Upcoming Grants Related to Community Development/Housing

 

Walmart Foundation: Hunger Relief & Healthy Eating, Career Opportunities, Disaster Preparedness

Deadline: Apr 15, 2016

The Walmart Foundation will support organizations that address one of the following areas: 1) Hunger Relief and Healthy Eating; 2) Career Opportunity; and 3) Disaster Preparedness. Examples include: Hunger Relief and Healthy Eating Education: Food pantries, backpack programs, nutrition education programming, cooking and food skills training, and SNAP outreach. Career Opportunity: Job training programs and...


 

Open Meadows Foundation

Deadline: Feb 15, 2016

The Open Meadows Foundation is a grant-making organization seeking to fund projects that promote gender, racial, and/or economic justice. Funded projects must be led by and benefit women and girls, particularly those from vulnerable communities. The Open Meadows Foundation funds projects that do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity...


 

Baseball Tomorrow Fund

Deadline: Apr 1, 2016

The Baseball Tomorrow Fund (BTF) is a joint initiative between Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association that was established in 1999 through a $10 million commitment. The mission of BTF is to promote and enhance the growth of youth participation in baseball and softball throughout the world by funding programs, fields,...


 

Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments: Regional Economic and Strategy for the Coal-Impacted Four Corners Region, Partnership for Opportunities and Workforce and Economic Revitalization

Deadline: Jan 29, 2016

This initiative seeks to initiate a strategic planning process to address the decline in coal production in the San Juan Basin and the adjacent areas of the Four Corners Region. This process will assess the long term economic impact and identify opportunities, constraints, and strategies to lessen the economic disruption of this core foundation of...


 

Taos Community Foundation

Deadline: Feb 17, 2016

The Taos Community Foundation’s grantmaking supports the improvement of its communities’ quality of life. It believes that quality of life is grounded in the health of its communities and that healthy and safe communities result when the following are met: Children and youth become citizens who have the desire and the skills to be employed,...


 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA) Project Demonstration

Deadline: Mar 8, 2016

The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA) Project Demonstration is a collaborative effort between the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of HIV/AIDS Housing (OHH) and the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW). Through the VAWA/HOPWA Demonstration, OHH and OVW intend to...


 

New Mexico Indian Affairs Department: Tribal Infrastructure Project Fund

Deadline: Feb 12, 2016

The Tribal Infrastructure Fund was created by the Tribal Infrastructure Act in 2005. This act recognizes that many of New Mexico’s tribal communities lack basic infrastructure, including, but not limited to water and wastewater systems, roads, and electrical power lines. Through this competitive funding, all federally recognized tribes, nations, and pueblos within New Mexico have...


 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: Promise Zones Competition

Deadline: Feb 23, 2016

In 2013, the President laid out an initiative to designate a number of high-poverty urban, rural, and tribal communities as Promise Zones, where the federal government will partner with and invest in communities to accomplish the following goals: Create jobs, leverage private investment, increase economic activity, expand educational opportunities, and reduce violent crime. The Promise...


 

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

Deadline: Feb 24, 2016

The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) is a component of the U.S. Department of Justice. OVW grants help provide victims across the life span with the protection and services they need to pursue safe and healthy lives, while improving communities’ capacity to hold offenders accountable for their crimes. The Transitional Housing Assistance Grants for...


 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and The Reinvestment Fund: Invest Health Strategies for Healthier Cities

Deadline: Jan 29, 2016

Invest Health is a new initiative that brings together diverse leaders from mid-sized U.S. cities across the nation to develop new strategies for increasing and leveraging private and public investments to accelerate improvements in neighborhoods facing the biggest barriers to better health. The initiative provides an opportunity for mid-sized cities to transform the way local...


 

Funders’ Network: Partners for Places

Deadline: Jan 29, 2016

Partners for Places creates opportunities for cities and counties in the United States and Canada to improve communities by building partnerships between local government sustainability offices and place-based foundations. Partners for Places is a partnership of the Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities and the Urban Sustainability Directors Network (USDN). The Funders’ Network...


 

National Endowment for the Arts: Challenge America Fast-Track Grants

Deadline: Apr 14, 2016

Challenge America offers support primarily to small and mid-sized organizations for projects that extend the reach of the arts to underserved populations — those whose opportunities to experience the arts are limited by geography, ethnicity, economics, or disability. Grants are available for professional arts programming and for projects that emphasize the potential of the arts...


 

City of Rio Rancho: Community Development Block Grant Program

Deadline: Jan 15, 2016

The City of Rio Rancho seeks proposals for assistance in distributing its 2016/2017 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant funding to carry out a wide range of community development activities directed towards revitalizing neighborhoods, economic development, and providing improved community facilities and services. Eligible activities must meet one of...


 

The Home Depot Foundation: Veteran Housing Grants

Deadline: Feb 24, 2016

The Home Depot Foundation’s Veteran Housing Grants Program awards grants to nonprofit organizations for the development and repair of veterans housing. Eligible projects include new construction, rehab or repair, single family or multifamily, permanent supportive housing or transitional housing. Priority consideration is given for projects: That serve the housing needs of women veterans with children,...


 

U.S. Department of Housing and Human Development: Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grants

Deadline: Feb 9, 2016

Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grants will support the development of comprehensive neighborhood revitalization plans which, when implemented, are expected to achieve the following three core goals: Housing: Replace distressed public and assisted housing with high-quality mixed-income housing that is well-managed and responsive to the needs of the surrounding neighborhood People: Improve educational outcomes and intergenerational mobility...