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Due Date: 11/02/18
Category: Grants
Amount: $50,000 to $1 million
Source: CalTrans
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: Approximately $12 million in State Road Maintenance and Rehabilitation Account (RMRA) funds and $5 million in State Highway Account (SHA) funds, or a combined total of $17 million will be distributed through a competitive program to Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) with a sub-applicant(s), Regional Transportation Planning Agencies (RTPAs), cities and counties, transit agencies, and Native American Tribal Governments. MPOs can apply to the Sustainable Communities Competitive Grants only in collaboration with a sub-applicant(s). Up to $2 million will be set-aside for technical projects such as data acquisition or travel model updates. Funding distribution for the competitive program will depend on the quality and number of applications.
Due Date: 11/07/18
Category: Grants
Amount: Up to $100,000
Source: California Department of Education
Matching: No
Public / Private: Public
Description: Specialized Secondary Programs (SSP) provides start-up funds for the establishment of new specialized programs in grades nine through twelve in California high schools. The programs are expected to develop new standards-based model curriculum that promote an in-depth study of a targeted content area. The Legislature intends for SSP to benefit the state economy by having schools located in close proximity to related industries. Funding is available for planning and implementing new programs.
Due Date: 11/15/18
Category: Grants
Amount: $250,000 - $500,000
Source: The Southern CA Association of Governments
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: The Southern California Association of Governments is accepting applications for the 2018 Sustainable Communities Program. For many years, SCAG has provided technical assistance and resources at no cost to local jurisdictions that support local planning and implementation of the Regional Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy (RTP/SCS) under the banner of the Compass Blueprint Program and later the Sustainability Planning Grant program. The program recognizes sustainable solutions to local growth challenges and has resulted in local plans that promote sustainability through the integration of transportation and land use.
Due Date: 11/30/18
Category: Grants
Amount: $3,000,000
Source: California Department of Education
Matching: No
Public / Private: Public
Description: As part of the Special Education AB 602 formula, this program reimburses necessary small Special Education Local Plan Areas (SELPAs) as defined in California Education Code (EC) Section 56212, for extraordinary cost pool associated with educationally related mental health services, including out-of-home residential services. Costs of placements and services for single students in excess of the annual threshold amount will be reimbursed, subject to available funds.
Due Date: 12/28/18
Category: Grants
Amount: $10,000 - $250,000
Source: DOT
Matching: No
Public / Private: Public
Description: As directed in The Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act, funds are available for projects enhancing compliance of motor fuel and highway use taxes.
Due Date: 12/31/18
Category: Grants
Amount: $250 - $2,500
Source: Walmart
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: Through the Community Grant Program, our associates are proud to support the needs of their communities by providing grants to local organizations.
Due Date: 01/01/19
Category: Grants
Amount: $10,000 - $25,000
Source: Kress Conservation Grant Program
Matching: Yes
Public / Private:
Description: The Conservation program supports the professional practice of art conservation, especially as it relates to European art of the pre-modern era. Grants are awarded to projects that create and disseminate specialized knowledge, including archival projects, development and dissemination of scholarly databases, documentation projects, exhibitions and publications focusing on art conservation, scholarly publications, and technical and scientific studies.
Due Date: 01/15/19
Category: Grants
Amount: Up to $5,000
Source: The Kelly Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Kelly Foundation makes grants to various charitable organizations in the community including, but not limited to, education institutions, hospitals, cultural activities and groups for the benefit of children.
Due Date: 01/31/19
Category: Grants
Amount: $25,000 - $100,000
Source: Caplan Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private:
Description: The Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood is an incubator of promising research and development projects that appear likely to improve the welfare of young children, from infancy through 7 years, in the United States. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental health, safety, nutrition, education, play, familial support, acculturation, societal integration and childcare.
Due Date: 02/01/19
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Cliff Bar Family Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Cliff Bar Family Foundation supports innovative small and mid-sized groups working to strengthen our food system and our communities, enhance public health, and safeguard our environment and natural resources.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $1,000 - $20,000
Source: The ERM Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: The ERM Foundation supports nonprofit organizations in the United States that work to create a more sustainable and equitable world.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Andeavor
Matching:
Public / Private:
Description: The Andeavor Community Investments Program supports nonprofit organizations and government agencies based in locations where the company has significant operations, including: Los Angeles, CA and Martinez, CA.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Georgia Pacific
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Established in 1958, the Georgia-Pacific Foundation sets aside resources to improve life in the communities where we operate. We’ve worked with thousands of outstanding community-based programs, service projects and disaster relief efforts, focusing our investment in four areas we believe make the most impact: education, environment, enrichment and entrepreneurship.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: CalFire
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: The purpose of the California Forest Improvement Program (CFIP) is to encourage private and public investment in, and improved management of, California forest lands and resources. This focus is to ensure adequate high-quality timber supplies, related employment and other economic benefits, and the protection, maintenance, and enhancement of a productive and stable forest resource system for the benefit of present and future generations. The program scope includes the improvement of all forest resources including fish and wildlife habitat, and soil and water quality.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Statewide Communities Development Authority
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: In response to the increasing local agency staff time and budget pressures caused by new commercial, industrial or residential development, CSCDA offers the Statewide Community Infrastructure Program (“SCIP”).
