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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Capital Expenditures to Improve Organizational Capaci...

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits in the Greater Boston area or gateway cities to support one-time capital projects that will strengthen organizational capacity. Preference will be given to organizations working in the areas of human services, health, youth development, and economic mobilit...

GrantWatch ID#: 177471

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Media Projects Addressing Political, Social, and Environmental ...

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for media projects that raise awareness of important political, social, and environmental issues. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry or contact program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to support a quality, non-commercial media that is substantive, fair, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179466

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

Deadline 01/17/19 Conference Date: 09/25/18 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 and Canada Professors of Architecture for Excellence in Educational Practices

Deadline 09/26/18

Awards to USA and Canada professors of architecture at member schools to recognize examples of highly effective teaching, outreach, and scholarship in the areas of leadership and professional practice. These awards recognize excellence in architecture education as demonstrated in various educational settings, including stu...

GrantWatch ID#: 160156

Awards to USA and Canada Architecture Teachers for Community Collaboration

Deadline 09/26/18

Awards to USA and Canada teachers at member architecture schools to recognize excellence in community and university-based programming. Funding is intended to recognize community partnerships that address social injustice through architectural design. Collaborative and community engaged design education can have trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 160158
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Fellowships to USA Individuals for the Development of Technological Innovations that Promote...

Deadline 09/28/18

Fellowships of $30,000 to USA early-career, technologically savvy innovators to develop ideas that will advance social change. The Fellowship is intended to support projects that advance causes in progressive politics and social justice, as well as transformative media and technology initiatives. Special interest is sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 162765

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible States to Transport Fresh Food to Underserv...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits and government agencies in eligible states to help defray the costs of equipment, transportation, and other operational costs in distributing fresh food to underserved and vulnerable populations. Organizations must be located in states served by CSX rail (Alabama,...

GrantWatch ID#: 175502

Grants to USA Organizations to Help Vulnerable Older Adults Build Social Support and Economi...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to USA and territories organizations for large-scale programs that help low-income adults age 50 and older stay connected to their communities and other individuals. Proposals may also include initiatives to support economic opportunity and end senior poverty, and should impact hundreds of thousands of adults. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 184035

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 09/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages 0 through 7 years. Programs may focus on three general areas: early childhood welfare, play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to Berkshire County, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Environmenta...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants totaling $22,500 to Berkshire County, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, public agencies, schools or civic community agencies for new or ongoing environmental projects. Funding is intended to support projects focusing on improving water quality and related land issues. Applications will be reviewed according...

GrantWatch ID#: 165030

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Nutrition, Education, Health, and Housing Services

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of arts, culture, humanities, food, agriculture, nutrition, education, and youth development. Preference will be given to programs and organizations focusing on the areas of food, education, health, and housing and shelter programs. Requests for gene...

GrantWatch ID#: 179448

Grants to Peabody, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Health, Housing, Education, and Historical R...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $15,000 to Peabody, Massachusetts nonprofits for programs in the areas of historical research, health, food, agriculture, housing and shelter, and education. Requests may be for program or general operating support, or for specific program-enabling capital improvements. On very rare occasions,...

GrantWatch ID#: 179453

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Health, Social Justice, Education, and Human Services

Deadline 02/15/19 LOI Date: 10/01/18

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for community services. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Organizations must operate within Essex, Middlesex, or Suffolk Counties. Funding is intended for projects in education, social justice, human services, and healthcare.

GrantWatch ID#: 138242

Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $250 and $1,000 to USA children and youth, ages 18 and under, to complete community service projects in their communities. Funding will be provided to support a wide variety of projects and events. Examples of eligible community service projects include: turning a vacant lot into a community garden, r...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531

Grants to Westwood Area, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools, for Educational Programs on Teen ...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Westwood area, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, schools, individuals, and community organizations for inspirational educational programs that address the mental health struggles of teens. Funding is intended for programs that benefit teens and their families, as well as school and community service staff. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162217

Grants to Sudbury, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools and Agencies for Programs Focusing on Yo...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Sudbury, Massachusetts nonprofits, schools, and agencies for programs and projects that aim to improve the quality of community life. Funding will be provided for proposals that focus on the areas of youth development and opportunity, community building, historic and environmental preservation, and/or at-risk po...

GrantWatch ID#: 162993

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Promote Economic Development

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for community and economic development in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164494

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible States for Human Services, STEM Education,...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, agencies, healthcare facilities, schools, and community organizations for addressing unmet medical needs, providing basic human services, and improving science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education in locations where the Foundation's employees reside and work. Bristol-Myer...

GrantWatch ID#: 167891

Grants to USA Teachers and Educators to Fund Educational Field Trips for Students in K-12 Sch...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of $700 to USA teachers, educators, principals, paraprofessionals or classified staff of K-12 public, private, and charter schools for community service or civic projects, visits to art, science and cultural museums, career enrichment opportunities, and other events or activities away from the school facility. Educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 172758

Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Children an...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for programs and services in multiple states and provinces that will benefit children, youth, and local communities. Funding is intended for initiatives that will empower young people and have a significant and measurable impact on residents. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 174062

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

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to 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 the areas of c...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to Greater Boston, Massachusetts Nonprofits to Address Inequality through Arts, Educa...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Greater Boston, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs that address gender, ethnic, and racial disparities, as well as other social inequalities. Preference will be given to innovative activities where a smaller award amount is likely to have a meaningful impact. Thr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175271

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Music Education and Therapy Programs for Students and Underserv...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for music education and music therapy programs. Funding is intended to support educational programming, music projects, therapy, and the purchase of equipment and instruments for schools, camps, hospitals, nursing homes, and other centers. Preference is g...

