Grant Guidelines

Welcome. Thank you for your interest in A Million Matters. Below you will find the guidelines for applying for our grant. This $100,000 grant is made annually to one non-profit organization that will use the proceeds as a one-time transformative gift to expand an existing program or establish a new initiative.



Thank you again for your interest in applying for a grant from A Million Matters.



Applications are due Friday, February 11, 2022


  • Your organization must have 501(c)(3) status

  • Your organization must serve the Metro-Atlanta area: Fulton, Cobb, Dekalb, Gwinnett, or Clayton Counties

  • The annual budget for your organization should not exceed $5,000,000.

  • You must submit a description of your target population and how this project will benefit the target population.

  • Please include a timetable for the implementation of the project and how the project will be staffed.

  • PDF attachments are required for the following items:

  1. Organizational finances for the current year, two prior years, and projected year.

  2. Project budget details.

  3. Most recent financial statement (audit, if available)

  4. 501 (c)(3) IRS cover letter page

  5. List of Board of Directors

  6. Annual Report, if available

  7. Brochure of the Organization, if available

A Million Matters does not support:

  • Private educational institutions

  • Religious organizations

  • Endowments

  • Capital campaigns

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