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Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits and For-Profits to Benefit Individ...

Deadline 03/01/19

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 Westchester, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Basic Needs, ...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants to Westchester, New York, nonprofits, government agencies, and school districts for programs that strengthen the community and improve the lives of local residents. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of promising futures and thriving comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 180881

Grants to Sullivan County, New York Nonprofits for Arts and Cultural Programming

Deadline 03/16/19 Conference Date: 02/23/19

Grants ranging from $300 to $15,000 to Sullivan County, New York nonprofit arts and cultural organizations for the presentation and production of cultural programming. First-time applicants must participate in a workshop and speak to program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for quality arts programs, projects, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 154004

Grants to Capital Region, New York Nonprofits to Benefit the Community, the Field of Classic...

Deadline 02/27/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to New York nonprofit organizations in the Capital Region for creative projects that meet the changing needs of local communities. Preference will be shown to organizations and/or programs that positively impact the residents of Amsterdam, New York, serve those with disabilities, and b...

GrantWatch ID#: 167534

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies for Arts Activities in Underserved Communities

Deadline 04/11/19 Conference Date: 02/27/19

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underserved populations. Applications are invited for projects that promote public engagement with various forms of arts programming that emphasize the potential of the arts in community ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794
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Grants to Delaware, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania Libraries and Organizations to Imp...

Deadline 04/05/19 Conference Date: 02/27/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to New York, New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania libraries and community-based organizations for training and programs that improve access to health information. Funding is intended to support projects that advance health information, improve the ability to locate high-quality biomedical and heal...

GrantWatch ID#: 184630

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Herkimer and Oneida Counties for Economic Development, Educ...

Deadline 03/29/19 LOI Date: 02/28/19

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations in Herkimer and Oneida Counties for education, health, arts and culture, and economic development. Applicants must contact the funding source and submit a draft application prior to applying. Projects outside the Foundation's priority areas may be considered. Priority Areas: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 152161

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Local Programs Addressing Crucial ...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants ranging from $150 to $2,000 to New York nonprofit organizations in Mount Vernon, Yonkers, Tuckahoe, Eastchester, and Bronxville for programs addressing specific community needs. Funding is intended to support equipment purchases, special projects, and program enhancements.

GrantWatch ID#: 167395

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

Deadline 02/28/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to Tompkins County, New York Nonprofits and Municipalities for Events that Promote Lo...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to Tompkins County, New York municipalities and nonprofit organizations for community events that promote and support the region's unique history and culture. Funding is intended to enhance the quality of life for local residents through events that are free and open to all, and are plann...

GrantWatch ID#: 175718

Grants to USA Local Housing Organizations in Eligible States for Homeowner Education and Sup...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofit housing organizations in eligible states for housing initiatives that benefit low-to-moderate-income families in the funding source's service area. Funding will be provided for programs and services focusing on homebuyer counseling, homebuyer education, and foreclosure prevention activities. The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178345

Grants to Allegany County, New York Nonprofits for Social, Educational, Civic, and Cultural ...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,000 to New York nonprofits for social, educational, civic, and cultural projects that bring significant benefit to the residents of Allegany County. Priority will be given to special projects that are non-recurring rather than campaigns to fund general operations. Area service organizations l...

GrantWatch ID#: 180795

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Employment Services for ...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible communities for employment services for individuals who have emigrated from Puerto Rico or who are unemployed or underemployed as a result of Hurricane Maria. Funding is intended to support career development and job readiness services, outr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184083

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 02/28/19

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

Grants to Western New York Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible Counties for Sustainable Charac...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants of up to $400 and grants of up to $500 to Western New York public and private schools and nonprofit youth-oriented organizations in eligible counties for character-driven educational programming. Funding is intended to support initiatives and projects in the community, organization, or school that are sustainable an...

GrantWatch ID#: 184784

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Fundraising Efforts that Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects and ideas that are focused on raising funds to build communities and help underserved groups and individuals. Funding will be based on the ability of an organization to raise donations for their cause. Three types of grants will be awarded: Project grants, Incentive grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 185251

Grants to Red Rock Area, New York Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to Red Rock Area, New York nonprofit organizations and public agencies to enhance the quality of life of local residents and to improve public services. Funding is intended for public recreation facilities, conservation work, educational scholarships, and fire and rescue facilities. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158843

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Implement Public Humanities Projects that Engage Local Comm...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for the implementation of public humanities projects. Projects should encourage audiences to examine their values, explore new ideas, and interact with others in the State. Formats can include roundtables, workshops, panel discussions, humanities-infu...

