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Jun 01 2017

CASANA Announces the Availability of Funding for 2017 iPads for Apraxia Program

The Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America supports systems for children with apraxia so that each child is afforded his or her best opportunity to develop speech and communication. CASANA is accepting applications for its 2017 iPads for Apraxia program. Now in its sixth year, the annual program supports the role of the supervised use of iPads for children with apraxia with the aim of giving them a means to communicate and enhancing their speech practice.

To qualify, children must be between the ages of 3 and 18 and live in the United States or Canada. Children also must have a formal diagnosis of childhood apraxia from a speech language pathologist and currently be participating in speech therapy. Priority will be given to older children with significant speech issues; children with severe apraxia; and/or children who participated in the 2016 Walk for Children with Apraxia.

Grant Amount: New iPads.

Eligibility: Applicants must be a parent or guardian of a child with speech apraxia, and the child’s family must meet CASANA’s financial requirements. Applications will only be accepted by postal mail or alternative mail carrier. Emailed or faxed applications will be returned with no exceptions.

Due Date: Deadline for 2017 awards are June 1, 2017 and August 1, 2017.

For more information, visit: http://www.apraxia-kids.org/casana-announces-2017-ipads-for-apraxia- application/

 


Jun 15 2017

Brookdale Foundation Accepting Application for Relatives as Parents Programs

The Brookdale Foundation Group: Relatives as Parents Program works to advance the fields of geriatrics and gerontology and to improve the lives of senior citizens. The Foundation’s Relatives as: 

Parents Program provides support for the creation or expansion of services for grandparents and other relatives who have taken on the responsibility of surrogate parenting due to the absence of the parents.

Funded programs must include supportive services to relative caregivers and the children they are raising, with emphasis on families that are not in the formal foster care system. Programs must also include regular ongoing support and educational or social groups for relative caregivers and the children in their care.

Grant Amount: Up to 15 programs will receive a seed grant of up to $15,000.

Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations from throughout the country are eligible to apply. (State agencies in selected states may also apply.)

Due Date:  June 15, 2017

For more information, visit: http://www.brookdalefoundation.org/

 


Jul 14 2017

The American Legion Child Welfare Foundation Announces Availability of Funds to Support Information Campaigns

The American Legion Child Welfare Foundation supports organizations that contribute to the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual welfare of children. The foundation awards grants for the dissemination of information already possessed by well-established organizations. Projects must have the potential for helping American children in a large geographic area (i.e., more than one state).

Grant Limitations:

•Grants are not made for any of the normal, day-to-day operation expenses of the grantee or special operating expenses connected with the grant.

•Grants will not be given to match government funds.

•Grants will not be given for construction of any type.

•Grants are not awarded for projects that seek to create or reproduce materials or medium in a language other than English. 

•Grants are not given to purchase equipment for the purpose of conducting research, seminars or to add to the existing equipment of an agency organization.

•Grants are not given to cover such costs as storage, computer time, telephone, analysis or the cost of office space rental.

•Grants are never made to pay salaries or fees for consultants, secretaries or other clerical type help.

Grant Amount: Grant amounts will be determined on a project-by-project basis.

Eligibility: To be eligible, applicants must be considered a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Due Date: July 15, 2017

For more information, visit: http://www.cwf-inc.org/grantseekers/overview

 


Jul 15 2017

American Legion Child Welfare Foundation Announces Funding for Information Dissemination about Best and Promising Practices

The American Legion Child Welfare Foundation supports organizations that contribute to the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual welfare of children. The foundation awards grants for the dissemination of information about new and innovative programs designed to benefit youth or information already possessed by well-established organizations.

Grant Amount: Grant amounts will be determined on a project-by-project basis.

Eligibility: To be eligible, applicants must be considered a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Projects must have the potential for helping American children in a large geographic area (i.e., more than one state).

