ACB Funding Opportunities


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13th Surrogate Parenting $15,000 The Foundation’s Relatives as Parents Program provides support for the creation or expansion of services for grandparents and other relatives who have taken on the responsibility of surrogate parenting when the biological parents are unable to do so. Funded programs must include supportive services to relative caregivers and the children they are raising, with emphasis on families that are not in the formal foster care system. Programs must also include regular ongoing support, and educational or social groups for relative caregivers and the children in their care. The Brookdale Foundation Group
21st Youth Conservation Education & Employment $30,000-$150,000 The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), in cooperation with its partners, is offering an initiative to connect youth to the outdoors by providing support for conservation education and employment programs. This initiative, Developing the Next Generation of Conservationists, supports organizations that are creating innovative educational opportunities and job experiences for youth and young adults. These opportunities encourage young people, particularly urban, tribal, and minority youth, to engage with the natural world and discover career opportunities available in conservation. The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
22nd Youth Education and Computers $50,000 The Foundation seeks to harness the collective power of the interactive entertainment industry to create positive social impact. Grants of up to $50,000 are provided to nonprofit organizations for programs that serve youth ages 7 to 18. Funded programs and services should utilize technology or computer and video games to educate America's youth and young adults. Programs must be available nationwide, or reach at least two or more states. Entertainment Software Association Foundation
30th Sports $1,000 Target supports nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies, with emphasis on the communities where the company's stores are located. Target Youth Soccer Grants offer support for player registration fees, player and field equipment, and training and professional development for volunteer coaches. Target
1st Women & Girls Programs $2,000 The Foundation supports projects that are designed and implemented by women and girls, reflect the diversity of the community served by the project, and promote building community power. Priority is given to organizations that have limited financial access or have encountered obstacles in their search for funding. The Foundation provides grants of up to $2,000 to nonprofit organizations with annual budgets of $75,000 or less. Open Meadows Foundation
2nd Multiple Undisclosed The Foundation’s areas of interest include hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority is given to organizations that help needy families transition from poverty to self-sufficiency. Requests are reviewed two times per year. Big Lots Foundation
15th Long-Term Trauma & Grief Support $50,000 Support will be provided to nonprofit community-based organizations providing long-term trauma and grief support to those in geographic areas impacted by major weather disasters in 2017, including Hurricanes Harvey, Maria, and Irma, and the California wildfires, as well as significant human-made tragedies that have occurred in Parkland, FL; Las Vegas, NV; and Sutherland Springs, TX. Types of organizations eligible to apply include community centers, affordable housing programs, early childhood education and care programs, youth and family programs, etc. Applicants must have experience with trauma-informed care or grief services. Alliance for Strong Families and Communities and the New York Life Insurance Company
1st Fitness $500-$1,000 The Kids Run the Nation Fund, an initiative of the RRCA, supports nonprofit organizations and schools in the U.S. that are interested in implementing or currently have a youth running program. Grants of $500 to $1,000 are provided to running clubs and other nonprofit organizations such as parent booster clubs, PTAs, etc. Elementary and middle schools that provide organized after-school running programs are also eligible to apply. Road Runners Club of America
1st Youth Education $20,000 - $75,000 The Foundation's primary funding priority is youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics; the environment; job training; and literacy. The American Honda Foundation
24th Community Projects $2,000-$100,000 The Foundation’s Community Partners grant program supports nonprofit organizations and local municipalities undertaking high-need projects such as building renovations and upgrades, grounds improvements, technology upgrades, and safety improvements. Lowe's Foundation

These grants have rolling deadlines
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Multiple Unspecified The purpose of this program is to help communities address economic and social challenges and to navigate the complex global economy. JPMorgan Chase Foundation
Multiple Unspecified The purpose of this program is to support charitable organizations working to make a lasting difference in the lives of United States armed forces members and their families.  Efforts that address mpoverished families and children in underserved communities and support for civic/safety organizations or local community events and organizations that promote inclusion will also be considered. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Foundation
Education $100,000

The purpose of this program is to support high-performing alternative education models in anticipation that their successful strategies will become common practice in all schools. The focus of this program is educational reform and supporting academic programs throughout the country that offer families alternatives to underperforming public schools.
Letters of inquiry must be submitted online at

The Louis Calder Foundation
  Donated Goods The purpose of this program is to support charitable organizations by providing them with donated goods that they in turn provide to people in need. Awarded goods must be given to the ill, needy, or youth populations that the applicant organization serves, or to assist in the administration of the applicant's projects. Examples of goods are electronics and office items, mattresses, clothing, toys. Good360
Organic Agriculture Unspecified

The purpose of this program is to support and promote the growth of organic and sustainable agriculture. The program will fund projects that include researching, developing, teaching, or promoting organic agriculture.

Simply Organic
Contact Program Staff for application

(800) 437-3301

Multiple Unspecified The purpose of this program is to create positive change in the communities where the Carnival brands operate through empowering youth, enhancing education, and strengthening families. Carnival Foundation
Sports and Leadership $1,000-$5,000 The purpose of this program is to support young people by engaging them in sports-related activities that promote active and healthy lifestyles as well as leadership and growth opportunities. LIDS Foundation
Family Literacy $2,000-$10,000 The focus of the Foundation is on the development and expansion of new and existing literacy and educational programs. Wish You Well Foundation

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