GrantWatch ID#: 163917

Grants to USA Organizations and Individuals to Strengthen Communities and Protect the Environ...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants typically of $6,000 to USA organizations and individuals for activities that strengthen local communities and protect the environment in small but meaningful ways. The Foundation seeks to improve the lives of a diverse spectrum of people in need of assistance through projects that enrich groups and organizations, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 166044

Grants to Rochester, New York Neighborhood Groups and Associations to Enhance the Quality of...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $750, $2,000, and $2,500 to Rochester, New York neighborhood and community associations, and block clubs for projects that will enhance the quality of life for residents of the city's East Side. Funding is intended to support organizations that are resident-controlled and neighborhood-based such as landlord...

GrantWatch ID#: 167327

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Help Children with Tourette Syndrome

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to meet the needs of children who have been diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome. The award process incorporates significant flexibility in order to consider a broad range of programs. Please note that all requests must be consistent with the mission of the Foundation: “To he...

GrantWatch ID#: 174462
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Grants to New York Organizations to Address a Wide Range of Community Needs and Issues

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants to New York City organizations and groups for programs and projects that address a wide range of community needs and issues. Funding is intended to support community-initiated solutions to solve local problems, constituents mobilizing for adequate and equitable resources, and groups organizing a collective voice am...

GrantWatch ID#: 175702

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New York Nonprofits and Agencies to Support Local ...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $3,000 to Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New York nonprofit organizations and public agencies in eligible areas to preserve and encourage community-based agricultural ventures. Eligible regions include the Northwest corner of Litchfield County, Connecticut, northeast Dutchess and Columbia cou...

GrantWatch ID#: 178059

Grants to Monroe County, New York Nonprofits to Support Women and Promote Their Economic Se...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to Monroe County, New York nonprofits for programs that benefit women and girls and help them achieve economic independence. Programs should seek to help girls and women gain the skills, education, jobs, and training needed to help them earn a living wage. The RWGC considers and funds programs ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179808

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 03/08/19 LOI Date: 03/01/19

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. An LOI is required before submitting a full application. This fund provides a way for farmers to address the...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Medical Providers, and Faith-Based Organizations to Incr...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, AIDS service organizations, community organizations, medical providers, faith-based organizations, and governmental organizations to increase access to, and education about, sterile syringe use among drug users. Strategic partnerships are ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183889
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Grants to USA Indigenous-Based Nonprofits for Programs to Protect and Defend the Earth

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to USA Indigenous-based nonprofit organizations to protect Native lands and water resources against threats to the environment and their cultural vitality. Funding is intended for Native-led actions against unwanted development, incursions, and extractive industries as well as threats to...

GrantWatch ID#: 185186

Grants to USA Individuals and Community Groups for Programs and Projects that Promote Wildfi...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of $500 to USA individuals, neighborhoods, and groups for a one-day community project or event that promotes wildfire safety. Funding is intended for projects that improve and promote wildfire safety and involve the participation of residents working collaboratively. Eligible activities will be coordinated by a sing...

GrantWatch ID#: 185237

Grants to South Central New York Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Counties to B...

Deadline 03/05/19

Grants ranging from $5,001 to $15,000 to South Central New York nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and public school systems in eligible counties to address community needs. A Letter of Intent must be submitted and approved two weeks prior to the deadline. Funding is intended to support community programs,...

GrantWatch ID#: 174420
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Grants to New York Nonprofits and For-Profits to Improve Health for Vulnerable State Residen...

Deadline 05/07/19 LOI Date: 03/05/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to New York nonprofit and for-profit organizations to improve the health of State residents. An inquiry form must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support projects benefiting vulnerable communities that have a regional or statewide impact on the State’s health sys...

GrantWatch ID#: 179490

Grants to New York City Nonprofits to Improve Existing Youth Services and Programs

Deadline 03/07/19

Grants of $25,000 to New York community-based organizations for programs and services that benefit youth (ages 5 to 25 years old) in the five boroughs of New York City. Funding is specifically intended to help strengthen existing youth programs and services by addressing issues or problems at the point of service, where s...

