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The scope of financial assistance grants can include financially struggling adults and families, financial assistance for primary and/or behavioral health care services, aboriginal groups, literacy, the arts and nonprofit general operating costs.

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Grants to Washington Nonprofits, Agencies, and Groups to Increase Access to Stable Housing f...

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants to Washington nonprofits, tribes, agencies and community organizations to help young people and families move from homelessness to stable housing. Funding is intended to support the Diversion program, an approach that provides assistance to families experiencing homelessness to become housed quickly and safely. Geog...

GrantWatch ID#: 142149

Grants to Canada Nonprofits to Support Women and Children Who Have Experienced Domestic Viol...

Deadline 02/04/19 Conference Date: 01/21/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Canada nonprofits for programs that address domestic violence and offer support to women and children who have experienced violence and abuse. Funding is intended to help prevent violence among girls and teens, help women and children rebuild their lives after experiencing violence, and financial...

GrantWatch ID#: 177921

Scholarships to Washington Jewish Teens to Attend Educational Programs in Israel

Deadline 01/22/19

Scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $3,000 to Washington Jewish high school students to participate in educational programs in Israel. This scholarship supports programs taking place the summer after ninth grade through the student’s graduation from high school. This program enables teens to attend in programs that enric...

GrantWatch ID#: 179145

Grants to Albany, Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies for Development Projects to Prevent Blight ...

Deadline 02/08/19 LOI Date: 01/25/19

Grants to Albany, Oregon nonprofit social service organizations and public agencies for community development projects. To start the application process, interested applicants must submit a letter of intent. The purpose of the grant program is to create viable urban communities through decent housing and suitable living en...

GrantWatch ID#: 139236

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Erie County Residents with Medically R...

Deadline 01/25/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to New York nonprofits to improve the quality of life for Erie County residents with medically related conditions. Funding may be used for medical-related transportation, medication or pharmaceutical supplies, utilities (payments restricted to medical needs), food or specialized dietar...

GrantWatch ID#: 182890

Scholarships to Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania Jewish Youth and Teachers to Attend Religiou...

Deadline 01/30/19

Scholarships to Greater Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania high school students, college students, young adults, and teachers in Jewish settings to attend educational programs in Israel. Eligible applicants must submit a letter of acceptance from the Orthodox yeshiva program with their application and demonstrate financial ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 177091

Grants to Henry County, Indiana Nonprofits for Health, Social Services, Civic, and Education

Deadline 02/22/19 Conference Date: 01/30/19

Grants to Henry County, Indiana nonprofits, schools, and government agencies for a wide range of programs focusing on areas such as health, social services, education, culture, and civic affairs. Organizations must attend a grant workshop to be eligible to apply. As a community foundation, the Henry County Community Fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 172430

Grants to Methow Valley Area, Washington Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Address C...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants of $2,000 and grants of $5,000 to Washington nonprofit organizations and agencies to address community needs in the Methow Valley. Funding may be used to support general operation requests and specific project or program needs. The Foundation assists public and nonprofit organizations in developing strong, sustainab...

GrantWatch ID#: 166215

Grants to Hudson Valley, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribes for Breast Heath, E...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to Hudson Valley, New York nonprofit organizations, agencies, IHEs and tribes for breast heath and breast cancer education, screening, treatment, outreach, and support projects. Nonprofits in the following counties are eligible: Columbia, Greene, Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Westchester, and Ulster. Projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 181515
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Grants to Norman, Oklahoma Nonprofits for Health, Education, Independence, and Financial Prog...

Deadline 03/06/19 LOI Date: 02/01/19

Grants to Norman, Oklahoma nonprofits for health, education, independence, and financial programs that impact the community. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation focuses on long-term goals, such as improving the health and safety of children and adults, reducing t...

GrantWatch ID#: 140536
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Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Public Agencies for Direct Services to Breast ...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grant ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to California nonprofits, government agencies, and Indian tribes for programs and projects in the San Francisco Bay Area that focus on breast health or breast cancer. Services must be provided for women, men, and their families living in the communities of Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin,...

