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Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/17/19 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Prizes of $25,000 and other award benefits to USA and territories local governments, tribes, regions, and nonprofits representing communities that have prioritized health. Initial applications are due prior to the final deadline. Funding is intended to recognize communities that have come together around a commitment to he...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Awards to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Recognize Work with Alzheimer's and Dementia...

Deadline 10/26/18

Awards of $20,000 to recognize USA nonprofits, agencies, and IHEs for projects or programs completed in 2017 and/or 2018 that benefited people with Alzheimer's, related dementias, and/or their family or informal caregivers. Awards are given in three distinct categories, including creativity, diversity, and public policy. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160329

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Strengthen Local Communities i...

Deadline 10/26/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and in-kind grants valued at up to $250 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs that address local community needs where the Funding Source operates. Funding is intended for organizations that are working to address local issues, commit to fostering community development, and a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175961

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 10/27/18

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofit organizations such as charities, churches, and schools for artistic programs. Funding is intended for projects that engage the community and involve services for artists, educating youth in the arts, leadership training to strengthen the arts organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 184175
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Social Justice Projects that B...

Deadline 10/30/18

Fellowships of $80,000 and fellowships of $90,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for community projects that bring positive social change. The projects may be in the areas of education, environmental sustainability, economic development, justice and human rights, health, hunger and poverty alleviation, and r...

GrantWatch ID#: 164279

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups for Programs to Provide Organic Food to People who are Fo...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and grassroots groups for programs that provide healthy, organic food and nutrition education to people who are food insecure. Funding priorities include the use of organic food and distribution of organic meals, promotion of access to organic food, provision of nutrition counseling, and food prepa...

GrantWatch ID#: 156970

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. An LOI must be submitted at least 4-6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and clinic...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. The Company aims to cultivate relationships with those who are looking to make an impact to help inspire others to joyously embrace sustainable choices. Program areas include yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180850

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Environment, Human Services, Disaster Re...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support a wide range of community and environmental causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of education, human services, disaster relief, health, arts, and culture. The Foundation makes both program and operating grants and...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Reproductive Health Education Programs for Disadvantaged Young ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to empower young women by providing healthy reproductive education. Emphasis is placed on programs serving women who lack access to unbiased information regarding reproductive health and their options in life. The Anna Lalor Burdick (ALB) Program supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 156898

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Public Agencies in Eligible Towns for Health, Communit...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and public schools located in, or serving residents of, Framingham, Natick, and surrounding towns. Funding will be provided for programs and projects that focus on the areas of workforce development, health and human services, housing, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 161608

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

Deadline 11/01/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Arts, Health, Housing, Human Services, and Economic J...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants starting at $1,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area of Suffolk, Middlesex, Plymouth, Nantucket, and Norfolk Counties. Program areas include arts and education, financial literacy, health and human services, community development, affordable ho...

GrantWatch ID#: 177547

Grants to New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts Nonprofits and Individuals in Eligible Re...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants of up to $500 to Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, individuals, schools, and libraries in eligible regions for projects and materials that encourage learning about Judaism, especially its heritage, culture, history, and customs. Funding is intended to support programs in media such as...

GrantWatch ID#: 178737

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Arts, Youth, Health, Human Services...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for activities that will improve the quality of life for residents in Rowley, Ipswich, Topsfield, Boxford, Middleton, Hamilton, and surrounding areas. The Foundation's focus areas include economic and community development, youth development, arts and culture, and health and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179712

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

Deadline 11/01/18

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 Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools, and Teachers for Community Benefit, Science Educ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $8,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, schools, and teachers for programs in the areas of the environment, community benefit, and science education. Please note that certain funding areas have geographic restrictions. Preference will be given to projects that may not otherwise have the...

GrantWatch ID#: 180787

Grants to USA Small Museums to Implement Projects in Lifelong Learning, Community, and Acces...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories small museums to implement projects that further the organization's priorities and strategic plan. Programs may fall in the areas of community anchors and catalysts, lifelong learning, or collections stewardship and public access. IMLS Inspire! Grants for Smal...

GrantWatch ID#: 184387

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups Supporting Public Lands for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 11/05/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit friends groups and community-based organizations affiliated with public lands for capacity building activities. The purpose of this program is to strengthen organizations that support the stewardship and conservation of public lands sites. Successful proposals will: -Demonstr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180753

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Organizations to Promote Firearms Use, Saf...

Deadline 11/09/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $6,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits, government agencies, and organizations for projects that promote and encourage shooting range activities, hunting safety, and responsible firearms use. Grants are generally provided in the form of supplies or equipment related to firearms programs and shooti...

GrantWatch ID#: 181998
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Grants to Buffalo, New York Arts Companies and Collaborating Artists for Residencies in Any ...

Deadline 11/11/18

Grants to Buffalo, New York arts companies and collaborating individual artists from outside the Buffalo area for residencies in any discipline. Applications are welcome on behalf of both emerging and established artists. All forms of creative art are eligible under this program, including music, plastic arts, film, drama,...

GrantWatch ID#: 166141

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Eligible areas include Springfield, West Springfield, Agawam, Chicopee, Feeding Hills, Longmeadow, Westfield, Huntington, East Longmeadow, Ludlow, Holyoke, and Indian Orch...

