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242 Community Services Grants for Illinois

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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to benefit Jewish women and girls. Focus areas include education, economic empowerment, advocacy, social justice, and violence prevention. Programs serving wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953

Grants to USA For-Profits and Nonprofits to Improve the Delivery of Social and Health Servic...

Deadline 12/08/20

Grants to USA and territories for-profit and nonprofit entities to improve the delivery of social and health services to underserved populations. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Funding is intended to promote rur...

GrantWatch ID#: 147402

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Rural and Small Community Libraries to Address Community I...

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants of $3,000 and in-kind support to USA libraries in small and rural communities to address community issues, including the Coronavirus. The goal of the program is to prepare library workers for the expanding role of libraries. Funding is intended to assist librari...

GrantWatch ID#: 140272

Grants to Illinois Organizations for Community Initiatives that Benefit Underserved Citizens

Deadline 01/22/21

Grants to Illinois organizations for community initiatives that enhance the quality of life in eligible locations. Funding is intended for programs that are not supported by other local organizations and that reach underserved citizens. Eligible programs benefit reside...

GrantWatch ID#: 130994

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Promote Self-Sufficiency for Ind...

Deadline 12/21/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs to develop technology and procedures that help promote self-sufficiency for individuals with disabilities. Special emphasis is placed on individuals with severe disabilities. F...

GrantWatch ID#: 178040

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research on the Inclusion of In...

Deadline 12/21/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for research projects on the integration and inclusion of individuals with disabilities. Funding is intended for research activities that address issues such as family support,...

GrantWatch ID#: 182648

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Community Events that...

Deadline 01/27/21

Grants of up to $20,000 and in-kind support to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and Tribes to host community events that promote reading. Funding is intended for events that provide discussions and creative activities centered around sp...

GrantWatch ID#: 187206

Grants to USA States, Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs for Volunteer Services to Benef...

Deadline 01/06/21

Grants to USA states, nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to employ volunteer staff to carry out a broad range of community services. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting an application. Funding is available as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants to Illinois Food Banks in Eligible Locations to Provide Essential Assistance During t...

Deadline 11/27/20

Grants of up to $600 to Illinois food banks in eligible locations to provide essential assistance during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to provide supplies, foods, and funds during the health crisis. Food banks may be self-nominated or may be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 189820

Grants to USA Organizations to Support Social and Environmental Justice and COVID-19 Communi...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. Funding may be used for community organizing in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. This program supports organizations seeking to furthe...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/20

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 (particu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA Member Institutions and Libraries in Multiple States to Increase Awareness of ...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA funding source member institutions and libraries in multiple states for programs to increase awareness of biomedical health information resources for local communities. Eligible states include Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, North ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193114
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Grants to USA Native American Organizations and Oregon Charitable Organizations and Agencies...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to USA Native American organizations and Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Programs and Events Related to Oral Health

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for community-based programs that address oral health. Eligible uses of funds include providing dental health education, awareness, and oral cancer screenings. Activities must be available to the general ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162945

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Health Education, Research, and Healthcare Services

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for direct health care services, research, and medical and nursing education. Funding is intended for program support, research support, or equipment. Priority will be given to projects that benefit under...

GrantWatch ID#: 172991

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Programs Related to Employment, Arts, Education, and Health

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations for programs or projects in the areas of education, arts learning, vocational training, and health care. Funding is intended for programs that seek to improve conditions for underserved and low-income communities with a specia...

GrantWatch ID#: 176449

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Civil Societies, NGOs, and Other Organizations to P...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International civil society organizations, non-governmental organizations, independent and constitutional bodies, inter-governmental bodies, associations, and organizations for projects that promote democracy around the world. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 177422

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Provide Supportive Services to Older Persons

Deadline 02/01/21 LOI Date: 12/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to provide supportive services to older persons. Funding is intended for the development and implementation of new direct service programs or significant expansion of existing programs that specifically focus on ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192500

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Operating Support During the COVID-19 Pa...

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for operating support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist organizations that face substantial economic challenges, lost revenues, or increased e...

GrantWatch ID#: 189063

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs to Benefit Low-Income Individuals and Comm...

