Every year, the Next Gen Giving Circle spends time learning about members to target a grant priority that best reflects our group interests.
Once we determine a priority, our grants committee designs and releases an application each summer. Our request for proposal (RFP) process follows the same general format:
Application open (~6 weeks)
Initial review period (~3 weeks)
Finalist review period (~3 weeks)
In 2020, NGGC received 55 applications and gave $25,000 to five organizations working on housing and food access in the Greater Washington region. NGGC also gave a discretionary $5,000 relief grant (no application) in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. For more about the process, please refer to our grant guidelines.
Want to join the membership? Click here to learn more.