2024 William F. Thiel Trust Competitive Grant Process Opens

Buffalo, N.Y. – The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo is seeking applications from qualified non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations that provide services for the medical needs of Wyoming County residents for the 2024 William F. Thiel Trust competitive grant process.

This year’s revised and updated process will be guided by the 2024 to 2028 Thiel Funding Priorities summary. Please review this summary on the website in detail before applying for funding.

Funding priorities include:

  • Capacity Building
  • Collaborative/Collective Impact
  • Equity/Health Equity
  • Leveraging Funding
  • Resource/Referral Management
  • Access and Navigation
  • Chronic Disease and Related Health Behaviors
  • Emergency Assistance for Low-Income Residents
  • Food Security
  • Mental Health/Behavioral Health
  • Transportation

For more grant process information, to read the reports that form the basis of this process, and to access the grant application, please visit www.cfgb.org/nonprofits/grants/william-thiel/

Applications are due December 18, 2023, at 4 p.m. 




About the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo

For more than a century, the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo has enhanced and encouraged long-term philanthropy in the Western New York community. A 501 (c)(3) organization, the Community Foundation’s mission is: Connecting people, ideas and resources to improve lives in Western New York. Established in 1919, the Community Foundation has made the most of the generosity of individuals, families, foundations and organizations who entrust charitable assets to the Community Foundation’s care. Learn more at cfgb.org.