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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Mentor Native American Youth in Entrepreneurial Projects

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of $10,000 to teams of USA nonprofits and Native American youth for entrepreneurial projects that will benefit the local Native American community. Sponsoring nonprofits will mentor one Native American youth through the process of completing the project. Running Strong provides ten $10,000 grants each year to co...

GrantWatch ID#: 166155

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts Programs Serving Military Veterans

Deadline 12/19/18

Grants of up to $18,000 to California nonprofit organizations, local arts agencies, veterans' assistance agencies, and arts-based units of government to provide arts programs to military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to enhance the quality of life for state veterans by increasing their access to quality ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180799

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Libraries for Community Book Events and Read...

Deadline 01/24/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and public libraries for community reading programs and book events. Funding is intended to support keynote sessions, lectures by authors, panel discussions, writing contests, performances, and boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184644

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

Grants to Los Angeles County, California Nonprofits, Organizations, IHEs, and Municipalities...

Deadline 12/19/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to Los Angeles County, California nonprofits, municipalities, health organizations, and institutions of higher education for quality community arts programming. Funding is intended for organizations whose primary mission is outside the arts. Requests must be for a specific project only...

GrantWatch ID#: 163532

Grants and In-Kind Technical Support to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innova...

Deadline 01/31/19 Conference Date: 12/12/18

Grants and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, materials recovery facilities, and for-profit organizations to initiate a plastics recycling program in local communities throughout the country. Funding and technical assistance are intended to support the Funding Source's new innovative progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184742

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Breast Cancer Out...

Deadline 12/14/18

Award of $1,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, individuals, and organizations for innovative projects to improve breast cancer education and patient care. Funding is intended to support conferences, research, community outreach, and educational projects in the United States or abro...

GrantWatch ID#: 176962

Grants to California K-12 Local Education Agencies for Truancy and Dropout Prevention Progra...

Deadline 01/23/19 Conference Date: 01/09/19 LOI Date: 12/14/18

Grants to California K-12 school districts, charter schools, and county offices of education for programs to reduce school absenteeisim and dropout rates. An Intent to Submit must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support initiatives that keep at-risk students in school such as social-emotiona...

GrantWatch ID#: 184584

Grants to Arcata, California Nonprofits for Community, Education, Art, History, Recreation, E...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants to Arcata, California nonprofit organizations for programs or services that enhance the local community. Funding is intended for the focus areas of education of all ages, health-oriented recreation, human services, art, culture, local history, peace, and enhancement of the local natural environment. Projects or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142527

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Disadvantaged Children and Adults

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to Arizona, California, and Texas nonprofit organizations to benefit disadvantaged groups and communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding will be provided for activities that enhance the lives of children and adults.

GrantWatch ID#: 179054

Grants to California, Oregon, and Washington Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to California, Oregon, and Washington nonprofits and agencies for programs that benefit residents of communities served by the funding source. Programs may fall in the categories of arts and culture; education; civic enhancements and community benefit; and health, welfare, and social services.

GrantWatch ID#: 182869

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

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual to Recognize Leadership in Promoting Muse...

Deadline 12/16/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual for exceptional leadership in promoting the capacity and educational responsibility of museums. Eligible applicants may be curators, museum directors, exhibit designers, researchers, school administrators, government officials, foundation staff, corporations, or training ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161380

Grants to Idyllwild, California Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Community Youth

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to California nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit youth in the Idyllwild community. Eligible projects will address critical issues facing youth, such as, homelessness, youth recreation, alcohol, and drug use, hunger, and teen pregnancy. Grantmaking Objectives: Programs and/or activi...

GrantWatch ID#: 135665

Grants to California Counties and Cities for Container Recycling and Litter Removal Projects

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants starting at $5,000 and grants starting at $10,000 to California cities and counties to increase the recycling of beverage containers and support litter cleanup activities. First-time applicants must contact program staff to request access to the online application. The goal of CalRecycle’s beverage container r...

