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Sports grants & recreation facilities grants to enhance the lives of girls and boys through physical activity and responsible sports, youth sports, wildlife sports, and community sports programs.

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Grants to Ohio Schools, Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies for Education Enrichment for Lo...

Deadline 04/27/18

Grants starting at $50,000 per year to Ohio school districts, schools, nonprofit organizations, businesses, government agencies, and IHEs to provide education enrichment for disadvantaged students. Funding priority is given to programs that benefit students attending Title I schools, with additional priority to provide fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 169957

Grants to USA Youth Track and Field and Running Clubs to Enhance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA youth track and field and running clubs to enhance programs and experiences for youth in sports programs. Priority will be given to applicants who are located in low-income areas. Funding is intended to help support and broaden programs that are high quality, attract diverse ethnic and socio-economic youth, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179469

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for activities in the areas of economic development, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, and learning through play. Funding is intended for programming, operational expenses, and capital projects that benefit local communities where the Funding Source operates (See Add...

GrantWatch ID#: 180060

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. The Company aims to cultivate relationships with those who are looking to make an impact to help inspire others to joyously embrace sustainable choices. Program areas include yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180850

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Environment, and Community ...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants averaging $20,000 to Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, Texas, and Virginia nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding priorities include arts and culture, community and economic development, diversity, education, and the environment. The EQ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175758

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Adaptive Sports Programs for V...

Deadline 05/02/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs for the planning, development, management, and implementation of adaptive sports programs serving disabled Veterans and Armed Forces members. For the purpose of this program, adaptive sports activities include: (1) Instru...

GrantWatch ID#: 180970
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Sport Fish and Wildlife Restoration Projects

Deadline 08/03/18 LOI Date: 05/04/18

Grants to USA states, groups of states, agencies, nonprofits, and IHEs for regional and national conservation and restoration projects. LOIs are due by May 4, 2018. Projects must benefit sport fish, wild birds, and/or wild mammals, and must address regional or national level funding priorities of state fish and wildlife a...

GrantWatch ID#: 137949

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Plan and Build a Community Playground

Deadline 05/04/18

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, and agencies to purchase playground equipment to construct or renovate a playground. Priority will be given to applicants that serve children from low-income communities. Special consideration is also given to communities that have been impacted by a disaster. Competitive a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181051

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Colleges and Universities to Engage Campus Communities in ...

Deadline 05/04/18

Grants and in-kind support to USA colleges and universities to engage their campus community in outdoor, nature-based activities such as hiking, paddling, biking, running, and environmental stewardship. The opportunity consists of two divisions, and schools will be matched with their appropriate competitors. From Sept...

GrantWatch ID#: 181099

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Government Organizations to Promote Equestrian Sports and Equin...

Deadline 05/07/18

Grants to USA nonprofit and government organizations for equestrian-related activities such as equine health research, and activities that facilitate national-level equestrian interest and competition. Funding is also awarded to organizations with programs focused on education, scholarship, and other similar needs of a bro...

GrantWatch ID#: 153046

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Lake Erie Preservation and Restoration Projects

Deadline 05/09/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Ohio nonprofits and government entities for on-the-ground and research projects that will directly promote the protection, preservation, and restoration of Lake Erie or its tributary watersheds within the state. The Funding Source supports a wide variety of projects, from research to implemen...

GrantWatch ID#: 180630
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Grants to USA Individuals for Playground Equipment to Encourage Active Outside Play for Chil...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants of $20,000 to USA individuals for playground equipment for parks in their communities to encourage kids to play outside. Funding is intended to provide the places, inspiration, and tools to make play a priority and encourage fit and active lifestyles. A public vote will determine the five winners of the grant. Ea...

GrantWatch ID#: 154727
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Grants to Trumball, Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence, Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Schools for Pr...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to Trumball, Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence, Pennsylvania nonprofits, religious organizations, municipalities, libraries, and schools for programs that benefit the local communities. Applicants must submit a letter of intent to the Foundation before applying. The Foundation has provided funding to organizations fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 167070

Grants to USA Athletes to Participate in World-Class Competitions and Pursue Excellence in S...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA talented athletes to participate in world-class athletic competitions and pursue excellence in their sport of choice. Funding is intended to cover costs related to coaching, training, equipment, and event participation, including travel expenses. Funding evaluation shall include assessment of an applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 175816
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits to Build Soccer Fields for Children in Underserved Communit...

Deadline 06/01/18 LOI Date: 05/25/18

In-kind grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to build soccer fields in underserved communities. Letters of intent are due by January 26. Funding is intended to help cover the costs associated with lighting, irrigation, construction, surfacing, and enhancement of soccer fields. Safe Places to Play trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 180328
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Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Educational Projects that Impact Students and the Community

Deadline 05/30/18

Grants to USA K-12 public school teachers to support innovative educational projects that have the potential to prepare students for the future and make a lasting impact on the community. Teachers will enter this contest with their ideas and compete for grants during a public voting period in October 2018. Previously f...

