Network Voice Grants Focus on the Arts

grantsPrivate Funder: Turner Broadcasting Systems; Opportunity: Turner Voice Grants; Funding Focus: Education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies; Deadline: Rolling.

Summary: This is TBS’s signature corporate philanthropy program, which is focused on high school-aged youth and the arts. The program wants to create the next generation of storytellers. Past partners include: 21st Century Leaders, which helps high school juniors and seniors through collaboration with businesses and education leaders and VOX Communications, which helps teens produce a printed and online newspaper.

Other Grants

TBS also offers Employee Volunteer Grants. When an employee spends 30 hours or more volunteering with a nonprofit, they may apply for a monetary grant to support the organization. And the TBS Matching Grant Program will give up to $500 to match an employee donation made to an educational institution or arts related nonprofit.

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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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