GrantWatch ID#: 174510

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Promote STEM Education and Financial Literacy

Deadline 03/08/19

Grants starting at $2,500 to Arizona, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, and Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs that promote financial resilience in youth. Eligible program areas are STEM education and financial literacy. The Foundation supports program...

GrantWatch ID#: 169155
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 03/10/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177
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Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Universities for Programs that Integrate STEM and Env...

Deadline 03/12/19

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA and territories and Canada nonprofit organizations and universities for programs that synthesize K-12 STEM education and environmental stewardship and sustainability. Funding is intended to increase the impact of existing innovative programs that use the environment as a pathway to STEM ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 168077
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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 to Support Children, Families, and Disenfranchised Groups

Deadline 07/15/19 LOI Date: 03/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations creating positive change through promoting self-sufficiency and community integration. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Programs should address issues affecting children and families and disenfranchised groups. Sp...

GrantWatch ID#: 138499
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Community-Based Chamber Music Lea...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for community-based chamber music instruction programs. Priority will be given to programs that promote diversity and improve access to music in underserved communities. Particular interest is given to programs serving students ages 18 and...

GrantWatch ID#: 144087
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Grants to USA and Canada Universalist Groups to Promote Social Change through Community Mobi...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA and Canada non-Unitarian Universalist groups working to promote systemic change through community organizing and mobilization. Priority will be given to specific and active campaigns that promote social, economic, and political change. The Foundation expects the organization’s infrastru...

GrantWatch ID#: 148695

Grants to Walton, New York Nonprofits for Culture and Social Well-Being

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for projects to enhance social well-being and cultural life in Walton. Inquiries by interested applicants must be received two weeks before the deadline date. Requests will be accepted for capacity building as well as for program and capital support.

GrantWatch ID#: 166495
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Enhance K-12 Education and Promote Professional Development for ...

Deadline 10/15/19 LOI Date: 03/15/19

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for creative programs to improve the quality of K-12 education. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Priorities for grantmaking include proposals related to school and curriculum reform initiatives, and opportunities for p...

GrantWatch ID#: 169070

Grants to USA Nonprofits East of the Mississippi River for Civil and Human Rights Initiatives

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in states east of the Mississippi River for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to promote community involvement in civil and human rights issues. Program goals should be to affect local, state, regional, or national level change. Most grants are for general support. Abel...

GrantWatch ID#: 173683
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Grants to New York Nonprofits, Fire and Police Departments, and Ambulance Services to Improv...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to New York nonprofits, fire and police departments, and volunteer ambulance services in Southern Dutchess and Putnam Counties for emergency medical equipment and training. Funding is intended to increase access to emergency health services in order to save lives. Through additional resources avai...

GrantWatch ID#: 174944

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Benefit Residents of Broome, Chenango, Tioga, Delaware, and...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations serving residents of Broome, Chenango, Tioga, Delaware, and Otsego Counties. Applicants must submit an LOI two weeks before the deadline. Funding is intended to support programming, capacity building projects, and small capital purchases. Applicants...

GrantWatch ID#: 175352
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Human Services, Healthcare, and M...

Deadline 05/01/19 LOI Date: 03/15/19

Grants to Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New York, and Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in eligible communties for programs in education, human services, healthcare, and medical research. New applicants must submit an LOI before applying. In addition to the local regional focus, the Fund has also supported multi-regional ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176223

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Libraries and Associated Groups for Excellence in Pu...

Deadline 03/15/19

Awards to USA, Canada, and International libraries and library-serving organizations to recognize an exemplary public relations or strategic communication program. Possible programs include year-long centennial celebrations, summer literacy programs, awareness campaigns, innovative community partnerships, or fundraising fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179527

Grants to New York City Asian-American Female Artists and Nonprofits for Projects that Addre...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to New York City Asian-American female artists and nonprofit organizations that use arts and culture to address social issues. Funding is intended to support projects that promote women's leadership and address critical issues that affect Asian American women, girls, and families. Asian Women Giv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180174
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Grants to New York Nonprofits to Enhance Education for Youth and Adults in Herkimer and Onei...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for education enrichment programs serving youth or adults in Herkimer and Oneida counties. To begin the application process, applicants must submit a grant intake form. Programs must enhance or support academic outcomes or employment readiness for beneficiaries. F...

GrantWatch ID#: 182582

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 03/15/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 184293