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

Deadline 04/25/19

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. Funding is intended for programs that benefit veterans, individuals in reserve, active, and guard duty, and their fami...

GrantWatch ID#: 180314

Grants to Central Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Visual or Performing Arts

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $7,500 to Central Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government entities in eligible areas for visual or performing arts. Activities should benefit residents of Benton, Stearns, Sherburne, and Wright counties. Funds are intended for program development and implementation and gene...

GrantWatch ID#: 185146

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit Benton, Stearns, and Sherbu...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to Central Minnesota nonprofit, schools, and government entities to promote positive and lasting change in Benton, Stearns, and Sherburne Counties. Focus areas for funding include education, economy, and community engagement. The Foundation is looking to build partnerships during the g...

GrantWatch ID#: 185147

Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations for Action Programs to Protect the Environment

Deadline 04/30/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 185169

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Activism through Film

Deadline 04/30/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 185170

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

Deadline 05/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 176562

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Capital Projects Benefiting Children with Disabilities

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for programs and capital projects that benefit children with disabilities. Funding is primarily intended for programs within the State. Grants may be used for capital investments to positively impact children with physical and developmental disabili...

GrantWatch ID#: 180964

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Advance Medical Research, Prevent Animal Cruelty, and Protect Isr...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on preventing the mistreatment of animals, advancing medical research, and protecting the State of Israel. Applicants are required to contact program staff prior to submitting an application. The Foundation funding preference is given to organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 181689

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Community Building in the Rockvill...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government entities for community building programs in the Rockville, Cold Spring, and Richmond area. Program areas include education, social services, civic, and arts and culture. Funding is intended for new or expanded programs and proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 185149

Grants to USA and Russia Organizations for Collaborative Projects Addressing Social Issues

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants of up to $43,000 to USA and territories organizations partnering with Russia organizations for collaborative projects that address social issues that are relevant to both nations. Funding is intended for creative ideas for implementing innovative approaches to social concerns. Projects should focus on various topics...

GrantWatch ID#: 185630
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Students for Outstanding Projects that Emphasiz...

Deadline 05/10/19

Awards of $250 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 students for inspiring and outstanding projects that promote sustainability. Funding is intended for creative activities that emphasize a commitment to sustainability. Preference will be given to applications that include supporting materials, such as videos, pictures, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146573

Grants to USA Individuals for Playground Equipment to Encourage Active Outside Play for Chil...

Deadline 05/10/19

Grants of $20,000 to USA individuals for playground equipment in local 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. Each applicant must create a short video (in English, Spanish, or both)...

GrantWatch ID#: 154727

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

Deadline 05/10/19

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

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

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants to Minnesota nonprofits, governmental organizations, and schools for projects that benefit local residents in Todd and Wadena Counties. Projects should align with the following areas of focus: disaster relief, economic development, community service, environment, education, and youth. The following factors will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151314

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services to Military Members, Veterans, and their F...

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA nonprofits for projects and programs to support active duty military members, veterans, their caregivers, and their families. Funding is intended to support service members as they transition back to civilian life and re-enter the workforce. Focus Areas: - Military Caregivers - Famil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182067

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Education, Civic Affairs, Human Welfare, and Arts and Cul...

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations to address local community needs. Program areas include education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic enhancement. The Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to prepare individuals for economic independence throug...

GrantWatch ID#: 185068

Grants to USA Nonprofits and State and Local Government Agencies for Programs That Prevent an...

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and state and local government agencies in rural and urban areas for programs to prevent and eliminate youth homelessness. Applicants must complete required registrations before applying. Funding is intended to establish a successful framework for federal funding, to assess performance...

GrantWatch ID#: 185605
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. level or equivalent to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation is esp...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Promote Economic and Community...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit the communities and the economy of the cities where the Funding Source is located. Funding is intended for organizations in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, M...

GrantWatch ID#: 169781
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Eligible American-Made Pickup Trucks to Serve their Communi...

Deadline 05/31/19

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

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

Deadline 05/31/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 183443
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Grants to Minnesota and Wisconsin Nonprofits and Agencies to Address the Needs of Winona Area...

Deadline 06/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 173611
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Grants to USA Indigenous-Based Nonprofits for Programs to Protect and Defend the Earth

Deadline 06/07/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 185186
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Health, Housing, Human Services, ...

Deadline 06/15/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 175481

Grants to North Dakota, Wisconsin, and Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Basic Needs and...

