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Foundation Grants Support Healthy Outdoor Activities

The Colorado Health Foundation is seeking applications for its Colorado Activating Places and Spaces Together program. Deadline: Oct. 15 (the foundation made $65 million in grants last year). Grants will be awarded in support of local projects designed to encourage people to get outdoors and activ...

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Eco-friendly Funds Go for Outdoor Projects

Greening Forward, a Denver-based environmental advocacy group, rolls out its funding program this year to provide grants to teams of youth volunteers (ages 5-25) for conservation projects, such as community beautification, recycling and waste reduction, Earth Day celebration/special events, environm...

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State and Local Funding Opportunities from Around the Nation

The Intercultural Harmony Program, an initiative of the Laura Jane Musser Fund, promotes mutual understanding and cooperation between groups and citizens of different cultural backgrounds within defined geographical areas.

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Scholarships Offered for Students With Disabilities

The mission of the American Association on Health and Disability is to contribute to national, state, and local efforts to promote health and wellness in people with disabilities and to identify effective intervention strategies. Deadline: Nov. 15. The AAHD Scholarship Program supports students wi...

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(YOUTH) FEX Offers Social Justice Collaboration Grants

Private Funder: Funding Exchange (FEX); Opportunity: 2011 Social Justice Collaboration Grants; Funding Focus: Underserved and social justice; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: varies; Deadline: Rolling. Summary: To create high-impact progressive change, the Funding Excha...

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(YOUTH) God's Gift Foundation Offers Children-Program Funding

Private Funder: God's Gift; Opportunity: Annual grants; Funding Focus: Education and child welfare; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies; Deadline: Rolling. Summary: God's Gift is a small private foundation based in Temecula, CA, that made just $242,000 in grants rec...

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(EDUCATION) Jaquelin Hume Foundation Provides K-12 Grants

Private Funder: Jaquelin Hume Foundation; Opportunity: Education Grants; Funding Focus: Education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $75,000; Deadline: Sept. 15. Summary: Founded in 1962 by the scion of a California vegetable-processing company --Jaquelin Hume -- t...

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(ENVIRONMENT) Altman Foundation Supports Ecological Grants

Private Funder: Jenifer Altman Foundation; Opportunity: 2011 funding programs; Funding Focus: Environment, science and health; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: The majority of grants range in amount from $1,000 to $10,000 each; Deadline: None. Summary:  The Jenifer...

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(OUTDOORS) Kenney Watershed Protection Foundation Provides Environmental Funds

Private Funder: William C. Kenney Watershed Protection Foundation; Opportunity: 2011 Wick Fund grants; Funding Focus: Environment; Geographic Focus: Regional funding (see Exclusive PGA Insider's Tip); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies; Deadline: Rolling. Summary: The mission of the William C...

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(FUNDING) Grantseekers' Audio Conference Sparks Overwhelming Response

 CD Publications' upcoming audio conference -- "Mining New Funding in HUD's 2011 Budget & Beyond" -- has spurred tremendous interest from within the grantseeking community, with pre-event reservations fast approaching the "sold out" stage. The audio conference, set for next Thursday (May 1...

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