The Foundation awarded 11 grants in 2013. All grant applications submitted to the Foundation for its consideration described, in detail, how they would contribute toward developing and implementing the mission and vision of the Foundation, as well as its goals. Grant applications are typically due in July each year. For future applications, please note that each application must contain the following: budget, project objectives, project relationship to Foundation mission, vision and goals; project work plan; measurable project milestones; project team members;  and project partnerships. 

The deadline for Requests for Proposals is July 1, 2014. For more information, contact the Animals for Life Foundation office at 614-246-8261 or e-mail afl@ofbf.org.

AFL Grants

  • 2013 Grant Recipients



    The Animals for Life Foundation has selected 11 projects and programs related to the human-animal bond that will be awarded grant funding during the 2013 fiscal year.

  • Animals for Life Accepting Grant Applications



    Interested parties have until July 1, 2014, to complete and submit their RFP application to the Foundation.

  • Foundation Awards 2011 Grants to Improve Human-Animal Bond



    The Animals for Life Foundation has approved more than $30,000 in grants in fiscal year 2011 projects that help improve the human-animal bond, including a therapy dog program for children with autism and a farm animal handling program for first responders.

  • Community Grantsmanship opportunities from Ohio Farm Bureau



    Grants are awarded to programs that highlight agriculture and its impact on the community in economics, community development and/or agribusiness development; education, public awareness and/or outreach and environmental issues involving agriculture and its impact on the respective community.

LATEST GRANT NEWS


  • 2010 Grant Recipient Summaries


    February 24, 2011

    The following grant recipients are working to educate the public about the value animals bring to human life and the care humans give their animals. Animals are an important part of our lives in many ways, for many reasons for many purposes.

  • Grant Helps Vinny the Dog Stay in School


    Canton Repository, September 28, 2011

    After wrestling with math concepts in class, first-grader Franky Knapik eases his mind by lightly rubbing Vinny. "He is a nice puppy," said Franky, 7, who is one of the male boxer's young friends at Northside Elementary School.