Inland Empire Capaciteria


Time Limited Grant Opportunities

Following is a selection of foundation, federal, state and local grant opportunities that may be relevant to Inland Empire nonprofits. Below is a list of time-limited opportunities that have either been recently released, or those that have upcoming deadlines. To the right is a report containing ongoing opportunities compiled for Inland Empire nonprofits.

Sep 29 2017

The P. Buckley Moss Foundation for Children’s Education promotes the integration of the arts into all educational programs, with a focus on children who learn in different ways. The foundation is accepting grant applications from educators who need financial assistance to maintain or implement an arts education program in the 2018-19 school year.

Grant Amount: Grant amount $1,000.

Eligibility: Eligible schools include those serving all children (including students with learning differences) at the pre-K-12 levels.

Due Date: September 30, 2017

For more information, visit: The P. Buckley Moss Foundation Announces Funds to Support Arts-Integrated Education Programs


Education / Job Training

Sep 29 2017

The Ovation Foundation, via the 2017 Creative Economy innOVATION Grants cycle, recognizes model nonprofit organizations or programs that support and cultivate artists and enterprises within the creative industries. The key goal of a program should be the empowerment of fledgling enterprises to become fully developed through capacity-building, accelerating partnerships, and/or fiscal sponsorship and support. Grantees must be willing to be featured in various digital, print and broadcast media for Ovation LLC and The Ovation Foundation. Organizations with capacity-building programs are considered. These programs should be helping organizations that focus on one or more of the following creative industries: architecture and interior design, digital media, entertainment, fashion, furniture and decorative arts, industrial and product design, and visual and performing arts.

Grant Amount: Grant up to $25,000 are available.

Eligibility: Eligible applicants must be a 501(c)(3) organization.

Due Date:  September 29, 2017

For more information, visit: program/docs/2017-CEIGA-Grant-Guidelines.pdf



Arts and Humanities

Sep 29 2017

The Marcie Mazzola Foundation supports organizations that improve the lives of abused and at-risk children, and to increase advocacy and community awareness about the needs of children.

Grant Amount: Grants between $1,000 to $10,000 are available.

Eligibility: Eligible applicants must be considered tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. Priority (but not exclusivity) will be given to Long Island, New York organizations.

Due Date:  September 30, 2017

For more information, visit:


Youth / Children and Families