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Grants and In-Kind Services to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits in Eligible Cities to Establish...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants of up to $50,000 and in-kind services to California, Florida, Pennsylvania, New York, and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to establish technology centers and programs for teenagers. Funding is intended to support community-based organizations that have an existing after-school teen program and...

GrantWatch ID#: 181619

Grants to USA Nonprofit Community Housing Organizations Serving Rural and Native American Pop...

Deadline 09/09/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA nonprofit community development and housing organizations, Tribes, and Tribal housing entities and authorities serving rural areas to strengthen capacity to implement housing programs for low-income residents. An LOI must be submitted prior to applying. Funding is intended to help organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 186268

Fellowships to USA Native American Leaders to Benefit Indigenous People Living on Reservation...

Deadline 09/13/19

Fellowships of $50,000 to USA Native American leaders to benefit Indigenous people and their communities in urban areas or on reservations. Funding is intended to support living expenses, conference registration, travel, tuition, equipment, and childcare. This fellowship is intended to support Native knowledge holders a...

GrantWatch ID#: 186227

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Improve the Quality of Library...

Deadline 03/30/20 LOI Date: 09/27/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, and school-based libraries to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival and library fields. Applicants must complete required registrations and submit a preliminary proposal. Funding is intended to support one of the following...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to USA Nonprofit Institutions and Agencies for the Professional Development of Librar...

Deadline 03/30/20 LOI Date: 09/27/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit institutions and state and local government agencies to enhance libraries through the professional development and training of library employees. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application and should register online several weeks before applying. Funding is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Cooperative Agreements to Institutions of Higher Education to Promote National Service on Ca...

Deadline 08/26/19

Cooperative agreements ranging from $15,000 to $20,000 to institutions of higher education to promote national service on campus. Funding is intended for efforts to engage the public, on university campuses and in surrounding communities, to increase the number of applicants applying for AmeriCorps VISTA service opportunit...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610
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Grants to Coachella Valley Area, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Address Loc...

Deadline 09/13/19

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, schools, municipalities, and other government entities for services or programs that address community needs in Indian Wells or the Coachella Valley region. The Funding Source generally accepts requests for new programs, services, or special projects, expansion of existing prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 159566

Grants to California Nonprofits for Youth Development, Health, Education, and Human Services...

Deadline 09/13/19

Grants of up to $6,500 and grants of up to $13,000 to California nonprofit organizations for programs and projects benefiting the communities of Geyserville and Healdsburg. Funding is intended to support operational and programmatic expenses in the areas of youth development and education, health and human services, enviro...

GrantWatch ID#: 173873

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs Related to Human Services, Youth, and Vet...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of human services, veterans, and youth. Funding is intended to provide veterans and the community with basic needs such as housing and nutrition, and to support youth programs aimed at helping youth become contributing members of society. FO...

GrantWatch ID#: 184172

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, K-12 Schools, and Colleges to Enhance K-14 Educat...

Deadline 08/16/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, K-12 schools, and community colleges to enhance education in Tri-Valley communities and surrounding counties. Funding is primarily intended to support projects and programs in the areas of public K-14 science, math, and engine...

GrantWatch ID#: 159004

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/17/20 LOI Date: 08/16/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. An online funding inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and deep questions facing humankind, character virtue ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits for Enrichment Programming for Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 08/16/19

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to Bay Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit underserved and low-income middle school youth in Marin, Contra Costa, Alameda, and San Francisco counties. Funding is intended to support programming for a variety of high-quality enrichment opportunities t...

GrantWatch ID#: 174255

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits to Provide Needy Families and Seniors with Food and...

Deadline 08/16/19

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to Bay Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs that assist families and the elderly to fill their basic needs in Marin, Contra Costa, Alameda, and San Francisco counties. Funding is intended for programs that provide essential food or shelter services. The Foundation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182765

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit Communities in Alameda and...

Deadline 08/17/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $7,000 to California nonprofits, schools, and public agencies in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties to benefit local communities. Funding is intended to improve the winter season for the most underprivileged residents of the counties through holiday programs and outreach. To be considered, re...

GrantWatch ID#: 166360
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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Health Agencies to Counter Childhood Obesity

Deadline 10/01/19 Conference Date: 08/19/19

Grants of $50,000 and in-kind support to USA state, city, and county health agencies to counter childhood obesity. The goal of this program is to strengthen local capacity between decision-makers in health agencies to implement cost-effective strategies to reduce the incidence of obesity.

GrantWatch ID#: 174434
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and Agencies to Create Community-Service Senio...

Deadline 09/25/19 Conference Date: 08/21/19 LOI Date: 08/30/19

Grants starting at approximately $40,000 to USA and Territories nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and state and local governments to create and implement community-based projects that utilize volunteer workers, 55 years and older. Funding is intended for volunteer programs with a focus on the following areas of interest: ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 144701

Opportunity for USA Artists and Design Professionals to Participate in a Placemaking Design ...

