Community Development Grant News

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

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

Social Enterprise Using Crowdfunding for Homeless Development

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

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

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


Government Grants for Community Development




Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI)
Utilities Programs
Qualified private, nonprofit and public including tribal intermediary organizations proposing to carry out financial and technical assistance programs will be eligible to receive the funding. The...more
Posted On - 2017-05-26


Community Facilities Technical Assistance and Training Grant
Utilities Programs
The Agency will make grants to public bodies and private nonprofit corporations, (such as States, counties, cities, townships, and incorporated towns and villages, boroughs, authorities, districts,...more
Posted On - 2017-05-26


New Youth Development Activity in the Kyrgyz Republic
Kazakhstan USAID-Almaty

USAID Kyrgyz Republic’s overarching goal for this funding opportunity is to enable young people in targeted communities to more actively and positively participate in civic, social, and economic...more
Posted On - 2017-05-04


Complete Master Plan from Chesnee to Blacksburg
National Park Service

This is a modification to an existing Cooperative Agreement to provide additional funding for the development and maintenance of a website to house the master planning process and documents for...more
Posted On - 2017-03-21


Strengthen Government through Civil Society Engagement
U.S. Mission to Costa Rica

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The U.S. Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica announces a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to strengthen government through civil society engagement. U.S. Embassy San Jose intends...more
Posted On - 2017-03-20


Master Plan Abingdon VA to Elizabethton, TN
National Park Service

This is a modification to an existing Cooperative Agreement to provide additional funding for the National Historic Trail design costs in order to facilitate completion of the Master Plan without...more
Posted On - 2017-03-17







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