Each year our membership discusses and chooses areas of focus within the non-profit sector. The selected cycle runs Aug-May each year. The focus areas for the 2021/2022 cycle are:
In August each year, those organizations that serve a community in the one of the areas of focus are invited to send us their Letter of Intent (LOI). These organizations must reside in San Diego County and the proposed project must be aligned with at least one of the following criteria:
- Children/Teen Services: including at-risk programming, education, job training and mental health
- Women's Services: including homelessness, social services and mental health
Click on The Grant Process tab below to learn about the Grant Season timelines and procedures. The Past Grantees tab gives you a glimpse of the organizations which Rancho Santa Fe Women's Fund has supported in the past.
- It responds to an urgent or critical need
- It is a BOLD new venture
- It has new approach to time-worn problem