Civic Engagement Grant News

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

Social Entrepreneurs Needed to Address Present-Day Inequities and Gaps in India

Ravi Sreedharan, Founder-Director, and Lopamudra Sanyal, Research Fellow at the Indian School of Development Management (ISDM), tackle the work and innovations by social entrepreneurs that continue...more

Three-Year Initiative Gives Publishers Support to Adopt and Digital Platforms
Foundation: Knight Foundation

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation recently announced a call of applications for their new initiative to help news organizations find sustainable publishing solutions. Nonprofit newsrooms...more

When You Practice Corporate Social Responsibility, Everyone Benefits

Rixys Alfonso, a spokeswoman giving a greater voice to the Hispanic community, writes how this is the right time to integrate a corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategy in any business climate....more

Moving Beyond Theories of Change: A Framework for Strategic Implementation

A new Arabella Advisors report titled "Moving Beyond Theories of Change: A Framework for Strategic Implementation," builds upon the work of Senior Managing Director Gwen Walden and her 25 years of...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 Delinquency Prevention Program
Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
This program will provide grants to eligible states or federally recognized tribes to implement evidence-based strategies to address the unmet needs of at-risk or delinquent youth through a continuum...more
Posted On - 2020-02-21


OJJDP FY 20 Opioid Affected Youth Initiative
Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
This program will support the efforts of states, communities, tribal jurisdictions, nonprofit organizations, for-profit organizations and institutions of higher education to implement programs and...more
Posted On - 2020-02-20




USAID/Colombia Partners for Transparency Activity
Colombia USAID-Bogota
Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) 72051420RFA00006Deadline for questions: February 25, 2020Closing Date to receive Concept Papers: March 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am.The United States Agency for...more
Posted On - 2020-02-19


BJA FY 20 Gulf States Regional Law Enforcement Technology Assistance Initiative
Bureau of Justice Assistance
The Gulf States Regional Law Enforcement Technology Training and Technical Assistance Initiative is a new solicitation to provide training, technology, and technical assistance to the five Gulf Shore...more
Posted On - 2020-02-19





OVC FY 2020 Crime Victim Compensation Program Assessment
Office for Victims of Crime
The goal of this project is to increase awareness of victim compensation programs and interest in seeking victim compensation. To achieve this goal, successful applicants will conduct an assessment...more
Posted On - 2020-02-19


OVC FY 2020 Law Enforcement-Based Victim Specialist Program
Office for Victims of Crime
The goal of this program is to assist state, tribal, and local law enforcement agencies in developing or enhancing victim specialist programs that connect victims and families to much-needed...more
Posted On - 2020-02-19






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Oxfam Vietnam Launches Impact Investing Program for Social Enterprises


Oxfam Vietnam Launches Impact Investing Program for Social Enterprises

Oxfam Vietnam has introduced a new impact investing program to support social enterprises in the country.




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