Community Development Grant News

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

Making a City Yours

In LISC's stories, Tope Folarin shares the story of how the Associates in Commercial Real Estate, or ACRE, a program that has become a mainstay in Milwaukee, got started, its impact it has had in the...more

Digital Arts Programs Allow Students To Develop Leadership Skills

The Long Beach Community Action Partnership's (LBCAP) Leadership Academy Mentoring Program (LAMP) helps students to develop their leadership and creative skills. According to Darick Simpson,...more

Alabama Gets $6.3 Million to Combat Opioid Addiction

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has recently announced grants of $6.3 million to be awarded to the state of Alabama to help fight opioid addiction. The grants will fund community...more

Novel Giving Strategy - Letting Nonprofits Decide How to Use Funding

Jeff Bezos, founder, CEO, and president of Amazon.com, decided to try something different with his new billion-dollar charity, Day One Families Fund. Bezos, through his charity, announced that he...more




Largest Foundation Support for Human Services for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
238
130,480,094
2
718
80,311,627
3
117
79,529,515
4
220
70,345,234

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

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


Government Grants for Community Development




Baltimore National Heritage Area
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award financial assistance for the described...more
Posted On - 2019-08-21


Public Matters: Lowell's Emerging Leaders
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award financial assistance for the described...more
Posted On - 2019-08-21




Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Area
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award financial assistance for the described...more
Posted On - 2019-08-21


Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) National Historic Landmark Nomination
National Park Service
A. Project Goals ¿ The project is a follow-up to the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) National Historic Landmark theme study issued by NPS in 2018 and to support the continued...more
Posted On - 2019-08-13





Musconetcong River Comprehensive Management Plan Implement
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award financial assistance for the following...more
Posted On - 2019-08-07


White Clay Watershed Management Plan Implementation
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award financial assistance for the following...more
Posted On - 2019-08-05






Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



The First Billion-Dollar Social Enterprise in America


The First Billion-Dollar Social Enterprise in America

Mitt Romney’s Bain Capital has purchased 50 percent of TOMS, the One For One shoe, eyewear, and fashion social enterprise that has been providing products to kids in need from every customer’s purchase.




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