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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Veterans Organizations for Programs that Improve the Quality of...

Deadline 04/25/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits and veterans service organizations for creative and innovative projects that strive to improve the quality of life for military service members and their families. Eligible programs are those that benefit veterans, individuals in reserve, active, and guard duty, and their families....

GrantWatch ID#: 180314

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Housing, Education, an...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $7,500 to $10,000 to Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. If requesting support for capital campaigns, strategic investments, or large-scale initiatives, you must contact...

GrantWatch ID#: 141579

Grants and Loans to Ramsey County, Minnesota Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Envir...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants and loans to Ramsey County, Minnesota nonprofits, for-profits, and government agencies for capital investments related to the redevelopment of polluted or contaminated property. The purpose of this program is to transform currently contaminated sites into usable properties. Purpose Ramsey County recognizes th...

GrantWatch ID#: 155053

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to benefit the Foundation's employees where they live and work. Interested applicants must contact the funding source prior to application with a brief description about organizational and funding goals. Funding is intended for program...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial ...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals to enhance quality of life and improve financial positions. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and hardworking individuals recover from unanticipated life events, and to promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Advance Medical Research, Promote Animal Safety, and Protect the ...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on promoting animal safety, advancing medical research, and protecting the State of Israel. Further details regarding each of these focus areas are outlined below. Funding will be provided for requests that demonstrate a capacity and commitment to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181689

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit People, Animals, and the Environment

Deadline 05/04/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects that support individual passions around people, animals, and the environment. The funding source is committed to strengthening communities and helping people in communities where the funding source has a business presence.

GrantWatch ID#: 164147

Grants to West Central Minnesota Nonprofits for Education, Economic Development, Environment...

Deadline 05/07/18

Grants to West Central Minnesota nonprofit organizations to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area of Pope, Stevens, Douglas, Stearns, Ottertail, Grant, and Todd counties. Program areas include economic development, community services, youth and education, disaster relief, and the environment. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180333
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Grants to USA Individuals for Playground Equipment to Encourage Active Outside Play for Chil...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants of $20,000 to USA individuals for playground equipment for parks in their communities to encourage kids to play outside. Funding is intended to provide the places, inspiration, and tools to make play a priority and encourage fit and active lifestyles. A public vote will determine the five winners of the grant. Ea...

GrantWatch ID#: 154727
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Grants to Cass County, North Dakota and Clay County, Minnesota Nonprofits for Programs that B...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $15,000 to Cass County, North Dakota and Clay County, Minnesota nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that benefit women and girls. Funding is intended to improve the leadership skills and develop the potential of local women and girls. Specifically, funding will be provided for p...

GrantWatch ID#: 179226

Grants to Minnesota and North Dakota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit Local Comm...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $15,000 to Clay County, Minnesota, and Cass County, North Dakota nonprofit organizations, churches, schools, and government agencies to benefit local communities. Program areas include community building, education, basic human needs, and arts and culture. Community Building: The Foundati...

GrantWatch ID#: 179233

In-kind Grants of Paint Supplies to Southern Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Community...

Deadline 05/15/18

In-kind grants of supplies to southern Minnesota nonprofits and government agencies to beautify small communities with murals, welcome signs, or historic structure projects. Eligible counties are Blue Earth, Brown, Dodge, Faribault, Fillmore, Freeborn, Goodhue, Houston, Le Sueur, Martin, Mower, Nicollet, Olmsted, Rice, S...

GrantWatch ID#: 145538

Grants to Todd-Wadena Area, Minnesota Nonprofits for Education, Youth, Environment, Economic ...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to Minnesota nonprofits, governmental organizations, and schools for projects that improve the quality of life in Todd and Wadena Counties. Funded projects should fall in the areas of disaster relief, economic development, community service, environment, education, and youth. The following factors will be conside...

GrantWatch ID#: 151314
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Awards to Minnesota Nonprofits and Foundations to Recognize Excellence in the Nonprofit Sect...

