Category Archives: Local and State

State and Local Funding Opportunities from Around the Nation

Funding opportunities for localities and states from around the nation.

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State and Local Funding Opportunities from Around the Nation

Alabama 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: … Continue reading

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State and Local Funding News from Around the Nation

State and Local Funding News from Around the Nation

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Massachusetts Launches Workforce Development Pay-for-Success Project

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker (R) announces the launch of a $12.43 million Pay for Success (PFS) workforce development initiative to help limited English speakers transition to employment, higher wage jobs and a path to education.

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State and Local Funding Opportunities

State and Local Funding Opportunities from around the nation

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GOP Kansas Lawmakers Roll Back Tax Cuts, Override Brown’s Veto

The Republican-dominated Kansas state legislature rolled back the deep tax cuts it approved seven years ago, overriding Gov. Sam Brownback’s (R) veto and repudiating the conservative tax-cutting philosophy it represented.

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Education Dept. Names 45 Green Ribbon Schools for 2017

The Education Dept. (DoEd) names the 2017 DoEd Green Ribbon Schools District Sustainability Awardees, which includes 45 schools, nine districts, and nine postsecondary institutions recognized for reducing their environmental footprint and utility costs, DoEd said.

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State and Local Funding News from Around the Nation

National state and local funding news

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Funder to Seek Applications for K-12 Science Education Grants

Funder: Monsanto Fund; Opportunity: 2017 Math & Science Education K-12 fund; Funding Focus: Education, nutrition and rural development; Geographic Focus: Missouri and Illinois; Eligibility: Schools and nonprofits; Funding: Up to $40,000 each (grant requests of more than $10,000 require the … Continue reading

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Funder Seeks Applications for Healthy Eating Program

The Health Foundation of South Florida is accepting applications for its Evidence-Based & Innovative Programs in Children’s Settings program. It supports organizations working to implement evidence-based and innovative programs aimed at increasing children’s nutrition knowledge Deadline: Rolling.

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