Upcoming Grants Related to Social Services

 

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services: Citizenship and Integration Grant Program

Deadline: May 16, 2014

The Office of Citizenship, within U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), is charged with promoting instruction and training on the rights and responsibilities of citizenship. USCIS recognizes that naturalization is an important milestone in the civic integration of immigrants. Naturalization requirements, such as knowledge of English and of U.S. history and civics, encourage civic...


 

Bernalillo County: Community Event Sponsorships

Deadline: Apr 25, 2014

The County of Bernalillo Board of County Commissioners has appropriated one time funding for the purpose of funding Community Event Sponsorships to benefit County residents. The Office of Health and Social Services will consider funding request submittals from non-profit, community-based organizations with successful outcomes. The purpose is to fund community events that are free to...


 

Newman’s Own: Unique Opportunities to Improve Quality of Life for Military Families

Deadline: Apr 23, 2014

Newman’s Own, Fisher House Foundation, and Military Times (Gannett Government Media Corporation) are joining together to present $200,000 in grants to the most creative military quality of life improvement plans. Grants will help service members, Veterans, and their families rise to the challenge of maintaining a healthy lifestyle while facing the unique trials that come...


 

Bernalillo County: Counseling Services for Victims and Children of Participants in the Domestic Violence Repeat Offender Program

Deadline: May 2, 2014

The Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court desires to procure services relating to the provision of counseling services for Victims and Children of Participants in the Domestic Violence Repeat Offender Program. The primary goal of the Program is to reduce the recidivism rate of domestic violence by identifying offenders with a history of multiple domestic violence offenses...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Practitioner-Researcher Partnership Mentoring Children of Incarcerated Parents Demonstration Program

Deadline: May 27, 2014

This demonstration program will support a practitioner-researcher partnership to develop and evaluate new mentoring practices to serve the needs of youth whose parents are incarcerated. Incarcerated parents and their children are a heterogeneous group, and associations between parental incarceration and developmental outcomes are complicated. However, research has shown that having an incarcerated parent can present...


 

Santa Fe Community Foundation: Fall Grants Cycle

Deadline: Aug 26, 2014

The Santa Fe Community Foundation seeks to fund the broadest range of strong organizations to address unmet community needs and inspire increased levels of funding from donors. The Foundation is devoted to building healthy and vital communities in the region where: Racial, cultural or economic differences do not limit access to health, education or employment...


 

Administration for Children and Families: Basic Center Program

Deadline: May 12, 2014

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is accepting applications for the Basic Center Program (BCP). The purpose of the BCP is to provide an alternative for runaway and homeless youth who might otherwise end up with law enforcement or in the child welfare, mental health, or juvenile justice systems. ACF is committed to facilitating...


 

Administration for Children and Families: Street Outreach Program

Deadline: May 12, 2014

The Administration for Children and Families is accepting applications for the Street Outreach Program (SOP). The purpose of the SOP is to conduct outreach services designed to build relationships between grantee staff and runaway, homeless, and street youth with the ultimate goal being to keep youth safe and help them leave the streets. ACF is...


 

Kerr Foundation

Deadline: Jan 16, 2015

The  Kerr Foundation, Inc. supports 501(c)3 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...


 

Autism Speaks: Family Services Community Grants

Deadline: Mar 28, 2014

Autism Speaks invites grant applications that promote services that will enhance the lives of those affected by autism spectrum disorders. Recognizing that there are multiple needs in the expansive and varied autism community, the focus of Autism Speaks Family Services Community Grants is on proposals that serve to build the field of services for individuals...


 

Administration for Children and Families: Assets for Independence (second 2014 deadline)

Deadline: Jul 14, 2014

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) requests applications for grants to administer projects for the national Assets for Independence (AFI) demonstration of Individual Development Accounts (IDAs) and related services. Grantees use the AFI grants to administer projects that provide IDAs and related services to individuals and families with low incomes. Participants open an IDA and save earned income in the account regularly with the goal of accumulating savings...


 

Administration for Children and Families: Assets for Independence

Deadline: May 7, 2014

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) requests applications for grants to administer projects for the national Assets for Independence (AFI) demonstration of Individual Development Accounts (IDAs) and related services. Grantees use the AFI grants to administer projects that provide IDAs and related services to individuals and families with low incomes. Participants open an IDA and save earned income in the account regularly with the goal of accumulating savings...


 

NM Human Services Department: Evidence-Based Prevention Services

Deadline: Mar 28, 2014

The Office of Substance Abuse Prevention (OSAP) is seeking providers that will use broad-based community coalitions and the Strategic Prevention Framework model to plan, implement, and evaluate evidence-based strategies that can contribute to statewide improvement in the OSAP’s prevention priorities.  Successful applicants must address at least two of the following four priorities: Underage drinking (under...


 

Mary Kay Foundation: Domestic Violence Shelter Grant Program

Deadline: Apr 30, 2014

The mission of  The Mary Kay Foundation is two-fold: Eliminating cancers affecting women by supporting top medical scientists who are searching for a cure for breast, uterine, cervical and ovarian cancers. Ending the epidemic of domestic violence by providing grants to women’s shelters and supporting community outreach programs. Each year, the Foundation awards a grant...


 

Corporation for National & Community Services: AmeriCorps Indian Tribes Grant

Deadline: Apr 30, 2014

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) seeks to prioritize the investment of national service resources in economic opportunity, education, veterans and military families, and disaster services in Native American communities. Through this grant competition, CNCS will focus on national service programs that: Improve academic outcomes for children, youth, and young adults – reflecting...