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California Community Service Grants:  209 Community Services Grants for California.

GrantWatch is the number one resource for community service grants that address a variety of vital needs including health, human services, education, the arts and social service issues.

Grants to California Arts Organizations in San Diego County to Collaborate with an Artist to Create New Work

Deadline: 12/11/17

Grant awards of up to $20,000 to San Diego County, California arts organizations to collaborate with and mentor a local, professional artist. Funding is intended to encourage artists to create work that increases civic engagement, advances their car... GrantWatch ID#: 168694

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Public Food Programs to Improve Community Food Resiliency and Access

Deadline: 12/04/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribal organizations, and public food program service providers to improve community-level food resiliency and access. Funding is intended to address the food needs of low-income communities, increase self-reli... GrantWatch ID#: 152478

Grants to Sonoma Valley, California Nonprofits for Major Programs that Address Community Needs

Deadline: 02/21/18
LOI Date: 01/11/18

Grants of $10,000 plus one grand-prize winner to Sonoma Valley, California nonprofits to launch a new major program or expand an existing one that addresses the needs of a target community. A letter of inquiry is due on January 11, 2017. Proposals m... GrantWatch ID#: 177178

Grants to Sonoma Valley, California Nonprofits for Programs and Capital Projects to Benefit the Community

Deadline: 01/18/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Sonoma Valley, California nonprofit organizations for programs and capital projects that will address local community needs. All grants must benefit the area from Kenwood to Schellville. Technology requests are also eligib... GrantWatch ID#: 177179

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Community Services

Deadline: 01/17/18
LOI Date: 12/13/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit an Intent to Apply notification by Decembe... GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Matching Grants to San Luis Obispo, California Residents for Projects that Enhance the Neighborhood

Deadline: 02/12/18

Matching grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to San Luis Obispo, California residents and property owners to support grassroots projects that support neighborhoods. Applicants are required to discuss their project with the funding source before submi... GrantWatch ID#: 164088

Grants to California LEAs, COEs, and Charter Schools for the Academic Engagement of Homeless Students

Deadline: 02/01/18
LOI Date: 12/08/17

Grants to California local education agencies, county offices of education, and charter schools to ensure the academic engagement of children and youth experiencing homelessness. LOIs are due December 8. The purpose of this program is to ensure that... GrantWatch ID#: 148192

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Address Social Isolation in t...

Deadline: 12/21/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and government agencies for ideas and programs that address the issue of social isolation in the United States, and encourage healthy social connections and overall well-being. Funding is intended ... GrantWatch ID#: 182430

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits for Programs that Aim to Prevent and Reduce Type 2 Diabetes and Hyperten...

Deadline: 12/20/17
Conference Date: 11/20/17

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $60,000 to USA and Territories nonprofits for innovative programs that focus on the prevention and reduction of type 2 diabetes and hypertension. Applicants are strongly advised to attend a webinar held on either Novem... GrantWatch ID#: 182394

Awards to USA Direct Social Services Workers for Outstanding Achievements in the Field of Service Delivery

Deadline: 11/22/17

Awards ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA individuals to recognize those delivering high-quality social services in their local community. Eligible applicants are those who inspire, motivate, and support their clients, as well as utilize data to cre... GrantWatch ID#: 126502

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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Cultural Diversity Education Initiatives

Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs that further cultural understanding and awareness in the communities in which the funding source does business. Funding is intended to support educational programs that foster greater respect ... GrantWatch ID#: 130575

Awards to USA Organizations, Groups, and Individuals in Recognition of Outstanding Volunteer Projects

Deadline: 11/30/17

Awards of $10,000 to USA organizations, groups, and individuals in recognition of volunteer projects that addressed needs in their local communities that occurred as part of a nationwide volunteer event on October 28, 2017. Cash awards are intended ... GrantWatch ID#: 164923

Grants to USA Nonprofits for American Indian Cultural Preservation, Business, and Education

Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support the self-sustainment and preservation of the American Indian culture. Eligible proposals encourage American Indian business, promote education, particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate educat... GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Outcomes

Deadline: 03/05/18
LOI Date: 11/30/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be su... GrantWatch ID#: 175593

Grants to Klamath-Trinity Area, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Youth and Cultural Development

Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants of up to $6,000 to Klamath-Trinity area, California nonprofits, public agencies, schools, and Tribal governments for community benefit projects and programs. Funding is intended for peer counseling and outside of school activities for youth, ... GrantWatch ID#: 182152

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Grants to Michigan, Arizona and California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Educational, Environmental, and Saf...

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to Michigan, Arizona and California nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for educational, environmental, and safety-oriented programs that contribute to the diverse local communities. Eligible regions include Gardena, California, Marico... GrantWatch ID#: 129840

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Grants to California Nonprofits and Institutions for Educational, Health, and Civics Programs for Imperial Valle...

