CVS Caremark Charitable Trust has begun its 2012 grant application process. The trust’s grants support specific initiatives each year. For 2012, grants will be targeted to programs in two areas of focus access to health care, and children and inclusion.
The Trust, which is a private foundation created by the pharmacy chain CVS Caremark Corporation, seeks to provide funding for health care, education, and community involvement initiatives.
Organizations that align with their mission and wish to be considered for 2012 grants must submit a letter of intent that provides a brief synopsis of a proposed grant request that addresses the following: A general understanding of the problem or issue the organization seeks to address; how a one-time grant will address the specific need; and, the applicant’s capacity to have a long-term impact on the target audience and problem.
Grant applicants should meet one of four goals:
Access to Health Care
Children and Inclusion
You can learn more about the grant application process by visiting www.cvscaremark.com/community/ways-we-give/charitable-trust/application-guidelines. All letters of intent must be submitted by June 29, 2012.
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