Literacy Grants: 

Literary grants for nonprofits, schools and libraries, early literacy grants, health literacy, financial literacy and literacy grants for teachers.   630 Literacy Grants.
Grants to Southern California Non-Profits for Health, Human Services, Education, & Arts Programs
Conference Date: 11/04/13
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Southern California non-profit organizations providing effective programs that address the areas of health, human services, and education, with the highest priority given to programs and organizations that provide greater ...

Grants to Northern Virginia Non-Profits & Public Agencies to Positively Impact Local Communities
Conference Date: 11/07/14
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Virginia non-profits, religious institutions and local government entities for projects that benefit Fauquier County, Rappahannock County and Northern Culpeper County. An informational workshop will be held on November 7. ...

Grants to USA Non-Profits for Collaborative Projects to Decrease Urban Health Disparities
Conference Date: 12/02/14
Deadline: 04/10/15
LOI Date: 01/16/15

Grants and loans to USA non-profit organizations to collaborate with hospitals, non-profits, local health departments, and other community organizations to improve the health of low-income neighborhoods within cities with populations greater than 15...

Grants to Oregon Non-Profits for Partnership Projects to Address Education, Financial Stability & Health
Conference Date: 12/12/14
Deadline: 03/06/15

Grants of up to $80,000 to Oregon non-profit organizations for collaborative initiatives to address community needs throughout Marion, Polk and Yamhill Counties. Information sessions will be held on December 12, as well as January 9, 16 and 23. Prio...

Grants to Arkansas Non-Profits, Public Agencies & Schools to Benefit Women & Girls
Deadline: 05/15/15
LOI Date: 12/31/14

Grants of up to $10,000 to Arkansas non-profit organizations, governmental units, and religious or educational institutions for projects and programs that assist women and girls in achieving their full potential. Letters of Interest must be submitte...

Grants to Hartford & Baltimore Counties, Maryland Non-Profits for Education & Human Needs
Deadline: 03/13/15
LOI Date: 01/09/15

Grants to Maryland non-profit organizations improving quality of life in Hartford County, Baltimore County and Baltimore City. Applicants must contact Foundation staff prior to the January 9 LOI deadline. The Foundation is especially interested in p...

Grants to Williamson County, Texas Non-Profits for Education, Income, Basic Needs & Health
Conference Date: 01/09/15
Deadline: 03/26/15
LOI Date: 01/22/15

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $40,000 to Williamson County, Texas non-profit organizations to benefit the community in the areas of education, income, basic needs and health. Applicants may wish to attend the January 9 and 13 training sessions and ...

Grants to Washington Non-Profits for Programs & Projects that Benefit Children & Families
Deadline: 03/06/15
LOI Date: 01/16/15

Grants of up to $20,000 to Washington non-profit organizations for projects serving children and families primarily in King, Snohomish, Pierce and Kitsap Counties. Interested applicants must submit a letter of inquiry by January 16 for consideration...

Grants to Brookline, Massachusetts Groups of Public School Staff Working to Improve Education
Deadline: 03/06/15
LOI Date: 01/23/15

Grants of up to $20,000 to Brookline, Massachusetts groups of public school teachers, administrators, or other staff members. Concept Papers for these grants are due by January 23. These grants are intended to support the efforts of teachers workin...

Grants to USA Non-Profits in Multiple States for Community Development, Culture & Human Services
Conference Date: 01/23/15
Deadline: 09/30/15

Grants to Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, New Mexico, New York, and Texas non-profit organizations serving communities where the funding source has business presence for a wide range of activities. The first informational conference...

Grants to USA Non-Profits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Environment, Health & Welfare
Deadline: 04/01/15
LOI Date: 01/25/15

Grants generally ranging from $50,000 and up to USA non-profit organizations in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Southwest and Central Florida, and in the greater Boston area of Massachusetts. Concept Papers for these grants are due by 5:00 PM on Jan...

Grants to Virginia Non-Profits for Environment, Medical Research, Education, & Basic Needs
Deadline: 04/08/15
LOI Date: 01/29/15

Grants to Virginia non-profit organizations seeking financial assistance for programs and services focusing on environment, medical research, education, and human needs. Preliminary Proposals must be received in the Foundation’s offices by Januar...

