Red Butterfly Foundation

Grant Guidelines for U.S Applicants

For the 2016 calendar grant year, all applications for grants must be submitted by e-mail to by September 30, 2017.


Proposals should include the following:

A copy of your organization’s Section 501(c)(3) nonprofit status exemption letter from the Internal Revenue Service.

A complete copy of your organization’s most recent 990 Form and audited financial report.

A list of your organization’s current (last 12 months) business contributions and foundation grants, including level of support.

We have an interest in administrative costs. Please indicate what percentage of your organization’s income goes towards achieving its mission.
If an item is not available for submission, please explain why.

Specific Requests

Provide concise (1-2 pages) narrative proposal including your organization's mission, organizational nd program descriptions, geographic reach, community needs, and projected use of requested funds.

Your request should include appropriate backup material, i.e., budget, schedules, population reached, projectedoutcome/solutions, etc.
If your organization has received a grant from the Red Butterfly Foundation in the past, a brief update would be appreciated.

US applicants notice:

For U.S. organizations, the Red Butterfly Foundation will only fund organizations that are tax exempt public charities under Sections 501(c)(3) and 509(a)(1), (2), and (3) of the Internal Revenue Code.