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: 13.7 Million
Source: California Office of Public School Construction
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Facility Hardship program assists districts with funding when it has been determined that the district has a critical need for pupil housing because the condition of the facilities, or the lack of facilities, presents an imminent threat to the health and safety of the pupils.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: 50% of project cost
Source: US Economic Development Administration
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: EDA is awarding $587 million in grants to eligible entities to address economic challenges in disaster-impacted areas. These grants will support disaster recovery activities in areas receiving a major disaster designation as a result of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria, and wildfires and other 2017 natural disasters. EDA disaster grants will be made by regional offices under the Economic Adjustment Assistance (EAA) program, which can support a wide range of construction and non-construction activities. Through this program, EDA can support disaster recovery planning strategies as well as the implementation of disaster recovery projects. Projects, among other things, must have a nexus to applicable disaster recovery and resilience efforts and be consistent with at least one of the DOC Disaster Recovery Investment Priorities. EDA plans to accept proposals on a rolling basis until all funds are obligated.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Up to $50,000 Up to $250,000
Source: US Department of Education
Matching: No
Public / Private: Public
Description: This program funds short-term and long-term education-related services for local educational agencies (LEAs) and institutions of higher education (IHEs) to help them recover from a violent or traumatic event in which the learning environment has been disrupted.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: A Little Hope Inc
Matching:
Public / Private:
Description: A Little HOPE, Inc. is a not-for-profit publicly supported charitable foundation, recognized by the IRS under 501 (c)(3), which grants funds to organizations that provide bereavement support services and grief counseling to children, teens and young adults, who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling or loved one, regardless of the circumstances of the death.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Panasonic
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: For the past 2 years Video Insight has given over $1,200,000 in Video Surveillance Security Systems with the School Security Grant Program. Due to the success of the grant program, Video Insight will give another $1 Million worth of video surveillance systems to 50 school campuses in need for 2017. Video Insight developed the School Security Grant to help schools that lack funds implement a video surveillance solution and to give back to these communities in need. For each month throughout the year, a selection of qualifying school or college applicants will be chosen to receive the software and equipment necessary to implement a video surveillance solution. Each Video Insight School Security Grant recipient will receive the following equipment: 48 Video Insight Video Management Software (VMS) licenses; 16 IP video surveillance cameras; and 1 video encoder.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: The Sanitation Districts of LA County
Matching: No
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County are offering you a free field trip to our facilities (while funds last). If you qualify, we will reimburse you for your bus transportation costs to visit either a wastewater treatment plant, materials recovery facility or one of our other sites. This is a unique opportunity for you and your students. You will get to see, learn, and really experience what happens to your sewage or trash. It is fun, interesting, and educational! Please note that funds for buses are limited and may run out. A school is eligible for one free bus during the school year.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Up to $20,000 per school bus
Source: San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: The San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District has announced that there is some limited funding available for the Statewide School Bus Retrofit Program. The purpose of this program is to provide assistance to California school districts with compliance of ARB’s in-use Truck and Bus Regulation. This program will provide incentive funds to retrofit 1991 and newer engine model year and vehicle model year school buses with an ARB verified Level-3 diesel emissions control strategy (retrofit).
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: USDA
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: This program provides long-term low interest loans for clean and reliable drinking water systems, sanitary sewage disposal, sanitary solid waste disposal, and storm water drainage to households and businesses in eligible rural areas. Funds may be used to finance the acquisition, construction or improvement of: Drinking water sourcing, treatment, storage and distribution; Sewer collection, transmission, treatment and disposal; Solid waste collection, disposal and closure; and Storm water collection, transmission and disposal. In some cases, funding may also be available for related activities such as: Legal and engineering fees; Land acquisition, water and land rights, permits and equipment; Start-up operations and maintenance; Interest incurred during construction; Purchase of existing facilities to improve service or prevent loss of service; and Other costs determined to be necessary for completion of the project.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $10,000.00 Max
Source: BoatUS Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The BoatUS Foundation awards nonprofit organizations up to $10,000 for the promotion of safe and clean boating education. Over the past 20 years the Foundation has awarded over a million dollars to local community organizations, yacht clubs, flotillas and squadrons. The Foundation is looking for creative and innovative projects that promote safe and clean boating on your local waterway. Past topics have ranged from PSAs on the effects of boating under the influence to hands-on education about the effects of marine debris.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Michael & Susan Dell Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Working with innovative organizations around the globe, we seek to identify, test, refine and grow non-obvious solutions to big, obvious problems. We believe that through this work, we can transform the lives of children living in urban poverty today and improve the future for every generation. To help us achieve our goals, we seek global partners who work to: Ensure children have access to quality educations Encourage healthy behaviors, and provide access to basic health care and services Foster stable families through microfinance
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $3 million Max
Source: California Energy Commission
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The CEC is offering loans financing for energy efficiency and energy generation projects for Public Agencies. Projects with proven energy and/or demand cost savings are eligible, provided they meet the ECAA eligibility requirements. Projects already funded with an existing loan or already installed are ineligible.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $250 - $5,000
Source: The Health Trust
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Health Trust awards one-time grants to support events and projects. Community grants range from $250 to $5,000 for activities such as health fairs or community convenings that direction support The Health Trust's strategies.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $1,000 - $5,000
Source: Finish Line
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Finish Line Youth Foundation focuses funding on organizations that provide opportunities for youth participation in youth athletic programs - community-based programs addressing active lifestyle and team building skills, and camps - established camps with an emphasis on sports and active lifestyle, especially programs serving disadvantaged and special needs kids.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Up to $5,000
Source: Home Depot Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: Grants, up to $5,000, are available to registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations and tax-exempt public service agencies in the U.S. that are using the power of volunteers to improve the physical health of their community. Grants are given in the form of The Home Depot gift cards for the purchase of tools, materials, or services.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Call Wellness