Grants to Ohio Non-Profits & Government Agencies for Arts, Culture, Humanities, Environment & Health
Deadline: 03/15/15
LOI Date: 01/31/15

Grants to Ohio non-profits and government agencies for activities in the areas of arts, culture, humanities, education, environment, health and medical, human services, and public benefit. Interested applicants must submit a request summary by Janua...

Grants to USA Non-Profits in Multiple States for Education, Healthcare, & Housing
Deadline: 05/01/15
LOI Date: 02/01/15

Grants generally ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 to North Carolina, Maine, New York, and Virginia non-profits that are seeking financial assistance for innovative programs and/or projects that are designed to improve and enhance the social welfare o...

Grants to Idaho and Montana Non-Profits for Rural Education, Human Service, Conservation, Health, Arts
Deadline: 03/16/15
LOI Date: 02/02/15

Grants generally staring at $5,000 to Idaho and Montana non-profit organizations that are seeking financial assistance for programs, projects, and/or services benefiting rural communities in Idaho and Montana. Letters of Inquiry are due by Februar...

Grants to Oregon & Washington Non-Profits for Youth Programming & Environmental Awareness
Deadline: 04/06/15
LOI Date: 02/02/15

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to Oregon and Washington non-profit organizations serving the Greater Portland area to benefit youth and promote environmental awareness. Interested applicants must submit a Letter of Intent by Februar...

Grants to Indiana Groups & Individuals to Enrich Student Learning in Wayne Township Schools
Deadline: 03/20/15
LOI Date: 02/02/15

Grants of up to $4,000 to local Indiana groups and individuals who are working to enrich, engage, and stimulate student learning in the Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township. Preliminary applications are due by February 2, 2015. Funding i...

Grants to Abilene Area, Texas Non-Profits to Enhance the Quality of Life of Local Residents
Deadline: 03/20/15
LOI Date: 02/06/15

Grants typically ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 to Abilene Area, Texas non-profit organizations to improve the local quality of life for local residents. A letter of Intent is due February 6. Requests will be considered for special projects, innovat...

Grants to Greater Washington, DC Non-Profits to Help Youth & Adults Gain a Quality Education
Deadline: 04/23/15
LOI Date: 02/06/15

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC non-profit organizations that are seeking financial assistance for programs that help needy young people and adults gain a quality education. Letters of Inquiry are due...

Grants to British Columbia, Canada Non-Profits for Children, Youth & Community Benefit in the Whistler Area
Deadline: 03/23/15
LOI Date: 02/06/15

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,000 to British Columbia, Canada non-profit organizations and qualified donees for projects and programs that benefit Whistler region communities. LOIs must be submitted by February 6 for consideration. The primary gran...

Grants to Greater San Antonio, Texas Non-Profits for Children's Shelter, Education, & Medical Care
Deadline: 03/16/15
LOI Date: 02/09/15

Grants to Texas non-profit organizations that are working to provide children in the Greater San Antonio area with food and shelter, clothing, education, medical care, and other important needs. Letters of Inquiry must be submitted by February 9, 2...

Grants to Connecticut Non-Profit Child Care Providers for New & Expanded Programs
Conference Date: 02/10/15
Deadline: 04/24/15

Grants to non-profit Connecticut child care providers, ages 3-5 years, for new or extended preschool programs. A bidders conference will be held on February 10. Eligible Counties are Bridgeport, Hartford, New Haven, Stamford, Bristol, Manchester, N...

Grants to New Haven Area, Connecticut Non-Profits for Operations, Project Support & Capacity Building
Conference Date: 02/11/15
Deadline: 03/27/15

Grants typically starting at $5,000 per year to New Haven Area, Connecticut non-profits for organizational support and projects that benefit the local area. A grant information webinar will be held on February 11. Eligible towns include Ansonia, Bet...

Grants to USA Schools & Program Providers to Help PreK-12 Students Succeed Academically
Deadline: 09/15/15
LOI Date: 02/12/15

Grants to USA teachers, administrators or program service providers for innovative ways to address issues that interfere with PreK-12 students’ abilities to be fully present in the classroom. The initial application period will be open from Januar...

Grants to Georgia, Kentucky & Maine Non-Profits for Health, Education, Human Services & Basic Needs
Deadline: 03/13/15
LOI Date: 02/13/15

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to Georgia, Kentucky and Maine non-profit organizations to address basic human needs, alleviate suffering, and improve the human condition. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 13 for consideration. ...

