Home Depot Foundation: Seeking Applications for Community Impact Grant Program in United States

Deadline: 31 December 2018 Home Depot Foundation is seeking applications for its Community Impact Grant Program to offer grant awards up to $5,000 to 501c designated organizations (recognized and in good standing with the IRS for a minimum of one year) and tax-exempt public service agencies in the U.S. that are using the power of volunteers to improve the community. The items below should be considered before submitting an application: POPULATION SERVED The Home Depot Foundation … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Concept Notes: Inviting National NGOs for Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Afghanistan

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in collaboration with National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA) is seeking concept notes for its Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Afghanistan. The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) provides nongovernmental and community-based organizations (NGOs/CBOs) with grants to enable them to tackle global environmental challenges while addressing local sustainable development needs. SGP is a GEF … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Namibia: Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects

Deadline: 13 April 2018 The Embassy of Japan in Namibia is seeking applications for its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) with an aim to bring a direct and immediate impact on the well-being of disadvantaged communities at a grass-roots level by supporting relatively small development projects to be implemented by Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs). The Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) was first introduced as the Small Scale Grant … [Read more...]

Patagonia: Inviting Applicants for Japan Grants Program

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Patagonia is inviting applicants for its Japan Grants Program to support small groups that work directly at grassroots and have groups working on multiple campaigns trying to protect / restore the natural environment. Patagonia supports community-based groups trying to preserve the habitats of the remaining creatures in the community, and we are working on a community-based group that supports one community-based tree in the forest, tributaries in the forest, wildlife … [Read more...]

AIDS United: Seeking LOIs for Sector Transformation Initiative!

Deadline: 14 March 2018 AIDS United is currently seeking letters of inquiry for its Sector Transformation Initiative. With advances in HIV prevention and treatment, shifts in government and private funding priorities, and implementation of health care reform, organizations – particularly many community-based and culturally-specific organizations – around the country are encountering both opportunities and challenges to sustaining critical services addressing HIV and AIDS in their communities. … [Read more...]

Foundation Beyond Belief: Seeking LOIs for Compassionate Impact Grant Program 2018

Deadline: 23 February 2018 The Foundation Beyond Belief (FBB) is seeking letters of intent for its Compassionate Impact Grant program 2018 with an aim to unite the humanist community in charitable and volunteer efforts, and to advocate for compassionate action throughout the world. This is an open, competitive process and will assess applicants on their ability to provide evidence-driven, innovative solutions that reach underserved communities. The key program requirements are: … [Read more...]

MISFA Call for Proposals: Capacity Building Fund (B) Systems Strengthening Window

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan has received a grant from the International Development Association (IDA) for the Access to Finance Project. MISFA is responsible for implementation of Component-1 of the project (Improving access to financial services for micro and small enterprises) and intends to apply part of the proceeds of the grant for a Capacity Building Fund with the aim to improve access to financial services in Afghanistan. The main objective of the … [Read more...]

FOM’s Spring 2018 Community Grant: Inviting Mongolia Based Volunteers and Community Organizations

Deadline: 1 April 2018 Friends of Mongolia (FOM) has announced Spring 2018 Community Grant application which is open to Mongolia Based Volunteers and Community Organizations. The Friends of Mongolia Community Development Grant program provides financing for small community-based projects in Mongolia and the United States that further education, cultural exchange, and community development between both countries. These grants provide a small amount of funding that can go a long way do to things … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Cote d Ivoire: Seeking Applications for Julia Taft Refugee Fund 2018

Deadline: 15 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy Abidjan in collaboration with the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) has announced proposals via the Julia Taft Refugee Fund from potential partners working in the area of refugees’ protection in Côte d’Ivoire. The support is meant to meet low-cost gaps in refugee protection and assistance. Similarly, the intent of this initiative is to provide U.S. Ambassadors with the means to respond to critical gaps that have not been addressed … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Ghana: Seeking Applications for Ambassador’s Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 June 2018 U.S. Embassy in Ghana is seeking applications for its Ambassador’s Small Grants Program to provide assistance to small community-led projects that promise to have an immediate impact. Grant Information The maximum grant is $12,000, converted to cedis at the prevailing exchange rate. However, very few projects are funded at that amount. Projects typically range between US$1,000 and $10,000. Types of Projects Construction Architectural Conservation … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Tanzania: Seeking Applications for Ambassador’s Special Self Help Fund

