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Mary LeMoine Potter Fund Grants

The application for this program is currently closed

“My choice is to help my own village, if possible.” Those were the words of Mary LeMoine Potter in the will that established a fund in her name at the Rhode Island Foundation to benefit Kingston. According to her wishes, the net income from her endowment is used to support organizations and projects primarily benefiting residents of the historic village of Kingston.

Grants generally range between $4,000 and $16,000.

Application deadline

Applications must be submitted by midnight (EST) on March 11, 2024. Please note that no technical assistance will be available after 5 p.m. (EST).

To apply

A complete application package includes:

  • Completed application form*, submitted through our online system; (*Please complete the Small Grant Programs application to apply for this grant.)
  • Completed budget form, also submitted through our online system;
  • A proposal narrative, found within the application; and
  • A current list of the applying organization's board of directors attached to the application.

Applications are available six weeks prior to the deadline.

To complete an application that is already in progress, and to submit, please click here.