Civic Engagement Grant News

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

Want to Make an Impactful Grant? Consider Independent Media Outlets

A recent study from the Institute for Quantitative Social Science at Harvard University has concluded that small news organizations can have a noticeable influence on the issues of today. If as few...more

Charities Focus on Social Investment as a Finance Tool

Charity organizations in the UK have been using the social investment market to raise funds in the past few years. This is part of a larger trend in UK charities, which are moving away from...more

Govt, private, philanthropic sectors all needed to tackle social issues: Gates
Foundation: Gates Foundation

Melinda and Bill Gates write a letter each year about philanthropy initiated by the couple. The letter is written openly, addressed to groups such as employees, teenagers or even to the whole world....more

$7 Million in Native Grants From Ford Foundation
Foundation: Ford Foundation

Ford Foundation has bestowed seven million dollars to Native American communities and organizations. The grant money is split between several groups, but there is a common cause. The belief behind...more




Largest Foundation Support for Public Affairs and Society Benefit for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
577
199,762,778
3
182
83,636,647

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Government Grants for Civic Engagement




Strengthening Implementation of Anti-Corruption Standards in the Western Hemisphere

This award will support efforts in at least two of four target countries (select among: Argentina, Ecuador, Panama, and Peru) to identify priority substantive anti-corruption measures and assist in...more
Posted On - 2018-04-19


OVC FY 2018 American Indian/Alaska Native Training and Technical Assistance Program

The OVC American Indian/Alaska Native Training and Technical Assistance (AI/AN TTA) Program supports OVC's Tribal grantees. The purpose of this program is to support tribal communities and...more
Posted On - 2018-04-17


Myanmar and Thailand Law Enforcement Forensic Capacity Assessment and Training

A project to bolster the capacity of law enforcement forensic laboratories in Myanmar and Thailand...more
Posted On - 2018-04-16


Constituencies for Judicial Reform in Serbia

The purpose of this opportunity is to increase public engagement in judicial reforms, increasing the likelihood that these reforms improve the delivery of justice for Serbian...more
Posted On - 2018-04-13


OJJDP FY 18 Law Enforcement-Youth Field Initiated Research and Evaluation Program

This solicitation will support field-initiated, methodologically rigorous research and/or evaluations focused on interactions between law enforcement and youth, with practical implications for the...more
Posted On - 2018-04-12


OJJDP FY 18 State System Enhancements for Youth Offenders

This program will support states and localities in developing and implementing strategies to ensure that youth involved with the juvenile justice system have fair and equal access to quality legal...more
Posted On - 2018-04-12







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Social Enterprise Associates Guide Clients to Spur Social Wellbeing and Purpose
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