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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19 LOI Date: 12/12/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

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

Deadline 12/19/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 180799

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community Se...

Deadline 11/15/18

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

Grants to North San Diego County, California Nonprofits for Education, Civic Affairs, Arts, a...

Deadline 11/15/18

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
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Projects to Benefit Palo Alto or East Palo Alto Communit...

Deadline 01/11/19 LOI Date: 11/16/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations for specific programs and projects that will benefit Palo Alto or East Palo Alto communities. A one-page Letter of Interest must be submitted prior to applying. Special consideration will be given to projects for which the funding source can be the...

GrantWatch ID#: 148932

Grants to Los Angeles, California Nonprofits and Individuals for New Initiatives that Benefit...

Deadline 11/27/18

Grants to Los Angeles, California nonprofits and social entrepreneurs for projects and programs that will have a significant, positive impact on the local Jewish community. Grantseekers must attend a two-hour workshop in order to apply for the grant. Program Category Eligibility Criteria New model not previously teste...

GrantWatch ID#: 130669

Grants to San Diego County, California Nonprofits for Arts, Education, and Community Develop...

Deadline 11/28/18

Grants to San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations for programs focusing on arts, music, K-12 education, and economic development. Inquiries are invited from organizations that operate K-12 education programs, as well as programs that foster community development, job creation, and the alleviation of affliction...

GrantWatch ID#: 176597

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

Deadline 11/29/18

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

Deadline 11/30/18

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

Deadline 12/01/18

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. Funding is intended to help organizations increase effectiveness and have a greater impact on the community. Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 145624
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Recreational Programming for People with Disabilities

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations to support recreational programs for individuals with disabilities. Priority will be given to proposals that benefit economically disadvantaged or low-income individuals. Funding must be used directly to support individuals with disabilities in recreational ...

GrantWatch ID#: 153362

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

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants ranging from $200 to $2,000 to California grassroots groups to enhance the quality of life for local residents and improve the social fabric of communities in Curry, Trinity, Del Norte, and Humboldt Counties. Proposals should involve citizens working together to address a community need or goal. For the purpose ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162468

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

Deadline 12/01/18

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 is intended for the purchase program materials, to hire a trainer to present a workshop, or to pay for staff coverage. Applicants may propose to initiate a new, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165935

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

Deadline 12/01/18

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, and science; youth activities; and civic, cultural, and religion.

GrantWatch ID#: 176355

Fellowships to USA Individuals for Projects Related to Social Justice, Inequality, and Clima...

Deadline 12/14/18

Fellowships to USA individuals for projects that promote social justice and address challenges that relate to inequality and climate change, particularly for women and people of color. Applicants representing practitioners and professionals in a variety of fields are welcome to apply. Projects must align with the Foundatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 159689

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Develop Innovative Epilepsy Therapie...

Deadline 12/14/18

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals for the development of innovative technologies, therapies, or products to treat people with epilepsy. The award will support the development and commercialization of the winner’s product. Examples of concepts eligible for awards include: -Drug or device treatment t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177383
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Grants to Arcata, California Nonprofits for Community, Education, Art, History, Recreation, E...

Deadline 12/15/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 142527

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

Deadline 12/15/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 179054

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

Deadline 12/15/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 182869

Awards to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Youth Programs for Gardening Activities for Children ...

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants of $1,000 and in-kind grants of gardening supplies to USA and territories nonprofits, schools, and youth programs for new or expanded gardening programs for children and youth. Funding is intended to educate students about gardening and enhance the quality of life for youth and their communities. The top five pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 177181
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Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Public Entities for Post-Disaster Reco...

Deadline 12/20/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 184729
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Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Educational Institutions to Promote Con...

Deadline 12/20/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 184730
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Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Public Entities for Programs that Addr...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations and public entities to fight substance abuse. Funding is intended for schools and community programs that help young people and adults make smarter, healthier decisions by mitigating risks related to drug and alcohol abuse. Propos...

GrantWatch ID#: 184732
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Educational, Economic, and Community Develop...

Deadline 12/31/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178873
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and rely on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and better their community. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees for charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected charity...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915
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Grants to Oakland, California Nonprofits for Youth, Education, and Cultural and Civic Progra...

Deadline 01/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 179528

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Support Jewish People in Need Outs...

Deadline 01/03/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 177581

Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs that Improve the Quality of Life for Residents ...

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 148655
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Grants to California and Oregon Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Environment, Health, Huma...

Deadline 01/09/19

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 La Quinta, California Organizations for Marketing, Event Sponsorship, and Business...

