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Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Faith-Based Organizations to Benefit Wome...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 to North Carolina nonprofits, government agencies, and faith-based organizations to assist women and girls in Forsyth County through programs in education, career development, financial stability, and family issues. Priority will be given to programs serving women from African-American...

GrantWatch ID#: 172305

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promo...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to San Francisco Bay Area, California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations and artists for new and innovative work that represents the region’s diversity. Eligible artists must partner with a fiscal sponsor in order to apply. Priority will be given to organizations and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177939

Grants to Cuyahoga County, Ohio Nonprofits for Arts and Culture Projects, Events, Series, and...

Deadline 08/09/18 LOI Date: 06/21/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Cuyahoga County, Ohio nonprofit organizations for arts and culture projects and events. Applicants must submit an eligibility check by June 21, 2018. Eligible arts and cultural program areas include: literature, theater, music, dance, ballet, painting, sculpture, photography, motion pictures, arch...

GrantWatch ID#: 157334

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Social Services, Arts, Health, and Environment in the Dayton A...

Deadline 10/05/18 LOI Date: 07/20/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Ohio nonprofits for programs and projects in the Greater Dayton area that address a wide range of areas, such as social services, the arts, health, and the environment. LOIs are due by July 20, 2018. Funding is offered for program expansion and special projects, capital projects, and capacity bui...

GrantWatch ID#: 165850

Grants to Central New York Nonprofits to Measure and Improve Organizational Performance

Deadline 07/13/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Central New York nonprofits to increase their capacity to measure and evaluate project outcomes. Preference will be given to proposals that focus on reducing lead exposure and poisoning, improving literacy, and/or reducing poverty. Funding is intended to help strengthen local organizations’ ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165809

Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literar...

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants to Canada artistic groups, companies, and organizations to translate Canadian dramatic or literary works into English, French, or an Aboriginal language, for Canadian presentation or publication. Applicants must create an account in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Your application can...

GrantWatch ID#: 177884

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International theater organizations and book publishers for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works for international publication or presentation. Applicants must be registered in the online portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible Activities: - Tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981

Grants to Texas Nonprofits in New Braunfels and Comal County for Basic Needs, Health, Educat...

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants to Texas nonprofit organizations for activities that address community needs in New Braunfels and Comal County. Funding is intended for the focus areas of basic needs, physical and mental health, education, youth, family, and senior services, community development, and capacity building. Funding area details: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180013

Grants to Washington, Idaho, Oregon, and Montana Tribal Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve ...

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana nonprofit organizations and Tribal agencies for the preservation of Native languages. Organizations will carry out community-scale language assessments, strategic plan development, and plan implementation to preserve Tribal languages. Language Preservati...

GrantWatch ID#: 181499

Grants to Hawaii Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for Child and Adult Literacy P...

Deadline 06/21/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 per year to Hawaii nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries to support literacy programs for people of all ages. Applicants are advised that registration in the online application portal may take up to three days to complete. Preference will be given to prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 181463

Grants to Sudbury Area, Massachusetts Youth-Serving Nonprofits for Capacity Building Activit...

Deadline 09/07/18 Conference Date: 06/21/18 LOI Date: 08/03/18

Grants to Sudbury Area, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations serving underprivileged youth for capacity building activities. Concept papers are due August 3. Eligible locations are Sudbury and the contiguous communities of Concord, Acton, Hudson, Framingham, Marlborough, Lincoln, Natick, Maynard, Wayland, and Stow. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 168790

Grants to Greene County, Indiana Nonprofits for Education, Arts, Preservation, and Wellness P...

Deadline 06/22/18

Grants to Greene County, Indiana nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of civic, social, economic and community programs that benefit area residents. New applicants must contact the Funding Source for a pre-application meeting. Funding is intended to support new or ongoing programs in the following categories: preserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 144714
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Health, and Community Devel...

Deadline 09/28/18 Conference Date: 06/22/18

Grants to Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, New Mexico, New York, and Texas nonprofits serving communities in which the funding source has a presence for programs addressing community needs. First-time applicants must participate in a conference call before applying. The next conference call is on February 2...

GrantWatch ID#: 167108

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies to Engage the Public in Humanities Discussio...

