Each week, CNE sources three grant opportunities via online research and publishes them to this page. We strive to list a wide range of grants to reflect the diversity of our membership.


For additional information on any grant located here, please contact the grant maker directly.


If your organization is new to foundation grants, or looking to strengthen and diversify an already existing grant portfolio, be sure to check-out our philanthropy programs and fundraising resources.


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Eco-Living Fund

Deadline: Friday, March 29, 2019

The Eco-Living Fund, a fund of the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation is offering grants of up to $3,000 to projects focused specifically on concrete actions that help people live more sustainably.  Eligible organizations must be a 501(c) organization or… Read More

Westminster Presbyterian Church Benevolence Grant

Deadline: Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Westminster strives to budget at least 20% of all pledge income to mission and benevolence.The Benevolence Committee allocates the undesignated funds to local, national, and international efforts favoring those where felt made significant impact, in which WPC members were… Read More

Action for Healthy Kids School Breakfast Program Grants

Deadline: Friday, April 5, 2019

Action for Healthy Kids is issuing up to 250 grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to support increased participation in school-provided breakfast.  Additionally, up to 500 schools can receive grant awards ranging from $500 and $1,000 to create and… Read More

National Endowment for the Arts Accepting Applications for Challenge America Fast-Track Grants

Deadline: Thursday, April 11, 2019

The National Endowment for the Arts is accepting applications from small and midsize organizations for projects that extend the reach of the arts to underserved populations, including those whose opportunities to experience the arts are limited by… Read More

Ben & Jerry’s Foundation

Deadline: Monday, April 15, 2019

The Ben & Jerry’s Foundation is offering 0ne-year grants of up to $25,000 to nonprofit, grassroots community organizing groups to advance social and environmental justice and create sustainable and just-food systems. Eligible organizations include those with budgets under $500,000… Read More

Learning Disabilities Foundation of America grants

Deadline: Monday, April 15, 2019

The Learning Disabilities Foundation of America is offering grants to nonprofit organizations for learning disability-related projects focused on scientific, literary, or educational outcomes, or for the identification, ongoing evaluation, education of, and delivery of services to children and adults… Read More

Lawrence Foundation

Deadline: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Lawrence Foundation is offering grants from $5,000-$10,000 from projects focused on environmental problems, human services, disaster relief, and education.  Nonprofits with 501(c) status, public schools and libraries are all eligible to apply. Read More

Conservation Alliance Grants

Deadline: Wednesday, May 1, 2019

The Conservation Alliance is a group of outdoor businesses that seeks to protect threatened wild places in North America for their habitat and recreational values. As a group of outdoor industry companies, the alliance recognizes its… Read More

Drogosz Youth Substance Abuse Prevention/Treatment Fund Grants

Deadline: Monday, June 3, 2019

The John M. Drogosz Youth Substance Abuse Prevention/Treatment Memorial Fund, a component fund of the Freeport Community Foundation in Illinois, is accepting applications from youth-focused substance abuse programs serving the community.

The fund supports nonprofit organizations with educational,… Read More

Herb Block Foundation Encouraging Citizen Involvement Grant

Deadline: Wednesday, June 5, 2019

The Herb Block Foundation is awarding grants of up to $25,000 to eligible 501(c) nonprofit organizations to support programs that advance citizen education and lead to greater voter participation in the electoral process.  Programs must be nonpartisan and cannot… Read More

Virginia Environmental Endowment

Deadline: Saturday, June 15, 2019

The Virginia Environmental Endowment is awarding grants that are focused on the improvement of local rivers, restoration of the Chesapeake Bay area, innovative land conservation, and sustainable land use practices, environmental literacy and public awareness, and emerging issues of… Read More

Dammann Fund Grant for Mental Health and Teen Pregnancy Organizations

Deadline: Sunday, June 30, 2019

This Damman Fund grant is for organizations that support living/independent living for the mentally ill, and/or programs that develop the parenting skills of young parents. Read More

The Dammann Fund Mental Health and Teen Pregnancy Grants

Deadline: Sunday, June 30, 2019

The Dammann Fund, Inc. is offering three-year grants to programs that focus on either helping young parents or independent living for the mentally ill. Read More

Shaping Futures Grant

Deadline: Monday, July 1, 2019

The CACF Shaping Futures grant will award up to $500,000 over 5 years. Guidelines coming in 2019. Read More

Lizette Peterson-Homer Memorial Injury Research Grant

Deadline: Tuesday, October 1, 2019

The American Psychological Foundation is offering a single grant of $5,000 to go towards research into the psychological and behavioral aspects of the prevention of injuries in children and adolescents, specifically related injuries related to accident, violence, abuse or… Read More

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