Types of Gifts Awarded
The Giving Circle of Alexandria makes two types of gift awards:
Priority Gifts are substantial investments of more than $5,000 to expand existing programs or start a new initiative focused on the Giving Circle’s priority of Parental Engagement. These gifts are:
Because of our collaborative approach, the Giving Circle does not accept unsolicited proposals for a Priority Gift. If you have an idea you feel meets our criteria, please email the Giving Circle Gift Chair.
Developmental Gifts of not more than $5,000 support not-for-profits and initiatives that contribute to the success of Alexandria’s children. These gifts:
Each April, the Giving Circle of Alexandria decides its Developmental Gifts based on a simple letter of inquiry to the Giving Circle Gift Committee. Learn how to apply for a Giving Circle Developmental Gift.
When deciding all Community Financial Gifts, the Giving Circle of Alexandria looks for initiatives that:
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