Apply for a Grant

Throughout the year, Diverse City Fund holds multiple grant rounds. Two regular grant rounds in the spring and fall in addition to special grant rounds in response to particular community needs.

Open Applications:

Summer Grant Round – this special grant round is for organizations engaged in COVID-19 response work with a focus on supporting people involved in the criminal justice system, returning citizens, and their families. Organization may apply for up to $25,000. Deadline is August 7, 2020.

Past Applications:

Spring Grant Round – open to all POC-led organizations doing social justice work in Washington, DC. See a list of the grantees.

COVID-19 Rapid Response – open to all current and past DC Fund grantees doing work, including direct service and mutual aid, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. See a list of grantees.