What We Fund

What Types of Agencies Does The Community Chest Fund?

The Community Chest makes three different types of grants: Annual Grants, Impact Grants & Special grants. Please see Apply for Funding for more details.

Agencies applying for funds must meet the following criteria:

  • Agencies must have a 501c3 IRS designation.
  • They must be incorporated for at least two years.
  • They must provide services to residents of Englewood, Tenafly and Englewood Cliffs (but may also provide services to others from other towns.)
  • They must submit an application for funding, using the application form provided by The Community Chest.  Applications must also include the agencies most recent audited financials.
  • The application must also include a detailed explanation for how the funds will be utilized by the agency.

New applicants are invited to apply for funding as long as they meet the above criteria.