Soroptimist is an international volunteer service organization for business and professional women who work to improve the lives of women and girls in local communities and throughout the world. We are committed to a world where women and girls together achieve their individual and collective potential, realize aspirations and have an equal voice in creating strong, peaceful communities worldwide.
Here, in Humboldt County, our goal is to support non-profit groups that support women and girls.
Our application form may be downloaded from this site - you will find the link to the application at the bottom of the checklist. Your original application materials must be postmarked no later than Friday, April 12th, 2019 to qualify for funding. Please read all information carefully and review the checklist to be sure your application is considered. Funding decisions will be completed before May 9th, 2019.
As you will see on the application, you need to provide:
- Your 501(c)(3) letter, or that of your umbrella agency, if applicable
- A letter of authorization for use if under an umbrella agency
- The original application materials (signed application form, narrative, and project budget).
- If a capital improvement is requested: copies of bids, invoices or proposals will be anticipated by the reviewers.
If you are awarded a grant, you will be obligated to provide Soroptimist of Humboldt Bay with a detailed report as to the distribution of the grant money. All information provided is kept confidential. Click here for the Reporting requirements. The deadline for this report is December 11, 2019, or as soon as possible after your camp, project, or activity session is complete. Should this report deadline not be met, you will not be eligible to apply for a grant the following year.
We thank you for your interest in Soroptimist of Humboldt Bay and look forward to reviewing your grant application.
Please Mail Application Materials to:
Soroptimist of Humboldt Bay
P.O. Box 96
Eureka, CA 95502
Click here for Grant Application