JRM Construction Management is committed not only to excellence in construction but excellence in citizenship as well and takes pride in its community partnerships, employee volunteerism, and support for charitable causes.
In support of this community engagement, JRM has issued an RFP for its 2020 Community Grants Program. Through the program, JRM will award four grants of $20,000 each to New York City-area nonprofits in the following areas:
Health — Includes organizations or projects dedicated to supporting the physical, mental, and social well‐being of individuals and communities.
Education — Includes organizations or projects that promote learning and access to learning, educational attainment, college readiness, high‐quality teaching, and academic success.
Youth Services — Includes youth activities that develop youth socially and emotionally, which may include physical activity, and cultural enrichment.
Housing and Food Security — Includes organizations or projects focused on helping individuals and/or families secure or remain in safe, affordable places to live and/or encouraging access to healthy food that is safe, adequate, and nutritious.
To be eligible, applicants must be tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and be located in New York City, Westchester County, or Long Island, New York. (JRM will consider proposals from national organizations with a local presence.) Grant funds may be used for either program/project or general operating support. JRM does not fund private educational institutions, political entities, or religious institutions or groups. Past recipients are asked to asked to wait three years before applying for a new grant.
Proposals are due August 23 by 5:00 p.m. Notifications of awards will ne announced in early December.
See the JRM Construction Management website for complete program guidelines, application instructions, and a list of previously supported organizations.