Matching:
Public / Private:
Description: The mission of The California Wellness Foundation is to improve the health of the people of California by making grants for health promotion, wellness education and disease prevention. Since its founding, Cal Wellness has awarded 8,265 grants totaling more than $950 million.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount:
Source: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: HUD awards grants to organizations and groups through a competitive process. These Notices of Funding Availability (NOFAs) will tell you what funds are available and how to apply. Many of PIH's opportunities are found within HUD's annual SuperNOFA.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: The Department of Conservation
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Department of Conservation's California Farmland Conservancy Program provides grants to local governments and qualified non profit organizations.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Bank of the West
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The mission of Bank of the West's Charitable Investments Program is to help meet the needs of the communities we serve by supporting nonprofit organizations dedicated to improving quality of life, particularly for low- and moderate-income individuals and communities.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Grants.gov
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: Grants.gov is your place to FIND and APPLY for federal grants. The United States Department of Health and Human Services is proud to be the managing partner for Grants.gov--an initiative that is having an unparalleled impact on the grant community.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Lesher Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Lesher Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life in Contra Costa County through educational and cultural endeavors and to support children and strengthen families. The Foundation will make grants only to organizations that are exempt from federal tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and are not classified as private foundations under section 509(a) of the Code.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: The Coca-Cola Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: At The Coca-Cola Company, we recognize that we cannot have a healthy and growing business unless the communities we serve are healthy and sustainable. As a global beverage company, we have committed ourselves to improving the quality of life in the communities where we do business. Our community investment priorities reflect the global and local nature of our business and focuses on those global pillars where The Coca-Cola Company can make a unique and sustainable difference: water stewardship, active healthy living, community recycling, and education.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Halliburton Foundation
Matching: Yes
Public / Private:
Description: The Halliburton Foundation makes direct donations to U.S.-based elementary and secondary schools and colleges and universities. At its discretion, the Foundation board of trustees also provides a limited number of grants to health and health-related charities. Grant requests are reviewed on a quarterly basis.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Let's Play
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Does your neighborhood need to build a new playground or fix up an existing playground? Do you know of a community group or school that has a significant need for sports equipment? If so, apply for a grant from Let's Play!
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $15,000 Max
Source: Let's Play
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: These $15,000 Let's Play Community Construction Grants are available for qualifying U.S.-based organizations to be used toward the purchase of playground equipment that will be build using the KaBoom! community-build model. Grantees must complete the playground project within 12 months of receiving the grant.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $20,000 of a consult
Source: California Energy Commission
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Energy Partnership Program can conduct an energy audit of existing facilities identify energy saving projects, including: Conduct energy audits and prepare feasibility studies; Review existing proposals and designs; Develop equipment performance specifications; Review equipment bid specifications; Assist with contractor selection; and Review commissioning plans. The Energy partnership also provides technical assistance early in the design phase of new facility construction, including: Provide design review consultation; Identify cost-effective, energy-saving measures; Compare different technologies; Review schematics and construction plans; Provide equipment specification consultation; Develop computer simulation models of your planned project; Help select experienced professionals with energy efficiency expertise; and Assist with system commissioning.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Wayne and Gladys Valley Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Wayne and Gladys Valley Foundation makes grants in the areas of education, Catholic organizations and other charities in the East Bay Area of California, specifically Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. Areas of Interest include primary and secondary schools, early childhood education, local parks and recreation facilities, and projects serving youth. The Foundation's Board of Directors meets four times a year to consider grant requests.
Name: GameTime
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Playcore
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Private
Description: GameTime's Playground Funding Guide is an up-to-date resource for helping you find the funding you need for new playground projects. There are over 100 pages of International, National, Regional and State grant and funding sources in the Playground Funding Guide.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: USA Track & Field Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Launched December 5, 2002, at USATF's Annual Meeting, the Foundation provides a means to attract and guide funds to new and innovative track & field programs, with an emphasis on providing opportunities for youth athletes, emerging athletes, distance training centers and anti-doping education.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: CalRecycle
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) administers a Recycling Market Development Zone Loan Program to encourage California-based recycling businesses located within California to site new manufacturing facilities and expand existing operations. This program provides low-interest loans for the purchase of equipment and other relevant business costs. The intent of the Recycling Market Development Zone Loan Program is to help California manufacturers increase their processing capabilities and create additional markets for recycled-content products.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: The Clorox Company
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Clorox Company Foundation supports programs that prepare young people to participate successfully in an increasingly global society and to contribute back to their communities. Specifically, the Foundation focuses on supporting innovative education and youth development programs that serve children and youth from kindergarten through 12th grade. The Foundation makes grants primarily in its headquarters community of Oakland, CA. Application deadlines are July 1, October 1, January 1 and April 1.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Let's Move Salad Bars to Schools
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: Let's Move Salad Bars to Schools launched in 2010 with the mission of donating salad bars to U.S. schools so that every child has daily access to fresh fruits and vegetables. This healthy school lunch initiative was founded by the Chef Ann Foundation, National Fruit and Vegetable Alliance, United Fresh Produce Association Foundation, and Whole Foods Market in support of First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move! Initiative.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $1,000 - $50,000
Source: Leon S Peters Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: The Leon S Peters Foundation supports nonprofit organizations in the Fresno, CA area.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: KaBOOM!
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: KaBOOM! is accepting applications from non-profit child-serving organizations and municipalities partnering with non-profits that would benefit from and embrace the process of a community-built playspace partnership. Thanks to the generosity of many corporate partners, KaBOOM! has ongoing opportunities for community organizations to build new playspaces.
