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Grants to New York City Artists in the Bronx for Community-Based Arts Projects

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants of $2,500 to New York City artists based in the Bronx to create new work that will be performed or exhibited in a community setting. First-time applicants must attend a workshop before applying. Innovative projects that address the concept of community will be given preference. An essential element of this fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 159314

Grants to New York City Arts Nonprofits, Artists, and Collectives for High-Quality Arts Proj...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to New York City arts nonprofits, artists, and artists collectives with small operating budgets to support high-quality arts activities that contribute to the local cultural life in the Bronx . First-time applicants must attend a workshop before applying. Arts Fund (AF) aims to deve...

GrantWatch ID#: 160875

Grants to New York City Nonprofits and Artists for Community-Based Arts Projects in the Bronx

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to New York City local nonprofits and artists partnering with a nonprofit to support arts projects that benefit the local Bronx community. First-time applicants (and those who have not applied in the last two years) are required to attend a workshop. All projects must be community-base...

GrantWatch ID#: 160876

Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/17/19 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Prizes of $25,000 and other award benefits to USA and territories local governments, tribes, regions, and nonprofits representing communities that have prioritized health. Initial applications are due prior to the final deadline. Funding is intended to recognize communities that have come together around a commitment to he...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Grants to New York City Neighborhood Groups and Schools for Community Projects in Low-Income ...

Deadline 01/21/19 Conference Date: 10/25/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to New York City resident-led groups and schools for community improvement projects. Priority is given to Title I public schools and groups in low-income neighborhoods. Funding is intended for projects that engage local residents on a volunteer basis to improve the local quality of life. Projects...

GrantWatch ID#: 176991

Awards to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Recognize Work with Alzheimer's and Dementia...

Deadline 10/26/18

Awards of $20,000 to recognize USA nonprofits, agencies, and IHEs for projects or programs completed in 2017 and/or 2018 that benefited people with Alzheimer's, related dementias, and/or their family or informal caregivers. Awards are given in three distinct categories, including creativity, diversity, and public policy. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160329

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Strengthen Local Communities i...

Deadline 10/26/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and in-kind grants valued at up to $250 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs that address local community needs where the Funding Source operates. Funding is intended for organizations that are working to address local issues, commit to fostering community development, and a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175961

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, School Districts, and High Need Schools to Expand P...

Deadline 10/26/18

Grants to New York nonprofit community organizations, school districts, public agencies, municipalities, eligible high need schools, and faith-based organizations to create or expand programs for at-risk families, children, and youth. Nonprofit applicants must prequalify for the grant application portal by the deadline. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184373

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 10/27/18

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofit organizations such as charities, churches, and schools for artistic programs. Funding is intended for projects that engage the community and involve services for artists, educating youth in the arts, leadership training to strengthen the arts organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 184175

Grants to New York and Baltimore, Maryland Organizations to Promote the Health and Wellness o...

Deadline 10/29/18

Grants to New York and Baltimore, Maryland organizations to promote the health and well-being of residents. Funding will be provided for a wide range of civic, cultural, and charitable endeavors as well as public interest law and legal education. The Foundation's priorities and focus areas are as follows: - Children's ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178646
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Social Justice Projects that B...

Deadline 10/30/18

Fellowships of $80,000 and fellowships of $90,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for community projects that bring positive social change. The projects may be in the areas of education, environmental sustainability, economic development, justice and human rights, health, hunger and poverty alleviation, and r...

GrantWatch ID#: 164279

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups for Programs to Provide Organic Food to People who are Fo...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and grassroots groups for programs that provide healthy, organic food and nutrition education to people who are food insecure. Funding priorities include the use of organic food and distribution of organic meals, promotion of access to organic food, provision of nutrition counseling, and food prepa...

GrantWatch ID#: 156970

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. An LOI must be submitted at least 4-6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and clinic...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. The Company aims to cultivate relationships with those who are looking to make an impact to help inspire others to joyously embrace sustainable choices. Program areas include yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180850

Corporate Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Housing, Health, Environment...