Deadline 01/04/21 Conference Date: 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofits for programs to significantly assist individuals and communities impacted by poverty, particularly in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for activities focused on education at all levels, economic development, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Service for Bereaved Youth During the Coronavirus Crisis

Deadline 12/21/20 Conference Date: 12/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support bereaved youth and their families during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to cover general operating expenses for organizations that provide bereavement services to children under the age of 25. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 173693

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181

Awards to USA Hispanic High School Seniors to Recognize Outstanding Academic Achievements and...

Deadline 12/06/20

Awards of $1,000 to USA and Territories Hispanic high school seniors to honor outstanding academic achievements and community involvement. Awards may be used for college expenses or to fund a community service project. Awards are intended to recognize excellence in mul...

GrantWatch ID#: 162756

Awards to USA Military Dependents, Ages 13 to 18, to Recognize Their Exceptional Ability to ...

Deadline 12/07/20

Awards of $10,000 to USA young military dependents, ages 13 to 18, to recognize their exceptional ability to succeed despite the challenges of military family life. One award will be given to a young nominee who has devised an original and bold solution to address a lo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176359

Grants to Illinois Individuals, Artists, Nonprofits, and Event Producers for Arts Programmin...

Deadline 01/13/21 Conference Date: 12/10/20

Grants of up to $1,500, grants of up to $4,500, and grants of up to $10,000 to Illinois individuals, artists, nonprofit organizations, and event producers for a range of arts initiatives to benefit local residents in eligible locations. Funding is intended for publicly...

GrantWatch ID#: 177570

Opportunity for USA 6-12th Grade Teachers to Participate in a Competition to Engage Students...

Deadline 12/13/20

Opportunity for USA public school teachers of grades 6-12 to participate in a contest to engage students in STEM-related projects. Eligible projects address community issues and build leadership and critical thinking skills. Winners will receive prize packages of techn...

GrantWatch ID#: 161778
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Youth to Present Solutions to Global Challenges to H...

Deadline 02/15/21 LOI Date: 12/14/20

Prizes of up to $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International youth or teams youth, ages 13-24, to present solutions to global challenges, as identified by the United Nations. Applicants must submit the first round of applications before moving up to the second round. Group...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282
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Grants to USA Artists for Creative Activities, Community Projects, and Artwork

Deadline 12/14/20

Grants to USA and Territories artists for creative activities in a wide variety of arts genres and disciplines. Funding is intended to assist with project related expenses and activities that support the creative process, including studio time, performance and rehearsa...

GrantWatch ID#: 188407
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Grants to USA Emerging Artists and Organizations for Projects Related to Video and Film

Deadline 12/30/20 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA artists and organizations addressing social issues through video and film. A written request for an application is required. The Foundation focuses on new and emerging artists whose creative works seek to change and improve lives but might...

GrantWatch ID#: 176052
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Fundraising Efforts and Capacity Building

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for capacity building and fundraising activities. Funding is intended to help nonprofit organizations gain revenue stability by expanding their fundraising efforts. The award is based on merit and need as determined...

GrantWatch ID#: 186275

Grants to USA Agencies and Tribes to Revitalize Neighborhoods in Struggling Communities

Deadline 12/16/20

Grants to USA public housing authorities, local government agencies, and tribes to improve local neighborhoods in struggling communities. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994
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Grant to a USA Library for Outreach Projects Targeting Underserved Children

Deadline 12/16/20

Grant of $3,000 to a USA library for outreach efforts addressing underserved populations in the community. Funding is intended for projects that engage underserved children, from birth to age 14. Applications will be considered for new and innovative programs, or for t...

GrantWatch ID#: 176910
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Individuals to Promote Social Justice and Address Public P...

Deadline 12/16/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations and individuals for activities that promote social justice and address public policy. Funding is intended to support projects that address important issues, create dialogues about the effects of mass incarceration on local com...

