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Grant to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, IHE, Agency, or Tribe for Research on Management Progr...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grant to a USA nonprofit or for-profit agency or organization, IHE, state, tribe, or tribal organization for research projects to develop and implement disease management programs for individuals with traumatic brain injury. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 188269

Grants to California Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies to Improve the Local Quality of Li...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, businesses, and government agencies for projects that benefit the community in eligible regions. Program areas include education, health, recreation, safety, civic engagement, arts, employment, and diversity. Funding is intended to make Los Angeles County an excellent place to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162268

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit the Residents of Eligible ...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, schools, and agencies for programs that benefit the residents of eligible regions. Funding is intended for activities in the areas of arts and culture, education, community and environment, youth, and health and human services. Funding may be used for operating, program, and ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 173782

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Benefit Activities

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $1,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community activities. Previous grants have funded programs in the areas of health, nutrition, community gardens, community events, youth, and literacy. Eligible projects must directly benefit the residents of S...

GrantWatch ID#: 174077

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Improve Access to Therapeutic Massage...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to provide therapeutic bodywork and massage to marginalized groups. Funding is also intended to provide massage services in places where it is not yet available. By providing massage services and therapy, grant recipients will help...

GrantWatch ID#: 178262

Grants to Oakland, California Nonprofits for Youth, Education, and Cultural and Civic Progra...

Deadline 04/01/20

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 USA Researchers for Studies to Improve the Care and Quality of Life of the Elderly

Deadline 06/24/20 LOI Date: 04/06/20

Grants to USA researchers for projects to benefit the elderly in long-term residential facilities. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to the full application. Funding is intended to support research studies that can improve the care and the quality of life for seniors in nursing homes, assisted living, and other co...

GrantWatch ID#: 167815
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In-kind Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Support Gardening Initiatives

Deadline 04/06/20

In-kind grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support gardening initiatives. Grantees will be awarded gift cards and supplies. Funding is intended to promote food security, healthy eating, sustainable food sources, neighborhood beautification, and community agricultural and environmental education.

GrantWatch ID#: 179664

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

Deadline 04/06/20

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 related to medical issues that affect women. Funding is intended to support studies that demonstrate promise for enhancing medical care in leading women’...

GrantWatch ID#: 183486

Grants to California Nonprofits for Performing Arts Programs

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to provide community art opportunities and programs. Funding is intended for artistic performance needs, and to increase access to dance, music, and artistic programs. The Foundation looks to invest in, nurture, and grow the arts sector by of...

GrantWatch ID#: 134953

Grants to California Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to improve the quality of life for residents. The goal of the fund is to support programs in the following areas: sustaining the arts, protecting the environment, providing education to children and adults, contributing to the safety of residents, and providi...

GrantWatch ID#: 170432

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Organizations, Local Governments, and Associations to Re...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants and in-kind donations to USA local governments, downtown associations, parks and recreation areas, business improvement districts, and other organizations to reduce waste and debris from cigarette usage. In 2020, the Funding Source will focus on three primary types of intervention. Applicants will have the opportuni...

GrantWatch ID#: 185463

Grants to Monterey County, California Nonprofits for Local Arts Activities

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Monterey County, California nonprofit organizations for arts and culture projects and programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support organizations that are working to enhance the local quality of life and make the County a vibrant place to work, live, and visit.

GrantWatch ID#: 154551

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Improve the Quality of Life for Local Residents

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible states for programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. Eligible communities are located in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180369

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

Grants to California Neighborhood Associations and Groups for Neighborhood Benefit Activities

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to California neighborhood associations and groups for projects and events that benefit neighborhoods in eligible regions. Funding is intended to strengthen and increase the self-reliance of local groups and to improve the local quality of life. Activities must benefit residents of the City of Sunnyv...

GrantWatch ID#: 188450
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life for Military and Veteran Families

Deadline 04/21/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and private volunteer groups for creative and innovative programs that improve the quality of life for military service members and their families. Funding is intended for projects that benefit veterans, individuals in the reserves, active duty, or National Guard.

GrantWatch ID#: 180314

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Agencies, Nonprofits, and Businesses to Address Nee...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International government agencies, nonprofit organizations, businesses, and academic institutions to address the needs of female residents of low- and middle-income countries. Funding is intended to support the development of affordable, safe, discreet, and innovative feminine hygiene products.

GrantWatch ID#: 188400

Awards to California Individuals to Acknowledge Efforts to Improve the Statewide Quality of ...

Deadline 04/24/20

Awards to California individuals to acknowledge contributions that have improved the quality of life throughout the state. The award includes a grant to the awardee's organization that is to be used to support activities in California. The Foundation especially encourages nominations that reflect the diversity of Californi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180103

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Community Organizations for Environmental Init...

Deadline 04/24/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, schools, and community organizations for programs to help improve the quality of life in eligible regions affected by port-serving industries. A Letter of Interest is required prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support capital improvements, programming, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180486
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Institutions to Improve the Quality of Life for Resident...

Deadline 04/27/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations, public institutions, and charitable organizations including schools and school districts for programs that improve the quality of life for residents in eligible areas. Programs should benefit residents and communities of Imperial Valley.

GrantWatch ID#: 139356

Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 04/30/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to California Nonprofit, Educational, and Faith-Based Organizations to Benefit San Ma...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to California nonprofit, educational, and church organizations to benefit San Mateo County residents. Funding is intended to support youth education and development, senior programs, vocational education, women's services, early childhood care and education, basic needs, health servic...

GrantWatch ID#: 175740
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Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits to Increase Clean Syringe Access for Drug Users

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up 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 reduce transmis...

