Visual Arts and Crafts Grants Currently Available

Here are this week’s highlighted foundations and grants. This week’s focus? Visual arts and crafts grants! 

Please note: this post is part of the MPS Grants archives. Funding opportunities are consistently changing. Please visit the links for the most current information about these grants and their deadlines or feel free to contact us with any questions. We wish you the best of luck finding funding for your project!

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1) Artfully Reimagined: Reimagine It Grants
  • Artfully Reimagined's mission is to help the planet through the creation of new repurposed works using sustainable impact materials and production.
  • Artfully Reimagined's ReimagineIt Grants are made directly to individual artists to help launch or support careers in repurposed art.  These mini-grants are awarded to a limited number of artists who are working with found, reclaimed, recycled, repurposed, vintage, or up-cycled objects.
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years...
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Health and Physical Education Grants Currently Available

Here are this week’s highlighted foundations and grants. This week’s focus? Health and physical education for youth!

Please note: this post is part of the MPS Grants archives. Funding opportunities are consistently changing. Please visit the links for the most current information about these grants and their deadlines or feel free to contact us with any questions. We wish you the best of luck finding funding for your project!

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1) The Foundation for Global Sports Development
  • The Foundation for Global Sports Development (GSD) aids the sports community by delivering and supporting initiatives that promote fair play, education, and the physical and developmental benefits of sports for youth around the world.
  • The Foundation gives special attention to groups and communities that are most in need or most underserved by current programs.  
  • The Foundation provides grants to:
    • nonprofit organizations...
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After-School Program Grants Currently Available

Here are this week’s highlighted foundations and grants. This week’s focus? After-school program grants! 

Please note: this post is part of the MPS Grants archives. Funding opportunities are consistently changing. Please visit the links for the most current information about these grants and their deadlines or feel free to contact us with any questions. We wish you the best of luck finding funding for your project!
 
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1) Charles Lafitte Foundation 
  • The Charles Lafitte Foundation's mission is to support nonprofit organizations throughout the country as they develop innovative and effective approaches to helping people help themselves and others achieve healthy, satisfying, and enriched lives.
  • The Foundation supports the program areas of education, children's advocacy, medical research and initiatives, and the arts. 
  • In regards to children's advocacy, the...
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Teacher and Faculty Development Grants Currently Available

Here are this week’s highlighted foundations and grants. This week’s focus? Teacher and faculty development grants! 

Please note: this post is part of the MPS Grants archives. Funding opportunities are consistently changing. Please visit the links for the most current information about these grants and their deadlines or feel free to contact us with any questions. We wish you the best of luck finding funding for your project! 

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1) Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program
  • The Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program provides a unique professional development opportunity for accomplished K-12 educators. Administered by the U.S. Department of Energy, the program allows educators in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) to serve in the national education arena.
  • Fellows will spend 11 months working in a Federal...
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Marine Issue Grants Currently Available

Here are this week’s highlighted foundations and grants. This week’s focus? Marine issues! 

Please note: this post is part of the MPS Grants archives. Funding opportunities are consistently changing. Please visit the links for the most current information about these grants and their deadlines or feel free to contact us with any questions. We wish you the best of luck finding funding for your project!
 
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1) Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation
  • The Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation's mission is to assist programs that are designed to strengthen and improve the quality of life in communities served by the cruise industry.
  • The Foundation's areas of emphasis include:
    • Civic and Community Development
    • Educational Assistance and Training Programs
    • Public Health Programs
    • Environmental Preservation Programs
  • All applicants will need to complete an online application, which must...
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5 Things You Should Know about Foundation Grants

Running a nonprofit is a difficult and time-consuming occupation. Unfortunately, one of the main difficulties your team will encounter can sometimes be money. Yes, money - that dreaded word which causes undue stress to all organizations from time to time. Thankfully, there are resources available to nonprofits that can help supplement your yearly cash flow. One common resource would be a foundation grant.

Here are five things you should know about foundation grants.
  1. What a foundation is
    A foundation - as defined by the Council on Foundation - is a group that supports charitable activities by making grants to unrelated organizations, institutions, or individuals. The grants they provide are primarily for nonprofit organizations. However, when looking into possible grants, it’s important to understand the differences between the two types of foundations: private and public.
  2. How a private foundation works
    A private foundation provides grant money through a family,...
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