Deadline 07/09/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $3,500 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies for humanities discussion projects that engage public audiences. LOIs are due April 9. Qualifying projects center around moderated discussions of humanities topics and benefit Massachusetts residents. All proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 157017

Grants to Georgia and South Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies in the Augusta Area for Communi...

Deadline 08/17/18 Conference Date: 06/25/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Georgia and South Carolina nonprofits and public entities in the Augusta area for programs that address community needs. Program areas include arts and culture, youth enrichment and education, health and the environment, and people in need. Currently, funding is given to applications in the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181288

Grants to Tippecanoe County, Indiana Nonprofits for Community Programs

Deadline 06/26/18

Grants averaging $750 to Tippecanoe County, Indiana nonprofits to promote the welfare, happiness, education and development of community residents. Of particular interest are the aged, young, poor, special needs individuals, helpless, unfortunate, and underprivileged. Funding is also intended to further religious, charitab...

GrantWatch ID#: 150564

Grants to Sonoma County, California Nonprofits to Address the Health, Financial, and Educati...

Deadline 06/27/18

Grants to Sonoma County, California nonprofits for programs that help local children lead productive lives. Funding is intended to benefit Sonoma County youth by addressing their educational, financial, social, and medical needs. Other areas of interest include literacy, nutrition, and therapeutic support. New for 2018...

GrantWatch ID#: 159212

Grants to Arizona Nonprofits for Programs to Enhance the Quality of Life for Women, Children...

Deadline 06/27/18

Grants to Arizona nonprofits for programs that support opportunities for women, children, and minorities, and improve their quality of life. Priority is given to programs that address the most urgent needs while having the greatest impact. Past grants have funded support for foster children, literacy programs, basic needs ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181149

Grants to New York Nonprofits and School Districts for High-Quality After-School Programming

Deadline 06/27/18

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations and school districts to establish or expand high-quality after-school programs for students in eligible districts. Nonprofit applicants must prequalify in the online application system and are advised to do so before June 12. Introduction/Description of Program Objectives and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183681
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Grants to Virginia Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Children and Youth, and Health in the W...

Deadline 07/18/18 Conference Date: 06/27/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Virginia nonprofit organizations for community benefit activities in Williamsburg, James City County, and York County. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of arts and culture, children and youth, environment and conservation, community health and wellness, and senior services. Special...

GrantWatch ID#: 172243

Grants to Missouri Public Libraries for Equipment and Software to Improve Network Infrastruc...

Deadline 06/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $18,000 to Missouri public libraries to purchase automation and technology related equipment, software, and hardware for the purposes of improving network infrastructures. Funding may be used to purchase new equipment and replace older equipment in order to enhance library services. Grant ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177480

Grants to Vermont Individual Artists and Arts Groups for Time, Materials, and Space to Creat...

Deadline 06/28/18

Grants of $4,000 to Vermont individual artists and artist groups for equipment, space rentals, and materials to create new artistic works. Funding may also be used for compensation of the time spent creating the work. All projects must demonstrate a possibility for public exhibition in the future and should strive to incr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180667

Grants to Garfield County, Colorado Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote and Foster Healthy Li...

Deadline 06/28/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Garfield County, Colorado nonprofits, government agencies, and community organizations to enable local residents to lead healthy lives. This program supports collaborative initiatives that provide community resources to ensure everyone has equal access to healthy lifestyles. GHCC goals: 1. In...

GrantWatch ID#: 180711

Grants to Los Angeles County, California K-12 Teachers to Enhance Learning Opportunities

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Los Angeles County, California individual teachers and teams of teachers to enhance the quality of public school education. This fund enables teachers to offer innovative hands-on and field-based learning opportunities to K-12 students. Funding may be used for specific project expenses, such as transportation, pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 154745

In-Kind Grants of Tangible Goods to Georgia Nonprofits to Fulfill Organizational Needs

Deadline 06/29/18

In-kind grants of tangible goods worth up to $5,000 to Georgia nonprofits to improve delivery of services to residents of the Greater Atlanta area. Funding is intended to provide monetary and in-kind contributions, not services or staff, that clearly contribute to the success of organizations and the people served. Extra W...

