well designed and well implemented strategies
  • Financial health and sustainability
  • A culture that values learning and is transparent about challenges
  • Internal monitoring for continuous improvement
  • External evaluation for mission effectiveness
  • Scalability

If invited, please submit the following proposal materials electronically to Joan Evans, Director, at joan@theprosperroadfoundation.org:

  • Your organization’s mission and background (no more than half page)
  •  Statement of need and goals for the project or work to be funded (no more than half a page)
  • Plan for achieving those goals, including timeline and metrics (max: 1 page)
  • Evidence of Impact
  • Operating budget for previous year, current year, and future years (if available) 
  • Resume of Executive Director and key staff overseeing program to be funded
  • Sources of funding for past two years and expected in next two years
  • Your organizations financial statement and audit
  •  Copy of most recent IRS 501 (c)(3) federal tax exemption letter

Reporting Requirements will be specific to the grant and outlined in a gift agreement.