Upcoming Grants Related to Community Development/Housing

 

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...


 

New Mexico Tourism Department: Event Sponsorship Program

Deadline: Dec 9, 2015

The New Mexico Tourism Event Sponsorship Program’s goal is to sponsor events that: Are uniquely New Mexican, bringing “New Mexico True” to life for event attendees and build on the idea that a trip to New Mexico is an “adventure that feeds the soul” Showcase and attract event attendees to experience New Mexico’s cultural heritage,...


 

Kresge Foundation: Fresh, Local & Equitable – Food as a Creative Platform for Neighborhood Revitalization

Deadline: Jan 15, 2016

The Kresge Foundation seeks to support and accelerate local efforts that successfully use food as a platform for health, economic development, and cultural expression, creating co-benefits for all – especially low-income residents and families. The Foundation is particularly interested in neighborhood-scale projects that have been developed with strong community engagement and leadership; prioritize equity; involve...


 

United States Conference of Mayors: 2016 GRO1000 Gardens and Green Spaces Program

Deadline: Nov 23, 2015

To help drive garden and green space development in cities across the U.S., The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) established a partnership with ScottsMiracle-Gro’s GRO1000 Gardens and Green Spaces Program. Through this partnership, the USCM and its membership will collaborate with ScottsMiracle-Gro to bring gardens and green spaces to communities across the United States....