Alice Huffard Richards Grants

The 2021 AHR grant application will open April 1, 2020.

The deadline to apply for a 2020 AHR Fund grant is August 15, 2020.


  • Only online applications are accepted
  • Grant funding is restricted for use in Carroll, Heard and/or Haralson counties in Georgia
  • 501(c)(3) nonprofits or those operating under a 501(c)(3) nonprofit are eligible to apply

Applications will be reviewed and decisions announced by November 5, 2020.

Our MISSION is to further the philanthropic efforts of Alice Huffard Richards.

Our FOCUS is to enhance life in Carroll, Haralson and Heard County communities through targeted investments in three key focus areas:


I. Leadership

  • Leadership Development & Capacity-Building for Nonprofits: AHR Fund annually sponsors professionally delivered leadership development programming for West Georgia nonprofits on high demand topics. Programs are delivered locally and without cost to participating nonprofits. Learn more CLICK HERE.

II.  Environment  

AHR Fund grants support environmental organizations that serve the West Georgia region. Learn more CLICK HERE.

III. Early Child Development 

AHR Fund provides support to organizations located in or directly serving West Georgia communities with services/programming targeted around Early Child Development. Learn more CLICK HERE.

In addition to its three fold funding priorities, AHR Fund also makes a limited number of grants through its Children’s Art Fund. Learn More CLICK HERE.

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Patience Allan-Glick, Program Mgr.,