Community Development Grant News

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

Racism Creates Uneven Playing Field for Nonprofits

A lead story for The Chronicle of Philanthropy's "Leaders of Color Speak Out... about being underestimated, breaking barriers, and whether things are getting better" gathers 25 leaders of color at...more

Sustainable Community Initiative Endorsed by EIT InnoEnergy

Renault is collaborating with EIT InnoEnergy, the EU's innovation arm supporting sustainable energy, to formally endorse the sustainable community initiative, FeliZiudad. FeliZiudad was launched...more

Philanthropic Collaborations - How Some Succeed, and Why Some Fail

Researchers Alison Powell, Susan Wolf Ditkoff, and Fay Twersky have partaken in a collaboration literature review, which identified more than 125 major articles and reports by practitioners and...more

$1 M Impact Investment to Revitalize Neighborhoods Through the Arts
Foundation: Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

Atlanta-based Souls Grown Deep Community Partnership (SGDCP) has recently announced that it will be committing $1,000,000 to impact investments. The partnership is the sister organization to...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

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


Government Grants for Community Development




Community Development Block Grant Program for Indian Tribes and Alaska Native Villages
Department of Housing and Urban Development
The purpose of the ICDBG program is the development of viable Indian and Alaska Native communities, including the creation of decent housing, suitable living environments, and economic opportunities...more
Posted On - 2018-10-22


Media Initiatives and Partnerships Support
Serbia USAID-Belgrade
The objective of the MIPS activity is to increase the skills of Serbian citizens to navigate a complex media landscape and effectively participate in modern economic, social and political life. MIPS...more
Posted On - 2018-09-14




Groundwork Hudson Valley Outdoor Recreation Partnership
National Park Service
The goal of this TA is to support the work of Groundwork Hudson Valley to improve access to parks, recreation and conserved natural resources in Yonkers NY and to provide technical assistance to...more
Posted On - 2018-09-05


2018 Anacostia River Festival
National Park Service
This year's festival will celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Anacostia Park and the Year of the Anacostiaâ¿¿a year-long invitation to HONOR history, CELEBRATE progress and ENJOY...more
Posted On - 2018-09-05






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Young Donors Reshaping Philanthropy and Bringing about Social Change


Young Donors Reshaping Philanthropy and Bringing about Social Change

A Dallas News editorial explains how younger generations are reshaping philanthropy and making their own valuable contributions to society.




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