GrantWatch ID#: 157473
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs and Capital Projects in Education...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofits, governmental agencies, churches, and schools in eligible regions for programs and capital projects. Areas of interest include recreation, festivals, arts, education, community development, and human needs. Generally, organizations must be located in Middletown, Franklin, Monroe, Trenton, Lemon To...

GrantWatch ID#: 158321
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs to Benefit Mount Vernon and Knox Coun...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and IHEs to enhance the quality of life in Mount Vernon and Knox County communities. Program areas include education, recreation, arts and culture, health, social services, youth services, and civic and community development. These awards reflect the...

GrantWatch ID#: 172902
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Grants to Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky Nonprofits Serving Greater Cincinnati Area Communities

Deadline 07/16/18 LOI Date: 06/01/18

Grants to Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky nonprofit organizations to benefit Greater Cincinnati area communities. LOIs are due June 1. The Foundation primarily focuses on the health, cultural experiences, social welfare, and education of adolescents, young adults (up to age 30), disabled children, and their families. There is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179985
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Grants to Ohio Political Subdivisions to Develop Outdoor Recreation Sites and Facilities

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Ohio municipalities, townships, special districts, and other political subdivisions for the acquisition or development of outdoor recreation sites and facilities. Applicants may request support for either a development project or site acquisition, not both. Applications for Land Acquisition Projects: To b...

GrantWatch ID#: 180612
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Grants to Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana Nonprofits to Benefit Greater Cincinnati Area Residents

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 06/15/18

Grants to Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana nonprofits for programs and projects that aim to improve the quality of life for those living in the Greater Cincinnati area. A letter of inquiry is due by June 15. Funding is intended to support initiatives that will improve the social, cultural, educational, civic and physical condi...

GrantWatch ID#: 170497
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Grants to Bexley, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life for Local Resi...

Deadline 08/10/18 LOI Date: 06/22/18

Grants to Bexley, Ohio nonprofit organizations and government agencies for community-oriented programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. A Letter of Intent is due January 26, 2018. Previous grants have funded public recreation facilities, a community garden, landscaping and beautification, and athletic ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178116
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Community Revitalization, Arts, and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in communities within the funding source’s market area. Eligible states include Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432
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Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Guam Nonprofits for Youth Athletic Programs, Camps, Equipment...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants of up to $5,000, grants of up to $25,000, and grants of up to $75,000 to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for youth athletic programs, camps, equipment, and emergency needs. Emphasis is placed on programs for disadvantaged and special needs children and youth under age 18. Organizations must benefit commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 175176

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe and Responsible Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and P...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, land conservation groups, and public riding areas to promote safe and responsible usage of off-highway vehicles. Eligible programs include those that educate the public on the proper use of land for outdoor recreation and practices that protect access to public lands. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 177556
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Grants to Summit County, Ohio Nonprofits for Arts, Civic Affairs, Health and Human Services,...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to Summit County, Ohio nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on the arts and culture, civic affairs, health and human services, and education and early learning. Priorities and application deadlines for each of these focus areas are listed below. Arts and Culture: Summer dance performan...

GrantWatch ID#: 145902
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local, State, and Federal Agencies for Active Transportation, B...

Deadline 10/19/18 LOI Date: 07/23/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, city and county departments and agencies, and state and federal agencies that are working locally on projects related to active transportation, bicycling, and community development. The deadline to submit an LOI is January 19, 2018. The majority of funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 178561

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to USA nonprofits, local climbing and conservation organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance or preserve climbing access and strive to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be give...

GrantWatch ID#: 172915
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Multiple States to Improve Youth Baseball...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Ohio, and Maryland nonprofits, schools, and local government agencies to benefit youth baseball and softball programs within the funding source’s market area. Funding may be used for a range of program improvements. Eligible projects include the up...

GrantWatch ID#: 179313

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Health Programs

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and multiple states for ongoing community health programming with measurable and proven outcomes. The Foundation supports traditional or non-traditional approaches to solving problems in public health. This may include the provision of services directly to people, as well as programs t...

GrantWatch ID#: 171948

Grants to Piqua, Ohio Nonprofits and Schools for Activities Benefitting the Local Community

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $500 and grants exceeding $500 to Piqua, Ohio nonprofit organizations and schools to support a broad range activities that benefit the local community. Applicants must request an application from program staff prior to applying. Eligible applicants have a mission that is educational, literary, charitable, s...

GrantWatch ID#: 152551
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Grants to Ohio and West Virginia Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Counties for A...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Ohio and West Virginia nonprofits and public institutions, such as public schools and government agencies, in eligible counties for programs and projects that focus on arts and culture, education, health and human services, recreation, youth and family services, and community and economic develop...

