Archive for September, 2011

Project Ignition Grants Available

DATE September 21, 2011 LEAVE A COMMENT

The National Youth Leadership Council® and State Farm® are pleased to announce the availability of $2,000 Project Ignition grants for public high schools to support their students in addressing teen driver safety through service-learning. Car crashes remain the number one cause of death for adolescents. That’s a staggering statistic that young people, in partnership with [...]

Sodexo Youth Grants

DATE September 4, 2011 LEAVE A COMMENT

Deadline: September 16 YSA will award 25 Sodexo Youth Grants of $500 each to support youth-led service projects in the United States that address the issue of childhood hunger during National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week (November 13-20, 2011).  We’re looking for projects that engage your peers, friends, families, neighbors, Sodexo employees, and other community [...]

Hunger Action Month

DATE September 1, 2011 LEAVE A COMMENT

1 in 8. That’s the number of Americans who will struggle with hunger today. But equally striking is the number of meals YOU can provide with even a small donation: 3 for every dollar. Throughout Hunger Action Month, Feeding America’s nationwide network of 205 food banks are calling upon their communities to take action by giving [...]