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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Mentor Native American Youth in Entrepreneurial Projects

Deadline 12/21/18

Grants of $10,000 to teams of USA nonprofits and Native American youth for entrepreneurial projects that will benefit the local Native American community. Sponsoring nonprofits will mentor one Native American youth through the process of completing the project. Running Strong provides ten $10,000 grants each year to co...

GrantWatch ID#: 166155

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Libraries for Community Book Events and Read...

Deadline 01/24/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and public libraries for community reading programs and book events. Funding is intended to support keynote sessions, lectures by authors, panel discussions, writing contests, performances, and boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184644

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 and In-Kind Technical Support to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innova...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, materials recovery facilities, and for-profit organizations to initiate a plastics recycling program in local communities throughout the country. Funding and technical assistance are intended to support the Funding Source's new innovative progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184742

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Breast Cancer Out...

Deadline 12/14/18

Award of $1,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, individuals, and organizations for innovative projects to improve breast cancer education and patient care. Funding is intended to support conferences, research, community outreach, and educational projects in the United States or abro...

GrantWatch ID#: 176962

Award to a USA Nonprofit or Agency for Outstanding Disaster Preparedness Efforts

Deadline 12/17/18

Award to a USA nonprofit organization or government agency to recognize outstanding efforts in promoting resilient communities. The purpose of this award is to promote awareness of disaster preparedness and to encourage discussions on strengthening community response and recovery actions following major disasters and event...

GrantWatch ID#: 177151

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Young Adults in Need

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that improve the quality of life of those in need. Funding is intended to support innovative programs that provide a second chance to children and young adults (from birth through age 24) during times of hardship. Foundation's Vision: - To create support...

GrantWatch ID#: 178254

Awards to USA Jewish Youth for Outstanding Leadership in Volunteer Service

Deadline 12/18/18

Awards of $36,000 to USA Jewish teenagers 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 tikkun olam (repairing the world). The Diller Family Foundation knows th...

GrantWatch ID#: 177330

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

Deadline 02/25/19 Conference Date: 12/18/18

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 Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Develop and Implement Value-Based Health C...

Deadline 02/22/19 Conference Date: 12/19/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, tribal organizations, public organizations, and faith-based organizations to develop and implement value-based health care initiatives in rural areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of this program is to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 184839

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Midwest States to Provide Breast Cancer Education a...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Iowa, Illinois, Nebraska, and South Dakota nonprofits and agencies in eligible counties to increase the accessibility of breast cancer screenings, diagnosis, and treatment. Programs may align with the following areas of focus: breast cancer education, reducing barriers to care, and patient navi...

GrantWatch ID#: 131779

Grants to Nebraska and Western Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Youth, Economic Development,...

Deadline 01/15/19 Conference Date: 12/20/18

Grants to Nebraska and Western Iowa nonprofits and agencies for programs in the areas of preparing youth for success in education and employment, promoting economic development, and supporting local efforts to build thriving communities. Applicants must speak with a program officer prior to submitting an application. Yo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178879

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits to Promote Social Justice

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA and territories, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofit community-centric organizations to promote social justice. The following funding priorities have been identified by the Funding Source: building movements toward social change, organizing to shift power, creating new structures, and d...

GrantWatch ID#: 176939

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Outreach Programs and Research Rel...

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for outreach programs and research that focus on humane education. Funding is intended for projects that have a positive impact on society and that support a message of respect and kindness without advocating f...

GrantWatch ID#: 184881
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, Tribes, IHEs, and Agencies for Recycling Receptac...

Deadline 12/30/18

In-kind grants of recycling receptacles in public spaces to USA nonprofits, government agencies, religious organizations, K-12 schools, IHEs and tribal governments. The grant program was designed to support local community environmental initiatives by supplying recipients with recycling bins for beverage containers. Wh...

GrantWatch ID#: 176168
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the Connection Between Americans and the State of Isr...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to strengthen the State of Israel, its connection with the USA, and to foster an affinity between young Jewish students or professionals and the State of Israel. Applicants must contact program staff more than two weeks prior to the deadline to apply in that cycle. The Foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991

Grants to Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Nonprofits to Enhance the Well-Being of Needy Chi...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,499 to Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota nonprofits in the Sioux City Tri-State area for one-time, special program needs. Funding is intended to improve the lives of local at-risk children and youth. Examples of possible grants include funding for tutors or playground equipment. Programs m...

