Upcoming Grants Related to Advocacy and Social Justice

 

Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation

Deadline: May 15, 2019

The Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation’s mission is to invest in the future of journalism by building the ethics, skills, and opportunities needed to advance principled, probing news and information now and for the future. The Foundation has four program areas: 1) investigative reporting; 2) professional development; 3) Oklahoma journalism; and 4) special opportunities....


 

Con Alma Health Foundation: Northern New Mexico Health Grants Group

Deadline: Apr 24, 2019

Con Alma Health Foundation is organized to be aware of and respond to the health rights and needs of the culturally and demographically diverse peoples and communities of New Mexico. The Foundation seeks to improve the health status and access to health care services for all New Mexicans and advocates for health policy, which will...


 

Con Alma Health Foundation

Deadline: Apr 24, 2019

Con Alma Health Foundation is organized to be aware of and respond to the health rights and needs of the culturally and demographically diverse peoples and communities of New Mexico. The Foundation seeks to improve the health status and access to health care services for all New Mexicans and advocates for health policy that addresses...


 

State Bar of New Mexico: Access to Justice Fund Grant

Deadline: Apr 19, 2019

The Access to Justice Fund Grant Commission will support nonprofit organizations that provide civil legal services to low-income New Mexicans consistent with the current State Plan for the Provision of Civil Legal Services to Low-Income New Mexicans (accessible at: https://accesstojustice.nmcourts.gov/our-work.aspx) Priority will be given to proposed projects that take the following into consideration: Projects that...


 

Progressive Multiplier Fund

Deadline: Apr 19, 2019

The Progressive Multiplier Fund’s (PMF’s) mission is to finance revenue generation projects for the progressive movement. PMF provides a resource center for progressive nonprofits on earned revenue techniques and offers grants for experimentation in revenue generation, as well as recoverable grants and loans for nonprofits for scaling up projects. PMF supports organizations that do some...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Legal Assistance Enhancement Program

Deadline: Apr 29, 2019

The Legal Assistance Enhancement Program (LAEP) is designed to enable legal assistance networks, including Older Americans Act-funded programs, in strengthening and enhancing legal assistance programs to older Americans with economic and social need. Cooperative agreements under LAEP will be dedicated to identifying and executing enhancements and innovations that improve the quality, effectiveness, accessibility, and availability...


 

Kresge Foundation: Community Based Climate Change, Health, and Equity Strategy

Deadline: Mar 19, 2019

Kresge Foundation’s Climate Change, Health, and Equity (CCHE) Initiative is a community-based strategy that is anchored by a multi-year effort that seeks to strengthen the leadership and effectiveness of community organizations working to implement policies and practices that improve climate resilience and reduce health risks equitably. CCHE includes three distinct, but aligned strategies that seek...


 

Retirement Research Foundation: Responsive Grants

Deadline: May 1, 2019

The Retirement Research Foundation is one of the first private foundations in the nation devoted exclusively to aging and retirement issues. The Foundation’s Responsive Grants program supports projects that have a significant focus on older adults, ages 65 and over, in the following areas: Advocacy: Funding supports advocacy projects that have a regional or national...


 

KEEN Effect Youth Grants

Deadline: Feb 28, 2019

KEEN Effect Youth Grants will support programs that bring diverse audiences of children outside for adventurous recreation, environmental stewardship, and nature-based education. It funds grassroots organizations that develop youth (age 18 or under) through providing outdoors experiences. KEEN grantees are growing environmental literacy in youth by breaking down the silos of outdoor activities, embracing creativity...


 

4Girls Foundation

Deadline: Jun 1, 2019

4Girls Foundation invests in initiatives that give a voice to girls and women by providing individuals opportunities to enrich their lives and supports organizations committed to strengthening the lives of girls, women, families, and communities. 4Girls invests in the following four program areas: Education: The Foundation supports organizations working with early childhood education and K-12...


 

J.M. Kaplan Fund: J.M.K Innovation Prize

Deadline: Apr 30, 2019

J.M.K. Innovation Prizes will be awarded to organizations that are tackling the country’s most pressing needs through social innovation. Awards will be made to projects that take a visionary approach to a societal need, working within one or more of the Fund’s three funding categories: The Environment: Protecting natural resources and reducing the impacts of...


 

North Atlantic Treaty Organization: Public Diplomacy Division Co-Sponsorship Grants

Deadline: Mar 15, 2019

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) seeks to foster awareness and understanding of NATO, its values, policies, and activities, and to increase the level of debate on peace, security, and defense related issues. To this end, NATO will support a wide range of public diplomacy activities, including conferences, seminars, and other outreach projects, designed to...


 

Verdes Foundation

Deadline: Feb 28, 2019

The Verdes Foundation is a licensed nonprofit cannabis producer that cares about giving back to the community it serves. The aims to bolster the community through charitable giving and sponsorships that will positively impact New Mexico. The Verdes Foundation’s 2019 top funding priorities are supporting organizations and missions that: Focus on social justice including: civil...


 

Russell Sage Foundation: Initiative on Immigration and Immigrant Integration

Deadline: May 23, 2019

The Russell Sage Foundation/Carnegie Corporation Initiative on Immigration and Immigrant Integration seeks to support innovative research on the effects of race, citizenship, legal status and politics, political culture, and public policy on outcomes for immigrants and for the native-born of different racial and ethnic groups and generations. The Foundation is especially interested in novel uses...


 

Herb Block Foundation: Encouraging Citizen Involvement

Deadline: Jun 5, 2019

The Herb Block Foundation is committed to defending basic freedoms, combating all forms of discrimination and prejudice, and improving the condition of the poor and underprivileged. Encouraging Citizen Involvement grants seek to help ensure a responsible, responsive democratic government through citizen involvement. Proposals may focus on citizen education and greater voter participation in the electoral...