The Fay Slover Fund was established at The Boston Foundation in 2010 to support start-up or program grants to organizations looking to increase access to art in underserved communities.
The Fund provides grants of up to $25,000 for organizations working to create, sustain, or grow programs to increase access to the arts in underserved communities throughout the United States and beyond.
We have seen the following models achieve their goal of increasing access to art in their communities:
The Fund is now accepting brief Letters of Interest (LOIs) for Fall 2022. LOI deadline: Friday, September 30.
Click the link below for the Request for LOIs, which provides more information on what to include:
Fay Slover Fund 2022 Request for LOIs
For current Fay Slover Fund grantees, more information will be posted In August 2022 on the Fall 2022 renewal application process.
To be eligible for grants from the Fay Slover Fund, applicants must be:
* If your status is pending, please include a fiscal agency agreement. International agencies should provide an equivalent proof of NGO status.
Funding amounts will be awarded based on key indicators of success:
For more information about grants from the Fay Slover Fund at The Boston Foundation, please contact Mahalia Banton, firstname.lastname@example.org or Leslie Pine, email@example.com at The Philanthropic Initiative (TPI)