MPVS Grants

Guidelines for making grant requests

  • Grant requests are accepted through the mail or by email.
  • The grantee must be a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
  • The request must be for activities on the Monterey Peninsula or for residents of the Monterey Peninsula.
  • Grants will be made to an organization only one time during the calendar year.
  • If this request has a time constraint, your request must be sent at least three months prior to the deadline.
  • The request should include the number of people served, the specific need, and the location.
  • Your request should be dated, have the name of a contact person, and their phone number or email address.

MPVS Grant Application

The MPVS Grant Application is available for download below. To apply for a MPVS grant, please download and print the Grant Request form, fill  out and mail it to: 

MPVS Grants Chairman, P.O. Box 95, Seaside, CA 93955

Benefit Shop: 655 Broadway Ave., Seaside, CA
Open: Tuesday – Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. • Closed: Sundays, Mondays, and holidays
(831) 394-5028 • Email • Mailing P.O.Box 95, Seaside, CA 93955

Grants and Gifts in 2022

MPVS had a very good year an—thanks to the support of the community—was able to give away a total of $109,800 to the following organizations:

  • American Association of University Women
  • Arts Habitat
  • Boys And Girls Clubs Of Monterey County
  • Breast Cancer Assist. Group Of Monterey County
  • Carmel Foundation
  • Carmel Valley Angel Project
  • Casa de Noche Buena Shelter fund
  • Community Human Services/Shuman Heart House
  • Community Partnership For Youth
  • Everyone's Harvest
  • Food Bank
  • Friends of the Marina Library
  • Gathering for Women
  • Hands To Help Seniors
  • I-HELP
  • Interim
  • Loaves and Fishes
  • Loaves, Fishes And Computers
  • Los Arboles PTSA
  • Max's Helping Paws Foundation
  • Meals On Wheels
  • Monterey Bay Charter School
  • Monterey Peninsula Gospel Community Choir
  • New Canon Theatre Company
  • Outreach Unlimited
  • Pass The Word Ministry
  • Read To Me Project
  • Salvation Army
  • Seaside Aquatics Club
  • Sun Street Centers
  • Thomas Carmen Food Pantry
  • Veteran's Transition Center
  • Youth Arts Collective