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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 USA High Schools to Promote Substance-Free Graduation and Prom Activities

Deadline 03/29/19

Grants totaling $3,500 to USA high schools and prep schools to develop graduation, prom, and after-prom celebrations that promote safe, substance-free activities. Funding is also intended to support activities that encourage healthy decision making among students. Applicants must submit an overview of their event and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185379

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Advance the Sport of Archery

Deadline 03/30/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $500 to USA nonprofit public organizations and government entity institutions to advance the sport of archery. The purpose the grant program is to bridge the gap between first experience and elite experience in the sport. The Funding Source's mission is to: -Develop competitive Olympic arche...

GrantWatch ID#: 153511

Grants to USA Professional Football Players and Coaches to Host Free Football Summer Camps f...

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $3,500 to USA professional football players and coaches (both current and former) to organize and host free, non-contact youth football summer camps. First-time coaches are required to complete an online course on heat, hydration, and concussion prevention. Funding is intended to support costs...

GrantWatch ID#: 141392

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs to Benefit Mount Vernon and Knox Coun...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants starting at $5,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, colleges, and universities to enhance the quality of life in Knox County and Mount Vernon communities. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of recreation, education, arts and culture, health, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172902

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 04/01/19

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

Grants to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Health and Wellness Programs Serving Local...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations to promote the health and well-being of young people in the local community. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit youth in the areas of education, health and wellness, life skills, special needs hockey, and sports. The mission of the Pittsburgh ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178393

Grants to USA K‐12 Schools for Programs that Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity

Deadline 04/10/19

Grants ranging from $300 to $4,000 to USA K‐12 schools for activities that will lead to lasting healthy changes in the school. Funding is intended to engage students in fun programs that promote healthy eating and physical activity. Eligible uses of funds include nutrition education materials, kickoff and promotional act...

GrantWatch ID#: 176702
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Transportation, Education, and Workforce Development in West C...

Deadline 06/21/19 Conference Date: 04/12/19 LOI Date: 05/03/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations for projects in transportation, education, and workforce development in West Chester and Liberty Township. A phone interview and program description are required before submitting applications. Grants are intended to improve the quality of life for local residents. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159905
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Grants to Nelsonville Area, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance the Quality of Life for ...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants to Nelsonville area, Ohio nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies for programs and projects that enhance the quality of life of local residents. Funding is available for those living in Nelsonville and the surrounding communities, with a focus on Athens, Hocking, Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Vinton, and Washingto...

GrantWatch ID#: 169813

Grants to Clark County, Ohio Nonprofits to Enhance the Local Tourism Economy

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants to Clark County, Ohio public and private nonprofit organizations to improve the local tourism economy. Funding is intended to support the repair, improvement, expansion, and construction of facilities that will draw visitors to the County and result in an increase in overnight hotel stays. The Clark County Conven...

GrantWatch ID#: 180549
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Grants to Ohio Schools, Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies for Educational Enrichment for ...

Deadline 04/26/19

Grants starting at $50,000 per year to Ohio school districts, schools, nonprofit and faith-based organizations, businesses, agencies, and IHEs to provide educational enrichment for disadvantaged students in low-performance schools. Funding is intended to serve students who are economically disadvantaged, receiving special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169957
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, Churches, and Agencies to Upgrade Football Field Turf and...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of $20,000 and grants of $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, churches, and municipalities to upgrade football field synthetic turf and lighting. Funding is intended to provide high quality, long lasting football fields to disadvantaged communities and to help create a better, safer game for football ath...

GrantWatch ID#: 142034
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Grants to USA Youth Track and Field and Running Clubs to Enhance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 04/30/19

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
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Grants to USA and Russia Organizations for Collaborative Projects Addressing Social Issues

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants of up to $43,000 to USA and territories organizations partnering with Russia organizations for collaborative projects that address social issues that are relevant to both nations. Funding is intended for creative ideas for implementing innovative approaches to social concerns. Projects should focus on various topics...

GrantWatch ID#: 185630
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Grants to USA Athletes to Participate in World-Class Competitions and Pursue Excellence in S...

Deadline 05/15/19

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

Deadline 05/17/19

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, municipal agencies, and schools to purchase playground equipment to be used for the construction or renovation of a playground. Funding is intended to serve children from low-income families by creating safe play spaces for local communities, including the replacement of un...

GrantWatch ID#: 181051
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Build Soccer Fields for Children ...

Deadline 05/31/19 LOI Date: 05/24/19

In-kind grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, and churches to build soccer fields in underserved communities. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to help cover the costs associated with lighting, irrigation, construction,...

GrantWatch ID#: 180328
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Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations that Promote Healthy Comm...

Deadline 05/29/19

Awards of $10,000 to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations to recognize effective uses of sports to foster and sustain healthier communities. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a collaborative and innovative approach to community health improvement. In determining the winners of the RWJF Sports A...

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Promote Recycling and the Use of Recycle...

Deadline 06/30/19 Conference Date: 05/30/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions for projects that promote recycling in Ottawa, Sandusky, and Seneca counties. Applicants are required to attend a meeting prior to submitting a full application. Types of Programs that can be Funded: -Education ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179467
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Enhance Local Food Systems, and Strengt...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the food system, and enhance public health. Applications are invited from both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support. Priority is given to applicants that address ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Outdoor Public Skateboarding Facilities

Deadline 06/13/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, and public agencies to design and construct public skateparks in low-income areas. Funding is intended to promote active, healthy lifestyles by establishing free, public skateparks in areas that do not already have skateboarding facilities. Applicants that d...

