Private Grants Alert

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State and Local Funding Round-Up From Around the Nation

Connecticut The Charles Nelson Robinson Fund was established in 1970 to support and promote quality educational, human services, and health care programming for underserved populations in Hartford. Applicant organizations must have a principal office located in the city of Hartford. Grant requests ...

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Planet Dog Foundation Grants to Open Soon

Private Funder: The Planet Dog Foundation; Opportunity: 2016 grants; Funding Focus: Programs which support working/service dogs; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $7,500 each to applicants from in the United States; Deadline: TBA (the foundation will open the next r...

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(REGIONAL FUNDING) Heineman Foundation Supports Programs for Minorities, Youth

Private Funder: Heineman Foundation; Opportunity: 2011 Grants; Funding Focus: Minorities, youth and the environment; Geographic Focus: Regional, in the states of CT, FL, IL, ME, MA, MT, NH, NY and NC; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Multiple awards, up to $50,000 each; Deadline: Sept. 1. Summary:...

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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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(OBESITY) Aetna Offers Range of Grants

Private Funder: Aetna Foundation; Opportunity: 2011 program grants; Funding Focus: Obesity, healthcare and equity; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Grant amounts vary based on the quality and quantity of applications received. Regional grant awards generally range from $...

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(REGIONAL FUNDING) WellPoint Foundation Offers Health Grants

Private Funder: WellPoint Foundation; Opportunity: Signature Healthy Generations; Funding Focus: Community-based healthcare services; Geographic Focus: Regional, see list below; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies; Deadline: May 13. Summary: The WellPoint Foundation, formerly the Anthem Founda...

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(ARTS) New England Foundation Provides National Theater Grants

Private Funder: New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA); Opportunity: National Theater Pilot (NFP); Funding Focus: Arts and culture; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations; Funding: Awards range up to $130,000 each; Deadline: March 31. Summary: These NFP grants are inte...

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(HUMANITIES) Dell Foundation

Funder: Dell Foundation; Opportunity: Equipping Youth Grants; Funding Focus: Education; Geographic Focus: National (but where Dell has facilities); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $10,000 each; Deadlines: Varies. Summary: The Dell Foundation, the corporate giving division of Dell Inc., is c...

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