Foundation / Corporation
First 5 Alameda County
02/23/15 5:00 PM
Grants starting at $15,000 to Alameda County, California non-profit organizations and public agencies to address the needs of children ages 0-5 and their families. Pre-application workshops will be held starting January 14; applicants should confirm and RSVP to the relevant sessions. The following grant categories are available:
1) Community Support Grants ($15,000 - $40,000 over 24 months) - Awards for activities that creatively address unmet community needs for families with children 0 to 5. Preference will be given to proposals that serve communities which experience disparities in health and/or educational outcomes.
2) Targeted Grants ($41,000 - $120,000 over 24 months) - Awards for activities that support F5AC Strategic Plan outcomes:
-Improved family functioning: enhanced primary caregiver mental health; improved parent-child attachment; and/or reduced parenting stress.
-Enhanced parent knowledge of child development/school readiness and parent capacity to support their child’s development/school readiness.
3) Neighborhood Partnership Grants ($41,000 - $130,000 over 24 months) Awards for family-centered school readiness activities at libraries and recreation centers. Only current 2013-2015 Neighborhood Partnership grantees in good standing are eligible to apply.
GrantWatch ID#: 150256
Community Support - $15,000 to $40,000; Targeted $41,000 to $120,000; Neighborhood Partnership - $41,000 to $130,000.
Grant term begins July 1, 2015 and ends June 30, 2017.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Janice Edwards, Program Administrator
Karyn Barnes, Program Officer
Antoinette Porter, Administrative Associate
First 5 Alameda County
1115 Atlantic Ave
Alameda CA. 94501
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