Religion Grants

Description

Religion grants support religious programs and institutions. Most foundations support either Christian, Catholic, or Jewish causes. 

Foundations List

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

We provide funds to nonprofit organizations working to improve the lives of disadvantaged and vulnerable people throughout the world.

Grantee Service Area

Global

Amount

Unsolicited applications?

Unspecified

No

Carrie Estelle Doheny Foundation

Within each area of funding, the Foundation seeks those programs that recognize the individual dignity and spiritual needs of the people served, as well as their capacity to become tomorrow’s mentors and community leaders.

Grantee Service Area

Los Angeles and adjacent surrounding areas.

Amount

Unsolicited applications?

$5,000 - $100,000

Yes

Specialty Foundation

Specialty Family Foundation seeks to alleviate
the conditions that lead to persistent poverty.

Grantee Service Area

Los Angeles

Amount

Unsolicited applications?

$1,000 - $350,000

No

Righteous Persons Foundation

Grantee Service Area

New York City, Washington DC, Los Angeles

Amount

Unsolicited applications?

$5,000 - $250,000

No

William H. Hannon Foundation

To enhance the welfare and education of students in both public and private elementary schools, high schools and universities primarily with the greater Los Angeles area;

To aid in the advancement of health care and human services, especially for those least able to afford quality care;

To address the needs of the disadvantaged, aged, sick and the homeless;

To support and promote the values of Mr. Hannon’s faith through the support of the good works of the Roman Catholic Church

Grantee Service Area

Greater Los Angeles area

Amount

Unsolicited applications?

Unspecified

Yes

The MILSTEIN FAMILY FOUNDATION

The Mission of The Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation (“MFF”) is to strengthen the State of Israel, the homeland of the Jewish People, and its special ties with the United States of America; and to ensure the special affinity to the State of Israel of the young and future Jewish generations.

Grantee Service Area

United States

Amount

Unsolicited applications?

$15,000 - $100,000

Yes

The Frederick P. Lenz Foundation for American Buddhism

The Foundation’s long-range aim is to foster the growth and development of an authentic American Buddhism that takes its inspiration from the wisdom traditions of the East but adopts new forms, approaches, and applications that are uniquely suited to contemporary American society and culture. By developing and strengthening the emerging community of American Buddhist organizations, we seek to give birth to an American society that reflects the universal Buddhist values of wisdom, compassion, mindfulness, and meditation practice in pursuit of these values.

Grantee Service Area

United States

Amount

Unsolicited applications?

$2,500 - $25,000

Yes

Jewish Community Foundation

As the leader in charitable giving services for LA Jewish philanthropists, we help to magnify the impact of their giving, build enduring legacies, and strengthen our community through effective grantmaking.

Grantee Service Area

Los Angeles area

Amount

Unsolicited applications?

$100,000 - $250,000

Yes

Jewish Community Foundation

As the leader in charitable giving services for LA Jewish philanthropists, we help to magnify the impact of their giving, build enduring legacies, and strengthen our community through effective grantmaking.

Grantee Service Area

Greater Los Angeles area

Amount

Unsolicited applications?

$100,000 - $250,000

Yes

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