How To

Organizations holding IRS tax status 501(c)(3) and operate mainly in the Chicago metropolitan area and Western New York, will be considered for grants.

To be considered for a grant, submit a completed application with all requested copies and attachments.

Send grant requests to:

Please don't send in any material that requires a signature. Please send via regular mail only.


Requests will be considered by the McGowan Gin Rosica Family Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors. The grant request deadline is February 1st. The board will only be considering grant applications in the amounts not to exceed $5,000. The Board meets annually in May.

Grant Application

Contact The McGowan Gin Rosica Family Foundation, Inc. to request our application form or download a PDF file here.

Application files on this web site require Adobe Acrobat Reader, available free here