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Komen Community Grant

Grants to North and West Texas Nonprofits and
Agencies for Breast Cancer Treatment and Resources

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Foundation / Corporation

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Susan G. Komen North and West Texas

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Deadline Date:

11/13/19 10:59 PM CT


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Grants ranging from $10,000 to $45,000 to North and West Texas nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible counties to support projects related to breast cancer. Applicants must attend a grantwriting workshop prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs and projects in the areas of breast cancer treatment, screening, education, outreach, treatment, patient navigation, and additional services not otherwise available for the medically underserved populations in the Funding Source's 91-county service area.

Komen West Texas will award community grants to organizations that will provide breast cancer projects that address specific funding priorities, which were selected based on data from the current Community Profile Report. The funding priority areas for the South Plains are listed below in order of importance, based on the needs identified in the Community Profile:

  1. Reducing Barriers to Care
  2. Patient Navigation
  3. Breast Cancer Education

For additional information about these priority areas, see:

All applicants are required to develop project objective(s) to reduce breast cancer mortality by addressing disparities, increasing access to quality and timely care, and/or improving outcomes through patient navigation. All projects must have at least one Specific Measurable Attainable Realistic Time-bound (SMART) objective that will be accomplished with Komen funding and can be evaluated including an estimated timeline and the anticipated number of individuals to be served.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 138937

Estimated Size of Grant:

Applicants may request funding from $10,000 up to $45,000 (combined direct and indirect costs) for one year.

Komen North & West Texas maintains the following funding caps for each of the following program services. Applications requesting funding that exceeds the maximum limits described below will be deemed non-compliant and will not proceed to grant panel review:
- Screening (including mobile mammography): $35,000
- Diagnostic Services: $35,000
- Treatment Services: $45,000

Term of Contract:

The project must occur between April 1, 2020 and March 31, 2021.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible to apply for a Komen Community Grant, your organization must be:
- A federally tax-exempt entity (nonprofit organization, government agency, educational institution or Native American tribe)
- Applicant must provide services in the specified Affiliate service area
- Program must be specific to breast health and/or breast cancer services and address needs outlined in the RFA

Individuals are not eligible to apply.

Applications will only be accepted from governmental organizations under Section 170(c)(1) or nonprofit organizations under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) code. Applicants must prove tax‚Äźexempt status by providing a letter of determination from the IRS.

Applicant organizations must provide services to residents of one or more of the following locations:
Andrews, Archer, Armstrong, Bailey, Baylor, Borden, Briscoe, Carson, Castro, Childress, Clay, Cochran, Collin, Collingsworth, Cooke, Cottle, Crane, Crosby, Dallam, Dawson, Deaf Smith, Delta, Denton, Dickens, Donley, Ector, Fannin, Fisher, Floyd, Foard, Franklin, Gaines, Garza, Glasscock, Gray, Grayson, Hale, Hall, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Haskell, Hemphill, Hockley, Hopkins, Howard, Hunt, Hutchinson, Jones, Kent, King, Knox, Lamar, Lamb, Lipscomb, Loving, Lubbock, Lynn, Martin, Midland, Mitchell, Montague, Moore, Morris, Motley, Nolan, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Reagan, Red River, Roberts, Rockwall, Scurry, Sherman, Sterling, Stonewall, Swisher, Taylor, Terry, Titus, Upton, Ward, Wheeler, Wichita, Wilbarger, Winkler, Wise, Yoakum.

Proposed projects must be specific to breast health and/or breast cancer and address the priorities identified within this RFA. If a project includes other health issues along with breast cancer, such as a breast and cervical cancer project, funding may only be requested for the breast cancer portion.

All past and current Komen-funded grants to an applicant must be in compliance with Komen requirements.

Education programs are ineligible for funding; these services must be incorporated into a direct patient services project.

For a list of non-allowable costs, see:

Pre-proposal Conference:

A mandatory grantwriting training for all applicants is scheduled on:
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 from 9:30-11:00am CT

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano, Pecan Room
6200 W Parker Road
Plano, TX 75093

Space is limited; please RSVP your attendance by emailing Cathreena Kang.

For applicant offices located 50+ miles from the Affiliate office, a webinar training will be held on the same date, Wednesday, September 25 from 1:30-3:00pm CT. Please email Cathreena to RSVP and obtain the webinar login information.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline for completed applications is Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 10:59 pm CT.

Applications must be submitted on the Komen Grants Portal.

Award notification is in March 2020.

Guidance on crafting SMART objectives:

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply Online:

Cathreena Kang, Mission Programs Director

Susan G. Komen North & West Texas
PO Box 261730
Plano, TX 75026

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