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State-Level Systemic Change Strategy

Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation

Funding Amount


Matching Funds

Funding Cycle

Application deadline is July 27, 2023 (by 12:00 pm)


We will support grantees using one or more approaches, including, but not limited to:
- Advocacy
- Applied Research
- Communications/Digital Media
- Leadership Development
- Legal/Litigation
- Organizing/Mobilizing
- Training/Education

Improving opportunities and outcomes for populations who have been historically marginalized, subjected to systemic discrimination, or excluded from full participation in society, including, but not limited to:
- Immigrants
- People who are LGBTQIA+
- Individuals with low income
- People of color
- Women
- Young people

Who Can Apply

The Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation is restricted to making grants to charitable, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organizations, colleges/universities, religious entities and government units for programs and projects that serve the people of North Carolina. Out-of-state charitable organizations are eligible to apply for funds to support projects operating in North Carolina

Additional Eligibility Requirements

North Carolina

Additional Information

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