Golden Pear Award Grants

Grant cycle will close 11:59pm EST December 1st, 2020. 

Golden Pear Grant Recipients

AmFund has announced 21 Golden Pear Awards as part of its expanded support of qualified nonprofit organizations ranging from $1,000 to $10,000. Over 615 organizations applied due to the adverse impact of the pandemic on their fundraising abilities. 

We congratulate the recipients of this year's Mid-Year Golden Pear Award award and are grateful for all the organizations who applied. Their stories are heartwarming and compelling. We cannot imagine life without the valuable services they provide. 

Act Now Foundation – North Bergen, New Jersey

EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) Foundation – Niceville, Florida

Marian Hope Center for Children’s Therapy – Independence, Missouri

Missions On Wheels – Magnolia, Texas

Sunlight Children’s Advocacy – Andover, Kansas

Delaware Humane Association – Wilmington, Delaware

Why Not Prosper – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Feed My Starving Children – Coon Rapids, Minnesota

Gilda’s Club – Rochester, New York

The Vine School – Victoria, Texas

Agape Animal Rescue – Old Hickory, Tennessee

Family & Children Services – Midland, Michigan

Lakeland Volunteers in Medicine – Lakeland, Florida

Riverstone Senior Life Services – New York, New York

Al Wooten, Jr. Youth Center – Los Angeles, California

Ronald McDonald House of Houston/Galveston – Bellaire, Texas

Heart Haven Outreach – Bolingbrook, Illinois

The Foundation of Hope – Raleigh, North Carolina

Racine Zoo – Racine, Wisconsin

Matthew’s Hope Ministries – Orlando, Florida

South Shore YMCA – Norwell, Massachusetts

The American Fundraising Foundation continues to provide unrestricted funds through its virtual and live event sponsorships. You may contact us by clicking below to see if your organization qualifies for our support. We have expanded the sponsorship opportunities for nonprofits this year and will be happy to present your organization to our Board of Directors for consideration. After receiving your information, one of our Development Directors will contact you to obtain additional information.

In addition to the expanded grant program this year, AmFund will again accept applications for year-end grant consideration and funding opportunities into 2021 closing December 1st, 2020. Please make sure you opt-in for email notifications or visit the News Section of our website for updates. 

We know that nonprofits across the country are doing some heavy lifting during these challenging times. Our financial support through one or more of our programs can mean the difference in your organization continuing to meet its goals and fulfill its important mission.  Reach out to us today as we are still approving organizations for support.


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