Tag Archives: the environment

Motorcycle Foundation Favors Community Revitalization, Veteran Initiatives

Private Funder: Harley-Davidson Foundation; Opportunity: 2017-18 foundation grants; Funding Focus: Education, community revitalization, veteran initiatives, health and the environment.; Geographic Focus: Primarily focused on Milwaukee, Wauwatosa, Menomonee Falls or Tomahawk, WI; York, PA; or Kansas City, MO (while most funding … Continue reading

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AFF Opens Competition for Outdoor Grants

Funder: American Forest Foundation’s Project Learning Tree; Opportunity: GreenWorks grants; Funding Focus: Youth, education and the environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: K-12 schools and nonprofit organizations; Funding: Multiple awards, up to $3,000 each; Deadline: Sept. 30.

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New Earth Foundation Supports Youth, Conservation Projects

Foundation: New Earth Foundation; Program: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Education, youth development, the environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits; Funding: Varies; Deadline: Feb. 1 (letter of inquiry).

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Cox Grants Favor the Environment, Health

Private Funder: James M. Cox Foundation; Opportunity: James M. Cox Foundation Grants; Funding Focus: Education, children, the environment and health; Geographic Focus: In the 40 states where Cox Enterprises does business; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Multiple awards, generally in the $2,000 … Continue reading

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Funder Aims to Improve Boating Ed, Safety

Private Funder: BoatU.S. Foundation; Opportunity: Grassroots Grants Program; Funding Focus: Education and the environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $10,000 each (the foundation made about $1 million in grants last year); Deadline: Rolling.

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CSM Foundation Application Cycle Now Open

Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation; Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Homelessness, the environment and the underserved; Geographic Focus: National and Michigan; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies (the foundation made $73 million in grants last year); Deadlines: Rolling.

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Chicken Processor Supports Projects for Agriculture, the Environment

Private Funder: Tyson Foods; Opportunity: Education Grants; Funding Focus: Education; Geographic Focus: National (in the 25 states where the company has a presence); Eligibility: Schools; Funding: Varies; Deadline: Rolling.

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Culture, Community Projects Get Funding Aid

Funder: EQT Foundation; Opportunity: 2017-18 program funds; Funding Focus: Education, arts and culture, community and the environment; Geographic Focus: Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio and Virginia; Eligibility: Nonprofits and community groups; Funding: Up to $100,000 (the foundation distributed $4.2 million … Continue reading

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RSF Supports Education, Arts Projects

Funder: RSF Social Finance; Opportunity: 2017 RSF Seed Fund grants; Funding Focus: Education, arts, nutrition, food and the environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $5,000 for multiple awards; Deadline: TBA, the next round opens in January.

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Entergy Likes Literacy, Low-Income Initiatives

Private Funder: Entergy Charitable Foundation; Opportunity: Open Grants and Micro Grants; Funding Focus: Literacy, low-income initiatives, the arts, the environment and K-12 childhood education; Geographic Focus: Regional (AR, LA, MA, MI, MS, NH, NY, TX & VT); Eligibility: Nonprofits, schools, … Continue reading

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