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Grants to USA Parents and Parent Groups in Multiple States for Physical Activity and Nutritio...

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants to USA parents and parent groups in eligible states for physical activity and nutrition initiatives in K-12 schools. Funding is intended to support parent-led programs and projects that encourage physical activity or healthy eating habits, while promoting students’ social emotional learning and engaging parents in...

GrantWatch ID#: 185280

Opportunity for USA Organizations to Raise Funds to Benefit Communities Impacted by the Coro...

Deadline Ongoing

Opportunity for USA organizations to receive matching funds for projects to benefit communities impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The opportunity is intended to support a wide range of community benefit projects, including but not limited to projects to benefit community members with lost income, to benefit vulnerabl...

GrantWatch ID#: 188951

Grants to Rhode Island and Massachusetts Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies for Environmental Pro...

Deadline 05/29/20

Grants to Rhode Island and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and tribes for water management projects in eligible areas. Funding is intended to support both large and small projects that address fresh or marine water quality degradation. The purpose of the program is to restore clean water a...

GrantWatch ID#: 160489

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Hotlines for People Impacted by the Coronavirus Pandemic

Deadline 06/05/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support crisis lines for people impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to provide hotlines with the tools and resources needed to keep up with the unprecedented demand for their services. Grants will support organizations that operate contact centers th...

GrantWatch ID#: 189733

Grant to a USA Nonprofit, Agency, Hospital, Tribal Government, or IHE to Benefit Youth with D...

Deadline 06/29/20

Grant to a USA nonprofit organization, government agency, Tribal government, faith-based organization, hospital, or IHE to transition youth with disabilities from guardianship frameworks to more independent and less restrictive decision-making support systems. Funding is intended to offer youth with intellectual and develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 189472

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, IHE, or Agency to Improve Information and Resource...

Deadline 06/22/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit, IHE, government agency, faith-based or community-based organization, or hospital to operate a resource center to facilitate services for individuals with disabilities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The selected organization w...

GrantWatch ID#: 173953

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, IHE, or Agency to Assist Agencies that Provide Res...

Deadline 06/22/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit, IHE, government agency, faith-based or community-based organization, or hospital to provide assistance to agencies that administer statewide resource centers for individuals with disabilities. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The selected organization will...

GrantWatch ID#: 189348

Grants to Massachusetts and New York Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Support During the ...

Deadline 05/27/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Massachusetts and New York nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to provide short-term assistance for organizations and services rendered on behalf of young people up to age 26 affected by intellectual and learning d...

GrantWatch ID#: 189705

Grants to USA Nonprofits and For-Profits in Multiple States to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 05/29/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and for-profits in multiple states for programs, activities, and events to positively benefit local residents in areas where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for opportunities for diverse groups to come together and get involved in their local area to:

GrantWatch ID#: 188041

Grants to USA Indigenous Artists and Small Businesses for Assistance During the COVID-19 Pand...

Deadline 05/29/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA Indigenous artists and small businesses for support during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist artists, entrepreneurs, and small businesses that face economic hardship and stresses related to their daily business operations, solvency, and future growth due t...

GrantWatch ID#: 189253

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Nonprofits to Produce Original Solutions to Solve Social ...

Deadline 05/29/20

Grants and in-kind services to USA nonprofit organizations to produce original, creative solutions to solve social problems. Funding is intended for organizations that serve vulnerable populations and that have the potential to be high-impact. Priority will be given to applicants in the greater New York, Chicago, and Los A...

GrantWatch ID#: 189350

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, Hospitals, and IHEs to Benefit Older Adults and T...

Deadline 05/29/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Tribal governments, faith-based organizations, hospitals, and IHEs for programs that benefit older adults and their caregivers, particularly among diverse populations. Funding is intended for new or expanded training activities and technical assistance programs fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 189471

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Combat and Prevent Child Molestation

Deadline 05/29/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to combat, treat, and prevent child molestation. Funding is intended to support activities that address urgent needs in populations most affected by crisis, including the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. A wide range of eligible projects include intervention, prevention...

GrantWatch ID#: 189850

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects to Enhance the Welfare of You...

Deadline 05/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects aimed to enhance the welfare of infants and children up to age seven. Funding is intended to support research projects in early childhood play and education, early childhood welfare, and parenting education.

GrantWatch ID#: 181620
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists to Support Cultural Projects During the COV...

Deadline 05/30/20

Grants of $5,000 and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International individuals and collaboratives to plan artistic projects during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Grant recipients will subsequently be eligible for additional grants of $25,000 to implement their ideas.

