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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 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

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

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

Deadline 08/31/19

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 in need, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth....

GrantWatch ID#: 183443
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Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations for Action Programs to Protect the Environment

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $10,000 and $20,000 to USA grassroots organizations for programs that preserve the environment. Funding is intended to assist local activist groups in protecting frontline communities and local habitats. Eligible programs will be original, bold, action-directed, and committed to long-term c...

GrantWatch ID#: 185169

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Activism through Film

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $15,000 and $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that use film and media as part of a campaign tool to promote environmental activism. Funding is intended to support campaigns that inspire audiences to become environmental activists through film and media. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 185170

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Protect and Restore Wild Fish

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $5,000 and $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International environmental nonprofit organizations for programs that protect and restore wild fish and their natural habitats. Funding is intended to support original programs that address the root causes of the problem and provide long-term solutions...

GrantWatch ID#: 185171

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 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 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
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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
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Woman for Outstanding Achievement and Ongoing Work i...

Deadline 09/02/19

Award of $20,000 to a USA, Canada, or International woman to acknowledge exceptional achievement in the area of human rights and to allow the recipient to continue her efforts. Funding is intended to recognize the recipient's accomplishments, which are often achieved at great personal risk, and to enhance her ability to li...

GrantWatch ID#: 163525

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

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

Deadline 09/06/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to La Quinta, California organizations for city marketing, event sponsorship, and to improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to enhance the local business community. Funding is also intended as seed money for organizational start-ups. The grant program includes the fol...

GrantWatch ID#: 178902

Grants to La Quinta, California Nonprofits for Community Services to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 09/06/19

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $5,000 to La Quinta, California nonprofit organizations for community services to benefit local residents. Organizations may request “seed” money for new programs. Organizations seeking funds for rental fees for City facilities may request more than the $5,000 funding limit. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178903
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Environment, Poverty Alleviat...

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

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits, government entities, public schools, and universities for charitable projects. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to applying. Programs may fall in the areas of health, poverty alleviation, environment, and education.

GrantWatch ID#: 174861
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, Children, Animal Welfare, and Hum...

Deadline 09/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations that focus on humanitarian support, the environment, children, arts, education, and animal welfare. Preference will be given to those organizations, individuals, and initiatives that will inspire others to get involved, stand the test of time, and will be a manifestation of the Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164766
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Grants to California, Oregon, and Washington Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for...

Deadline 09/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to California, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations, educational and research institutions, and agencies for programs that benefit the communities served by the Funding Source. Programs may focus on arts and culture, education, civic enhancements and community be...

GrantWatch ID#: 182869

Grants to California Organizations to Benefit Residents and Visitors of the Avila Beach Com...

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants to California organizations to benefit residents and visitors of the Avila Beach community. Funding is intended to support projects that focus on improving the cultural, social, and physical, well-being of those living in or visiting the Avila Beach community. First time and repeat applicants are viewed equally, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 145452

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Opportunity and Education

Deadline 09/26/19

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $10,000 to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations for economic opportunity and education. Grants will be given in areas where the funding source has a business presence and are intended for currently in-place and direct-service programming in local communitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 178873
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Government Agencies to Improve Human Services

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to advance the quality of human services and promote racial equity. Funding is intended for programs that eliminate social barriers and advance policy solutions that help people to transition from poverty to long-term cycles of success.

GrantWatch ID#: 178447
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Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Human Services, Education, and Com...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, tribal and governmental agencies, and public school systems to enhance the quality of life and strengthen local communities. The Foundation puts high priority in the areas of human services, education, and community development, but also considers requests from organizations th...

GrantWatch ID#: 179735
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Social Services for Elderly Holocaus...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and institutions to provide social services to elderly Holocaust survivors. Funding is intended for a range of services, including food programs, case management, homecare and housekeeping services, health and medical services, transportation, emergency assistance, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 174361
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Grants to Oakland, California Nonprofits for Youth, Education, and Cultural and Civic Progra...

Deadline 10/01/19

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 commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179528
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Grants to San Marcos, California Nonprofits to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 10/02/19

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 previous years have been awarded to a diverse group of nonprofit organizations serving different purposes in the areas of a...

GrantWatch ID#: 174077
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Grants to Missouri, Kansas, California, and New York Nonprofits to Benefit Eligible Communit...