Deadline: 31 March 2018 U.S. Embassy in Tanzania is seeking applications for its Ambassador’s Special Self Help Fund (ASSHF) to assist Tanzanian community groups to develop lasting, self-sustaining projects that benefit entire communities. 2018 ASSHF awards will focus on women and girls’ empowerment and will prioritize related projects. Successful ASSHF projects may address income generation, education, environmental issues, health and hygiene or other topics which benefit women and girls in … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Botswana: Ambassador’s Special Self Help Program

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Gaborone, Botswana has announced an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out projects through the Ambassador’s Special Self Help (ASSH) Program. The Ambassador’s Self Help Fund in Botswana provides grants to assist small-scale community development projects that improve basic economic or social conditions at the village level. The objective of the fund is to encourage self-reliance within local communities and to further … [Read more...]

EPIM Call for Proposals: Advising Long-Term EU Funding on Migrant Inclusion and Community Cohesion

Deadline: 16 March 2018 The European Programme for Integration and Migration (EPIM) is seeking proposals for its program entitled “Advising Long-Term EU Funding on Migrant Inclusion and Community Cohesion”. Civil society’s experience with successful and promising inclusion policy and practices across Europe, as well as their experience with EU funding, can support these processes with valuable input for more efficient and impactful EU funding. With this call for proposals, EPIM will support … [Read more...]

Walmart Foundation: Apply for Community Grants Program 2018

Deadline: 31 December 2018 Walmart Foundation is seeking applications for its Community Grant Program 2018 which will support the needs of the communities by providing grants to local organizations. The Walmart Foundation meets the needs of the under-served by directing charitable giving toward its core areas of focus: Opportunity, Sustainability and Community Funding Information Awarded grants range from $250 to $5,000. Funding Areas There are 8 areas of funding for which an … [Read more...]

Aziz Foundation’s Grant: Supporting Charitable Activities in United Kingdom

Deadline: 4 May 2018 The Aziz Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to support charitable activities, usually to registered charities or charitable community groups, but sometimes to other bodies or individuals authorised by Board of Trustees. The focus of the foundation’s work is to identify and address the challenges faced by disadvantaged communities; developing new leadership from within these communities, and enabling them to participate positively in wider … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GAGP)

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The Embassy of Japan in Bosnia and Herzegovina is seeking application for its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GAGP) to focus on supporting local communities and people more directly in order to respond to the basic human needs. Under the GAGP, grants are provided to public institutions (municipalities and municipal public companies, etc.), primary schools, primary health care centers or NGOs which carry out relatively small scale … [Read more...]

Applications Open for the French-German Incubation Program for West Africa!

Deadline: 16 February 2018 The Goethe Institut and the Institut Français is now inviting applications for the French-German incubation program for West Africa. It is a 12-month intensive networking and qualification programme. The programme consists of local and regional workshops, mentoring by some of the best African entrepreneurs in the fields of cultural, digital and social entrepreneurship, networking with leading German and French cultural, social and digital entrepreneurs. The … [Read more...]

New England Biolabs Foundation: Seeking LOIs to Foster Community-Based Conservation

Deadline: 16 March 2018 The New England Biolabs Foundation is currently seeking letter of inquiry (LOI) for its 2018 grant program to support grassroots organizations and other NGOs in selected countries in Central America, Andean South America, and West Africa and also provide grants for community-based conservation and cultural projects in coastal communities on the North Shore of Massachusetts. The Foundation’s mission is to foster community-based conservation of landscapes and … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Lesotho: Seeking Applications for 2018 Ambassador’s Special Self Help (SSH) Program

Deadline: 30 April 2018 U.S. Mission to Lesotho is seeking applications from eligible organisations for its 2018 Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) program. The Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) program is a grass-roots assistance program that allows U.S. embassies to respond quickly to local requests for small community-based development projects. This Self-help fund provides small, short-term grants (one year) to community groups that are working to improve the basic economic and … [Read more...]

First Nations Development Institute: Seeking Proposals for Native Youth and Culture Fund

Deadline: 8 March 2018 The First Nations Development Institute is seeking proposals for its program entitled “Native Youth and Culture Fund (NYCF)” to partner with tribes, Native nonprofit organizations and Native community groups working in rural and reservation-based communities seeking ways to preserve, strengthen and/or renew Native culture and tradition among youth. First Nations believes that Native youth represent the future of Native communities, and that their health and well-being … [Read more...]