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Give - Donor "Hill" Matching Grants
Round 2 - Fall 2020

information and process to match grants from your Donor Advised Fund (DAF)

Round 2 - Fall 2020

Click on the name of the group to view their grant application file.


process to distribute a grant from your Donor Advised Fund (DAF)

  1. Decide at what level you would like to support the organization(s);
  2. Open this spreadsheet which contains the group-specific information (Tax ID number, address, etc.);
  3. Fill out and sign the Grant Recommendation Form (1 for each group);
  4. Submit the Grant Recommendation Form to by Friday, October 16, 2020.

Thank you for your generosity and support for the community!


Round 1 - July 2020

GHF made grants to the following groups:

  • Family Independence Initiative (FII)
  • Georgetown Backpack Buddies
  • Helping Hands of Georgetown
  • Hope Alliance
  • Meals on Wheels Central Texas
  • The Georgetown Project
  • The Key2Free


Background of Rounds 1 and 2

Areas of Focus

The grant applications evaluated by GHF focused on the following needs:

1. Food;
2. Shelter/housing;
3. Cash/financial assistance;
4. Childcare;
5. Care for adults who are homebound due to age or disability; and
6. Technology for remote curriculum-based education.

Donation issues recently cited among local donors

- "There are many needs in the community, how do I determine how to support those with the most need?"
- "Outside of my immediate circles, how can I find those impacted by job losses and the disruption to economic activity?"


This matching grant opportunity helps to address these concerns of local donors.


Click here to read the results of a recent survey regarding the sustainability challenges of nonprofits in the next 12 months (please note, the survey is broad-based and not specific to Williamson County).


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