2019 GrantMaking Timeline

May 15 We will announce the amount of money we have for Grants for 2019. This is based on the number of members that sign up for 2019.

May 22 Letter of Interest (LOI) application released – Community notifications will be sent

May 29  Three information sessions for nonprofit applicants at Northwest Health Foundation. We recommend that applicants attend one of these sessions - even if you have applied before.

  • 9:30-11am

  • 12-1:30pm

  • 2:30-4pm

June 24 At 5pm LOIs due to grantscommittee@ninety-ninegirlfriends.com

Sept 6 Our grant review teams will announce the semi-finalists who have been selected

Sept 10 Training session for semi-finalists for completing the Request for Full Proposal (RFP)

Oct 4 At 5pm Full Proposals are due from semi-finalists

Oct 7-25 Financial/ Organizational review conducted by our finance review team

Oct 8-31 Semi-finalist site visits with our grant review team members

Nov 1 2019 Impact Awards Finalists notified

Nov 6 Finalists’ presentation training

Nov 18 Meet the Finalists! (we will have a brief presentation from each Finalist to our members)

Nov 18 Voting opens for ninety-nine girlfriends members to select $100,000 Impact Award winners

Dec 11 Awards Celebration