Monthly Archives: January 2014

Independent Living

www.christopherreeve.org The Christopher Reeve Foundation is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the daily lives of people with paralysis caused by spinal cord and other injuries, diseases, and birth conditions, including (but not limited to) stroke, spina bifida, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Quality of Life grants are intended […]

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Social and Environmental Change

www.singingforchange.org Singing for Change was created by Jimmy Buffett in 1995 and initially funded with contributions from his summer concert tour. Since then, SFC has offered competitive grants to progressive, nonprofit organizations working to address the root causes of social or environmental problems. Priority will be given to organizations that keep their overhead low, include […]

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Social and Environmental Justice

www.benandjerrysfoundation.org The Ben & Jerry’s Foundation supports organizations working to bring about progressive social change by addressing the underlying conditions of societal and environmental problems. The foundation will award one-year grants of up to $20,000 to nonprofit, grassroots community-organizing groups in the United States to further social and environmental justice and support sustainable and just-food […]

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Shakespeare in American Communities

www.shakespeareinamericancommunities.org Shakespeare in American Communities, a national theater program of the National Endowment for the Arts in cooperation with Arts Midwest, brings performances and educational activities to audiences across the country. The program reaches middle- and high-school students in underserved schools throughout the United States with high-quality, professional productions of Shakespeare’s plays.  Arts Midwest invites […]

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Travel Assistance for Performing Arts Groups

http://www.apap365.org/KNOWLEDGE/GrantPrograms/Pages/cef.aspx The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Association of Performing Arts Presenters Cultural Exchange Fund is a travel subsidy program designed to assist U.S.-based presenting professionals and their organizations and companies in building partnerships and collaborations with international touring artists, companies, and their collaborators. APAP awards travel subsidies to individual presenting professionals (including agents, […]

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Pet Facilities for Domestic Violence Shelters

http://www.redrover.org/node/1099 In cooperation with Sheltering Animals and Families Together,  RedRover is accepting applications from emergency shelter organizations to help victims of domestic violence and their animal companions stay together during times of crisis.  A limited number of RedRover Domestic Violence Safe Housing grants of up to $3,000 each will be awarded to shelter organizations to […]

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Domestic Violence

http://www.ovw.usdoj.gov/docs/fy2014-arrest-solicitation.pdf The United States Department of Justice is seeking applications for the Grants to Encourage Arrest Policies and Enforcement of Protection Orders Program. This program furthers the Department of Justice’s mission by encouraging state, local, and tribal governments; and state, local (including juvenile) and tribal courts to treat , sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, […]

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