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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies for Research Addressing Community Health, Climat...

Deadline 04/03/19 LOI Date: 02/08/19

Grants to USA and territories public and private nonprofits, tribal governments, academic institutions, and agencies for research focused on community health, health equity, and climate change. Applicants must submit a preliminary proposal to be considered for this grant. Funding is intended to support research into a rang...

GrantWatch ID#: 184997
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Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits to Benefit Individuals with Autism

Deadline 03/01/19 Conference Date: 01/23/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit and for-profit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of people affected by autism. Funding is intended for programs and activities that address the focus areas of education and training, culture, animal therapy, fitness and health, social ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160553

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 and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Improve the Li...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International organizations that are working to improve the quality of life and support equal opportunities for people with hearing impairments. Funding is intended for projects that concentrate on the four following areas: children, professional training, parents and families...

GrantWatch ID#: 138387

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for Improvements to Local Football F...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit community-based organizations, middle schools, and high schools in multiple states to enhance the safety, accessibility, and quality of local football fields within the funding source’s market areas. Consideration will be given to projects serving low and moderate-income neighborhoods. The fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171731
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Human Services

Deadline 03/15/19 LOI Date: 01/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit communities across a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on geographic locations where family members of the Funding Source reside. Request summaries are due prior to the submission of full proposals. Priority areas include arts, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Small Arts Nonprofits in the Quad City Region to Boost Organizati...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Illinois and Iowa small arts nonprofits in the Quad City region for activities that increase organizational impact, strength, and capacity. Eligible counties include Rock Island, Henry, and Mercer counties in Illinois; and Scott, Clinton, and Muscatine counties in Iowa. The goal of Arts Dollars is...

GrantWatch ID#: 182792

Grants to USA Organizations, Schools, and Youth in Eligible Regions for Art Projects that Add...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants of $500 and $1,000 to USA youth, schools, community organizations, and after-school programs in eligible regions for youth-led projects that use the arts to address local community issues. Funding is intended for activities that align with the following areas of focus: poverty and hunger, education, health and well-...

GrantWatch ID#: 184302

Grants to DeKalb County, Illinois Nonprofits for Youth-Oriented Projects in Arts, Education,...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to DeKalb County, Illinois nonprofits for youth-oriented projects. Youth must be involved in project development or implementation. Projects may fall in the areas of arts and culture, environment and animal welfare, community development, education, or health and human services. The project must ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163056
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local Governments in Eligible States for Beautification of Publ...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible states for community beautification and public greening projects. Eligible projects will improve the environment through natural landscaping, ground cover improvement, floral displays, and healthy urban forests along CN's rail lines. Prior...

GrantWatch ID#: 167091
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/19 LOI Date: 02/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, envir...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

Grants to Chicago, Illinois Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Health, and Human Services for t...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in the Chicago metropolitan area for programs that support human services, arts, culture, education, and healthcare for underserved populations. The Foundation is especially interested in supporting organizations that focus on: - Children's causes - Start-up initiatives wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180326
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Grants to Sangamon County Area, Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Address the Nee...

Deadline 03/22/19 LOI Date: 02/04/19

Grants totaling $50,000 to Illinois nonprofits, faith-based organizations, schools, and government entities to address issues affecting women and children in Sangamon and the surrounding counties. A letter of inquiry must be submitted before applying. Creativity, innovation, and imagination will be considered in the evalu...

GrantWatch ID#: 125107

Grants to Sangamon County, Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Programs to Improv...

Deadline 03/25/19 LOI Date: 02/04/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to Illinois charitable and faith-based organizations, schools, and certain government agencies and municipalities for programs and services for older adults in Sangamon County. LOIs must be submitted before applying. Funding is intended to enhance the quality of life and address the un...

GrantWatch ID#: 185090
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Grants to USA K-12 Schools and Parent-Teacher Groups to Improve Facilities, Purchase Equipme...

Deadline 02/08/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA K-12 public schools, charter schools, and nonprofit parent-teacher groups to enhance school resources and facilities. Funding may be requested for technology upgrades, facility renovations, tools for STEM programs, and safety improvements. Preference will be given to requests tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 176770
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs in Eligible States for Environment, Safety, and Community B...

