Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Good Works Grants

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits in Eligible
Locations to Address Community Needs

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Rotary of Traverse City

Deadline Date:

06/04/21

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants of up to $5,000 to Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs and projects that address community needs. Focus areas include arts and culture, environment, education, basic human needs, health and safety, and recreation. Grants may be used for capital expenditures, equipment, one-time special opportunities or events, start-ups, and new projects. Priority is given to projects that have the broadest possible long-term impact in the service area. Eligible programs benefit the residents of Grand Traverse County.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 179765

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grants will not exceed $5,000.

Term of Contract:

Funding is not available for multiple years.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants are available only for nonprofit organizations and projects. Priority is given to organizations whose operating revenues do not come primarily from tax dollars.

Good Works primarily funds projects located in and benefiting residents of Grand Traverse County.

Recurring programs are not funded. The same project will not be funded a second time or be approved due to repeated requests.

Funding is not available for:
- Endowments
- Individuals
- Multiple years
- On­‐going operating expenses
- Religious activities or programs
- Salaries
- Participation fees
- Sponsorships

Pre-Application Information:

Application Deadlines for the 2020-2021 grant cycle
- September 4, 2020
- December 4, 2020
- March 5, 2021
- June 4, 2021

Applicants are encouraged to have alternative or additional funding sources in place prior to applying and to include these plans in their application. Good Works grants never fund 100% of a project’s cost.

Grants involving local public schools must be reviewed by the Superintendent's office prior to submission.

Contact Information:

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

Submit applications and direct questions to Kathy Bussell, Club Administrator, at tcrotary2822@gmail.com.

The Rotary Club of Traverse City
202 E. Grandview Parkway, Ste 200
Traverse City, MI 49684
Phone: 231.941.5421
Fax: 231.941.4066

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Michigan: Grand Traverse County

Suggested Grants:

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 and Canada Nonprofit Charitable Organizations to Impact Public Policy in a Var...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga

GrantWatch ID#: 125864

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 Michigan Health Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Improve Healthcare Services for Ind...

Deadline 08/13/21

Grants to Michigan nonprofit health organizations in eligible locations for programs and projects that benefit indigent children. Funding is intended to provide healthcare services to local disadvantaged children. Previous grants have supported child passenger safety pr

GrantWatch ID#: 128750

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Programs that Enhance the Quality of Life in Eligibl...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations in multiple states and provinces to improve the quality of life in eligible regions. Funding is intended to address priority areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion; workforce development; civic and cultural growth; hum

GrantWatch ID#: 129040

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Academic Institutions for Research Projects Addressing Social Ch...

Deadline 08/16/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations and academic institutions for research projects addressing social change. Priority will be given to projects promoting racial justice and equitable legal practices including projects on racism, class

GrantWatch ID#: 129311

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

Deadline 10/01/21

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 Michigan Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life for Local Residents

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations for programs to improve the quality of life for local residents in eligible locations. Focus areas include education, environment and recreation, culture and the arts, economic development, health, and human services. The geogr

GrantWatch ID#: 130148

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Organizations for Activities Benefi...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Michigan nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, and educational organizations for activities that benefit youth in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support operational expenses, programs, projects, and services. Funds must ser

GrantWatch ID#: 130255

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