Home Depot Foundation Community Impact Grants from the Home Depot Foundation - Due December 31

Home Depot Foundation Community Impact Grants
Home Depot Foundation -- Due December 31

The Home Depot Foundation offers grant awards up to $5,000 to 501c designated organizations
(recognized and in good standing with the IRS for a minimum of one year) and tax-exempt
public service agencies in the U.S. that are using the power of volunteers to improve the
community. Grants are given in the form of The Home Depot gift cards for the purchase of tools,
materials, or services and are required to be complete within six months of approval date.

The items below should be considered before submitting an application:
● Population Served: Does your project benefit an individual, veteran family, or community
of veterans? If not, is your organization providing support for diverse and underserved
● Volunteer Driven: How is your organization engaging the local community to better serve
veterans in your community? Is your project volunteer friendly whereby you can engage
people of all skill levels?
● Impact: Will this project require continued support in the future? Is your organization
prepared to continue with ongoing support as needed? How will you measure the impact
and outcomes of this project?
● Safety: Is your organization focused on ensuring ADA compliance and safety regulations
are maintained? Whether your project involves community buildings, living facilities or
individual homes this is the number one priority when it comes to rehabilitation or
construction projects. Does your organization have policies in place to ensure volunteers
are safe?

Application Requirements
● IRS Determination Letter or Form 990 (first page) - Proof that your organization has
been recognized by the IRS for a minimum of one year.
● Detailed Project Budget – Itemized list of materials (and associated cost) required to
complete the project.
● Your project must begin within 6-12 weeks of application submission and be completed
within the next 6 months. Please time your submission accordingly.
● If your organization is a school, park, community center or any organization being funded
by local government, please use the link for "Government Funded Organizations".