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Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Support and Improve Library Operations and Accessibility

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA Indian tribes to maintain core library services and support established library operations. Funding is intended to support the expansion of services, enhanced linkages and coordination, partnerships with other agencies, improved library access, and targeting library services to meet community...

GrantWatch ID#: 165537

Grants to California Community-Based Arts Organizations in Eligible Regions for General Opera...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations for general operating support. Funding is intended to support organizations whose primary purpose is to produce, present, and perform open-to-all arts and cultural activities. Eligible organizations are located in and serve the residents...

GrantWatch ID#: 179939

Grants to USA Parents and Parent Groups in Multiple States for Physical Activity and Nutritio...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA parents and parent groups in eligible states for physical activity and nutrition initiatives in K-12 schools. Funding is intended to support parent-led programs and projects that encourage physical activity or healthy eating habits, while promoting students’ social emotional learning and engaging parents in...

GrantWatch ID#: 185280

Grants to USA Tribes and Advocacy Centers to Serve Young Victims of Abuse and Their Families ...

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants to USA tribes and children’s advocacy centers in eligible communities for programs that serve children who are the victims of abuse, as well as their families. Funding is intended to support the expansion of children's advocacy centers to better address the needs of child victims and their families in tribal commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 188156

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research Programs to Combat Abuse

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to research and identify methods to prevent abuse and provide assistance to victims. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support research programs that align with th...

GrantWatch ID#: 185244

Grants to USA State Agencies and Service Providers to Expand and Develop Services to Individu...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA and territories state government agencies and community-based private and public service providers to develop and expand services to individuals with dementia. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. All successful applicants are required to dedicate 50% of the total program budget to the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 183745

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect Immigrants in Eligible Counties

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and public agencies in eligible counties to promote and protect the security, safety, and rights of local immigrant communities. Priority funding will be given to proposals that demonstrate coordination and partnership between entities across the region. Eligible communities are...

GrantWatch ID#: 182413

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Improve Library Programs and Services

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA Indian tribes to advance the programs and services of eligible Native American libraries. Funding is intended to revitalize and preserve the Native American culture and language through projects that benefit the community. Grants are also available to support educational programs and digital services.

GrantWatch ID#: 165538

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribal Organizations and Governments to Prevent Assa...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and tribal organizations and governments to prevent assault and violence. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of this program is to support projects that create educational progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 188214

Grants to California Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies to Improve the Local Quality of Li...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, businesses, and government agencies for projects that benefit the community in eligible regions. Program areas include education, health, recreation, safety, civic engagement, arts, employment, and diversity. Funding is intended to make Los Angeles County an excellent place to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162268

Grants to California Nonprofits for Youth Programming in Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants and in-kind support to California nonprofit organizations for youth programming in eligible regions. Funding is intended to increase participation in Jewish experiences and foster connection among teenagers. Eligible organizations are those that work with teens within the Federation Service Area which includes Sonom...

GrantWatch ID#: 188310

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Improve Organizational Capacity

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible counties to improve organizational capacity. Funding is intended to support initiatives that will strengthen organizational effectiveness, capacity, and sustainability. Capacity building efforts are activities that strengthen the performance of a nonprofit organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 168751

Grants to Local USA Conservation Organizations to Preserve Fisheries

Deadline 07/01/20 LOI Date: 04/15/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA chapters and councils of the funding source organization for projects that address the needs of native and wild salmon, steelhead, and trout. Applicants must contact program staff and submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to support wildlife restoration and conservation of cold...

GrantWatch ID#: 145964

Grants to California Artists and Organizations for Arts and Cultural Projects Benefiting Cou...

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $1,000 to California individual artists and organizations for arts and cultural projects benefiting residents of eligible areas. Funding is intended to support the production and exhibition of publicly accessible works that promote the success of local artists and the sustainabili...

GrantWatch ID#: 153658

Grants to USA Agencies and Tribes to Support Youth Crime Prevention

Deadline 04/21/20

Grants to USA state agencies and tribal governments for youth crime prevention programs. Applicants are required to complete registration prior to applying. Funding is intended to support efforts to reduce risk factors that could lead to youth crime as well as to increase protective measures for vulnerable youth.

GrantWatch ID#: 188332

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Archaeological Exp...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations for archaeological explorations that shed light on current climatic and environmental issues. Funding is intended to gather and analyze archaeological information related to paleoenvironmental and paleoclimatological explorations that h...

