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




Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program

NOFA Highlights: HUD will select up to 11 communities to participate in the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) to develop and execute a coordinated community approach to...more
Posted On - 2018-01-17


FY18 DRL Empowering Youth in India

DRLs goal is to empower youth to become agents of positive social change within their own...more
Posted On - 2018-01-11


Local Engagement and Asset Development Activity

USAID is seeking to fund an activity that will strengthen new and established, formal and informal local citizen groups and their efforts to engage other groups and citizens who support positive...more
Posted On - 2017-12-20


Positive Youth Engagement
West Bank, Gaza USAID-West Bank
USAID’s West Bank and Gaza Mission (USAID/WBG) is issuing this Funding Opportunity to solicit applications for Positive Youth Engagement (PYE), a five-year multi-sectoral Youth Activity...more
Posted On - 2017-12-20


FY18 DRL Promoting Freedom of Expression in Ukraine
West Bank, Gaza USAID-West Bank
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 - 2017-12-19


FY18 DRL Supporting Objective Media in Hungary
West Bank, Gaza USAID-West Bank
DRL's goal is to support media outlets operating outside the capital in Hungary to produce fact-based reporting and increase their audience and economic...more
Posted On - 2017-12-19







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Social Enterprise Bicycle Shop Celebrates its 5th Year
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