Grants for Organizations

One Million Dollars in New NEA/NPS Grants

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August 5, 2015
Great Smoky Mountains

The National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service have joined forces to offer a million dollars in new grant funding. The grants are presented in honor of NEA’s 50th anniversary in 2015 and the National Park Service’s centennial in 2016. According to the announcement on Arts.gov: “Imagine Your Parks” will provide...
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Learn and Serve America Grants

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February 19, 2012
Learn and Serve America Grants

Happy Presidents Day! Learn and Serve America, a project of The Corporation for National and Community Service, has issued its Notice of Funds Availability for its 2012 September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance Grants. Grant proposals are due in mid-March. Projects will be funded for a two-year period, and grant awards will...
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Grants for Women’s Projects

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November 29, 2011

If you have a project in the area of women’s culture and feminism, you may be interested in grants available from the Women’s Review Trust.  These are international grants, available for projects anywhere in the world.  I’ll include a link to the website below. And if you’d like to learn how to find more...
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Real Estate Grants are Rebuilding New Orleans

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September 18, 2011
Real Estate Grants are Rebuilding New Orleans

In 2005, Hurricane Katrina damaged or destroyed approximately 800,000 homes in New Orleans. Some were destroyed by the force of the wind, but most were flooded when the levees failed. During my tour of the city, I saw tens of thousands of buildings on which the water line is still plainly visible, and the...
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Brad Pitt Uses Real Estate Grants in the Crescent City

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September 16, 2011
Brad Pitt Uses Real Estate Grants in the Crescent City

Last fall, I visited New Orleans and toured some of the new housing that’s been constructed since Hurricane Katrina hit the city in 2005.  Here’s a link to that earlier post: http://grantmerich.com/blog/rebuilding-in-new-orleans/ I had planned to put up some of the pictures I’d taken on the trip, but as it happened, I had trouble...
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My Inner Circle for Grants

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February 17, 2010

For more than a year, readers have been asking me for a way they can get the benefit of working with me, at a cost they can afford. Today I’m issuing an invitation to you to join my new Inner Circle for Grants. For six months, you will receive every one of the new...
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Tiger Woods: Golf, Gossip, and … Grants?

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December 15, 2009

Tiger Woods is all over the news, but what does he have to do with grants? Quite a lot, as it turns out. Because Tiger Woods is about more than great golf and steamy gossip.  Tiger Woods, like thousands of other wealthy individuals, funnels a substantial sum of money into his personal foundation.  In...
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Does IBM Have a Grant for You?

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July 25, 2009

One type of grants that gets little attention is corporate grants. Most people know about government grants, and many people know that foundations exist to give grants. But it’s also true that hundreds of thousands of companies also give grants. Corporations offer grants for a number of reasons. They like the public relations benefit...
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Economic Stimulus Funds Progress Report

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June 6, 2009

The federal government has set up a website to educate the American public about the intricacies of the Economic Stimulus (ARRA) package passed earlier this year.  There’s a lot of great information on the site, including a bar chart updated weekly that depicts the amount of money made available, and the amount expended thus far. Between April 24th...
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Grants for Recreation

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April 29, 2009

Would you like to build a tennis center in your community? The United States Tennis Association is offering grants up to $50,000 to establish and/or develop community based partnerships to increase tennis participation, support tennis programming, and foster diversity with tennis participation and programming.  These grants will be awarded to selected organizations that present...
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