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofits and institutions for programs that improve the quality of life for Imperial Valley residents. The funding source supports projects that address health and wellness, disaster recovery and emergency pre... GrantWatch ID#: 139356

Grants to California Grassroots Groups to Improve the Lives of Residents of the Humboldt Area

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants ranging from $200 to $2,000 to California grassroots groups to improve the lives of residents and strengthen the social fabric of communities in Humboldt, Del Norte, Trinity, and Curry counties. Proposals should involve citizens working toget... GrantWatch ID#: 162468

Grants to USA Tribes and Nonprofits Serving Native Hawaiians for Culture and Heritage Preservation

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $75,000 to USA Indian tribes and nonprofit organizations serving Native Hawaiians for projects that sustain culture, knowledge, and heritage. Possible activities include exhibitions, professional development, educationa... GrantWatch ID#: 162643

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

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants of up to $30,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for projects that promote partnerships and foster dialogue between the USA and Japan. Proposals are invited for projects that explore policy-oriented issues. Emphasis i... GrantWatch ID#: 163371

Grants to USA Injured Veterans, Service Members, and their Families to Support their Long-Term Goals and Dreams

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to USA veterans, service members, and the families of those who have sustained combat injuries and are considered severely wounded or injured. Funding will be provided to support the long-term goals of hopes of veterans, service members, and... GrantWatch ID#: 165071

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

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Canada libraries for services, projects, and programs that benefit people with autism of all ages or their families. Funding may be used to buy program materials, to hire a trainer to present a workshop, or to pay f... GrantWatch ID#: 165935

Grants to Livermore, California Arts Nonprofits and Individuals for Local Arts Initiatives

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to Livermore, California individual artists, arts nonprofits, and other arts organizations to expand arts opportunities for the local community. Requests will be considered for a broad range of arts and cultural endeavors. ... GrantWatch ID#: 173821

In-Kind Support to Santa Barbara, California Nonprofits to Develop Digital Media Campaigns

Deadline: 12/01/17

In-kind support to Santa Barbara County, California nonprofits to develop marketing campaigns using native content and digital advertising. Funding is intended to support and promote the initiatives of nonprofits serving the area. Grant recipients w... GrantWatch ID#: 174248

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

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to USA nonprofits and certain faith-based organizations for a broad range of charitable activities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of community programs; support for hospitals; rehabilitation and welfare; education, literature,... GrantWatch ID#: 176355

Grants to San Diego County, California Nonprofits for K-12 Education and Community Development

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations to enhance the local community with a primary emphasis on arts and culture, education, health and human services, and community development. Funding may also be awarded for endowments an... GrantWatch ID#: 176597

Grant to a USA Library for Outreach Projects Targeting Underserved Children

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grant of $3,000 to a USA library for a project that engages underserved children (ages 0-14). Funding will be used to conduct outstanding and replicable outreach work. Applications will be considered for new and innovative programs, or for the expan... GrantWatch ID#: 176910

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits to Construct or Rehabilitate Housing for Veterans

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations to construct or rehabilitate transitional facilities and permanent supportive housing for military veterans. While consideration will be given to rural areas, higher priority will be placed on pr... GrantWatch ID#: 178553

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In-Kind Services to California, Illinois, and New York Nonprofits and Public Schools to Improve Services in the ...

Deadline: 12/01/17

In-kind professional services valued at $45,000 to California, Illinois, and New York City nonprofit organizations and public schools in eligible regions that work within the areas of arts, education, environment, health, and/or social services. W... GrantWatch ID#: 182279

Grants to San Francisco Area, California Nonprofits for Community Engagement and K-12 Education Related to the P...

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to San Francisco area, California nonprofit organizations for programs that encourage engagement and safeguard continuity in the performing arts. Funds are intended for K-12 arts education and for performing arts programming throughout the Ba... GrantWatch ID#: 182415

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innovative Global Solutions

Deadline: 12/02/17

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 o... GrantWatch ID#: 182465

Awards to USA Military Dependents, Ages 13 to 18, for Leadership, Volunteerism, and Character

Deadline: 12/04/17

Awards of $10,000 to USA youth military dependents, ages 13 to 18, to recognize exceptional volunteerism, scholarship, extracurricular involvement, and character in the face of a challenging military family life. In addition to the cash prize, award... GrantWatch ID#: 176359

Award to a USA or Canada Public Library to Recognize Creative and Outstanding Service to the Public

Deadline: 12/04/17

Award of $2,000 to a USA or Canada public library to recognize an outstanding program, service, or activity that serves the public in an innovative, cutting-edge way. The winning program will have had a measurable impact on the library's patrons. ... GrantWatch ID#: 176535

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Hire Graphic Designers to Promote Their Message

Deadline: 12/05/17

Grants of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to hire graphic designers to help promote their mission. Graphic designers will submit a video entry on behalf of a nonprofit they believe in. Videos will be judged on the de... GrantWatch ID#: 178558

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Grants to Santa Clara County, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Promote Parks and Open Spaces

Deadline: 01/12/18
Conference Date: 12/05/17

Grants starting at $25,000 to Santa Clara County, California nonprofit organizations, schools and school districts, and government agencies to promote park areas and open spaces within the funding source's service area. Eligible projects involve env... GrantWatch ID#: 182466

