skip mobile navigation
Aa Aa Aa
Here to Help

Community Engagement Manager
Jenny Krikava


[email protected]

SAC Developmental Disabilities

Building on the abilities of individuals with developmental disabilities.

Families of Funds


Created from the assets of the Sheltered Activity Center when it dissolved, the fund is dedicated to improving the lives of people with developmental disabilities through education, independence and social opportunities.

See our latest grants: "Sac Developmental Fund Makes A Powerful Impact."

What We Fund

  • New and existing programs or services that address the recreational, social and educational needs of people with developmental disabilities and other handicapping conditions. Priority will be given to innovative direct service programs or projects that promote independence, productivity, respect and inclusion for all individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.
  • Small capital investments including equipment for agencies to assist clients with developmental disabilities
  • Recurring activities such as camps, competitions or non-fundraising events.
  • In addition to this list of requests that the SAC Developmental Disabilities Fund has traditionally considered, this year, requests for general operating support will also be considered.

Range of grantmaking: Up to $5,000
Accepting applications:
Sept. 1 - Nov. 1 by 11:59 p.m.

What We Don't Fund

  • New and existing endowment funds
  • Major capital projects (facilities construction and land acquisition)
  • Medical research
  • Fundraising events
  • Grants to individuals

To Apply

  • Read our general grant policies.
  • Call or e-mail Jenny Krikava to describe your proposal and ensure that it meets the purpose and guidelines of the fund before applying.
  • Go to our new Grant Portal landing page where you will find information on registration, new features, FAQs, and helpful tutorials. 

Jenny Krikava
Community Engagement Manager
[email protected]