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Beyond Open Grants: Make Bold Moves

Foundation for the Carolinas

Status:

Active

Posted:

Deadline: 

October 28, 2023

Funding

Program:

100000

Award Floor:

Ceiling:

250000

Match Required?

Eligibility

North Carolina

States:

Entity Types:

Nonprofits

Diverse business owners (minorities, women, veterans, LGBTQ) in Charlotte-Mecklenburg are eligible to apply for Beyond Open small business grants. Small businesses from 1 employee (with the owner counting as an employee) to 499 employees are eligible and are encouraged to apply. If you are a franchise, you must be an independent and locally owned franchisor. If the entity applying for a grant is a nonprofit organization that has been recognized by the IRS as being tax-exempt under section 501c3 of the Internal Revenue Code, the following eligibility requirements apply: Nonprofit must be currently registered and recognized 501c3 organization at time of application. Current and active IRS letter of 501c3 status will be requested. Executive paid leadership (Executive Director, President or equivalent paid leader of the organization) must be BIPOC (Black, indigenous, person of color). Current Board of Directors must be majority BIPOC (Black, indigenous, people of color). All other eligibility requirements must also be met for nonprofit location within Mecklenburg County and employee count of no more than 499.

Contact

Email:

Phone:

Source Type:

Private

Make Bold Moves Grants could be the best option for long-term businesses looking to transform their future through the acquisition of substantial capital assets. A typical Make Bold Moves grant could be used to:

purchase a warehouse, other property, or substantial leasehold improvements
acquire state-of-the-art technology, buy larger equipment, replenish the vehicle fleet
switch to a renewable energy source through investments in equipment or technology
other significant capital investments

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