Name: LA 84
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $10,000
Source: LA 84 Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private:
Description: The LA84 Foundation believes in the transformational power of sport. As a legacy of the 1984 Olympic Games, the LA84 Foundation makes grants to organizations that focus on youth development through sport. The Olympic and Paralympic Values are fundamental to the work of the foundation and the organizations we support: Friendship; Respect; Excellence; Determination; Courage; Equality.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $5,000 - $15,000
Source: Atkinson Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Foundation provides support for nonprofit, education, or church organizations providing direct services to the residents of San Mateo County, California, and for international programs of U.S. nonprofits providing services in Mexico or Central America. Grant topics include enrichment activities, day care, and health education.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $1,000 - $10,000
Source: Sundt Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Foundation funds activities and programs undertaken by nonprofit organizations that improve the quality of life for disadvantaged children in the communities where Sundt has an established office (Phoenix, Tucson, Sacramento, San Diego, and San Antonio). The Board meets quarterly to review grant requests.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $100 - $2,000
Source: Lowe's
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The small grants program is an outlet for organizations seeking smaller-scale assistance for non-educational focused projects. These grants range from $100-$2000. Small grant project requests must also fit within the "Lowe's Charitable & Educational Foundation Guidelines". These requests are received on a rolling basis, with no specific cycle dates. Please note that grant funds are distributed as Lowe's gift cards. To apply, email a project description and budget outline to [email protected] with a "Small Grant Request" subject line.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: RGK Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Foundation offers several grants that support educational, medical, and community initiatives. Monies may be used to support academic excellence; research and conferences; literacy initiatives; boosting minorities' and women's interest in math, science, and technology; and efforts to promote children's health and well-being.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Statewide Communities Development Authority
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: CSCDA offers a pooled securitization program to assist local agencies in bonding against future payments to obtain funding for more projects today
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: The Walmart Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Whether it's a small grant to a local school or a large grant to a hunger relief organization working across several states, we engage in opportunities that align with the Walmart Foundation's key areas of focus: Hunger Relief & Healthy Eating, Sustainability, Women's Economic Empowerment and Career Opportunity.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Statewide Communities Development Authority
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: This program offers public and private entities taxable bonds for projects that provide public benefit and economic development.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $500,000 - $30M
Source: IBank
Matching:
Public / Private:
Description: The CLEEN Program provides loan financing for public infrastructure projects including, but not limited to: Energy Efficiency; Renewable Energy Sector; Energy Storage; Water Sector; Alternative Technologies; Alternative Fuels transportation; Statewide Energy Efficiency Program (SWEEP) and LED Street Lighting Program (LED Program).
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Good Sports
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: Good Sports helps to lay the foundation for healthy, active lifestyles by providing athletic equipment, footwear, and apparel to disadvantaged young people nationwide. By partnering with sporting goods manufacturers, Good Sports is able to provide equipment, apparel, and footwear to programs in need.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $50,000 - $500,000
Source: Knight Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Knight Foundation fosters innovative approaches to increasing engagement skills in the community development field. The foundation funds programs that use technology to foster engagement. It supports individuals as agents for engagement, with a focus on youth leadership, social entrepreneurs and local institutions. Knight supports naturalization campaigns to increase the number of citizens who are highly motivated to engage with their communities. Knight experiments with innovative approaches to community engagement such as engaging community foundations nationwide in addressing community information needs, using community-wide social games to bring residents together, and partnering with local and national agencies to get more black males engaged in their communities.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $250,000 and above
Source: Walmart
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The underlying focus in all of our work is on empowering low-income people to help them live better. Our National Giving Program allows us to work strategically with organizations working across one or more states to address social issues strongly aligned with our focus areas. We often provide funds to organizations that have local affiliates around the country, and the majority of grants from this program include re-grants to implement programs in local communities. We make a big impact by partnering with organizations that operate on a national scale in communities throughout the country. Our grantee partners such as Feeding America, City Year, Growing Power, the American Heart Association, Dress for Success and many others touch thousands of lives every day through national programs that help people in the largest cities and the smallest towns live better.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Our website provides information regarding our programming framework for educated kids, healthy kids, secure families, racial equity, and civic engagement. If you believe your idea fits within this framework, please use our online application, which is how all requests for funding must be submitted.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: The Brown Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Brown Foundation's current emphasis is in the field of public education at the primary and secondary levels. The Foundation will focus on supporting non-traditional and innovative approaches which are designed to improve public education primarily within the State of Texas. The visual and performing arts remain a principal area of interest. The Foundation also supports community service projects which serve the needs of children and families.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $10,000 - $25,000
Source: The Safeway Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Safeway Foundation supports nonprofit organizations whose mission is aligned with our four priority areas: Hunger Relief, Education, Health and Human Services, Assisting People with Disabilities.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $2.5 million Max
Source: State Water Resources Control Board
Matching: No
Public / Private: Public
Description: Effective with the Clean Water State Revolving Fund's 2015 Capitalization Grant from US EPA, the State Water Resources Control Board has $30 million available to provide CWSRF loan (principal) forgiveness to projects that address water or energy efficiency, mitigate storm water runoff, or encourage sustainable project planning, design, and construction. There are four categories of green projects: green infrastructure, water efficiency, energy efficiency, and environmentally innovative activities.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $500,000
Source: FEMA
