Upcoming Grants Related to Social Services

 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: Resident Opportunity and Self Sufficiency Program

Deadline: Oct 15, 2019

The Resident Opportunity and Self Sufficiency Service Coordinator (ROSS-SC) program aims to assist residents of public and Indian housing in making progress towards economic and housing self-sufficiency. To help residents make progress, ROSS-SC will fund applicants to hire a Service Coordinator who assesses the needs of public and Indian housing residents and links them to...


 

Kresge Foundation: Building a More Robust Human Services Field

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

To provide greater pathways to economic and social mobility, there is need for a strong human services field to work with and for children and families with low incomes. Building on lessons and innovations from its Next Generation Initiative and place-based ecosystems strategies, the Kresge Foundation continues to learn about evidence-informed and promising practices that...


 

Kresge Foundation: Developing Supportive, Aligned Public Policy

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

To provide greater pathways to social and economic mobility, the Kresge Foundation leverages lessons it has learned through its place-based opportunity ecosystems and NextGen efforts to work with key partners across sectors to address structural barriers and advance policy solutions. Through local, state, and national partners, the Foundation pinpoints policy, regulations, and practices that impede...


 

Fund for Shared Insight: Listen for Good

Deadline: Sep 20, 2019

Listen4Good (L4G) is a Fund for Shared Insight (Shared Insight) initiative designed to help nonprofits build sustainable, high-quality, client-focused feedback loops that lead to meaningful change. The goal is to provide widespread access to tools and resources that increase the capacity among organizations to systematically listen to and respond to the people they seek to...


 

Corporation for National and Community Service Funding: AmeriCorps VISTA Campus Recruitment Support

Deadline: Aug 26, 2019

The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Service Funding (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering. AmeriCorps VISTA is a program of CNCS. AmeriCorps VISTA works to eliminate poverty by recruiting VISTA members who, through their service, develop initiatives that enable people to become self-sufficient...


 

U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program – Refugee and Asylee Assimilation Program

Deadline: Aug 13, 2019

The Refugee and Asylee Assimilation Program (RAAP) will provide individualized programming to lawful permanent residents (LPRs) who entered the United States under the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP) or were granted asylum, to attain the skills and knowledge required for successful citizenship and to foster a sense of belonging and attachment to the United States....


 

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...


 

U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program – Citizenship Instruction and Naturalization Application Services

Deadline: Aug 13, 2019

The Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program will expand the availability of high quality citizenship preparation services for lawful permanent residents in communities across the nation and to provide opportunities for lawful permanent residents to gain the knowledge and training necessary to assimilate into the fabric of American society. Additional activities that support this goal include...


 

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...


 

Brindle Foundation: Early Opportunities Initiative

Deadline: Aug 30, 2019

Brindle Foundation is committed to supporting babies prenatal to three and their families in New Mexico, with particular emphasis on underserved populations. It believes every baby deserves an equal opportunity for a great start in life and seeks to help New Mexico become a better place where all babies and families thrive. The Foundation looks...


 

Robert and Toni Bader Charitable Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The Robert and Toni Bader Charitable Foundation provides seed capital for projects/programs to help further Jewish ideals in the areas of education, science, and the arts. The Foundation has funded projects to help teachers educate, children learn, feed the hungry, people earn a living, provide work for the unemployed, and find new ways to treat...


 

Doris Day Animal Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The Doris Day Animal Foundation’s mission is to help animals and the people who love them. The Foundation will fund spay/neuter programs, special needs programs, senior care programs, medical expenses for senior animals, rescue and placement of senior animals, and pet food pantries. It has on occasion funded grants for therapy dogs in hospice situations,...


 

Autism Speaks: Norma and Malcolm Baker Recreation Program

Deadline: Aug 30, 2019

Autism Speaks funds programs that provide people with autism with social and educational experiences. Through the bi-annual Norma and Malcolm Baker Recreation Program, Autism Speaks funds grants that identify and support innovative community programs for people with autism of all ages. Funding supports recreational programs demonstrating the ability to: Reach a wide age range of...


 

WITH Foundation: Supported Decision-Making for Adults with Disabilities

Deadline: Sep 4, 2019

The WITH Foundation (WITH), the American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD), and Ability Central are partnering in an effort to foster the development of additional resources, programmatic models, and/or advocacy related to Supported Decision-Making (SDM) for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) who use augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). Proposals should use...