Civic Engagement Grant News

Selected civic engagement grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Why Upskilling Is Important For Society

PwC recently released a short documentary featuring business leaders, academics, NGOs, and policymakers why upskilling has become a priority for society, organizations, and governments. The...more

Aiding Future Philanthropists

Grade 12 or first-year post-secondary students are offered a $1,000 scholarship from the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) local chapter. The goal of the scholarship is to promote future...more

Innovative Thinking in Native American Arts with the School for Advanced Research

The School for Advanced Research (SAR) is a non-profit organization in Santa Fe, New Mexico. SAR focuses on furthering creativity and innovative thinking in Native American arts and the social...more

Why We Can’t Tackle the Climate Crisis Without Addressing Global Inequality

Renat Heuberger, founding partner and CEO of South Pole, writes how a well-designed net-zero strategy must tackle the climate crisis and promote economic opportunities for the less privileged at the...more




Largest Foundation Support for Public Affairs and Society Benefit for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
480
181,432,514
2
134
64,421,500
3
100
58,234,373
5
31
46,506,682

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


Government Grants for Civic Engagement




OJJDP FY 20 Alaska Children's Advocacy Center Expansion Initiative for Child Abuse Victims
Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
This solicitation provides funding to address the needs of child victims and their families in Alaska through a multidisciplinary team response to child abuse cases. Because of the rural nature of...more
Posted On - 2020-01-23


OJJDP FY 20 Family Drug Court Program
Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
The Family Drug Court (FDC) Program will support three categories: Category 1: Enhancing Family Drug Courts. Programs funded under Category 1 are expected to expand parental substance use disorder...more
Posted On - 2020-01-23




OJJDP FY 20 Missing and Exploited Children Training and Technical Assistance Program
Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
The FY20 Missing and Exploited Children's Training and Technical Assistance Program provides assistance to prosecutors, state and local law enforcement and child protection personnel, medical...more
Posted On - 2020-01-21


Legal Socialization and Juvenile Crime Prevention in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
PROJECT PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION The purpose of this project is to prevent crimes committed by juveniles and develop a positive relationship between juveniles and law enforcement authorities in Bosnia and...more
Posted On - 2020-01-21





OJJDP FY 20 National Gang Center
Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
The purpose of this program is to provide the National Gang Center funding to support OJJDP's mission to provide national leadership, coordination, and resources to prevent and respond to gang...more
Posted On - 2020-01-21


Colombian Juvenile Drug Court Expansion
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
To support the Colombian government’s efforts to reduce drug consumption, the U.S. Department of State has allocated $1,000,000 USD in funding for designing the expansion of the program,...more
Posted On - 2020-01-21






Social Entrepreneurship
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“I vote for a social economy” Campaign


“I vote for a social economy” Campaign

The Social Economy Alliance members had launched its I vote for a social economy, a campaign calling for a more social economy in Britain, at an open mic event in Manchester.




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