Archive for November, 2012

Community Foods Projects Competitive Grant Program

DATE November 18, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

The Community Food Projects competitive grants program supports projects designed to meet the food needs of low-income people; increase the self-reliance of communities in providing for their own food needs; promote comprehensive responses to local food, farm, and nutrition issues; and meet specific state, local, or neighborhood food and agriculture needs. The deadline to submit […]

KaBOOM! Spruce Project Grants

DATE November 18, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

The Dr. Pepper Snapple Group will be distributing $750 grants to 100 different playground spruce-up projects. Organize your friends, clean up a playground, and you can become eligible for a $750 grant. Don’t think you can organize in time? The grant is part of the Let’s Play initiative to get kids and families active nationwide. […]

Recreational Grants for Golf Programs

DATE November 18, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

The United States Golf Association (USGA) and the National Alliance for Accessible Golf have teamed up to provide grants that encourage increased accessibility for golfers with disabilities. These grants will support organizations that introduce the game of golf to people who otherwise would not have the opportunity — specifically kids from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. To […]

Ways You Can Help in the Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

DATE November 2, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

The devastation left behind by Hurricane Sandy is still being assessed, but there are several ways you can help those affected by storm. You can volunteer, give blood, or contribute cash donations. Find links to recommended organizations to volunteer with and donate to at