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The Fraentzel Foundation (New Jersey)

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    Funder Type

    Private Foundation

    IT Classification

    C - Funds little to no technology


    The Fraentzel Foundation


    The Fraentzel Foundation provides grants for general support to organizations working in the following subjects:

    • Arts and culture
    • Basic and emergency aid
    • Communication media
    • Education
    • Elementary and secondary education
    • Human services
    • Medical support services
    • Youth development

    and serving the following population groups:

    • Academics
    • Adolescents
    • Children and youth
    • Economically disadvantaged people
    • Low-income people
    • Students

    History of Funding

    The Fraentzel Foundation has given $47,000 in awards in 2018. Recent awardees include: Morrow Memorial Fund, Maplewood Memorial Library, Prospect Presbyterian, Electronic Info & Education, and Youth Net.

    Additional Information

    The Fraentzel Foundation was established in 1970 in New Jersey. The foundation does not maintain a website. Please contact the foundation to verify eligibility prior to submission of a full application. Funds may be used for the following purposes:

    • Capacity-building and technical assistance
    • General support
    • Individual development
    • Program support
    • Scholarships
    • System and operational improvements


    The Fraentzel Foundation Staff

    The Fraentzel Foundation Staff
    11 Inwood Place
    Maplewood, NJ 07040-2528
    (973) 378-3118

  • Eligibility Details

    Eligible applicants are non profit organizations that serve subjects and populations of interest to The Fraentzel Foundation. Giving is focused throughout northern New Jersey, with some emphasis on Essex County. No grants are made to individuals.

    Deadline Details

    Proposals are accepted throughout the year. Initial approach should be through a letter of intent sent to the foundation. The board will review letters, and invite those with projects of interest to submit a full proposal. If invited, applicants should be prepared to submit a full application form with the following information by the funder's annual December 1 deadline:
    1. Listing of board of directors, trustees, officers and other key people and their affiliations
    2. Name, address and phone number of organization
    3. Copy of IRS Determination Letter
    4. Detailed description of project and amount of funding requested

    Award Details

    Award amounts vary based on the scope of projects. Awards are up to $10,000. Most awards are less than $5,000.

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