Thank you for your interest in receiving funding from the Riverside Community Health Foundation. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the Riverside community. Consistent with our mission, we seek grant proposals to increase access to needed health care services in the cities of Riverside and Jurupa Valley.

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: Riverside Community Health Foundation announces temporary halt in grants program for the year of 2017. Please read the Press Release for the full announcement.

How to Apply

Read the steps below for information on the process of submitting a Letter of Inquiry and  Full Proposal. For more information, take a look at Frequently Asked Questions.

Step 1: Letter of Inquiry
Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) to the Foundation prior to submitting a proposal. Organizations which best match our grant making priorities and funding criteria will be invited to submit a formal proposal upon receipt and favorable review of the LOI.  RCHF will accept Letters of Inquiry (LOI) up until no later than September 8, 2016, 4:30 pm. Applicants who submit their LOIs by this deadline will be notified by the Foundation on the status of their LOI by September 16, 2016. Applicants who submit their LOIs prior to the September 8 deadline can expect to be notified of their LOI status within 1 to 2 weeks of LOI submission.

Step 2: Full Proposal

Applicants invited to submit a full proposal must submit by October 10, 2016, 4:30 pm for the proposal to be reviewed in November 2016. The status of the proposal will be announced via mail within the first two weeks of December 2016.

Use the following tools to complete your submission:

The following documents are required for the submission of all proposals:



Information and documents on applying for a grant from RCHF.


Links to tools and resources that will assist your nonprofit organization in the areas of program development, evaluation, and general capacity building.

Proposals Granted
Click on the following links to view past proposals granted.

Report Forms

If you are a 2014 grantee, click on the following links to obtain report forms.

If you are a 2015 grantee, click on the following links to obtain report forms.