SACF Grant Instructions

(For nonprofits serving Coffee, Dale, Geneva, Henry or Houston Counties)

The Southeast Alabama Community Foundation (SACF) is a public foundation which links charitable resources with community needs and opportunities. Each year, the Foundation awards grants to nonprofits offering projects and programs in Coffee, Dale, Geneva, Henry or Houston counties that, in the opinion of SACF’s Advisory Committee, will improve the quality of life in our community.

While many factors are considered, priority is given to proposals that meet the following criteria:

For 2017, the maximum grant award is $2500, with the average grant ranging from $500 to $1000.

Click here for a list of the 2017 grant recipients.


2016-2017 Timeline

Applications Available: November 1

Grant Workshops: TBA

Application Deadline: January 13, 2017

Site Visit: Feb - Mar 2017

Grants Awarded: April 2017

Steps To Apply

The application is completed online. No paper applications will be accepted.




Grant recipients will be required to complete an online evaluation form at both six months and one calendar year after the receipt of funds. The Foundation will not consider any future grant requests unless the evaluation forms have been completed. Submit Evaluations



Contact Millie B. Armstrong
SACF Affiliate Manager
Ph: (334) 446-0247
Fax: (334) 446-0247