GrantWatch ID#: 169395

Award to a USA Nonprofit or Agency for Outstanding Disaster Preparedness Efforts

Deadline 12/17/18

Award to a USA nonprofit organization or government agency to recognize outstanding efforts in promoting resilient communities. The purpose of this award is to promote awareness of disaster preparedness and to encourage discussions on strengthening community response and recovery actions following major disasters and event...

GrantWatch ID#: 177151

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Young Adults in Need

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that improve the quality of life of those in need. Funding is intended to support innovative programs that provide a second chance to children and young adults (from birth through age 24) during times of hardship. Foundation's Vision: - To create support...

GrantWatch ID#: 178254

Awards to USA Jewish Youth for Outstanding Leadership in Volunteer Service

Deadline 12/18/18

Awards of $36,000 to USA Jewish teenagers for outstanding leadership in community service. Awards will recognize teens who have demonstrated initiative in the creation of new projects or the expansion of existing projects that embody the concept of tikkun olam (repairing the world). The Diller Family Foundation knows th...

GrantWatch ID#: 177330
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Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19 Conference Date: 12/18/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to California Agencies, Fire Districts, and Nonprofits for Wildfire Mitigation Activi...

Deadline 12/19/18

Grants to California agencies, nonprofits, fire safety councils, conservation corps, and water and fire districts for wildfire mitigation activities. Applicants must request a project tracking number at least one week before the deadline. Funding is intended for projects and activities that address the risk and potential i...

GrantWatch ID#: 165728
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Develop and Implement Value-Based Health C...

Deadline 02/22/19 Conference Date: 12/19/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, tribal organizations, public organizations, and faith-based organizations to develop and implement value-based health care initiatives in rural areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of this program is to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 184839

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Youth Development Projects

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants of up to $7,500 to San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for youth development projects. Funding is intended for programs that address the well-being, health, self-sufficiency, and education of local youth. Examples of programs include but are not limited to: - Pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177087

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Agencies for Outreach, Education, and Y...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations and government entities to support projects in Mendocino County that promote and facilitate blood donations. Funding is intended to ensure a stable blood supply through education, outreach, and engagement of local youth. Programs should align with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184727

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Public Entities for Post-Disaster Reco...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations and public entities for post-disaster recovery programs and to improve resilience within the community. Funding is intended for projects and activities that build preparedness, improve resiliency, and help affected communities reco...

GrantWatch ID#: 184729

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Educational Institutions to Promote Con...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for conservation and environmental appreciation programs. Funding is intended to support educational initiatives that promote conservation and further ecological understanding and informed use of the lo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184730

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits, School Districts, and Local Agencies for P...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations, school districts, and local agencies to benefit the public by planting or replanting trees in the area. Funding is intended for the purchase of trees and for materials that support tree plantation, such as soil, watering systems, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184731

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits for Open Spaces, Parks, and Trails Intended...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations for open spaces, parks, and trails to be used for recreational purposes. Funding is intended for programs that involve volunteers and that aim to restore, preserve, and acquire outdoor open spaces that are free for the public to use ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184733

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits for Outdoor Recreational Programs for Peop...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations for outdoor recreational and physical activities that benefit individuals with developmental disabilities. Funding is intended for programs and projects that support people with developmental disabilities and make an effort to improv...

GrantWatch ID#: 184735

Grants to Mendocino, California Nonprofits to Support Business and Workforce Development

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofits for programs that promote economic development in the local area. Funding is intended for education, community and business development, workforce development, and to support entrepreneurship. Grants are available in two categories: Small Bus...

GrantWatch ID#: 184736

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Public Entities for Projects that Pres...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,000 to Mendocino County, California public entities and nonprofits for projects that promote an appreciation of local history. Support will be given to community-based initiatives that help people of all ages understand the historic value of the local area. Funding is intended to support smal...

GrantWatch ID#: 184737

Grants to California Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Assist Veterans in Finding Emp...