GrantWatch ID#: 165934

Grants to North Dakota Individuals with Visual Impairment for Education, Equipment, Skills T...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of up to $500 to North Dakota individuals with visual impairment to help cover their educational expenses. Funding is intended for both children from infancy through 12th grade and adults. Eligible uses of funds include equipment, personal needs, daily living skills training, camps, mobility and orientation training...

GrantWatch ID#: 177688

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northwestern States for Health Services, Education, Arts and Cul...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to nonprofits, civic organizations, schools, and groups in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington in communities where the funding source does business for a wide range of programs that address the needs of local communities and residents. Funding is intended for initiatives in the areas of health and human ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180370
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Grants to Maine Local Governments for Loans and Grants to Microbusinesses for Capital and Fa...

Deadline 04/26/19 LOI Date: 02/08/19

Grants to Maine local municipal governments (excluding entitlement communities) and for-profit micro-businesses for renovations, façade improvements, and planning activities. A Letter of Intent must be submitted before submission of a full application. Assistance to businesses may be in the form of grants or loans at the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167239

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Regions for Education, Comm...

Deadline 02/08/19

Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations, government and tribal agencies, and public school systems to benefit communities in which the funding source does business. Program areas include education and community development, as well as the environment, human services, and arts and culture. Primary Focus Areas: C...

GrantWatch ID#: 181139

Grants to USA Athletes to Participate in World-Class Competitions and Pursue Excellence in S...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to USA talented athletes to participate in world-class athletic competitions and pursue excellence in their sport of choice. Funding is intended to cover costs related to coaching, training, equipment, and event participation, including travel expenses. Funding evaluation shall include assessment of an applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 175816
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Grants to Colorado Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Services that Promote Health Equity

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to Colorado nonprofits and agencies for services that improve the health of city residents. Funding is intended for projects that promote health equity, such as community food programs, housing financial assistance, recruitment of primary care workers, and food program participation. Eligible projects should be inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 184391

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Individuals for Community Benefit and Basic Human Needs

Deadline 02/26/19

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and individuals within the Funding Source’s service area to meet basic human needs and positively impact local communities. Individuals or families may receive up to $2,500, and organizations may receive up to $10,000. Eligible communities are located in Barry, Clare, Cliton, Ea...

GrantWatch ID#: 180340
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Awards to USA Curators and Curator Teams for New Thematic Art Exhibits

Deadline 02/28/19

Awards to USA curators or curatorial teams in partnership with an established nonprofit exhibition space, such as a traditional gallery or museum, or an alternative nonprofit venue for thematic contemporary art exhibitions. Funding is intended to provide support for exhibitions at the beginning stage of their development ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164141
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Grants to Ohio Credit Unions for Catastrophic Event Relief Funds

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to Ohio credit unions for funds to rebuild communities after a catastrophic event. Credit unions may apply for funding on behalf of their members, employees, and community. Funding is intended to assist in rebuilding efforts after natural disasters such as tornadoes, fires, floods, and hurricanes. The Foundation...

GrantWatch ID#: 177189

Grants to Ohio Credit Unions to Improve the Quality of Life for Low-Income Families

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to Ohio credit unions for programs that help low and moderate-income families and communities through financial services, community programs, and affordable housing. Funding is also available to help other newly established financial institutions and community development associations. The William A. Herring Soci...

GrantWatch ID#: 177191
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Grants to Eastern Massachusetts Nonprofits for Housing, Human Services, and Community Develop...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Eastern Massachusetts nonprofits for human services, housing, and community development programs that benefit residents in communities served by the Funding Source. Funding is intended to support proposals that address the following priorities: Human Services: For organizations th...

GrantWatch ID#: 180782
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Grants to USA and International Nonprofits and IHEs for Journalism Education and Media Traini...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants to USA and International nonprofits and institutes of higher education to support journalism education and media training programs. Funding is intended to promote college-level journalism studies and technological advances in the media industry. Preference is given to projects and programs that benefit the areas in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172673

Grants to New Hampshire Individuals with Disabilities for Products and Services to Improve th...

