Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo Now Accepting Applications for 2020 William F. Thiel Trust

Buffalo, N.Y. – The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo is seeking proposals from qualified non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations that provide services for the benefit of the health needs of Wyoming County residents.

This year’s process will be guided by the 2018-2022 William F. Thiel Funding Priorities summary. Please review the report in detail at: before applying for funding.

Funding priorities for this cycle include:

  • Infrastructure
    • Equipment
    • Personnel
    • Public Health
  • Health Services
    • Access and Navigation
    • Chronic Disease
    • Dental Health
    • Emergency Assistance
    • Mental Health/Substance Use Disorder
    • Reproductive Health
    • Transportation

Applications will be due December 16, 2019, at 4 p.m. You can find grant information and the application at


About the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo

Celebrating its centennial year in 2019, the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo was established in 1919 to enhance and encourage 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. For 100 years 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