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The scope of financial assistance grants can include financially struggling adults and families, financial assistance for primary and/or behavioral health care services, aboriginal groups, literacy, the arts and nonprofit general operating costs.

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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Individuals for Community Benefit and Basic Human Needs

Deadline 09/24/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and individuals within the Funding Source’s service area to meet basic human needs and positively impact local communities. Individuals or families may receive up to $2,500, and organizations may receive up to $10,000. Eligible communities are located in Barry, Clare, Cliton, Ea...

GrantWatch ID#: 180340

Grants to Texas Nonprofits and Agencies for Breast Health Care Programs for African-American...

Deadline 11/28/18 Conference Date: 09/25/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to Texas nonprofits and agencies for programs that address breast health for African American women living in the DeSoto Lancaster, Cedar Hill, and South Dallas areas of Dallas County. Applicants must have attended a grant workshop to be eligible to apply. Drawing from the Community Profile, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 138448

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits to Provide Services and Financial Assistance to Veterans and ...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Wisconsin nonprofits for projects that provide financial assistance and other services to veterans and their families. Previous grants have provided services to at-risk and homeless veterans, as well as mental health and other social services. The following criteria will be evaluated as part ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147451

Grants to Humboldt County, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Faith-Based Organizations for...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Humboldt County, California schools, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations for holiday programs that assist needy populations. Priority is given to programs that address outlying or underserved areas. The purpose of funding is to provide the support needed in order to make holiday programs suc...

GrantWatch ID#: 154857

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible States to Transport Fresh Food to Underserv...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits and government agencies in eligible states to help defray the costs of equipment, transportation, and other operational costs in distributing fresh food to underserved and vulnerable populations. Organizations must be located in states served by CSX rail (Alabama,...

GrantWatch ID#: 175502

Grants to Harford County, Maryland Nonprofits for Scholarships, Summer Camps, and Operating E...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Harford County, Maryland nonprofit organizations that provide services to local residents. Applicants must call Foundation staff for pre-approval before submitting a Letter of Inquiry. Funding will be provided for operating support, scholarships, and summer camps that are four weeks or longer. Please Note: Ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 179262

Grants to Alaska Individuals, Nonprofits, and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Financial Assis...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alaska individuals and grants of up to $10,000 to nonprofits and agencies for financial assistance and community benefit projects in the funding source's service area, which includes Eagle River, Matanuska, and Susitna. Individuals must demonstrate financial need. Organizations must detail the ant...

GrantWatch ID#: 179603

Grants to Northern Colorado Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life of Local Residents

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to Northern Colorado nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable projects that strengthen communities throughout the region. The funding source will consider requests that improve the quality of life for all residents. Examples of previously supported organizations and projects include the following: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177416

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Human Services, Education, and Com...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, tribal and government agencies, and public schools in eligible regions to enhance the quality of life of community members and strengthen local communities. The Foundation puts high priority in the areas of human services, education, and community development, but also consider...

GrantWatch ID#: 179735

Grants to Northeast Georgia Individuals and Organizations for Community Needs and Financial ...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to Georgia organizations, individuals, and families within the funding source’s service area for worthy charitable causes or financial assistance. Applications are accepted from those residing in Hall, Rabun, Habersham, Lumpkin, White, and Stephens Counties. The primary purpose of this fund is to support special a...

GrantWatch ID#: 180451

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Crisis Relief, Economic Empowerment, and Arts Programming

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of economic empowerment, crisis relief, professional performing arts and museums, and employee match programs in communities where the funding source's facilities are located. The Foundation focuses on issuing grants in several key areas listed below. In o...

GrantWatch ID#: 152533

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Social Services to Elderly Holocaust...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit institutions to provide social services and shelter programs for elderly Holocaust survivors. Priorities include food programs, case management, homecare and housekeeping services, health and medical services, transportation, emergency assistance, socialization, and Israel...

GrantWatch ID#: 174361

Grants to Wabash Valley Region, Indiana Nonprofits for Childcare Tuition Support and Program...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Indiana nonprofit organizations to assist those in need of quality childcare in the Wabash Valley region. Applicants should contact program staff prior to applying to confirm program eligibility. Applications are invited in the following childcare areas: tuition assistance and/or program development.

