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Nonprofit Capacity Building Program

Nonprofit Capacity Building Program

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Corporation for National and Community Service

Deadline Date:

05/18/10 5:00 PM


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To increase the capacity of a small number of intermediary grantees to work with small and midsize nonprofits in communities facing resource hardship challenges to develop and implement performance management systems.

Grantees will provide recipients with organizational development assistance to establish procedures for measuring progress and improving performance towards intended outcomes leading to community impact.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 123684

Estimated Total Program Funding:


Number of Grants:

1 to 5

Estimated Size of Grant:

$200,000 to $1,000,000

Term of Contract:

2 years


  • City or township governments
  • County governments
  • Indian housing authorities
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Public housing authorities
  • See RFP and/or Grant Guidelines for full eligibility
  • State governments

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Operate within a defined geographic service area that can be city-wide, multi-city, state-wide, or a limited multi-state region, and must be able to demonstrate that the nonprofits in your service area face significant resource challenges (See Section IV for justification criteria).

Have a strong track record of providing organizational development or capacity building assistance focusing on small- to mid-size nonprofit organizations. A further discussion of the evaluation criteria for experienced and capable intermediary nonprofit organizations can be found in Section V.

Pre-Application Information:

Letter of intent should be by email to by April 27, 2010 5:00PM.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Nonprofit Capacity Building Program
(202) 606-3619

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