Wed, 25 May 2022

Applications to be accepted from projects focusing on animal welfare, civic/community, environmental, health/wellness including drug/alcohol and domestic violence causes

The Green Bay Packers Foundation is seeking applications for its annual grant program. The application period is open now until July 1, 2022.

This year, the Foundation will focus on awarding grants to organizations that will use the funds for programs or projects that address animal welfare, civic and community, environmental and health and wellness including drug/alcohol and domestic violence.

Only organizations whose programs fit the established criteria may apply for and be considered for grants.

Different focus areas are emphasized through the application process each year, and this is the third year of the current three-year grant cycle. In 2023, the focus areas will be elderly, homelessness, human services and hunger.

Organizations that are classified as exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code with a valid IRS Tax ID for a minimum of two years and are located in the state of Wisconsin are eligible to apply for a grant. Organizations may only apply for a grant once during the three-year cycle.

Interested applicants can find out if they are eligible to apply for a grant and complete the application online at packers.com/foundation.

All grant applications received will be reviewed by the Green Bay Packers Foundation Trustees, who will finalize the list of grant recipients in October. A public announcement of the grant recipients will take place in November.

Last year, in its annual distribution of funds, the Foundation awarded $1 million to 274 civic and charitable groups throughout the state of Wisconsin. With these disbursements, the Foundation has distributed more than $16.68 million for charitable purposes since it was established in 1986.

The Green Bay Packers Foundation grant program is part of Green Bay Packers Give Back, the Packers' all-encompassing community outreach initiative, which include the Green Bay Packers Foundation's annual and impact grants, appearances by players, alumni, coaches and staff, cash and in-kind donations, community events, Make-A-Wish visits, football outreach and much more.

Up Next All Videos Rock Report: Living Very Large All Videos Packers Daily: Rookie minicamp recap All Videos Three Things: Wide receivers, Quay Walker, and linemen All Videos Remix: Rookie Minicamp All Videos Matt LaFleur on Devonte Wyatt: 'I love his intensity' All Videos Rock Report: Sudden Impact | Devonte Wyatt All Videos Matt LaFleur: Drafted receivers 'all offer versatility' All Videos Christian Watson is 'excited to learn and grow' All Videos Quay Walker's first impressions of Green Bay: 'I'm loving it' All Videos Toure on joining the Packers: 'I'm excited to compete' All Videos Jonathan Ford: 'I'm focused on giving everything I have' All Videos Kinglsey Enagbare feels like he's living a dream All Videos Tariq Carpenter ready to 'lock in and learn'  All Videos Romeo Doubs: 'Detail is really important' All Videos Zach Tom on being drafted by the Packers: 'Happy to get back to playing football' All Videos Devonte Wyatt living 'dream come true' with Eric Stokes All Videos Rasheed Walker: 'So grateful and thankful to have this opportunity' All Videos Sean Rhyan ready to play wherever the Packers need him All Videos Remix: Packers rookies arrive All Videos Packers Daily: Catching fire   All Videos Packers Unscripted: Extra credit All Videos Rock Report: Three's not a crowd All Videos Total Packers: 2022 NFL Draft Report All Videos Brian Gutekunst 1-on-1: 'We're excited about the additions we've made' All Videos Packers Daily: Defensive duo  All Videos 2022 Schedule: Packers & Giants set to face off in London All Videos Packers Unscripted: Details on the draft All Videos Remix: A look back at the Packers' 2022 NFL Draft  All Videos Three Things: Kingsley Enagbare, Matt LaFleur and depth All Videos Matt LaFleur: 'Every year is exciting' | 2022 NFL Draft All Videos Brian Gutekunst 'excited about the guys we got' | 2022 NFL Draft All Videos Instant Reax: Seventh round | 2022 NFL All Videos Matt LaFleur 1-on-1: 'These guys have to prove it and earn it' | 2022 NFL Draft All Videos WR Samori Toure: 'The Packers calling my name was really special' | 2022 NFL Draft All Videos Remix: Samori Toure | 2022 NFL Draft  All Videos Remix: Rasheed Walker | 2022 NFL Draft All Videos Rasheed Walker: 'I can't wait to go to work' | 2022 NFL Draft All Videos Jonathan Ford has familiar roots with Packers defenders | 2022 NFL Draft All Videos Remix: Jonathan Ford | 2022 NFL Draft All Videos Tariq Carpenter dreamt of being drafted, thankful for opportunity | 2022 NFL Draft

More Milwaukee News

Access More

Sign up for Milwaukee News

a daily newsletter full of things to discuss over drinks.and the great thing is that it's on the house!