Grant Application

Eighty-Seven & Running Community Partner Program provides grant support to
organizations or individuals who serve the underserved community by furnishing
valuable resources, information and peer interactions.


Grant applications are due by September 30 for the Fall/Winter funding cycle and
February 28 for Spring/Summer funding cycle. Applications must be submitted by
8:00 EST on the deadline date. If the deadline falls on a Saturday, Sunday or holiday,
applications must be submitted by the following business day. Submit applications
via email to Aaron Eanes at

Grant applications will be reviewed twice a year by Eighty-Seven & Running Board
of Directors. Board members who are connected to a grant application will be asked
to recuse themselves from the vote.

Requirements and Eligibility:

  • Given to an organization or individual that provides a program or event to
    the underserved community FREE OF CHARGE
  • Event or program must be open to the general public and listed with Eighty-
    Seven & Running
  • Event or program promotion must list Eighty-Seven & Running as
    community partner, allow for an Eighty-Seven & Running staff member or
    volunteer to attend, distribute Eighty-Seven & Running materials and display
    Eighty-Seven & Running branding.
Eligibility Stipulations:
  • Program Guidelines
    • Programs include, but are not limited to, camp programs, classes,
      mentoring/coaching, resources and on-going support groups.
  • Event Guidelines
    • Event can be support group, meet up (family, children, teen & adults) or educational/speaker event which is not on-going
    • Event attendees must represent the underserved communities

Grant Award Management

  • Grant award will be distributed 15 to 30 days after approvals
  • Grant award ranges from $500 to $5000 maximum per event/service
  • Final Report must be submitted within 45 days after the program or event
    • Criteria:
      • Minimum 15 or more photos from event or service provided to
        Eighty-Seven & Running
      • Photos should include where Eighty-Seven & Running
        branding is present
      • Provide a list of attendees including their contact information
      • Final accounting of how funds were used by providing copy of
      • In 500 words or less describe if the program or event met
        desired outcome as described in grant request
      • Any unexpected funds at the end of the program or event must
        be returned

Contact Information

Tell us about your event/program