GrantWatch ID#: 157185
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Grants to New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut Nonprofits for Youth, Clean Energy, a...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut nonprofit organizations in the Funding Source's service area for activities that will make a positive difference for local residents. Priority is given to programs that focus on the health and well-being of youth and the promotion and advancement of clean energy and r...

GrantWatch ID#: 164534
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Housing and Human Services for Older Adults

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for housing and human service programs and capital projects that benefit older adults. Priority will be given to projects serving residents of the Greater Boston area. Funding is intended to assist older adults to...

GrantWatch ID#: 179437
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Education, Human Needs, and Community...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in communities within the funding source’s service area. Program areas include youth, education, basic human needs, and community programming. The Foundation invites p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180391

Matching Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Projects that Foster Opportunities for Jewis...

Deadline 11/16/18

Matching grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and projects that strengthen women's empowerment in the Jewish community. Priority areas include encouraging girls to choose STEM education and careers and preventing gender-based discrimination and harassment in Jewish community workplaces and communal space...

GrantWatch ID#: 183983
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Grants to USA and Russia Professionals for Collaboration on Social Challenges

Deadline 11/18/18

Grants of up to $1,200 to USA and Russia professionals for socially oriented exchange projects that have a social benefit in both countries. Funding is intended for professionals to travel to the counterpart country for three weeks to be exposed to new networks, methods, and skills which they will bring home and introduce ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184417
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Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island Nonprofits to Promote the Health of ...

Deadline 11/20/18

Grants to Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire nonprofit organizations to promote the health and wellbeing of children within the funding source's service area. Priority will be given to direct service projects. Programs must provide meaningful critical health services to children in need. The mission of Rona...

GrantWatch ID#: 180387
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Housing, Education, and Economic Self-Su...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs and services benefitting communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include youth development, community development, and affordable housing. All request...

GrantWatch ID#: 178391

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Individuals, and IHEs to Improve the Lives of Girls and Women

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants starting at $2,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, individuals, funding source affiliates, and universities to address issues facing girls and women. Funding may also be used for educational programming that informs the public about these issues. AAUW encourages proposals for projects that - Use innovative ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175529
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs enhancing communities and the environment. An LOI is required before submitting a full proposal. Priority will be given to programs in Vermont, Colorado, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and the Northeast. Funding will be awarded to progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175694

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

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Humanities, Education, Health, an...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community benefit activities in the counties of Berkshire, Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin. Funding is intended to benefit the underserved in the areas of arts, humanities, culture, education, religion, health, and human services. Priority ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177056
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innovativ...

Deadline 12/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, social entrepreneurs, and for-profit enterprises for innovative solutions that address global challenges. Applications are invited from smaller or startup-phase organizations that may use funds to field and grow their projects to scale. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182465

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Universities to Facilitate Exchange Between the USA and Japan

Deadline 12/03/18

Grants of up to $30,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for projects that promote partnerships and foster dialogue between the USA and Japan. Funding is intended for projects that explore policy-oriented issues. Emphasis is placed on projects that yield tangible outcomes, as well as effective disse...

GrantWatch ID#: 163371
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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
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Award to a USA Active Police Officer to Recognize Advocacy Efforts for the Safety of Police C...

Deadline 12/15/18

Award of $2,500 to a USA active police officer working to promote community kinship and police canine safety awareness in their local neighborhoods. Nominees should work to positively change the lives of canines in the community, promote nonviolent resolutions to community animal complaints, and work to reunite lost dogs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184171

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies for Public Humanities Projects

Deadline 01/28/19 LOI Date: 12/17/18

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $15,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies for humanities projects serving public audiences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Consideration will be given to projects in a broad range of formats. Qualifying projects...

GrantWatch ID#: 179705

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the Connection Between Americans and the State of Isr...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to strengthen the State of Israel, its connection with the USA, and to foster an affinity between young Jewish students or professionals and the State of Israel. Applicants must contact program staff more than two weeks prior to the deadline to apply in that cycle. The Foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991
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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

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 Winchester, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Health, Social Services, and Community Enr...

Deadline 01/02/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Winchester, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs and services assisting the elderly, youth, students, and individuals with mental or physical disabilities. Funding is intended to support nonprofits that are dedicated to enriching the community and providing health and social services...

GrantWatch ID#: 177118

Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island Nonprofits for Programs that Addres...

Deadline 03/29/19 LOI Date: 01/23/19

Grants to Rhode Island, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts community organizations and health centers for programs that address the needs of the aging population. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Programs may be in the areas of workforce development, health and wellness, purposeful engage...

GrantWatch ID#: 177716
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Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island Nonprofits to Benefit Seniors and V...

Deadline 03/29/19 LOI Date: 01/23/19

Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island nonprofits for projects that promote community inclusion for senior citizens and vulnerable populations. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Consideration will be given to projects carried out by community leaders working with multip...

GrantWatch ID#: 177721

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
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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266
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Grants to USA Cooperatives to Support Community Projects and Develop Agricultural Leaders

Deadline 02/01/19

Matching grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA cooperatives to support neighborhood projects. Priority is given to projects that increase farming safety for rural communities and cultivate agricultural leaders. Successful projects previously supported include local 4-H and FFA programs and grain engulfment and fire ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183059
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Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293