Deadline 03/07/19

Grants of up to $1,200 to New Hampshire low- and moderate-income individuals with physical, developmental, or emotional disabilities for products and services not funded elsewhere. Funds may be requested for a broad range of purposes, but must specifically benefit the individual for whom funds are sought. Requests from ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 178797

Grants to North Dakota Arts and Cultural Nonprofits for Assistance with General Expenses

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants starting at $3,000 to North Dakota cultural and arts nonprofits that have been in existence for at least four years, for general expenses. Funding is intended primarily for productions, presentations, and service to the arts. Eligible arts disciplines include music, dance theater and opera; visual arts, design arts,...

GrantWatch ID#: 134964
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Grants to Rochester Area, New York Teens to Travel and Study in Israel

Deadline 03/19/19

Scholarships to Rochester area, New York teens for organized trips and educational programs in Israel. The Foundation offers two types of needs-based grants: a one-time gift for all teens enrolled in organized trips to Israel and grants for teens participating in organized trips and gap year programs in Israel. The Foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 169650

Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania Public Libraries for Emergency Funding to Avoid Closure

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania public libraries to address unforeseen and critical emergency needs. Funding may be requested by a library that has exhausted all other sources of funding and is at risk of closing due to unanticipated circumstances or circumstances beyond its control. Applications for emergency gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 173928
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Scholarships to Baltimore, Maryland Jewish Youth to Subsidize Educational Trips to Israel

Deadline 04/01/19

Scholarships of up to $2,000 to Baltimore and Baltimore County, Maryland Jewish high school or one-year post-high school students to subsidize educational trips to Israel. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Funding may be used for class trips, single semester, summer, or gap year programs. Funding is intended to e...

GrantWatch ID#: 178709

Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits and Municipalities for Community Arts and Sports Activities

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and municipalities for community arts and sports opportunities. Funding is intended for organizations that demonstrate true financial need. Past initiatives included public basketball court renovation, life-skills sports camps, community art programs, and fina...

GrantWatch ID#: 180506
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Grants to California Nonprofits in Western Riverside County for Strategic Operations and Cap...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to California nonprofit organizations in Western Riverside County for capacity building and strategic operations. Funding may be used for collaborative opportunities, technology upgrades, professional development (branding, leadership, fundraising, social media, etc.), or consulting/coaching. Orga...

GrantWatch ID#: 184197
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Grants to Indiana Nonprofits and Individuals from Eligible Areas for Community Projects and ...

Deadline 04/12/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Indiana nonprofit organizations and individuals in Hancock and parts of Henry, Hamilton, Madison, Rush, Marion, and Shelby Counties for community benefit projects and financial assistance. Grants to individuals are made only to help individuals who are in need due to conditions of poverty and/or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180298
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for hands-on educational programs that teach young people about vehicle and boat restoration. Priority will be given to programs that focus on high school and college-age students. Funding is intended to teach the specialized skills and knowledge needed to maintain vintage cars, trucks...

GrantWatch ID#: 178548
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Chamber Music Workshops for Amate...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations for workshops that provide coaching and support for amateur musicians playing chamber music. Funding is available to reduce registration fees for participants, subsidize coaches’ salaries, and provide scholarships for participants. ACMP defines a workshop as a pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180316
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Grants to Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial S...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin organizations and individuals to foster financial stability and enhance their quality of life. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and hardworking individuals recover from unanticipated life events, and to pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Physical and Mental Health Programming

Deadline 06/04/19

Grants to Ohio nonprofits in Holmes, Stark, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties for programs that promote the physical and mental health and well-being of local citizens. Applicants must contact the funding source to receive an application. Funding will be provided for initiatives that focus on educating youth on health issues;...

GrantWatch ID#: 176973

Grants to Jasper Area, Georgia Nonprofits and Individuals to Meet Basic Human Needs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Jasper Area, Georgia nonprofit organizations, individuals, and families to provide critical community services or to address basic needs in the Funding Source's service area. Funds are intended to provide those in need with housing, food, health, education, and specialty needs. Applicants may be located in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 147586

Grants and Loans to USA Low-Income Rural Homeowners for Home Repairs and Safety Hazard Remov...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $7,500 and low-interest loans of up to $20,000 to USA low-income homeowners in rural areas to improve their homes and address health hazards. The purpose of this program is to help people stay in their home and keep houses in good repair. Low-interest loans are available to repair, modernize, and improve ho...

