The Central Alabama Community Foundation makes grants to improve the quality of life in the Central Alabama region. Grants of up to $10,000 will be available to nonprofits providing the following essential services in Montgomery, Lowndes or Macon counties: childcare/education (encompassing pre–K and afterschool care) and services to specialized populations — food, healthcare, shelter and family wellness. The deadline is Aug. 28.
Alabama, Georgia and North Carolina
The Belk Foundation awards grants to schools and organizations working aggressively to ensure all students graduate from high school and continue on a path toward college, career and life. It supports charitable organizations in communities where Belk associates live and work, with particular emphasis on Atlanta, GA, Birmingham, AL and Charlotte, NC. Funding varies; the deadline is Oct. 1.