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Get Money: $20 Million In Government Funding

Posted August 19, 2012 by felicialavette in Biz & Money

Capacity Building Opportunities and Other Resources

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Cities of Service Impact Volunteering Fund

The Cities of Service Impact Volunteering Fund is a $2 million fund administered by Cities of Service and funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies to help cities use impact volunteering to tackle pressing local challenges. Grant sizes will range from $25,000 to $100,000 with larger amounts reserved for cities with multiple initiatives.  For more information, http://www.citiesofservice.org/resources/volunteer/.

Applications are due August 31, 2012.


Health Impact Project HIA Funding

The Health Impact Project announced a call for proposals for grants to conduct health impact assessments (HIAs), which identify and address the health impacts of decisions in other sectors.  The current call for proposals supports two different funding opportunities – a demonstrations project grant and an HIA program grant. For more information, http://www.healthimpactproject.org/project/opportunities

Proposals are due September 28, 2012.


Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Grant Program

This grant program provides parent groups with financial tools to help improve their children’s schools. Grant awards of up to $5,000 support school improvement projects at public schools nationwide. For more information,


Applications are due October 12th, 2012.


Pay for Success Pilot Projects Grants

The Employment and Training Administration announces the availability of approximately $20 million in Pay for Success grants funded out of The Workforce Innovation Fund. The pay for Success model is an innovative funding strategy for achieving specific social service outcomes.  For more information


Applications are due December 11, 2012.



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