Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Community Organization Grants

Grants to Greater Houston, Texas Nonprofits for Law-Related
and Legal Activities that Benefit Asian Americans

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Asian American Bar Foundation of Houston

Deadline Date:

08/18/17 Postmark

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants of up to $5,000 to Greater Houston Metropolitan Area, Texas nonprofit organizations to benefit Asian American members in the legal community, and to promote legal knowledge and access for Asian American communities. This program is targeted to organizations that have a purpose consistent with the Funding Source’s mission.

The AABF’s mission is to educate and serve Asian American lawyers and Asian American communities in the greater Houston area and surrounding counties.

The Asian American Bar Foundation of Houston seeks to make grants to Texas-based charitable organizations whose pursuits will impact the Greater Houston Metropolitan Area by (1) expanding the scope of legal services available to the Asian American community; (2) increasing the number of Asian Americans working as lawyers or in legal services; (3) educating members of the Asian American community of their civil and legal rights; (4) stimulating legal discourse by and/or about Asian Americans, the Asian American cultures and Asian American communities; or (5) otherwise promoting the interests of Asian Americans.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 145627

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$10,000

Number of Grants:

The Asian American Bar Foundation of Houston seeks to award up to two community organizations.

Estimated Size of Grant:

The grant recipient will receive an award of up to $5,000 and a ticket for one of its representatives to attend the Asian American Bar Association of Houston’s annual gala.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applicant organizations must be charitable non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations incorporated or formed under the laws of the State of Texas and/or otherwise demonstrate a substantial connection to the greater Houston metropolitan area.

Pre-Application Information:

Application packages must be postmarked no later than August 18, 2017, and emailed or mailed to the address listed below.

Recipients will attend the Asian American Bar Association of Houston’s annual gala, to be held September 15, 2017 (date may change), where the grant will be presented.

More information about the Asian American Bar Foundation of Houston mission may be found here:
http://www.aabfhouston.org/mission.php

Contact Information:

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

Dat Tran, Chair
dtran@southernco.com

Asian American Bar Foundation of Houston, Inc.
Attn: Scholarship/Grant Committee
P.O. Box 1351
Houston, Texas 77252

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Texas: Greater Houston Metropolitan Area

Suggested Grants:

Fundraising and Publicity Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Cult...

Deadline Ongoing

Fundraising opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales

GrantWatch ID#: 123735

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

Grants to Texas Nonprofits and Government Organizations to Benefit Residents and Advance Equ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Texas nonprofit and government organizations in eligible counties to enhance the local quality of life and advance equal opportunity. Grants are awarded for general operating support, project support, research, capacity building, capital improvement, public po

GrantWatch ID#: 129303

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are

GrantWatch ID#: 131400

Grants to Texas Nonprofits and Agencies for Short-Term and Emergency Needs

Deadline 10/09/20

Grants to Texas nonprofit organizations and governmental entities in eligible locations for urgent and short-term needs. Eligible uses of funds include unexpected budgetary expenses, equipment, capital improvements, training or education including travel expenses, and p

GrantWatch ID#: 132457

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Psychologist for Child Psychology Rese...

Deadline 06/15/21

Grant of $9,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist for child psychology research projects. The purpose of the program is for research and demonstration projects that foster an understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholast

GrantWatch ID#: 132694

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Improvement Initiatives

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, educational institutions, and volunteer fire companies for community benefit projects. Funding is intended to support a wide range of impactful and sustainable initiatives that meet community needs.

GrantWatch ID#: 132986

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The Fu

GrantWatch ID#: 133552