Private Funder: Pacific Youth Foundation; Opportunity: 2016 grants; Funding Focus: Youth, children and after school education; Geographic Focus: National (focus on California and Georgia); Eligibility: Boys & Girls Clubs; Funding: Grants average $25,000 for first time grantees and $40,000 for organizations previously receiving a grant. The foundation distributed $3.7 million in grants last year; Deadline: TBA, the next round is to open soon, last year’s deadline was May 1.
Summary: Programs must directly involve youth, staff or board members of a Boys & Girls Club. The foundation awards grants for programs that help teach at-risk youth the skills they need to succeed in life and programs that improve organizational function and development. No grants for multi-year funds.