Sponsored Acts

We fund proposals for acts of kindness. If you have an awesome idea for an act of kindness, but need some assistance with funding, we can help you out!

Eligibility

  • There is no age restriction; however, individuals under the age of 18 must have their parent/guardian complete the Parent/Guardian Consent Form before their proposal will be considered
  • Proposals must include the following documentation as attachments in order to be considered:
    • Color photo or scan of ID (e.g.- driver’s license, passport, state ID card, or student ID)
    • Color photo or scan of proof of address which matches the one given in the application (e.g.- an official letter, such as a bill or letter from current landlord; for students, a letter from the university they currently attend will suffice)
    • A Proposed Budget Form detailing all items to be purchased and, where necessary, item cost and number of items intended to be purchased

Exclusions

The following items are not eligible for funding:

  • Activities or purchases that have already taken place
  • Acts for family members
  • Any bills, such as utility, debts, medical, or veterinary bills
  • Housing payments or improvements
  • Publicity for other organizations or campaigns
  • Fundraisers for other charities or individuals
  • Food banks
  • Travel expenses

Restrictions

  • First-time applicants may only request funding up to a maximum of $499 USD
  • Applicants who have successfully completed a previous proposal may, under some circumstances, be eligible to request funding amounting to more than $499 USD

Application Process

  1. Submit Your Proposal
  2. Wait for Approval/Feedback
    • Please allow up to 4 weeks for your proposal to be reviewed and processed. You will receive an email regarding the results of the review.

If your proposal is approved:

  1. Complete Your Act
    • Document your act by taking photos and/or video
    • Have fun!
  2. Submit Your Final Report
    • Complete the Final Report Form
    • Make sure to attach the following documents:
    • Return any unused funds via PayPal to treasurer@randomacts.org

Relevant Forms

Under-18 Parent/Guardian Consent Form

FAQ