Tag Archives: Louisiana

Energy Company Supports Community, Education Grants

Private Funder: Chesapeake Energy; Opportunity: 2017 Corporate Giving Program; Funding Focus: STEM education, environment, emergency and disaster response; Geographic Focus: Colorado, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, West Virginia and Wyoming; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: … Continue reading

Posted in Foundation Highlight, Grantseeking, Local and State | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Energy Company Supports Community, Education Grants

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

Posted in Foundation Highlight, Grantseeking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Store Chain Seeks Applications for Hunger Grants

Faith-Based Grant Maker Provides Support to Nonprofits

Funder: Stuller Family Foundation; Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Youth, education, the underserved; Geographic Focus: Louisiana; Eligibility: Schools, nonprofits and faith-based organizations; Funding: Awards vary (the foundation distributed about $1.4 million in grants last year); Deadlines: March 1, July 1 … Continue reading

Posted in Foundation Highlight | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Faith-Based Grant Maker Provides Support to Nonprofits

State and Local Funding Opportunities from Around the Nation

Alaska The Artists in Schools program is supported by the Anchorage Rasmuson, the state of Alaska and the Nat’l Endowment for the Arts. Artists in Schools (AIS) residencies should provide arts experiences and training for students, teachers, and the greater … Continue reading

Posted in Local and State | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on State and Local Funding Opportunities from Around the Nation

State and Local Funding News from Around the Nation

Alaska Funder Distributes $1.8M to Improve Education, Mental Health: The Juneau Community Foundation makes grants totaling more than $1.8 million in support of efforts to serve the region’s most vulnerable residents. The funding includes more than $1 million from the … Continue reading

Posted in Local and State | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on State and Local Funding News from Around the Nation

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.

Posted in Local and State | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on DoEd Approves ‘Excellent’ Educator Plans for Puerto Rico, Eight Final States

Blue Moon Supports Regional Ecosystem Efforts

The Blue Moon Fund (which usually uses all lower-case letters in its title) makes grants to nonprofit organizations that have developed innovative, holistic approaches to improving human quality of life in harmony with the natural world, including urban environments. Deadline: … Continue reading

Posted in Fundraising, Grantseeking, Local and State | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Blue Moon Supports Regional Ecosystem Efforts