To be eligible for a grant, an organization must be tax-exempt or operate under the fiscal sponsorship of a tax-exempt nonprofit organization. Its work must fall within the scope of one or more of our designated program areas.

While we do focus on supporting Northeast Ohio-based organizations, we will also consider other groups doing excellent work in the area of health and wellness, the preservation of nature, education or the arts.

Connor Foundation will accept grant requests in any format the organization chooses to provide. Applications can be emailed to Grants will be awarded twice a year based on the following cycles.

  • 2024 Cycle 1
  • Application Due: May 3, 2024
  • Grant Awarded: June, 2024
  • 2024 Cycle 2
  • Application Due: November 1, 2024
  • Grant Awarded: December, 2024