Finish Line Youth Foundation, a division of Finish Line, Inc., offers two grant opportunities with a specific focus on wellness and athletics. Grant proposals from eligible non-profits should focus on delivering direct services to youth under the age of 18. Additionally, proposals must come from specific locations served by the Youth Foundation.
Interested organizations can take the Online Eligibility Quiz to determine if they meet the requirements. Finish Line, Inc. is an athletics retailer with more than 650 stores in 47 states.
Grants come in the form of “Founder” and “Legacy” grants ranging from $5,000 to $75,000. Founder’s grants are specifically reserved for emergency funding following a natural disaster or other extenuating circumstances that prevent a youth-oriented organization from delivering services. Legacy grants, ranging from $10,000 to $75,000, are awarded to qualified organizations in need of improvements or renovations to existing facilities.
Grant applications are accepted on a rolling deadline.