Apply for a Grant

The purpose of the Cape Coral Community Foundation is to support the public well-being and to improve the quality of life in the greater Cape Coral community through the stewardship of permanently endowed and gifted funds by:

• Exercising philanthropic leadership in identifying and addressing community needs and opportunities.

• Attracting and managing charitable gifts and bequests primarily in the form of permanent endowments.

• Using these assets to make prudent and creative grants to address community needs in education, health, religion, cultural affairs or social welfare.

Applications must be postmarked on or before July 10, 2016. Any applications postmarked after that date will not be considered. Please submit your application in person or by mail to the foundation office, or via email to

Please consult our Grant Guidelines prior to submitting an application for eligibility and application requirements.

If you choose to submit your form online, you will be able to save your progress and attach supporting documentation. Choosing this method will cut down on printing and mailing costs, as well as any problems with sending large files via email.

2016 Grant Application PDF

2016 Grant Application Online

A Grant Progress Report Form must be completed if a prior grant was awarded before any future grants will be funded.

Grant Progress Form

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