Deadline 10/31/18

Corporate sponsorships to nonprofit organizations for programs benefiting low- and middle-income communities in eligible states. Funding is intended to broaden economic opportunities in a wide range of areas, such as affordable housing, health and human services, education, community economic development, emergency servic...

GrantWatch ID#: 182121

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Environment, Human Services, Disaster Re...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support a wide range of community and environmental causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of education, human services, disaster relief, health, arts, and culture. The Foundation makes both program and operating grants and...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Reproductive Health Education Programs for Disadvantaged Young ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to empower young women by providing healthy reproductive education. Emphasis is placed on programs serving women who lack access to unbiased information regarding reproductive health and their options in life. The Anna Lalor Burdick (ALB) Program supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 156898

Grants to New York Organizations to Address a Wide Range of Community Needs and Issues

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to New York City organizations and groups for programs and projects that address a wide range of community needs and issues. Funding is intended to support community-initiated solutions to solve local problems, constituents mobilizing for adequate and equitable resources, and groups organizing a collective voice am...

GrantWatch ID#: 175702

Grants to New York and New Jersey Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Arts, Education, He...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to New Jersey nonprofits and New York nonprofits in Long Island and New York City for programs and projects that focus on education, the arts, health and human services, youth, and affordable housing. Funding is intended to support civic-minded initiatives that invigorate communities served by the funding source.

GrantWatch ID#: 180393

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals to enhance quality of life and improve financial positions. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and hardworking individuals recover from unanticipated life events, and to promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

Grants to USA Small Museums to Implement Projects in Lifelong Learning, Community, and Acces...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories small museums to implement projects that further the organization's priorities and strategic plan. Programs may fall in the areas of community anchors and catalysts, lifelong learning, or collections stewardship and public access. IMLS Inspire! Grants for Smal...

GrantWatch ID#: 184387

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for the Benefit of Eligible Communities

Deadline 11/02/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area. Eligible states include Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New York City, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pen...

GrantWatch ID#: 180327

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups Supporting Public Lands for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 11/05/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit friends groups and community-based organizations affiliated with public lands for capacity building activities. The purpose of this program is to strengthen organizations that support the stewardship and conservation of public lands sites. Successful proposals will: -Demonstr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180753

Grants to Southern New York and New York City Nonprofits, Agencies, and Organizations to Prom...

Deadline 11/09/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $6,000 to southern New York and New York City nonprofits, government agencies, and organizations for projects that promote and encourage shooting range activities, hunting safety, and responsible firearms use. Grants are generally provided in the form of supplies or equipment related to firear...

GrantWatch ID#: 182022
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Grants to Buffalo, New York Arts Companies and Collaborating Artists for Residencies in Any ...

Deadline 11/11/18

Grants to Buffalo, New York arts companies and collaborating individual artists from outside the Buffalo area for residencies in any discipline. Applications are welcome on behalf of both emerging and established artists. All forms of creative art are eligible under this program, including music, plastic arts, film, drama,...

GrantWatch ID#: 166141
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Cultural Diversity Education Initiatives

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs that foster cultural understanding and awareness in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support educational programs that foster greater respect and understanding among the groups of people living in eligible communiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 130575

Matching Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Projects that Foster Opportunities for Jewis...

Deadline 11/16/18

Matching grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and projects that strengthen women's empowerment in the Jewish community. Priority areas include encouraging girls to choose STEM education and careers and preventing gender-based discrimination and harassment in Jewish community workplaces and communal space...

GrantWatch ID#: 183983
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Grants to USA and Russia Professionals for Collaboration on Social Challenges

Deadline 11/18/18

Grants of up to $1,200 to USA and Russia professionals for socially oriented exchange projects that have a social benefit in both countries. Funding is intended for professionals to travel to the counterpart country for three weeks to be exposed to new networks, methods, and skills which they will bring home and introduce ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184417
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Housing, Education, and Economic Self-Su...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs and services benefitting communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include youth development, community development, and affordable housing. All request...

