The spring 2017 granting cycle is now closed. The fall cycle will open July 15, 2017 and the deadline for applications is 8 p.m. Eastern on October 15, 2017. Please visit the How to Apply section for more information.  

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Seeds Of Hope – Overview

Seeds of Hope Overview


Broad trusts and endowments that the Board or donors created provide annual grants through the Seeds of Hope granting program to support innovative, unique and much needed projects that enable us to live out the New Creed’s call to “seek justice”, “live with respect in creation” and “love and serve others”.

The Joint Grants Committee welcomes applications to the Seeds of Hope granting program for new, unique projects that:

  • Provide innovative seniors ministry
  • Focus on children and youth
  • Address environmental and social justice issues
  • Look at new ways to provide ministry and support during transition periods
  • Facilitate experiencing faith and spirituality