Lafon Home Grant Application

Purpose: To create, sustain, and grow ministry in the African-American context, ministry in urban settings, and ministry with people of poverty - not to the exclusion of other ministries - but to honor the legacy of Lafon Home.

Priority will be given to, but not limited to, ministry in the New Orleans area.

Applications will be accepted year-round.

 

*First Name
*Last Name
*Address 1
*City
*State
*Zip
*Phone
*Email
*Sponsoring Church or Ministry
Mailing Address

(If different than above)

Director of Project or Contact Person

(If different than above)

*District
*Type of Application
First Time Applicant
Repeat/Renewal Application
If this is a repeat application

Please list the date of the most recent application

Project Description
*What are the goals for the project?
*What are the target start and end dates?
*What is the target population?

What are the population’s specific needs? Do you anticipate a certain number of people to be served? If so, how many? What are the needs of the people being served?

Are there any partnering churches or organizations?

If so, please describe. 

*Who will be needed?

Please describe the Staff/personnel/volunteers involved

What facilities will be used?

(On-site, off-site, e.g.)

*What are the long-range goals?
Are there any plans for future funding?
*Attach project itemized budget

The budget must include the following:

  • Anticipated sources of income (ex: this grant, other grant names, local church support, community support, fees to be charged, other)

  • Anticipated expenditures (ex: supplies, curriculum, food, software, salaries/wages, other)

  • Total anticipated income and expenditures

Attach file pdf, doc(x), xls(x), jpg/gif/png, ppt - up to 25 MB

Grant Amount
*Amount Requested
Up to $10,000.00 without matching funds
Up to $20,000.00 with matching funds
*Total Amount Requested
Grant Participation
*Check that you understand:

I/we will submit an end-of-project/end-of-year project assessment, including a closing budget accounting

Yes
No
*I have requested my District Superintendent to send an email endorsement with signature to verify their knowledge and support of this request.
Yes
No
*I/we understand that some portions of our end-of project/year assessment - including photographs/videos - may be used to publicize this grant program.
Yes
No
Signature/e-Signature of Pastor or Executive Director

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Signature/e-Signature of Chair of Administrative Council

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Check that you understand: I/we will submit an end-of-project/end-of-year project assessment, including a closing budget accounting
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