Upcoming Grants Related to Social Services

 

City of Albuquerque: Social Services and Behavioral Health Services

Deadline: Nov 26, 2019

The Social Services and Behavioral Health Services program will support organizations that provide services for persons experiencing homelessness, a social service need, and/or behavioral health issues through implementing a variety of services. These services – Support Services for the Persons Experiencing Homelessness; Crisis Services to Children who have been Abused, Neglected, and Abandoned; Food Distribution...


 

City of Albuquerque: Social Services and Behavioral Health Services

Deadline: Nov 26, 2019

The Social Services and Behavioral Health program will support non-profit and government entities that provide services that lead to improved outcomes for youth who are at-risk of, or have a documented history of, gang involvement, or association to delinquent/criminal groups, history of engaging in delinquent behaviors, or violence, including but not limited to, violent crime...


 

Doris Day Animal Foundation

Deadline: Dec 31, 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,...


 

New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism: AmeriCorps Grant (Competitive Pool)

Deadline: Nov 8, 2019

Note: Submission of the Notice of Intent to Apply/Readiness Checklist and Agency-Specific W9 is required to be eligible for this competition and is due on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 by 5:00pm Mountain by email to asd.tiwaprocurement@state.nm.us. The mission of the the Corporation for National & Community Service (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and...


 

Retirement Research Foundation: Responsive Grants

Deadline: Feb 1, 2020

The Retirement Research Foundation is one of the first private foundations in the nation devoted exclusively to aging and retirement issues. The Foundation’s Responsive Grants program supports projects that have a significant focus on older adults, ages 65 and over, in the following areas: Advocacy: Funding supports advocacy projects that have a regional or national...


 

New Mexico State Treasurer’s Office: Financial Literacy Services to Foster Children

Deadline: Oct 17, 2019

The New Mexico State Treasurer’s Office (STO) seeks to establish a contract for the procurement of financial literacy and other related services to foster children for the fiscal year ending on June 30, 2020. Children who are in foster care are less likely to receive a high school diploma and therefore have trouble becoming and...


 

City of Santa Fe Human Services Committee/Children and Youth Commission: Small Grant and Innovation Fund)

Deadline: Jan 17, 2020

The Children and Youth Commission supports local community programs that promote the healthy development of local children and youth, ages birth to 21. The Human Services Committee advises and recommends health and human service policies, assessing and advocating for human service needs, coordinating resources to maximize cost-effectiveness, evaluating local human service programs, providing technical assistance...


 

Lawrence Foundation

Deadline: Oct 31, 2019

The Lawrence Foundation’s mission is to support organizations that are working to solve pressing environmental, human services, and other issues. To date the Foundation has funded organizations that address the following areas of interest: Environment (U.S. headquartered organizations operating programs in the U.S. or elsewhere in the world) Human Services Disaster relief (U.S. headquartered organizations...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Reducing Injury and Death of Missing Individuals with Dementia and Developmental Disabilities

Deadline: Oct 15, 2019

The Reducing Injury and Death of Missing Individuals with Dementia and Developmental Disabilities Program supports local jurisdictions’ efforts to reduce the number of deaths and injuries of individuals with forms of dementia, such as Alzheimer’s Disease, or developmental disabilities, such as autism, who due to their condition wander from safe environments. It provides funding to...


 

Kerr Foundation

Deadline: Nov 22, 2019

The Kerr Foundation supports nonprofit organizations, programs, and institutions that provide new or enhanced opportunities to those within the granting areas, particularly the young. The Foundation believes that this is best accomplished in the areas of education, health, cultural development, and community service as follows: Education: Institutions of higher learning and pre-collegiate organizations including health...


 

City of Albuquerque: Area Agency on Aging

Deadline: Nov 8, 2019

The City of Albuquerque Department of Family and Community Services has established a priority to fund projects that lead to improved outcomes so seniors are able to age with dignity. This involves a focus on addressing the social determinants of health to achieve greater well-being and equity for all. Substantial evidence confirms the link between...


 

AARP Foundation: Improving Social Connectedness Among Older Adults

Deadline: Oct 18, 2019

AARP Foundation works to end senior poverty by helping vulnerable older adults build economic opportunity and social connectedness. The Foundation’s grantmaking supports organizations to advance evidence-based projects that can become sustainable and practical solutions to the challenges facing low-income older adults, sparking bold, innovative solutions that foster resilience, strengthen communities, and restore hope. The Foundation’s...


 

AARP Foundation: Improving Food Security Among Older Adults

Deadline: Oct 18, 2019

The AARP Foundation serves vulnerable people 50 and older by creating and advancing effective solutions that help them secure the essentials. The Foundation works to end senior poverty by helping vulnerable older adults build economic opportunity and social connectedness. It supports organizations to advance evidence-based projects that can become sustainable and practical solutions to the...


 

NM Counts! 2020: Community Based Outreach to Parents/Caregivers of Young Children

Deadline: Sep 17, 2019

New Mexico Counts 2020 invites community-based organizations to submit a proposal for community-based outreach to parents (or caregivers) with children under the age of 10. In New Mexico, children under the age of 10 represent a significantly undercounted population. The term ‘Parents/Caregivers’ is meant to be inclusive of diverse family structures/situations children under 10 may...


 

Unorthodox Philanthropy

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

Unorthodox Philanthropy (UP) is sponsored by the Lampert Byrd Foundation in San Francisco, and grew out of efforts to identify extraordinary ideas. It approaches funding differently. Most foundations direct funding to nonprofit organizations that rely on a continuous cycle of philanthropic dollars to remain viable and grow – despite the fact that such capital is...