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MDU Favors Social Services, Schools, Community Development

Funder: MDU Resources Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 grants; Funding Focus: Education and human services; Geographic Focus: National (where the company has a presence); Eligibility: Nonprofits, counties, cities, school districts or park districts; Funding: Varies; the foundation made about $2.2 million in … Continue reading

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Youth, Arts Are Bank Foundation Priorities

Private Funder: Santander Bank Foundation; Opportunity: Annual Grants; Funding Focus: Education, youth, arts, children, human services; Geographic Focus: Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Multiple awards; Deadline: Sept. 8 … 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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Human Service Programs Get Priority from Carl R. Hendrickson Family Foundation

Private Funder: Carl R. Hendrickson Family Foundation; Opportunity: 2016 grants; Funding Focus: Education, human services, faith-based projects and health care; Geographic Focus: Illinois; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies, last year the foundation made $421,000 in grants; Deadline: July 31.

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Kerr Underwrites Social Service Programs

Private Funder: The Kerr Foundation; Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Education, health, arts and culture and human services; Geographic Focus: Oklahoma, Arkansas Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, Texas and Washington, D.C (projects from Oklahoma receive priority); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up … Continue reading

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Schools can Benefit from Lawrence Human Services Project Grants

Funder: Lawrence Foundation; Opportunities: Environmental & Human Services Grants; Funding Focus: Environment, human services; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, public schools and libraries; Funding: Multiple awards ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 each; Deadline: Nov. 1.

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Food Store Chain Underwrites Youth, Social Service Programs

Private Funder: Costco Wholesale; Opportunities: Costco Warehouse Donations and Regional Office Donations; Funding Focus: Children, youth, education, health/human services; Geographic Focus: National (communities with Costco stores; for location information: http://tinyurl.com/bndas8g); Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits; Funding: Multiple awards (the company will only … Continue reading

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Foundation Assists Family Services, Workforce Projects

Funder: Enterprise Holdings Foundation (formerly Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation); Opportunity: Community Grants; Funding Focus: Family services, workforce, human services, health care, community services; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits; Funding: Awards average $2.500 to $5,000 each (the foundation distributed $22 million … Continue reading

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Education, Youth, Arts Are Bank Foundation Priorities

Private Funder: Santander Bank Foundation; Opportunity: Annual Grants; Funding Focus: Education, youth, arts, children, human services; Geographic Focus: Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island; Eligibility: Nonprofits soccer programs); Funding: Multiple awards; Deadline: … Continue reading

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Financial Sector Funder Likes Programs for Disadvantaged, Poor, Children

Private Funder: State Street Foundation; Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Education, disadvantaged children and human services; Geographic Focus: National-where the company has a presence; Eligibility: Nonprofits (faith-based groups are eligible if they provide services to the entire community); Funding: Varies … Continue reading

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