Net proceeds from the 95th Burning of Zozobra are administered by the Santa Fe Downtown Kiwanis Foundation.
APPLICATIONS FOR ZOZOBRA PROCEEDS GRANT CYCLE ARE NOW CLOSED. THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION WAS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2020 AT 5 P.M. AND WE REGRET THAT NO MORE APPLICATIONS CAN BE ACCEPTED.
This year, the Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe gifted the net proceeds of the 95th Burning of Zozobra to the Santa Fe Downtown Kiwanis Foundation to be disbursed to nonprofit organizations that make life better for the children of the greater Santa Fe area.
See how net proceeds from Zozobra have helped our kids in the past: https://burnzozobra.com/your-fundraising-dollars-at-work/
The Santa Fe Kiwanis Foundation 2020 Request for Proposals IS NOW CLOSED
The Santa Fe Kiwanis Foundation is now accepting requests for funding from 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations or public/governmental agencies that provide services for children and youth in Santa Fe and surrounding counties. Services that Kiwanis funds will support include health/medical, food/clothing/shelter, education, arts and recreation. Funds awarded are the net proceeds from the burning of Will Shuster’s Zozobra. Grant requests
up to $5,000 will be considered.
Proposals were accepted online at from Wednesday, January 22, 2020 and are now closed as of 5 p.m. on Friday, February 21, 2020.
Please be prepared to upload the following in PDF or JPG files:
1. A proposal of no more than two pages including the following:
Organization name, address, phone number and website address
a. Name, title and contact information for the person preparing the proposal and the person responsible for the project
b. A statement verifying that the organization is either a 501(c)(3) organization in good standing with the IRS and the New Mexico Attorney General, or a public/governmental agency
c. Mission statement
d. Program description including how the requested funds will be used
e. Number of children/youth who will be served by the program
2. Project budget showing income sources and expenses
3. Current organizational financial statement
If you have questions about the content of the application, please contact Kiwanis Foundation President Stuart R. Hamilton @ firstname.lastname@example.org or 505-670-4436.