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Foundation Grants Aid Community Projects, Child Well-Being

Private Funder: CIGNA Foundation; Opportunity: World of Difference Grants; Funding Focus: Health and children; Geographic Focus: National (there are no geographic limits, but priority is given to areas where CIGNA has a significant presence); Eligibility: Public charities with a 501(c)(3) … Continue reading

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Roberts Foundation Provides Literacy Grants

Foundation: Nora Roberts Foundation; Opportunity: Program Grants; Funding Focus: Literacy (primary focus), children, arts and culture; Geographic Focus: National (emphasis on MD; some emphasis also on NY and WV); Eligibility: 501 (c)(3) nonprofits; Funding: Awards vary, the foundation distributed $2.2 … Continue reading

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Important Children and Youth Related Research

Homeless Youth Likely Human Trafficking Victim: Nearly a fifth of homeless youth in the United States and Canada are victims of trafficking, reports from the University of Pennsylvania and Loyola University New Orleans find. Based on interviews with 911 homeless … Continue reading

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KMF Favors Children, Youth Programs

Funder: Kinder Morgan Foundation; Opportunities: Children and Youth Grants; Funding Focus: Children, youth, health, STEM; Geographic Focus: National, where energy company Kinder Morgan has a presence; Eligibility: Nonprofits and public and private K-12 schools; Funding: Multiple awards up to $5,000 … Continue reading

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ACF Refugee Solicitation to Help Families, Children

Agency: Administration for Children & Families (HHS); Program: Refugee Career Pathways Program (CFDA Number: 93.576) (Funding Opportunity Number: HHS-2018-ACF-ORR-ZM-1224); Eligibility: Schools, governments, tribes and nonprofits; Funding: $3 million for 12 awards (no match required); Deadline: Aug. 29.

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Power Foundation Supports Student-Led Initiatives

Private Funder: Constellation Energy; Opportunity: E2Energy to Educate Grants; Funding Focus: K-12 education, children and youth; Geographic Focus: National, in the 17 states the company serves (https://goo.gl/dk97cF); Eligibility: Students in grades 6-12 and in two- and four-year colleges (projects must … Continue reading

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WK Kellogg Foundation Seeks Applications for Community Awards

Foundation: W.K. Kellogg Foundation; Opportunity: Foundation Grants; Funding Focus: Low-income families, children, youth; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits; Funding: multiple awards up to $500,000 each (the foundation distributed $260 million last year); Deadline: Rolling.

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Transportation Foundation Grants to Launch

Funder: Norfolk Southern Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 Grants programs; Funding Focus: Children, education and the arts; Geographic Focus: National (where the railroad has operations); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies; the foundation made $12 million in grants last year; Deadline: Applications accepted between … Continue reading

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Store Chain Offers Grants for Field Trips, Education

Foundation: Target Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 Field Trip Grants; Funding Focus: Children, arts, literacy, education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, schools, libraries and public agencies; Funding: Up to $700 each; Deadline: runs from Aug. 1 to Sept. 30 (2017 Field … Continue reading

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Grants Aid Troops, Veterans, Families

Private Funder: Navy Seal Foundation; Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Social service, children and families; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Multiple awards; Deadline: July 31.

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