GrantWatch ID#: 156430

Grants to Southeastern Arizona Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Education, Health, and ...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Arizona nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to benefit Graham and Greenlee Counties by improving the quality of life, education, and health of local residents. The Foundation is offering two grants, each with a different focus. The Nonprofit Grant benefits organizations that offer programs r...

GrantWatch ID#: 167713

Awards to USA Banks and Banking Employees to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Comm...

Deadline 06/29/18

Awards to USA and territories banks and individual bank employees to recognize contributions to community development, community wellbeing, and economic growth. Entries will be considered in the award categories of financial education, affordable housing, economic inclusion, volunteerism, community and economic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 170685

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and Hospitals to Promote Health, Well...

Deadline 10/12/18 LOI Date: 06/29/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants ranging from $5,000 to $45,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits, public schools, government agencies, health agencies, health centers, mental health agencies, and hospitals to promote health, wellness, and food security. LOIs are due June 29. Consideration will be given to the expansion of exis...

GrantWatch ID#: 172253

Grants to Northern Mariana Islands Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Groups for Humanities Pro...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Northern Mariana Islands nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and ad hoc groups for a broad range of humanities activities. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. Supported projects must be consistent with the goals and objectives of the Northern Marianas Humanities Council 2...

GrantWatch ID#: 175178

Grants to North Dakota, Wisconsin, and Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Basic Needs and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to North Dakota, Wisconsin, and Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible regions to meet basic needs and promote economic self-sufficiency and social and civic participation of area residents. Funding is intended to support programs, general operations, and, for community foundations on...

GrantWatch ID#: 178983

Grants to Oakland, California Nonprofits for Youth, Education, and Cultural and Civic Progra...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Oakland, California nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit local residents in the areas of arts and culture, education, and youth development. Funding is intended to enrich the lives of children and youth in grades K-12, promote civic engagement in arts and culture, and address local needs in the comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 179528
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and School Districts in Multiple States to Minimize the Academic Ach...

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 06/29/18

Grants to Ohio, Arizona, California, New Mexico, Washington, and Connecticut nonprofit organizations and school districts to enhance reading literacy in grades PreK-3 within eligible communities. Letters of Intent are due by June 29, 2018. Funding is intended for programs that aim to lessen the achievement gap for under-re...

GrantWatch ID#: 181343

Grants to Alabama Nonprofits and Agencies to Prevent Domestic and Dating Violence

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Alabama nonprofit organizations and local public agencies to prevent domestic and dating violence to youth, adults, and dependent victims. Organizations will provide immediate shelter and supportive services with the goal of preventing future incidents. Family Violence Prevention and Services Act: The Ala...

GrantWatch ID#: 183761

Grants to New Mexico Nonprofits and Agencies for Anti-Poverty Projects

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to New Mexico nonprofit organizations and government agencies to support long-term solutions to poverty. Applications are invited from high-performing, innovative, and outcome-driven organizations proposing poverty-related projects. Projects should promote economic self-sufficiency. Program Description: The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183819

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Arts Programs and Operations in ...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants starting at $500 to North Carolina nonprofits, tribal organizations, municipalities, colleges, universities, and libraries to promote access to high-quality arts programs in Rutherford County. Funding may be requested for specific arts programs or for the operations of qualifying arts organizations. Typical uses...

GrantWatch ID#: 147838

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits to Benefit Bois Blanc Island Residents

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to Bois Blanc Island, Michigan nonprofits for a wide range of projects and programs that will benefit the local community. The Foundation welcomes any and all ideas that will improve the quality of life for local residents. The purpose of the Foundation is to support and promote charitable, scientific, literary, edu...

GrantWatch ID#: 156934

Grants to Connecticut Public Libraries to Build, Renovate, and Improve Facilities

Deadline 09/01/18 LOI Date: 06/30/18

Grants starting at $30,000 to Connecticut public libraries to improve facilities in order to more effectively meet the needs of library patrons. A Notice of Intent is due June 30, 2018. Funding is intended for new buildings, expansions, major renovations, and accessibility improvements. Some of the objectives of this s...