GrantWatch ID#: 176562
NEW

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

Deadline 05/01/20

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
NEW

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

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of over $25,000 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. Pri...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Grants to California Nonprofits to Benefit Residents of the Greater Los Angeles Area

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Greater Los Angeles Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs that have a meaningful impact on the local community. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of education and literacy, sports and recreation, and health and wellness. Priority will be given for programs that serve Los Angeles...

GrantWatch ID#: 186856

Grants to USA Tribes for Community Building Efforts

Deadline 05/06/20

Grants to USA tribes for community building efforts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Focus areas include education, substance abuse, workforce expansion, and veterans and military families. Funding is intended to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170343

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

Deadline 05/08/20

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
NEW

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

Deadline 05/08/20

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 California Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Residents in Eligible Counties

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to address local needs in communities in which the funding source has a business presence. While the primary focus for funding is education, programs in the areas of arts and culture, human welfare, and civic affairs will also be considered. The Foundation is committed to improv...

GrantWatch ID#: 177663

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services that Benefit Military Members, Veterans, a...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that support active duty military members, veterans, their caregivers, and their families. Funding is intended to promote emotional healing, and to support service members as they transition back to civilian life and re-enter the workforce.

GrantWatch ID#: 182067

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Quick-Action Projects to Improve Communities

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for quick-action projects to improve local communities. Funding areas include transportation, public spaces, housing, smart cities, and other community elements. Applications are invited for projects that will help the community become more livable. AARP wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 185431
NEW

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
NEW

Grants to California and Oregon Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Counties to Im...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to California and Oregon nonprofit organizations, public schools, government agencies, and Indian tribal governments in eligible counties for one-on-one technical assistance with a professional advisor. Funding is intended to help organizations consult with organizational experts as a way to increase...

GrantWatch ID#: 145624
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Recreational Programs for Individuals with Disabilities

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations to support recreational programs for individuals with disabilities. Funding is intended to support individuals with disabilities in recreational activities, such as facilities, registration fees, housing, and equipment.

GrantWatch ID#: 153362
NEW

Grants to California Grassroots Groups to Improve the Lives of Residents in Eligible Regions

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to California grassroots groups to enhance the quality of life for local residents and improve the social fabric of eligible communities. Proposals should involve citizens working together to address a community need or goal. Eligible regions include Curry, Trinity, Del Norte, and Humboldt Counties. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162468

Grants to California Nonprofits for Projects in the Areas of Social Services, Education, Art...

Deadline 07/01/20 LOI Date: 06/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofits to benefit residents in eligible regions. New applicants, and organizations that have not been funded in the last five years, must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Eligible program areas include youth, social services, primary and secondary e...

GrantWatch ID#: 170590

Grants to California and Oregon Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Environment, Health, Huma...

Deadline 06/03/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California and Oregon nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for activities in the focus areas of environment, health and human services, arts and culture, and education. Funding may be requested for specific projects and for general support. This grant program is available for nonprofits do...

GrantWatch ID#: 176670
NEW

Grants and In-Kind Services to California Organizations in Eligible Regions to Benefit the C...

Deadline 06/03/20

Grants of $35,000 per year and in-kind support services to California organizations in eligible regions for programs that address community needs. Proposed programs should be innovative, already underway, and led by community members. Funding is intended to benefit the residents of Los Angeles County.

GrantWatch ID#: 180051

Grants to USA and International Nonprofits and Schools for Programs that Benefit Local Commu...

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants to USA and International nonprofit organizations and public educational institutions in eligible regions to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support programs and services in the areas of arts and culture, environment, education, and civic engagement.

GrantWatch ID#: 178218

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

Deadline 06/15/20

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 is intended for activities that enhance the lives of children and adults primarily in the metropolitan areas of Tucson and...

GrantWatch ID#: 179054
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Grants to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington Nonprofits for Economic Opportun...

Deadline 06/24/20

Grants of up 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 current programs that directly serve local communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 178873

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Promote Healthy Living and Literacy f...

Deadline 06/26/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for programs that promote literacy for children in PreK-3, and healthy living for youth in eligible counties. Funding may be used for programs that help children form critical thinking skills, prevent substance abuse for middle and/or high school youth, and to empower youth to f...

GrantWatch ID#: 173008
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Grants to USA Doctors, Nurses, NICU Staff, and Institutions to Address the Needs of Families ...

Deadline 06/26/20

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) to support families. Funding is intended to help make the experience of having a child in the NICU easier. Previous funds have supported...

GrantWatch ID#: 180926
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs That Address the Needs of Low- and M...

Deadline 06/26/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in cities and communities served by the funding source. Funding is intended for programs and activities that strengthen communities by promoting affordable housing, revitalization, the arts, and the environment. The go...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432

Grants to Alaska, Washington, California, Hawaii, and Oregon Nonprofits for Workforce Develop...

Deadline 06/30/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to Alaska, Washington, California, Hawaii,and Oregon nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of workforce development and education. Funding is intended to support new and current program efforts for underserved young people.

GrantWatch ID#: 179359

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Children in Eligible Cities

Deadline 06/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to benefit children aged 18 or younger. Eligible regions include Seattle, Washington; Detroit, Michigan; Los Angeles, California; Dallas, Texas; Boston, Massachusetts; Atlanta, Georgia; Orlando and Miami, Florida; Cincinnati, Ohio; Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota; Sa...

GrantWatch ID#: 186982
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 07/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that will improve the lives of local residents. Funding is intended to assist organizations in supporting resourceful communities. Past grants have funded elementary and high schools, universities, museums, youth shelters, hospitals, and more.

GrantWatch ID#: 181473
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Enhance the Lives of Chi...

Deadline 07/01/20

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits in eligible states for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding is intended for programs and projects in the focus areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs that benefit women and children. Support is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811