Upcoming Grants Related to Community Development/Housing

 

U.S. Department of Agriculture and Environmental Protection Agency: Cool & Connected

Deadline: Feb 24, 2016

Communities interested in using broadband service to help revitalize small-town main streets and promote economic development are encouraged to apply for Cool & Connected, a pilot program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Utilities Service and EPA’s Office of Sustainable Communities. Through Cool & Connected, a team of experts will help community...


 

Wells Fargo Foundation: Civic Engagement Grant Program

Deadline: Feb 15, 2016

Wells Fargo supports organizations whose chief purpose is to benefit low and moderate-income individuals and families and those that keep communities strong, diverse, and vibrant. Civic Engagement grants support organizations that enhance a community’s quality of life through projects involving: Public policy Community beautification Civic leadership Citizen education Amount: Grants typically range between $1,000-$15,000. Eligibility:...


 

U.S. Conference of Mayors: CommunityWINS Grants

Deadline: Mar 18, 2016

The U.S. Conference of Mayors and Wells Fargo are offering the CommunityWINS (Working/Investing in Neighborhood Stabilization) Grant Program. The goal of the grant is to assist cities with the opportunity to invest, strengthen, and promote long-term economic prosperity. Eligible programs must address one of the following categories: Neighborhood stabilization: projects designed to stimulate growth, stability,...


 

PNM Power Up Grants

Deadline: Mar 18, 2016

PNM Power Up Grants help strengthen New Mexico by investing in our communities. The PNM Fund seeks innovative and creative proposals that support the communities PNM serves. Proposals should: Support community and neighborhood revitalization Promote green space development Create meaningful public spaces Demonstrate plans to create awareness of PNM within the community and, where possible,...


 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: Cooperative Agreements to Benefit Homeless Individuals

Deadline: Mar 15, 2016

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) and Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), are accepting applications for Cooperative Agreements to Benefit Homeless Individuals (CABHI) grants. The purpose of this jointly funded program is to enhance and/or expand the infrastructure and mental health and substance use treatment...


 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: Supportive Services Demonstration for Elderly Households in HUD-Assisted Multifamily Housing

Deadline: Apr 18, 2016

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) investment under this program is intended to facilitate aging in place by providing a supportive services subsidy to certain elderly restricted HUD assisted independent housing developments. The supportive service subsidy will: Cover all reasonable cost related to the provision of a full-time enhanced service coordinator and part-time...


 

ArtPlace America: National Creative Placemaking Fund

Deadline: Mar 2, 2016

ArtPlace America is a nationwide initiative to drive community revitalization through the arts. ArtPlace is a collaboration among the Barr Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, The Ford Foundation, The James Irvine Foundation, The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, The Kresge Foundation, The McKnight Foundation, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, William Penn Foundation, The Rockefeller Foundation,...


 

National Park Service: Route 66 Cost Share Preservation Grants

Deadline: Apr 1, 2016

The National Park Service, Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program is dedicated to preserving the diverse history of U.S. Highway 66. The program provides financial assistance in the form of competitive cost-share grants for the preservation of the most significant and representative buildings, structures, road segments, and cultural landscapes along the length of the Route 66...


 

New Mexico Department of Finance: Community Development Block Grant 2016 Application for Community Infrastructure and Public Facilities Projects

Deadline: Mar 25, 2016

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program was established to assist communities in providing essential community facilities, providing decent housing for residents, promoting economic development, and maintaining a suitable living environment. State and national objectives of the 2016 CDBG Program require that assistance be made available for activities that principally benefit persons of low- and...


 

Scotts Miracle-Gro: GRO1000 Grants

Deadline: Feb 22, 2016

GRO1000 is a community outreach initiative dedicated to bringing the benefits of gardens and green spaces to more neighborhoods, schools, and communities, particularly to those in need. Grants are awarded to local communities to help bring pollinator habitats, edible gardens, and public green spaces to neighborhoods across the United States. Grants are awarded based on...


 

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,...