Frequently Asked Questions
If you do not see your question below, please feel free to contact us and we will respond as soon as possible.
What does the Merancas Foundation do?
Who is eligible for funding?
Who is not eligible for funding?
Where are the funding areas?
How do we begin the process of submitting a grant application?
All applications are submitted through our grant application portal. Visit the “Apply” tab above for more information.
Does your Foundation award multi-year grants?
Although the Foundation’s preference is to award single year grants, there are occasions when multi-year installment grants are made. These are typically given to support capital needs or specific financing support. Please contact the Foundation for more details.
Do you visit the sites of potential grantees?
What kind of publicity does the Foundation seek for its grants?
What are the guidelines for use of the Merancas logo?
The term Merancas in letter form is a registered trademark of The Merancas Foundation, Inc. Other than as outlined below, the Merancas name may not be used without the Foundation’s express written consent. It may also require a separate licensing agreement.
If our name and/or logo furthers a grantee’s charitable mission, it may be used for compliance with any tax or regulatory authority and for general announcements in print, online, or traditional media.
When used, the name/logo must meet the following guidelines:
- Any URL links to the Foundation website must be written as “The Merancas Foundation” and links should be made to www.merancas.org
- The Merancas Foundation logo may only be used in the formats *provided below. Changes may not be made to aspect ratio or color. Please refer to our brand guide for more information on the use of our logo.
- For additional formats or questions about use, please contact us at [email protected]