GrantWatch ID#: 187197

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Prevent and Reduce Violence

Deadline 04/27/20

Grants to USA state, territories, local, and Indian tribal governments, nonprofit organizations, and IHEs for programs that reduce and prevent violent crimes, and to support children and youth (up to age 18) who are experiencing violence. Funding may be used to develop and implement support services for children who are ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 188358

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Encourage Outdoor Youth Activities

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to provide youth with greater access to parks and open spaces. Priority will be given to projects with partnerships and collaborations in place. Funding is intended to engage underserved youth and provide greater opportunities for physical and educational out...

GrantWatch ID#: 180102

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Address the Needs of Children with C...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for activities that address the needs of local children. Funding is intended to support programs and services that benefit infants and children up to 18 who have developmental or socioeconomic challenges. Funded projects must serve residents in Kings, Fresno...

GrantWatch ID#: 153342

Grants to USA Schools and Libraries for Creative Educational Projects

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants of up to $500 to USA and territories public schools, preschools, Head Start programs, and public libraries to implement creative educational projects. This program provides an opportunity for teachers and librarians to present special projects outside the usual curriculum, or to engage students in meeting curricular...

GrantWatch ID#: 178591

Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 04/01/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 156531

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

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, schools, and agencies for programs that benefit the residents of eligible regions. Funding is intended for activities in the areas of arts and culture, education, community and environment, youth, and health and human services. Funding may be used for operating, program, and ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 173782

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Benefit Activities

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $1,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community activities. Previous grants have funded programs in the areas of health, nutrition, community gardens, community events, youth, and literacy. Eligible projects must directly benefit the residents of S...

GrantWatch ID#: 174077

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Improve Access to Therapeutic Massage...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to provide therapeutic bodywork and massage to marginalized groups. Funding is also intended to provide massage services in places where it is not yet available. By providing massage services and therapy, grant recipients will help...

GrantWatch ID#: 178262

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

Deadline 04/01/20

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 commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179528

Grants to USA and Canada Researchers for Studies Focused on Issues Related to Human Services

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Canada staff members at institutions of higher education and postdoctoral individuals associated with nonprofit organizations for research about a range of social, behavioral, public health, and psychological issues. Funding is intended to support research that focuses on the United State...

GrantWatch ID#: 179737

Grant to a California Nonprofit, For-Profit, or Indian Tribe for Environmental Programs

Deadline 04/01/20

Grant to a California nonprofit organization, for-profit organization, or qualifying Indian tribe for environmental programs. Funding is intended for the improvement of local composting projects. Priority is given to sites in low-income communities. Eligible project areas include developing, expanding, or improving communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 188210

Grants to California Agencies to Support Waste Removal Programs

Deadline 04/02/20

Grants to California government agencies and tribal governments to support waste removal programs. Funding may be used to enhance or improve an existing facility or to construct a new facility. The purpose of this program is to help local governments implement safe Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) programs, which may includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169052

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Healthy Eating and Food Equity

Deadline 04/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote nutritious eating and food equity. Funding is intended for programs that align with the following areas of focus: increasing the supply of organic food, advancing nutrition education for children, providing hunger relief, and improving access to healthy, fresh food. Priority...

GrantWatch ID#: 180232

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Community Events and Performances tha...

Deadline 04/02/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible cities for arts and culture activities benefitting local residents. Funding is intended to support events, performances, and exhibits that are open and accessible to residents and enrich the life of the city. Funds may be used for artists’ fees, legally required ro...

GrantWatch ID#: 180931

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Initiatives for and by San Francisco Youth

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants to San Francisco, California nonprofit organizations for projects and activities that address youth needs, and that are created and led by youth under the age of 18. Young people residing throughout the city may apply for funding for youth-led projects that fulfill their vision, while supporting local youth and reac...

GrantWatch ID#: 171054

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Events that Promote Community Health

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible regions to support events that positively impact community health. Funding is intended to build strong communities and to improve the health of residents. The funding source seeks to form partnerships with agencies and community organizations ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179525

Awards to USA Financial Advisors to Recognize Positive Charitable Impacts on their Communit...

Deadline 04/03/20

Awards of $10,000, $40,000 and $50,000 to recognize USA financial advisors who are making positive charitable impacts on their communities. Nominations are invited on behalf of financial advisors who have shown significant dedication, contribution, leadership, inspiration, and impact on a nonprofit and the community that i...

GrantWatch ID#: 180222

Grants to California Nonprofits and businesses in Eligible Regions for Environmental Outreach...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for environmental outreach campaigns. Funding is intended for organizations to work with communities, memberships, and congregations to build awareness and engagement in reducing the amount of food wasted. Funding i...

