Upcoming Grants Related to Social Services

 

Penn National Gaming Foundation

Deadline: Oct 1, 2018

The Penn National Gaming Foundation typically awards grants in the following categories: Community development: Projects and programs related to community infrastructure improvements, public safety, economic development, housing, historic preservation, citizen involvement, civic leadership training, and other general community activities Education: Programs which support preschool, elementary and secondary education, post-secondary education, and special education programs Human...


 

Albuquerque Public Schools: Social Work Services for Special Education

Deadline: Sep 13, 2018

Albuquerque Public Schools (APS) Special Education Division is seeking qualified agencies or organizations (no individuals) to provide Social Work Services as needed by the district. All contractor service assignments are issued directly by the Special Education Department in accord with vendor availability and student needs. Contractors will determine how many hours they are available to...


 

Lawrence Foundation

Deadline: Nov 1, 2018

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...


 

Autism Speaks: Family Service Grants

Deadline: Aug 31, 2018

Autism Speaks funds programs that provide people with autism with social and educational experiences. Current opportunities include: 1. NXT GEN Coders Program: Powered by GameStop and administered by Autism Speaks, grants will support programs to teach people with autism of all ages critical coding and computer programming skills. Applicants must be established organizations that offer...


 

City of Albuquerque: Social Services and Behavioral Health Services

Deadline: Aug 29, 2018

The City of Albuquerque is soliciting innovative and effective proposals from qualified non-profit organizations interested in providing services for populations in need of specific social services for survivors of sexual assault, with an emphasis on under-represented populations. Priority will be given to agencies who demonstrate a commitment to collaboration to effectively and efficiently provide a...


 

Department of Homeland Security: Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program: Refugee and Asylee Assimilation Program

Deadline: Aug 15, 2018

The goal of the Refugee and Asylee Assimilation Program (RAAP) is to provide extended assimilation services which build on, but are not intended to replicate, those resettlement services funded by the Department of State’s Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration and the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Refugee Resettlement, which prioritize early...


 

Department of Health and Human Services: Native American Independent Living Demonstration Project

Deadline: Aug 24, 2018

The Native American Independent Living Demonstration Project will support Native American Independent Living (IL) Specialists who have similar responsibilities to the non-Native American IL Specialist counterpart in the center for independent living, but with a focus in Indian Country. The project will provide independent living core services including: information and referral; skills training; peer counseling;...


 

New Mexico Coalition for Literacy: Operating Assistance Grants to Local Adult Literacy Providers

Deadline: Aug 17, 2018

The New Mexico Coalition for Literacy (NMCL) announces the availability of operational funds to support local adult literacy providers. All local adult literacy providers must offer basic literacy services to adults who read at or below the sixth grade level. Eligible providers must be primarily adult-oriented and utilize volunteer tutors in a one-to-one instructional setting....


 

Youth Service America: Lead Agency Program

Deadline: Aug 10, 2018

Youth Service America (YSA) is accepting applications for the 2018-2019 Lead Agency program to activate youth volunteers on September 11th National Day of Service & Remembrance, MLK Day of Service weekend, and Global Youth Service Day. Funded by the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation and the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the Lead Agency...


 

Maddie’s Fund: Innovation Grants

Deadline: Aug 6, 2018

Maddie’s Fund is offering up to $5,000 to implement a new program at a shelter or rescue organization that will advance lifesaving. Eligible lifesaving categories include: Engaging Volunteers: Interacting and connecting with your existing volunteer base to improve engagement and retention; increasing your overall number of volunteers or volunteer hours; decreasing volunteer turnover. Innovative Marketing...


 

AARP Foundation: Increasing Social Connectedness for Older Adults

Deadline: Sep 28, 2018

AARP Foundation works to end senior poverty by helping vulnerable older adults build economic opportunity and social connectedness. The Foundation is seeking to support applicants with evidence-based, innovative solutions positioned for exponential growth to bring to scale proven approaches that increase social support and connectedness among hundreds of thousands of low-income older adults. AARP Foundation...


 

AARP Foundation: Tackling Senior Food Insecurity

Deadline: Sep 28, 2018

AARP Foundation works to end senior poverty by helping vulnerable older adults build economic opportunity and social connectedness. The Foundation is seeking to support applicants with evidence-based, innovative solutions positioned for exponential growth to bring to scale proven approaches that increase food security among hundreds of thousands of low-income older adults. The Foundation is launching...


 

Children, Youth and Families Department: Keeping Families Together

Deadline: Sep 6, 2018

The Keeping Families Together program will establish a contract for the procurement of a supportive housing program. The awarded contractor will provide case management and supportive housing services to families with children ages 0-17 who are experiencing homelessness, and have/had involvement with New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD), Protective Services Division (PSD). The...


 

Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood

Deadline: Sep 30, 2018

The Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood is an incubator of promising research and development projects that may improve the welfare of young children, from infancy through 7 years, in the United States. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental health, safety, nutrition, education, play, familial support, acculturation, societal integration, and childcare. Grants are...


 

New Mexico Crime Victims Reparation Commission: Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Assistance Grant

Deadline: Jul 23, 2018

The Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Assistance Grant will support agencies that provide direct services to victims of crime in New Mexico (state and tribal lands). Services are defined as those efforts that: 1) Respond to the emotional and physical needs of crime victims; 2) Assist primary and secondary victims of crime to stabilize their...