Civic Engagement Grant News

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

Call for Nominations: Invest in California’s Future
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation, Irvine Foundation

The James Irvine Foundation announces its open nominations for the 2021 Leadership Awards. The Awards recognize exceptional leadership, characterized by significance, innovation, effectiveness,...more

Online Course -Voices of Social Change
Foundation: International Youth Foundation

Coursera announces its Voices of Social Change, a free online short course co-designed and delivered by eight young social entrepreneurs. Voices of Social Change, powered by Laureate...more

Tulane University Partners with Venture for America to Create Inner-City Jobs

Tulane University's Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation will partner with Venture for America (VFA) to host 2020 VFA Fellows along with leaders from university entrepreneurship...more

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




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




BJA FY 20 State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial Information Sharing Technical Assistance Program
Bureau of Justice Assistance
Many accomplishments have been made since 9/11 in the collection, sharing, coordination, and integration of information for the purpose of defeating terrorism and improving homeland security. These...more
Posted On - 2020-07-01


Advancing Legal Reasoning and Writing in Moldova
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
PROJECT PURPOSE/DESCRIPTIONThe top foreign policy priority of the United States in Moldova is to help the Moldovan people achieve their Euro-Atlantic aspirations and support Moldova’s efforts...more
Posted On - 2020-06-23




Promoting Accountability in Iraq and Syria For Genocide, Crimes Against Humanity, and War Crimes
Assistance Coordination
The Department of State invites applicants to submit proposals for programs that include components to develop local investigative and judicial skills; to collect and preserve evidence and maintain...more
Posted On - 2020-06-12


Development of Anti-Corruption and Anti-Money Laundering Tools to Identify Unexplained Wealth Held by Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs)
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
By supporting the development of a comprehensive global PEPs database, or network of databases, the State Department intends to promote the ability of public and private stakeholders to combat...more
Posted On - 2020-06-12





INL/KM Police Training for International Law Enforcement Personnel
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
The purpose of this Cooperative Agreement is to add a full-service, U.S.-based police training facility to the INL stable of police training opportunities, to support State Department programs...more
Posted On - 2020-06-11


Transnational Anti-Money Laundering Assistance
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
INL will support activities that combat financial crimes globally, with an aim to build upon partner countries’ civilian law enforcement capacities and capabilities by  delivering...more
Posted On - 2020-06-05




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STREAT Helps Homeless Youth Gain Employment – One Meal at a Time


STREAT Helps Homeless Youth Gain Employment – One Meal at a Time

Cause Artist has provided a video featuring Tessa Cleary and Alice Pickin with STREAT, a social enterprise that offers quality food and coffee.


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