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

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

Grants of $10,000 plus one grand-prize winner to Sonoma Valley, California nonprofits to launch a new major program or expand an existing one that addresses the needs of a target community. A letter of inquiry is due on January 11, 2017. Proposals may also be for new or existing collaborative efforts between one or more ag...

GrantWatch ID#: 177178

Grants to Sonoma Valley, California Nonprofits for Programs and Capital Projects to Benefit t...

Deadline 01/18/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Sonoma Valley, California nonprofit organizations for programs and capital projects that will address local community needs. All grants must benefit the area from Kenwood to Schellville. Technology requests are also eligible for consideration. Programs and projects may be collaborative in nature....

GrantWatch ID#: 177179

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

Deadline 02/12/18

Matching grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to San Luis Obispo, California residents and property owners to support grassroots projects that support neighborhoods. Applicants are required to discuss their project with the funding source before submitting an application. Residents of the neighborhood initiate, plan and impl...

GrantWatch ID#: 164088

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Address S...

Deadline 12/21/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and government agencies for ideas and programs that address the issue of social isolation in the United States, and encourage healthy social connections and overall well-being. Funding is intended to support both United States applicants that want to adapt an idea from an...

GrantWatch ID#: 182430

Grants to Oceanside, California Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Promote Tolerance ...

Deadline 12/21/17

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to Oceanside, California nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs that improve the quality of local community life. Funding is intended for programs that engage the community to enhance, beautify, educate, and promote tolerance in the Oceanside community and which h...

GrantWatch ID#: 177093

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Women and Girls

Deadline 12/22/17

Grants of $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations working to positively impact the lives of women and girls. Funding will be awarded to effective programs that empower women and girls through counseling, training, support, safety, financial assistance, and education. These grants will be awarde...

GrantWatch ID#: 182665

Prize to USA, Canada, and International University Student Teams for Groundbreaking Energy I...

Deadline 12/23/17

Prize to USA, Canada, and International teams of college and university students for innovative ideas to harness energy in new ways. Eligible ideas are those that strive to transform the lives of large numbers of people and change the world. Teams must listen to existing needs, design scalable business models, and execute ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163667

Grants to California Nonprofits Serving Disadvantaged Children in Alameda and Contra Costa C...

Deadline 04/30/18 LOI Date: 12/31/17

Grants typically ranging from $3,000 to $10,000 to California nonprofits serving disadvantaged children (ages newborn to 18 years) in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. Letters of Interest are accepted until December 31, 2017. Grant decisions are guided by the Foundation's mission to improve the lives of children in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 144278

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 01/01/18

Grants to California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and West Virginia nonprofit organizations to meet the needs of communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applications will be considered in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Research Projects on Public Hea...

Deadline 03/01/18 LOI Date: 01/01/18

Grants averaging $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and academic insitutions for projects that contribute to research on improving public health, facilitating food distribution, and preserving natural resources. Funding is specifically intended to be used to support lower-income countries in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178057

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

Deadline 01/01/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Improve Solid Waste Systems in Rural...

Deadline 01/02/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and academic institutions to reduce or eliminate water pollution in qualifying rural areas. This program supports organizations that offer training and technical assistance to improve the management and planning of solid waste sites. Dr...

GrantWatch ID#: 162946

Grants to San Marcos, California Nonprofits to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 01/03/18

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

Grants to San Diego County, California Nonprofits to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 01/04/18

Grants to San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations for a wide range of projects and activities to benefit local communities. Funding areas include arts and culture, adult and youth services, health and medical, education, environment, community activities, and others.

GrantWatch ID#: 174076

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

Deadline 01/05/18

Grants to San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations and schools for capital projects or items. Funding areas include health, social services, education, and cultural arts. Public and private schools may apply for proposals that address the critical needs of a specific population attending the school. The fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 177027
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Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Improve the Health and Wellness of ...

Deadline 01/08/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for projects that benefit youth and address the health and well-being of individuals, families, and neighborhoods in the 4SRanch and Del Sur area. Examples of eligible proposals include prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 177087
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Grants to California and Oregon Nonprofits for Environment, Health, Human Services, Arts, an...

Deadline 01/10/18

Grants 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 new grant focuses in each of the four cat...

GrantWatch ID#: 176670

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Institutions to Benefit Those Affected by Spinal Cho...

Deadline 01/10/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, institutions, and associations for educational projects benefitting those affected by spinal chord diseases and injuries. Applicants are strongly encouraged to begin the application by November 6. Projects may be targeted towards veterans, ot...

GrantWatch ID#: 176906

Grants to Healdsburg, California Nonprofits for Support Services, Environment, and Recreatio...

Deadline 01/12/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to Healdsburg, California nonprofit organizations for programs that enhance the community and benefit local Eligible projects and programs are those in the areas of support services, the environment, and recreation. The Council is interested in projects that benefit a large cross s...

GrantWatch ID#: 148777
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Grants to Kern County, California Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Women and Children

Deadline 01/12/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants starting at $5,000 to Kern County, California nonprofit community organizations to improve the quality of life of women and children. Funding is specifically intended for programs that encourage family involvement and educate children and their families. Funding is available for one-time e...

GrantWatch ID#: 166598
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Grants to California Nonprofits to Address Community Issues and Empower the Underserved in Sa...

Deadline 02/26/18 LOI Date: 01/12/18

Grants of up to $4,000 and grants of up to $40,000 per year to California nonprofit organizations for social change, community organizing, and empowerment initiatives in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. Letters of inquiry are due January 12, 2018. New applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172777
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life for Individuals With Spin...

