The Carl & Roberta 
Deutsch Foundation

$20,000 GRANT 

for the nonprofit to strengthen, implement, and sustain the efforts of its volunteer program. 

This grant acknowledges a clear and thoughtfully written strategy to build the capacity and sustainability of the volunteer program.

$5,000 AWARD 

for the volunteerdistributed by the nominating nonprofit organization. This award rewards outstanding volunteers, 
and the funds may be used at the discretion of the volunteers.

    CAPACITY BUILDING SUPPORT

     
    in the forms of peer networking sessions and one-on-one coaching to assist in developing and/or implementing a volunteer management plan designed to build or enhance organizational capacity around volunteerism. 
     

    REVIEW PROCESS

     

    A Selection Committee, comprised of local nonprofit and Foundation leaders, will select the winners of the award. Applicants who articulate a strong, detailed vision for improving and sustaining their volunteer efforts will stand out among the rest. We expect that every applicant has an extraordinary volunteer to nominate, so specifically highlighting how the volunteer has impacted the organization will strengthen applications.