Foundation / Corporation
United Way of Southeast Alaska
06/30/16 4:00 PM
Grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,500 to Southeast Alaska nonprofit organizations for projects, programs, and services in the areas of education, income, and health. Funding may be used to pay salaries, purchase materials, or to pay for outreach. Overhead costs, such as rent or utilities, are not eligible.
Focus Area Details
Education: All children enter school ready to learn and graduate prepared for careers.
- School readiness, early childhood education, and early grade literacy
- Career and like skills preparedness
- Development of competencies, assets, positive attributes, and resiliency
- Successful school transitions and on-time high school graduation
- Positive youth activities, year-round learning, and social development in the community
Income: All residents are economically stable and self-sufficient
- Workforce development, sustained employment, adult education, job readiness, training and retention, and vocational skills development.
- Access to food, shelter, emergency assistance, transportation, public benefits, primary healthcare and disaster services.
- Financial education, debt reduction, credit repair, building savings and gaining financial assets.
- Legal intervention, homeownership counseling, and education to prevent foreclosure
- Affordable housing
Health: All individuals and communities in Southeast Alaska are healthy, safe, and thriving
- Promoting healthy living and chronic disease prevention
- Focusing on preventing injuries, child abuse/neglect or domestic violence
- Development of youth competencies, assets, positive attributes and resiliency
- Engaging youth in meaningful, healthy alternative activities
- Substance abuse prevention, early intervention, treatment, and recovery
- Coordinating health resources/services, increasing health care coverage, providing services for the uninsured and access to health care
GrantWatch ID#: 145377
$1,000 - $2,500
All allocated funds must be used between August 1, 2016 and July 31, 2017.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Sara J Truitt, Resource Development Director
3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106
Juneau, AK 99801
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