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Pay-It-Forward Grants

Pay-It-Forward Grants

 
 
The Pay-It-Foward Request For Proposals (RFP) Cycle Is Now Closed
 
 
NAVSO only exists because other nonprofits invested in us. Now, we're paying it forward to you.
We know delivering quality programs to veterans and military families is tough work that takes a lot of resources.
So, we're committed to helping your organization succeed. 
 
 
In 2018, we awarded one organization a grant valued at $10,000.
 
The inaugural Pay-It-Forward Grant Winner was NAVSO Member Veterans Legal Insitute!
Serving out of Santa Ana, California, Veterans Legal Institute (VLI) provides pro bono legal assistance
to homeless and low-income current and former service members.
 
The Grant Details:
$5,000 check
&
$5,000 worth of services designed to help you win more grants
 
- Our grant writing partners with decades of experience will: validate your prospect list and draft one LOI & one proposal
- Our program design & evaluation partners will help you build one program evaluation using a logic model
 
Together, these services help you win more grants in the long term by focusing on several aspects of our Success Formula:
Prospecting, Screening, Writing and Reporting.
 
 
Success Formula
 
 
 
Applications are a two-part process. Applicants MUST complete both forms to be eligible. Additional eligibility criteria below.
 
To apply, your organization must meet the following eligibility criteria: 1. represent a paid NAVSO member nonprofit organization recognized by the IRS as a 501c3 tax-exempt organization (individuals are not eligible), 2. your organization must have been incorporated for more than 1 years as of December 1, 2018, 3. your organization remains in good standing with the IRS, and 4. you are seeking funds for a program or service that directly supports veterans, service members and/or their families.