NYFA: New York Foundation for the Arts
Address 575 Market Street
Suite 2950
San Francisco,CA 94104
Phone Number (415)421-2629
Fax Number (415)421-6713
TTY Number (000)000-0000
Email [email protected]
Website http://www.zellerbachfamilyfoundation.org/
Executive Director Ms. Cindy Rambo
Founding Year 1958
Incorporating Year 1958
Mission Statement The mission of the Zellerbach Family Fund is to be a catalyst for constructive social change by initiating and investing in efforts that strengthen families and communities. It values the richness that diversity brings to communities and the opportunities it provides to strenghten mutual appreciation and understanding across cultures. It values grantmaking that mazimizes its contribution toward constructive social change and honors a civic commitment to the San Francisco Bay area.
Program Name Community Arts Distribution Committee
Program Contact Ms. Linda Howe
Program Phone (415) 421-2629 x11
Program Email
Year Program Founded 1978
Description of Program Non-profit community arts organizations doing their work in San Francisco, Contra Costa, and Alameda counties (west of the Caldecott Tunnels), representing the fields of dance, theater, visual arts, music, festivals, poetry, literature, and publications are eligible to apply. Films and videos are not eligible. Youth-performed or youth-oriented programs are not eligible. The Community Arts program supports mainly performance-oriented requests that represent contemporary, cutting-edge new work.
Conditions/Public Service Requirements n/a
Award Website http://www.zellerbachfamilyfoundation.org/grantapplication.html
Where does the program take place?
Does this program primarily support the creation of new work? Yes
Support or Services Provided as part of the Program
    Description of Support or Services Cash grant.
    Amount Awarded by this Program (if an award) 1000.00 - 7500.00
    Related Arts
    LiteratureLiterature, All
    MusicMusic, All
    Visual ArtsVisual Arts, All
    TheaterTheater, All
    DanceDance, All
    CaliforniaAnySan Francisco/Bay AreaAny
    Gender No Requirement
    Age 18 and older
    Can Previous Awardees Re-apply? Yes W/ Restrictions
    • No Requirement
    Career Point
    • No Requirement
    Special Population
    • No Requirement
    Other Restrictions Individuals can only receive one grant per year. Youth-performed or youth-oriented programs are not eligible. Grants are only awarded to non-profit organizations or to 501 (c) (3) fiscal sponsors; individual artists must work under a fiscal sponsor in order to be funded.
    Total Number of Applicants (annually) 264
    Total Number of Recipients (annually) 215
    Total Number of Awards (annually) 215
    Total Amount Awarded by this Program (annually) $0
    Procedure Application only through 501(c)(3) fiscal sponsor/conduit
    Contact Requirements Mail Art Grant Requests to: Attn: Linda Howe, Zellerbach Family Foundation, 575 Market Street, Suite 2950, San Francisco, CA 94105.
    Material/Process Materials include: Application form; progect description; history and mission; budget; letter of support from 501(c)(3); work sample; SASE for return of work sample.
    Application Fee $0
    Exact Deadline
    Approximate Deadline Jan, March, July, Sep
    Rolling Deadline No
    Ideal Contact Month for New Application and Guidelines
    Selection Process/Criteria Committee is comprised of six local artists and performers.
    Notification Process Notification by letter.
    Are awardees required to submit a Final Report? True
    Awardee's Public Service Requirement? n/a