Archive for December, 2012

Youth Garden Grants

DATE December 3, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Deadline: December 3 Schools, youth groups, community centers, camps, clubs, treatment facilities, and inter-generational groups throughout the United States are eligible. Applicants must plan to garden with at least 15 children between the ages of 3 and 18 years. 100 grants are available. 5 winners will receive $1,000 gift cards, and 95 winners will receive […]

Architecture for Humanity Guerrilla Green Sustainable Showdown

DATE December 3, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Deadline: December 3 The Guerrilla Green Sustainable Showdown invites teams of middle and high school students across the U.S. to bring innovative green solutions to their school buildings, outdoor spaces, and activities. 8 teams with the best ideas will win $1,000; the 4 teams that best implement their project will win an additional $2,000; and […]

Do Something Seed Grants

DATE December 3, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Do Something Seed Grants of $500 are given out every week to help young people who are working to start community action projects and programs. These grants can be used towards project ideas and programs that are just getting started, or to help bring ideas into realization. These grants can also be used towards projects […]

Robert and Joan Dircks Foundation

DATE December 3, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

The Robert and Joan Dircks Foundation grants focus on programs and projects that provide opportunities to children and individuals who are physically, mentally or economically disadvantaged. The foundation concentrates on small non-profit organizations that provide programs and projects that prevent or solve problems, rather than meet basic needs. The deadline to submit applications is rolling. […]

National Endowment for the Arts “Our Town” Grant

DATE December 3, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) works to improve the lives of America’s citizens in many ways. Communities across the nation are leveraging the arts and engaging design to make their communities more livable with enhanced quality of life, increased creative activity, a distinct sense of place, and vibrant local economies that together capitalize […]