Who can apply?
Grants will be considered from the following:
Additional Requirements for Congregations:
Though smaller and larger amounts will be considered, average grant awards are anticipated to be between $5,000 and $25,000 with a total of up to $600,000 available to grant in 2023.
Funding Innovative Ministries
V2A is looking to award grant money to congregations and ministry partners that propose innovative ministry initiatives that directly address one or more of the stated goals for 2023:
V2A gives priority to those innovative projects that form new communities of faith which meet the needs of their context.
For a list of priorities for 2024, click here
V2A generally does not fund the following:
Timeline & Deadlines
June 8 - August 15, 2023
Period to complete the development of your project idea and submit the Project Idea Form to the grant team (found under the "Develop Your Project" tab.)
September 30, 2023
Grant Application is to be completed online and all materials submitted by September 30, 2023.
The Grant Team will review all applications with recommendations sent to Synod Council by the November Synod Council meeting.
November 30, 2023
Applicants will be notified of grant decisions by November 30, 2023.
Funding of grants awarded will occur during the first week of December.
Your V2A project must:
Vision to Action is a program of the Florida-Bahamas Synod.