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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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 03/20/19 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, and school-based libraries to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival and library fields. Applicants must first submit a preliminary proposal. Funding is intended to support one of the following three goals: lifelong learnin...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits to Provide Civil Legal Services to Disadvantaged Groups

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit legal service organizations to provide free civil legal services to low-income populations. Funding is intended to increase access to justice in the District to other disadvantaged people, including but not limited to individuals in correctional facilities, individuals living in or fleein...

GrantWatch ID#: 163210

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits to Provide Free Legal Assistance to Low-Income Residents

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit legal aid providers to provide free civil legal services to low-income residents. The purpose of this program is to increase the number of residents with access to legal assistance. For this funding round, applications will be accepted for projects that either support a shared legal servi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177289

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs Related to Human Services, Youth, and Vet...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of human services, veterans, and youth. Funding is intended to provide veterans and the community with basic needs such as housing and nutrition, and to support youth programs aimed at helping youth become contributing members of society. FO...

GrantWatch ID#: 184172

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Building Projects and Community Improvements

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants starting at $2,001 to USA nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies in the Funding Source's service area for high-need community improvement projects. Funding may be used for projects such as grounds improvements, building upgrades and renovations, technology upgrades, as well as safety improvements. Loweâ€...

GrantWatch ID#: 180939

Grants to USA YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, Camps, and JCCs for Innovative Community Projects

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, camps, and Jewish Community Centers for innovative projects that create positive community change. Funding is intended to support projects that are distinct and unique to the organization, new and at an early stage of development, and scalable and significant. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 181754

Grants to USA Tribes and Tribal Organizations to Increase Access to Treatment for Opioid Use...

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants to USA tribes and tribal organizations to address the opioid epidemic impacting tribal communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. This program is intended to address the opioid crisis by increasing access to culturally-appropriate and evidence-...

GrantWatch ID#: 183970

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities Projects Serving Public Audiences

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for a range of humanities projects serving the general public. This program supports a variety of forms of audience engagement. Applications should follow the parameters set out below for one of the following three categories: Community Convers...

GrantWatch ID#: 177745

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Humanities TV, Film, and Radio Programs

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for the development of television, radio, and film projects involving the humanities. Applicants are advised to complete or verify the required registrations at least two to six weeks before the deadline. The Media Projects pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021

Award to Recognize a USA Individual or Organization for Efforts to Address Issues Related to ...

Deadline 08/31/18

Award of $15,000 to a USA individual or organization that has taken concrete action to address issues related to family, volunteer, and professional caregiving in the USA. Award nominees will be those who have clearly demonstrated progress in one or more of the following areas: - Educating the public about the critical...

GrantWatch ID#: 144395
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Grants to Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Area Nonprofits to Address the Legal and Related Need...

Deadline 11/30/18 LOI Date: 08/31/18

Grants to Metropolitan Washington, D.C. area nonprofit organizations that address the legal and related needs of women and girls in the community. LOIs are due by August 31. The Funding Source is particularly interested in funding newer programs or younger organizations where the impact of the Foundation’s support is dir...

GrantWatch ID#: 163742

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 08/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. A funding inquiry is due August 31, 2018. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and the big questions, character virtue development, individual freedom and free markets, ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/18

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 Washington, DC Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Strengthen Low and Moderate-In...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, tribal and governmental agencies, and public schools for programs that benefit low and moderate-income families and individuals. Program areas include community development, education, human services, arts and culture, and the environment. For the purposes of these grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 179702

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Multiple States for Youth and Education P...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $10,000 to Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Maryland, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, universities, and faith-based organizations to support youth or education-focused programs. Donation requests must fall in line with Brady Shi...

GrantWatch ID#: 183406
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Grants to Virginia, Washington, DC, and California Organizations in Eligible Cities to Promo...

Deadline 09/03/18

Grants to Virginia, Washington, DC, and Los Angeles and San Fransisco, California 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 foc...

GrantWatch ID#: 178645
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In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 09/03/18

In-Kind Grants of $200 in the form of gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended for youth to identify and address a priority community need through a service campaign for animals, people, or the environment. Successful Roots &...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Plan and Build a Community Playground

Deadline 09/04/18

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, municipal agencies, and schools to purchase playground equipment for the construction or renovation of a playground. Funding is intended to serve children from low-income families by creating safe playspaces for local communities, including the replacement of unsafe existin...

GrantWatch ID#: 181051
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 09/10/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177
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Grants to USA State Agencies and Tribal Governments to Meet Elderly Service Needs in Disaste...

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants to USA tribal organizations and state units on aging to support elderly populations impacted by natural disasters. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. Funding amounts will be determined according to the number of older adults affected and the severity of need. Grants awarded under this ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164593

Grants to USA Nonprofits in East Coast States for Youth Outdoor Opportunities

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations in east coast states for programs that provide outdoor opportunities for youth. Eligible states are Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168339
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 09/15/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits East of the Mississippi River for Civil and Human Rights Initiatives

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants averaging $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in states east of the Mississippi River for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to promote community involvement in civil and human rights issues. Program goals should be to affect local, state, regional, or national level change. Most grants are for genera...

