How to Apply

The Cedarmere Foundation will not consider any unsolicited requests for funding. Please do not submit any documents to us unless you have already received an invitation to do so.

Please review the Grant Proposal Procedures document before beginning the application process.

Cedarmere Foundation Grant Proposal Procedures

Proposal Forms

By May 1st, all grant applicants will be invited to submit proposals. Invited organizations will be asked to download the Proposal Form for New Grant Applicants or Proposal Form for Returning Community Partners from our website, fill it out, and return it to us as an email attachment, along with a limited amount of requested supporting documentation. We must receive completed Proposals no later than June 30, 2021 in order for them to be considered for a grant in 2021. Please do not submit a Proposal unless your organization has been invited to do so. 

Organizations invited to submit a Proposal may be contacted for additional information and/or to schedule a site visit or Zoom meeting before we make our final grant decisions. All applicants will be notified about our funding decisions no later than late September 2021.

Cedarmere Foundation Grant Proposal Form for New Grant Applicants

Cedarmere Foundation Grant Proposal Form for Returning Community Partners 

Application Timeline:

May 1 -  Requests for Proposals sent to selected organizations
June 30  -  Deadline for receipt of completed grant proposals and supporting documents
Sept. 30 - All organizations notified of grants to be funded (no later than)

If you have any questions about the grant application process, please contact Danielle Baer, Cedarmere Foundation Grants Manager, at or leave a message at (206) 260-9069.

Photograph above courtesy of Rainier Valley Corps