Grounded in our Strategic Roadmap, it is our desired impact to ensure children and their families are safe, healthy and living to their full potential with a focus particularly on those children who are most vulnerable.

In 2019, the John Rex Endowment will have three funding opportunities. Each opportunity will be announced through a Request for Proposals (RFP) which defines the opportunity and eligibility. The 2019 key dates are:

January 9, 2019 - Request for Proposals (RFP) Announcement

Informational Webinar (registration and details will be posted on our website)

January 17 – 1:00 p.m.

Letters of Intent (LOIs) Due

February 12

Applications Due

April 9

Applicants will be notified of funding decision

No later than June 15

May 15, 2019 – Request for Proposals (RFP) Announcement: Nonprofit Capacity Building

Letters of Intent (LOIs) Due

June 11

Applications Due

August 13

Applicants will be notified of funding decision

No later than October 15


Watch for the grant award details announcement on our website, in our newsletter and on our Facebook page. Be sure to get updates by joining our mailing list.

Please contact Gladys Hairston, Program Officer, if you have questions.  Gladys can be reached at gladys@rexendowment.org or 919-838-1110 extension 6.