GrantWatch ID#: 176085
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Grants to New Hampton Area, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Local Tourism

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to New Hampton area, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects that promote tourism in the local area. Funding is intended for high-impact and innovative activities that will have a positive impact on the New Hampton community.

GrantWatch ID#: 176482

Grants to Chickasaw County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local or Rural Communiti...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to Chickasaw County, Iowa nonprofits and agencies for programs in the areas of human services, environment, health, art and culture, community betterment, education, and historical preservation. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for local residents and to develop rural...

GrantWatch ID#: 176483
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Grants to Grundy County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Health, and Human...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to Grundy County, Iowa nonprofits, churches, schools, and agencies for programs in the areas of arts, culture, health, community betterment, historic preservation, education, human services and the environment. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for local residents, as well as those in rural areas.

GrantWatch ID#: 176667

Grants to Butler County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Environment, Education, Arts, and H...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants starting at $500 to Butler County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs and projects that aim to create a better quality of life for local residents. Funding will be provided for proposals that address the areas of arts and culture, education, community betterment, environment, histori...

GrantWatch ID#: 176929
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Change Initiatives that Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for social change initiatives to benefit Jewish women and girls. Funding is intended for programs that address issues in the following impact areas: leadership and education, economic empowerment, and legal advocacy/social justice. Organizations may request specific program support...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953
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Grants to South Central Iowa and North Central Missouri Nonprofits to Benefit Eligible Commu...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants of up to $500 to South Central Iowa and North Central Missouri nonprofit organizations for a range of activities that benefit communities within the funding source’s service networks. Priority will be given to activities that impact the largest percentage of community members.

GrantWatch ID#: 177501
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Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Organizations, Teachers and Youth for Neighborhood Wildlif...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $750 to USA, Canada, and Mexico organizations, schools, and youth for innovative neighborhood activities and events that incorporate birds, the arts, gardening, a science project, and community participation. Funding is intended for programs that inspire others to organize similar events in thei...

GrantWatch ID#: 177887

Grants to USA Youth Track and Field and Running Clubs to Enhance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA youth track and field and running clubs to enhance programs and experiences for youth in sports programs. Priority will be given to applicants who are located in low-income areas. Funding is intended to help support and broaden programs that are high quality, attract diverse ethnic and socio-economic youth, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179469
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Fellowship to a USA, Canada, or International Organization for a Project that Relates to Safe...

Deadline 12/31/18

Fellowship of up to $25,000 to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit, for-profit, advocacy organization, IHE, research center, or grassroots organization for an innovative human rights project related to safety and change in Central America's Northern Triangle. Funding is intended for projects that will bring about sys...

GrantWatch ID#: 179931
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Grants to Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Nonprofits to Enhance the Well-Being of Needy Chi...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $50,000 to Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota nonprofit organizations in the Sioux City Tri-State area for new or ongoing programs that improve the lives of local children and youth ages 0 to 18. Programs that benefit at-risk or needy children in the community are encouraged. Specifically, gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 182273

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innovativ...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, social entrepreneurs, and for-profit enterprises for innovative solutions that address global challenges. Applications are invited from smaller or startup-phase organizations that may use funds to field and grow their projects to scale. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182465

Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and rely on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and better their community. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees for charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected charity...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 01/01/19

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. An InterConnectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811
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Grants to Iowa and Wisconsin Nonprofits, Public Service Agencies, and Schools for Safety Proj...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,000 to Iowa and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, municipalities, police and fire departments, schools, IHEs, libraries, and other public service organizations for specific safety-related projects or equipment. Funding is intended for one-time grants that will benefit a wide range of people ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181842
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Grants to USA Nonprofits Serving Adults and Children with Disabilities to Endorse the Use of...

Deadline 01/02/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofit health and human services organizations serving adults and children with disabilities to promote the use of person-first language. Proposals must describe how the applicant organization is unique and how its adoption of person-first language will make a positive impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 180876

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Support Jewish People in Need Outs...

Deadline 01/03/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to support Jewish people and communities in need outside of the United States. Funding is specifically intended to support Jewish people in need and to promote charitable initiatives in Israel. Grant activities should fall into the categories of: - Jewish Identit...

GrantWatch ID#: 177581

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Organizations for Housing, Infrastructure, and Economic...

