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Awards to Recognize the Founders of USA Nonprofit Organizations that Serve Women and Children

Deadline 05/24/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to recognize the founders of USA nonprofit social impact organizations that serve low and middle-income women and children. The organization's mission must have a primary objective related to improving health, education, esteem, or related to social reform. These Awards are intended to recogni...

GrantWatch ID#: 181511

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

Deadline 05/25/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 174255

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 05/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages 0 through 7 years. Programs may focus on three general areas: early childhood welfare, play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to Rancho Peñasquitos, California Organizations and Individuals for Education, Arts,...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $300 to Rancho Peñasquitos, California organizations and individuals for projects and events that benefit the local community. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of environment, arts and culture, education, and community leadership. The following are examples of what ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151712

Grants to Eureka Area, California Nonprofits for One-Time Projects Related to Youth, Seniors...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to California to nonprofit, educational, and volunteer organizations in the greater Eureka area for one-time special projects that serve the local community. Funding is intended to support programs in literacy, community health, seniors, and youth. Priority will be given to projects that purchase ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173089

Grants to California Medical Student Organizations for Projects to Promote Health and Well-B...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,000 to California medical student organizations to support health-related initiatives to improve well-being in communities throughout the state. Eligible activities include health-related advocacy, community service, educational, and outreach programming. Priority will be given to project...

GrantWatch ID#: 180738

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health and Nutrition Education

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for health and nutrition education in communities where the funding source has a business presence. The funding source has operations in the following states: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, M...

GrantWatch ID#: 181465
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 05/31/18

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 USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities where the Funding Source operates. Initiatives should focus on disaster relief, helping children and families, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth. The pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183443

Grants to Michigan, Arizona, and California Nonprofits for Education, Environment, and Safety...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Michigan, Arizona and California nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for educational, environmental, and vehicle safety programs. Eligible regions include Gardena, California, Maricopa County, Arizona, and Washtenaw County, Michigan. Programs in other focus areas will also be considered, including leadershi...

GrantWatch ID#: 129840

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Strategic Consultants to Improve ...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofits, public schools, government agencies, and Indian tribal governments in Humboldt, Del Norte, Trinity, and Curry Counties for a one-on-one strategic consultation. Applicants must first contact the consultant of their choice before applying. Funding is intended to help organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145624

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Promote Economic and Community...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that promote economic and community wellbeing in the cities where the Funding Source is located. An eligibility survey must be completed between April and May 2018. Funding is intended for organizations in Arkansas, Arizona, Califor...

GrantWatch ID#: 169781

Grants to California Nonprofits for Social Services, Education, Arts, and Youth in San Franc...

Deadline 07/01/18 LOI Date: 06/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to California nonprofits to benefit communities within the City and County of San Francisco. New applicants are required to submit an LOI by June 1, 2018. Eligible program areas include youth, social services, primary and secondary education, community services, and the arts.

GrantWatch ID#: 170590

Grants to Ramona, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Community Development

Deadline 06/04/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $5,000 to California nonprofits, schools, and government agencies for programs and services that improve the quality of life for the community of Ramona and its residents. Funding is intended to support programs that make Ramona a desirable place to live, work, and play. Desirable projects wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 181212
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Grants to Verdugo Region, California Nonprofits to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 06/08/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations for programs, projects, and services that positively impact local communities in the Verdugo region and adjacent areas. Funding is available for capital improvements, as well as programs and services that are responsive to changing community needs. The Fou...

GrantWatch ID#: 173471
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Grants to California and Oregon Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Environment, Health, Huma...

Deadline 06/08/18

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Bay area, California and Greater Portland area, Oregon nonprofit organizations for activities in the areas of environment, health and human services, arts and culture, and education. Funding may be requested for specific projects and general support. The Board selects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176670

Grants to Los Altos Area, California Nonprofits to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 06/12/18

Grants to Los Altos Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs, projects, events, and activities that directly benefit the local community. The purpose of these grants is to enable stability for existing programs and services, increase volunteer involvement, promote innovation in service delivery, and stimulate ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174182
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs that Meet the Needs of Alameda Residents

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to California nonprofit organizations for programs and services that meet the needs of Alameda community residents. Applying organizations will be asked to describe the population served (e.g. youth, elderly, low-income), the numbers served, and how their services meet the needs of local...

GrantWatch ID#: 137966
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Education and Health Projects that Benefit Youth in the ...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to San Francisco Bay area, California nonprofit organizations for programs or projects that assist families and youth in the areas of safety and health, education, and character development. Priority will be given to programs that place an emphasis on at-risk or underserved populations. Program or project funding mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 139979
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Development Benefitting Low-Income Communities

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit community development corporations for economic development projects that will benefit low-income families and individuals. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Projects will promote the creation of employment and...

GrantWatch ID#: 151409
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Conservation, Sustainability, and Environmental Justice Programs

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that promote environmental justice, sustainability, and environmental conservation. Funding will be provided for small and creative projects that utilize community organizing. The Foundation defines organizing as work to build a...