GrantWatch ID#: 189892

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

Deadline 05/31/20

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

Opportunity for USA Nonprofits Serving Seniors to be Included in an Online Charitable Giving...

Deadline 05/31/20

Opportunity to USA nonprofit organizations serving seniors to be included in an online platform for charitable giving. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life of seniors. Nonprofit organizations listed on the crowdfunding platform will also be eligible for both matching funds and financial rewards during the ann...

GrantWatch ID#: 176998

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects that Promote Education, Social Welfare, Arts, Religion...

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of special projects that promote the welfare of the public. Funding is intended to support requests that promote medical research, education, social welfare, religion, and the arts as determined by the Board of Trustees.

GrantWatch ID#: 180745

Grants to USA Medical Schools for Student-Led Mental Health Projects

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA medical schools for projects addressing substance abuse and mental health disorders. Funding is intended to support community programs initiated and led by medical students with a particular focus on disadvantaged minority populations. Activities may be conducted in partnership with community ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180999

Grants to USA Agencies, IHEs, and Nonprofits to Reduce Violent Crime and Promote Safe Neighb...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to USA government agencies, educational institutions, nonprofit organizations, faith-based or community organizations, and tribal governments to create and implement strategies to reduce violent crime and promote safe neighborhoods. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complet...

GrantWatch ID#: 123715

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Native American Organizations to Benefit Na...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants ranging from $150 to $10,000 to Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties and to USA Native American organizations for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activities, the arts, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Education, Human Services, and Health Programs

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs focused on education, human services, and health care. Funding is intended to support initiatives that benefit underserved populations. Special consideration is given to organizations that serve the people of Southbridge and its surrounding co...

GrantWatch ID#: 146732

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Zoos, and IHEs for Wildlife Conservation

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International zoos, nonprofits, conservation organizations, and academic institutions for activities to benefit animals and wildlife habitat. Funding is intended to preserve and protect the natural habitat or wildlife through research, expanding conservation impact, sharing knowledge, and engagin...

GrantWatch ID#: 152125

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Address the Nega...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Priority funding is intended for projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts. This include...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to Massachusetts Public School Staff, Nonprofits, and Agencies for Educational Progra...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts school employees, nonprofits, town departments and agencies for high-quality educational or cultural learning projects. Applicants requesting over $10,000 must submit a concept paper. The Foundation will consider applications for educational or cultural learning projects that will benefit the Westwo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178973

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in New England States for Education, Health, and Human ...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofits, agencies, and religious organizations for educational programs in New England. Funding may also be requested for health, human services, and education programs in Attleboro, Massachusetts. The Balfour Foundation supports: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179811

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Community Benefit Projects in Eligible Regions

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit the community in eligible regions. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of education, historic preservation, arts, music, and culture, and charitable causes. Requests will be considered from organizations that are based in o...

GrantWatch ID#: 180056

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for Coronavirus (COVID-19) relief efforts. Funding is intended to provide for the immediate needs of local communities. Priority will be given to organizations that benefit many people. Preference will be given to organizations located in the following commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 180787

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the local food system, promote outdoor recreational activities, and enhance public health. Funding is intended to support both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support.

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grant to a USA Educational Institution or Sports Program to Address a Sports-Related Need

Deadline 06/01/20

Grant of $10,000 to a USA educational institution or qualifying sports organization, including club teams, high school teams/athletic programs, college teams/athletic programs, community athletic centers/fields, and/or nonprofit athletic programs to address sports-related needs. Funding is intended to support growth or oth...

GrantWatch ID#: 181706

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Individuals in Substance Abuse Treatment and Recovery Pro...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to USA public and private nonprofit organizations to support programs that address substance use disorders. Funding is intended for activities that support recovery, future employment, and independent living. Eligible applicants must partner with one or more local or state stakeholders, which may include local emplo...

GrantWatch ID#: 189885

Opportunity to USA and Canada Students to Participate in a Social-Impact Challenge

Deadline 06/02/20

Opportunity to USA and Canada individual students or groups of students to participate in a social-impact challenge with prizes totaling $10,000. Program participants will create projects that show that art has the ability to build strong, connected, and empathetic communities. The competition is open to students, ages 13-...

GrantWatch ID#: 186087

Grants to USA Agencies and Tribes to Improve Public Health and Address the Effects of COVID-...

Deadline 06/30/20 Conference Date: 06/02/20

Grants to USA and territories government agencies and tribal governments for public health projects that address the effects of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to a month to complete. Funding is intended to benefit underserved communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 189888

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Public Food Programs to Address Food Insecurity in Low...

