Fall for Giving Grant

2021 Fall for Giving Grant Application

Application Deadline: The 2021 Fall for Giving Grant process is  now closed!  Grant recipients will be announced soon.


Fall for Giving is a grant program designed to support local nonprofit organizations whose projects in the areas of culinary and food, cultural diversity, family and music align with the festival’s mission. Fall for Giving is administered by the Fall for Greenville Board of Directors. All proposals will be reviewed by the board to determine potential local impact.

Before You Apply

Please read the Fall for Giving Guidelines.

As part of the application process, you will need to upload the following documents:

  • IRS Determination Letter
  • Attach provided Budget Request Form. Please have this template completed before you begin the application.
  • Most recent Audited Financial Statement and/or IRS Form 990
  • Board or Directors, Trustees, or Officers List
  • Letters of support from partners (if applicable)

Note: Applicants have the option to save their progress and return to complete it, using an emailed application link.

2021 Grant Recipients



Phillis Wheatley Center - Funds to assist in the completion of an on-site community food pantry.

Project Hope - Funds for hydroponic garden towers with LED lights that will be housed at Hope Academy, an educational program for students with autism spectrum disorders.

Project Host - Funds to purchase kitchen equipment for the revitalization of their Soup Kitchen.

Senior Action - Funds to purchase music stands and rolling carts for Senior Action members to participate in music lessons, various bands and music groups.

Sustaining Way - Funding for gardening supplies and a backyard composting system.

Greenville Technical College - Funding toward the Fall for Greenville Culinary Arts Institute Scholarship Endowment Fund. The festival established the scholarship in 2006 to provide tuition for students in the culinary arts field.