ACAF Grants Support Leadership Allegany, Cuba, Salvation Army

The Allegany County Area Foundation has released its latest round of grants, and it's going to a bunch of people who really need it.

The foundation has awarded $1,500 to the Cuba Friends of Architecture, $600 to Leadership Allegany, and $700 to the Salvation Army Wellsville Corps, reports the Democrat and Chronicle.

"Each of these was either an immediate need or a project with a compressed timeframe, so our grant committee met by email ahead of our scheduled meeting," says the foundation's executive director.

"We can usually be flexible like this on timing, and we're glad to be able to help these organizations that do so much good in the county."
Read the Entire Article


Selected Grant News Headlines

A customized collection of grant news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

As Ohio Welcomes Refugees, A Nonprofit Gives Them A Boost

"I need to take care of my family," says Hakizimana Muvunye, a refugee from Congo who owns a landscaping business in Cleveland. "Now he's striving to build his business." Muvunye came to Cleveland...more

Viola's New Hub For Fun
Foundation: Idaho Community Foundation

It took six years, but kids in Viola, Idaho, now have a place to play. The Moscow-Pullman Daily News reports on the recently completed playground at the Viola Community Center, a large, red...more

Monterey County Homelessness Summit Examines Root Of Problem
Foundation: Community Foundation for Monterey County

"All manner of life events can push someone into homelessness or put them at risk of homelessness," says Dan Baldwin, president and CEO of the Community Foundation for Monterey County. "We have to...more

Roseville, CA Awards More Than $275000 In Grants to Local Nonprofits

The city of Roseville, Calif., has awarded more than $270,000 in grants to 21 local nonprofit organizations. The grants came from the city's Citizens' Benefit Fund and the Roseville Employees...more

City Renews Talks To Fund Louisville Community Grocery
Foundation: Community Foundation of Louisville

A group of advocates in Louisville, Ky., has been selected to move forward with a plan to build a community grocery store, the Courier-Journal reports. The Louisville Alliance for Community...more

The HUB For Community Innovation Is Filling The Gaps In Augusta

"This community has done something really amazing with these two buildings, and what we have in front of us is how we make these buildings come to life," Shell Berry, president of the Community...more

How Cities Are Creating The Conditions For Urban Innovation

Technology was not top of the agenda for European digitalisation leaders gathered in Barcelona. Instead, a focus was on laying the right foundations for cross-city innovation. BIT Habitat is a...more

Transformational Moment That Could Help Lift The Entire Community
Foundation: Lancaster County Community Foundation

"We've been serving Lancaster for 30 years by providing access to credit to entrepreneurs who want to make a positive change in the community," says Daniel Betancourt, CEO of Community First Fund, a...more

ACAF Grants Support Leadership Allegany, Cuba, Salvation Army

The Allegany County Area Foundation has released its latest round of grants, and it's going to a bunch of people who really need it. The foundation has awarded $1,500 to the Cuba Friends of...more

Nevada Nonprofits Can Apply For Grants From Gannett Foundation's A Community Thrives

The Gannett Foundation is awarding more than $2 million in grants to help build communities across the country, the Reno Gazette-Journal reports. The grants are part of the foundation's 2022 A...more







Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



New Social Enterprise in Town: Lofty Heights


Olive Quinton, social entrepreneur and founder of Lofty Heights, tirelessly works to offer a reliable, friendly and cost effective local loft emptying service for disadvantaged and elderly people, at the same time provides employment opportunities for young people.




Social Services Jobs in North Carolina

  Social Services Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs
  Social Work Jobs
  Executive Director Jobs
  Substance Abuse Jobs


Federal Government Grant and Assistance Programs


Nonpoint Source Implementation Grants | Fish and Wildlife Coordination and Assistance Programs | State Planning Grants Health Care Access for the Uninsured | Meat, Poultry, and Egg Products Inspection | ARRA Licensure Portability Grant Program | Twenty-First Century Community Learning Centers | Drug-Free Workplace Program | Hazard Mitigation Grant | | Site Style by YAML | Grants.gov | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy

Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2008-2022 Copyright Michael Saunders