Philanthropic Charitable Support is focused on humanitarian & social programs, science & education or community & environment. These requests are not healthcare-related.
Genentech provides Philanthropic Charitable Support in locations where we have a site.
Funding priorities include:
If you are an organization in the Bay Area seeking a grant related to K-12 STEM education or a volunteerism activity involving Genentech employees, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org before submitting a grant request.
Grant requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the project/program start date. You must upload the following documents to support your application:
Funding Request System Resources
For more information on the funding request process, click here.
Your organization must be recognized by the IRS as a tax exempt, public charity under sections 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code and be located in the United States; or be a US governmental organization (such as public schools, public colleges and universities, public hospitals and federally recognized Indian tribal governments).
In order to be eligible for this type of funding, your organization must not be:
In order to be eligible for this type of funding, the funding must not be used for:
Genentech cannot be the sole supporter of an event or program.
An organization with a written policy to discriminate based on race, religion, gender, gender expression and/or identify, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, or any other protected status is ineligible for funding.
Genentech has a rolling review policy when evaluating funding requests for philanthropic charitable support. This allows qualified requestors the opportunity to apply anytime during year.
Requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the project/program start date. Decisions are made on a case-by-case basis; you will usually hear back from Genentech prior to the project/program start date. Please refrain from submitting applications for which the project/program start date is more than 6 months out. Early submissions will not ensure an early decision.
All grants must abide by the terms in the Genentech Letter of Agreement (LOA), which is issued to
an authorized signer of your organization once the application is approved. You must agree to
the terms of the LOA before any funding is issued.
If you have any questions on the agreement terms, please contact us at (877) 313-5778.
Note: The funding application site does not support IE8 or earlier