T H E   A G N E S   M.   L I N D S A Y   T R U S T   ~  a charitable trust est. 1939

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LETTERS OF INQUIRY (LOI)


     If you have never applied to the Trust in the past, we recommend that you provide a letter of inquiry as your first contact with the Trust.

     A letter of inquiry may be submitted prior to submitting a full proposal for funding and should be 1-2 pages.

    You may use a letter of inquiry after you have reviewed our website to determine your eligibility for funding. The letter should include:
  •  The mission of your organization;
  • A brief description of its history and current programming;
  • An explanation of need for support;
  • Include the project budget;
  • The amount you are requesting and other funding sources under consideration or already secured;
  • Federal Tax ID#;
  • Legal address.

     You may complete this as a word document or PDF document and attach it to an e-mail addressed to:

admin@lindsaytrust.org

GRANT RANGE

$1,000-$5,000
GRANT GUIDELINES

Grant proposals should contain:

PROPOSAL SUMMARY.doc

  • Narrative of the organization and description of need;

  • Financial Statements for last two years (preferably audited) or Form 990;
  • (If you are a previous applicant, within the last five years, you only need to submit one year of audited financial statements or Form 990);

  • Budget for capital expenditures;

  • Estimates or quotes obtained;

  • IRS Determination letter - nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations onlyclassifying agency as an organization that is not a private foundation as defined in section 509a of the IRS code, with Federal Tax Identification Number. 

Please submit your request electronically (preferably in PDF format); however, we will accept Word and EXCEL documents to:

admin@lindsaytrust.org


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CAMPERSHIP GUIDELINES

DEADLINE OF MARCH 1st

Please provide:

  • PROPOSAL SUMMARY.doc

  • One Year of most recent audited financial statements (preferably audited) or Form 990;

  • Camp budget; and

  • IRS Determination Letter. 

Please submit your request electronically (preferably in PDF format); however, we will accept Word and EXCEL documents to:

admin@lindsaytrust.org

If you are unable to send your proposal or any portion thereof electronically, we will accept it via U.S. mail.  



   GRANT RANGE FOR CAMPERSHIPS

  $1,000-$5,000


DEADLINES


Proposals are reviewed on a monthly basis; 12 times per year or more often as necessary. 

FROM THE TIME AN LOI OR PROPOSAL IS SUBMITTED FOR REVIEW TO THE TIME YOU RECEIVE A LETTER OF DECISION, THE WAITING PERIOD IS APPROX. TWO MONTHS. A LETTER OF DECISION IS SENT TO THE RECIPIENT BY U.S. MAIL.
REPORTS

A status report for the grant awarded is required after the grant has been expended.  

Report Form

ONE YEAR WAITING PERIOD

All grantees must wait one year before reapplying to the Trust.

DECLINED

Grant request declined? Unfortunately, we may not always be able to give you a specific reason why you were not funded. If your organization received a declination letter, and you would like to reapply in the future, please contact the Administrative Director by phone at 603-669-1366 or by e-mail to:  

admin@lindsaytrust.org


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