Deadline 01/07/19

Grants to USA tribal governments and tribal organizations for programs to develop Native American and Alaska Native communities, particularly benefiting low- and moderate-income individuals. Funding is intended for programs to create economic opportunities, decent housing, and suitable living environments. Grants are aw...

GrantWatch ID#: 171996

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Humanities Television, Film, and Radio Docu...

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and higher education institutions for the development of documentary television, radio, and film programs involving the humanities. Funding is intended to support media projects grounded in humanities scholarship...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 01/23/19 Conference Date: 01/09/19

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 available for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that yield an immediate and quantifiable impact on the National Forest S...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 01/10/19

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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Grants to Waterloo, Iowa Organizations for Capital Projects that Promote the Local Tourist T...

Deadline 01/11/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Waterloo, Iowa organizations for capital projects that promote the local tourist industry. Funding is intended to support equipment purchases and capital improvements that have a notable effect on the tourist trade, drawing increased numbers of visitors who remain overnight in the City. Experi...

GrantWatch ID#: 149253
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Grants to Waterloo, Iowa Organizations and Businesses for Events that Foster Increased Touri...

Deadline 01/11/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to Waterloo, Iowa organizations and businesses for events that promote the local tourist industry. Funding is intended to support marketing and other event-related costs such as facility rentals, honorariums, mailings, security, and transportation. The Experience Waterl...

GrantWatch ID#: 184808
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Grants to Clay County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Recreation, Human Services, an...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations and local units of government to address issues that impact the quality of life in Clay County. Funding is intended to support current and emerging needs in the areas of education, arts and culture, community betterment, health, and human services. Request...

GrantWatch ID#: 135944
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Grants to Iowa Agencies and Nonprofits for Cultural, Recreational, and Educational Attractio...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to Iowa local government agencies and nonprofit organizations for projects aimed at increasing local tourism and community attraction. Funding is intended to support transformative endeavors providing cultural, educational, entertainment, sports, and recreational attractions to the area. Eligible projects benefit th...

GrantWatch ID#: 145080
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Grants to Marshall County, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Arts, Education, Envir...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to Marshall County, Iowa nonprofit organizations, government entities, and schools for projects that contribute to the overall quality of life in the region. Eligible program areas include arts and culture, community development, recreation, education, environmental protection, health, historic preservation, and hum...

GrantWatch ID#: 146418

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Library to Acknowledge Contributions to Information...

Deadline 01/15/19

Award of $1,000 and a $500 travel stipend to a USA, Canada, or International library to acknowledge contributions to the development and augmentation of information literacy instruction. The award is available to both academic and non-academic libraries. Preference will be given to low-cost creative and practical programs,...

GrantWatch ID#: 166586
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Grants to Grinnell, Iowa Nonprofits and Organizations for Initiatives that Promote Tourism

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Grinnell, Iowa nonprofits and organizations for projects and events that draw tourists from outside of the immediate area. Applicants must meet with staff prior to submitting an application. The grant program encourages initiatives that attract visitors, in particular, those touris...

GrantWatch ID#: 175516
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Grants to Louisiana, Iowa, and Florida Nonprofits for Health, Arts, Environment, Education, ...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to Louisiana, Iowa, and Florida nonprofit organizations in eligible communities for programs in the areas of education, community development, arts and humanities, healthcare, human services, and environment. Consideration will be given to new, creative, and beneficial programs. Funding may also be requested for ope...

GrantWatch ID#: 176726
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Jewish Leader Who Has Made a Global Impact

Deadline 01/15/19

Award to recognize a USA, Canada, or International individual Jewish leader under the age of 50 who has made a significant, tangible, and positive global impact. Individuals may be nominated for achievements in any field, including the environment, genetics, medical education, public education, humanitarian relief, human r...

GrantWatch ID#: 177586

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: hunger relief, shelter and housing, self-sufficiency, arts and culture, disaster reli...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Grassroots Social Change Initiatives

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants ranging from $6,000 to $12,000 to USA organizations in states west of the Mississippi River to support grassroots social change activities. Eligible States include Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Nort...

GrantWatch ID#: 181081

Grants to Mahaska County, Iowa Nonprofits for Quality Education, Income, and Health Projects

Deadline 01/16/19

Grants to local Iowa nonprofit organizations and agencies that provide high-quality, effective services for the benefit of those living and working in Mahaska County. These grants are specifically intended to support proposals focusing on the areas of, education, income and financial stability, and health. Eligible prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 138556