Archive for February, 2012

Annie’s Gardening Grant

DATE February 22, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Annie’s Homegrown offers up to $250 to community gardens, school gardens, and other educational programs that connect children directly to gardening. Funds may be used to buy gardening tools, seeds, or other needed supplies. Eligible applicants include K-12 schools and nonprofits. Due:  February 29, 2012 Website:

H2O for Life

DATE February 10, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Are you looking to raise awareness about the global water crisis with your students? H2O for Life provides a transformational  service-learning opportunity for students, youth groups, and others to partner  with a school in a developing country that desperately  needs WAter, Sanitation  and Hygiene education (WASH in Schools  Initiative). Through service-learning, donor partners study the […]

Need money to help support your 2012 GYSD Project?

DATE February 10, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Deadline:  March 5 The MCSC and The LEAGUE Michigan, with support from Youth Service America and the Corporation for National and Community Service, are awarding mini-grants to Michigan organizations who wish to host volunteer service projects engaging youth as part of the 2012 GYSD, April 20-22, 2012. All proposed service projects must occur on or […]

Special Olympics Project Unify Grants

DATE February 10, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Deadline: Rolling through May 31 The goal of Project UNIFY is to activate youth around the country to develop school communities where all young people are agents of change – fostering respect, dignity, and advocacy with and for people with intellectual disabilities by utilizing the programs and initiatives of Special Olympics. To be eligible, you […]

State Farm Youth Advisory Board Grants

DATE February 10, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Deadline:  May 4 If you are involved with an organization or school and have a great idea for a service-learning project to impact student achievement in YOUR community, apply for a State Farm YAB National Grant. The State Farm Youth Advisory Board is currently accepting applications for service-learning projects between $25,000 and $100,000 that address […]

KaBOOM! Let’s Play Maintenance Grants

DATE February 10, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Deadline:  February 27 Thanks to generous support from Dr Pepper Snapple Group, KaBOOM! will be awarding grants of $750 each to communities this year who wish to make their playgrounds cleaner, safer and more inviting. The Let’s Play Spruce grants are designed to reward communities that have maintained and spruced their playspaces since their playground […]

KaBOOM! Let’s Play Community Construction Grants

DATE February 10, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Deadline: March 16 Dr Pepper Snapple & KaBOOM! are excited to offer $15,000 Let’s Play Playground Construction Grants to qualifying organizations within the U.S. wishing to build brand new playgrounds using the KaBOOM! community-build model. Grantees will plan their project, and share best practices and challenges through the KaBOOM! website. For more information on eligibility […]