GrantWatch ID#: 190548

Grants to Chicago Area, Illinois Nonprofits for Health Services to the Underserved

Deadline 01/21/21 LOI Date: 12/17/20

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $80,000 to Chicago Metropolitan Area, Illinois nonprofit organizations to benefit medically underserved populations. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Applicants seeking multi-year support must contact ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179304
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Nutrition, Environment, and Community Benefit

Deadline 12/18/20

Grants to Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Texas nonprofit organizations to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area, or to address eligible global concerns. Focus areas include nutrition and agriculture, water resources and...

GrantWatch ID#: 176800

Awards to USA Jewish Youth for Outstanding Leadership in Volunteer Service

Deadline 12/18/20

Awards to USA Jewish teenagers between the ages of 13 and 19 for outstanding leadership in community service. Awards will recognize teens who have demonstrated initiative in the creation of new projects or the expansion of existing projects that embody the concept of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177330

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Homeless Veterans in Elig...

Deadline 12/18/20

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for construction projects in eligible communities. Funding is intended to address homelessness. Projects should benefit military veterans. While consideration will be given to rural areas, higher priority is placed ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178553

Grants to USA and Russia Organizations and IHEs to Address Mutual Social and Environmental C...

Deadline 12/18/20

Grants to USA and Russia organizations and IHEs to address mutual social and environmental concerns. Applicants are required to submit a statement of interest prior to submitting a full application. Projects must include organizations from both countries. Funding is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 187614

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs that Assist Veterans, Service Members, and their Famil...

Deadline 12/18/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that assist veterans, military service members, and their families. Priority will be given to programs that address homelessness prevention, housing support, financial assistance, hunger relief, and case management, in...

GrantWatch ID#: 193353
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Award to a USA Active Police Officer to Recognize Advocacy Efforts for the Safety of Police C...

Deadline 12/19/20

Award to a USA active police officer to honor efforts on behalf of the safety and welfare of police canines in local communities. The award program recognizes the efforts of police officers and police dispatchers in advocating for a better quality of life and higher st...

GrantWatch ID#: 184171

Grants to Illinois Arts and Cultural Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Address Needs Resulting ...

Deadline 12/30/20

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Illinois nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in eligible areas to respond to needs resulting from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to address the immediate challenges of the pandemic and...

GrantWatch ID#: 182078

Awards to USA or International Individuals for Exemplary Voluntarism and Philanthropy

Deadline 12/31/20

Awards to USA or International funding source members who have made a significant contribution to changing lives. Nominations are received from around the world and are evaluated in the areas of philanthropy, community leadership, personal volunteerism, and advocacy. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 143283

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the USA-Israel Relationship, Instill Jewish Pride, an...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofits organizations to strengthen the relationship between the USA and Israel, to instill pride in the Jewish people, and to combat discrimination, hatred, and bigotry across the USA. Applicants must contact program staff before submitting an online ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Schools, and Churches for Community Programs in El...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, K-12 schools, IHEs, and faith-based organizations to support and strengthen communities in the Funding Source's service area. Funding is intended to support locally operating organi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180906

Grants to Texas Nonprofit Organizations to Address Community Needs

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to Texas nonprofit organizations for programs that address specific community needs. Funding is intended to promote causes that empower, educate, aid, and enrich the local community. Priority is given to programs that involve collaboration with other organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 183604

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Provide Programs that Benefit Individ...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs that directly benefit individuals in need. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Priority is given to programs that benefit residents of Connecticut, as well as worldw...

GrantWatch ID#: 184177
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 01/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for activities and programs within the focus areas of community development, human services, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, NGOs, IHEs, and Community Organizations...

Deadline 03/01/21 LOI Date: 01/01/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, NGOs, IHEs, civil society organizations, and community-based organizations for projects that address community needs in eligible locations. Applicants must submit a preliminary application prior to submi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178057

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Youth, Families, Mental ...

Deadline 03/01/21 LOI Date: 01/01/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools in eligible counties for education, youth, families, mental health, and capacity building. Applicants may be required to submit a pre-application before being approved to submit a full applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 178310

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Health, Safety, and Human Rights of Incarcerated Pop...

Deadline 01/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to ensure justice for and protect the human rights of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated populations impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support efforts and activities that address health,...

GrantWatch ID#: 189386