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Dear Friends,

The Legacy Fund of The Columbus Foundation is pleased to inform you of a timely request for proposal (RFP). Established in 2000, The Legacy Fund is a unique endowment fund created by and for the central Ohio LGBTQIA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Ally) community.

Proposals will be evaluated by the Advisory Board of The Legacy Fund, and grants will be awarded prior to December 31, 2019. Please consider submitting a proposal and feel free to forward this RFP to any organization you believe to be eligible and interested in applying for a Legacy Fund grant.

In addition, for the 2019 grant cycle, a strong preference will be given to proposals that emphasize intersectionality, empower marginalized groups within LGBTQIA+ communities, and seek to address the needs and interests of the most vulnerable parts of the LGBTQIA+ communities.

Download The Legacy Fund's Request for Grant Proposals

RFP Guidelines

1. Deadline for grant proposals is Wednesday November 6, 2019 by 5:00 p.m.

2. Proposals must be submitted via email to 

For more information or questions, please contact Steven Moore at or 614-251-4000.

Thank you for your consideration!