Funder Invites Applications for 2017 Housing, Family Grants

The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, is accepting applications to its 2017 Housing for Everyone grant competition.

Deadline: Sept. 1; the foundation distributed $16.7 million in grants last year. Continue reading

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Fund Seeks Applications for Homelessness Prevention Grants

The William G. McGowan Charitable Fund is seeking applications for grants that will support projects that address the problems faced by homeless individuals.

Deadlines: Nov. 15, March 15 and July 15 (Letter of Inquiry); the foundation distributed $8.1 million in grants last year. Continue reading

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Therapy Research Association Offers Multiple Awards

Private Funder: American Physical Therapy Association; Opportunity: Catalyst Grants; Funding Focus: Health, higher education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Individuals (applicants must be APTA members); Funding: Multiple awards up to $15,000 each; Deadline: Dec. 31. Continue reading

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Sunderland Foundation Favors Arts, Culture, Healthcare

Private Funder: Sunderland Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 foundation grants; Funding Focus: Education, youth services, arts and culture and healthcare; Geographic Focus: Regional (Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Awards vary (the foundation distributed $6.7 million in grants last year); Deadline: Rolling. Continue reading

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Nonprofit Likes Nutrition Programs

Funder: Allen Foundation; Opportunity: Nutrition grants; Funding Focus: Nutrition; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Public and private universities, hospitals or medical clinics, nonprofits and community organizations; Funding: Multiple awards of up to $82,000 each (the foundation made about $1.5 millionin grants last year); Deadline: Dec. 31. Continue reading

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Fidelity Foundation Underwrites Arts, Culture Programs

Private Funder: Fidelity Foundation (the giving arm of Fidelity Investments); Opportunity: Fidelity Cares; Funding Focus: Community development, arts/culture and education; Geographic Focus: National (where it has location; Eligibility: Nonprofits near Fidelity Investment’s major corporate locations (Fidelity also sets aside a portion of its total giving each year for good programs outside these geographic limits); Funding: Multiple awards ranging from $50,000 each (it made $20.9 million in grants last year); Deadline: Rolling (LOI). Continue reading

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Faith-Based Groups Can Obtain Support, Services

The departments of Health & Human Services (HHS) and Education (DoEd) have reaffirmed the federal government outreach of religious and community groups seeking partnerships with the federal government to obtain support and further resources. Continue reading

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CUB Grants Promote Urban Conservation, Education

Private Funder: Celebrate Urban Birds; Opportunity: 2018 Mini-Grant Program; Funding Focus: Education, bird-watching and the environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Museums, libraries, community centers, clubs and schools; Funding: Multiple grants up to $750 each; Deadline (TBA): The next round of grants will open this fall; last year’s deadline was in Dec. 31. Continue reading

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State and Local Funding Opportunities from Around the Nation

Funding opportunities for localities and states from around the nation. Continue reading

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Grants Boost Early Childhood Education, Wellness

Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (HHS); Admin. for Children & Families (HHS); Program: Early Head Start Grantee – City of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County, New Mexico (CFDA Number: 93.600) (Funding Opportunity Number: HHS-2018-ACF-OHS-CH-R06-1333); Eligibility: Schools, tribes, for-profits, universities, governments, faith-based groups and nonprofits with or without 501(c)(3) status; Funding: $2.9 million for two awards (20% match required); Deadline (tentative): December (anticipate a NOFA in October). Continue reading

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