Grants to British Columbia, Canada Non-Profits to Benefit Pemberton Area Communities
Deadline: 03/25/15
LOI Date: 02/13/15

Grants ranging from $500 o $1,500 to British Columbia, Canada non-profits and qualified donees for projects benefitting the community of Pemberton and the surrounding areas. LOIs must be submitted by February 13 for consideration. The program is cur...

Grants to Iowa & Nebraska Non-Profits for Neighborhood Improvements, Health & Economic Development
Deadline: 03/15/15
LOI Date: 02/15/15

Grants to Southwest Iowa and Eastern Nebraska non-profit organizations and public agencies for activities in the areas of community development, healthy families and economic development. LOIs must be submitted by February 16 for consideration. Fund...

Grants to Fayette County, Kentucky Non-Profits and Artists for Public Arts and Culture Programs
Conference Date: 02/23/15
Deadline: 03/13/15

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to Fayette County, Kentucky non-profits for programs and projects with an arts or cultural focus that have clear artistic and social benefits and are accessible to the general public. Preference will be given to a...

Grants to Waterford, Michigan K-12 Teachers for Creative Classroom Projects
Conference Date: 02/25/15
Deadline: 03/27/15

Grants to Waterford, Michigan K-12 teachers for grants for educational programs not otherwise available through normal funding channels. Projects should be aimed toward enriching the regular program. Funding cannot be used to supplant district fundi...

Grants to Texas Public School Teachers for Programs to Improve Education in Comal & Guadalupe Counties
Conference Date: 02/25/15
Deadline: 03/11/15

Grants of up to $5,000 to Texas public school educators in eligible parts of Comal and Guadalupe Counties for programs, activities and materials that help students reach their highest potential. An information session will be held on February 25. Th...

Grants to Delaware Non-Profits & Public Agencies for Small Community Benefit Projects
Conference Date: 02/26/15
Deadline: 03/17/15

Grants of up to $5,000 to Delaware non-profit organizations and public agencies to support smaller, overlooked projects in their Sussex and Montgomery Counties neighborhoods. A grants workshop will be held on February 26. Projects should be proposed...

Grants to Non-Profits in British Columbia, Canada for Arts, Environment, Children & Families, and Health
Deadline: 03/31/15
LOI Date: 02/28/15

Grants to British Columbia, Canada non-profits for a wide range of creative projects designed to benefit the maximum number of people in the Boundary area. February 28th is the deadline for a letter of intent. Funded activities should provide a dire...

Grants to New York Non-Profits in Chemung & Steuben Counties to Address Local Needs
Deadline: 04/01/15
LOI Date: 03/01/15

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $20,000 to New York non-profit organizations to offer creative solutions to local community needs, issues and concerns in Chemung and Southeastern Steuben Counties. LOIs are due by March 1 for requests of $5,000 or more...

Grants to Lincoln, Nebraska Non-Profits for Arts, Community, Education & Human Services
Deadline: 03/15/15
LOI Date: 03/01/15

Grants typically ranging from $4,500 to $60,000 to Lincoln, Nebraska non-profit organizations to strengthen the local community by improving opportunities and life outcomes. Initial inquiries must be submitted by March 2 for consideration. Reque...

Grants to Wisconsin Non-Profits for Education, Diversity & Community Development
Deadline: 04/01/15
LOI Date: 03/03/15

Grants to Wisconsin non-profit organizations and occasionally government agencies for projects that will significantly improve the lives of people living in Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee and Washington Counties. LOIs must be submitted by March 3 for ...

Grants to Southern Nevada Non-Profits & Public Agencies for Education, Health & Financial Stability
Conference Date: 03/03/15
Deadline: 04/02/15

Grants to Southern Nevada non-profit organizations and public or government agencies with experience in the provision of education, health or financial stability. A mandatory bidders meeting will be held on March 3.

Grants to Northwest Oregon Non-Profits & Public Agencies for Arts, Education, Environment & Health
Conference Date: 03/04/15
Deadline: 05/15/15
LOI Date: 04/03/15

Grants to Northwest Oregon non-profits and government agencies to benefit local communities. Optional workshops are held March 4 and May 6, and LOIs are due by April 3 for consideration. Eligible locations include Benton, Clackamas, Lane, Lincoln, L...

