Grant Application

Grant Application

We will only accept applications submitted electrically beginning October 1, 2015. In addition, please note, We will no longer accept hard copies of grant applications after the September 30, 2015.

Neighbors in Need grants are awarded to churches and organizations. These grants fund projects whose work ranges from direct service to community organizing and advocacy to address systemic injustice. Funding is provided through donations to the Neighbors in Need offering.

To ensure that your application receives full consideration, we encourage you to review the NIN guidelines to ensure that your project/program aligns with the mission of Justice and Witness Ministries.  For questions, please contact us at

The deadlines for grant applications are March 31st and September 30th of each year. You may complete the online application form below, submit it via email at, via fax at 216-736-3703, or submit it via USPS, Attn: NIN Grant Administrator, Justice and Witness Ministries, 700 Prospect Ave., Cleveland, Ohio  44115.

Contact Info

Bentley de Bardelaben
Executive for Administration and Communications Justice & Witness Ministries
700 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44115