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Fire Management Assistance Grant Program (FMAGP) funds the mitigation, management, and control of fires on publicly or privately owned forests or grasslands, which threaten such destruction as would constitute a major disaster. The FMAGP declaration process is initiated when a State submits a request for assistance to the FEMA Regional Director at the time a "threat of major disaster" exists. The entire process is accomplished on an expedited basis and a FEMA decision is rendered in a matter of hours. Eligible firefighting costs may include expenses for field camps; equipment use, repair and replacement; tools, materials and supplies; and mobilization and demobilization activities.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Fire Fighters Charitable Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: Assists fire and disaster victims; and supports Volunteer Fire Departments. Grants offered for the following needs/programs: AED (Automatic External Defibrillator); Fire Department Equipment Program; Community Smoke Detector Program; and the Juvenile Fire-setter Prevention and Intervention Program.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $5 - $10,000
Source: Fire Fighters Support Foundation, Inc
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Firefighters Support Foundation pro-actively makes contributions to funds established for the children of fallen firefighters. This financial support may be applied for by downloading, completing, and mailing an application on the foundation's website.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $2500 - $5000
Source: Fire Prevention Grant Program
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: Through the Fire Prevention Grant Program, fire departments and brigades, as well as national, state, regional, local and community organizations can apply for funding to support a wide array of fire prevention, preparedness and control efforts.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Up to $200,000
Source: PetSmart Charities
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Free-Roaming Cat Spay/Neuter Program is intended to provide funding and mentoring for high-impact trap-neuter-return projects. The goal is to stabilize and ultimately reduce the free-roaming cat population within a specific geographic area. Target areas may include all or part of a county, city, township, ZIP code, census tract, neighborhood, mobile home park, or other location.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $50,000
Source: San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District
Matching: No
Public / Private: Public
Description: Eligibility: private entities, non-profit agencies, or a public agencies intending to install EV chargers for the purpose of public access charging. Eligibility Note: Public agencies must be located within the boundaries of the SJVAPCD, which includes the counties of: San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley portion of Kern. The purpose of this program is to fund the purchase and installation of new electric vehicle Level 2 chargers to promote clean air alternative-fuel technologies and the use of low- or zero-emission vehicles.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Up to $20,000 per vehicle
Source: San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: Eligibility: Public agencies may apply and must be located within the boundaries of the SJVAPCD, which includes the counties of: San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley portion of Kern. This component provides funding for the purchase of new alternative fueled vehicles (Electric, Plug-In Hybrid, CNG, LNG, LPG, etc). Applications for this component are currently being accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Stuart Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: The Stuart Foundation is dedicated to improving life outcomes for young people through education. We work to ensure that education systems in California and Washington provide opportunities for students to learn, achieve and thrive.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: The Kresge Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: The Kresge Foundation works to improve the life circumstances of poor and low income children and adults and those living in underserved communities
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: USDA Rural Development
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: Community Facilities Programs provides grants to assist in the development of essential community facilities in rural areas and towns of up to 20,000 in population. Grants are authorized on a graduated scale. Applicants located in small communities with low populations and low incomes will receive a higher percentage of grants. Grants are available to public entities such as municipalities, counties, parishes, boroughs, and special-purpose districts, as well as non-profit corporations and tribal governments.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $500,000
Source: California Environmental Protection Agency
Matching: No
Public / Private: Public
Description:
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $75,000 - $20,000,000
Source: California Environmental Protection Agency
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: The State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) provides funding for the planning, design, and construction of water recycling projects that offset or augment state fresh water supplies.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $100 - $500,000
Source: Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Foundation provides support in communities in the company's area of operations
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $20,000
Source: California Energy Comission
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Energy Partnership Program can conduct an energy audit of existing facilities identify energy saving projects, including: Conduct energy audits and prepare feasibility studies; Review existing proposals and designs; Develop equipment performance specifications; Review equipment bid specifications; Assist with contractor selection; and Review commissioning plans.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Statewide Communities Development Authority
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: Qualified nonprofit organizations can access low-cost, tax-exempt bonds to finance or refinance the acquisition, construction, installation, expansion or rehabilitation of land, buildings, and equipment.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Statewide Communities Development Authority
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: For-profit and nonprofit developers can access tax-exempt bonds for the financing of low income multifamily and senior housing projects. The Bonds may be used to finance or refinance 13 the acquisition and rehabilitation of an existing project or for the construction of a new project, provided the developer agrees to set aside all, or a portion, of the units in a project for individuals and families of very low, low or moderate income.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Statewide Communities Development Authority
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: Eligible manufacturers can access cost-effective, tax-exempt bond proceeds to acquire, construct or rehabilitate manufacturing facilities that promote job creation and retention.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Statewide Communities Development Authority
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: This program offers companies seeking cost-effective, tax-exempt capital to finance the acquisition and rehabilitation, construction of, or the acquisition of new equipment for solid waste and exempt facilities.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $100,000 - $300,000
Source: Economic Development Administration
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: Through its Planning and Local Technical Assistance programs, EDA assists eligible recipients in developing economic development plans and studies designed to build capacity and guide the economic prosperity and resiliency of an area or region.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $500,000
Source: FEMA
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Fire Management Assistance Grant Program (FMAGP) funds the mitigation, management, and control of fires on publicly or privately owned forests or grasslands, which threaten such destruction as would constitute a major disaster.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $45,000 Max
Source: South Coast Air Quality Management District/Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Commitee