Deadline 04/27/18 LOI Date: 01/12/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for individuals and families affected by spinal cord injury. LOIs are due January 12. Focus areas include employment, assistive technology, education, rehabilitation, arts, independent living, sports, and recreation. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 178077
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Conservation, Sustainability, and Environmental Justice Programs

Deadline 01/15/18

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 and Schools in Multiple States for Hunger Relief, Education, Enviro...

Deadline 01/15/18

Grants to California, Colorado, Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Utah nonprofits and schools in eligible counties for proposals to improve the quality of life, education, and economic health in local communities. Specifically, funding is intended for projects that focus on the areas of STEM education, hunger relief, environme...

GrantWatch ID#: 178130
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible Regions for Educa...

Deadline 01/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and public schools for arts and culture, environment, education, and civic engagement in regions where the Funding Source does business. In the USA, eligible communities can be found in Arizona, California, Idaho, Massachusetts, Michigan, Montana, New York, Oregon, Texas,...

GrantWatch ID#: 178218

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 01/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism. Programs may involve hunger relief, shelter and housing, self-sufficiency, arts and culture, and community development. Applications will be considered for the following program areas: 1) Meeting Ba...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283
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Awards to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs Addressing Domestic Violence

Deadline 01/31/18

Awards of $10,000 to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies to recognize innovative programs that aim to break the cycle of domestic violence. Preference will be given to programs that can serve as models for the nation to address intimate partner violence. These are awards for accomplishme...

GrantWatch ID#: 177387
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Grants to California, Nevada, and Hawaii Nonprofits for Consulting and Capacity Building Init...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 as well as in-kind services to California, Nevada, and Hawaii nonprofits within the funding source’s service area for activities that strengthen their organizational and fundraising capacity as well as community development initiatives. Applicants must be located in, or provide services in, the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177553

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research on Retirement Income Issues

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of $45,000 to USA, Canada, and International junior scholars who are within the first ten years of completing their Ph.D. or equivalent professional certification, and to senior scholars who are working in a new area, to conduct innovative research projects related to retirement income issues. Grant proposals mus...

GrantWatch ID#: 177626
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

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

Deadline 02/01/18

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

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants 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. Applications will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit People, Animals, and the Environment

Deadline 02/02/18

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
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Grants to Pasadena, California Nonprofits to Meet the Health Needs of Elderly Residents

Deadline 02/09/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Pasadena, California nonprofit organizations for programs, projects, and/or services that aim to meet the health needs of local resident seniors (ages 65 and up). Priority will be given to organizations that focus on meeting the health needs of the mentally, physically, or economic...

GrantWatch ID#: 178917
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community Se...

Deadline 02/15/18

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 Monterey County, California Artists to Create, Produce, and Present to the Communi...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Monterey County, California artists to create, produce, and present their art. The funding source aims to improve the quality of life and impact the region through the visual, performing, and literary arts. The program goals are to recognize artistic excellence, provide direct support to artis...

GrantWatch ID#: 182247

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

Deadline 02/23/18

Grants ranging between $3,000 and $7,500 to California nonprofits and government agencies for community projects that contribute to the economic prosperity and welfare of eligible counties. The Foundation seeks to support organizations that foster culture, nurture children, create beauty, preserve nature, increase environm...

GrantWatch ID#: 178403
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priorities include assisting the disadvantaged, economic development, education, youth development, neighborhood improvement, community problem solving, cultural en...

GrantWatch ID#: 172570

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

Deadline 03/01/18

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 environment. The categories above are not intended to limit...

GrantWatch ID#: 179983

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Wireless Technology Innovations to Improve Social Welf...

Deadline 03/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and IHE-based organizations to address social issues around the world through wireless technology innovations. Proposals must involve a multidisciplinary approach to addressing critical global issues such as education, communication access, environment, health, and economic development. Technical i...

GrantWatch ID#: 177554

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

Deadline 03/31/18

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 nee...

GrantWatch ID#: 179959

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial ...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals to enhance quality of life and improve financial positions. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and hardworking individuals recover from unanticipated life events, and to promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

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
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Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and Charities to Assist Underserved Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofit organizations, governmental entities, schools, churches, and hospitals for a broad range of high-quality programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Funding will specifically be provided for programs focused on children's education, children's...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552

Grants to Napa County, California Nonprofits for Arts, Environment, Basic Needs, Education, a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Napa County, California nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that enhance the quality of life for local residents and sustain the environment. Applicants must submit a letter to the funding source by September 1, asking for an invitation to apply. Currently, special consideration is given to appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 146456

Grants to USA and International Organizations that Encourage Engagement in Human Welfare Ini...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and International organizations for initiatives that promote outreach, awareness, and involvement in world hunger, health, and poverty. Funding is intended to be used specifically to assist decision-makers in their endeavors to confront these issues. Funds may be used for the following countries: the USA, Un...

GrantWatch ID#: 151506

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
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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

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Engage Residents in Design Decisions, and Community and City Pla...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for community and city planning initiatives that incorporate residents' input. The Foundation's mission is to integrate local concerns by engaging community memberts to contribute to decisions and polcies that will benefit residents. Funding is intended for projects that will result in...

GrantWatch ID#: 157373

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education and Training, Environment, Civics, and Public Health P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in communities in which the funding source does business for programs in education, environmental awareness, civic and community development, and public health. The funding source aims to support programs for financially disadvantaged populations. Proposals ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158578

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