Tag Archives: Community Development

Bank Foundation Provides Support for Education, Job Development

Private Funder: KeyBank Foundation (formerly Key Foundation); Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Financial education & community development; Geographic Focus: Where KeyBank operates in Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Utah, Vermont, and Washington state; Eligibility: … Continue reading

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Grants Go to Education, Community Revitalization

Private Funder: Armstrong Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 foundation grants; Funding Focus: Education and community development; Geographic Focus: National (where Armstrong has locations); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Multiples awards (the foundation distributed about $1 million in grants last year); Deadline: Rolling.

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If You Have an Awesome Idea, Apply for an Awesome Grant!

Funder: Awesome Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 Project Grants; Funding Focus: Education and community development; Eligibility: Unrestricted (grants go for charitable or community projects); Funding: Multiple awards of $1,000 each; Deadline: Rolling.

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CWB Underwrites Senior, Community Development Projects

Funder: Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 grants; Funding Focus: Education, seniors and economic development; Geographic Focus: WV& PA; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies (the foundation made $17 million in awards last year). Deadline: Rolling.

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Mizuho Favors Housing, Underserved

Private Funder: Mizuho Corporate Bank Americas Foundation (formerly The IBJ Foundation); Opportunity: 2017 program grants; Funding Focus: Community development, affordable housing, children and the underserved; Geographic Focus: California and New York; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies, (the foundation distributed $700,000 in … Continue reading

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Financial Foundation Favors Community Development

Private Funder: Bank of New York Mellon Foundation (formerly the Mellon Financial Corporation Fund); Opportunity: 2017 Charitable Giving Program; Funding Focus: Community development, the workforce and homelessness; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies (the foundation distributed about $1.8 million … Continue reading

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Bank Chain Offers Multiple Housing Opportunities

Private Funder: Bank of America (BOA); Opportunity: 2017 foundation grants; Funding Focus: Housing, infrastructure, education and community development; Geographic Focus: Multi-state (BOA is a national concern with branches in most states); Eligibility: Nonprofits, student-led projects; Funding: Grants range to $200,000 … Continue reading

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Union Bank Supports Housing, Community Projects

Private Funder: Union Bank Foundation; Opportunity: Foundation Grants; Funding Focus: Education, housing and community development; Geographic Focus: California (where the bank has operations); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies, the foundation gave $5.7 million in grants last year; Deadline: Rolling.

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Foundation Seeks Applications for Community Development, Faith-Based Grants

Private Funder: Fred Jones Family Foundation (formerly The Fred and Mary Eddy Jones Foundation); Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Arts, education, community development and faith-based initiatives; Geographic Focus: Oklahoma; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Grants range up to $125,000 each (the foundation … Continue reading

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Financial Services Foundation Provides Regional Support for Education, Job Development

Private Funder: KeyBank Foundation (formerly Key Foundation); Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Financial education & community development; Geographic Focus: Where KeyBank operates in Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Utah, Vermont, and Washington state; Eligibility: … Continue reading

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