Deadline 08/23/19

Opportunity for USA artists, teams of artists, engineers, architects, landscape architects, planners, and urban, product, and industrial designers to compete for a $50,000 to $90,000 prize to design a creative placemaking project for a pre-selected site in Washington, DC. Eligible contest participants will plan, construct,...

GrantWatch ID#: 186477

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Capital Support and Rental Subsidies for Low-Income Elderly Hou...

Deadline 08/28/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and consumer cooperatives to provide capital funding and rental subsidies to develop and operate supportive housing for low-income elderly populations (ages 62 and older). Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 185759

Grants to San Francisco Bay Area, California Organizations to Benefit Disadvantaged Children

Deadline 08/29/19

Grants to San Francisco Bay Area, California organizations for programs and projects that benefit low-income and disadvantaged children and youth, ages five to fourteen. For the purpose of this grant program, the San Francisco Bay Area includes the counties of Alameda, Marin, northern San Mateo (extending south to Redwood ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178347

Opportunity for Kern County, California Nonprofits to Be Featured at a Nonprofit Showcase Eve...

Deadline 08/30/19

Opportunity for Kern County, California nonprofits to participate in networking events showcasing their leadership and programs to potential donors, volunteers, and other members of the community. The purpose of the event is to give philanthropists, volunteers, and local organizations the opportunity to network with each o...

GrantWatch ID#: 143189

Grants to Monterey County, California Nonprofits for Nutrition, Shelter, and Housing Assista...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to Monterey County, California nonprofit organizations to support food, shelter, and housing assistance programs. Funding is intended for expenses such as food purchases, facility enhancement, program-related transportation, and funds for rent or mortgage assistance. This year, the Local Board requests that applying...

GrantWatch ID#: 149991

Grants to San Diego County, California Nonprofits and Schools for Capital Support

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants of up to $20,000, and grants starting at $20,000 to San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations and schools for capital projects or items. Funding is intended for health, social services, education, and cultural arts. Public and private schools may apply for proposals that address the critical needs of a sp...

GrantWatch ID#: 177027

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Community Betterment P...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants ranging between $3,000 and $7,500 to California nonprofits and government agencies for community projects that contribute to the welfare of eligible counties. Requests for specific purposes will be given preference over requests for general operating expenses. Eligible counties include: Alameda, Alpine, Amador, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178403

Grants to California Nonprofits for Greater Capacity and Capital Improvements in Northern Sa...

Deadline 08/30/19

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. Priority consideration will be given to capital investments that: - Meet an urgent need withi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181972

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Assist Human Trafficking Victim...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, local governments, IHEs, and housing authorities to address the human service and housing needs of human trafficking victims and provide technical support to program providers. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. This grant is for two separate programs: the Huma...

GrantWatch ID#: 186409
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Grants and Support to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Indian Tribes, and Indigenous Organizations ...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants and technical support to USA and territories nonprofits, local government agencies and non-governmental organizations, Indian tribal governments, and indigenous organizations to evaluate programs that address opioid addiction. Funding is intended to support community-based activities that research and assess establi...

GrantWatch ID#: 186577

Grants to Northern California Peace Corp Volunteers and Former Volunteers for Community Deve...

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to Northern California Peace Corp volunteers and returned volunteers to support domestic and international community development projects. The funding source looks for opportunities to support total project costs, to fund start-up project costs, and to expand or replicate a successful project.

GrantWatch ID#: 159511

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Multiple States for Youth and Education P...

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $10,000 to Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, and Washington D.C. nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, universities, and faith-based organizations to support youth or education-focused programs. After receiving great feedback from grant a...

GrantWatch ID#: 183406

Grants to USA Children's Hospitals to Host Prom Events for Pediatric Patients Ages 13-19

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to USA children's hospitals and general hospitals to host prom-like events. The purpose of the program is to provide the means for hospitals to host a prom experience for 13-19-year-old pediatric patients fighting illnesses that may prevent them from participating in school events. Funding is intended to cover the v...

GrantWatch ID#: 186526

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects and Educational Programs to Promote Environmental Activ...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for innovative projects to educate and inspire individuals, communities, and organizations to engage in environmental activism. Funding is intended for pilot, model, and demonstration projects that seek to change attitudes and behaviors about environmental issues. The Foundation par...

GrantWatch ID#: 145380

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Professional Advisors to Improve ...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations, public schools, government agencies, and Indian tribal governments in Humboldt, Del Norte, Trinity, and Curry Counties for one-on-one technical assistance with a professional advisor. Funding is intended to help organizations consult with organizational experts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 145624

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Projects and Programs That Advance Gi...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for work in developing countries that furthers schooling for girls and young women. Funding is intended to support girls in elementary and secondary schools. Funding is available for two types of grants: The Girls' Education Community Grant and the Girls' Education Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 161907

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Emergency Needs, Family Empowerment, and Cris...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to address emergency and basic needs, crisis stabilization, and personal and family empowerment. Funding may be used for program and/or project support, general operating support, and capital support. Eligible areas include: -Brea/Orange County, CA -Columbus...