GrantWatch ID#: 173683
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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Leadership and STEM Programs for Youth and Young Women

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $80,000 to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for youth leadership programs. Applicants are advised to contact the funding source well in advance of the deadline. Priority is given to STEM programs, as well as programs that help prepare young women for careers in STEM or business ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175524

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. An LOI is required before submitting a full application. This fund provides a way for farmers to address the...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, Judaism, scientific research and development, community outreach, environmental concerns, small business development, and public broadcasting support. Proposals are judged on the criteria of community impact and public benefit, potential, organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 180251
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools for Professional Development for ...

Deadline 03/20/19 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, agencies, libraries, and schools to enhance libraries through professional development and training of library employees. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application and should register online at least two weeks before applying. The Laura Bush 21st Cent...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Neighborhood Revitalization in Struggling...

Deadline 09/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and tribal entities for locally-driven strategies to meet the needs of struggling neighborhoods. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Program areas include housing, improving neighborhood conditions, and hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Environment, Poverty Alleviat...

Deadline 12/22/18 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits, government entities, public schools, and universities for charitable projects. Letters of intent are due September 17, 2018. Programs may fall in the areas of health, poverty alleviation, environment, and education. The Foundation seeks opportunities such as new ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174861
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Promote Gainful Employment for At-Risk Yo...

Deadline 09/18/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, schools, and tribes to provide pre-apprenticeship services in support of occupational skills training, education, and employment services for at-risk youth between the ages of 16 and 24. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required...

GrantWatch ID#: 128055

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Government Agencies for Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Ho...

Deadline 09/18/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for a broad range of activities to prevent homelessness and rehouse those in need. Project applications must be submitted no less than 30 days before the September 18 deadline to the continuum of care agency. Applicants are advised that regis...

GrantWatch ID#: 162568

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Increase Healthcare Access for the Und...

Deadline 09/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs that increase access to healthcare for the underserved. Funding is intended to support STEM education and to make a positive and lasting impact on healthcare and the health of residents in communities where Baxter employees live and work. Baxt...

GrantWatch ID#: 176176

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Media Projects Addressing Political, Social, and Environmental ...

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for media projects that raise awareness of important political, social, and environmental issues. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry or contact program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to support a quality, non-commercial media that is substantive, fair, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179466
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Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, Schools, and Civic Groups for Education, Social Services...

Deadline 09/24/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and one grant of $5,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, schools, and neighborhood groups for programs and projects that benefit residents of the Capitol Hill neighborhood. Funding is specifically intended for proposals that address the needs of schools and teachers, for youth programming,...

GrantWatch ID#: 178817
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Grant to a Washington, DC Nonprofit, School, or Neighborhood Group to Support Community Proje...

Deadline 09/24/18

Grant of $20,000 to a Washington, DC nonprofit, neighborhood group, or school for projects and programs that benefit the Capitol Hill neighborhood. Funding is intended to support new and ongoing initiatives that positively impact the lives of residents in the community. In general, the Foundation awards grants for proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 183823
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Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/17/19 Conference Date: 09/25/18 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
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Grants to USA Organizations to Help Vulnerable Older Adults Build Social Support and Economi...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to USA and territories organizations for large-scale programs that help low-income adults age 50 and older stay connected to their communities and other individuals. Proposals may also include initiatives to support economic opportunity and end senior poverty, and should impact hundreds of thousands of adults. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 184035

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

Deadline 09/29/18

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 Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Community Development

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include STEM education, road and vehicle safety, and community development. Consideration will also be given to requests benefitting Detroit communities. Focus Areas: General Motors is committe...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351
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Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Health, and...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of health, sciences, spiritual enrichment, community services, cultural arts, higher education, and historical documentation, preservation, and exhibition. Primary consideration is given to programs impacting the Greater Fred...

GrantWatch ID#: 136079
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Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $250 and $1,000 to USA children and youth, ages 18 and under, to complete community service projects in their communities. Funding will be provided to support a wide variety of projects and events. Examples of eligible community service projects include: turning a vacant lot into a community garden, r...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531
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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 10/01/18

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 Maryland, Washington, DC, and West Virginia Nonprofits for Literacy, Children, Arts...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Maryland, Washington, DC, and West Virginia area nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on arts, literacy, children, and humanitarian efforts. While all areas are considered, the Foundation primarily concentrates its funding on literacy programs. Please note: The most important part of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 178281

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 10/13/18

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
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 10/14/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits, groups, and businesses to conserve, protect, and restore important wildlife habitats in ponds, rivers, swamps, wetlands, and streams. Consideration will be given to both new and ongoing projects. Applications are invited from innovative groups in local communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174212
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 11/01/18 LOI Date: 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by October 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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Grants to USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA leftist activists, researchers, and writers for work that advances critical issues in the study of the world, its people, their communities, cultures, and economies, as well as their interaction with the environment. Proposed work can address issues ranging from geopolitics to cultural and eco...

GrantWatch ID#: 173329
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advancement of women and girls, prevention of child abuse, and crisis management a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178268

Grants to USA Nonprofit Domestic Violence Shelters to Offer On-Site Pet Housing

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that provide emergency shelter to domestic violence victims to offer pet housing to beneficiaries. This grant seeks to fill critical funding gaps to enable domestic violence shelters to provide co-sheltering options for survivors and their pets. Grants may be used t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182244