Benefit Corporations and Certified B Corps Application for Assistance
The Alabama Power Foundation is offering technical assistance support to eligible Alabama businesses and nonprofits. Eligibility will be determined in the sole and absolute discretion of the Alabama Power Foundation. Resources provided by the Alabama Power Foundation may only be used in accordance with its tax exempt purposes and will not be used to pay any filing fees. Completion of this application does guarantee that you will receive support under the program.
- Relief of the poor and distressed or of the underprivileged.
- Advancement of education or science.
- Erection or maintenance of public buildings, monuments, or works.
- Promotion of social welfare to accomplish any of the above purposes.
- Promotion of social welfare (i) to lessen neighborhood tensions; (ii) to eliminate prejudice and discrimination; (iii) to defend human and civil rights secured by law; or (iv) to combat community deterioration and juvenile delinquency.
- Beyond employee training for job responsibilities, the instruction or training of the individual for the purpose of improving or developing his or her capabilities.
- Beyond employee training for job responsibilities, the instruction of the public on subjects useful to the individual and beneficial to the community.
- Beyond research that is carried on incidentally for your business, scientific research where the results of such research (including any patents, copyrights, processes, or formulae resulting from such research) are made available to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.
- Beyond research that is carried on incidentally for your business, research that is performed for the United States, or any of its agencies or instrumentalities, or for a State or political subdivision thereof.
- Beyond research that is carried on incidentally for your business, research that is directed toward benefiting the public.
- Preserving and protecting the natural environment for the benefit of the public.
- The promotion of conservation and protection of natural resource.