Deadline 02/11/19

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants starting at $10,000 to USA nonprofits and educational institutions in eligible states for programs in the areas of safety, community building, and environmental responsibility. Organizations within the following states are eligible to apply for funding: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryla...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community S...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits and schools in eligible regions for public education and community service projects. Funding is intended for STEM projects, career and technical training in the skilled trades, as well as community service projects, with particular emphasis on programs that have a stro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175818
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services to Military Members, Veterans, and their F...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA nonprofits for projects and programs to support active duty military members, veterans, their caregivers, and their families. Funding is intended to support service members as they transition back to civilian life and re-enter the workforce. Focus Areas: - Military Caregivers - Famil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182067
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Health Care, Social Services, Culture, and Environme...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that are committed to improving the world in a broad range of areas. Consideration will be given to activities in the areas of education, social services, health care, civics and culture, and the environment. The categories above are not intended to l...

GrantWatch ID#: 179983
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Grants to USA and Canada Researchers for Projects that Improve Work, Education, and Living Ou...

Deadline 05/23/19 LOI Date: 03/13/19

Grants to USA and Canada full-time researchers affiliated with an institution for projects that improve workplace, education, and living outcomes for teens and youth with autism. Letters of Intent are due before the submission of a full application. Funding is intended for either measurement projects or demonstration proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 185143
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Benefit Veterans and their Families

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for scientific, charitable, and educational programs and projects that support veterans. Funding will be provided for grassroots start up projects that directly benefit veterans and their families. Projects that demonstrably benefit veterans and develop a track record of providing need...

GrantWatch ID#: 179959
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Projects that Support Veterans and their Families

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit veterans. Funding is intended for projects that support veterans in one of the following categories: financial support/services, female veterans, veteran camaraderie, service/therapy animal support, job/transition training, legal support/services, life skills,...

GrantWatch ID#: 184725
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Improve Access to Therapeutic Massage...

Deadline 04/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178262
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in the Great Lakes Region to Promote the Humane Treatment of Animals

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants generally ranging between $10,000 and $50,000 to Great Lakes Region, USA nonprofit organizations, museums, wildlife centers, zoos, and educational institutions for programs that improve the well-being of animals. Grant applicants are asked to contact staff and to submit a letter of inquiry. Funding is intended to pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 146158
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Awards to USA Individuals and Organizations for Efforts to Improve the Lives of the Blind

Deadline 04/15/19

Awards to USA individuals and organizations to recognize outstanding efforts to improve the lives of blind people. Previous winners have been recognized for changing negative perceptions of blindness, and breaking down barriers that face people who are blind. Each year, if feasible, awards are given to applicants in the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180524
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Grants to Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial S...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin organizations and individuals to foster financial stability and enhance their quality of life. 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 pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Health, Education, and Human Services...

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants to Illinois nonprofits to provide education, health, and human services programs for underserved populations in DeKalb, DuPage, Kane, and McHenry Counties. Previous grants have funded food banks, Boys and Girls Clubs, health education centers, and consumer credit counseling services.

GrantWatch ID#: 160265
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Research Projects on Public Heal...

Deadline 09/03/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

Grants averaging $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and academic insitutions for projects that contribute to research on improving public health, facilitating food distribution, and preserving natural resources. Funding is specifically intended to be used to support lower-income countries in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178057

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. Interconnected Priorities: - Thriving Children: The F...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Help Those in Need and Promote Multiculturali...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in communities where the funding source has a business presence to help those in need. Primary emphasis is given to organizations serving military members and their families. Consideration will also be given to organizations working to meet the needs of children and families and promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 155287

Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Social Change Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International social change organizations (including nonprofits and for-profits) that are in the early stages of their development for programs and projects that address important social issues at the national or global level. Funding is intended to support efforts that aim to improve the lives o...

GrantWatch ID#: 161348
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Grants to Kansas City Area Nonprofits for Education and Civic Engagement and to USA Nonprofit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Kansas and Missouri nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on education and/or benefiting Kansas City area residents through civic engagement. Grants are also made to USA nonprofits across the country for entrepreneurship programs and activities. Through these grants, the Foundation int...

