Grants

As part of its commitment to support local nonprofits throughout the year, THE PLAYERS hosts two annual grant programs, THE PLAYERS Grants and the Red Coats Grants.

THE PLAYERS Grants

With a history and tradition of giving, THE PLAYERS receives numerous requests for funding and support from charities throughout the region. To increase its knowledge and understanding of the growing and ever-changing needs of citizens and communities in northeast Florida, THE PLAYERS has established guidelines, ensuring alignment with its mission, priorities, and resources. THE PLAYERS accepts grant proposals from nonprofit organizations who do not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, religion, military and veteran status, disability, sex, age, gender identity, orientation, or any other class protected by law.

Eligible organizations include the following:

Such organizations must meet the following criteria:

Grant Application Timeline

The 2022 grants program is open now through 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, January 15.

Click HERE to apply

Click here to view the charity guidelines

Red Coat Grants

As a way to continue our ongoing commitment to Northeast Florida, the Red Coats - a committee of past volunteer chairpersons- oversee a grant program to support local charities. Since our founding, our mission has been to provide charitable and economic benefits to the communities where we play.

GUIDELINES

ELIGIBILITY – To be considered for funding, organizations must:

EXCLUSIONS - Funds will not be granted for the following:

PARAMETERS - Here’s what we are looking for:

PROCEDURES

When submitting a grant application, please ensure all requested information is uploaded to the application and keep attachments to a minimum.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION

  1. Proof of the organization’s 501(c)(3) status
  2. Most recent financial statements (audited statements preferred)
  3. Most recent IRS form 990
  4. Operating budget for the current fiscal year
  5. Supporting documents regarding how funds will be used.

RECOGNITION OF THE PLAYERS

If awarded a grant, recipients may identify THE PLAYERS as a contributor; provided, however, all such acknowledgments and promotions shall be subject to the prior approval of THE PLAYERS. This may be accomplished through newsletters, websites, events, annual reports, signage, interviews, etc. Recipients may not imply or infer an affiliation or association with, or endorsement, approval or recommendation by, PGA TOUR, THE PLAYERS or the Red Coats. THE PLAYERS will provide a copy of the logo for recipients to use.

GRANT APPLICATION TIMELINE

We look forward to re-launching in 2023.