Upcoming Grants Related to Social Services

 

New Mexico Community Foundation: Health Awareness and Disease Prevention in Northeastern NM

Deadline: Jun 30, 2014

New Mexico Community Foundation will make grants to nonprofit organizations and educational institutions that serve the northeastern part of the state in order to support, strengthen, and sustain new or expanding programs within the focus areas of health awareness and disease prevention. Health awareness and disease prevention may include programs for obesity prevention, nutrition education, substance...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Early Head Start Expansion and EHS-Child Care Partnership Grants

Deadline: Aug 20, 2014

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) has announced the availability of approximately $500 million to be competitively awarded for the purpose of expanding access to high-quality, comprehensive services to low-income infants and toddlers and their families through Early Head Start-Child Care (EHS-CC) Partnerships, or through the expansion of Early Head Start services. New entities or...


 

National Alliance for Grieving Children: Capacity Building Grants

Deadline: Jul 7, 2014

The National Alliance for Grieving Children (NAGC) promotes awareness of the needs of children and teens grieving a death and provides education and resources for anyone who wants to support them. New York Life, in partnership with NAGC, will offer childhood bereavement organizations a one-time capacity-building grant under the Grief Reach program RFP. NAGC is  looking...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Tribal Community Wellness Centers – Serving Crime Victims’ Needs

Deadline: Jul 15, 2014

The U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime’s goal for this solicitation is to foster innovation that will support efforts of a tribal community to expand current crime victim assistance programs or models to address the complex, longer-term challenges many victims face. Consequently, this solicitation offers tribes an opportunity to address underlying factors such as poverty,...


 

NM Department of Health: Youth Dance Programs for Physical Activity and Healthier Weight

Deadline: Jun 20, 2014

The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH), Public Health Division (PHD), Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Bureau is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for youth dance programs for physical activity and healthier weight. These statewide services must be provided in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. The purpose of this RFP is to implement two youth...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Refugee Home-Based Child Care Microenterprise Development Project

Deadline: Jul 14, 2014

The Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) invites eligible entities to submit competitive grant applications for funding under the Home-Based Child Care Microenterprise Development Project (HBCCMED). Through HBCCMED, ORR will provide funding for applicants proposing to implement home-based child care (HBCC) training and mentoring programs for refugees. Although...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Youth Empowerment Program II (YEP II)

Deadline: Jun 13, 2014

The purpose of the Youth Empowerment Program (YEP II) is to support an evidence-based program to address unhealthy behaviors in at-risk minority male youth and provide them opportunities to learn skills and gain experiences that contribute to more positive lifestyles and enhance their capacity to make healthier life choices. The YEP II intends to demonstrate the...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Minority Youth Violence Prevention: Integrating Public Health and Community Policing

Deadline: Jun 13, 2014

The Office of Minority Health (OMH), in partnership with the Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) Office, is supporting a national initiative to integrate public health and violence prevention approaches. OMH is seeking applications from organizations that can serve as demonstration sites for addressing both the disparities in access to public health and the elevated risk of violence and...


 

NM Children, Youth and Families Department: Community-Based Home Visiting Services

Deadline: May 8, 2014

The Children, Youth and Families Department is soliciting proposals to establish contracts through competitive negotiations for the procurement of community-based home visiting services. Funded home visiting programs will prioritize serving parents and caregivers, including, but not limited to adoptive and teen parents, of children pre-natal to three years of age to prevent adverse childhood experiences...


 

Department of Labor: Urban and Non-Urban Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program

Deadline: May 13, 2014

The Department of Labor intends for the Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program (HVRP) grants to address two objectives: to provide services to assist in reintegrating homeless veterans into meaningful employment within the labor force and to stimulate the development of effective service delivery systems that will address the complex problems facing homeless veterans. Successful applicants will...


 

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...