The primary focus of this Grant Opportunities list is on 'community-friendly'
grants; i.e., those grants that organizations and special interest groups in small, underserved, struggling rural communities have a reasonable chance of competing for on a level playing field.



 Title: Funding for Second Chances to Children & Young Adults in Crisis
 Agency: Joey Logano Foundation
 Deadline: December 17, 2017
 URL:

https://joeyloganofoundation.com/2018-grant-application/



 Title: Funding for Rescue and Care for Domestic Animals and Wildlife
 Agency: Gus Hawthorne Foundation
 Deadline: February 15, 2018
 URL:

http://gushawthornefoundation.org/index.php?pr=Home_Page



 Title: Funds to Assist Disadvantaged Populations & Underserved Communities
 Agency: MAXIMUS Foundation
 Deadline: January 31, 2018
 URL:

http://www.maximus.com/corporate-citizenship/maximus-foundation/grant-application



 Title: The American Dream Literacy Initiative
 Agency: American Library Association (ALA)
 Deadline: January 1, 2018
 URL:

https://apply.ala.org/americandream2018/



 Title: Small Community-Based Grants
 Agency: Clif Bar Family Foundation
 Deadline: February 1, 2018
 URL:

http://clifbarfamilyfoundation.org/grants-programs/small-grants



 Title: Community Facilities Programs
 Agency: Rural Development, USDA
 Deadline: Ongoing
 URL:

https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/all-programs/community-facilities-programs



 Title: DELTA (Domestic Violence Prevention Enhancement and Leadership Through Alliances) Impact
 Agency: Centers for Disease Control (CDC), DHHS
 Deadline: January 16, 2018
 URL:

https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=297628



 Title: Small Community Air Service Development Program (SCASDP)
 Agency: U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
 Deadline: December 15, 2017
 URL:

https://www.transportation.gov/policy/aviation-policy/small-community-rural-air-service/SCASDP



 Title: Artists and Economic Development: Thriving Cultures
 Agency: Surdna Foundation
 Deadline: Ongoing
 URL:

http://www.surdna.org/what-we-fund/thriving-cultures/135-thriving-cultures/477-artists-and-economic-development.html



 Title: Accelerating Community-Centered Approaches
 Agency: Kresge Foundation
 Deadline: Ongoing
 URL:

http://kresge.org/programs/health/accelerating-community-centered-approaches



 Title: People Investing in People
 Agency: Presbyterian Committee on Self-Development of People
 Deadline: Ongoing
 URL:

 https://www.presbyterianmission.org/ministries/sdop/



 Title: Funding to Support Communities
 Agency: Corporation for National & Community Service
 Deadline: January 18, 2018
 URL:

https://www.nationalservice.gov/build-your-capacity/grants/funding-opportunities/2017/americorps-state-and-national-grants-fy-2017



 Title:  Substance Abuse Program Grant
 Agency:  Hanley Family Foundation
 Deadline:  March 31, 2018
 URL:

http://www.hanleyfamilyfoundation.org/grantmaking-procedures/



 Title:  Community Impact Grants
 Agency:  Home Depot Foundation
 Deadline:  December 31, 2017
 URL:

 https://corporate.homedepot.com/grants/community-impact-grants



 Title: Research Grants for Preventing Violence and Violence Related Injury (R01)
 Agency:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, DHHS
 Deadline:  February 12, 2018
 URL:

https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=297345



 Title: Funding to Advance Justice and Opportunity for People in Need
 Agency:  Public Welfare Foundation
 Deadline:  Ongoing for submission of online letter of inquiry
 URL:

http://www.publicwelfare.org/grants-process/submit-a-letter-of-inquiry/



 Title: Funding to Help People Recover from Substance Use Disorders
 Agency:  Hanley Family Foundation
 Deadline:  Ongoing for submission of online letter of inquiry
 URL:

http://www.hanleyfamilyfoundation.org/grantmaking-procedures/



 Title: Funding to Ensure that all Children are at or Above Reading Level by 3rd Grade
 Agency:  Mebane Charitable Foundation
 Deadline:  January 1, 2018
 URL:

http://www.mebanefoundation.com/grants/



 Title: Funding to Recognize Libraries that Create Community-Based Programs
 Agency:  Penguin Random House Foundation
 Deadline:  April 12, 2018
 URL:

http://foundation.penguinrandomhouse.com/libraryawards/guidelines-and-application/



 Title: Funding for Community Health and Wellness Programs
 Agency:  Walgreens
 Deadline:  Ongoing
URL:

https://www.walgreens.com/topic/about/community/companyguidelines.jsp



 Title: Funding for Culture, Education, Health, & Social Service Programs
 Agency:  Hearst Foundations
 Deadline:  Ongoing
 URL:

https://www.hearstfdn.org/funding-priorities/



 Title:  National School Lunch Afterschool Snack Program
 Agency:  U.S. Department of Agriculture
 Deadline:  Ongoing
 URL:

https://www.fns.usda.gov/school-meals/afterschool-snacks



Title:  Western SARE Grants
Agency:  NIFA, USDA
Deadline:  Various dates for five different programs
URL:

http://www.westernsare.org/Grants/Types-of-Grants



Title: Evidence for Action (E4A)
Agency: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information