GrantWatch ID#: 159883

Grants to Greater Nashville Area, Tennessee Local Nonprofits for Human Services and Social W...

Deadline 08/25/18 LOI Date: 06/30/18

Grants of $25,000 to Greater Nashville Area, Tennessee nonprofit organizations providing human services and support to the local community. LOIs are due June 30. The purpose of this program is to strengthen the Nashville area by improving the capabilities of local nonprofits. Impact Nashville is a philanthropic nonpro...

GrantWatch ID#: 161212

Grants to Bethany-Fenwick Area, Delaware Nonprofits for Projects to Improve Quality of Life

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants starting at $2,500 to Bethany-Fenwick area, Delaware nonprofit and community service organizations for programs in social services, neighborhood improvement, education enhancement, and to benefit the local area and its citizens. Every year, the Quiet Resorts Charitable Foundation hosts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167284
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Grants to Jackson, Mississippi Organizations for Children's Health, Literacy, and Social Dev...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to Jackson, Mississippi organizations to enhance the quality of life for local youth and children. Applications will be considered from organizations working to address the following community needs: children’s health, early literacy, and social development. Each Proposed Project must have a minimum of 5 JLJ volu...

GrantWatch ID#: 170428

Grants to Western New York Nonprofits for Capacity Building Programs to Increase Efficiency ...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to Western New York nonprofits for capacity building programs that enable nonprofits to operate more effectively and efficiently. Applicants must be physically located in one of the seven counties of Western New York: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, and Wyoming. The Foundation is intereste...

GrantWatch ID#: 171992

Award to a New Hampshire Librarian or Staff Member for Significant Improvement to Library Se...

Deadline 06/30/18

Award to a New Hampshire librarian or support staff member who is currently working at any type of library in the State (i.e., public, academic, school, correctional, corporate, etc.). This award is intended to recognize the outstanding contributions of an individual who has been instrumental in improving library services ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173217

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Municipalities, and Schools for Community Services, Arts, and Li...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $50,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and schools for activities that address the root causes or consequences of environmental and social problems throughout the State. The Foundation prioritizes requests in the areas of literacy, the arts, and community services. The Fou...

GrantWatch ID#: 176557

Grants to Ohio Credit Unions to Implement Financial Education Programs and Services

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to Ohio credit unions to institute educational and informational outreach programs that offer financial services and financial education in local communities and schools. Eligible programs may also be those that target members and diverse populations. Funding is intended for community programming that fulfills the s...

GrantWatch ID#: 176979

Grants to Central Vermont Nonprofits for Education, Human Services, Housing, and Job Develop...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Vermont nonprofits for programs that benefit local communities in the Central Vermont and Chittenden County area. Programs may fall in the areas of education, human services, housing, job development, programs for at-risk or low to moderate income individuals and families, performing arts and cult...

GrantWatch ID#: 178583

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Educational, Economic, and Community Develop...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for direct-services programming in the areas of educational attainment and economic opportunity. Priorities for each...

GrantWatch ID#: 178873

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

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, qualified tribal and governmental agencies, and public school systems to benefit low and moderate-income individuals and families. Funding will specifically be provided for programs and projects that focus on the areas of community development, education, human services, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179702
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Grants to Hawaii Nonprofits to Promote Legal Access and the Administration of Justice

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to Hawaii nonprofit organizations for programs that enhance the administration of justice within the state. Applications are invited from organizations working to promote access to legal justice, improve the public’s understanding of the legal system, and provide legal services to those in need. The Hawaii Stat...

GrantWatch ID#: 181178

Grants to Greenwood County, South Carolina Nonprofits for Youth, Education, Arts, Recreation,...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Greenwood County, South Carolina nonprofit organizations for a wide range of community benefit activities. Funding is intended for the focus areas of youth, education, and community enhancement and development. Applicants may apply in the "Open Grant" category for projects that do not fall within ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181314

Grants to Washington Organizations for Financial Literacy Programs for Youth

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to Washington organizations for financial literacy programs to benefit K-college aged youth. Funding is intended to develop and encourage the use of a replicable, scalable best-practice tool that can improve financial literacy in high-needs populations. First convened on a national level in December 1995, the Jum...

GrantWatch ID#: 183649