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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Integrate Arts and Culture into Social and Ci...

Deadline 08/08/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofits and government entities for collaborative projects that integrate arts, design, and culture into community development initiatives. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that promote systemic changes t...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to Frederick County, Maryland Nonprofits, Faith-Based Organizations, and Agencies for...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants starting at $500 to Maryland nonprofit organizations, civic groups, faith-based organizations, and government entities to improve the quality of life for residents of Frederick County. For this cycle, both program grants and planning grants for capacity building will be available. This grant cycle will allow org...

GrantWatch ID#: 130105

Grants to USA Doctors, Nurses, NICU Staff, and Institutions to Ease the Experience of Familie...

Deadline 07/20/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA doctors, nurses, and other staff members involved with the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) staff, as well as any institutions directly supporting NICU(s). Funding is intended to help make the experience of having a child in the NICU easier. Previous funds have supported holiday gift bag...

GrantWatch ID#: 180926

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits for Education, Workforce Development, and Basic Needs in Montg...

Deadline 07/29/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Maryland nonprofits to address the needs of Montgomery County’s low-income seniors, youth, children, and families. Funding is intended for programs that focus on the areas of education, workforce development, and basic needs. Grants may support special projects, programs, or cont...

GrantWatch ID#: 183812

Grants to Washington County, Maryland Nonprofits for Local Arts Activities

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants to Washington County, Maryland nonprofit organizations to support quality arts activities for local residents. Funding is intended to enhance the cultural, social, economic, and educational qualities of the community through the arts. Applications are invited from organizations that present the arts through public ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172811

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Human Services

Deadline 09/16/19 LOI Date: 07/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit communities across a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on geographic locations where family members of the Funding Source reside. Request summaries are due prior to the submission of full proposals. Priority areas include arts, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Residents of the Greater Catonsville...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations for charitable activities that will benefit residents of the Greater Catonsville area. Past grants have funded parks and museums, senior centers, children's homes, literacy programs, homeless programs, a youth refugee mentoring program, mental health programs, emergency assistance...

GrantWatch ID#: 171627

Grants to Lower Eastern Shore, Maryland Nonprofits, Agencies, and Faith-Based Organizations ...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maryland nonprofits, faith-based organizations, and eligible government agencies for a wide range of programs and projects that benefit those living in Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties.

GrantWatch ID#: 176693
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Grants to USA Organizations for Legal Services That Benefit Disadvantage People and Groups

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA organizations for legal services that benefit disadvantaged people. Funding is intended to enhance the social and economic well-being of underserved individuals and groups in the country through systemic litigation. The Foundation is looking to award grants for systemic type cases that will have an impact on ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185934
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Grants to Harford County, Maryland Nonprofits for Scholarships, Operating Expenses, and Summe...

Deadline 08/02/19

Grants to Harford County, Maryland nonprofit organizations that provide services to local residents. Applicants must contact the Foundation staff for pre-approval prior to applying. Funding will be provided for operating support, scholarships, and summer and out-of-school programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 179262
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Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Area Charities that Serve Children and Fami...

Deadline 08/02/19

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC charitable organizations for programs and projects that serve children and families. Funding is intended to support effective and worthy organizations serving the region. Past grant recipients include a literacy center, a youth club, and a police memorial fund.

GrantWatch ID#: 181937

Grants to USA and Russia Professionals for Exchange Programs Addressing Social Entrepreneurs...

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants of up to $1,200 plus travel expenses to USA and Russia individual professionals for collaborative efforts addressing urgent social problems. Funding is intended to support participation in 3-week exchange programs, and the subsequent presentation of newfound knowledge in the participant's home country, focusing on t...

GrantWatch ID#: 186347
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Grants to USA and International Nonprofits and For-Profits in Eligible Areas for Charitable A...

Deadline 08/09/19

Grants to Texas, Utah, New York, Maryland, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations in eligible areas to support a range of activities that will benefit local residents. While support is available to a broad range of organizations, priority will be given to projects and applicants that address an identified...

GrantWatch ID#: 183839

Grants to Montgomery County, Maryland Nonprofits and Agencies for Small Neighborhood Projects

Deadline 09/05/19 Conference Date: 08/13/19

Grants of $2,500 and grants of $5,000 to Montgomery County, Maryland nonprofits and public agencies for small neighborhood projects. Funding areas include arts and culture, environment, education, animal welfare, health and human services, housing, and capacity building. Funding is intended for projects that make a signifi...

GrantWatch ID#: 169036

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs in Eligible States for Environment, Safety, and Community B...