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: VIP reduces emissions by replacing old, high-polluting vehicles with newer, lower-emission vehicles, or by installing a retrofit device. The goal of this program is to reduce emissions from in-use heavy-duty trucks in small fleets by retrofitting Engine Model Years 2006 and older or by replacing Engine Model Years 2006 and older with Model Years 2007 (or newer) emissions compliant models. The VIP is implemented by SCAQMD through contractual agreements with Dealers, Dismantlers, and Retrofit Installers. The Dealers/Retrofit Installers will apply to the SCAQMD for the vouchers on behalf of the applicant. If approved, the voucher amount will be deducted from the total purchase price of the truck or retrofit device by the Dealer or Retrofit Installer, respectively. Applicants interested in replacing their truck must purchase their replacement truck through an SCAQMD-approved VIP Participating Dealership that has completed the required training for the VIP. Similarly, applicants interested
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $300 $35,000
Source: SG Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The SG Foundation's purpose is to encourage and enable underserved or disadvantaged individuals and communities to partner together to help themselves.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Environmental Protection Agency
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) program offers low cost financing for a wide variety of water quality projects.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Environmental Protection Agency
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The purpose of the DWSRF is to provide financial assistance for the planning/design and construction of drinking water infrastructure projects that are needed to achieve or maintain compliance with federal and state drinking water statutes and regulations.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $260 million
Source: California Environmental Protection Agency
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The State Water Board has an annual SCG appropriation of $8 million dollars, which is administered consistent with the CWSRF Intended Use Plan (IUP), and the CWSRF Policy.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $500,000 - $5,000,000
Source: California Environmental Protection Agency
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: This program provides support to engage in the demonstration of innovative technologies, methods, practices, and techniques in three areas: operational safety, infrastructure or equipment resiliency, and all-hazards emergency response and recovery methods.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $1,000 - $20,000
Source: The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation provides support to community-based nonprofit organizations throughout the United States for whom a small amount of money can make a big difference. The Foundation will consider requests to support the following: museums; cultural and performing arts programs; schools; hospitals; environmental and wildlife protection activities; educational and skills training projects; programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped; and, other community-based programming. Types of support include: support for specific projects or activities and general operating support.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $50,000
Source: Wells Fargo
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Wells Fargo Charitable Contributions Program supports nonprofit organizations that address vital community needs and issues in the communities served by the bank.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Whole Foods
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Whole Foods Market Community Giving Program supports local nonprofit and educational organizations that are important to each community in the U.S. where stores are located.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $200 - $10,000
Source: Wish You Well Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: Wish You Well Foundation provides private funds to nonprofit organizations that promote family literacy in the United States. The foundations focus is on the development and expansion of new and existing literacy and educational programs.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: CalRecycle
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund (GGRF) was established in 2012 by AB 1532, SB 535, and SB 1018. The GGRF receives Cap-and-Trade auction proceeds which are appropriated by the Legislature and Governor for projects that support the goals of AB 32. Eligible investments identified in Statute include reducing GHG emissions through increased in-state diversion of municipal solid waste from disposal through waste reduction, diversion, and reuse. CalRecycle established the GHG Reduction Grant and Loan Programs to provide financial incentives for capital investments in composting/digestion infrastructure and recycling and manufacturing facilities that will result in reduced greenhouse gas emissions. A priority is to realize environmental and economic benefits in disadvantaged communities. These grants will promote infrastructure development at facilities in California that achieve greenhouse gas emission reductions by diverting more materials from landfills and producing beneficial product
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Firefighters Charitable Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: Assists fire and disaster victims; and supports Volunteer Fire Departments.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Fireman's Fund
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: Fireman's Fund awards grants to fire departments and fire & burn prevention organizations to support firefighters for safer communities. These grants can be used to purchase needed equipment, firefighter training, and community education programs.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $50,000 - $25 million
Source: IBank
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The ISRF Program provides financing to public agencies and non-profit corporations sponsored by public agencies for a wide variety of infrastructure and economic development projects (excluding housing). ISRF Program funding is available in amounts ranging from $50,000 to $25 million, with loan terms for the useful life of the project up to a maximum of 30 years.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $100 - $50,000
Source: Sierra Pacific Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: The Sierra Pacific Foundation supports a wide range of organizations that serve communities where Sierra Pacific Industries operates facilities, primarily in Northern CA and Washington. Funding is provided for academic and community programs, particularly those that benefit children.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Bay Area Air Quality Management District
Matching: No
Public / Private: Public
Description: In fiscal year ending 2016, up to $3.84 million are available for bicycle parking and bikeway projects. Funding is offered on a first-come, first-served basis until all funds have been spent. In order to be eligible for funding projects must be included in an adopted countywide bicycle plan, Congestion Management Plan, or the Metropolitan Transportation Commission's Regional Bicycle Plan.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $5,000 - $100,000
Source: Riordan Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Riordan Foundation's mission is to provide all students, especially those in low-income communities, with access to a high-quality education that will prepare them to compete successfully in the 21st Century.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $10,000 - $100,000
Source: Annenberg Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Awards granted in the following areas: Arts, Culture & Humanities, Civic & Community, Environment, Education, and Human Health & Wellness.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $100,000 - $200,000
Source: Arthur Vining Davis Foundations
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Projects may cover a wide range of initiatives intended to improve teaching. For example, projects might be designed to improve professional development for in-service and pre-service teachers, strengthen teaching skills, support practical research in teacher and high school education, or encourage innovative use of technology and new techniques for presentation of classroom materials in high schools.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Barnes & Noble
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Local Sponsorships and Donations program provides fundraising opportunities at the local level that include in-store book fairs and holiday giftwrapping.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $1,000 - $20,000
Source: The Foundation at FCOE