Due Date:  July 15, 2017

For more information, visit: http://www.cwf-inc.org/grantseekers/overview

 


Sep 30 2017

P. Buckley Moss Foundation Accepting Applications for Arts-Integrated Education Programs

The mission of the P. Buckley Moss Foundation for Children's Education is to promote the integration of the arts into all educational programs, with a focus on children who learn in different ways. The Moss Foundation was created and initially funded in 1995 by the P. Buckley Moss Society, an organization of over fifteen thousand members worldwide. The society's local chapters use creative fundraisers to support charitable projects within their communities.

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. Grants will be awarded to new or evolving programs that integrate the arts into educational programming. The purpose of the program is to assist teachers who wish to establish an effective learning tool that uses the arts in teaching children.

Grant Amount: Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded.

Eligibility: Schools serving all children (including students who learn differently) at the pre-K-12 level are eligible to apply.

Due Date:  September 30, 2017

For more information, visit: http://www.mossfoundation.org/

 


Dec 31 2017

A Little Hope Offering Youth Bereavement Support Service Grants

A Little HOPE supports services and grief counseling to children and teens who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or loved one. To be considered, applicants must e-mail (no telephone calls) the name of their programs, website address, names of their executive director and program director, and location of the program. No other information is needed or will be processed. Strong preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate a commitment to the use of community-trained volunteers.

Grant Amount: Grant amounts are based on scope and budge of project.

Eligibility: Grant applications are by invitation only and are sent to potential grant recipients during October of each year.

Due Date: Applications accepting on an ongoing basis.

For more information, visit: http://www.alittlehope.org/granting

 


Dec 31 2017

A Little HOPE Announces Availability of Funds for Youth Bereavement Support Services Grants

A Little HOPE supports organizations that provide bereavement support services and grief counseling to children and teens who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or loved one. To be considered, applicants must email (no telephone calls) the name of their program, website address, names of their executive director and program director, and location of the program. No other information is needed or will be processed. Strong preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate a commitment to the use of community=trained volunteers.

Grant Amount: Grant award amounts are based on the scope and budget of the project.

Eligibility: Upon review of introductory email, selected applicants will be invited to submit a complete application.

Due Date: Introductory emails are accepted year-round.

For more information, visit: http://www.alittlehope.org/granting

 


Dec 31 2017

Voya Foundation Accepting Applications for Financial Resilience Programs

Voya Foundation’s mission is to improve the quality of life in communities where Voya Financial® operates and its employees and customers live. Voya Foundation grants are focused on Financial Resilience. The Foundation works to ensure that youth are equipped with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) expertise and financial knowledge necessary to compete in the 21st century workforce and make smart financial decisions that lead to a secure retirement.

The Foundation supports organizations that:

1.Provide innovative and experiential K-8 STEM learning opportunities to promote an early interest in STEM career fields, and improve teachers’ capabilities in STEM; or

2.Provide financial education curriculum to grade 9-12 students focused on navigating major financial milestones including student debt, credit, home ownership, financial products and services/financial capability, and family needs

Grant Amount: Grant amounts not specified.

Eligibility: Eligible organizations include:

•Must be an organization recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as tax-exempt under 501(c)(3) or 509(a)(1, 2 or 3) of the Internal Revenue Code or as an instrumentality of a federal, state or local government as provided by Section 170(c)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code.

•May be a program, subject to compliance pre-clearance (PARC/Pay-to-Play Considerations), that operates under a religious organization or house of worship’s employer identification number (EIN) provided it does not discriminate on the basis of faith.

•May be an organization with an advocacy wing that performs services for the greater good (subject to preclearance with External Affairs and Corporate Communications from a reputational  perspective).

•May be an international organization if it has a U.S. location and is a 501(c)(3) organization

Due Date: Grant requests are reviewed throughout the year.

 

For more information, visit: http://corporate.voya.com/corporate-responsibility/investing-communities/voya-foundation-grantsvoya-foundation-grants