Deadline 10/03/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to Missouri, Kansas, New York, and California nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Preference is given to nonprofits that demonstrate successful programming and strong leadership where funding source employees have significant...

GrantWatch ID#: 179198
NEW

Grants to San Benito County, California Nonprofits for Programs to Improve the Local Quality ...

Deadline 10/04/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofits for programs that improve the quality of life in San Benito County. Funding is intended for capacity building or for projects related to the environment, community enhancement, education and youth, agriculture preservation, arts and culture, economic development, and health ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159367
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Grants to USA Indigenous-Based Nonprofits for Programs to Protect and Defend the Earth

Deadline 10/11/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to USA Indigenous-based nonprofit organizations to protect Native lands and water resources against threats to the environment and their cultural vitality. Funding is intended for Native-led actions against unwanted development, incursions, and extractive industries as well as threats to...

GrantWatch ID#: 185186
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Grants to Los Angeles County, California Organizations for Operational Support and Organizat...

Deadline 10/16/19

Grants of up to $70,000 over two years to Los Angeles County, California small, new organizations to support innovative projects that foster leadership and community development. Funding is intended for general operating support, salaries, technical assistance, equipment purchase or whatever else the organization deems nec...

GrantWatch ID#: 180051
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in the Contiguous States to Support Farming Communities

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants of $2,500 to USA nonprofit charitable organizations and government agencies in the contiguous states to improve local farming communities. Active farmers will apply for the contest and winning farmers will be asked to choose an eligible charitable organization in their home county to receive the Monsanto Fund donati...

GrantWatch ID#: 176287
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Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits to Increase Clean Syringe Access for Drug Users

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for programs that increase access to clean syringes. Funding is intended to enhance the health of individuals affected by drug use. These programs will offer education, free of cost sterile syringes, and community wrap-around services to r...

GrantWatch ID#: 176562
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community

Deadline 11/01/19

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 applying. Funding is intended for programs and projects that focus on strengthening communities, developing l...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Neighborhood Revitalization in Struggling...

Deadline 11/04/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and tribal entities for locally-driven neighborhood improvement strategies in struggling communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Program areas include housing, improving neighborhood conditions, and human services. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Health, Housing, Human Services, ...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to enhance the quality of life in communities in which the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must submit an initial inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Funds may be requested for general operating support, projects and programs, and capital su...

GrantWatch ID#: 175481
NEW

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

Deadline 11/15/19

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 California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Education, Civic Affairs, and Culture

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in North San Diego and Santa Clara Counties to address local community needs. Program areas include education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic enhancement. The Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to prepare...

GrantWatch ID#: 177663
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Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools and Agencies to Benefit the Residents of Santa Cr...

Deadline 12/01/19

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
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Grants to Arcata Area, California Organizations for Art, Culture, Education, Recreation, Hum...

Deadline 12/15/19

Grants to Arcata area, California organizations for programs that benefit the local community. Funding is intended for the focus areas of art, culture, education of all ages, healthful recreation, human services, peace, local history, and enhancement of the local natural environment. Projects or programs proposed to th...

GrantWatch ID#: 142527
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Eligible American-Made Pickup Trucks to Serve their Communi...

Deadline 12/31/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Innovative Science, Environment, an...

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals above the age of 18 to recognize and support innovative and ground-breaking projects that address major world challenges. Awards are intended to support projects taking place anywhere in the world. Candidates can apply in five areas: science and health, applied technolog...

GrantWatch ID#: 181058
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Grants to California Nonprofits in the Silicon Valley Area for Projects in Education, Housin...

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for projects in the areas of education, housing, and youth. Funding is primarily intended for projects that benefit the Silicon Valley. Although requests for state, national, and international projects are considered, preference is given to projects with a more local base. Gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 174920
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Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The Funding Source works nationally throughout the U.S. and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552

Grants to Yuba County, California Nonprofits, Businesses, Agencies, and Individuals for Early...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to Yuba County, California nonprofits, organizations, childcare providers, government agencies, for-profits, and individuals for programs to enhance the health and development of young children ages 0-5. Funding is intended to support short-term services and projects rather than provide...

GrantWatch ID#: 137001

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

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 and grants of up to $500 to Rancho Peñasquitos, California individuals and organizations for projects and events that benefit the local community. Funding is intended for projects that align with the following areas of focus: environment, arts and culture, education, and community leadership. The f...

GrantWatch ID#: 151712

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