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Foundation @ FCOE is committed to the goal of extending greater opportunities to Fresno County students, with a particular focus on closing the achievement gap.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Brinker International
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: Brinker International supports projects which provide direct and immediate relief to the community, customers, and employees in areas where they operate various restaurants.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Department of Education
Matching: No
Public / Private: Public
Description: The California Renovation and Repair Loan (CRRL) Program provides loans for the renovation and repair of existing facilities in order to ensure eligible California Department of Education (CDE) contractors meet applicable health and safety standards for federal and state licensing compliance.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Office of Public School Construction
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Facility Hardship program assists districts with funding when it has been determined that the district has a critical need for pupil housing because the condition of the facilities, or the lack of facilities, presents an imminent threat to the health and safety of the pupils.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Office of Public School Construction
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Seismic Mitigation Program is a subset of the Facility Hardship program that provides for the seismic repair, reconstruction, or replacement of the "most vulnerable" school facilities.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $240,000
Source: Ceres Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: To expand opportunities for disadvantaged youth and vulnerable families to develop and make full use of their potential, so that they will be able to earn decent livings, enjoy healthy relationships, pursue their ambitions, and participate in their communities.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $4,500
Source: Digital Wishes
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Digital Wish is offering technical support grants to schools needing assistance with planning a one to one computing program in their elementary or middle schools.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $50,000
Source: Discover
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Pathway to Financial Success Grants are offered to public high schools in the United States to incorporate financial education into the curriculum.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $50,000
Source: Dwight Stuart Youth Fund
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Support for direct services and experiences to under-served children and youth to enable them to gain the skills, values, and confidence to achieve their potential.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Fender Music Foundation
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Fender Music Foundation awards instruments and equipment to eligible music instruction programs.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Central Valley Community Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: A thriving nonprofit sector is key to fulfilling our vision of effective philanthropy building stronger communities. The Central Valley Community Foundation is a partner and funder to a wide range of organizations doing important and innovative work in the Valley. We are committed to supporting financial strength and building organizational capacity. Our grant-making continues to be an important source of funds in the region and through the Center for Community we are helping leverage resources and increase impact.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Good Sports Foundatio
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: By partnering with sporting goods manufacturers, Good Sports is able to provide equipment, apparel, and footwear to programs in need.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Herb Alpert Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Herb Alpert Foundation works at the local level, perhaps in the earliest stages of their development, to larger and more mature organizations that may have a regional or even a national scope and perspective.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Hungry for Music
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: Hungry for Music is a 501(c)(3) charity organization that supports music education & cultural enrichment by acquiring & distributing quality musical instruments to underserved children with willing instructors and a hunger to play.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $5,000 - $100,000
Source: JM Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: Giving on a national basis, the JM Foundation's current priorities include: supporting education and research that fosters market-based policy solutions, especially at state think tanks; developing state and national organizations that promote free enterprise, entrepreneurship, and private initiative; and identifying and educating young leaders.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: JP Morgan Chase
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Create Pathways to Opportunity - a holistic approach to ensure that individuals have access to the knowledge, skills, resources, and capital they need to secure their futures and compete in the global economy.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Wallace Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The mission of the Wallace Foundation is to improve learning and enrichment opportunities for children.
Due Date: Ongoing
Category: Grants
Amount: $1,000 - $5,000
Source: Xerox
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Xerox Foundation supports: Education/Workforce Preparedness, Science/Technology, Employee/Community Affairs, and Environmental Affairs. Grants are made only to organizations that have been granted exemption from Federal Income Tax under Section 501 (c)(3) and ruled to be publicly supported under Section 509(a) of the Internal Revenue Code. Program Areas include Adult Literacy, Arts, Community Involvement/Volunteerism, Family Services, General Education, Math, Reading, Science/Environmental, Social Studies, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), Technology, and Vocational.
Due Date: Quarterly
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: California Wildlife Conservation
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: Habitat restoration application is for four of the ten programs in the WCB: Riparian Habitat Conservation, Inland Wetlands Conservation, Ecosystem Restoration on Agricultural Lands, Habitat Enhancement and Restoration. Prospective applicants should discuss their projects with WCB staff prior to completing or submitting an application. WCB staff will assist in determining whether or not an application should be submitted and will help in developing product features.
Due Date: Quarterly
Category: Grants
Amount: $5,000 - $30,000
Source: The Crail-Johnson Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: The Crail-Johnson Foundation (“The Foundation”) has defined itself as a children’s charity, and the vast majority of grant-making is directed toward programs benefiting children, youth and families in Los Angeles. Requestss which are not relevant to the foundation’s mission and funding priorities will not be considered.
Due Date: Quarterly
Category: Grants
Amount: $20,000 - $75,000
Source: Honda
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: The American Honda Foundation engages in grant making that reflects the basic tenets, beliefs and philosophies of Honda companies, which are characterized by the following qualities: imaginative, creative, youthful, forward-thinking, scientific, humanistic and innovative. We support youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment.
Due Date: Quarterly
Category: Grants
Amount: $40,000
Source: Major League Baseball Foundation
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Baseball Tomorrow Fund is a joint initiative between Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association designed to promote and enhance the growth of youth participation in baseball and softball around the world by funding programs, fields, coaches' training, uniforms, and equipment. Grants are intended to finance a new program, expand or improve an existing program, undertake a new collaborative effort, or obtain facilities or equipment necessary for youth baseball or softball programs. The Baseball Tomorrow Fund supports projects that meet the following evaluation criteria: increase the number of youth participating in baseball and softball programs; improve the quality of youth baseball and softball programs.
