Tag Archives: Florida

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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Roundup of State and Local Funding Opportunities

A digest of state and local funding news from around the nation.

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Humanities Council Seeks Applications for Community Project Grants

The Florida Humanities Council seeks applications from Florida nonprofit organizations for the planning and implementation of public humanities projects that will benefit state residents.   Deadline: May 1.

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State and Local Funding Roundup From Around the Nation

A roundup of state and local grants from around the nation.

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Store Chain Seeks Applications for Hunger Grants

Private Funder: Southeastern Grocers Foundation (formerly BI-LO Winn-Dixie Foundation); Opportunity: 2017 Grants; Funding Focus: Hunger, education, children and youth; Geographic Focus: Regional (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies(the foundation distributed about … Continue reading

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Ed Foundation Accepting Applications for Teacher Innovation Grants

Florida’s Broward Education Foundation is accepting applications from Broward County educators for its Teacher Innovation Grants program. The Fort Lauderdale foundation is a direct support organization of Broward County Public Schools. Deadline: Nov. 30.

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Utah, Florida Extend Medicaid, CHIP to Immigrant Children

Child welfare advocates are praising a move by lawmakers in Utah and Florida to extend Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) benefits to lawfully present immigrant children who had previously been excluded for such services. Thirty states and the … Continue reading

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DoEd Approves ‘Excellent’ Educator Plans for Puerto Rico, Eight Final States

As part of its Excellent Educators for All Initiative, the Education Dept approves Puerto Rico and eight states’ plans to ensure equitable access to excellent educators: Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Iowa, Louisiana, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, and Puerto Rico.

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State and Local Funding Opportunities

California, Colorado, Florida and Michigan The Hagen Family Foundation favors creative and innovative proposals in the areas of: arts, education, environment, religion and social services. THFF does not consider contributions to annual drives, capital campaigns, research or support for ongoing … Continue reading

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Four Additional States Win NCLB Waiver Extensions

The Education Dept. grants continued flexibility waivers to four states — Florida, Idaho, Ohio and South Dakota  — from provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), also known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB). These states are implementing … Continue reading

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