Annual Grants

The Foundation is now accepting 2019-2020 grant applications. The deadline is Monday, September 30, 2019. 

Learn more about the grant guidelines and applications here and share this information with your favorite non-profits!

The mission of the REALTORS® Community Foundation is to improve the quality of life in the Boise region through housing-related projects and grants. Monies for these grants are raised via voluntary contributions and fundraising efforts, like the annual Give Back Golf Tournament.

Criteria for Grant Consideration
The following are general guidelines by which grant applications are reviewed and prioritized:

  • Organization must be a 501(c)(3) charitable organization as classified by the IRS.
  • Organization and projects/programs must be located in Ada, Elmore or Gem County.
  • Projects/programs address a specific, housing-related need.
  • Tangible projects/programs with long-term benefits impacting a significant number of people.
  • The Foundation does not fund organizations located outside Ada, Elmore, or Gem County, general operating expenses, denominational education, travel or lodging expenses, or individual/team sponsorship.

2018 Grant Recipients included:

  • Boise Fire Fighters Local 149 Burnout Fund
  • Boise Rescue Mission/City Light Home for Women & Children
  • Boise Valley Habitat for Humanity
  • CATCH, Inc. (Charitable Assistance To Community’s Homeless)
  • Chrysalis Women’s Transitional Living, Inc.
  • Giraffe Laugh Early Learning Centers
  • Good Samaritan League
  • JANNUS, Inc. (Agency for New Americans)
  • LEAP Charities, Inc.
  • Life’s Kitchen
  • Meridian Food Bank
  • NeighborWorks®
  • The Salvation Army
  • Women’s & Children’s Alliance
  • West Ada School District Foundation (High School + Homeless = Success Program)

For questions about the REALTORS® Community Foundation grant cycle, guidelines or mission, please contact Breanna Vanstrom.