Upcoming Grants Related to Community Development/Housing

 

Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design: Communities Facing Design Challenges

Deadline: Feb 16, 2018

The Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design (CIRD) is a leadership initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) conducted in partnership with the Project for Public Spaces and the Orton Family Foundation. Simply stated, rural design utilizes design strategies, improvements to a community’s streets, buildings, public spaces, or landscapes, to address the specific physical,...


 

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation: Resilient Communities

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has partnered with Wells Fargo to create the Resilient Communities program. Through improvements to natural features and enhanced community capacity, the program will help communities prepare for future impacts associated with sea level rise, water quantity and quality, and forest conservation. By taking advantage of natural features like...


 

Wells Fargo Foundation: Arts and Culture and Civic Engagement Grants

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

Wells Fargo makes contributions in areas that it believes are important to the future of our nation’s vitality and success. The first priority is to support programs and organizations whose chief purpose is to benefit low- and moderate-income individuals and families. Wells Fargo looks for projects that keep communities strong, diverse, and vibrant. Arts and...


 

Department of Justice: Transitional Housing Assistance Grants for Victims of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking

Deadline: Feb 16, 2018

Transitional Housing Assistance Grants for Victims of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking Program (Transitional Housing Assistance Grant Program) supports programs that provide 6-24 months of transitional housing with support services for victims who are homeless or in need of transitional housing, as a result of a situation of sexual assault, domestic violence,...


 

City of Santa Fe: Affordable Housing Trust Fund

Deadline: Feb 2, 2018

The Affordable Housing Trust Fund (AHTF) works to increase and preserve the supply of affordable housing for low to moderate income residents and local employees. To maximize the limited resources available to support local affordable housing efforts, funds repaid from revenue generating activities (repayment of liens, etc.), including principal and interest, will be reallocated to...


 

City of Santa Fe: Community Development Block Grant

Deadline: Feb 2, 2018

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The CDBG Program provides, on an annual basis, an allocation of funds to local and state governments for a wide-range of eligible housing and community development activities. The stated purpose of the program is: “The development of...


 

Penn National Gaming Foundation

Deadline: Apr 1, 2018

The Penn National Gaming Foundation typically awards grants in the following categories: Community development: Projects and programs related to community infrastructure improvements, public safety, economic development, housing, historic preservation, citizen involvement, civic leadership training, and other general community activities Education: Programs which support pre-school, elementary and secondary education, post-secondary education, and special education programs Human...


 

National Park Service: Save America’s Treasures

Deadline: Feb 21, 2018

The National Park Service, in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), supports the preservation of nationally significant historic properties and collections through the Save America’s Treasures program. The Save America’s Treasures program is funded through the...


 

Department of Homeland Security: Assistance to Firefighters Grants

Deadline: Feb 2, 2018

The Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) Program seeks to enhance the safety of the public and firefighters with respect to fire and fire-related hazards by providing direct financial assistance to eligible fire departments, nonaffiliated EMS organizations, and State Fire Training Academies (SFTA). The program provides for critically needed resources to equip and train emergency personnel...


 

Bank of America Charitable Foundation: Economic Mobility Focused on the Needs of Individuals and Families

Deadline: Feb 23, 2018

The Bank of America Foundation works to create thriving economies and a better future. The Economic Mobility Focused on the Needs of Individuals and Families program area invests in workforce development and education and addressing basic needs. Funding priorities and examples are detailed below: 1. Critical needs such as hunger relief and services for the...


 

Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities: Partners for Places

Deadline: Jan 29, 2018

Partners for Places is a grant program that improves U.S. and Canadian communities by building partnerships between local government sustainability leaders and place-based foundations. National funders invest in local projects developed through these partnerships to promote a healthy environment, a strong economy, and well-being for all residents. Through these investments, Partners for Places fosters long-term...


 

FM Global: Fire Prevention Grant Program

Deadline: Mar 31, 2018

FM Global offers financial support to organizations working to combat fire. Through the Fire Prevention Grant Program, fire departments and brigades, as well as national, state, regional, local, and community organizations can apply for funding to support a wide array of fire prevention, preparedness, and control efforts, including pre-fire planning, fire prevention education/training, and arson...


 

Tony Hawk Foundation: Skatepark Grants

Deadline: Jan 10, 2018

The primary mission of the Tony Hawk Foundation is to promote high quality, public skateparks in low-income areas throughout the United States, and to support international programs that enrich the lives of youth through skateboarding. While the Tony Hawk Foundation realizes that not every community can afford to build big, expensive skateparks, it feels strongly...


 

Wells Fargo Housing Foundation: VeteranWINS

Deadline: Mar 2, 2018

Wells Fargo is committed to working with local nonprofits to provide solutions in support of efforts to address safe and secure housing for all veterans, specifically veterans at-risk of becoming homeless and/or homeless veterans. The VeteranWINS Grant Program provides financial resources to help invest, strengthen, and support sustainable military and veteran housing programs. Grant dollars...


 

Wells Fargo Housing Foundation: Homeownership Counseling Grant Program

Deadline: Jan 31, 2018

The Homeownership Counseling Grant Program (HCGP) provides financial resources to local nonprofit housing organizations to create affordable and sustainable homeownership opportunities for low-to-moderate income (LMI) people. The grant program focuses on: Homebuyer counseling: Counselor-to-client assistance that addresses unique financial circumstances and housing issues and focuses on overcoming specific obstacles to achieve housing goals such as:...