GrantWatch ID#: 165314
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Grants to California Artists and Nonprofits to Provide Arts for the Underserved in Santa Cla...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to California individual artists and nonprofit arts organizations for projects and activities that provide increased access to arts opportunities for the diverse cultural communities and underserved populations of Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. Eligible projects must fit into one of six categories (Arts Educ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173162

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists to Promote the Arts of Osage Nation and Na...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses to promote the arts of the Osage Nation and Native American Culture. This program enables Osage artists, as well as Osage-related arts-oriented organizations, to carry out a wide range of arts activities. Priorities for Funding:...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610

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

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Modoc County, California nonprofit organizations, city and county agencies, schools, and districts for projects, programs, and services to improve the health, well-being, and development of children ages 0-5 and their families. Grants may be used to expand (increase participation) or enhance (imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 173748

Grants to Livermore, California Arts Organizations, Nonprofits, and Artists for Local Arts I...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to Livermore, California individual artists, arts organizations, and arts nonprofits to enhance and expand programs and services that increase access to the arts. Funding is intended to support a wide range of artistic activities that provide cultural enrichment to the local community.

GrantWatch ID#: 173821
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Grants to California Nonprofits to Benefit Salinas Valley and Monterey County Residents

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to Monterey County, California nonprofit organizations for programs, capital projects, and operational support to benefit local residents. Focus areas include health, arts, culture, senior citizens, children, youth, families, animal welfare, agricultural education, and the environment. Special att...

GrantWatch ID#: 173955

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Help Children with Tourette Syndrome

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to meet the needs of children who have been diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome. The award process incorporates significant flexibility in order to consider a broad range of programs. Please note that all requests must be consistent with the mission of the Foundation: “To he...

GrantWatch ID#: 174462
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 09/15/19 LOI Date: 09/01/19

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. This fund provides a way fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160
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Grants to Belvedere, California Organizations for Quality of Life, Preservation, Health, and...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to Belvedere, California organizations to improve the quality of life for local residents and preserve the area's unique character. Applications will be considered in areas such as enhancement and/or preservation, educational opportunities, healthy living, community interaction, public safety, and emergency prepared...

GrantWatch ID#: 180173

Grants to Livermore, California Artists and Organizations for Local Arts Programming

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Livermore, California artists and artistic organizations to increase arts opportunities and programming for the cultural enrichment of local residents. Funding is intended to support programs and projects in areas such as theater, dance, heritage, visual arts, media, new media, film, and infrastr...

GrantWatch ID#: 185996

Grants to Nevada and California Nonprofits to Benefit Eligible Communities

Deadline 09/02/19

Grants to Nevada and California nonprofit organizations for projects and programs serving the North Lake Tahoe-Truckee region . Funding is intended for arts and culture; education; health and human services; animal welfare; community improvement; environment, conservation, recreation; and youth development. Eligible areas...

GrantWatch ID#: 184274
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Native American Organizations to Benefit Na...

Deadline 09/03/19

Grants ranging from $150 to $10,000 to Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties and to USA Native American organizations for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activities, the arts, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, and Military and Veteran Support ...

Deadline 09/03/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofit organizations for health, human services, and military and veteran support programs in the San Diego community. In order to be eligible to apply, an organization’s project must meet at least one of the following three criteria: it is a bold new endeavor, it addresses a crit...

GrantWatch ID#: 150257

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Remove Debris from Marine Habit...

Deadline 12/04/19 LOI Date: 09/04/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for locally-driven marine debris assessment, removal, and prevention projects. Applicants must first submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Required registrations for the final application process may tak...

GrantWatch ID#: 148236

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Economic Opportunities for Women in ...

Deadline 09/04/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to California nonprofits and public agencies to create economic opportunities for women in the greater Redding Area. Funding is intended to support women who have a vision and to help them reach their goals, thereby creating economic opportunities and developing skills to increase fina...

GrantWatch ID#: 159677

Awards to East Bay, California Nonprofits, Individuals, and Businesses to Recognize Contribut...

Deadline 09/04/19

Awards to East Bay, California individuals, youth, service organizations, and businesses in Contra Costa and Alameda Counties to honor exemplary contributions towards making the local community a more vibrant place. This award program was established to acknowledge businesses, leaders, and organizations who have given gene...

GrantWatch ID#: 160591
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Opportunity for USA Jewish Nonprofit Entrepreneurs to Receive Funding and Participate in a Me...

Deadline 09/05/19

Opportunity for USA Jewish nonprofit entrepreneurs that serve the North American Jewish community to receive funding of $25,000, and to participate in a mentoring and education program. The program supports ventures that provide services and goods to the Orthodox community in ways that are related to its unique cultural or...

GrantWatch ID#: 186611