Deadline 05/21/18

Awards to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for outstanding efforts that contribute to a better quality of life in the region. These awards will be given in various categories for work related to community solutions, advocacy strategies, anti-prejudice activities, and responsive philanthropic initiatives. Award categor...

GrantWatch ID#: 143447

Awards to Recognize the Founders of USA Nonprofit Organizations that Serve Women and Children

Deadline 05/24/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to recognize the founders of USA nonprofit social impact organizations that serve low and middle-income women and children. The organization's mission must have a primary objective related to improving health, education, esteem, or related to social reform. These Awards are intended to recogni...

GrantWatch ID#: 181511
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Grants to Martin County, Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance the Quality of Life of...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to Martin County, Minnesota nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in the County and its surrounding areas. Funding is intended for projects and programs in the following areas of focus: the environment, arts and humanities, social and economic growth, youth, and community and civic affairs. The Foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 169442
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 05/31/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 182915
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 05/31/18

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, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth. The pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183443
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Promote Economic and Community...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that promote economic and community wellbeing in the cities where the Funding Source is located. An eligibility survey must be completed between April and May 2018. Funding is intended for organizations in Arkansas, Arizona, Califor...

GrantWatch ID#: 169781
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Grants to Minnesota and Wisconsin Nonprofits and Agencies to Address the Needs of Winona Area...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Minnesota and Wisconsin nonprofits and government agencies to improve the quality of life in the Winona region. Applicants must contact Foundation staff prior to submitting an application. Focus areas include health, social services, environment, civic or education issues, arts, and culture. Orga...

GrantWatch ID#: 173611
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Grants to Western Minnesota Organizations for Rural Youth Leadership, Agricultural Safety, an...

Deadline 06/10/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to Western Minnesota organizations for programs and projects that focus on promoting either rural community vitality, agricultural safety, or rural youth leadership. Organizations will be asked to select which of the following age groups will benefit from the program/project: adults, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181675
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Conservation, Sustainability, and Environmental Justice Programs

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that promote environmental justice, sustainability, and environmental conservation. Funding will be provided for small and creative projects that utilize community organizing. The Foundation defines organizing as work to build a...

GrantWatch ID#: 169882
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Health, Education, Human Services, ...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance the quality of life in the funding source’s communities. Applicants must submit an initial inquiry prior to the deadline. The geographic focus area is Washington County, Minnesota; Polk and St. Croix Counties, Wisconsin. Limited support is provided to or...

GrantWatch ID#: 175481
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Nutrition, Environment, and Community Benefit

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, New Mexico, and Texas nonprofit organizations to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area, or to address eligible global concerns. Focus areas include nutrition and agriculture, water resources and habitat conservation, and protection and en...

GrantWatch ID#: 176800
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Community Revitalization, Arts, and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in communities within the funding source’s market area. Eligible states include Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits to Support Education, Children at Risk, and Youth Mentoring in...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on supporting education and children and youth at-risk in the Twin Cities metropolitan area of Minneapolis and St. Paul. In addition, funding will also be provided for youth mentoring programs. Specific to mentoring, the Foundation is part...

GrantWatch ID#: 149139

Grants to Minnesota Schools, Organizations, and Groups for Agricultural Education and Rural ...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to Minnesota school districts, community organizations, and agricultural groups to enhance rural communities and agricultural education in regions where the funding source has a business presence. In addition, scholarships are available to qualifying high school seniors who are entering college. Applications may be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 157778

Grants to Northeastern Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Children and Families,...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to Northeastern Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and public agencies for programs focusing on children, youth, and families, opportunities for self-reliance, and rural aging. Priorities for each of these focus areas are outlined further below. Grant Guidelines: Eligible organizations must operate i...

GrantWatch ID#: 161199
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 07/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 1. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, environmental initiatives that are working t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 07/02/18

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811

Grants to Saint Paul Area, Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Health, Arts, and Community...

Deadline 07/10/18

Grants to Saint Paul Metropolitan Area, Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies to strengthen local communities and improve the lives of disadvantaged individuals. First-time applicants are advised to register on the grants portal well in advance of the deadline. Primary program areas include community an...

