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Home Depot Accepting Applications for Building Healthy Communities Grant Program

Home Depot Accepting Applications for Building Healthy Communities Grant Program

 

The Home Depot's Building Healthy Communities Grant Program awards grants of up to $2,500 to nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations, public schools, and tax-exempt public service agencies in the United States that are using the power of volunteers to improve the physical health of their community. Grants are made in the form of Home Depot gift cards for the purchase or tools or materials. Read more »

Award for Young Social Change Activists

Do Something Awards to Honor Young Social Change Activists

 

Since 1996, Do Something has honored some of America's best young "world-changers" (age 25 and under) with the Do Something Awards (formerly the Brick Awards).

The Do Something Award is for individuals. Partnerships or larger groups should select an individual they believe would best represent the project for the application. The applicant must be 25 or under, and must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen. Read more »

Seed money for Youth Led Projects

Powered by Service Offers Funding to Seed Youth-Led Service Projects

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Grant

Honor the Earth Seeks Funding Proposals for Building Resilience in Indigenous Communities Initiative

Honor the Earth is a native-led organization established in 1993 to address the two primary needs of the native environmental movement — the need to break the geographic and political isolation of native communities, and the need to increase financial resources for organizing and change. Read more »

2010 Budweiser Conservationist of the Year Award Nominations

Request For Proposal

 

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Invites Nominations for 2010 Budweiser Conservationist of the Year Award

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Outdoor Classroom Grant

Nature of Learning Grant Program Offers Support for Outdoor Classroom Programs

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation is accepting applications from organizations interested in initiating a Nature of Learning program in their communities. Read more »

Water Quality Research RFP

Water Environment Research Foundation Offers Funding for Water Quality Research

Grant to help combat hunger

Request For Proposal

Quaker Oats Announces New Grant Program to Help Combat Hunger

As part of its Quaker Go Project, Quaker Oats has announced a new grant program to support people working to combat hunger at the community level. Read more »

Institute for Justice and Journalism Seeks Ethnic Media Journalists for Environmental Justice Fellowships

Institute for Justice and Journalism Seeks Ethnic Media Journalists for Environmental Justice Fellowships

The USC Annenberg Institute for Justice and Journalism will award ten fellowships to ethnic media journalists to enable them to report on the complexities of urban environmental justice with clarity, depth, and context. The program is funded by the McCormick Foundation. Read more »

National Geographic & Changemakers Geotourism Innovation Competition

National Geographic and Changemakers Announce Geotourism Innovation Competition

National Geographic and Ashoka Changemakers have announced the second annual global Geotourism Challenge. This year's theme is Power of Place — Sustaining the Future of Destinations. Read more »