GrantWatch ID#: 154523
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Grants to Maryland Nonprofits to Help Needy Individuals and Families in Anne Arundel County

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $250 to $2,500 to Maryland nonprofits, including churches, to provide emergency assistance to needy families and individuals in Anne Arundel County. Funds can be used for rent, utilities, groceries, car repairs, medicine, and other basic necessities. Grants have been made to a number of local agenci...

GrantWatch ID#: 155703
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies to Support Disaster Relief ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and agencies to fund disaster relief efforts for animals. Funding is intended to support organizations offering financial or physical assistance in local recovery efforts for either natural or man-made disasters. Examples of man-made disasters (but not limited to): po...

GrantWatch ID#: 156604

Grants to Alaska Community Agencies for Equipment and Services for Individuals with Developm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 per beneficiary to Alaska community agencies on behalf of individuals with developmental disabilities and youth enrolled in early intervention programs. Funding will provide beneficiaries with a broad range of services, supplies, and equipment to enhance their quality of life, increase independent fu...

GrantWatch ID#: 156905

Grants to USA Military Personnel and Veterans in Multiple States to Assist in the Purchase o...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA veteran and military families in multiple states for financial assistance to buy a new home. Funding is intended to assist eligible families in covering the costs associated with the closing process. The funding source will assist with negotiating concessions from the seller to help towards these costs and th...

GrantWatch ID#: 157100

Grants to USA Individuals and Their Families for Effective Treatments for Autism

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA individuals and their families for effective treatments for autism. The program is dedicated to supporting the urgent needs of those impacted with autism and their families based upon need and fund availability. The funding source recognizes that some individuals diagnosed with autism who are...

GrantWatch ID#: 157362
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Jewish Individuals for Assistance in Moving to Isra...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Jewish individuals seeking assistance and information about moving to Israel. The purpose of this program is to assist Jews from North, Central, and South America who are making Aliya to Israel. The Cyrus Foundation provides financial assistance to those who need assistance in shipp...

GrantWatch ID#: 157761

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists to Address Emergency Situations

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International professional artists to address catastrophic incidents and other unforeseen events. This grant provides one-time financial assistance to artists who lack the resources to overcome emergency situations such as floods, fires, and emergency medical needs. Applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 159691

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, Churches, Agencies, and Police Departments for Financia...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to North Carolina nonprofits, police departments, churches, and community agencies serving Forsyth, Davie, or Stokes Counties for financial assistance to violent crime victims. Funding is also available to statewide organizations for informational programming provided to victims of violent crime. Please note that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160304

Grants to Linn County, Iowa Nonprofits for Immediate Assistance for Emergency Needs or Opport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Linn County, Iowa nonprofit organizations for financial assistance to help with emergency needs or emerging opportunities. Funding provided through these grants are intended for infrequent use in unique circumstances. Opportunities that can be, or could have been, submitted within a grant cycle ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161728

Grants to Rochester Area, New York Nonprofits to Meet the Needs of Families with Injured or ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to Rochester, New York area nonprofit organizations to meet the emergency financial needs of children who have suffered an injury or experienced a severe illness, and whose families cannot afford to pay all of the related expenses. For the purposes of these grants, the Rochester area inc...

GrantWatch ID#: 161758

Scholarships to Greater Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Students and Adults to Attend Israel Prog...

Deadline Ongoing

Scholarships to Greater Philadelphia, Pennsylvania students and adults who identify as Jewish to participate in qualifying Israel programs. The purpose of this program is to support opportunities for Jewish individuals to participate in organized programs that deepen Jewish identity and knowledge. Eligible expenses inc...

GrantWatch ID#: 161795

Grants to Nonprofits in Minnesota and Western Wisconsin to Support and Improve the Lives of ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations located in Minnesota and western Wisconsin for programs that assist homeless individuals, families, and children. Funding is also intended to administer homelessness prevention programs in local communities. Funding is intended for organizations that provide food, emergency shelter, med...

GrantWatch ID#: 162269

Grants to Juneau, Alaska Individuals and Organizations Operating Youth Programs for Unantici...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Juneau, Alaska individuals and organizations that operate youth activity programming to address unanticipated financial needs. Funding may be requested for unexpected purchases, events, or travel for participating youth to attend an advanced level competition.

GrantWatch ID#: 162589