Deadline 06/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribal organizations, and public food program service providers to address food insecurity in low-income areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support community food projects and planning projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 152478

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Increase Voter Participation and Citizen Education

Deadline 08/06/20 LOI Date: 06/04/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that promote increased voter participation and citizen education. Interested applicants are required to submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support nonpartisan projects aimed at furthering citizen involvement that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181037

Grants to USA Nonprofit Scholastic Programs and Youth Organizations for Capital Improvements...

Deadline 06/05/20

Grants of $20,000 and grants of $50,000 to USA nonprofit scholastic programs and youth organizations for capital improvements to recreational facilities. Funding is intended to provide lighting, scoreboards, and video displays to football facilities. Funding is also intended to make football field-building projects more af...

GrantWatch ID#: 142034

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, Teams, and Individuals to Enhance COVID-19 Relief Effo...

Deadline 06/05/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, small businesses, teams, and individuals to enhance Coronavirus (COVID-19) relief efforts. The purpose of this program is to encourage the development and implementation of solutions to urgent problems created by the pandemic. The Foundation is specifically interested in solutions and...

GrantWatch ID#: 189585

Grants to USA Individuals and IHE Faculty for Conservation Research

Deadline 10/30/20 LOI Date: 06/08/20

Grants to USA faculty at IHEs or individuals at nonprofits, government agencies, and for-profits for conservation research. A preliminary proposal must be submitted prior to a full application. Funding is intended to support community partnerships that will improve science-based management, to protect and restore the Long ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183633

Grants to USA Nonprofit Entities for Mental Health Programs in Disaster-Affected Regions

Deadline 06/08/20

Grants to USA private and public nonprofit entities for mental health programs that benefit regions affected by eligible natural disasters. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Eligible regions are those that have been affected by hurricanes, wildfires, earthquakes, tornado...

GrantWatch ID#: 188260
NEW

Grants to USA Teachers and Educators to Enhance K-12 Meteorology Education

Deadline 06/09/20

Grants of up to $750 to USA teachers, groups, individuals, and program directors to enhance K-12 science and meterology learning. Funding is intended to enable K-12 teachers and educators to attend workshops, purchase equipment, and expand programs to improve education for their students, schools, and communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 169429

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 06/09/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is intended for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that make a significant impact on the National Forest System. Projects sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit, IHE, or Business to Increase Government ...

Deadline 06/12/20

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit organization, IHE, or business for a project that increases transparency in government responses to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. DRL seeks a project to enhance transparency and e...

GrantWatch ID#: 189825
NEW

Grants to USA For-Profits, Nonprofits, and Groups for Technologies to Support the Public Duri...

Deadline 06/12/20

Grants to USA for-profits, nonprofits, consortia, and student groups to develop new technologies to inform and support the general public during a major health crisis such as natural disasters or the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for technologies that connect the public to resources, includin...

GrantWatch ID#: 189975

Grants to USA and Russia Organizations and IHEs to Address Mutual Social Concerns

Deadline 06/14/20

Grants of up to $43,000 to USA and Russia organizations and IHEs to address mutual social concerns. Projects must include organizations from both counties. Previously funded projects include the development of a system to encourage smoking cessation, applications to benefit deaf children, and programs to increase social in...

GrantWatch ID#: 187614
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Events that Engage Youth in Volunteering

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants of up to $9,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and CBOs to enlist young people, especially those from underserved areas, to volunteer and strengthen their communities. Funding is intended for capacity-building training and to support ongoing partnerships to engage youth in service activities.

GrantWatch ID#: 173714
NEW

Grants to New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Maine Nonprofits for Youth at Risk, the Arts, an...

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Maine nonprofits in eligible locations for programs and projects in a variety of focus areas. The Funding Source prefers program support over support for general operations. Funding is intended to support the following causes that the Foundation supports: the arts...

GrantWatch ID#: 178111

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
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Community Benefit Programs and Charitable...

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for charitable, scientific, educational, literary, and religious purposes. Funding is also intended for the prevention of child abuse and cruelty to animals. Preference will be given to organizations where at least one member of the Foundation either resides or vi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181481
NEW

Grants to USA, Guam, and Virgin Islands Agencies and Nonprofits to Improve Food Assistance Pr...

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants to USA, Guam, and Virgin Islands state and local agencies, nonprofits, and educational institutions for new projects to improve and enhance the efficiency of existing food assistance programs. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding may be used to procure contra...

GrantWatch ID#: 183729
NEW

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs that Empower Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 06/16/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for projects and programs that benefit disadvantaged youth residing in inner-city areas of the state. Funding is intended to increase the range, depth, and number of positive learning opportunities available to materially disadvantaged young people living in the cities an...

GrantWatch ID#: 179704