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We are now accepting applications for 2019. 
Letters of Interest must be submitted by March 15th.


Singing for Change aims to advance the common good by empowering people to thrive, and to strengthen and sustain vibrant, diverse communities. Originally created by Jimmy Buffett in 1995, Singing for Change (SFC Charitable Foundation, Inc., aka SFC) was initially funded with contributions from his summer concert tour.  Since then, SFC has offered competitive grants to progressive, non-profit organizations that address the root causes of social problems.

If you are empowering low income individuals to effect positive change in their communities,
Singing for Change wants to hear from you!

Who can apply?

 Progressive, non-profit organizations that
a. have a valid 501(c)3 status
b. and address the root causes of social problems.
Selected organizations will be invited to submit a full proposal based on their letters of interest.

Why should you apply?

As an SFC grantee, your organization will receive 

  • up to $10,000 in undesignated funds
  • publicity on our website and Facebook page
  • support from our staff to help you creatively leverage your relationship with our foundation.

How to apply?

Read the Guidelines here.

By March 15, submit a letter of interest.     
If approved, by July 15, submit a full application.