Robert Kerr Foundation’s Grant: Improving the Lives of Children and Homeless

Deadline: 30 September 2018 The Robert Kerr Foundation is seeking Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for its Grant program to address basic and urgent needs to improve the lives of children and the homeless. The Robert Kerr Foundation supports programming for both children and the homeless, without advocating one particular cause over another. Their entry point in giving is very purposeful and specific. Through its current mandate, the Foundation endeavours to address critical gaps in service provision … [Read more...]

A B Charitable Trust: Supporting Charities Registered in United Kingdom

Deadline: 30 November 2018 A B Charitable Trust is currently accepting appliations for its grant program to support charities working where human dignity is imperilled and where there are opportunities for human dignity to be affirmed. ABCT supports charities that defend human rights and promote respect for vulnerable individuals whatever their circumstances. Focus Areas Applications are particularly welcomed from charities working to support: migrants, refugees and asylum seekers … [Read more...]

CJRF: Making Grants for Social Justice Approaches to Climate Change Adaptation

Deadline: 21 December 2018 The Climate Justice Resilience Fund is seeking applications to make grants for community-led, social justice approaches to climate change adaptation and resilience-building. CJRF gives grants to women, youth, and indigenous peoples to create and share their own solutions for resilience. For its initial grantmaking, the CJRF will focus on three regions where climate change is already affecting landscapes and livelihoods: East Africa, the Bay of Bengal, and the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Growthpoint’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Growthpoint is accepting applications for its funding program to impact the lives of the previously disadvantaged and marginalised groups by creating opportunities for them to thrive, through education and skills development. They are also focused on supporting education across South Africa because they believe that partnerships with educators will yield positive results towards their common vision of building a better life for all. Executive management can approve ad … [Read more...]

The Dunhill Medical Trust: Seeking Proposals for Home Adaptation Grants Program

Deadline: 9 November 2018 The Dunhill Medical Trust is delighted to be working with Care & Repair England has launched a Home Adaptation Grants Program. Care & Repair England, a national charitable organisation set up in 1986 to improve the homes and living conditions of older people, aims to forge new partnerships and stimulate fresh research in the health/ housing/ ageing field by bringing together leading researchers and key stakeholders and is supporting clusters of researchers and … [Read more...]

Apply for Comic Relief’s ‘Safe Place To Be: Preventing Homelessness and Insecure Shelter’ Program!

Deadline: 1 October 2018 Comic Relief has launched its funding opportunity that focussed on preventing homelessness and insecure shelter. Comic Relief believes that for people to build happy and productive lives they need access not only to basic housing, but the ability to create a home in which they feel safe and secure.  Homelessness is a global issue and a human-made disaster. Comic Relief also want to work with amazing organisations who are driving programmes which aim to break the cycle … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2018 UN-Habitat Scroll of Honour Award!

Deadline: 28 August 2018 Nominations are open for UN-Habitat Scroll of Honour Award to promote socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements development and the achievement of adequate shelter for all. The award, a plaque engraved with the name of the winner, will be presented during the Global Observance of World Habitat Day on 1 October 2018. The UN-Habitat Scroll of Honour award was launched in 1989 and is one of the most prestigious human settlements award in the world. It … [Read more...]

Jewish Helping Hands: Seeking Applications for Tikkun Olam Grant Program

Deadline: 14 September 2018 Jewish Helping Hands is seeking applications for its Tikkun Olam Grant program to advance their goal of inspiring and supporting tzedakah, justice and righteousness, throughout the world. The goal is to help vulnerable populations in the United States and abroad through a variety of programs focused on economic development and social empowerment, with a particular focus on those demographics that have been overlooked and/or marginalized. The objective is to promote … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Seeking Proposals for Documenting Human Migrations Program

Deadline: 3 October 2018 The National Geographic Society is seeking proposals for a program entitled “Documenting Human Migrations” to support impactful projects that – through education or storytelling – seek to increase understanding of and acceptance of migrants and migrant communities. These migrations are challenging social bonds and resource allocations across the world, motivating political agendas and potential backlash, but also creating new and dynamic multicultural communities. … [Read more...]

2018 Call for Proposals: ‘NEVER ALONE’-Towards Life Autonomy for Foreign Children and Young People who Arrive in Italy

Deadline: 7 September 2018 The Italian Foundations Fondazione Cariplo, Compagnia di San Paolo, Fondazione CON IL SUD, Enel Cuore, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Torino, Cassa di Risparmio di Cuneo, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo, Fondazione Monte dei Paschi di Siena and Fondazione Peppino Vismara have published the 2018 call for proposals “NEVER ALONE: Towards life autonomy for foreign children and young people who arrive in Italy alone”. This call for proposals focuses on … [Read more...]

