The Center for Arab American Philanthropy (CAAP) and the National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) are currently jointly accepting letters of inquiry from Arab American nonprofits for general operating support. CAAP will award grants up to a maximum of $10,000 each for Arab American organizations that fall within the following two focus areas: Arts, Culture & Media OR Human Services, Education & Advocacy.

To be eligible for a grant, your organization must:

  1. Be a U.S. based Arab American nonprofit serving the Arab American community. CAAP and NNAAC defines an Arab American nonprofit as an organization that self-identifies as Arab American, and has a majority Arab American representation among the leadership of the organization and the populations served.
  2. Have an annual budget of less than $3,500,000.
  3. Currently have valid 501(c)(3) status with the IRS.

Applications are due by 11:59pm EST on March 21, 2021