Community Development Grant News

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

How Foundation Center Helps Nonprofits with Digital Transformation

Modern computing is changing all industries, including the non-profit sector. More and more they are investing in cloud computing and big data, especially to determine client relations and donor...more

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




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

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


Government Grants for Community Development




Building and Sustaining Effective Community Anti-drug Coalitions

Effective community anti-drug coalitions help to establish and strengthen collaboration among communities and reduce substance abuse among youth. The organization undertaking this role would provide...more
Posted On - 2017-11-28


USAID’s Promoting Advocacy and Rights (PAR) Activity
Bangladesh USAID-Dhaka
The United States Agency for International Development in Bangladesh (USAID/Bangladesh) seeks to invest in people, networks and institutions to make democracy in Bangladesh more accountable,...more
Posted On - 2017-11-16


Human Rights Curricula for Afghan Police Forces
Bangladesh USAID-Dhaka
DRLs goal is to support the Afghan government in improving the human rights record of security forces under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Interior, particularly the Afghan National Police...more
Posted On - 2017-11-07


Empowering Youth in India
Bangladesh USAID-Dhaka
DRLs goal is to empower youth to become agents of positive social change within their own...more
Posted On - 2017-11-07


Supporting Human Rights Defenders in Tajikistan
Bangladesh USAID-Dhaka
DRL goal is to identify avenues to support legally persecuted human rights defenders in...more
Posted On - 2017-11-07


Promoting Freedom of Expression in Ukraine
Bangladesh USAID-Dhaka
DRL requests proposals for a program to strengthen capacity within Ukrainian civil society to advocate with the government as well as citizenry at large to support and protect freedom of expression,...more
Posted On - 2017-11-07







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Rolled Into One: Locavesting, Social Entrepreneurship and Crowdfunding

Rolled Into One: Locavesting, Social Entrepreneurship and Crowdfunding
Award-winning journalist and Forbes contributor, Anne Field, explains the ways in strengthening communities at the same...



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