GrantWatch ID#: 174939

Grants to Minnesota Girls in Grades K-12 for Sports and Recreation Equipment and Participati...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $500 to Minnesota girls in grades K-12 to subsidize participation fees and equipment for sports, dance, and recreation programs. Funding is intended to help girls build confidence and strength, work as part of a team, and challenge themselves to achieve more in sports and in life. Each applicant must ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 180264

Grants to Minnesota Girls in Grades 4-12 to Participate in Cultural, Leadership, and Wildern...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $500 to Minnesota girls in grades 4-12 to support leadership, wilderness and outdoors, art, cultural, and educational experiences. Funding is intended to help the girls recognize their own strengths, abilities, and potential as well as to begin exploring the outside world. Each applicant must have a non...

GrantWatch ID#: 180265

Grants to Los Angeles County, California Nonprofits and Schools for Music Education, Therapy...

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants to Los Angeles County, California nonprofit organizations and schools for music education, music concerts and series, scholarships, and music therapy programming. Funding is available for both one-time and ongoing activities. Proposals will be evaluated based upon evidence of quality, accountability, and soundne...

GrantWatch ID#: 174797

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies to Support Homeless Women on the Monterey Penin...

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofits for programs and services to provide shelter and safety for homeless women on the Monterey Peninsula. Funding is available for emergency assistance and larger grants are available to develop more permanent housing options and innovative solutions....

GrantWatch ID#: 175422

Grants to California Nonprofits in Western Riverside County for Strategic Operations and Cap...

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to California nonprofit organizations in Western Riverside County for capacity building and strategic operations. Funding may be used for collaborative opportunities, technology upgrades, professional development (branding, leadership, fundraising, social media, etc.), or consulting/coaching. Orga...

GrantWatch ID#: 184197

Grants and In-Kind Support to British Columbia Schools in the Lower Mainland for Special Pro...

Deadline 10/09/18

Grants and in-kind support to British Columbia schools in the Lower Mainland for specific projects needed to address the needs of students. Funding and volunteers are made available to local schools so that they can provide for students' basic needs, such as clothing, utilities, bus tickets, rent, supplies, equipment, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 138547

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits and Individuals from Eligible Areas for Community Projects and ...

Deadline 10/12/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Indiana nonprofit organizations and individuals in Hancock and parts of Henry, Hamilton, Madison, Rush, Marion, and Shelby Counties for community benefit projects and financial assistance. Grants to individuals are made only to help individuals who are in need due to conditions of poverty and/or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180298
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Grants to Lawrence Township, New Jersey Nonprofits for Arts, Community, Health, Environment,...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to New Jersey nonprofit organizations to enhance the lives of Lawrence Township residents. Programs may fall in the areas of community development, youth, health, wellness, and seniors, arts and humanities, emergency support, and sustainability and environment. Priority will be given to projects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139894
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Grant to a Kansas or Missouri Nonprofit in the Kansas City Area to Aid Individuals Who Have B...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grant of up to $13,000 to a Kansas or Missouri nonprofit organization in the Greater Kansas City area for programs that assist men and women who have been disabled in military conflicts taking place in Israel. Funding is also intended to support the families of eligible individuals.

GrantWatch ID#: 184363
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Grants to Idaho and Washington Nonprofits and Individuals for Community Services, Education,...

Deadline 10/26/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Idaho and Washington nonprofit organizations and member individuals for financial assistance and community benefit programs in the Funding Source's service area. Programs must benefit residents and communities in Kootenai County, Bonner County, Benewah County, Idaho and Spokane County, Washington....

