The Peggy and Jack Baskin Foundation does not accept unsolicited proposals. Please see the Apply for a Grant instructions for more information. If your organization has been notified as eligible to submit an proposal, please follow the instructions below. 

A proposal to the Baskin Foundation must consist of the following three parts:

Download a Word or PDF version of the cover sheet.

Required LOI/proposal content varies according to the grant program:

The following attachments to the letter of inquiry are required:

  • Copy of IRS final determination letter for 501(c)(3) status (must reflect organization’s current name)
  • Proposed project budget, showing revenue and expenses (if applicable)
  • Current operating budget, showing revenue and expenses
  • Form 990 (send electronically)
  • List of other funders and amount committed by each
  • Endowments
  • Brochure or newsletter describing the organization’s activities and/or mission (optional)

Proposals are accepted on an ongoing basis.

  • Please submit one email with the following attachments to support(at)baskinfoundation.org: the coversheet and proposal should be combined into a single document, and the remainder of the attachments should be combined into a single document.
  • Please send a second email with the Form 990 and IRS letter.