Unfortunately, your request does not qualify for funding under the Community Catalyst Grant guidelines.


Eligible Organizations include:

  • 501 c (3) nonprofit organizations
  • Community serving organizations with a 501 c (3) fiscal sponsor

Programs serving youth are eligible for funding if they meet the following:

  • Address an unmet need in the community through innovation, entrepreneurship, sport or education.
  • Organizations must serve an underrepresented population, cause, or community and must address an unmet need in the community through innovation, entrepreneurship, sport or education.
  • Preference will be given to applicants that provide evidence of a match for all funds requested.
  • Are currently providing services to youth in one of the following markets: Baltimore, MD; Portland, OR; Austin, TX; Houston, TX; New York, NY; Denver, CO; Pittsburgh, PA; Nashville, TN; Rialto, CA or San Francisco, CA.
  • If your organization meets the above criteria, you may apply for up to $25,000.  Applications requesting more than this amount will not be considered.

*youth are defined as ages 5-18


Ineligible Organizations/Programs

  • Organizations that discriminate based on age, ethnicity/race, political affiliation, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or other disability, or national origin.
  • Support for elite or private sports camps, programs, leagues, or teams.
  • Individual, team or event sponsorships – including fundraiser activities (e.g. scholarships, stipends, personal assistance, galas, 5k runs, etc.)
  • Unsolicited auction product, table sponsorships or cash proposals.
  • Disease-specific projects.
  • Group or individual travel.
  • Political organizations, fraternal activities for profit entities, and units of local government.
  • Organizations that espouse the adoption of a particular faith or political view as a condition for entry to the youth program.
  • A project which has received funding from Under Armour or the Under Armour Foundation in the last 24 months.