Grant News Headlines
Up to the minute current grant news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.
Umpqua Bank, a subsidiary of Umpqua Holdings Corporation (UMPQ), has announced its charitable foundation's first four grants for organizations serving Oregon and Washington State and an education...more
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded BRAIN Initiative grants to ix teams and 15 researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
President Obama launched the...more
With the 2014 Gila Valley Competitive Grant Awards courtesy of the Gila Valley Community Foundation, a special event was unveiled where Gila Valley residents gathered to participate in entertainment...more
Organizations in San Mateo County, California were allocated $7.5 million in federal grants to improve elementary literacy levels.
The Silicon Valley Community Foundation is one of seven...more
The Lancaster County Community Foundation has launched a new initiative targeting the community's white, male-dominated power structure.
The community foundation, which is known as an influential...more
Grants from the Walmart Foundation enable the purchase of two new food trucks to be used by the Community Food Bank of Central Alabama.
The two trucks will allow the food bank to distribute more...more
The Special Olympics charity, in its preparation for next summer's World Games in Los Angeles, is launching a new campaign that, according to The New York Times, will turn a red ball into a symbol of...more
President Obama calls on federal agencies to build more alliances with charities and community groups abroad and ensure that foreign governments do not "dictate the nature of U.S. assistance to civil...more
A group of funders are committing $10 million in funds over the next seven years to support nonprofits that work with youth in writing and performance arts.
The funds will be absorbed through...more