2017 Community Issues RFP Now Available – Applications Due August 16, 2017


As the foundation has for more than 35 years, Horizons Foundation will be privileged to support important work in the San Francisco Bay Area LGBTQ community through the 2017 Community Issues grants process.

The proposal deadline submission is August 16, 2017. 


Horizons has a two part application submission process – an electronic submission along with the required paper copies of your application.  Please note the submission deadlines in order to have your application considered for funding.

  • The deadline for the electronic application submission is Wednesday, August 16, 2017 by 5 PM. Email your application to Grants@horizonsfoundation.org.
  • The deadline for paper copies of the application is Wednesday, August 16, 2017 (Postmarked or delivered by 5 PM).  


Horizons will be hosting two How to Apply webinars, which will give you an opportunity to walk through the proposal preparation, granting process, and ask any questions you may have. In the coming weeks, we will also be announcing in-person How to Apply workshops that will take place toward the end of July.

Tuesday, July 25 from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, July 27 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


We look forward to receiving your proposal and hearing about your work and your goals. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Horizons’ staff. You may contact Nora Alcala, Administrative Manager at nalcala@horizonsfoundation.org or Francisco Buchting, Vice President of Grants, Programs, and Strategic Initiatives at fbuchting@horizonsfoundation.org. Also feel free to call us at 415-398-2333 to speak to us by phone.