GrantWatch ID#: 178391

Grants to USA and Canada Libraries for Programs for People with Autism of All Ages and their ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Canada libraries for services, projects, and programs that benefit people with autism of all ages or their families. Funding is intended for the purchase program materials, to hire a trainer to present a workshop, or to pay for staff coverage. Applicants may propose to initiate a new, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165935
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Individuals, and IHEs to Improve the Lives of Girls and Women

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants starting at $2,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, individuals, funding source affiliates, and universities to address issues facing girls and women. Funding may also be used for educational programming that informs the public about these issues. AAUW encourages proposals for projects that - Use innovative ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175529
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs enhancing communities and the environment. An LOI is required before submitting a full proposal. Priority will be given to programs in Vermont, Colorado, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and the Northeast. Funding will be awarded to progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175694

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Health, Youth, Education, Culture, and Faith-Based Activites

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and certain faith-based organizations for a broad range of charitable activities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of community programs; support for hospitals; rehabilitation and welfare; education, literature, and science; youth activities; and civic, cultural, and religion.

GrantWatch ID#: 176355
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innovativ...

Deadline 12/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, social entrepreneurs, and for-profit enterprises for innovative solutions that address global challenges. Applications are invited from smaller or startup-phase organizations that may use funds to field and grow their projects to scale. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182465

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Universities to Facilitate Exchange Between the USA and Japan

Deadline 12/03/18

Grants of up to $30,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for projects that promote partnerships and foster dialogue between the USA and Japan. Funding is intended for projects that explore policy-oriented issues. Emphasis is placed on projects that yield tangible outcomes, as well as effective disse...

GrantWatch ID#: 163371
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19 LOI Date: 12/12/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449
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Award to a USA Active Police Officer to Recognize Advocacy Efforts for the Safety of Police C...

Deadline 12/15/18

Award of $2,500 to a USA active police officer working to promote community kinship and police canine safety awareness in their local neighborhoods. Nominees should work to positively change the lives of canines in the community, promote nonviolent resolutions to community animal complaints, and work to reunite lost dogs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184171

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the Connection Between Americans and the State of Isr...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to strengthen the State of Israel, its connection with the USA, and to foster an affinity between young Jewish students or professionals and the State of Israel. Applicants must contact program staff more than two weeks prior to the deadline to apply in that cycle. The Foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991

Grants to New York, New Jersey, and Nevada Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Disadvantage...

Deadline 04/01/19 LOI Date: 12/31/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $20,000 to New York, New Jersey, and Nevada nonprofit organizations for programs that respond to the needs of the local community. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. The funding is especially intended for programs that improve the quality of life of youth a...

GrantWatch ID#: 182573
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and rely on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and better their community. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees for charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected charity...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 01/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages 0 through 7 years. Programs may focus on three general areas: early childhood welfare, play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620
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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266
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Grants to USA Cooperatives to Support Community Projects and Develop Agricultural Leaders

Deadline 02/01/19

Matching grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA cooperatives to support neighborhood projects. Priority is given to projects that increase farming safety for rural communities and cultivate agricultural leaders. Successful projects previously supported include local 4-H and FFA programs and grain engulfment and fire ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183059
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Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants averaging $22,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for economic education. Funding is intended for programs that engage youth and the general public in economic education or create a demand for greater economic literacy. The Board of Trustees will give special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Benefit Veterans and their Families

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for scientific, charitable, and educational programs and projects that support veterans. Funding will be provided for grassroots start up projects that directly benefit veterans and their families. Projects that demonstrably benefit veterans and develop a track record of providing need...

GrantWatch ID#: 179959
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Fundraising and Publicity Opportunity for USA Nonprofits to Host a Cultural Event in their C...

Deadline Ongoing

Fundraising opportunity for USA nonprofits to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales, recipient organizations will benefit from the opportunity to form new partnerships, gain new sponsorships, and spread publicity and awareness for their ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 123735
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Foster Social, Economic, and Cultural Development

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that support arts, culture, and economic and racial justice. Funding is intended for programs that address the Foundation's focus areas, and that have a regional, national, and global impact. In addition to the eligibility criteria, the Foundation suggests that applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756