Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Does the Sunderland Foundation provide grants for annual operating expenses or programs?
A: No, the focus of the foundation's giving is restricted to capital and special projects related to building construction, renovation, repairs and restoration.

Q: Can I request a meeting with Foundation representatives to talk about my organization?
A: No, the starting point for applying for a grant from the Sunderland Foundation is submission of a complete proposal, as described under “Application Guidelines.” After reviewing your organization’s proposal and determining if it meets the Foundation’s criteria, a representative will contact you if a meeting is deemed necessary.