Due Date: Quarterly
Category: Grants
Amount: $40,000
Source: Major League Baseball
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Baseball Tomorrow Fund is a joint initiative between Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association designed to promote and enhance the growth of youth participation in baseball and softball around the world by funding programs, fields, coaches' training, uniforms, and equipment.
Due Date: Quarterly
Category: Grants
Amount: $5,000 - $10,000
Source: Fire Fighters Support Foundation, Inc
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Firefighters Support Foundation pro-actively makes contributions to funds established for the children of fallen firefighters
Due Date: Quarterly
Category: Grants
Amount: $100 - $100,000
Source: International Paper Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: International Paper Company Foundation in North America supports U.S. non-profit organizations within the communities where International Paper has operating facilities.
Due Date: Quarterly
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Joseph Drown Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private:
Description: Education is the primary focus of the Foundation. The Foundation supports education programs in K-12, at both public and private schools, that seek to solve the existing problems in Los Angeles area schools. These grants for education reform can be made directly to the schools or to independent organizations which are closely involved with this issue. In addition, the Foundation provides funds to private secondary schools, colleges and universities for student financial assistance, in the form of both scholarships and loan programs. Favor is given to those programs directed at talented middle income students who are unable to obtain assistance from sources specifically available to low income students.
Due Date: Quarterly
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Finish Line
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: Finish Line Youth Foundation focuses funding on organizations that provide opportunities for youth participation.
Due Date: Quarterly
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: InterConnection
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Private
Description: Computer grants are awarded to organizations that deliver necessary and valuable services to underserved communities like technology training, health care, education, and job training, but need upgraded computers to better manage their organization and improve their capacity to deliver those valuable services.
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: US Soccer Foundation
Matching: Yes
Public / Private:
Description: The U.S. Soccer Foundation awards grants to support soccer programs and field-building initiatives nationwide. Grants are provided to support all aspects of the beautiful game creating Safe Places to Play.
Due Date: Varies
Category: Grants
Amount: $163 million total
Source: The Boeing Company
Matching:
Public / Private:
Description: The Boeing Company is committed to improving the quality of life in communities around the world in which company employees live and work, and where the company does business.
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: $5,000 - $10,000
Source: Kelly Cares Foundation
Matching:
Public / Private:
Description: Each year, the Kelly Cares Foundation funds various programs and initiatives. Since 2014, the Foundation has granted nearly $120,000 for programs around the world.
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: $1,000 - $25,000
Source: Tony Hawk Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The primary mission of the Tony Hawk Foundation is to promote high quality, public skateparks in low-income areas throughout the United States. While we realize that not every area can afford to build big, expensive skateparks, we feel strongly that public skateparks should be designed and constructed by experienced contractors. We also believe that local officials should treat public skateparks the same way they treat public basketball courts or tennis courts, meaning that anyone may show up and use them anytime, unsupervised.
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: Re-opens 05/2016
Source: Mazda
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Organizations seeking funding should carefully review the Foundation's grant making guidelines to determine if their project in tune with the Foundation's mission before submitting an application. The Mazda Foundation awards grants to programs promoting: Education and literacy Environmental conservation Cross-cultural understanding Social welfare Scientific research
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: $500 - $2,500
Source: The Captain Planet Foundation
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Private
Description: Grants from The Captain Planet Foundation are intended to serve as a catalyst to getting environment-based education in schools and inspire youth and communities to participate in community service through environmental stewardship activities.
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies - $250,000
Source: Walmart
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description: The Walmart Foundation's State Giving Program plays an essential role in the Foundation's mission to create opportunities so people can live better. The program provides grants to 501(c)(3) organizations, ranging from $25,000 to $250,000. *State of CA deadline
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: $2,000 - $5,000
Source: Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundations
Matching:
Public / Private: Private
Description: Lowe's will donate $5 million to schools and school parent teacher groups at more than 1,000 different schools during the school year. Any individual public K-12 school or non-profit parent group associated with that public K-12 schools. Pre-schools are not eligible.
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: Varies
Source: Hardwood Forestry
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: The Hardwood Forestry Fund promotes hardwood timber growth, management, education, and environmentally sound uses of renewable forest resources by providing grant funding to partnering organizations. The Hardwood Forestry Fund supports sustainable forestry by funding selective tree planting, direct seeding, natural regeneration, management, and hardwood research requests. Member forest products companies, foundations, and individuals provide funding for Hardwood Forestry Fund projects
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: $3,000 - $7,500
Source: Teichert
Matching:
Public / Private: Public
Description:
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: $5,000
Source: Dr. Scholl Foundation
Matching: No
Public / Private: Private
Description: In general the Foundation guidelines are broad to give them flexibility in providing grants. Applications for grants are considered in the following areas: Education, Social Service, Healthcare, Civic and Cultural, and Environmental.
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: $100,000 - $10M
Source: Caltrans
Matching: Yes
Public / Private: Public
Description: The purpose of the Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP) program is to achieve a significant reduction in traffic fatalities and serious injuries on all public roads, including non-State-owned public roads and roads on tribal land.
Due Date: TBA
Category: Grants
Amount: $10,000
Source: People for Bikes
Matching:
Public / Private:
Description: PeopleForBikes accepts grant applications from non-profit organizations with a focus on bicycling, active transportation, or community development, from city or county agencies or departments, and from state or federal agencies working locally. PeopleForBikes only funds projects in the United States. Requests must support a specific project or program; we do not grant funds for general operating costs.