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 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:  Building Bridges Grants Program
 Agency:  Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
 Deadline:  Letters of Interest Due September 8, 2017
 URL:

http://www.ddcf.org/what-we-fund/building-bridges/goals-and-strategies/building-bridges-2017-18-grants-program/?id=2651



 Title:  Youth Soccer Grants Programs
 Agency:  Target
 Deadline:  August 30, 2017
 URL:

https://corporate.target.com/corporate-responsibility/grants/youth-soccer-grants



 Title:  Grants for Buses and Bus Facilities Infrastructure Investment
 Agency:  U.S. Department of Transportation
 Deadline:  August 25, 2017
 URL:

https://www.transit.dot.gov/busgrants



 Title:  Quality of Life Grants
 Agency:  Christopher & Dana Reeves Foundation
 Deadline:  Applications accepted July 1 - August 15, 2017
 URL:

https://www.christopherreeve.org/get-support/grants-for-non-profits/application-process



 Title:  Promise Neighborhoods Program
 Agency:  U.S. Department of Education
 Deadline:  August 21, 2017
 URL:

https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2017-07-21/pdf/2017-15359.pdf



 Title:  Lowe's Toolbox for Education
 Agency:  Lowe's
 Deadline:  September 29, 2017
 URL:

http://toolboxforeducation.com/



 Title:  Funding to Support Educational Initiatives
 Agency:  The Barney Family Foundation
 Deadline:  September 30, 2017
 URL:

http://barneyfamilyfoundation.org/grants.html



Title:  Annual Grants for Programs in Rural Communities
Agency:  Foundation for Rural Service
Deadline:  September 15, 2017
URL:

http://www.frs.org/images/2017_FRS_Grant_App.pdf



Title:  Funding to Improve the Quality of Justice in State Courts
Agency:  State Justice Institute
Deadline:  November 1, 2017
URL:

http://www.sji.gov/grants/



 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