How to Apply

Life Enhancement and Music Focus Areas

  • New criteria and guidelines for these categories will be posted here in 2015.

Medical Research

  • Medical research projects that seek to provide innovative advances related to illness, disease or wellness are being considered on an invitation-only basis.

Please Note

  • Currently, grant proposals are being considered on an invitation-only basis.
    Please do not send unsolicited materials.

Grant Reporting

Grant Criteria:

  • The Foundation makes grants to 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations.
  • Of particular interest to the Foundation are programs that benefit low-income and under-resourced populations.
  • The Foundation considers only one request per organization per 12-month period.
  • The Foundation seeks not to be the only funder for an organization or project.
  • The Foundation does not provide funding for events, individuals, government agencies or religious organizations.
  • The Foundation does not provide funding to organizations that discriminate with regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, disability, gender, sexual orientation, or age.
  • Strong geographic preference is given to organizations within the Metropolitan Atlanta community.
  • To be considered, organizations must have at least one paid staff member.