The Foundation is a not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to support the programs and initiatives of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC).
The Foundation derives virtually all of its funding for grants from proceeds of three affinity license tags:
The Foundation’s grant proposal submission cycle begins in the fall of each year. Around early October, we will open a submission window for proposals for consideration to be funded in the next fiscal year (the Foundation’s fiscal year begins on July 1). After a thorough review process, the Foundation Board of Directors will make final funding decisions at a meeting to be scheduled in the spring.