GrantWatch ID#: 175928

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Enhance Educational Opportunities

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance and promote education in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundation is...

GrantWatch ID#: 175974

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

Deadline 10/01/18

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 and Rhode Island Nonprofits for Economic Development, Education, and...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $7,500 to Massachusetts and Rhode Island nonprofit organizations to promote social and economic wellbeing in eligible communities. First-time applicants must submit an initial inquiry prior to a full application. Program areas include education, financial literacy, housing, and economic development. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 177149

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

Deadline 10/01/18

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

Grants to Cambridge, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Activities that Address Community Needs

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants starting at $5,000 to Cambridge, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that address homelessness, hunger, and other community needs. Funding may be used for focused programs and projects, launching creative initiatives, building organizational capacity, and/or fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180237

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

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants starting at $2,500 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. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs that Empower Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 10/02/18

Grants generally ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for projects and programs to benefit disadvantaged youth residing in inner-city areas of the state. The funding is intended to enable organizations to offer youth an increased number, variety, and depth of positive learning experiences. The Fou...

GrantWatch ID#: 179704

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Treatment and Support Programs for Mental Illness and Substance ...

Deadline 10/02/18

Grants generally starting at $12,000 to USA nonprofits to develop and expand programs that support people affected by mental illness and substance use disorders. Funding may be used to enhance and improve resources and support and/or to involve the patient's perspective in care delivery and drug development. The ALKERM...

GrantWatch ID#: 184341
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Grants to USA Nonprofit, State, and Local Museums for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 12/14/18 Conference Date: 10/03/18

Grants starting from $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit or municipality-affiliated museums for projects that increase their capacity to serve the public. Funding is intended for ongoing or new museum activities within three funding categories that promote museums as a center of learning, as strong community anchors, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 148060
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Grants to USA and Canada K-12 Schools and Nonprofits for Educational Edible Garden Projects

Deadline 10/15/18 Conference Date: 10/04/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA and territories and Canada K-12 schools and nonprofit organizations to support new or existing educational gardens. Requests must be for an edible garden that incorporates growing vegetables, fruits, grains, or herbs. Priority will be given to projects that benefit schools in communities with limite...

GrantWatch ID#: 182429

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Domestic or International Projects Related to Education

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of education projects operating inside or outside the USA with a particular interest in supporting underserved populations and the creative use of technology. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible before the deadline. Typically, grants are awarded to new or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156301
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life for Residents of the Town ...

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants of up to $500 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs that address the needs of residents in the Town of Sandwich. Funding is intended to support projects and programming in diverse areas including education and the arts, health, community development, human and aging services, youth, and the environm...

GrantWatch ID#: 182198
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 10/13/18

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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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 10/14/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits, groups, and businesses to conserve, protect, and restore important wildlife habitats in ponds, rivers, swamps, wetlands, and streams. Consideration will be given to both new and ongoing projects. Applications are invited from innovative groups in local communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174212
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 11/01/18 LOI Date: 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by October 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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Grants to Chatham, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs that Increase Quality of Life

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations that increase the quality of life for residents of Chatham. Priority will be given to organizations that address the environment, children's needs, hunger, and other social needs, such as economic security, transportation, healthy aging, and housing. The Chatham Fund supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 168417
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Grants to USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA leftist activists, researchers, and writers for work that advances critical issues in the study of the world, its people, their communities, cultures, and economies, as well as their interaction with the environment. Proposed work can address issues ranging from geopolitics to cultural and eco...

GrantWatch ID#: 173329
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advancement of women and girls, prevention of child abuse, and crisis management a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178268
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Domestic Violence Shelters to Offer On-Site Pet Housing

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that provide emergency shelter to domestic violence victims to offer pet housing to beneficiaries. This grant seeks to fill critical funding gaps to enable domestic violence shelters to provide co-sheltering options for survivors and their pets. Grants may be used t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182244
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Grants to USA Domestic Violence Shelters to Arrange Housing for the Pets of Shelter Benefici...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit domestic violence shelters to collaborate with local animal welfare organizations to offer off-site housing for pets of shelter beneficiaries. Partner organizations could include rescue sanctuaries or animal shelters. Funding will be used to build housing at the animal shelter facil...

GrantWatch ID#: 183121
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Public Agencies for Projects to Improve Health Equity through Te...

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and public agencies for projects that explore the relationship between technology and health equity. Funding is intended for projects that explore the connection between technology and public health, how to use technology to improve health and health equity throughout the United States, and how to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184338
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In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/22/18

In-Kind Grants of $200 in the form of gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended for youth to identify and address a priority community need through a service campaign for animals, people, or the environment. Successful Roots &...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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