Title: Initiatives That Promote an Equitable and Sustainable Society Funded
Agency: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Grants for Community Groups Advancing Social Justice
Agency: Presbyterian Committee on the Self-Development of People (SDOP)
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Rural Business Development Grants
Agency: Rural Development, USA
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Grants Encourage Family Literacy
Agency: Wish You Well Foundation
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Community Development & Basic Needs Grants
Agency: Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Human Services Program - Economic Self-Sufficiency
Agency: Kresge Foundation
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Women's Shelter Grants
Agency: AKC Humane Fund
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Arts and Culture Grants
Agency: The Kresge Foundation
Deadline: Inquiries Accepted on Rolling Basis
URL: More information

Title: Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health
Agency: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Deadline: Appl Accepted on a Rolling Basis
URL: More information

Title: Innovative Projects to Enhance the Development, Health, Safety, Education or Quality of Life for Children Grants
Agency: Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood
Deadline: Ltrs of Inquiry Accepted on Rolling Basis
URL: More information

Title: Technology for Social Good
Agency: JP Morgan Chase & Co
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Creating a strong future for rural America
Agency: CHS, Inc
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Youth Sports, Education, Preventative Health, Relief Efforts
Agency: Adidas Corporation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Second Chance
Agency: American Humane Association
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Thriving Cultures Program
Agency: Surdna Foundation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Empowerment Programs for the Disadvantaged
Agency: Presbyterian Mission Agency
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Golf Programs for People with Disabilities
Agency: National Alliance for Accessible Golf & USGA
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Literacy Grant Programs
Agency: Dollar General Literacy Foundation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Let?s Play Joint Use Grants
Agency: KaBoom!
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Community-Based Learning Center Grants
Agency: Microsoft Corporation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Healthy Development for Children with Disabilities
Agency: May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Developing healthy places
Agency: The Kresge Foundation
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Accelerating community-centered approaches in health
Agency: The Kresge Foundation
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Various Community Grants
Agency: U.S. Bank Foundation
Deadline: Last Business Day of March, June & September
URL: More information

Title: Sports, Youth, Health & Community Engagement
Agency: Adidas Group
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Adult Literacy Grants
Agency: Dollar General Literacy Foundation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Salad Bars for Schools
Agency: Whole Kids Foundation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: The U.S. Rural Infrastructure Opportunity Fund
Agency: USDA, CoBank & Capitol Peak Asset Management
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Funding for Rural Projects and Programs
Agency: CHS Foundation
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Agency: Food and Nutrition Service, USDA
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Education, Health, Culture, and Social Service
Agency: Hearst Foundation
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Let's Play Imagination Playground Grant
Agency: KaBOOM!
Deadline: Rolling Monthly Deadlines
URL: More information

Title: Grants to Address Vital Community Needs and Issues
Agency: Wells Fargo
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Criminal Justice, Juvenile Justice and Workers? Rights Grants
Agency: Public Welfare Foundation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Golf Programs for People with Disabilities
Agency: National Alliance for Accessible Golf and United States Golf Association (USGA)
Deadline: Rolling
URL: More information

Title: Community Building Grants
Agency: Singing for Change
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Thriving Cultures Program
Agency: Surdna Foundation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Support for Organizations Assisting Low-Income Communities
Agency: Kresge Foundation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Healthy Development for Children with Disabilities
Agency: May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Community Playground Grants
Agency: KaBOOM!
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Sustainable Development Program
Agency: Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: Charitable Giving
Agency: NorthWestern Energy
Deadline: Ongoing
URL: More information

Title: SpayNeuter Grant Program
Agency: PetSmart Charities, Inc
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Safe Places to Play Grants
Agency: U.S. Soccer Foundation
Deadline: Rolling Basis
URL: More information

Title: Health, Education, Human Services and Community Affairs Grants
Agency: RGK Foundation
Deadline: Rolling Basis
URL: More information

Title: Community Grants
Agency: The Safeway Foundation
Deadline: Rolling Basis
URL: More information

Title: Various Environmental Grants and Financial Literacy Grants
Agency: Cornell Douglas Foundation
Deadline: Rolling Basis
URL: More information

Title: Arts, Culture and Humanities; Education; Environment; Health/Medical;
Agency: Kettering Family Foundation
Deadline: Rolling Basis
URL: More information

Title: Arts and Culture Grants
Agency: The Kresge Foundation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information

Title: Support for Organizations Assisting Low-Income Communities
Agency: The Kresge Foundation
Deadline: Open
URL: More information