Group Futures Fund

GRANTS AWARDED ANNUALLY in DECEMBER

About the Group Futures Fund  The GSACS Education Foundation Group Futures Fund Grant Program is designed to help fund unsupported school or classroom needs that demonstrate the enhancement of learning opportunities, evoke or promote passion and engagement in our students, support innovation within the classroom, promote faith, foster the development of relationships with one another and with God, and build community spirit and hope. These grants are supported through the fundraising activities of the foundation and its volunteers. Requests should be limited to $5,000 (or less) per submission. Consider joining our Foundation Board to see how we can work together to build better futures.

GROUP FUTURES GRANT APPLICATION

GROUP FUTURES GRANT INSTRUCTIONS, TIMELINE, & EVALUATION CRITERIA

2020 Grants were awarded to 3 schools in December 2020.

Based on feedback and process, all future Grants submissions will be promoted in September, due by mid-November, and awarded in early December

Grants should generally support the core mission and commitments of GSACRD these include:

  • Promote or enable excellence in learning Evoke and/or promote passion and engagement
  • Support innovation in the classroom
  • Promote faith, relationships, community spirit and hope.

Reporting Requirements

Very simple reporting requirements (due by June 30 of the school year in which the grant was received):  prepare a brief statement about the funds received, what they were used for, what they supported, and what kind of difference they made for students.  Include a story or a testimonial to support your statement, complete with photos (and/or video) along with copies of invoices confirming all funds were spent.  There is no specific format - just a simple structure to outline and support your proposal.

Building Better Futures - One Student at a Time