Deadline Rolling

Award Amount Varies




Save-A-Lot supports organizations whose primary mission addresses the following focus areas:

  • Hunger relief: Comprehensive hunger relief organizations and non-profit food distribution centers. The majority of funding is allocated to area food banks in conjunction with store openings.
  • Health, wellness, and nutrition education, especially organizations promoting nutrition education and maintaining a healthy lifestyle through diet.
  • Environmental stewardship: Programs that promote environmental stewardship, especially related to using energy more efficiently and reducing waste.


To be eligible for a donation, a request must:

  • Include your organization’s federal 501(c)(3) designation letter. Note: charities with 501(c) designations other than (3) are not eligible for support
  • Include signed and dated IRS W-9
  • Fall within our focus areas

Save-A-Lot will generally not support:

  • Third-party requests on behalf of another organization
  • Fees for conferences, seminars or travel
  • Advertising requests (including printed programs)
  • Family or individual emergency relief
  • Individual/team fundraising
  • Travel and/or academic research
  • Fees for participation in athletic or other competitive programs
  • Fraternal or labor organizations
  • Religious organizations (for religious programs)
  • Organizations (or programs) that receive more than 30% of their funding through the United Way Workforce development programs