GrantWatch ID#: 170130

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Training Program or Sport Psychologist for Importan...

Deadline 12/31/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International training program or sport psychologist for consistent and meaningful contributions to training and education in the field of excercise and sport psychology. This award may also be used to acknowledge a singular contribution to the field. The Awards Committee will consider a wide...

GrantWatch ID#: 159523
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Grants to USA Schools and Organizations for Equipment Packages to Promote Youth Lacrosse

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA schools and community organizations that provide, or wish to provide, lacrosse programming for economically disadvantaged youth between the ages of five and eighteen years old. Through this grant program, awarded organizations will receive free lacrosse equipment in order to provide affordable and accessible...

GrantWatch ID#: 143021

Grants to USA Active Overseas Military Personnel, Injured Servicemen, or Veterans to Fund Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA active overseas military personnel, severely injured servicemen, or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational activities. Eligible activities include fine arts, sports, camps, and tutoring. Funding is intended to fill the gaps caused by loss of income and lack of resourc...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741

Grants and Donations to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts, STEM, Business, and Athleti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and donations to USA nonprofit organizations and organizations for programs that support lifelong learning. Funding is intended for programs related to STEM/STEAM, character building, career technical education, business and entrepreneurialism, athletics, and arts and music, as well as scholarships.

GrantWatch ID#: 159473

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Golf Programs Serving Individuals with D...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public schools to provide opportunities for people with disabilities to participate in golf. Funding may be requested by organizations that give individuals with disabilities the opportunity to learn about and participate in the sport of golf,...

GrantWatch ID#: 159924

Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935

In-Kind Grants of Sports Equipment to USA Schools to Develop Fitness, Coordination, and Moto...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of sports equipment to USA schools to provide students with a fun and unique sports experience that promotes the development of motor skills, fitness, sequencing, patterning, concentration, and focus, as well as ambidexterity and hand-eye coordination. The grant consists of a 30-set Speed Stacks Sport Pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 161037
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In-Kind Donations to USA Municipalities, Schools, and Nonprofits for Playground Equipment tha...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of specialty playground equipment to USA municipalities, schools, and nonprofit organizations that serve children. Applicants are eligible to receive one of two different kinds of playground equipment that have custom-built, loose parts and that encourage creativity, communication, and collaboration in p...

GrantWatch ID#: 163579

In-Kind Grants to USA and Mexico Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities to Create Outside Pl...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA and Mexico nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities to design and build playgrounds and play areas for children. The funding source will facilitate and support organizations in developing and building a playground. Projects may involve landscaping, painting, play elements, seating and tabl...

GrantWatch ID#: 163580
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Grants to USA Middle Schools to Purchase Sports Equipment and Uniforms

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA middle schools to purchase sports equipment and uniforms for after-school athletic programs. The Foundation's goal is to support deserving schools that have insufficient funding for youth athletics. Examples of items that may be approved through this grant program include the following: -Uniforms with sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 163705

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Sports and Health, ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to support programs in the following program areas: social welfare, arts and culture, education, and health and sports. Funding is intended to improve the lives of those less privileged and to support organizations and projects that are expected to achieve a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163829
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Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs in the areas of natural resource preservation, land and water conservation, environmental sustainability, and efforts to establish a sustainable population. In Southwest Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh, grants are also awarded to local organizations addressing environmental and conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163910

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for valuable contributions in the areas of democracy and civil liberties, education and literacy, the environment, health and recreation, Jewish community programming, and reproductive health and rights. Interests, priorities, and geographic restrictions for each of these areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373
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Grants to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA state and individual garden clubs, and plant societies for educational programs on wildflowers and native flora. Organizations may collaborate with agencies and other organizations to co-sponsor a forum. Transportation departments or state highways need publicity and support for their plantin...

GrantWatch ID#: 165072

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Innovative Approaches to Promoting Healthy ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and universities for unconventional and innovative strategies to promote a culture of health. The Foundation invites proposals for creative and pioneering strategies that promote its mission to foster a culture of health in the nation. The Foundation awards most g...

GrantWatch ID#: 167051

Grants to Ohio and West Virginia Nonprofits and Public Agencies for Arts, Education, Health, ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Ohio and West Virginia nonprofit organizations and public institutions, including public schools and government agencies, for programs and projects focusing on the areas of arts and culture, education, health and human services, community and economic development, youth and family services, and re...

GrantWatch ID#: 172823
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, and Youth Organizations for Hunting, Fishing, and Other...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to Ohio nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and youth or family-oriented groups to promote outdoor activities, such as hunting, fishing, archery, trapping, and shooting sports. The purpose of this program is to support activities that are otherwise unaffordable for the sponsoring organization...

GrantWatch ID#: 173599