Tag Archives: Disadvantaged Youth

Kids Foundation Seeks Applications

The Kelly for Kids Foundation was established in 1987 by former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly to support organizations that assist children in the western New York State region. Since its inception, the foundation has raised nearly $5 million. Deadline: … Continue reading

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Funder Opens $10K Wish You Well Grants

Funder: Wish You Well Foundation; Opportunity: Literacy grants; Funding Focus: Literacy, disadvantaged youth, rural education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $10,000 each; Deadline: Rolling.

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Advocates Push for Additional Funding to Reach More Disadvantaged Youth, Minorities

Lawmakers should increase funding programs that provide services for vulnerable youth, including young men of color and those disconnected from school and work, to keep young people connected and put them on a career or college path, advocates say. Arbitrary … Continue reading

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