Community Assistance Grants
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2020-2021 RSAMCC Community Assistance Grant Applications- is closed!
PLEASE NOTE: Community Assistance Grant Applications will reopen soon. Applications will be accepted until 2/28/21.
Instructions: Due to the computer upload nature of our application, it is suggested that you obtain all required documentation prior to starting your online application as the process does not allow an applicant to save and reopen for future entries. See needed items listed below. You may read and print instructions prior to opening application. You may open application to read without submitting information and then revisit to make entries and submit application.
The Redstone Arsenal Military and Civilians’ Club (RSAMCC) is a volunteer organization that "salutes" those who have served our country and promotes education, community, and social welfare. We recognize we have an obligation to use our funds wisely, and to ensure that we donate to organizations that reflect our club’s values, practice good stewardship, and meet the needs of the local military community. There are many worthy causes that deserve support and our club funds are limited, therefore, we use the following criteria in making funding decisions. Please provide as much detailed information as possible (such as program brochures, materials, website, social media, etc...) to aid in the community grant decision-making process.
RSAMCC Community Assistance gives priority to grant requests for Projects/Events that:
• Nonprofit (501(c)(3) Organizations
• Support military, veterans, DoD civilians, and their families (Note: the requesting
organization's mission does not have to specifically focus on the military, just
the project/event for which
funds are being requested.)
• The organization must be located within a 50-mile radius of Redstone Arsenal, Alabama
• Meet practical, tangible needs
• Impact multiple people, not just one or a few individuals
• Reflect excellence, innovation, and effectiveness
Limitations: Donations will NOT be provided to/for the following:
• Individuals (only for 501(c)(3) organizations)
• Normal operating expenses (including salaries, overhead, office supplies, or advertising)
• Fundraising Activities
• Completed expenditures
• Goods or services that could be obtained using appropriated funds (no event food or beverage).
• Political parties or activities
Funds donated are to be used for the sole purpose for which they were requested and may not be used to fund other needs not identified in the original request. Funds must be deposited within 90 days of receipt of check. If any portion of received funding is no longer needed for the requested purpose, unused funds will be returned to RSAMCC.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION SUBMISSION: Sunday, February 28th
Award recipients will be notified during the month of May. Our ceremony for our recipients is planned for June 8 (evening). Details will be sent to award recipients at time of notification of their award.
Completed Applications must be submitted and received before midnight on the deadline or they will be rejected.
If mailing supported documentation such as brochures, please send to: RSAMCC, Attention Community Assistance Grants
P.O. Box 8113, Huntsville, Alabama 35808-0113. Applications will not be accepted through mail, but only through on-line Google application form.
Questions regarding the Community Assistance Grant Application should be directed to Suzanne O’Donell or Nancy Waldron, RSAMCC Community Assistance Grant Chairperson at email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information and to apply please visit our website:
RSAMCC is a not for profit 501(c)(4) service organization. RSAMCC is not affiliated with the US Army or RSA.