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Grants to Columbus, Ohio Nonprofits for Sports and Recreation Programs for Disadvantaged You...

Deadline 01/02/19

Grants to Columbus, Ohio nonprofits for sports and recreational activities for local youth. Funding is intended to assist youth from disadvantaged neighborhoods by providing opportunities through sports and recreation. Previous grants include a youth basketball program at the local YMCA, a sports team program, and a camp s...

GrantWatch ID#: 166367

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Mentor Native American Youth in Entrepreneurial Projects

Deadline 12/21/18

Grants of $10,000 to teams of USA nonprofits and Native American youth for entrepreneurial projects that will benefit the local Native American community. Sponsoring nonprofits will mentor one Native American youth through the process of completing the project. Running Strong provides ten $10,000 grants each year to co...

GrantWatch ID#: 166155

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Libraries for Community Book Events and Read...

Deadline 01/24/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and public libraries for community reading programs and book events. Funding is intended to support keynote sessions, lectures by authors, panel discussions, writing contests, performances, and boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184644

Grants to Mahoning Valley, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Improve Communities and...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants between $1,000 and $5,000 and larger grants of over $5,000 to Mahoning Valley, Ohio nonprofits, schools, agencies, and faith-based organizations to improve local communities and neighborhoods. For larger grants, applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Strategic priorities include commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 130997

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants and In-Kind Technical Support to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innova...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, materials recovery facilities, and for-profit organizations to initiate a plastics recycling program in local communities throughout the country. Funding and technical assistance are intended to support the Funding Source's new innovative progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184742

Awards to USA Jewish Youth for Outstanding Leadership in Volunteer Service

Deadline 12/18/18

Awards of $36,000 to USA Jewish teenagers for outstanding leadership in community service. Awards will recognize teens who have demonstrated initiative in the creation of new projects or the expansion of existing projects that embody the concept of tikkun olam (repairing the world). The Diller Family Foundation knows th...

GrantWatch ID#: 177330

Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19 Conference Date: 12/18/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Develop and Implement Value-Based Health C...

Deadline 02/22/19 Conference Date: 12/19/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, tribal organizations, public organizations, and faith-based organizations to develop and implement value-based health care initiatives in rural areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of this program is to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 184839

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits to Promote Social Justice

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA and territories, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofit community-centric organizations to promote social justice. The following funding priorities have been identified by the Funding Source: building movements toward social change, organizing to shift power, creating new structures, and d...

GrantWatch ID#: 176939

Grants to Williams County, Ohio Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life for Local Residents

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants to Williams County, Ohio nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit local residents. Applicants must meet with the Foundation's President at least 30 days before the grant deadline. Preference will be given to programs that present innovative solutions and methods of prevention for community issues, promote c...

GrantWatch ID#: 181307

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Outreach Programs and Research Rel...

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for outreach programs and research that focus on humane education. Funding is intended for projects that have a positive impact on society and that support a message of respect and kindness without advocating f...

GrantWatch ID#: 184881
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, Tribes, IHEs, and Agencies for Recycling Receptac...

Deadline 12/30/18

In-kind grants of recycling receptacles in public spaces to USA nonprofits, government agencies, religious organizations, K-12 schools, IHEs and tribal governments. The grant program was designed to support local community environmental initiatives by supplying recipients with recycling bins for beverage containers. Wh...

GrantWatch ID#: 176168
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Benefit Vulnerable and Disadvantaged Popula...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations to meet a wide range of community needs in Geauga, Lake, and Ashtabula Counties. Funding may be used for programs that assist those with disabilities or medical needs, the economically disadvantaged, the elderly, children, and infants. Agencies that benefit or support the Service Leag...

GrantWatch ID#: 147671
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Grants to Ohio and Kentucky Nonprofits in Greater Cincinnati for Arts, Education, Health, an...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to Ohio and Kentucky nonprofits in the Greater Cincinnati region for programs in the areas of arts, education, human resources, health, and community development. The Foundation seeks to support initiatives and programs that foster strong, lively communities, and that provide pathways to opportunity. Funding is also...

