Ross Stores, Inc. Foundation provides support for youth-oriented programs and services that prepare today’s youth for a bright tomorrow. The foundation makes Store-Based Giving Grants in the areas of building academic achievement and life skills in economically disadvantaged youth.
Academic achievement support includes programs with a focus on literacy; science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM); tutoring; stay-in-school efforts; and college readiness. Life skills support includes programs that focus on mentoring; financial literacy; leadership skills; after-school programs; and career readiness.
Eligible applicants are 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations, schools, or government programs within 25 miles of a Ross Dress for Less or dd’s DISCOUNTS store. Applications should be submitted online.
Eligibility: Other (including homeschool, 501 (c)(3) organizations), Public, Charter
Award: Awards vary.
Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round.
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