The application period is now closed. If you would like to receive information on future funding opportunities, please contact us. Rose Community Foundation is committed to responding to needs related to the COVID-19 crisis. Please reach out to a member of our Programs team to discuss the impacts you are seeing in your community.


Option 1: Jewish Life COVID-19 Impact Mitigation Grant Opportunity

Proposal deadline: June 5

Grants will be structured as general operating or programmatic grants, at the request of the applicant, with all funds to be used for the organization’s stated response to COVID-19 or its impact on the communities served. Grant awards will be up to 15% of the organization’s operating budget and will be for a period of twelve months, July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021.

  • Priority Funding Areas

      • Strengthening Jewish organizations
      • Community safety, health and wellness
      • Sustaining and rebuilding ritual/communal life

Option 2: General COVID-19 Impact Mitigation Grant Opportunity

Grants will be structured as general operating or programmatic grants, at the request of the applicant, with all funds to be used for the organization’s stated response to COVID-19 or its impact on the communities served. Grant awards will be up to $50,000 and will be for a period of six months, from July 1 – December 31, 2020.

  • Priority Funding Areas

      • Mental health (telehealth counseling, therapy, case management, hotlines, mindfulness, physical activity)
      • Behavioral health
      • Job loss / back to work support (re-training, up-skill training, job search/placement, childcare assistance)
      • Basic needs assistance for individuals and families (rent, utilities, family economic stabilization, etc.)
      • Census outreach work that has been disrupted by COVID-19
      • Food insecurity
      • Health disparities in communities of color
      • Racial/ethnic backlash (i.e. anti-Asian sentiment)
      • Virtual service delivery
      • Wellness slide-back and public health (i.e. vaccinations, well-check screenings)

Learn more about our COVID-19 response and resources.