Grant FAQs



Do you have an application form?

Not currently. Organizations are invited to submit their grant request in the format determined to most accurately present that request. The grant request must, however, include the minimum elements contained in the checklist located in the section titled “Grant Guidelines.”


May I apply by email?

Yes, you may scan your request and email it to


Can I submit my grant request directly to one or all of the Directors?

No, all grant requests should be emailed to or mailed to the Foundation’s mailing address (see “Contact Us”).


What is the deadline to submit a grant request?

The deadline is October 31st of each year.


What amount can I request?

No limit applies to the amount which may be requested. Except in extraordinary situations the grants are often in amounts ranging from $5,000 to $50,000.


Does the Foundation limit its support to a specific geographical area or to a specific type of organization?

The Foundation’s Directors carefully consider all grant requests received. However, those supporting the population of Red River County, Texas and its neighboring counties, and which may provide needed services in this area, receive special consideration.


Can I request a grant for my organization’s general operating expenses?

No. Grants are awarded only for specific projects or programs.


When does the Lennox Foundation award its grants?

Decisions concerning grants are made in December of each year.


How will I know if my grant request has been approved or declined?

All applicants will be notified of their grant request results by letter mailed in late December of the year of their request.


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