GrantWatch ID#: 161630
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the Connection Between Americans and the State of Isr...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to strengthen the State of Israel, its connection with the USA, and to foster an affinity between young Jewish students or professionals and the State of Israel. Applicants must contact program staff more than two weeks prior to the deadline to apply in that cycle. The Foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life in West Unity and Williams County

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofits for programs and projects that enhance the quality of life in the West Unity and Williams County area. Funding is generally intended to support the launch of new projects that offer a unique opportunity for the community, to generate matching funds, and to support established organizations for spe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174237
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Change Initiatives that Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for social change initiatives to benefit Jewish women and girls. Funding is intended for programs that address issues in the following impact areas: leadership and education, economic empowerment, and legal advocacy/social justice. Organizations may request specific program support...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life for Residents of Montpelier and Wil...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that enhance the quality of life for residents of the Montpelier and Williams County Area. Generally, grants are intended to help launch new projects, support established organizations, and generate matching funds. The Foundation prefers funding for: - St...

GrantWatch ID#: 176977

Grants to Tiffin Area, Ohio Nonprofits to Promote Health, Rehabilitation, and Improved Acc...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to Tiffin area, Ohio nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the lives of people with disabilities. Requests will be considered for charitable projects and activities that address the vocational, mental, physical, and social needs of people with disabilities. Applicants must reflect one or more of the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177005
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Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Organizations, Teachers and Youth for Neighborhood Wildlif...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $750 to USA, Canada, and Mexico organizations, schools, and youth for innovative neighborhood activities and events that incorporate birds, the arts, gardening, a science project, and community participation. Funding is intended for programs that inspire others to organize similar events in thei...

GrantWatch ID#: 177887

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

Deadline 12/31/18

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
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Fellowship to a USA, Canada, or International Organization for a Project that Relates to Safe...

Deadline 12/31/18

Fellowship of up to $25,000 to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit, for-profit, advocacy organization, IHE, research center, or grassroots organization for an innovative human rights project related to safety and change in Central America's Northern Triangle. Funding is intended for projects that will bring about sys...

GrantWatch ID#: 179931

Grants to Crawford County, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities for Community Needs

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to Crawford County, Ohio nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities for projects, programs, and equipment that serve local community residents. Funding is intended for new projects that address identified community needs or to generate additionally needed funds for worthwhile community projects. Specifi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180292

Grants to Scioto County Area, Ohio Nonprofits for Health, Education, Economic Development, A...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to Scioto County Area, Ohio nonprofit organizations for a broad range of projects that will benefit local populations. Program areas include education, healthcare, community development, economic development, arts and culture, social services, and civic benefit. The Foundation will look favorably at those project...

GrantWatch ID#: 180559

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

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, social entrepreneurs, and for-profit enterprises for innovative solutions that address global challenges. Applications are invited from smaller or startup-phase organizations that may use funds to field and grow their projects to scale. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182465

Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and rely on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and better their community. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees for charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected charity...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 01/01/19

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. An InterConnectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811

Grants to Union County, Ohio Nonprofits for Programs that Address Community Needs

Deadline 01/02/19

Grants to Union County, Ohio nonprofit organizations and groups to benefit local communities. Programs and activities supported through this grant should be responsive to community needs. In general, priority will be given to proposals that reflect at least one of the following characteristics: 1) Develops or tests ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 173968
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Grants to USA Nonprofits Serving Adults and Children with Disabilities to Endorse the Use of...

Deadline 01/02/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofit health and human services organizations serving adults and children with disabilities to promote the use of person-first language. Proposals must describe how the applicant organization is unique and how its adoption of person-first language will make a positive impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 180876

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Support Jewish People in Need Outs...

Deadline 01/03/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to support Jewish people and communities in need outside of the United States. Funding is specifically intended to support Jewish people in need and to promote charitable initiatives in Israel. Grant activities should fall into the categories of: - Jewish Identit...

GrantWatch ID#: 177581

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Organizations for Housing, Infrastructure, and Economic...

Deadline 01/07/19

Grants to USA tribal governments and tribal organizations for programs to develop Native American and Alaska Native communities, particularly benefiting low- and moderate-income individuals. Funding is intended for programs to create economic opportunities, decent housing, and suitable living environments. Grants are aw...

