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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 Saskatchewan Families for Cultural and Creative Activities for Children and Youth

Deadline 03/22/19

Grants of up to $750 to Saskatchewan families for cultural, artistic, and creative programming for children and youth from ages 4 - 19. Funding is intended for programs for children and youth facing financial barriers to such activities and is based on a family's financial need. Creative Kids provides funding for Sask...

GrantWatch ID#: 168827

Grants to USA and Canada Children Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing for Arts and Science Progra...

Deadline 03/22/19

Grants to USA, territories, and Canada children in grades 1-12 who are deaf or hard of hearing to participate in extracurricular after-school, summer, and weekend arts and sciences programming. Funding is intended for programs focused on developing skills in the sciences or arts while enhancing capacity in Listening and Sp...

GrantWatch ID#: 180442

Scholarships to Washington Jewish Teens to Attend Educational Programs in Israel

Deadline 03/26/19

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 Park City, Utah Nonprofits to Increase Access to Sports and Recreational Activities...

Deadline 03/27/19

Grants ranging between $1,000 and $25,000 to Park City, Utah nonprofit organizations for programs to increase participation of Latino children (up to age 12) in local recreation and sports activities. Funding is intended for transportation, scholarships and gear, and communication and outreach. The Solomon Fund addresse...

GrantWatch ID#: 185271

Grants to Virginia IHEs and Colleges in the Southern and Southwest Regions to Assist Student...

Deadline 03/28/19

Grants to Virginia centers for higher education and community colleges in the Southern and Southwest regions for students to advance their education and careers within tobacco-dependent communities. Funding is intended to financially assist residents seeking to obtain nationally-recognized workforce and post-secondary cred...

GrantWatch ID#: 185253

Grants to California Nonprofits in San Luis Obispo County to Help Individuals Reach Self-Suf...

Deadline 03/29/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofits in San Luis Obispo County to provide assistance to individuals to overcome a short-term barrier to self-sufficiency. Funding is intended to remove financial barriers to success for individuals who are trying to help themselves. Grants from the “Opportunity Fund” are in...

GrantWatch ID#: 180760

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits for Programs that Provide Housing and Food to Children, th...

Deadline 03/29/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations for programs that provide housing and food to underprivileged populations. Priority is given to programs that support children and the elderly, and people who are homeless or poor. Funding will be provided for operations, direct, and basic needs assistance ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184299

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

Grants to Amherst, New Hampshire Nonprofits for Civic and Educational Programs and to Provide...

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to Amherst, New Hampshire nonprofit organizations for programs, projects, and activities that address civic needs, promote educational advancement, and provide assistance to the less fortunate. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for Amherst residents.

GrantWatch ID#: 180097

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 York High School Students in the Central Region for Organized Trips to Israel

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants to New York high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors from the Central region for organized trips to Israel. Funding is intended to encourage teens to travel to Israel and explore their Jewish identity. Trips are typically organized by national or international Jewish youth organizations and must be approved by t...

GrantWatch ID#: 179139

Scholarships to New York Youth from the Central Region for Subsidized Trips to Israel

Deadline 04/01/19

Scholarship to New York youth from the Syracuse metropolitan area for organized trips to Israel. Funding is intended to provide students with financial aid to cover the costs associated with a planned group trip to Israel. Funds are considered to help youth who have not yet gone on an organized trip to Israel and for those...

GrantWatch ID#: 179140
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Grants to Minnesota Girls in Grades K-12 for Sports and Recreation Equipment and Participati...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants of up to $500 to Minnesota girls in grades K-12 to subsidize participation fees and equipment for sports, dance, and recreation programs. Funding is intended to help girls build confidence and strength, work as part of a team, and challenge themselves to achieve more in sports and in life. Each applicant must ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 180264
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Grants to Minnesota Girls in Grades 4-12 to Participate in Cultural, Leadership, and Wildern...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants of up to $500 to Minnesota girls in grades 4-12 to support leadership, wilderness and outdoors, art, cultural, and educational experiences. Funding is intended to help the girls recognize their own strengths, abilities, and potential as well as to begin exploring the outside world. Each applicant must have a non...

GrantWatch ID#: 180265

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

Deadline 04/01/19

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

Scholarships to Delaware Youth to Attend Classes in the Studio Arts

Deadline 04/03/19

Scholarships to Delaware youth to attend a class in the studio arts at an arts institution in Wilmington. Applications will be considered from individuals who demonstrate both an interest in the arts and financial need. Classes are available for youth and teens in art fundamentals, drawing, painting, and sculpting.

GrantWatch ID#: 180034

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

Grants to Delaware Nonprofits for Programs that Improve Legal Services for Individuals Livin...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants to Delaware nonprofits for programs that improve legal services for individuals living in poverty. Funding is intended for programs in law-related education, administration of justice, and innovative solutions for recognized needs in the area of legal services to the poor. The Foundation will give priority to the...

