The Ponce De Leon Foundation makes grants to nonprofit organizations that benefit communities in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Union City, New Jersey.
Our priority areas are: Affordable housing, healthcare, economic development, education, social services, cultural events and targeted programming for youth and senior services.
Ponce De Leon Foundation only funds registered 501(c)(3) or non-profit organizations.
We do not fund 501(c)(6) organizations.
We do not fund religious, political, fraternal, Quasi-Governmental entities, or individual activities.
The minimum request is $5,000 with the maximum being $50,000.
A limit of $30 million in consolidated assets will apply to all grant requests. More details outlined in Request for Proposal.
All entities applying need to submit the required documentation. No exceptions.
Entities cannot apply for a grant request of more than 10% of their operating budget.
Deadline has passed for 2022 but we can check again in 2023.