Grant Application Guidelines


Does your organization meet the following funding guidelines:

  1. Is your organization a 501(c)(3) public charity?
  2. Do your programs benefit the residents of Greater Cincinnati Area?
  3. Will your organization’s project enhance opportunities in areas of cultural arts, education, environment or health?
If you answered “yes” to each of the three questions, your organization meets the initial funding guidelines and may proceed to prepare and submit a grant request for consideration by the Trustees of the L&L Nippert Charitable Foundation or the Louise Dieterle Nippert Musical Arts Fund of the Greenacres Foundation (the "Foundations").

  1. Guidelines:
    1. Grant applications must include:
      1. A cover Letter.
      2. A Summary of Grant Request.
      3. The Ohio Common Grant Application Short Form.
        1. Please follow the “Strategies for Successful Grant Seeking” on page 1 of the Application.
        2. Please include the organization’s current Form 990/990-EZ.
      4. An Automated Clearing House ("ACH") Authorization Form.
        1. Grants awarded will be credited to the organization's checking account via the ACH method of direct deposit.
        2. A completed ACH Form and a voided check are required.
    2. Please submit one original, hard copy of all documents.
    3. The requested documents for the grant application must be postmarked on or before September 15 and mailed to:
      Carter F. Randolph, PhD
      L&L Nippert Charitable Foundation or
      Louise Dieterle Nippert Musical Arts Fund
      c/o The Randolph Company
      4200 Malsbary Road
      Cincinnati, OH 45242
  2. Timeline
    1. September 15 - Grant Application Absolute Deadline
    2. Second week in December - Grants Awarded
    3. Third week in December - Grant Awards Credited to Bank Accounts
  3. Grant recipients will be required to:
    1. Review and acknowledge the Foundation’s Recognition Policy Guidelines.
      1. L&L Nippert Charitable Foundation Recognition Policy Guidelines
      2. Louise Dieterle Nippert Musical Arts Fund Recognition Policy Guidelines
    2. Submit a Grant Report within one year of receiving the award that details how the funds were utilized and the impact of the project on the Greater Cincinnati area.
  4. Any questions? Please contact the Foundations Administrator at 513-891-7144.
Updated June 2017
Mission
The mission of the L&L Nippert Charitable Foundation is to continue Louis and Louise
Nippert’s long-standing and generous philanthropic efforts to benefit the residents of the Greater
Cincinnati area.