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Western States to Benefit from Watershed Program

Through WaterSMART, Reclamation works cooperatively with Western states, tribes and local entities as they plan for and implement actions to increase water supply through investments to modernize existing infrastructure and attention to local water conflicts. This program contributes to the WaterSMART strategy by providing funding to watershed groups to encourage diverse stakeholders to form local solutions to address their water management needs.

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(COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT) Alcoa Offers Range of Grants

Private Funder: Alcoa Foundation; Opportunity: Alcoa 2011 program grants; Funding Focus: Conservation and sustainability, education, health and safety and community partnerships; Geographic Focus: National (where Alcoa has locations); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Since 1952, Alcoa Foundation ha...

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(DISABILITIES) Dr. Scholl Foundation

Private Funder: Dr. Scholl Foundation; Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Private education, efforts for children and the developmentally disabled, civic and cultural institutions, social service agencies, hospitals and healthcare, environmental organizations and religious institutions; ...

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(ENVIRONMENT) Nat'l Fish & Wildlife Foundation

Private Funder: Nat'l Fish & Wildlife Foundation (NFWF); Opportunity: Coral Reef Conservation Fund (CRCF); Funding Focus: Environment; Geographic Focus: Multistate (Florida, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, American Samoa & Guam); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: A majority of awar...

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(EDUCATION) Senators Unveil Bills to Reform NCLB, Improve Funding

Sens. Russ Feingold (D-WI) and Pat Leahy (D-VT) unveiled two bills aimed at reforming the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) education law, reducing NCLB mandates and offering more funding for schools to improve classroom benchmark testing. The Feingold-Leahy bills will be introduced when the Senate recon...

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(ARTS) Chamber Music America

Private Funder: Chamber Music America; Opportunity: Presenting Jazz; Funding Focus: Music; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Ensembles and performers; Funding: Grants of $5,000 to $12,000 are available to presenters throughout the country; Deadline: Oct. 15. Summary: The Chamber Music Americ...

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(HEALTH) HHS Sets Aside Funds For 'Healthy Tomorrows' Effort

Agency: Dept. of Health & Human Services, Health Resources & Services Admin. Program: Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program (CFDA Number 93.110) (Funding Opportunity Number HRSA-11-029). Eligibility: Any public or private entity is eligible to apply. These include healthcare fac...

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(ENVIRONMENT) $1M Goes for Hawaiian Education Programs

Agency: Commerce Dept. (Nat'l Oceanic & Atmospheric Admin., NOAA); Program: 2011 Bay Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) Hawaii Program (CFDA Number: 11.473) (Funding Opportunity Number: NOAA-NOS-CSC-2011-2002463); Eligibility: Governments, K-12 schools, institutions of higher education and...

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(HEALTHCARE) First-Time Mothers Program Funds Available

Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (HHS), Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA); Program: Maternal and Child Health Federal Consolidated Programs/the Community Based Doula Program (CFDA Number: 93.110) (Funding Opportunity Number: HRSA-10-036); Eligibility: Faith-based and com...

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(EDUCATION) Yum! Brands Foundation Funds Variety of Programs

(Deadline: Rolling) Yum! Brands Foundation, philanthropic arm of the Louisville, KY-based restaurant conglomerate, supports hundreds of charities, focusing on programs such as hunger relief, creation of after-hour daycare, reading incentives, child safety and mentoring at-risk teens. The company aw...

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