Rapid Response Grants

Rapid Response Grants

Rapid Response Grants

Overview

Responding to critical current issues

The AAA-ICDR Foundation established the Rapid Response Fund to support critical programs outside of its regular grant cycle. The Rapid Response Fund enables the Foundation to quickly award grants to not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organizations whose work fits the Foundation’s mission and addresses urgent current events. Grants awarded through the Rapid Response Fund are generally $25,000-$75,000 each. Potential grantees are identified by the Foundation and invited to apply.
$650K
IN GRANTS FUNDED
Since inception in 2021 the Foundation has funded $650,000 in Rapid Response Grants.
$50K
AVERAGE GRANT 2024
The average Rapid Response Grant amount in 2024.
17
GRANTS FUNDED
Since inception in 2021 the Foundation has awarded 17 organizations in support of urgent issues.
Testimonial
Testimonial
“The NAPABA Law Foundation (NLF) has, for nearly three decades, supported Asian Pacific Americans pursuing legal studies and public interest work in their own communities, as well as broader community partnerships.”
Priya Purandare National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)
Testimonial
Testimonial
“The grant from AAA-ICDR will be instrumental is supplementing funding to support public safety measures and will aid in decreasing gun violence city-wide as that is at the forefront of the work G-MACC Inc. does. Furthermore, the grant will support services that help to mediate conflicts in an effort to see a decline in gun-related incidents this year. "
Shanduke McPhatter CEO/Founder, G-MACC
APPLICATION PROCESS

Potential grantees are identified by the Foundation and invited to apply. There is no open application process for Rapid Response Grants.

Explore the full list of Rapid Response Grantees.