CAMS-CAIPA Community Service Fund ("CSC") is designed to enhance the health and well-being of the Chinese living in the New York City. The Fund is mainly sponsored by members of the Coalition of Asian-American Independent Practice Association ("CAIPA") and administered by the CAMS-CAIPA Community Service Committee. The Fund is intended to encourage the development and improvement of existing, culturally competent, community-oriented service programs, research and educational projects. Grantees shall participate in activities directly benefiting the New York Chinese population, and they will be required to track data to permit evaluation of the projects funded by the Committee. The Fund also supports local organizations in their annual fundraising efforts.
APPLYING FOR SUPPORT FOR A COMMUNITY OR FUNDRAISING EVENT
The Fund supports local organization in their annual fundraising efforts as well as community-based events such as Health Fairs and Blood Drives. Community Event & Fundraising Support requests require a minimum of 1 month prior to the event in order to be considered for support by the Community Service Fund Committee. Full event & support information should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
APPLYING FOR A GRANT
The CAMS-CAIPA Community Service Fund Committee reviews grants twice a year. Applications must be submitted by grant review deadlines are March 31st for the Spring Review and September 30th for the Fall Review. Grant applications must be received in full by close of business.
Applicants should clearly describe their program and will be evaluated with special attention to the following criteria:
A candidate organization(s) must:
The application narrative should include the following:
4. Letters of support for collaborations, in-kind and matching financial commitments from other organizations.
5. List of members of the Board of Directors with name, office titles, business affiliation, business title, years of service, and terms of appointment.
6. Example of current relevant newspaper/magazine articles or reviews, if available
7. Copy of most recent IRS tax exempt status, if applicable.
Please contact email us at email@example.com or (212) 334-4760 if you have an questions regarding submitting a grant application.