Community Grant Request For Proposals

The Junior League of Milwaukee (“JLM”) seeks proposals from Milwaukee-area nonprofits to partner on projects that support our mission. JLM focuses its community efforts in the areas of education, health, and nutrition of women and children in the greater Milwaukee area. Community-based nonprofits are encouraged to apply for up to $10,000 in grant awards for projects which align with the JLM’s mission.


Both programmatic and capital projects will be considered for award. The JLM will begin accepting grant proposals for the 2020-21 League Year on Sunday, September 13, 2020.


Please view the official Request for Proposals for more information.


The timeline for the application process is as follows:


-September 13, 2020: Local nonprofits may submit proposals


October 7, 2020: Deadline to submit questions to


October 21, 2020: Deadline for JLM to respond to organizations’ questions via email


November 15, 2020: Deadline to submit proposals


-January-February 2021: Possible interviews and/or site visits


-March 2021: One or two community partners will be selected


-May 2021: Grant will be awarded at the JLM Annual Meeting. Attendance at the meeting is required to receive the funding (event date TBD).