Civic Engagement Grant News

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

As Immigrants Face Attacks, Where Stands Philanthropy?

The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) released an eight-page report titled, "State of Foundation Funding for the Pro-Immigrant Movement," which explores immigrant rights...more

Social Innovation from the Ground Up

The UN's Sustainable Development Goals (ODS) are a universal call for action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity. To gain perspective on...more

Business Leaders Need to Speak out on Social Issues

Australian business leaders Diane Smith-Gander and Carol Schwartz, who have been acknowledged for their contribution to Australia across the business sector, believe that business leaders shouldn't...more

Brooklyn students tackle social ills, one bench at a time

Brooklyn students, fifth-to ninth-grade students from eight public schools, have hand-painted eight benches since last January. Each school has been assigned a different focus to address and call for...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

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


Government Grants for Civic Engagement




Legal Socialization in Moldovan Schools
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
INL has provided extensive assistance to the General Police Inspectorate and the Ministry of Internal Affairs to further increase the level of public trust in the Moldovan police force, which is a...more
Posted On - 2018-10-16


Establishing a Family Justice Center in Moldova
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
The U.S. Embassy in Chisinau has supported numerous projects for several years to address domestic and gender-based violence. For example, local nongovernmental organizations received grants from...more
Posted On - 2018-10-16




Fiscal Year 2018 Presidential Residence Protection Assistance Grant (PRPA)
Department of Homeland Security - FEMA
The Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Presidential Residence Protection Assistance (PRPA) Grant will provide Federal funds to reimburse state and local law enforcement agencies (LEAs) for law enforcement...more
Posted On - 2018-10-01


Strengthening Judicial Response to Organized Crime in Costa Rica
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
The project aims to provide training and technical assistance for the implementation and possibly, the initial operation phase, of Costa Rica’s new organized crime tribunals. Given the above,...more
Posted On - 2018-08-27





Lebanon Corrections Professionalization
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is responsible for the development, supervision, coordination, and implementation of international narcotics control assistance...more
Posted On - 2018-07-31


Access to Justice for the Juvenile Offender Population: Opportunities for Judicial and Cultural Change - Phase II
Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement
This project should generate an increase in the number of juvenile offenders referred to and/or completing alterative sentences, reduce recidivism, and facilitate access to justice for particularly...more
Posted On - 2018-07-30




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