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Youth Make A Difference Application

Eligible Initiatives

FirstFruits of Washington will accept initiative applications from nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations or affiliated with school entities, in good standing, for funding requests related to community initiatives or program support who meet grant criteria.

Requirements and Exclusions

  • Applicants must be nonprofits operating in one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, and must submit proof of 501(c)(3) status, or affiliated with school entities, in good standing. Individuals who wish to seek funding for their initiatives are encouraged to find and work directly with a local nonprofit or school entity.
  • Organization must have an operating budget of less than $2MM.
  • For full terms and conditions, click here.


Please fill out the application with accurate information. *Indicates a required field.

Organization Information
Name of Organization *
Please enter your organization's name
Organization EIN *
Please enter your organization's EIN
Mailing Address Line 1 *
Please enter your mailing address
Mailing Address Line 2 *
City *
Please enter your city address
State *
State required
Zip Code *
Zip code required
Website Link
Facebook Link

Contact Information
Contact Name *
Please enter your name
Contact Title *
Please enter your title
Contact Email Address *
Please enter your email
Verify Contact Email Address *
Please verify your email
Contact Phone Number *
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What color is the sun? *
Describe how the initiative addresses one or more of the issues of: Food Security, Nutrition, Agriculture, Food Politics and Education. *
Please describe how the initiative addresses Food Security, Nutrition, Agriculture, Food Politics or Education.
What role do youth take in this initiative? *
Please describe the role youth take in this initiative.
How many people (estimated) will this initiative positively impact? *
Please estimate the amount of people this initiative will positively impact?.
How will this initiative help to empower those helped and inspire them to pay it forward, serve or inspire others? *
Please describe how this initiative will help to empower those helped.
How do you plan to use the funds you'll raise through the YMD program? *
Please tell us how you plan to use the funds you'll raise through the YMD program.
What will be the lasting impact that the initiative has on the community, and does the initiative have the ability to sustain operations beyond the receipt of this grant? *
Please describe the lasting impact on the community.
What is your organization's annual operating budget? *
Please let us know your organization's annual operating budget.
What is the full estimated budget for this initiative including expenses? *
Please estimate the budget for this initiative including expenses.