The Disabled American Veterans Charitable Service Trust will be accepting applications from organizations that provide direct services to sick and injured veterans.
Priority funding areas include food, shelter, and other necessary items for homeless or at-risk veterans; mobility items or assistance specific to veterans with blindness or vision loss, hearing loss, or amputations; qualified therapeutic activities for veterans and/or their families; physical and psychological rehabilitation projects; education, training, and career readiness services; and other forms of assistance as needed, including transportation to VA facilities.
To be eligible, applicants must be tax-exempt organizations that are specifically dedicated to serving sick and injured American veterans and their families are eligible to apply. Applicants are required to provide audited financial statements and IRS form 990 for the year ending September 30, 2016.
The number and amount of grants awarded will vary based upon the total funds available.
The Trust will begin accepting applications on October 2, 2017 through October 20, 2017. For complete program guidelines and application instructions, visit the DAV website.