Special Purpose Grants

Special Purpose Grants

These grants are made to nonprofit organizations doing work in a specific area of interest designated by the donors when they created their funds. Applications are open only to those nonprofits which fit the special purpose of the fund.

Special Purpose Grants

Jean P. Fitton Fund

To support K-12 public school teachers of merit and commitment in Monterey County and enable schools to attract and retain gifted and talented educators.

Fund for Homeless Women

To support programs and services for homeless women on the Monterey Peninsula, especially those offering emergency or transitional housing.

Northern Monterey County Foundation

To support nonprofit organizations that provide important community resources and services in the Northern Monterey County communities of Aromas, Bolsa Knolls, Boronda, Castroville, Elkhorn, Las Lomas, Moss Landing, Oak Hills, Pajaro, Prunedale, Royal Oaks or Santa Rita.

Siembra Latinos Fund Grants

To improve the quality of life for Latino residents of Monterey County.

Southern Monterey County Foundation

To support nonprofit organizations that provide important community resources and services in Southern Monterey County communities (King City and south).

Tri-Counties Blood Bank

To provide reimbursement to organizations which supply blood and blood products to people who can’t afford them and for other related activities.

Anita Tarr Turk Fund

To support research for the cause of and cure for breast cancer.