GrantWatch ID#: 176636
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Grants to Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana Nonprofits to Benefit Greater Cincinnati Area Residents

Deadline 08/01/19 LOI Date: 06/15/19

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. Funding is intended to support initiatives that will improve the social, cultural, educational, civic, and physical conditions of residents. In most cases, o...

GrantWatch ID#: 170497

Grants to Bexley, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life for Local Resi...

Deadline 08/16/19 LOI Date: 06/21/19

Grants to Bexley, Ohio nonprofit organizations and government agencies for community-oriented programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. To start the application process, a letter of intent must be submitted. The Foundation provides support through the funds listed below: Bexley Community Fund: Gift...

GrantWatch ID#: 178116

Grants to Cuyahoga County, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Health, Neighborhood Improvement...

Deadline 06/24/19

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants starting at $15,000 to Ohio nonprofits and agencies for programs that benefit residents of Cuyahoga County. Applicants must meet with program staff in advance of submitting an application. Programs areas include health equity, education, housing and financial stability, neighborhood revit...

GrantWatch ID#: 174081

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Multiple States to Improve Youth Baseball...

Deadline 07/12/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 to Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Eastern 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 project...

GrantWatch ID#: 179313

Grants to Cleveland, Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, and Libraries for Arts, Education, Human Ser...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants to Cleveland, Ohio nonprofit organizations, agencies, and libraries for initiatives that align with one or more of the following areas of focus: education, human services, economic development, community revitalization, environment, and the arts. The Foundation is particularly interested in innovative ideas being pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 176451
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/19

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. The purpose of funding is to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 172915

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Environmental Sustainability ...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for environmental sustainability initiatives to improve ocean health. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that meet challenges faced by the marine and sailing industries. Eligible projects will promote the adoption of clean ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Safe ATV Riding and Access

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to ensure the future of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) riding. Funding is available to local, state, and national organizations working to preserve trail access and promote safe and responsible riding. Organizations can apply for either monetary gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 180159

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Economic Development, Education, and Vibrant Neig...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $50,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations, private agencies, and government entities to improve the quality of life and address community needs in Stark County. Programs can fall in the areas of education, economic development, and neighborhood revitalization. Focus Areas: - Econom...

GrantWatch ID#: 139887
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Grants to USA Active or Injured Military Service Members and Veterans for Arts, Sports, Tutor...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 per child to USA active overseas military personnel and severely injured service members or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational activities. Eligible activities include fine arts, sports, camps, and tutoring programs. Funding is intended to fill the gaps caused by loss of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741

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
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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
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Grants and Consulting Services to USA Communities and IHEs for the Construction or Repair of...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind consulting services to USA communities, organizations, and IHEs to construct, improve, or upgrade tennis facilities. Eligible facility improvements include: repairs of court amenities, painting lines, resurfacing, tennis court construction, lighting, and installation of new technology. The USTA Facil...

GrantWatch ID#: 160842

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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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Environment, Youth Saf...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind product donations to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in states in which the funding source does business for programs focusing on youth safety, community development, and environment and land access. Funds is intended for trail development and maintenance projects, safety and educatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 163434

In-Kind Grants to USA and Mexico City Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities to Create Outs...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA and Mexico City nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities to design and build playgrounds and play areas for children. The funding source will facilitate and assist organizations in planning and building a safe, customized play space to meet community needs. Projects may involve landscaping...

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 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
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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
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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
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Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contributors to forward your campaign to their "crowd". https://...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants and Loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Rural Nonprofits and Agencies for C...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and Tribes located in rural areas to support the development of community facilities. Facilities must offer an essential service and support orderly development for communities located in primarily rural geographic areas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174366
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Groups, and Organizations for Projects that Encourage Clean and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to nonprofit organizations, boating clubs, and student groups for unique projects that educate about and promote safe and clean boating. Funding is intended to encourage positive behavior changes within in the boating community and recreational boaters. The Foundation is most interested in fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 175528
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In-Kind Grants to USA Coaches and Instructors for Handball Equipment for New Players

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to qualified USA coaches and instructors to equip new handball players with eye guards, balls, and gloves. Funding is intended to foster the development of new handball players and to respond to emerging local interest in the sport.

GrantWatch ID#: 176810

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Health of Underserved Residents of Cuy...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $15,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations and government agencies to benefit residents of underserved communities in Cuyahoga County. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Proposals should focus on addressing issues of health equity and social determinants of health. Requests for discre...

GrantWatch ID#: 180123
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline Ongoing

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to participate in a 10-month service program teaching English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Masa Israel Teaching Fellows opera...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172

Grants to USA, Canada, International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals, and Agencies for ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, individuals, and government agencies to support a broad range of research, outreach, and education in the fields of oceanic and atmospheric research and environmental protection. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182597

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Faith-Based Organizations in Multiple States for Child...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $100 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, faith-based organizations, and public funded service agencies for programs to improve the health and wellness of children in communities where the Funding Source has a business presence. Programs should demonstrate affordability and sustainability, a lasting im...

GrantWatch ID#: 183698