GrantWatch ID#: 171996

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Humanities Television, Film, and Radio Docu...

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and higher education institutions for the development of documentary television, radio, and film programs involving the humanities. Funding is intended to support media projects grounded in humanities scholarship...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 01/23/19 Conference Date: 01/09/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is available for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that yield an immediate and quantifiable impact on the National Forest S...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 01/10/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177
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Grants to Kentucky, West Virginia, and Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Community Ne...

Deadline 01/10/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia nonprofit organizations in the Tri-State area for programs that serve cultural, educational, scientific, and other charitable purposes. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the Foundation staff to begin the application process. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 178966
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Youth, Seniors, and Health and Human Serv...

Deadline 01/14/19

Grants to Ohio nonprofits for services that benefit the residents of eligible communities. Funding is intended for projects in the following areas of focus: health and human services, animal welfare and shelters, at-risk youth, literacy, issues of the elderly, homelessness, and life-threatening illness. Eligible commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 179252
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Grants to Huron County, Ohio Nonprofits to Address Community Needs and Foster a Sense of Unit...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to Huron County, Ohio nonprofit organizations for creative programs that identify and address the changing needs and opportunities of the local community. Funding is also intended to foster a greater feeling of unity within the Huron County area.

GrantWatch ID#: 165675

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Library to Acknowledge Contributions to Information...

Deadline 01/15/19

Award of $1,000 and a $500 travel stipend to a USA, Canada, or International library to acknowledge contributions to the development and augmentation of information literacy instruction. The award is available to both academic and non-academic libraries. Preference will be given to low-cost creative and practical programs,...

GrantWatch ID#: 166586
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Grants to Ohio and Michigan Nonprofits for Third Party Assessments to Enhance Community Prog...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan nonprofit organizations to provide resources for third-party evaluations aimed at the improvement of community programming. Funding is intended to support independent assessment of new pilot programs, existing programs, and internal, organizational processes. Priority is giv...

GrantWatch ID#: 177350
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Jewish Leader Who Has Made a Global Impact

Deadline 01/15/19

Award to recognize a USA, Canada, or International individual Jewish leader under the age of 50 who has made a significant, tangible, and positive global impact. Individuals may be nominated for achievements in any field, including the environment, genetics, medical education, public education, humanitarian relief, human r...

GrantWatch ID#: 177586

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: hunger relief, shelter and housing, self-sufficiency, arts and culture, disaster reli...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283

Grants to Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky Nonprofits Serving Greater Cincinnati Area Communities

Deadline 03/01/19 LOI Date: 01/15/19

Grants to Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky nonprofit organizations to benefit Greater Cincinnati area communities. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation primarily focuses on the health, cultural experiences, social welfare, and education of adolescents, young adults up ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179985

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 01/16/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives that are national in scope. Applications are invited for projects meeting the following priority areas: - Foster Jewish arts, cu...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Public Organizations, and Tribal Agencies to Increase Legal Service...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 01/17/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, Territorial organizations, Tribal governments and organizations, and publicly funded organizations to increase legal services available for victims of gender-based violence. Applicants must initiate required registrations two weeks before applying. The Legal Assistance for Vict...

GrantWatch ID#: 166867
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In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and Mexico Regional Authorities and Agencies for Smart Techno...

Deadline 01/18/19

In-kind support and resources to USA, Canada, and Mexico government agencies and regional authorities to participate in a large-scale smart technology program to improve urban areas. Funding is intended to give cities the technological resources and support services needed to create sustainable communities that will benefi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177843
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Hire Graphic Designers to Promote The...

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to hire graphic designers to help promote their mission. Graphic designers will submit a video entry on behalf of a nonprofit they believe in. Videos will be judged on the design’s creativity, feasibility, and idea impact. The Design for Good ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178558

Opportunity for USA Musical Ensembles to Participate in an International Tour

Deadline 01/20/19

Opportunity for USA musical ensembles to participate in a 20-day international tour. Selected ensembles will have the opportunity to present their work to international audiences during public concerts, demonstrations, lectures, workshops, media interviews, jam sessions, and interactive performances with local musicians. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177382
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Grants to Bexley, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life for Local Resi...

Deadline 03/15/19 LOI Date: 01/25/19

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