Private Grants Alert

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Foundation Aids Community Development, Health

The Kansas Health Foundation is seeking applications for its Impact and Capacity Grants Initiative. Deadline: Sept. 17 (the foundation made $19 million in grants last year). The initiative supports efforts aligned with the KHF goal of reducing health disparities among Kansans. The program is focus...

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State and Local Funding Opportunities from Around the Nation

Arizona, California and Texas The Sundt Foundation funds activities and programs undertaken by nonprofits to improve quality of life for disadvantaged children in communities where Sundt has an established office (Phoenix, Tucson, AZ; Sacramento, San Diego, CA; and San Antonio, TX). Multiple awards...

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(TIPS) PGA Reader Uses Deadline Calendar to Find Funding

A PGA reader from Chicago says the online Grant Deadline Calendar is helping her find grant opportunities to support her organization's programs for the unemployed and those suffering from chronic diseases. Eula Burge, a grantseeker with Proactive Community Services, tells us that the calendar is a...

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(MINORITIES) Moriah Fund Supports the Disadvantaged, Social Justice

Private Funder: Moriah Fund; Opportunity: 2011 grants; Funding Focus: The disadvantaged and social justice; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $380,000; Deadline: Rolling (Letter of Inquiry) & Sept. 1 (proposal). Summary: The Moriah Fund is a private foundation ...

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(OUTDOORS) Bikes Belong Launches New Funding Effort

Funder: Bikes Belong; Opportunity: Community Partnership Grants; Funding Focus: Obesity, environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Community partnerships, with a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit or city/county government as the lead organization; Funding: Awards of $5,000 to $10,000 each; Deadline:...

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(EDUCATION) Lorrie Otto Provides Seeds Money for Education

 Private Funder: Wild Ones andLorrie Otto; Opportunity: 2011-2012 Lorrie Otto Seeds for Education Grants; Funding Focus: Education and the environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Schools, nature centers or other nonprofit educational organizations; Funding: Awards up to $500 each;...

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(ARTS) AMPAA Offers Education Program Funding

Private Funder: Academy Foundation, the educational and preservation wing of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (AMPAA); Opportunity: 2012 Institutional Grants; Funding Focus: Education and the arts; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: In 2010, the program di...

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(OUTDOORS) BoatU.S. Foundation Promotes Boating Safety, Education

Private Funder: BoatU.S. Foundation; Opportunity: Grassroots Grants Program; Funding Focus: Education and the environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $4,000 each; Deadline: Applications for the 2012 grants cycle will be available at the beginning of next year...

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(ENVIRONMENT) Gilmore Foundation Provides 'Green' Grants

Private Funder: Gilmore Foundation;Opportunity: Climate Change Solutions 2011 grants; Funding Focus: Environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $12,000 each; Deadline: Aug. 5. Summary: The foundation's Climate Change Solutions program builds on longstanding Mer...

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(PUBLIC SAFETY) Planet Dog Foundation Offers Service Grants

Private Funder: The Planet Dog Foundation;Opportunity: 2011 grants; Funding Focus: Programs which support working/service dogs; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $7,500 each to applicants from anywhere in the United States; Deadline: Aug. 12 (Letter of Intent). Sum...

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