Upcoming Grants Related to Health/Mental Health/Nutrition

 

Region IX Education Cooperative: School Psychologist

Deadline: Aug 23, 2019

Region IX Education Cooperative will support individuals or organizations to provide school psychology services to eligible students throughout Lincoln County and Otero County, New Mexico. The scope of work includes: Communicates positively and effectively with parents, children, colleagues, and other agency personnel while maintaining confidentiality regarding all facets of REC IX programs in compliance with...


 

Bernalillo County: Behavioral Health Training and Education Services

Deadline: Sep 20, 2019

There is a significant need for training and education for community members and professionals who support and interact with individuals living with behavioral health issues. These efforts are essential as they support the process of connecting individuals to services, support networks, and resources created to partner with them in meeting individual and community behavioral health...


 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: 2020 Culture of Health Prize

Deadline: Nov 4, 2019

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Culture of Health Prize recognizes communities working together to transform neighborhoods, schools, businesses, and more—so that the opportunity for better health flourishes for all. The Prize elevates the compelling stories of community members throughout the country who are working together in new ways so that everyone can live their...


 

American Hospital Association: Quest for Quality Prize

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The Quest for Quality Prize is presented annually to recognize health care leadership and innovation in providing and improving quality and advancing health in communities. The quest for quality is a journey without end; applicants should be striving to achieve the five commitments to: Access: Access to affordable, equitable health and behavioral and social services...


 

Kresge Foundation: Place-Based Opportunity Ecosystems

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

Local place-based opportunity ecosystems – comprising mutually reinforcing public, nonprofit organizations working across systems such as education, health, workforce development, and others – hold enormous promise in advancing social and economic mobility in particular cities. The Foundation defines “Opportunity Ecosystems” as systems work within communities that create strategic, action-oriented, dynamic, and enduring environments, and are...


 

Soccer Foundation: Safe Places to Play

Deadline: Sep 27, 2019

Safe Places to Play transforms abandoned courts, empty schoolyards, vacant lots, and the like into state-of-the-art soccer fields for kids. The Foundation awards grants three times a year to underserved communities to help cover the costs of lighting, irrigation, construction, surfacing, and enhancement. Safe Places to Play grants are available in four categories: Lighting: Grants...


 

Pew Charitable Trust: Community Opioid Response and Evaluation Project

Deadline: Aug 30, 2019

The Community Opioid Response and Evaluation (CORE) project will advance adoption of best practices in addressing opioid use disorder through the evaluation of existing community innovations. The CORE project will provide support for up to six community research collaboratives to conduct robust evaluations of a local initiative through granted funds and technical assistance. The Pew...


 

Jewish Helping Hands

Deadline: Sep 16, 2019

The work of Jewish Helping Hands (JHH) is rooted in the Jewish principle of tikkun olam, the concept that people are called upon to be God’s partners in repairing what is broken in our world. JHH launched its Tikkun Olam grant program in 2012 to advance its goal of inspiring and supporting tzedakah, justice, and...


 

Tony Hawk Foundation: Skatepark Grants

Deadline: Sep 3, 2019

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...


 

Hanley Family Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The Hanley Family Foundation’s mission is to advance the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of alcoholism, chemical dependency, and addictive behavior, including support for related research and education. The Foundation supports organizations whose primary focus is to help individuals recover from alcoholism, drug addiction, and other forms of substance use disorder. Due to the lack of...


 

Corporation for National and Community Service: RSVP Competition

Deadline: Sep 25, 2019

The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering. Established in 1971 and now one of the largest senior volunteer programs in the nation, RSVP engages people age 55 and older in a diverse range of volunteer activities. RSVP...


 

BBVA Compass Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The BBVA Compass Foundation is the charitable arm of Compass Bank. It provides grants in the following areas: Community Development (including financial literacy): Create and sustain affordable housing Deliver alternative financial services and products to low- to moderate- income (LMI) communities through Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) Revitalize low- to moderate-income neighborhoods Facilitate job creation and...


 

Presbyterian Mission Agency: Presbyterian Women Thank Offering Grants

Deadline: Sep 15, 2019

Presbyterian Women (PW) is an independent organization within the Presbyterian Church (USA) of more than 200,000 women. The Thank Offering has a long tradition with Presbyterian Women (PW). The Offering is a one-time grant that primarily funds smaller new/expanded projects and small capital improvement projects, such as agricultural development, child care, community organization, literacy, and...


 

Tomberg Family Philanthropies

Deadline: Sep 9, 2019

The mission of the Tomberg Family Philanthropies is to support well run and effective programs that make a difference in the areas of poverty alleviation, the environment, health, and education. The focus is on supporting projects that help their recipients build capabilities themselves that will last far beyond the end of the specific project. The...


 

Les Paul Foundation

Deadline: Sep 15, 2019

The Les Paul Foundation inspires innovative and creative thinking by sharing the legacy of Les Paul through support of music education, recording, innovation, and medical research related to hearing. The Les Paul Foundation supports programs and awards grants for: Music, music engineering, and sound programs that serve youth Medical research and programs related to hearing...