Funder Aids Children With Speech, Language Disorders

grantsFunder: Small Steps in Speech; Opportunity: Language grants; Funding Focus: Children with speech & language disorders; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies; Deadline: Nov. 1.

Summary: Funds support programs that will benefit children with speech and language disorders through therapies, treatments, communicative devices, and other services aimed at improving communication skills. If applying for a grant to be used toward an assistive technology device, a formal Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) Evaluation from a qualified service provider must be included stating that different pieces of technology have been used.

Info: for questions about the competition, apply@smallstepsinspeech.org or http://tinyurl.com/ob5uoob

About Frank Klimko

Frank Klimko is a nationally known journalist, grants expert and speech writer/speaker. He has years of experience helping nonprofits devise lists of the right funding opportunities and secure funding from these foundations and corporate entities. Clients have focused on an array of areas including child care, homeless, hunger and K-12 education. Additionally, he is a Freedom of Information Act expert, who has helped numerous clients with securing proprietary information from the federal government. Currently, Frank Klimko writes the Children & Youth Funding Report and Private Grants Alert, which are Washington DC-based publications. CYF is a daily publication covering Congress, the Education Dept. and the various federal regulatory agencies. PGA, another daily publication, covers the world of private philanthropy.
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