GrantWatch ID#: 161824

Grants to Wisconsin and Illinois Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life in Eligible Areas

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $100 to $1,000 to Wisconsin and Illinois nonprofits in eligible areas for immediate funding for projects in the areas of health and human services, education, youth, family, aging, arts and culture, community development, and environment. Funds must be used for programs and services benefiting the State...

GrantWatch ID#: 161906
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Grants to USA Organizations for Programs for Healthcare, Religion, Underserved Youth, and Mil...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs supporting healthcare, organized religion, youth, underserved and underprivileged groups, and military members and their families. Funding is intended to support healthcare organizations conducting medical research, organizations tending to and filling the needs of disabled peop...

GrantWatch ID#: 162305
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Grants to Chicago Area, Illinois Nonprofits for Services Focusing on Developmental Disabiliti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Chicago Metropolitan Area, Illinois nonprofits providing services for individuals with developmental disabilities, and/or providing cancer treatment, education, and support services. Grants are also made to USA educational institutions (nationally) offering entrepreneurship education programs. The Foundation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162306

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Small Community P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, groups, and organizations to develop small, community-based projects in a wide range of areas, including arts, community development, and technology. Funding is intended to create positive change in the community. Each fully autonomous chapter provides its...

GrantWatch ID#: 162573
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Organizational Fundraising Events

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for fundraising event support. Funding is intended to support organizations that enhance the lives of local residents through programs in the arts, education, and women's, men's, and children's health issues. Proposals can come from both local and national nonprofits.

GrantWatch ID#: 162574

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Provide Services to International Populations of Vulnerable Child...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $25,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and activities in the developing world. Funding will typically be provided to organizations that work at the grassroots level providing direct services to children. The funding source's current grantmaking program is focused on several int...

GrantWatch ID#: 162787
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for STEM Education, the Environment, and Local Communit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, IHEs, and secondary and elementary schools for programs in communities where the funding source does business. Programs may fall in the areas of STEM education, especially nontraditional programs, the interaction between people, buildings, and the environment, and local community development. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163350

In-Kind Donations to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Religious Organizations, and Schools to Bene...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of promotional products valued at $500 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, accredited schools, and registered charities. Funds are intended to improve the quality of life of those in need. The promotional items may be used to recruit volunteers, raise awareness, thank donors, or to offer comfort to...

GrantWatch ID#: 163614
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Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs in the areas of natural resource preservation, land and water conservation, environmental sustainability, and efforts to establish a sustainable population. In Southwest Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh, grants are also awarded to local organizations addressing environmental and conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163910

Grants to USA Organizations and Individuals for Programs that Benefit the Osage Nation

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA organizations and individuals for a wide range of programs and projects that benefit the Osage Nation. Funding is intended to enrich and promote the overall well-being of the Osage citizens by supporting educational, cultural, historical, health, community, and other appropriate activities and...

GrantWatch ID#: 164343

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for valuable contributions in the areas of democracy and civil liberties, education and literacy, the environment, health and recreation, Jewish community programming, and reproductive health and rights. Interests, priorities, and geographic restrictions for each of these areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373

Grants to Rockford Area, Illinois Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Local Children

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to the greater Rockford area, Illinois nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that aim to improve the quality of life for local children. The funding source welcomes requests for capital campaigns, capital projects, improvements to infrastructures, and improvements to operations. The Endowment Fund grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 164660
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Needs, Disabilities, Disaster Relief, Education, Health, a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $250 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on disaster relief, basic needs, disabilities, education, health and wellness, and Japanese-American cross cultural enrichment. Generally, the Foundation prefers to fund specific programs rather than general operating requests. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 164770
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Empower Women and Benefit the Environ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs that encourage healthy and sustainable communities. Programs may fall in the areas of enhancing communities, empowering women, and protecting the environment. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in the communities where the funding source does ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165171
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs and Human Resource...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of basic human needs, human resources development, and the promotion of international cooperation. Within this funding category, the Foundation will especially respect trans-national, cross-border activities, local and regional under...

GrantWatch ID#: 166847
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Environment, and Neighborho...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Illinois, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Texas, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include education, arts and culture, environment, and neighborhood development. Funding may be requested for program support or event and spons...

GrantWatch ID#: 166864