Youth Grant Awards

The Michael Napoleone Memorial Foundation Community Youth Grant awards funding twice annually. This grant is awarded to charitable organizations whose primary mission is to facilitate youth activities for children up to age 18. It supports one of three mission priorities established by the foundation--”to assist youth organizations and youth athletics.” 

Articles with past recipients of Youth Grants are under “Foundation Giving News”.

The Summer 2019 Funding Cycle is now CLOSED

  • Applications released May 1 

  • Applications due July 1 

  • Award notices sent August 1 

Winter 2019 Funding Cycle

  • Applications released by November 8

  • Application due January 17

  • Award notices sent by February 18

Applicants ARE ASKED to provide: 

  • A concise statement, in letter form, as to the purpose of the organization and intention of the funding request, its significance or uniqueness in serving local youth and how it meets the foundation’s mission and carries on the Spirit of Michael.  

  • budget for the entire funding request, an indication of other prospective funding sources and the amount requested of each. 

  • The organization’s most recent annual report or other statement of the organization’s total budget and financial position.

  • Please note - For an application to be considered for funding, it must be submitted using the application link provided on the grants page. Applications that are submitted via the main foundation email will not be considered. If there are any issues regarding the application link, please email

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