GrantWatch ID#: 186555

Grants to California Nonprofits and Businesses for Projects to Reduce the Amount of Waste Pr...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to California nonprofit organizations and businesses for projects to reduce the amount of trash produced in eligible regions. Funding is intended for projects that decrease the amount of waste generated and sent to local landfills by increasing the involvement of individuals, businesses, and communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 188177

Grants to California Nonprofits and For-Profits in Eligible Regions to Reduce Waste in Manuf...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit and for-profit organizations in eligible regions to reduce waste in manufacturing, transportation, storage, and distribution. Funding is intended for the puchase of equipment and durable operational materials that help eliminate waste in two specific categories: transport pac...

GrantWatch ID#: 188178

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Tribes, First Nations, and Schools to Engage Native and...

Deadline 04/04/20

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, Tribes, First Nations, and schools to benefit Aboriginal and Native American youth through physical activity and sports programming. The purpose of this program is to create positive experiences in sports and physical activity for Native American and Aboriginal youth, 18 ye...

GrantWatch ID#: 177207

Grants to California Nonprofits to Reduce the Use of Disposable Food-Ware Items in Eligible ...

Deadline 04/04/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations to reduce the use of disposable food-ware items in eligible regions. Funding is intended for organizations to work with communities, memberships, and congregations to build awareness and engagement in reducing the amount of single-use food ware items such as coff...

GrantWatch ID#: 188176
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In-kind Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Support Gardening Initiatives

Deadline 04/06/20

In-kind grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support gardening initiatives. Grantees will be awarded gift cards and supplies. Funding is intended to promote food security, healthy eating, sustainable food sources, neighborhood beautification, and community agricultural and environmental education.

GrantWatch ID#: 179664

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

Deadline 05/01/20 Conference Date: 04/06/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, schools and school districts, and government agencies to promote park areas and open spaces in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support activities in the focus areas of environmental stewardship; trails, parks, and public access; environmental education; and urban agr...

GrantWatch ID#: 182466

Grants to USA State Administrative Agencies for Catastrophe Preparedness and Prevention

Deadline 04/15/20 LOI Date: 04/08/20

Grants to USA and territories state administrative agencies to enable local, state, territorial, and tribal governments to increase security and prepare for catastrophes. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of the program is to support the building, sustainment...

GrantWatch ID#: 155470

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental and Outdoor Recreation Projects

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for creative community impact projects that focus on the environment and outdoor recreation. Focus areas include empowering women outdoor professionals, developing the relationship between underserved populations and the outdoors, engaging communities in environmental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180610

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Local Arts and Civic Projects

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit or tax-exempt organizations in eligible regions for community activities that meet identified needs. New applicants must participate in a pre-application workshop. Funding is intended to support local arts and civic projects. Eligible recipients must be located within or serve...

GrantWatch ID#: 165759

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies for Arts Activities in Underrepresented Commu...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofits, agencies, and tribes to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underrepresented communities. Applicants must complete registrations and submit applications prior to the deadline. Funding is intended for projects that promote public engagement with various forms of the arts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794

Grants to California Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to improve the quality of life for residents. The goal of the fund is to support programs in the following areas: sustaining the arts, protecting the environment, providing education to children and adults, contributing to the safety of residents, and providi...

GrantWatch ID#: 170432

In-Kind Grants of Dental Supplies to California Nonprofits to Provide Dental Services for the...

Deadline 04/10/20

In-kind grants valued at up to $25,000 per year to California nonprofit organizations for needed dental care items to provide services to underserved clients in local communities. Funding is intended to provide supplies essential for oral health operations and services.

GrantWatch ID#: 179421

Grants to Ohio, Maine, Massachusetts, and California Nonprofits to Benefit Residents in Elig...

Deadline 07/14/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Ohio, Maine, Massachusetts, and California nonprofit organizations to benefit residents in eligible locations. Applicants must contact the funding source and submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include environment, arts, and arts education. The Founda...

GrantWatch ID#: 180098

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Activities that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to California nonprofits in eligible areas for activities and projects to benefit the community. Previous grants have been awarded to organizations and institutions that provide services related to children and education, animals and nature, health, religion, special needs, underserved populations, and the arts. Eli...

GrantWatch ID#: 180557

Grants to California Nonprofits for Education, Workforce Preparation, Veteran Services, and ...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Program areas include education, workforce preparation, veteran services, and environmental stewardship. Boeing invests in organizations primari...

GrantWatch ID#: 181156

Grants to California Nonprofits for Capacity Building and Capital Improvements

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofit organizations for consulting contracts and specific capital expenditures in Northern Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to strengthen organizations and build capacity.

GrantWatch ID#: 181972