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Retail Chain National Giving Program Now Open

Foundation: Walmart Foundation; Program: National giving programs; Funding Focus: Education, workforce, environment, health; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits (projects addressing education and at-risk youth are encouraged); Funding: Multiple awards of up to $250,000 each (the Walmart Foundation gave $166 … Continue reading

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Social Service Programs Are Claneil Foundation Priority

Private Funder: Claneil Foundation; Opportunity: Grants; Funding Focus: Education, environment, health, hunger and nutrition; Geographic Focus: Organizations located in the Mid-Atlantic and New England states; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding (estimated): Grants range to $100,000 each (the foundation distributed $2.5 million in … Continue reading

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Big Box Chain Launches State Grantmaking Effort

Foundation: Walmart Foundation; Opportunity: 2016 State Giving Program; Funding Focus: Education, workforce, environment, health; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofit serving states or regions; Funding: Multiple awards of at least $25,000 each were awarded in the past; Deadlines: May 12 … Continue reading

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Kirby Favors Humanities, Health, Public Affairs

Private Funder: F.M. Kirby Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 grants; Funding Focus: Education, health and medicine, the arts and humanities, civic and public affairs, welfare and youth; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits (schools and youth groups are encouraged to apply); Funding: The … Continue reading

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Foundation Favors Wellness Programs

Private Funder: COPIC Medical Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 grants; Funding Focus: Health and medicine, children’s health; Geographic Focus: Colorado and Nebraska; Eligibility: Nonprofits (educational groups are encouraged to apply); Funding: Varies; the foundation made about $500,000 in grants last year; Deadlines: … Continue reading

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Pharmacy Store Chain Focuses on Community Health

Funder: Rite Aid Foundation; Geographic Focus: National, in communities in which Rite Aid operates; Program: Health and wellness grants; Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations; Funding: Varies (the foundation has awarded over $16 million in grants to nonprofits); Deadline: Rolling.

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Arcus Fund Supports Health, Capital Projects

Private Funder: Arcus Nat’l Fund (formerly Jon L. Stryker Foundation); Opportunity: 2016 funding programs; Funding Focus: Social equity, public awareness and understanding, health and safety and scientific inquiry; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies, the fund made $32 million … Continue reading

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Transportation Foundation Rolls Out Community Grants Competition

Foundation: American Airlines Community Foundation (formerly America West Community Foundation); Opportunity: 2017 Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Children, health, and human services; Geographic Focus: Where the company has hubs (Charlotte, SC; Philadelphia; Phoenix; and Washington, DC); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies (the … Continue reading

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Health 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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Gas Foundation Favors Youth, Health, Environment

Funder: Washington Gas; Program: Washington Gas Charitable Giving Program; Geographic Focus: Virginia, District of Columbia and Maryland; Eligibility: Nonprofits and community groups; Funding Focus: Education, the environment and health; Funding: Grants range up to $50,000 each (multiple awards); Deadline: Rolling.

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