Wilburforce Foundation is a private, philanthropic foundation that funds environmental conservation in the Western U.S. and Western Canada. Begun in 1991, the Foundation awards grants to nonprofit organizations with programs that advance our vision and focus on our funding areas. (For more specifics on our grantmaking, please see our grant guidelines.)


Sample capacity building grant application

Posted on October 27, 2003 by Wilburforce Foundation

This specialized grant application is used by the Washington-based Wilburforce Foundation to help analyze requests for ‘capacity-building’ grants. The foundation describes ‘capacity-building’ as investments in an organization that increase its sustainability and effectiveness, such as: strategic planning and evaluation, revenue diversification, membership development, technology improvements, and Board and staff development. … Read More