Beloved Community Fund Application Facebook0Tweet0Pin0LinkedIn0Email0 The Beloved Community Fund Grant Application The Beloved Community Fund Grant Application Save my progress and resume later | Resume a previously saved form Resume Later In order to be able to resume this form later, please enter your email and choose a password. Your Email: A Password: Confirm Password: Akonadi Foundation Mission The Akonadi Foundation’s mission is to support the development of powerful social change movements to eliminate structural racism and create a racially just society. The Akonadi Foundation believes we need a social movement to overcome structural racism. Building a social movement means moving a large base of people to action united by shared strategy, principles and goals. The Beloved Community Fund The Beloved Community Fund supports nonprofit organizations, as well as other organizations that work with fiscal sponsors, that are organizing: Projects and events that reclaim public space in Oakland, in order to affirm and celebrate the collective memory, shared histories, social identities and cultures of communities of color living in the city as well as events which provide a platform to discuss pressing issues and struggles. Projects and events which affirm spatial and cultural relationships that nurture a sense of healing, belonging and community through the support of the expressive cultures of Oakland’s communities of color. Projects and events which support people of color gathering and reclaiming public space through the process of cultural exchange in light of the negative forces of gentrification and displacement. Grant awards are limited to $15,000 or less. Organization Name (limit 50 characters): Street Address City State Please select…ALAKASAZARCACOCTDEDCFMFLGAGUHIIDILINIAKSKYLAMEMHMDMAMIMNMSMOMTNENVNHNJNMNYNCNDMPOHOKORPWPAPRRISCSDTNTXUTVTVIVAWAWVWIWY Zip Phone: ( ) – Fax: ( ) – Grant Contact Personal Title Please select…Mr.Ms.Mrs.Dr.Rev. First Last Title: Email: Phone #: ( ) – Executive Director First Name: Executive Director Last Name: Executive Director Email: Project Amount Requested: $ Total Project Budget: $ Annual Organizational Budget: $ Is the organization a Fiscally Sponsored Project?: YesNo Fiscal Sponsor Fiscal Sponsor Organization: Fiscal Sponsor Contact First Name: Fiscal Sponsor Contact Last Name: Fiscal Sponsor Contact Email: Fiscal Sponsor Agreement Documentation Usually a letter or contract. Description of Proposed Activity Please answer the following questions with each response no longer than 200 words. 1. Project/Event Title (limit 50 characters): 2. How did you hear about the Beloved Community Fund? 3. Describe your project. Include project goals, methods used to reach objectives, project relevance at this point in time and cultural components. 4. Where will the public event portion of the project be held? Please include address of location. 5.When will the project/event happen? 6.Describe the target audience/community for your project. What is your outreach and recruitment plan for the target audience/community? How many people do you hope to engage? 7.When your project is completed, what do you hope will be different? How will you know you’ve been successful? What evaluation methods will you use to measure success? 8. List other funders and/or potential funders and amounts committed or requested for the specified project and describe what efforts your organization will make to obtain additional sources of funding including planned fundraising activities. Please include a written Budget Narrative with your Financial Budget. The purpose of the Budget Narrative is to supplement the brief information provided in the Financial Budget. It should justify how the budget items are necessary to implement the project goals and objectives, and to accomplish the proposed outcomes. It is a guide to help Akonadi Foundation staff to fully understand the budgetary needs of the applicant, and to provide more descriptive information regarding the costs. Together, the Budget Narrative and Financial Budget should provide a complete financial and qualitative description that supports the proposed project plan. Budget Narrative If applicable Upload Project / Event Budget: If applicable Save my progress and resume later | Resume a previously saved form Need assistance with this form?