Community Development Grant News

Selected community development grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Community Collaboration Grants
Foundation: Initiative Foundation

The Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation works under a guiding principal that collaboration is a necessary component in creating communities that propel growth. During the last year, the...more

Social Innovation and Civil Society in Urban Governance: Strategies for an Inclusive City

This scholarly article seeks to explore the role of civil society in new urban governance arrangements that will hopefully contribute to counter the trends towards social exclusion. This article...more

Capacity Building Grants Can Stimulate Financial Growth

Organizations that received any capacity grant are growing by around 10 percent in the three years following the grant. Grants that specifically targeted financial capacity development did not lead...more

$7 Million in Native Grants From Ford Foundation
Foundation: Ford Foundation

Ford Foundation has bestowed seven million dollars to Native American communities and organizations. The grant money is split between several groups, but there is a common cause. The belief behind...more




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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Government Grants for Community Development




Capacity Building for Community Development and Affordable Housing Grants (Section 4)
Department of Housing and Urban Development
Purpose. Through funding of national intermediaries, the Section 4 Capacity Building program (Section 4) enhances the capacity and ability of community development corporations (CDCs) and community...more
Posted On - 2017-07-06


YSEALI Seeds for the Future 2018
Department of Housing and Urban Development

The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Mission to ASEAN (USASEAN) announces an open competition for a cooperative agreement to develop and implement the 2018 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative...more
Posted On - 2017-07-06


Veterans Cemetery Grants
VA National Cemetery Administration

Grants are available for states, territories and federally recognized tribal governments. This program is implemented in 38 Code of Federal Regulations Part...more
Posted On - 2017-07-02


San Juan Island Youth Stewardship and Community Engagement
National Park Service

This Funding Announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to fund the following project activities without...more
Posted On - 2017-06-15


YSEALI TechCamp
National Park Service

The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Mission to ASEAN (USASEAN) announces an open competition for a cooperative agreement to implement a two-day “TechCamp” workshop during the week of August...more
Posted On - 2017-06-06


Planning and Due Diligence Support for the GGNRA Lands End Restaurant, Café and Public Restrooms Lease
National Park Service

As GGNRA⿿s non-profit support partner, the GGNPC is asked to assist NPS staff in the development of the restaurant and café lease at Land⿿s End, including assistance with planning,...more
Posted On - 2017-06-06







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