Foundation / Corporation
The Herb Block Foundation
Grants of up to $25,000 to Washington, DC, Virginia, and Maryland nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for education programs that benefit youth and adults. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support programs that improve student achievement and healthy development of young people. Applicants must be located in and/or provide services in the greater Washington, DC region which is defined as the District of Columbia, the counties of Arlington, Fairfax, and the city of Alexandria in Virginia and Montgomery, and Prince George's counties in Maryland.
This program will focus on helping needy young people and adults gain a quality education. For projects serving youth, The Herb Block Foundation seeks proposals that focus on improving student achievement and healthy development of young people. Projects may include in-school and community-based educational programs, after-school activities, and mentoring programs. Programs designed to increase high school graduation rates are encouraged to apply. For projects serving adults, The Herb Block Foundation seeks proposals to provide literacy education and GED preparation, and to offer vocational training and job placement.
GrantWatch ID#: 174661
Grants in the range of $5,000 to $25,000 will be considered.
Grants will be considered for one year's funding.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please note that some people have had trouble with the link to the application. If the above link does not work for you then please contact the Herb Block Foundation directly at email@example.com.
To apply online, visit The Herb Block Foundation Online Letter of Inquiry Application.
For those choosing to submit a hard copy - letters of inquiry must be received by mail or dropped off in The Herb Block Foundation's offices at 1730 M Street, NW, Suite 1020, Washington DC 20036. Provide one copy of the Letter of Inquiry to either Marcela Brane (President) or Sarah Alex (Executive Director).
USA: Maryland: Montgomery and Prince George's Counties; Virginia: Arlington and Fairfax Counties and the city of Alexandria ; Washington, DC
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