Grants to Mississippi Non-Profits & Public Agencies for Education, Financial Stability & Health
Conference Date: 03/04/15
Deadline: 04/10/15
LOI Date: 03/06/15

Grants to Mississippi non-profits, faith-based organizations and governmental entities to positively impact quality of life in Hancock, Harrison, Pearl River and Stone Counties. An information session will be held on March 4 and LOIs are due on Marc...

Grants to New Hampshire Public Libraries for Summer Presentations & Workshops
Conference Date: 03/05/15
Deadline: 03/27/15

Grants to New Hampshire public libraries for presenter activities to be held during the library's summer reading programs and to encourage reading and the arts in the community. A conference will be held March 5. Funds will be provided for performan...

Grants to Dallas Area, Texas Non-Profits for Financial Literacy, Medical Training, Medical Research & Scholarshi...
Conference Date: 03/05/15
Deadline: 04/01/15

Grants to Texas non-profit organizations for a wide range of activities primarily benefitting residents of Dallas, Tarrant, Denton, Collin or Rockwall Counties. Workshops will be held on March 5. Specific funding is available for financial education...

Grants to Hartford County, Connecticut Non-Profits for Health, Economic & Community Investment Programs
Deadline: 03/06/15

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to Hartford County, Connecticut non-profit organizations for economic, health and community investment programs that impact the quality of life for local residents . The Foundation’s emphasis is on programs ...

Grants to UK Schools, Non-Profits, & Libraries for Literature & Poetry Initiatives for Children & Youth
Deadline: 03/06/15

Grants ranging from £1,000 to £10,000 to UK non-profit organizations, community groups, schools and educational institutions, professional literature, poetry, and creative writing organizations, libraries, and other arts/cultural organizations (e....

Grants to Waihapu, Hawaii Non-Profits, Government Entities to Benefit Local Youth
Deadline: 03/06/15

Grants to Waipahu, Hawaii non-profits and government units that are working to benefit local youth in the areas of school support, delinquency, health, and cultural education. Funding is intended to be used to benefit Waipahu’s youth primarily, b...

Grants to Stark County, Ohio Non-Profits, Government Units for Arts, Education, Environment, Health, Human Servic...
Deadline: 03/06/15

Grants generally ranging from $2,500 to $50,000 to Ohio non-profit organizations and government entities that are working to benefit the Stark County community. Funding will be provided for programs/projects in areas such as: the arts, education, en...

Grants to New York IHEs, & BOCESs to Assist K-12 Schools with ESL Students
Deadline: 03/06/15

Grants to New York BOCESs and IHEs to assist schools and school districts in improving the instruction provided for students who are learning English as a second language. February 13 is the deadline for submitting questions. Grantees will operate ...

Award to a Guilford County, North Carolina Reading School Teacher to Recognize Exemplary Work
Deadline: 03/06/15

Award of $2,000 to a North Carolina reading teacher in Guilford County Schools to recognize exemplary work. This individual must demonstrate exceptional effort and professional skill in reading instruction and the development of reading competency. ...

Grants to Johnson County, Tennessee Non-Profits, Schools & Public Agencies to Benefit Local Residents
Deadline: 03/06/15

Grants generally ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Johnson County, Tennessee non-profit organizations, educational institutions and government agencies for programs and projects that build community goodwill, seek to solve community challenges and prod...

Grants to Illinois Non-Profits for Early Childhood Education, Environment & Workforce Development
Deadline: 03/06/15

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to Illinois non-profit organizations and public agencies serving Kankakee and Iroquois Counties for projects addressing issues in the areas of early childhood education, land use and protection, and workforce de...

Grants to Albuquerque, New Mexico K-12 Teachers and Staff for Innovative Classroom Projects
Deadline: 03/07/15

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $5,000 to Albuquerque, New Mexico K-12 teachers and staff to provide innovative educational opportunities to students, specifically for use in supporting in-classroom projects that help accentuate learning in three key ...

Grants to Latah and Whitman Counties, Idaho Non-Profits & Others for Programs that Benefit Children
Deadline: 03/07/15

Grants to Latah and Whitman Counties, Idaho non-profits and other organizations for programs benefiting children and youth in the Palouse Area. Funds may be used for a wide variety of children's programming, including arts, recreational, youth group...