GrantWatch ID#: 179820
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Grants to USA Military Individuals and Families Affected by Autism for Treatments, Support, ...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $5,000 to USA military individuals and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder for effective treatments, assessments and needed life supports. Uses can include ABA therapy, summer camps, helmets, nutritional supplements, intensive behavioral therapy, or other services and supports. The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 157364
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Grants to Lake County, Florida Nonprofits to Serve Abused Children and Mentally Disabled Indi...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 to Lake County, Florida nonprofits for programs that support and assist abused children and intellectually disabled people of all ages. Scholarships are also available to assist mentally challenged students that attend educational institutions, including nursery schools, high schools, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174577
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Grants to Ohio Credit Unions for Catastrophic Event Relief Funds

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to Ohio credit unions for funds to rebuild communities after a catastrophic event. Credit unions may apply for funding on behalf of their members, employees, and community. Funding is intended to assist in rebuilding efforts after natural disasters such as tornadoes, fires, floods, and hurricanes. The Foundatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 177189
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Grants to Ohio Credit Unions to Improve the Quality of Life for Low-Income Families

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to Ohio credit unions for programs that help low and moderate-income families and communities through financial services, community programs, and affordable housing. Funding is also available to help other newly established financial institutions and community development associations. The William A. Herring Soci...

GrantWatch ID#: 177191
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Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits for Social, Charitable, and Educational Aid to Mission...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to British Columbia nonprofits for the benefit of Mission area citizens. Funding is intended to address the following focus areas: relief of poverty and of social need, education, and activities that are beneficial to the community. The Foundation gives preference to projects that: - Benefit the whole community...

GrantWatch ID#: 175648
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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 Nova Scotia Professional Artists for Artistic Works and Professional Development

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to Nova Scotia professional artists for the creation and presentation of artistic works, as well as professional development opportunities. Applications will be considered from artists working in any discipline, including craft, visual arts, literary arts, new media, theatre, music, dance, and media (e.g. auteur-dri...

GrantWatch ID#: 160817

Grants to USA Athletes to Participate in World-Class Competitions and Pursue Excellence in S...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to USA talented athletes to participate in world-class athletic competitions and pursue excellence in their sport of choice. Funding is intended to cover costs related to coaching, training, equipment, and event participation, including travel expenses. Funding evaluation shall include assessment of an applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 175816
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Grants to Oklahoma Organizations and Individuals for Basic Needs, Community Benefit, and Dis...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to Oklahoma nonprofit organizations to meet local community needs, and to individuals in need of financial assistance. Applications must be submitted by organizations and individuals within the funding source’s service area. Funding categories include disaster relief, health care, education, and personal needs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180480

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Needs, At-Risk Youth Education, and Domestic Violence Pro...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for financial assistance to provide children and families with basic provisions, including food, shelter, and physical fitness programs, to support those fleeing from domestic abuse, and to support education and training programs for at-risk children and youth. Only organizations a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172551
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Grants to Central Texas Organizations and Individuals for Food, Clothing, Education, Health,...

Deadline 11/24/18

Grants of up to $3,000 per quarter to Texas organizations and agencies, and grants of up to $500 per year to Texas individuals and families in Ellis, Navarro, Freestone, Hill, and Limestone Counties. Funding is intended to provide food, shelter, clothing, health needs, education, and public safety.

GrantWatch ID#: 180830
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Grants to Saskatchewan Families for Cultural and Creative Activities for Children and Youth

Deadline 12/07/18

Grants of up to $750 to Saskatchewan families for cultural, artistic, and creative programming for children and youth from ages 4 - 19. Funding is intended for programs for children and youth facing financial barriers to such activities and is based on a family's financial need. Creative Kids provides funding for Sask...

GrantWatch ID#: 168827

Grants to Dutchess County, New York Nonprofits Serving Economically Disadvantaged Residents a...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Dutchess County, New York nonprofits serving economically disadvantaged residents and their pets through programs that promote self-sufficiency, self-reliance, and economic opportunity. The Community Foundations’ goal is to support programs that have proven to be effective, demonstrate incre...

GrantWatch ID#: 160869
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Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties to Assist Individuals Affect...

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants to New York nonprofit community organizations and government agencies in eligible communities to assist individuals who have migrated from Puerto Rico or are unemployed or underemployed due to Hurricane Maria. Funding is intended to provide job readiness and career development services, outreach and enrollment activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184083
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Scholarship to a USA Students Diagnosed with ASD to Attend College

Deadline 12/31/18

Scholarship of $750 to a USA student who is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to attend college. Applications are invited from recent high school graduates, current undergraduate students, or students enrolled at an Autism School. This program provides financial assistance to cover the cost of books and living ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183412
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Scholarship to a USA Student Diagnosed with ASD to Support College Attendance

Deadline 01/10/19

Scholarship of $500 to a USA student who is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) for assistance attending college. Applications will be accepted from college undergraduates, recent high school graduates, as well as students enrolled in an Autism school. This award is intended to help with books and living expenses.

