Community Grant Request for Proposals


Junior League of Milwaukee seeks proposals from Milwaukee-area nonprofits to partner on existing or new projects that support our mission. Both programmatic and capital projects will be considered for award.

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 the $1,000-$5,000 grant awards that will impact the areas of education, health, and/or nutrition of women and children in the Milwaukee community.

The Junior League of Milwaukee will begin accepting grant proposals for the 2018-19 league year on Monday, November 5th, 2018.

CLICK HERE to view the official Request for Proposal.

The timeline for the application process is as follows:

  • November 5, 2018 – Local nonprofits may submit proposals
  • November 26, 2018 – Deadline for receipt of questions / notification of interest to
  • December 3, 2018 – JLM to respond to questions via email to all organizations who expressed interest
  • January 1, 2019 – Deadline to submit proposals – Applicants may apply regardless of submittal of Notification of Interest.
  • January – March 2019 – Possible interviews and/or site visits
  • March 31, 2019 – One or two community partners will be selected
  • April 2019 – Grant will be awarded at the April 2019 general membership meeting. Attendance at the meeting to receive the funding is encouraged.