Sisters of Charity Foundation: Inviting Applications for Community Grants Program

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Sisters of Charity Foundation is inviting applications for Community Grants Program with an aim to help groups who make a huge difference for those in need, but struggle to find funding through other avenues. The Sisters of Charity Foundation grants funds to hundreds of small organisations nationally that provide valuable community services to break down social isolation and alleviate the impact of poverty on individuals and families. Across Australia the Sisters … [Read more...]

USDA/RHS: Seeking Applications for Housing Preservation Grant (HPG) Programme

Deadline: 9 August 2018 The Rural Housing Service (RHS), an Agency within Rural Development has announced a competitive applications under its Housing Preservation Grant (HPG) program. The HPG program is a grant program, authorized under 42 U.S.C. 1490m and implemented at 7 CFR part 1944, subpart N, which provides qualified public agencies, private non-profit organizations including, but not limited to, Faith-Based and neighborhood partnerships, and other eligible entities, grant funds to … [Read more...]

Help the Homeless: Supporting Homeless Charities in UK

Deadline: 15 September 2018 Help The Homeless is accepting applications from small and medium-sized charitable organisations for its grant program with an aim to help homeless people return to the community and enabling them to resume a normal life. Help The Homeless is a cost efficient charity with very small overheads, and so able to distribute a large proportion of their funds to the organisations nationwide that helps some of the UK's most disadvantaged people. Funding Information Help … [Read more...]

Mercy Foundation Call for EOIs: 2018 Grants to End Homelessness Program in Australia

Deadline: 9 August 2018 The Mercy Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its 2018 Grants to End Homelessness program. The Mercy Foundation acknowledges that the majority of people experiencing homelessness in Australia do not have high or complex needs. They simply need access to affordable housing and few, if any, supports may be required. Grant Information These will generally be larger grants (up to $50,000 for any one year) with grants likely to be averaging $20,000 – … [Read more...]

Social Investment Grants Program: Building Resilience in People Experiencing Homelessness or Domestic Abuse

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Community Sector Banking is currently inviting applications for its Social Investment Grants Program which are administered and dispersed through Bendigo Bank’s Community Enterprise Foundation, in partnership with Community Sector Banking. The theme of these grants are "Building resilience and capability in people experiencing homelessness or domestic abuse." Funding Information A total grant pool of $300,000 is available in 2018. Applications can be made … [Read more...]

Help the Homeless Grant: Helping Homeless People in UK

Deadline: 15 June 2018 Help The Homeless is accepting applications from small and medium-sized charitable organisations for its grant program with an aim to help homeless people return to the community and enabling them to resume a normal life. Help The Homeless is a cost efficient charity with very small overheads, and so is able to distribute a large proportion of its funds to the wide range of organisations nationwide that help some of the UK’s most disadvantaged people. Funding … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: 2018 NGO Programs Benefiting Asylum Seekers and Vulnerable Migrants from Venezuela

Deadline: 16 April 2018 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from eligible organizations for its “2018 NGO programs benefiting asylum seekers and vulnerable migrants from Venezuela”. PRM seeks proposals that fill critical gaps in humanitarian assistance and local integration support for particularly vulnerable asylum seekers and migrants, including women, children, and indigenous populations, and disabled and elderly … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees and Displaced Persons in the Western Balkans

Deadline: 28 March 2018 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for its 2018 NGO Programs benefiting refugees and displaced persons in the Western Balkans. Funding Priorities Proposed activities should primarily support refugees and persons displaced from armed conflict in the Western Balkans now residing in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, or Serbia, and returnees in Kosovo. Because of … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The Embassy of Japan in the Republic of Zambia is seeking applications for its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects programme to support various development and human security projects at the grassroots level, proposed by non-governmental Organisations (NGOs), local government bodies, and other non-profit associations, by providing them with a relatively small amount of funding of not more than 10 million Japanese Yen (approximately 90,000 USD). In … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program

Deadline: 17 April 2018 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is seeking applications for its program entitled “Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program” to learn how communities can successfully approach the goal of preventing and ending youth homelessness by building comprehensive systems of care for young people rather than implementing individual or unconnected projects that serve this population. The goal of the YHDP is to support up to 11 communities, at least 5 of which … [Read more...]