GrantWatch ID#: 169882
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Disadvantaged Children and Adults

Deadline 06/15/18

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

Deadline 06/15/18

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
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Grants to USA Investigators for Small Research Projects on Medical Issues Affecting Women

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA MD and PhD investigators at accredited academic institutions or nonprofit medical research institutions for short-term, small research projects on medical issues affecting women. Eligible research topics must be related to the Foundation's priority areas which include: - Cardiovascular disea...

GrantWatch ID#: 183486
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Increase Arts and Culture in Social and Civic Engagement

Deadline 08/09/18 Conference Date: 06/20/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and university-based art or design service organizations for the development and dissemination of creative placemaking knowledge through collaborative projects. Applicants are advised to create or verify the necessary registrations by July 19, and a required form ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667
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Grants to Sonoma County, California Nonprofits to Address the Health, Financial, and Educati...

Deadline 06/27/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 159212

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

Deadline 06/29/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 170685
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Grants to Oakland, California Nonprofits for Youth, Education, and Cultural and Civic Progra...

Deadline 06/29/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 179528
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Community Revitalization, Arts, and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in communities within the funding source’s market area. Eligible states include Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432

Grants to Morgan Hill Area, California Nonprofits and Public Entities for Arts, Education, R...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of $3,000 to California nonprofits and public entities for programs that enrich the quality of life for residents of the greater Morgan Hill area. Funding areas of interest include arts and culture, science and technology, education and life-long learning, recreation, agriculture and envi...

GrantWatch ID#: 140251
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Educational, Economic, and Community Develop...

Deadline 06/30/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178873
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Science, Environment, Culture, an...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to California, New Jersey, Illinois, Texas, and Florida nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has office locations. Funding is awarded to programs that promote environmental conservation, social welfare, cross-cultural understanding, education and literacy, and scientific research. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172459
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 07/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 1. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, environmental initiatives that are working t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit the Residents of Santa Cruz, Monter...

Deadline 07/01/18

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

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects, Programs, or Services to Make the World a Better Place

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects, programs, or services that will make a positive contribution to the world. The mission of the Funding Source is to provide financial assistance to enable productive and prosperous communities and to provide access to education and advancement. Past grants have funded e...

GrantWatch ID#: 181473
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 07/02/18

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 San Marcos, California Nonprofits to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 07/05/18

Grant ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to San Marcos, California nonprofit organizations for a wide range of programs, projects, and services that benefit local residents. For reference only, grants in the past have been awarded to a diverse group of nonprofit organizations serving different purposes in the areas of arts an...

GrantWatch ID#: 174077
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for Hunger Relief, Education, and th...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants to California, Colorado, Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Utah nonprofits and public schools to improve the well-being, quality of life and education, and economic health of communities in eligible counties where employees of the Funding Source live and work. Funding is also intended to improve education and the enviro...

GrantWatch ID#: 178130
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Grants to USA Doctors, Nurses, NICU Staff, and Institutions to Ease the Experience of Familie...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA doctors, nurses, and other staff members involved with the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) staff, as well as any institutions directly supporting NICU(s). Funding is intended to help make the experience of having a child in the NICU easier. Past funding has gone to support holiday gift...

GrantWatch ID#: 180926

Grants to USA Scientists, Doctors, and Nurses for Research Focusing on the Health Needs of Ch...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $10,000 to USA scientists, doctors, and nurses at USA-based universities, hospitals, and research institutions for research projects that focus on addressing both the long-term and immediate health needs of children born prematurely. Eligible research topics include genetics, basic biologi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180927
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Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Community Improvement in Eligible...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000, and a limited number of $15,000 to $20,000 grants, to California organizations in Humboldt, Trinity, and Del Norte Counties to address pressing community issues and strive to improve the quality of life in the area. Two types of grants are offered: one-year responsive and two-yea...

GrantWatch ID#: 166710

Grants to San Mateo County, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches to Serve Those In N...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to San Mateo County, California nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and faith-based organizations for programs and projects that benefit local residents. Primary consideration will be given to organizations that benefit: - Children, youth, and families; immigrants, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175740

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to benefit the Foundation's employees where they live and work. Interested applicants must contact the funding source prior to application with a brief description about organizational and funding goals. Funding is intended for program...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit People, Animals, and the Environment

Deadline 08/03/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects that support individual passions around people, animals, and the environment. The funding source is committed to strengthening communities and helping people in communities where the funding source has a business presence.

GrantWatch ID#: 164147

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for the Benefit of Eligible Communities

Deadline 08/03/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area. Eligible states include Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New York City, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pen...

GrantWatch ID#: 180327
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community Se...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits and schools in eligible regions for public education and community service projects. Funding is intended for STEM projects, career and technical training in the skilled trades, as well as community service projects, with particular emphasis on programs that have a stro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175818
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Grants to North San Diego County, California Nonprofits for Education, Civic Affairs, Arts, a...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to North San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations to address community needs through programs in the areas of education (birth through adulthood), human welfare, arts and culture, and civic affairs. Grants will be considered on the basis of their enrichment to the communities where Nordson's employees li...

GrantWatch ID#: 177663

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

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

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 submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593
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Grants to USA YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, Camps, and JCCs for Innovative Community Projects

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, camps, and Jewish Community Centers for innovative projects that create positive community change. Funding is intended to support projects that are distinct and unique to the organization, new and at an early stage of development, and scalable and significant. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 181754