Civic Engagement Grant News

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

America's Urban/Rural Divide

In a conversation with Tara Westover, author of the best-selling 2018 memoir, Educated, Jeffrey Goldberg dives into the issues surrounding cultural separation and mutual misunderstanding in...more

What Does an Anchor Mission Require? Universities Search for Answers
Foundation: Teagle Foundation

Steve Dubb, senior editor for NonProfit Quarterly (NPQ), tackles institutions that have anchor missions. He writes that today's anchor institutions are already widely accepted and provides examples,...more

Management Practices to Bring Inclusive Business to Scale

The Inclusive Business Management Practices Tool, supported by DfID and developed as part of the Inclusive Business Boost, will launch the Business Call to Action. The Tool aims to guide...more

The State of Public Trust in Local News
Foundation: Knight Foundation

A study, which is part of Knight Foundation's Trust, Media and Democracy initiative with Gallup, probes Americans' perceptions and assessments of local media in depth. The study reveals that...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




Haiti Prisons Health, Sanitation, and Nutrition Program
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
INL Port-au-Prince’s efforts in Haiti are focused on supporting the Haitian National Police’s (HNP’s) development as a professional and accountable institution, including the...more
Posted On - 2019-11-13


Request for Information - Partners for Transparency
Colombia USAID-Bogota
The purpose of this Request for Information (RFI) is to determine the soundness and robustness of the conceptual design, as well as to incorporate new, innovative ideas into the design. This is a RFI...more
Posted On - 2019-11-07




OVW FY 2020 Sexual Assault Forensic-Medical and Advocacy Services for Tribes (FAST) Initiative
Office on Violence Against Women
The Sexual Assault Forensic-Medical and Advocacy Services for Tribes (FAST) Initiative is a special initiative designed to increase the availability of trained Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners...more
Posted On - 2019-11-04


ISO 17025/17020 Quality Control Accreditation of the Forensics Lab, Legal Medicine and Crime Scene Management Units of Costa Rica
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
This project seeks to strengthen the entire technical-scientific structure of the Judicial Police in terms of attention to physical evidence, from the collection process at the crime scene to the...more
Posted On - 2019-10-25





OJJDP FY 19 Non Participating State Program
Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
Pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 5633(d), if a state fails to submit a plan or submits a plan that does not meet the requirements of the JJDP Act, the OJJDP Administrator shall endeavor to make the Formula...more
Posted On - 2019-10-18


Justice Academy Curriculum Development in Armenia
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
INL is currently seeking an organization with the requisite capability and experience to support the Armenian Justice Academy to develop quality curriculum and content for continuing education of...more
Posted On - 2019-10-15






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