Private Grants Alert

Community Grants

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Airline Foundation Supports Needy Children, Families

Private Funder: American Airlines Foundation ; Opportunity: Community grants; Funding Focus: K-12 education, children and youth; Geographic Focus: National, in the areas where the airline has operations; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies; Deadline: Rolling. Summary: The program funds proj...

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Foundation Favors Health, STEM Education Projects

Funder: Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation (formerly The Bristol-Myers Fund); Opportunity: Community grants; Funding Focus: Mental health, K-12 science education, veterans and diabetes prevention; Geographic Focus: National (where the company has a presence); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Vari...

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Group Offers Grants to Promote Urban Bird-Watching

Private Funder: Celebrate Urban Birds; Opportunity: 2016 Mini-Grant Program; Funding Focus: Education, bird-watching and the environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Museums, libraries, community centers, clubs and schools; Funding: Multiple grants up to $500 each; Deadline (TBA): T...

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Empowerment Projects can Win AAUW Awards

Private Funder: American Assn. of University Women (AAUW); Opportunity: Community Action Grants; Funding Focus: Education, women and girls; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: AAUW organizations, individuals and local community-based nonprofit organizations; Funding: Multiple awards rangin...

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Community Growth Projects Get Funding Boost from Blackstone

Foundation: Blackstone Charitable Foundation; Opportunity: Innovation Grants; Funding Focus: Workforce, entrepreneurship, education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits and colleges; Funding: Multiple awards up to $300,000 each; Deadline: (TBA) last year's deadline was ...

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Funding Competition Open for Bikeways, Trails, Paths Grants

Funder: Bikes Belong; Opportunity: PeopleForBikes (PFB) Community Grants; Funding Focus: Obesity, environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Community partnerships, with a 501(c) (3) nonprofit or city/county governments; Funding: Awards of $5,000 to $10,000 each; Deadline: Oct. 9 (app...

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