Upcoming Grants Related to Economic Development/Job Training/Financial Literacy

 

Bank of America Charitable Foundation: Economic Mobility Focused on the Needs of the Community

Deadline: Jun 26, 2020

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation partners with nonprofits that are removing barriers for economic opportunity for vulnerable populations, including families struggling to make ends meet, opportunity youth, individuals living with disabilities, veterans, and those with significant barriers to employment, including those impacted by the criminal justice system. The goal is to help transform communities...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Urban Agriculture and Innovation Production Program

Deadline: Jul 6, 2020

The Urban Agriculture and Innovation Production Program (UAIP) supports the development of urban agriculture and innovative production activities by funding projects led by nonprofit organizations, local or Tribal governments, and schools that serve any of the grades K-12 in areas of the United States. Projects should target a single or multiple urban areas, suburbs, or...


 

New Mexico Gas Company: Economic Development Fund

Deadline: Jun 30, 2020

New Mexico Gas Company’s parent company, Emera, has provided a $5,000,000 economic development fund that runs through 2020. The fund will promote innovation and economic development around the state. Taking a broad-based approach, each year, a diverse group of recipients will be chosen including educational and innovation labs and business incubators and economic development groups...


 

New Mexico Oil & Gas Association: Brighter Future Fund

Deadline: Apr 30, 2020

The New Mexico Oil & Gas Association (NMOGA) is a statewide coalition of oil and natural gas stakeholders, individuals, and companies dedicated to promoting the safe and environmentally responsible development of New Mexico’s oil and natural gas resources. NMOGA has partnered with the Albuquerque Community Foundation (ACF) on a statewide grant program, the Brighter Future...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Community Food Project

Deadline: Jun 3, 2020

The purpose of the Community Food Projects Competitive Grants Program (CFPCGP) is to support the development of projects with a one-time infusion of federal dollars to make projects self-sustaining. Community Food Projects (CFPs) are designed to create community-based food projects with objectives, activities, and outcomes that are in alignment with CFPCGP primary goals. The purpose...


 

WES Mariam Assefa Fund: Opportunity Challenge

Deadline: May 26, 2020

The Opportunity Challenge is a joint grantmaking initiative of the WES Mariam Assefa Fund and the Tarsadia Foundation, two funders committed to unlocking potential for all immigrants and refugees. The Challenge seeks solutions to support the success of immigrants and refugees in low-wage jobs and their communities across the U.S. Economic mobility is not solely...


 

U.S. Department of Labor: Young Adult Reentry Partnership (YARP)

Deadline: Apr 20, 2020

The Young Adult Reentry Partnership (YARP) will support applicants who have sub-grantees that partner with community colleges to provide education and training to improve workforce outcomes for justice-involved young adults, the criminal justice system, and employers. YARP aims to partner with organizations that provide reentry services with community colleges to provide education and training services...


 

Citi Foundation: Wages Connect

Deadline: Apr 10, 2020

The Citi Foundation and the Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE Fund) are seeking proposals for Wages Connect. These grants will support innovative programmatic approaches to helping municipally-led workforce development program clients open safe and affordable accounts and receive financial education services. As part of the CFE Fund’s larger Bank On initiative, and building off...


 

Citi Foundation: Summer Jobs Connect

Deadline: Apr 10, 2020

The Citi Foundation and the Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE Fund) are seeking proposals for a new cohort of Summer Jobs Connect grantees. These grants will support innovative programmatic approaches to helping municipally-led Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) participants open safe bank or credit union accounts and receive financial education services. Building off six...


 

U.S. Economic Development Administration: Build to Scale Program

Deadline: Mar 24, 2020

The Build to Scale (B2S) Program (previously Regional Innovation Strategies) hosts a portfolio of grant competitions that further technology-based economic development initiatives that accelerate high quality job growth, create more economic opportunities, and support the future of the next generation of industry leading companies. The Build to Scale Program builds regional economies through scalable startups...


 

Wells Fargo Foundation: Diverse Community Capital

Deadline: Mar 10, 2020

Beginning in 2018 and continuing through 2020, the DCC program will offer two unique funding opportunities. Program components are: Capacity Building grants. The purpose of this funding is to build CDFI capacity (capital, resources, and knowledge) with flexible grant capital to increase and strengthen lending and technical assistance offerings to diverse small businesses. Activator grants....


 

Serve New Mexico: New Mexico State AmeriCorps Grant (Formula Pool)

Deadline: Mar 20, 2020

Note: Interested applicants must submit a Notification of Intent to Apply and Readiness Checklist form as well as the Agency-Specific W-9 by Thursday, February 20, 2020. The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic participation through service and volunteering. Through AmeriCorps, Senior Corps,...


 

Santa Fe Community Foundation: Spring Grant Cycle

Deadline: Mar 9, 2020

The Santa Fe Community Foundation welcomes grant proposals for general operating or project-specific funding from organizations that improve outcomes in the following target Area of Impact: Educational Success and Career Pathways: All children and youth succeed in education prepared for a career. The Foundation will support organizations that work to improve: Kindergarten readiness 3rd grade...


 

Sky Ranch Foundation

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020

The Sky Ranch Foundation is committed to giving at-risk youth a second chance by identifying and offering grants to efficient and effective programs focused on improving the quality of help available to these youth. Preference will be given to organizations that: Serve troubled youth between the ages of 11-18, with a priority for programs that...


 

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

Deadline: Feb 21, 2020

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 priorities are: 1.Meeting basic needs. Organizations that meet low-to-moderate income individuals and families at their point of need and help them remove barriers to economic opportunities. Funding priorities...