Grant Selection

Gather & Care

Application Process Description

Step 1. Review Gather & Care’s Grant Criteria.

Step 2. Submit a Letter of Inquiry.

Step 3. Upon approval of your Letter of Inquiry, we will contact you and request that you complete and submit a Ministry Action Plan (MAP) and Ministry Budget.

Step 4. Funding Decision
Your Ministry Action Plan and Proposed Ministry Budget will be reviewed by the Board of Directors. The Board will make a determination based upon Gather & Care’s Eligibility Requirements, Grant Criteria, and amount of funding available.  Priority will be given for ministries already underway by church applicants. You will be contacted if any additional information is required.

Step 5. Grant Award Notification
You will be sent a letter notifying you of Gather & Care’s funding decision. If selected for a grant, the final step before commencement of the partnership and the first funding is to sign the Grant Award Notification letter indicating your agreement to the terms of the grant. Grant awards will be made in two equal disbursements: The first upon notice of approval and the second upon receipt of the first semi-annual report.

Grant Application Resources

To begin the application process, we require that you to submit a ‘Letter of Inquiry’ which describes your ministry’s vision, methods and resources. If your church/ministry is selected, we will ask you to complete a Ministry Action Plan. 

Letter of Inquiry

A Letter of Inquiry is the initial step in your application process. Letters of Inquiry can be submitted through our online form.

Letter of Inquiry

Ministry Action Plan

If your Letter of Inquiry submission is approved and selected, we will request that you complete the Ministry Action Plan. Please use the link below to access the online form.

Ministry Action Plan

Grant Application Resources

To begin the application process, we require that you to submit a ‘Letter of Inquiry’ which describes your ministry’s vision, methods and resources. If your church/ministry is selected, we will ask you to complete a Ministry Action Plan. 

Letter of Inquiry

A Letter of Inquiry is the initial step in your application process. Letters of Inquiry can be submitted through our online form.

Letter of Inquiry

Ministry Action Plan

If your Letter of Inquiry submission is approved and selected, we will request that you complete the Ministry Action Plan. Please use the link below to access the online form.

Ministry Action Plan

Grant Application Resources

To begin the application process, we require that you to submit a Letter of Inquiry which describes your ministry’s vision, methods and resources. If your church/ministry is selected, we will ask you to complete a Ministry Action Plan. 

A Letter of Inquiry is the initial step in your application process. 

Letter of Inquiry

If your Letter of Inquiry submission is approved and selected, we will request that you complete the Ministry Action Plan. 

Ministry Action Plan

Grant Criteria & Inquiry Process

Churches looking to submit a grant application must adhere to Gather and Care’s eligibility requirements and application guidelines. In order to submit a competitive application, applicant churches are advised review all grant process materials before submission. Please review each of the below links for further information.

Grant Criteria

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Eligibility Requirements

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Letter of Inquiry Reference Sheet

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Online Letter of Inquiry Form

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Grant Criteria & Inquiry Process

Churches looking to submit a grant application must adhere to Gather and Care’s eligibility requirements and application guidelines. In order to submit a competitive application, applicant churches are advised review all grant process materials before submission. Please review each of the below links for further information.

Grant Criteria

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Eligibility Requirements

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Letter of Inquiry Reference Sheet

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Online Letter of Inquiry Form

Go To Page

Final Application Documents

After receiving a letter of inquiry, we will contact individual churches/ministries and ask them to submit a Ministry Action Plan (MAP) and a Ministry Budget proposal.  Please download and review the documents below before completing our online MAP form.

Ministry Action Plan Reference Sheet

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Ministry Budget Proposal Worksheet

Download

Online Ministry Action Plan Form

Go To Page

Reporting & Renewal Documents

Documents for current and renewing grant recipients can be found below.

Grant Reporting Guidelines Template

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Renewal Grant MAP

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Final Application Documents

After receiving a letter of inquiry, we will contact individual churches/ministries and ask them to submit a Ministry Action Plan (MAP) and a Ministry Budget proposal.  Please download and review the documents below before completing our online MAP form.

Ministry Action Plan Reference Sheet

Download

Ministry Budget Proposal Worksheet

Download

Online Ministry Action Plan Form

Go To Page

Reporting & Renewal Documents

Documents for current and renewing grant recipients can be found below.

Grant Reporting Guidelines Template

Download

Renewal Grant MAP

Download

P.O. Box 12198
Newport Beach CA 92658
email: admin@gatherandcare.com

P.O. Box 12198
Newport Beach CA 92658
email: admin@gatherandcare.com