GrantWatch ID#: 183413
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Scholarship to a USA Student Diagnosed with ASD to Attend an Undergraduate Program

Deadline 01/10/19

Scholarship of $750 to a USA student who is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) for assistance to attend college. Applications are invited from recent high school graduates, current undergraduate students, and students enrolled at an Autism School. Applicants must provide evidence of enrollment in or acceptance t...

GrantWatch ID#: 183414
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Scholarship to a USA Student Diagnosed with ASD for Financial Assistance to Attend College

Deadline 01/10/19

Scholarship of $500 to a USA student who is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to attend college. Applications are invited from recent high school graduates, current undergraduate students, and students enrolled at an Autism School. To qualify, the applicant must be enrolled in or accepted to an accredited schoo...

GrantWatch ID#: 183415
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Scholarships to Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania Jewish Youth and Teachers to Attend Religiou...

Deadline 01/30/19

Scholarships to Greater Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania high school students, college students, young adults, and teachers in Jewish settings to attend educational programs in Israel. Eligible applicants must submit a letter of acceptance from the Orthodox yeshiva program with their application and demonstrate financial ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 177091
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Grants to Jasper Area, Georgia Nonprofits and Individuals to Meet Basic Human Needs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Jasper Area, Georgia nonprofit organizations, individuals, and families to provide critical community services or to address basic needs in the Funding Source's service area. Funds are intended to provide those in need with housing, food, health, education, and specialty needs. Applicants may be located in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 147586

Grants and Loans to USA Low-Income Rural Homeowners for Home Repairs and Safety Hazard Remov...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $7,500 and low-interest loans of up to $20,000 to USA low-income homeowners in rural areas to improve their homes and address health hazards. The purpose of this program is to help people stay in their home and keep houses in good repair. Low-interest loans are available to repair, modernize, and improve ho...

GrantWatch ID#: 154523
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Grants to Maryland Nonprofits to Help Needy Individuals and Families in Anne Arundel County

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $250 to $2,500 to Maryland nonprofits, including churches, to provide emergency assistance to needy families and individuals in Anne Arundel County. Funds can be used for rent, utilities, groceries, car repairs, medicine, and other basic necessities. Grants have been made to a number of local agenci...

GrantWatch ID#: 155703
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies to Support Disaster Relief ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and agencies to fund disaster relief efforts for animals. Funding is intended to support organizations offering financial or physical assistance in local recovery efforts for either natural or man-made disasters. Examples of man-made disasters (but not limited to): po...

GrantWatch ID#: 156604
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Grants to Alaska Community Agencies for Equipment and Services for Individuals with Developm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 per beneficiary to Alaska community agencies on behalf of individuals with developmental disabilities and youth enrolled in early intervention programs. Funding will provide beneficiaries with a broad range of services, supplies, and equipment to enhance their quality of life, increase independent fu...

GrantWatch ID#: 156905

Grants to USA Military Personnel and Veterans in Multiple States to Assist in the Purchase o...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA veteran and military families in multiple states for financial assistance to buy a new home. Funding is intended to assist eligible families in covering the costs associated with the closing process. The funding source will assist with negotiating concessions from the seller to help towards these costs and th...

GrantWatch ID#: 157100
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Grants to USA Individuals and Their Families for Effective Treatments for Autism

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA individuals and their families for effective treatments for autism. The program is dedicated to supporting the urgent needs of those impacted with autism and their families based upon need and fund availability. The funding source recognizes that some individuals diagnosed with autism who are...

GrantWatch ID#: 157362
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Jewish Individuals for Assistance in Moving to Isra...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Jewish individuals seeking assistance and information about moving to Israel. The purpose of this program is to assist Jews from North, Central, and South America who are making Aliya to Israel. The Cyrus Foundation provides financial assistance to those who need assistance in shipp...

GrantWatch ID#: 157761