Grant FAQs

WSFS accepts applications for grants, events and sponsorships on an ongoing basis. Below are some of the frequently asked questions we receive.

For more information, please email CommunityStrategy@wsfsbank.com or call 302.571.7090.

Q: How do I apply for a grant, request a donation or apply for a sponsorship?

A: Please fill out our grant application form. You will need to provide information on your organization’s history, the purpose of your request, your requested donation and your organization’s board of trustees.

Q: What size grants do you award?

A: We make donations from as little as $100 up to multi-year grants in the thousands of dollars that support and positively impact our neighbors.

Q: What is your grant cycle?

A: Applications for funding are accepted on an ongoing basis. Grant requests over $25,000 will be recommended to the WSFS CARES Foundation Board quarterly for review in February, April, July and November.

Q: What areas do you mainly support?

A: Making an impact in the communities we serve is our primary goal. Therefore we focus our philanthropic efforts on community investments, affordable housing, revitalization and business economic empowerment, education and leadership development, and services for those in need.

Q: How do I request volunteers from your bank?

A: Team WSFS, our volunteers, are often seen at the events WSFS sponsors. When submitting your request, please include any information you might have regarding the need for volunteers. A description of the volunteers’ roles and responsibilities and details about timing and logistics are also helpful. Our Associates also provide financial literacy courses. To request a financial literacy course for your organization, contact the WSFS Community Team by email at CommunityStrategy@wsfsbank.com or by phone at 302.571.7090.

Q: Who do I contact if I have questions or need help with the grant application?

A: Please contact the WSFS Community Team by email at CommunityStrategy@wsfsbank.com or by phone at 302.571.7090.

Please click below to apply for a grant or sponsorship.


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