Deadline 08/14/19

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants starting at $10,000 to USA nonprofits and educational institutions in eligible states for programs in the areas of safety, community building, and environmental responsibility. Organizations within the following states are eligible to apply for funding: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryla...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community S...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits and schools in eligible regions for public education and community service projects. Funding is intended for STEM projects, career and technical training in the skilled trades, as well as community service projects, with particular emphasis on programs that have a stro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175818
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs Related to Human Services, Youth, and Vet...

Deadline 08/30/19 Conference Date: 08/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of human services, veterans, and youth. Funding is intended to provide veterans and the community with basic needs such as housing and nutrition, and to support youth programs aimed at helping youth become contributing members of society. FO...

GrantWatch ID#: 184172

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities where the funding source operates. Initiatives should focus on disaster relief, helping children and families in need, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth....

GrantWatch ID#: 183443
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Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations for Action Programs to Protect the Environment

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $10,000 and $20,000 to USA grassroots organizations for programs that preserve the environment. Funding is intended to assist local activist groups in protecting frontline communities and local habitats. Eligible programs will be original, bold, action-directed, and committed to long-term c...

GrantWatch ID#: 185169
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Activism through Film

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $15,000 and $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that use film and media as part of a campaign tool to promote environmental activism. Funding is intended to support campaigns that inspire audiences to become environmental activists through film and media. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 185170

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Protect and Restore Wild Fish

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $5,000 and $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International environmental nonprofit organizations for programs that protect and restore wild fish and their natural habitats. Funding is intended to support original programs that address the root causes of the problem and provide long-term solutions...

GrantWatch ID#: 185171

Award to a Maryland Nonprofit for Community Service in Worcester, Somerset, and Wicomico Cou...

Deadline 09/01/19

Award to a Maryland nonprofit organization for outstanding community achievement benefiting area residents. The award is intended to honor one nonprofit organization in the tri-county area of the Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland, comprised of Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester counties. Award Criteria: The criteria for t...

GrantWatch ID#: 161535
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Woman for Outstanding Achievement and Ongoing Work i...

Deadline 09/02/19

Award of $20,000 to a USA, Canada, or International woman to acknowledge exceptional achievement in the area of human rights and to allow the recipient to continue her efforts. Funding is intended to recognize the recipient's accomplishments, which are often achieved at great personal risk, and to enhance her ability to li...

GrantWatch ID#: 163525

Grants to La Plata, Maryland Residents, Associations, Schools, and Businesses to Beautify th...

Deadline 09/06/19

Grants of up to $500 to La Plata, Maryland residents, school projects, scout groups, homeowner associations, businesses, civic associations, and other community members for local beautification projects. Funding is available for projects that will improve the cleanliness and appearance of La Plata, or reduce current mainte...

GrantWatch ID#: 180463
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Agencies, and Tribes for Programs that Serve Individuals Liv...

Deadline 10/29/19 Conference Date: 09/23/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and tribal organizations for programs to assist individuals with paralysis, their caregivers, and families. Funding is intended for services and projects that include transportation, disaster response, employment, nursing home transition, respite, and caregiving. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 174047
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Grants to Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Arts, Education, ...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to Delaware, Virginia, and Maryland nonprofit organizations in communities in which the Funding Source has a business presence for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs that focus on the priority areas of workplace safety, health, arts and culture, education and workforce, and the e...

GrantWatch ID#: 186081

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Health, and...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for programs that address a wide variety of needs. The Foundation has a special interest in the areas of health, sciences, spiritual enrichment, community services, cultural arts, higher education, and historical documentation, preservation, and exhib...

GrantWatch ID#: 136079
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Grants to USA Indigenous-Based Nonprofits for Programs to Protect and Defend the Earth

Deadline 10/11/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to USA Indigenous-based nonprofit organizations to protect Native lands and water resources against threats to the environment and their cultural vitality. Funding is intended for Native-led actions against unwanted development, incursions, and extractive industries as well as threats to...

GrantWatch ID#: 185186

Grants to Greenbelt, Maryland Nonprofits and Cooperatives for Cultural, Recreational, Artist...

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Greenbelt, Maryland nonprofit organizations and cooperatives for programs to improve the cultural, social, artistic, recreational, or environmental vitality of the local area. Proposals will be considered for existing projects as well as for worthwhile new projects. The mission of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 155228

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits to Increase Clean Syringe Access for Drug Users

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for programs that increase access to clean syringes. Funding is intended to enhance the health of individuals affected by drug use. These programs will offer education, free of cost sterile syringes, and community wrap-around services to r...

