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Conservation Foundation Seeks Proposals for Memorial Fund

The Wyoming Wildlife Foundation, a component fund of the Wyoming Community Foundation, is inviting proposals for its Memorial Bear Fund, which was established in 1992 to honor the memory of biologists Kirk Inberg and Kevin Roy and pilots Ray Austin and Fred Reed. Deadline: Oct. 2. The fund support...

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(EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION) Andrew Family Foundation Offers Literacy Grants

Private Funder: Andrew Family Foundation; Opportunity: 2011 Opportunity Knocks literacy grants; Funding Focus: Early childhood literacy; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits (the foundation has a detailed list of eligibility requirements, see below); Funding: $250,000 for multiple awa...

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(OUTDOORS) Ardia Environmental Foundation Provides Education Grants

Private Funder: Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation; Opportunity: 2011 program grants; Funding Focus: Environment & education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Schools, nonprofits, governmental agencies and others (the only restriction is that individuals are barred from funding)...

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(HUMAN SERVICES) Medtronic Foundation

Private Funder: Medtronic Foundation; Opportunity: CommunityLink; Funding Focus: Health and education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits with IRS tax-exempt Sec. 501(c)(3) status.; Funding: Multiple awards, upto $177,000 each; Deadline Varies. Summary: The Medtronic Foundation's C...

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(REGIONAL FUNDING) Daniels Fund (CO, NM, UT, WY)

Deadline: Rolling. The Daniels Fund supports nonprofits in Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming and Utah -- as well as a limited number of national programs -- which help youth and adults with alcohol and other substance abuse challenges become stable. Priority areas are:    Prevention...

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(TIPS) It Just Takes a Few Steps (6) to Shake the Money Tree; How to Start Writing

Grant Guru is a monthly feature in which we talk to experts in the field to answer your questions. It is part of our continuing effort to enhance our coverage. Dear Grant Guru: "Last month you talked about email scams and finding the right funding opportunity. We have found a potential funder. Any...

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(K-12) Office Depot

Deadline: Rolling. Office Depot supports local nonprofit organizations that directly affect the health, education and welfare of children. Office Depot is accepting applications for its Taking Care of Kids & Schools Grants Program. Funds should be used to directly provide services. For financi...

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(PUBLIC SAFETY) Guggenheim Grants

Deadline: Feb. 1. The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation awards grants for research on violence prevention, particularly in the family setting. Awards usually range from $15,000 to $30,000 a year for up to two years. Highest priority is given to research that can increase understanding and ameliora...

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(FUNDRAISING) Tyson Project A+

Deadline: Rolling Tyson Project A+ label redemption incentive award program is sponsored by Tyson Foods, Inc., the Arkansas-based chicken processor. The program is designed to help schools earn extra money quickly and easily by paying 24 cents for every Tyson Project A+ label that is redeemed. The ...

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(EDUCATION) DuPont Office of Education

Deadline: Rolling. The DuPont Office of Education (OOE) works with educators, university faculty, the business community and local DuPont sites to expand educational opportunities. DuPont's goal is to ensure the next generation of citizens has a working knowledge of the unique method of science and...

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