Deadline 12/27/18

Grants to California nonprofits, for-profits, local workforce development areas, training and education providers, and community- or faith-based organizations to help underemployed and unemployed veterans find rewarding civilian employment. Funding is intended to develop solutions that eliminate barriers to employment that...

GrantWatch ID#: 182642

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits to Promote Social Justice

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA and territories, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofit community-centric organizations to promote social justice. The following funding priorities have been identified by the Funding Source: building movements toward social change, organizing to shift power, creating new structures, and d...

GrantWatch ID#: 176939
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Outreach Programs and Research Rel...

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for outreach programs and research that focus on humane education. Funding is intended for projects that have a positive impact on society and that support a message of respect and kindness without advocating f...

GrantWatch ID#: 184881
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, Tribes, IHEs, and Agencies for Recycling Receptac...

Deadline 12/30/18

In-kind grants of recycling receptacles in public spaces to USA nonprofits, government agencies, religious organizations, K-12 schools, IHEs and tribal governments. The grant program was designed to support local community environmental initiatives by supplying recipients with recycling bins for beverage containers. Wh...

GrantWatch ID#: 176168
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Change Initiatives that Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for social change initiatives to benefit Jewish women and girls. Funding is intended for programs that address issues in the following impact areas: leadership and education, economic empowerment, and legal advocacy/social justice. Organizations may request specific program support...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Educational, Economic, and Community Develop...

Deadline 12/31/18

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 USA Youth Track and Field and Running Clubs to Enhance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA youth track and field and running clubs to enhance programs and experiences for youth in sports programs. Priority will be given to applicants who are located in low-income areas. Funding is intended to help support and broaden programs that are high quality, attract diverse ethnic and socio-economic youth, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179469
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innovativ...

Deadline 12/31/18

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 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 to Modoc County, California Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Districts to Improve t...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Modoc County, California nonprofit organizations, city and county agencies, schools, and districts for projects, services, and programs to improve the health, well-being, and development of children ages 0-5. Eligible proposals must demonstrate that the funding will address at least one focus are...

GrantWatch ID#: 173748
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Grants to Modoc County, California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Promote the Health an...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to Modoc County, California city and county agencies, nonprofit organizations, schools, and districts to expand or develop new projects that address the health, well-being, and development of young children (ages 0-5). Funding is intended to support community-based projects. Eligible proposals mus...

GrantWatch ID#: 173749

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools and Agencies to Benefit the Residents of Santa Cr...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to California nonprofit organizations, schools, and agencies for programs that benefit the residents of Santa Cruz, Monterey, or San Benito Counties. Funding is intended for the following areas of focus: arts and culture, education, community and environment, youth, and health and human services. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173782

In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 01/01/19

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. An InterConnectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435
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Grants to Oakland, California Nonprofits for Youth, Education, and Cultural and Civic Progra...

Deadline 01/01/19

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 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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits Serving Adults and Children with Disabilities to Endorse the Use of...

Deadline 01/02/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofit health and human services organizations serving adults and children with disabilities to promote the use of person-first language. Proposals must describe how the applicant organization is unique and how its adoption of person-first language will make a positive impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 180876

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Support Jewish People in Need Outs...

Deadline 01/03/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to support Jewish people and communities in need outside of the United States. Funding is specifically intended to support Jewish people in need and to promote charitable initiatives in Israel. Grant activities should fall into the categories of: - Jewish Identit...

GrantWatch ID#: 177581

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Organizations for Housing, Infrastructure, and Economic...

Deadline 01/07/19

Grants to USA tribal governments and tribal organizations for programs to develop Native American and Alaska Native communities, particularly benefiting low- and moderate-income individuals. Funding is intended for programs to create economic opportunities, decent housing, and suitable living environments. Grants are aw...

GrantWatch ID#: 171996
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs that Improve the Quality of Life for Residents ...

Deadline 02/28/19 Conference Date: 01/08/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations for community projects that contribute to the quality of life for residents of Mission Viejo. Funding is intended to provide resources for a variety of human service projects that benefit the community. Eligible community service projects include, but are not ...

GrantWatch ID#: 148655