Deadline 06/27/19

Grants to North Dakota, Wisconsin, and Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible regions to meet basic needs and promote economic self-sufficiency and social and civic participation of area residents. Funding is intended to support programs, general operations, and, for community foundations on...

GrantWatch ID#: 178983

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Nutrition, Environment, and Community Benefit

Deadline 06/28/19

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 Organizations in Midwestern States to Strengthen Community Organizing Efforts

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants to USA organizations in Midwestern states to strengthen community organizing. Eligible states include Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Funding is intended to provide organizations with general operating support. While Needmor embraces the opportunity to fund emerging or...

GrantWatch ID#: 185154

Grants to Douglas County, Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Health and Wellness ...

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $5,000 to Douglas County, Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government entities for programs that promote health and wellness in the local community. Preference will be given to projects that focus on the health needs of people in poverty. Eligible programs will address one of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 185181
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Grants to Minnesota Schools, Organizations, and Groups for Agricultural Education and Rural ...

Deadline 07/01/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Veterans and Active Duty Service Members Who Have Been I...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support veterans and active duty service members who have combat-related physical and mental injuries. Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Eligible programs will address the following areas: physical recove...

GrantWatch ID#: 158967
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Early-Stage Cancer Research Proje...

Deadline 09/01/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

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. An LOI must be submitted prior to submission of a full application. Eligible studies are those...

GrantWatch ID#: 159210
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Grants to Northeastern Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Children and Families,...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants to Northeastern Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and public agencies for programs that focus on children, youth, and families, as well as community and individual well-being. Eligible organizations must operate in Carlton, Aitkin, Cook, Koochiching, Itasca, St. Louis, and Lake Counties. Organizations m...

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

Deadline 10/01/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, envir...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Research Projects on Public Heal...

Deadline 09/03/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

Grants averaging $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and academic insitutions for projects that contribute to research on improving public health, facilitating food distribution, and preserving natural resources. Funding is specifically intended to be used to support lower-income countries in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178057
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Grants to Saint Paul Area, Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Health, Arts, and...

Deadline 07/09/19

Grants to Saint Paul, Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies to strengthen local communities and improve the lives of disadvantaged residents. Programs may align with the following primary areas of interest: include education, youth development, housing, health, human services, community and economic dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 177498

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits in the East Metro Region of Saint Paul for Community Vitality...

Deadline 07/09/19

Grants to Saint Paul, Minnesota nonprofits in Dakota, Ramsey, and Washington counties for programs that address racial equity and improve community vitality. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of community connectedness, economic security and opportunity, education, health, housing, transportation, and hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179118

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Public Schools in Multiple States for Hunger Relief, Education,...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants to California, Colorado, and Minnesota nonprofit organizations and public schools in eligible counties to benefit local residents. Eligible programs will focus on the following areas: hunger relief, environmental preservation, veterans and military families, and education. Eligible organizations will offer progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 178130
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Human Services

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 181847

Grants to USA Nonprofits in the Great Lakes Region for Programs Related to Racial Equity and ...

Deadline 08/07/19

Grants to Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations for public policy initiatives to advance economic mobility and racial equity in the Great Lakes region. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to applying. Program areas include culture, environment, democracy, education ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180278
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in the Great Lakes Region to Promote the Humane Treatment of Animals

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants generally ranging between $10,000 and $50,000 to Great Lakes Region, USA nonprofit organizations, museums, wildlife centers, zoos, and educational institutions for programs that improve the well-being of animals. Grant applicants are asked to contact staff and to submit a letter of inquiry. Funding is intended to pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 146158

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

Deadline 08/15/19

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 Minneapolis Area, Minnesota Nonprofits for Operating Support and Programs to Benef...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for general operating support, programs, and services that increase opportunities for youth and improve the quality of life of seniors. Funding is intended to support organizations located in the City of Minneapolis and western suburban communities that serve local residents. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173296

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

Deadline 09/30/19

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 Central Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Health-Related Events, Equipment, an...

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit and governmental organizations to support health-related educational programs, equipment, and events in Otter Tail, Wadena, and Todd Counties. Funding is also available for equipment or programs for local youth with disabilities. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in the servic...

GrantWatch ID#: 146349
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Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The Funding Source works nationally throughout the U.S. and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552

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

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 155287
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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
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Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 159935

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Social Change Projects

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 161348

Grants to Kansas City Area Nonprofits for Education and Civic Engagement and to USA Nonprofit...

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 161824