GrantWatch ID#: 180724

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

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

Deadline 04/09/19

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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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

Grant to Salina County, Kansas Youth to Support Participation in the Sport of Baseball

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants to Salina County, Kansas youth baseball players, either individuals or teams, for financial assistance that would enable recipients to participate in the sport of baseball. The purpose of this fund is to aid those playing in a local league who would not otherwise be able to participate because of limited financial r...

GrantWatch ID#: 171557
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Grants to Missouri and Kansas Organizations for Jewish Community Programming in the Kansas C...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Missouri and Kansas organizations for programs that are generating a significant impact on the Jewish community of the Greater Kansas City area. Funding is intended to support creative programs that make a substantial impact on Jewish identity formation and assist members of the Jewish community w...

GrantWatch ID#: 178936
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Grants to South Carolina Arts Councils to Provide Financial Support to Local Artists and Org...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to South Carolina governmental and nonprofit arts councils to provide financial assistance to artists and organizations in their local regions. Applying arts councils must have a primary mission that focuses on the arts or serve as the main arts provider in their community. In addition, the app...

GrantWatch ID#: 185492
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Grants to Westchester, New York Nonprofits for Arts Activities, Projects, Events, and Progra...

Deadline 04/17/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to Westchester, New York nonprofit organizations for a broad range of arts projects and activities. Funding is intended to support both single activities and series or sets of related events and programs. Single activities may include performances, exhibitions, and arts festivals. Series or sets of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147759

Grants to Sonoma County, California Nonprofits for Emergency Safety Net Assistance for Under...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $15,000 to Sonoma County, California nonprofit organizations for the provision of critical basic needs for disadvantaged communities. Funding is intended to provide direct, immediate assistance with rent payments, emergency food, shelter, transportation, and crucial medical expenses for lo...

GrantWatch ID#: 173740
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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 Alaska Individuals, Nonprofits, and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Financial Assis...

Deadline 04/25/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alaska individuals and grants of up to $10,000 to Alaska nonprofit organizations and agencies for financial assistance and community benefit projects in the funding source's service area, which includes Eagle River, Matanuska, and Susitna. Individuals must demonstrate financial need. Organizations...

GrantWatch ID#: 179603
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Grants to Ohio Credit Unions for Catastrophic Event Relief Funds

Deadline 04/30/19

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

Deadline 04/30/19

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 Hawaii Community-Based Organizations for Financial Assistance to Children and the ...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Hawaii community-based service organizations to provide financial assistance to needy adults and children. Recipient organizations will distribute funds to eligible older adults for various basic needs. In addition, funds may be used in support of children's educational, extracurricular activities, quality of lif...

GrantWatch ID#: 179665
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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 USA Nonprofits to Provide Pro Bono Financial Planning Services to Underserved Popu...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $40,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that provide underserved groups with free financial planning services. Funding may be requested for new programs, proven and ongoing programs, or new financial planning components that will enhance an existing program. In the past, grants have supported p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180319
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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
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Grants to USA Athletes to Participate in World-Class Competitions and Pursue Excellence in S...

Deadline 05/15/19

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 Central Oklahoma Organizations and Individuals in Eligible Communities for Basic N...

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants to Central Oklahoma organizations to meet local community needs, and to individuals in need of financial assistance. Funding is intended to support healthcare, education, disaster relief, and personal needs. Eligible communities are located in the counties of Garfield, Lincoln, Logan, Oklahoma, Noble, Payne and Pawn...

GrantWatch ID#: 180480

Grants to Central Texas Organizations and Individuals for Food, Clothing, Education, Health,...

Deadline 05/24/19

Grants of up to $3,000 per quarter to Texas organizations and agencies, and grants of up to $500 per year to Texas individuals and families in Ellis, Navarro, Freestone, Hill, and Limestone Counties. Funding is intended to provide food, shelter, clothing, health needs, education, and public safety.

GrantWatch ID#: 180830
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Grants to Eastern Massachusetts Nonprofits for Housing, Human Services, and Community Develop...

Deadline 05/31/19

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

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

Deadline 06/06/19

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
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Grants to Cherokee County, Kansas Students to Support Higher Education Studies to Facilitate ...

Deadline 06/10/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to Cherokee County, Kansas students enrolled at USA colleges, universities, and vocational and technical institutions to support studies that facilitate economic self-sufficiency. Funding is intended for childcare, uniforms, equipment, tools, tuition expenses, books, testing, graduation fees, and tra...

GrantWatch ID#: 152056

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

Deadline 06/30/19

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

Grants to USA and International Nonprofits and IHEs for Journalism Education and Media Traini...

Deadline 10/01/19

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
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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

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
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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
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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
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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