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Grants to USA Organizations and Individual Artists to Support the Creation and Release of New Music

Deadline: 12/07/17

Grants ranging from $250 to $15,000 to USA organizations and individuals for a broad range of music-related projects. Funds may be used for any activity that entails new music being released through a recording or a live performance. The Fund is esp... GrantWatch ID#: 178453

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Grants to USA Dental Schools and Dental Education to Increase Care for Patients with HIV in Community Settings

Deadline: 01/19/18
Conference Date: 12/07/17

Grants to USA accredited dental schools and dental education programs to increase access to dental health services for low-income, uninsured, and underserved individuals living with HIV. Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend the December 7 te... GrantWatch ID#: 182467

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Grants to USA Public and Private Agencies to Improve Care for Youth and Children with Special Health Care Needs

Deadline: 01/16/18
LOI Date: 12/18/17
Conference Date: 12/07/17

Grants to USA public and private agencies to enhance the health and well-being of youth and children with special health care needs and their families. Applicants are advised that the required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Prop... GrantWatch ID#: 182470

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Grants to Berkeley, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Joint Projects to Benefit the Local Communi...

Deadline: 03/12/18
LOI Date: 12/08/17

Grants to Berkeley, California nonprofits, schools, and government agencies to collaborate with university departments, staff, and student organizations on projects that benefit the local community. Pre-applications are due December 8. Program areas... GrantWatch ID#: 162979

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Grants to California Nonprofits to Promote Family Self-Sufficiency in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties

Deadline: 12/08/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofits located in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties for programs and initiatives that promote the self-sufficiency of local families, with a specific focus on housing, clothing, food, and jobs. Priority will... GrantWatch ID#: 177055

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Grants to Orange County, California Nonprofits for Legal Services, Education, and Access

Deadline: 12/08/17

Grants to Orange County, California nonprofit law-related organizations to improve access to the legal system and to promote equal justice for all people. Funding is intended for projects that demonstrate elements of the Funding Source's mission, in... GrantWatch ID#: 177451

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Grants to Livermore, California Organizations, Schools, and Colleges for Youth and Community Service Programs

Deadline: 12/09/17

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $5,000 to California organizations, charities, and public schools and community colleges for community service programs and programs that benefit youth in the City of Livermore. Applications will be evaluated accord... GrantWatch ID#: 177099

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Grants to USA Dental Schools and Dental Education Programs to Increase Care for Patients with HIV

Deadline: 03/23/18
Conference Date: 12/12/17

Grants to USA dental schools and accredited dental education programs to enhance access to dental health services for low-income, underserved, and uninsured individuals living with HIV. Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend the December 12 te... GrantWatch ID#: 182503

Awards to USA Student Teams that Apply STEM Lessons to Solve Real Community Problems

Deadline: 02/28/18
LOI Date: 12/13/17

Awards of up to $5,000 to USA and Territories teams of three to four sixth through ninth grade students for projects that use science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) to solve real problems in their communities. Through this program... GrantWatch ID#: 164406

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Grants to Bay Area, California Organizations for K-5 Literacy Programs for Disadvantaged Students

Deadline: 01/15/18
LOI Date: 12/15/17

Grants to Bay Area, California organizations for K-5 literacy programming aimed at disadvantaged students in public schools. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry by December 15. Please note that proposals must be presented in a project-spe... GrantWatch ID#: 139209

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Grants to Arcata, California Nonprofits for Community, Education, Art, History, Recreation, Environment, and Huma...

Deadline: 12/15/17

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... GrantWatch ID#: 142527

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Literacy Councils for Outstanding Community Engagement

Deadline: 04/15/18
LOI Date: 12/15/17

Awards to USA, Canada, and International literacy councils for outstanding achievement in the areas of community engagement, teacher empowerment, and public awareness. An Intent to Participate is due December 15, 2017. The awards are intended to pro... GrantWatch ID#: 157055

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Award to a USA Scholastic Journalism Teacher, Advisor, or Group to Recognize Commitment to Cultural Awareness an...

Deadline: 12/15/17

Award to a USA scholastic journalism teacher, student, media advisor, or scholastic journalism group with a demonstrated commitment to cultural awareness and encouraging a multicultural approach with their student media staff, media production, and/... GrantWatch ID#: 159744

Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits for the Outstanding Care of Historic Collections and Sites

Deadline: 12/15/17

Awards to USA and Canada nonprofit museums, libraries, and other organizations to recognize outstanding commitment to the care of collections and historic sites or structures. Nominations must demonstrate the organization’s commitment to collectio... GrantWatch ID#: 161163

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Grants to California Nonprofits for Low-Income Youth Programs in the Areas of Culture, Education, Environment, an...

Deadline: 12/15/17

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for programs and projects that serve the needs of low-income youth. Funds may be used by organizations providing community services for the residents of Sonoma, San Mateo, Marin, and ... GrantWatch ID#: 161165

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