Largest Foundation Support for Human Services for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
139
246,796,810
2
1,567
137,419,755
3
213
100,237,336
4
768
72,730,537
5
166
61,576,133

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Community Development Grant News

Great examples of community development grants from foundations and the federal government building stronger communities.

Florida Center for Investigative Reporting Receives $100,000

The Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation has doled out a $100,000 grant for the Florida Center for Investigative Reporting. This is the third time that Florida Center for Investigative...more

Senior Transportation Program Receives Funding

The Plymouth Community Council on Aging and Senior Transportation recently received grants from The Wilcox Foundation and The Plymouth Community United Way to purchase a new bus. The local...more

W.K. Kellogg Foundation Joins Twitter Chat on Rural Education
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

The U. S. Department of Education will be having a Twitter chat and W.K. Kellogg Foundation will join to talk about increasing opportunities for vulnerable children in rural communities. Sterling...more

Mitscoots Co. Makes Philanthropy the Essence of its Business

Mitscoots founders, Tim and Agata Scott, know the value of their crowdfunded business. The husband and wife team wants to provide comfort and new employment opportunities for the homeless in Austin....more




Government Grants for Community Development




Community Engagement Program

The United States Government, represented by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), anticipates issuing a request for applications (RFA) on April 15, 2015 focusing on the New...more
Posted On - 2015-04-15


Creating Social and Economic Opportunity to Strengthen Citizen Security; Promoting Transparency to Encourage a Culture that Resists Corruption
U.S. Mission to Costa Rica
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The U.S. Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica announces a Notification of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to create social and economic opportunity to strengthen citizen security, and promote...more
Posted On - 2015-03-09


YMCA: Engaging the Next Generation Community Coordinator Position
Department of the Interior
DETERMINATION FOR SINGLE SOURCE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AWARD I. IDENTIFYING INFORMATION TITLE: Engaging the Next Generation Community Coordinator Position SPONSORING PROGRAM OFFICE: U.S....more
Posted On - 2015-03-09


Gardiner Gateway Project
National Park Service

The objective of this Agreement is to formalize an agreement among the partners to direct and coordinate the planning, design, phasing, and construction of the “Gardiner Gateway Project.”...more
Posted On - 2015-03-02


U.S. Ambassador's Special Self-Help Fund
National Park Service

The U.S. Ambassador's Special Self-Help Fund provides grants to community groups in Lesotho that are working to improve the basic economic and social conditions of their villages or communities....more
Posted On - 2015-02-12


Citizens for Healthy Communities Project (CHCP)
National Park Service

This is a Request for Information. This is not a Request for Proposals (RFP) or Request for Applications (RFA) and is not to be construed as a commitment by the U.S. Government to issue any...more
Posted On - 2015-02-06







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