Able Trust Accepting Applications for Florida-Based Employment Placement Programs

The mission of the Able Trust is to be a key leader in providing opportunities for successful employment for Floridians with disabilities.

The trust currently is accepting applications for grants in two categories: Strategic Employment Placement Initiatives and General Support for Employment Placement Programs.

1) Strategic Employment Placement Initiatives: Grants of up to $250,000 will be awarded to programs that support employment placement of Floridians with disabilities. The application deadline for this category is November 16, 2018.

2): General Support for Employment Placement Programs: Grants of up to $65,000 will be awarded to support programs that promote employment placement for participating individuals with disabilities, including programs that encompass equipment and/or staffing needs of an applicant organization to expand an existing program in a new way or create a new program. The deadline to apply is April 5, 2019.

To be eligible, applicants must be a Florida-based organization considered tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code.

See the Able Trust website for complete program guidelines and application instructions.