GrantWatch ID#: 177498
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for Hunger Relief, Education, and th...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants to California, Colorado, Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Utah nonprofits and public schools to improve the well-being, quality of life and education, and economic health of communities in eligible counties where employees of the Funding Source live and work. Funding is also intended to improve education and the enviro...

GrantWatch ID#: 178130

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

Deadline 07/20/18

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. Past funding has gone to support holiday gift...

GrantWatch ID#: 180926
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Grants to USA Scientists, Doctors, and Nurses for Research Focusing on the Health Needs of Ch...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $10,000 to USA scientists, doctors, and nurses at USA-based universities, hospitals, and research institutions for research projects that focus on addressing both the long-term and immediate health needs of children born prematurely. Eligible research topics include genetics, basic biologi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180927

Grants to New Ulm, Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Arts, Historic Preservat...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to New Ulm, Minnesota nonprofit organizations and agencies for programs located within the boundaries of the local school district that are related to one or more of the Foundation's four pillars of focus. The four pillars are historic preservation, education, economic development, and the arts.

GrantWatch ID#: 159244
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priorities include assisting the disadvantaged, economic development, education, youth development, neighborhood improvement, community problem solving, cultural en...

GrantWatch ID#: 172570

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Early Stage Cancer Research Proje...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International investigators associated with nonprofits, government agencies, universities, hospitals, and laboratories to support novel and innovative cancer research in its early and conceptual stages. Eligible studies are those that involve scientific risk but potentially lead to a breakthrough...

GrantWatch ID#: 159210

Grants to Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Health and W...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to nonprofit organizations and healthcare facilities in Northeastern Minnesota, Northwestern Wisconsin, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to improve health and wellness. Applicants must contact program staff before applying. The goal of the Foundation is to improve people’s health and wellness both locally a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175302

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, Judaism, scientific research and development, community outreach, environmental concerns, small business development, and public broadcasting support. Proposals are judged on the criteria of community impact and public benefit, potential, organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 180251

Grants to Rock County, Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Community and Economic De...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to Rock County, Minnesota nonprofits, government agencies, and academic and research institutions for programs to enhance the quality of life in the Luverne community. Funding is intended for organizations and projects dedicated to community and civic affairs; social and economic growth; health and wellness; youth; ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179293

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Social Services to Elderly Holocaust...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit institutions to provide social services and shelter programs for elderly Holocaust survivors. Priorities include food programs, case management, homecare and housekeeping services, health and medical services, transportation, emergency assistance, socialization, and Israel...

GrantWatch ID#: 174361

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for Research on the Relationship between Cancer Car...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and individual investigators for research on the correlation between healthcare policy issues and cancer prevention, control, and treatment. Funding is intended for innovative research projects that focus on the changes in national, state, and/or local policy and the re...

GrantWatch ID#: 179336

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and Charities to Assist Underserved Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofit organizations, governmental entities, schools, churches, and hospitals for a broad range of high-quality programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Funding will specifically be provided for programs focused on children's education, children's...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Sus...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in advance of a full proposal. Program areas include STEM education, vehicle and road safety, and sustainable communities. General Motors is...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351

Grants to USA and International Organizations that Encourage Engagement in Human Welfare Ini...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and International organizations for initiatives that promote outreach, awareness, and involvement in world hunger, health, and poverty. Funding is intended to be used specifically to assist decision-makers in their endeavors to confront these issues. Funds may be used for the following countries: the USA, Un...

GrantWatch ID#: 151506
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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

In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Implement Small-Scale Community Improvement ...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants ranging from $100 to $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and public agencies for community improvement projects. Funding may be used for safety improvements, technology upgrades, grounds improvements, and building renovations or upgrades. The funding will be distributed in the form of Lowe's gift cards.

GrantWatch ID#: 156182
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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 and Donations to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts, STEM, Business, and Athleti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and donations to USA nonprofit organizations and organizations for programs that support lifelong learning. Funding is intended for programs related to STEM/STEAM, character building, career technical education, business and entrepreneurialism, athletics, and arts and music, as well as scholarships.

GrantWatch ID#: 159473