||Vulcan Materials Company Foundation
|| District of Columbia, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin
Vulcan Materials Company
1200 Urban Center Drive
Birmingham, AL 35242
||The Foundation works to support efforts to improve educational systems and individual schools in Vulcan’s communities by partnering with public schools located in its operating areas.
|What is Funded
||Several areas including education.
|Who is Eligible
||organizations with 501 (c)(3) status
||As a matter of policy, the Foundation does not fund individuals; organizations outside the United States; telephone or mass-mail appeals; political organizations; testimonial dinners; sectarian religious activities; organizations which have discriminatory practices; or athletic, labor, fraternal and veterans associations. The Foundation generally will not consider requests from organizations located in communities where Vulcan has no operations, offices or employees.
|How to Apply
||Please submit a letter setting forth the following:
An overall description of the organization for which funds are being sought;
A detailed description of how the requested funds will be used;
Timelines for the funding and implementation of the project; and,
How success will be measured for the proposed project, including a description of how the organization audits its performance. Any recipient who is granted a multi-year commitment or a one-time gift of $5,000 or more will be expected to provide periodic reports in writing to the Foundation concerning the progress and the success of the project.
Include with the letter the following:
IRS Determination Letter verifying 501(c)(3) status;
Current year’s budget;
Latest financial statements; and,
List of directors and executive staff.
The Foundation’s fiscal year is December 1 through November 30. Requests are considered throughout the year.
For submissions in the Birmingham, Alabama area, forward the letter with attachments to Carol Maxwell, Secretary/Treasurer, Vulcan Materials Company Foundation, P. O. Box 385014, Birmingham, Alabama, 35238-5014.
Requests from organizations located outside Birmingham, Alabama should be mailed to the appropriate regional Charitable Contributions Officer for consideration. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for regional contact information.