GrantWatch ID#: 176562
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Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia Nonprofits for Community Services, Arts, He...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia nonprofit organizations to benefit DC metropolitan region communities, with an emphasis on the underserved. Program areas include community services, arts and humanities, health, environment, and education. The Foundation seeks to respond to community needs and issues. The F...

GrantWatch ID#: 177905

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Health, Housing, Human Services, ...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to enhance the quality of life in communities in which the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must submit an initial inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Funds may be requested for general operating support, projects and programs, and capital su...

GrantWatch ID#: 175481

Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Eligible American-Made Pickup Trucks to Serve their Communi...

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and depend on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and benefit their communities. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees of charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected cha...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

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 Funding Source works nationally throughout the U.S. and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Help Those in Need and Promote Multiculturali...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in communities where the funding source has a business presence to help those in need. Primary emphasis is given to organizations serving military members and their families. Consideration will also be given to organizations working to meet the needs of children and families and promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 155287

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education and Training, Environment, Civics, and Public Health P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in communities in which the funding source does business for programs in education, environmental awareness, civic and community development, and public health. The funding source aims to support programs for financially disadvantaged populations. Proposals ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158578

Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Social Change Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International social change organizations (including nonprofits and for-profits) that are in the early stages of their development for programs and projects that address important social issues at the national or global level. Funding is intended to support efforts that aim to improve the lives o...

GrantWatch ID#: 161348

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits for Education, Arts, Environment, Community Development, and Y...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include education, youth, community development, environment, and the arts. The funding source operates branches in Annapolis, Edgewater, Glen Burnie, and Severna Park. Community Development...

GrantWatch ID#: 161574
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Grants to Kansas City Area Nonprofits for Education and Civic Engagement and to USA Nonprofit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Kansas and Missouri nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on education and/or benefiting Kansas City area residents through civic engagement. Grants are also made to USA nonprofits across the country for entrepreneurship programs and activities. Through these grants, the Foundation int...

GrantWatch ID#: 161824
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Grants to USA Organizations for Programs for Healthcare, Religion, Underserved Youth, and Mil...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs supporting healthcare, organized religion, youth, underserved and underprivileged groups, and military members and their families. Funding is intended to support healthcare organizations conducting medical research, organizations tending to and filling the needs of disabled peop...

GrantWatch ID#: 162305
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Grants to Frederick County, Maryland Nonprofits for Program, Project, and Organizational Ope...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $2,500 to Frederick County, Maryland nonprofits for organizational operating expenses, as well as project and program costs. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to applying. Organizations must have programs in the areas of human services; health; children, youth, and families; arts and cultu...

GrantWatch ID#: 162465
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools and Libraries in Eligible Regions for Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, agencies, and libraries in eligible regions for community enhancement projects that improve the quality of life for the communities in which the funding source does business. Eligible requests are those that focus on the core initiatives of children and community, hunger, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162527
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Small Community P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, groups, and organizations to develop small, community-based projects in a wide range of areas, including arts, community development, and technology. Funding is intended to create positive change in the community. Each fully autonomous chapter provides its...

GrantWatch ID#: 162573
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Organizational Fundraising Events

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for fundraising event support. Funding is intended to support organizations that enhance the lives of local residents through programs in the arts, education, and women's, men's, and children's health issues. Proposals can come from both local and national nonprofits.

GrantWatch ID#: 162574
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Provide Services to International Populations of Vulnerable Child...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $25,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and activities in the developing world. Funding will typically be provided to organizations that work at the grassroots level providing direct services to children. The funding source's current grantmaking program is focused on several int...

GrantWatch ID#: 162787

Grants to Wicomico County, Maryland Nonprofit Arts Organizations for Unexpected and Emergenc...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Wicomico County, Maryland nonprofit arts organizations and programs to meet emergency and unexpected financial needs. Funding decisions will be based on funding availability, the reason funds are needed, and alternative funding options available to the applicant. The mission of the Salisbury Wicomico Arts Cou...

GrantWatch ID#: 163037

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for STEM Education, the Environment, and Local Communit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, IHEs, and secondary and elementary schools for programs in communities where the funding source does business. Programs may fall in the areas of STEM education, especially nontraditional programs; the interaction between people, buildings, and the environment; and local community development. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163350

In-Kind Donations to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Religious Organizations, and Schools to Bene...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of promotional products valued at $500 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, accredited schools, and registered charities. Funds are intended to improve the quality of life of those in need. The promotional items may be used to recruit volunteers, raise awareness, thank donors, or to offer comfort to...

GrantWatch ID#: 163614

Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs in the areas of natural resource preservation, land and water conservation, environmental sustainability, and efforts to establish a sustainable population. In Southwest Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh, grants are also awarded to local organizations addressing environmental and conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163910