Deadline 01/11/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to La Quinta, California organizations to support local events and the marketing of events, and to promote local economic development. Larger grants may be requested for activities that strengthen the city's economy. The grant program includes the following: 1) Marketing/Sponsorship Grants go ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178902
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Grants to La Quinta, California Nonprofits for Community Services Benefiting Local Residents

Deadline 01/11/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations that provide community services to the City of La Quinta. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for local residents. Organizations may request “seed” money for new programs. Grants may also be applied to rental fees at City facilities.

GrantWatch ID#: 178903
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 01/30/19

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 USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for Improvements to Local Football F...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit community-based organizations, middle schools, and high schools in multiple states to enhance the safety, accessibility, and quality of local football fields within the funding source’s market areas. Consideration will be given to projects serving low and moderate-income neighborhoods. The fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171731
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Grants to Eureka Area, California Nonprofits for One-Time Projects Related to Youth, Seniors...

Deadline 01/31/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Health Care, Social Services, Culture, and Environme...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that are committed to improving the world in a broad range of areas. Consideration will be given to activities in the areas of education, social services, health care, civics and culture, and the environment. The categories above are not intended to l...

GrantWatch ID#: 179983

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Benefit Veterans and their Families

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for scientific, charitable, and educational programs and projects that support veterans. Funding will be provided for grassroots start up projects that directly benefit veterans and their families. Projects that demonstrably benefit veterans and develop a track record of providing need...

GrantWatch ID#: 179959

Grants to California Organizations for Basic Human Services in the North Valley Region

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to California organizations working to ensure access to basic human services in the North Valley region. The Foundation invites applications that strive to offer sustainable and creative opportunities areas that include, but are not limited to, education, shelter, and sustenance.

GrantWatch ID#: 152633

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Help Those in Need and Promote Multiculturali...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in communities where the funding source has a business presence to help those in need. Primary emphasis is given to organizations serving military members and their families. Consideration will also be given to organizations working to meet the needs of children and families and promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 155287

Grants to California Nonprofits to Improve Care for the Elderly

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California nonprofit organizations that serve older adults and increase awareness of the complex issues that arise within an aging population. An LOI must be submitted to the Funding Source prior to application submission. The current priority areas for funding are aging in community, depression in late life, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 156032

Grants to USA Nonprofits Organizations in Multiple States for Direct Services to Low-Income ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $50,000 per year to small nonprofit organizations in Maryland, Northeastern Pennsylvania, Chicago, New York City, and San Francisco to provide direct services to low-income and vulnerable populations in the region. Before applying, prospective applicants must speak with the program team member for the appro...

GrantWatch ID#: 156133
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Implement Small-Scale Community Improvement ...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants ranging from $100 to $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and public agencies for community improvement projects. Funding may be used for safety improvements, technology upgrades, grounds improvements, and building renovations or upgrades. The funding will be distributed in the form of Lowe's gift cards.

GrantWatch ID#: 156182

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, and Humanitarian Aid

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and In-kind donations to California, Tennessee, Mississippi, Texas, and Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible areas to support community-focused initiatives that will improve communities in the areas of education, the environment, and humanitarian aid. Organizations must serve communities surrounding Niss...

GrantWatch ID#: 157314
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Grants and Donations to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts, STEM, Business, and Athleti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and donations to USA nonprofit organizations and organizations for programs that support lifelong learning. Funding is intended for programs related to STEM/STEAM, character building, career technical education, business and entrepreneurialism, athletics, and arts and music, as well as scholarships.

GrantWatch ID#: 159473
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Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Social Change Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International social change organizations (including nonprofits and for-profits) that are in the early stages of their development for programs and projects that address important social issues at the national or global level. Funding is intended to support efforts that aim to improve the lives o...

GrantWatch ID#: 161348

Grants to Kansas City Area Nonprofits for Education and Civic Engagement and to USA Nonprofit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Kansas and Missouri nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on education and/or benefiting Kansas City area residents through civic engagement. Grants are also made to USA nonprofits across the country for entrepreneurship programs and activities. Through these grants, the Foundation int...

GrantWatch ID#: 161824

Grants to San Diego Area, California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Health and Wellnes...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to California nonprofits, government agencies, and schools in San Diego and Imperial Counties for programs to improve the wellness and health of vulnerable populations. Funding is intended for time-sensitive support of programs serving the homeless, children, and uninsured or underinsured individual...

GrantWatch ID#: 161898

Grants to USA Organizations for Programs for Healthcare, Religion, Underserved Youth, and Mil...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs supporting healthcare, organized religion, youth, underserved and underprivileged groups, and military members and their families. Funding is intended to support healthcare organizations conducting medical research, organizations tending to and filling the needs of disabled peop...

GrantWatch ID#: 162305

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Education, Arts, Environment, a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California, Oregon, New York, Colorado, Pennsylvania, and New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and government agencies for a broad range of charitable endeavors in eligible communities. Program areas broadly include education, arts, culture, environment, and human and social services. Hillman Family Foundati...

GrantWatch ID#: 162317