Upcoming Grants Related to Social Services

 

Lawrence Foundation

Deadline: Nov 1, 2017

The Lawrence Foundation is a private family foundation founded by Jeff Lawrence and wife Diane Troth. Jeff Lawrence co-founded Trillium Digital Systems in 1988. Trillium was headquartered in Los Angeles, California and developed and licensed communications software to communications equipment manufacturers throughout the world. Intel Corporation acquired Trillium in August 2000. The Foundation is focused...


 

City of Santa Fe: Employment Opportunities for Homeless and Precariously Housed Individuals

Deadline: Nov 6, 2017

The City of Santa Fe’s Human Services funding provides and maintains a safety net of services to meet the essential health and human service needs of the adult citizens’ ages 18+ of Santa Fe. The City of Santa Fe wishes to ensure that these essential services, which include primary health care, access to basic material...


 

AARP Foundation: Advancing Effective Solutions – Scaling Evidence-Based Solutions for Vulnerable Older Adults

Deadline: Oct 24, 2017

AARP Foundation works to ensure that low-income and vulnerable older adults have nutritious food; safe, secure, and affordable housing; a steady income and economic opportunities to grow and protect financial assets; and strong and sustaining social bonds. To address those needs, the Advancing Effective Solutions grant competition seeks evidence-based solutions that are guided by a...


 

Kerr Foundation

Deadline: Jan 12, 2018

The Kerr Foundation supports nonprofit organizations, programs, and institutions that provide new or enhanced opportunity 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...


 

Youth Service America / Hasbro: Be Fearless Be Kind

Deadline: Oct 31, 2017

Youth Service America (YSA) is partnering with Hasbro’s signature philanthropic initiative, Be Fearless Be Kind, to encourage young people to stand up for others, include everyone, and take action when they see a problem. Be Fearless Be Kind grants give young people an opportunity to put their empathy, passion, and creativity into action as they...


 

Fund for Shared Insight: Listen for Good

Deadline: Oct 13, 2017

Listen for Good (L4G) is a grant initiative that is dedicated to building the practice of listening to the people it seeks to help. L4G is structured as a multi-sector partnership between Fund for Shared Insight; SurveyMonkey, a private company with a scaled survey platform; co-funders; and U.S.-based nonprofit organizations. L4G is focused on applying...


 

TJX Foundation

Deadline: Nov 17, 2017

The TJX Foundation’s mission is to help families who need it most build a better future – a future where families’ and children’s critical basic needs are met and where they have access to the opportunities they need to succeed and thrive. The Foundation supports communities where the TJX companies (T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, and...


 

City of Albuquerque: Social Services Request for Proposals – Community Shuttle for Individuals Experiencing Homelessness and/or with Mental Behavioral Issues

Deadline: Oct 11, 2017

The City of Albuquerque, Department of Family and Community Services will support organizations to supplement existing public transportation with a shuttle service that focuses on transporting homeless or street-bound individuals who have difficulty accessing public transportation to reach specific destinations, such as, but not limited to, service providers, food pantries, community centers, and state/county offices....


 

Laura and John Arnold Foundation: Randomized Controlled Trials to Test Interventions for Frequent Utilizers of Multiple Health, Criminal Justice, and Social Service Systems

Deadline: Oct 1, 2017

The Laura and John Arnold Foundation (LJAF) will support randomized controlled trials (RCTs) focused on testing programs to help people who repeatedly cycle through the criminal justice, health care, and social service systems in their communities. In particular, LJAF interested in proposals to test commonly deployed frequent-utilizer interventions, including crisis intervention teams, therapeutic communities, forensic...


 

Sandia National Laboratories: Corporate Contributions Program

Deadline: Nov 1, 2017

Sandia National Laboratories is a multi-mission laboratory operated by National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia LLC (NTESS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Honeywell International Inc. for the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration. Sandia National Laboratories Corporate Contributions program is committed to a program of philanthropy that supports the Corporation’s strategic business...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Enhanced Training and Services to End Abuse in Later Life Program

Deadline: Nov 8, 2017

The Enhanced Training and Services to End Abuse in Later Life Program (Abuse Later in Life Program) funds projects that support a comprehensive approach to addressing elder abuse in their communities. The term “elder abuse” means any action against a person who is 50 years of age or older that constitutes the willful: (A) infliction...


 

City of Santa Fe: Teen Nights Program

Deadline: Oct 6, 2017

The Teen Nights Program was developed as a result and as a recommendation of a Mayor’s Youth Summit which involved teenagers from every middle and high school in Santa Fe, both public and private, to participate in a forum where their views, ideas and recommendations could be expressed. The number one issue that continues to...


 

Peter G. Dodge Foundation: Mission Grant Program

Deadline: Oct 1, 2017

The Peter G. Dodge Foundation Mission Grants fund work that aligns with the Foundation’s primary mission: helping people lead lives free from the effects of alcohol addiction. By increasing treatment options, elevating awareness, and facilitating access, the Foundation seeks to create a new paradigm for what treatment and recovery can be. The Foundation’s 2017 program...


 

United Way of Carlsbad & South Eddy County 2018 Community Impact Grant

Deadline: Jan 15, 2018

United Way of Carlsbad & South Eddy County’s work is focused on improving lives and strengthening communities. For its Community Impact Grant Funding, United Way will partner with organizations that focus on providing resources to help its communities’ most vulnerable, including those that prevent crises or help pick up the pieces after one occurs; organizations...


 

Herb Block Foundation: Defending Basic Freedoms

Deadline: Oct 5, 2017

The Herb Block Foundation is committed to defending the basic freedoms guaranteed all Americans, combating all forms of discrimination and prejudice, and improving the conditions of the poor and underprivileged through the creation or support of charitable and educational programs with the same goals. The Defending Basic Freedom grant program helps safeguard the basic freedoms...