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219 Community Services Grants for Maine

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Grants to USA Cities and Towns to Encourage Collaboration Among Community Residents

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $10,000 to USA cities and towns to encourage collaboration among community residents. Funding may be used for project coordination, coaching, and project-related expenses. The goal of the program is to provide start-up funding for resident-led groups in small...

GrantWatch ID#: 194652

Grants to USA Nonprofits for New Projects and Programs that Address Community and Individual...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for new projects and programs that address community and individual legal needs. Areas of focus include increasing public knowledge of legal rights, improving the justice system, and providing vulne...

GrantWatch ID#: 184364

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA IHEs to Support Students in the Development of Technologi...

Deadline 10/06/21

Grants of $5,000, grants of $20,000, and in-kind services to USA and territories colleges and universities to support students in the development of technological innovations with market potential. Funding is intended to support engineering or science-based innovations...

GrantWatch ID#: 181079

Fellowships to USA Individuals in New England States for Arts and Culture Projects that Impa...

Deadline 09/27/21

Fellowships to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont artists, community organizers, administrators, and entrepreneurs to benefit the local community. The fellowship is intended for individuals who are using arts and culture as tool...

GrantWatch ID#: 180998

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Arts and Culture, Children, Environment, Animals, an...

Deadline 09/25/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and territories for initiatives that enhance the lives of residents across the country. Funding is intended to support projects and services in the areas of education, environment, children, arts, animal welfare, and humanitarian s...

GrantWatch ID#: 164766

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Programs that Enhance the Quality of Life in Eligibl...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations in multiple states and provinces to improve the quality of life in eligible regions. Funding is intended to address priority areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion; workforce development; civic and cultural growth; hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 129040

Grants to USA and Canada Universalist Nonprofits to Advance Social Change through Community ...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA and Canada non-Unitarian Universalist nonprofit groups working to advance systemic change through community organizing and mobilization. Preference will be shown to specific campaigns that effect social, economic, and political change, i...

GrantWatch ID#: 148695

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups to Provide Organic Food to People Facing Food Insecurity

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and grassroots groups for programs that supply organic food to populations facing food insecurity. Funding priorities include increasing access to healthy, organic food choices and providing communities in need with organic meals a...

GrantWatch ID#: 156970

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Provide Programs that Benefit Individ...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs that directly benefit individuals in need. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Priority is given to programs that benefit residents of Connecticut, as well as worldw...

GrantWatch ID#: 184177

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Unitarian Universalist Organizations and Congregations to ...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and Mexico Unitarian Universalist organizations and congregations to enhance and strengthen UU community life and institutions. Previous recipients include churches, theological schools, associations, and certification programs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192453

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Renewable Energy

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for projects that promote renewable energy. Funding is intended to support socially responsible, community-based nonprofits that are developing a renewable energy project. The mission of the Foundation is...

GrantWatch ID#: 192527

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Community Leaders for Capital Projects to Revitalize Public Com...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, nonprofit leaders, elected officials, and town managers and employees for capital projects to revitalize public community spaces in rural areas. The purpose of the program is to create and restore communal spaces ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197389

In-Kind Grants of Volunteer Support to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Schools to Addr...

Deadline 11/03/21 Conference Date: 09/30/21

In-kind grants of volunteer support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Tribes, and schools for projects that serve low-income communities and address problems related to poverty. Focus areas include racial equity; veterans and military families; India...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610

Grants to USA Students for Local Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA students ages 18 and under for service projects to benefit their local community. Funding may be used to support a variety of creative projects, such as playgrounds, nature trails, animal shelters, school and community gardens, facemask do...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Serve Holocaust Survivors and for ...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and institutions to provide services for elderly Holocaust survivors, and for Holocaust education, research, and preservation. Funding is intended to provide care to Holocaust victims as well as for documentation, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174361

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for activities and programs within the focus areas of community development, human services, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, First Nations, and Organizations to Address ...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, First Nations, and organizations to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Priority funding is intended for projects that protect ecosystems, the environment, community health, and cul...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life for Lo...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine nonprofit organizations in eligible communities for activities that enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to support capital projects within the Funding Source's market area tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 178459

In-Kind Grants of New Children's Books to USA Public and Tribal Libraries in Rural Areas

Deadline 10/01/21

In-kind grants of new children's books to USA public and tribal libraries in rural areas. The purpose of the project is to increase access to quality children's books. Recipients will be able to choose the most appropriate books for their community from a list of over ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to support activities that have a community impact in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support the focus areas of economic development, education, arts and cul...

GrantWatch ID#: 178822

Grants to USA Nonprofit Grassroots Organizations to Promote Social Justice and Combat Racial...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to promote social and environmental justice and combat racial inequities. Priority will be given to organizations that are BIPOC-led. The purpose of funding is to encourage grassroots systemic reform in marginalize...

GrantWatch ID#: 179477

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Operations

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for operational support. Funding is intended to support organizations that effect positive change. Focus areas include environment, food and agriculture, health, and sustainable community development. Grant funds must be used to su...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Community Betterment Projects

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations to support community-improvement projects that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs and activities within the focus areas of health, education, environment, arts and culture, and community and social services...

GrantWatch ID#: 195013

Grant to a Maine Artist for a Public Arts Project in an Eligible Location

Deadline 10/04/21

Grant of $10,000 to a Maine individual artist in eligible locations to develop and create a public work of art that will benefit both new and long-time residents of the area. Funding is intended to support the development of a design for an outdoor mural that will be p...

GrantWatch ID#: 198570
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Grants to USA Nonprofits Serving Deaf Communities to Develop Organizational Capacity

Deadline 10/06/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations serving deaf communities to develop organizational capacity. The purpose of the program is to increase the long-term sustainability of organizations and enhance organizational capabilities. Priority may be given to...

GrantWatch ID#: 198618

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Improve Public Health and Respond to...

Deadline 11/08/21 Conference Date: 10/06/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to implement volunteer programs that improve public health and respond to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Applicants are advised that required registrations may...

GrantWatch ID#: 198510

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes for Humanities Projects in the Wake of...

Deadline 11/01/21 Conference Date: 10/07/21

Grants of up to $7,500 to Maine nonprofit organizations, institutions of higher education, government agencies, and Native American tribal governments for humanities support in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to promote project...

GrantWatch ID#: 197985
NEW

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Arts Programming to Benefit Senior Citi...

Deadline 10/14/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to Maine nonprofits, government agencies, and tribes in partnership with an artist for activities that benefit senior citizens. Funding is intended for hiring a pre-selected artist to work together with the grantee organization in conducting arts...

GrantWatch ID#: 170977
NEW

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 10/14/21

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofit organizations, groups, and businesses to conserve, protect, and restore important wildlife habitats in ponds, rivers, swamps, wetlands, and streams. Consideration will be given to both new and ongoing projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 174212

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Public Arts and Humanities Projects

Deadline 10/14/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations government agencies, and tribal governments for public programs and projects that combine both humanities and arts disciplines. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to promo...

GrantWatch ID#: 177766

Grants to USA Arts Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Increase Public Acceptance of Coronavir...

Deadline 10/14/21

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA and territories nonprofit arts and cultural organizations, IHEs, and arts agencies and foundations to increase public confidence in, and acceptance of, vaccines against the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support projects t...

GrantWatch ID#: 198476

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Early-Childhood and Youth Programs

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $7,500 to Maine nonprofit organizations, public schools, government agencies, and tribal governments in eligible areas to promote the positive development of children and youth in local communities. Funding is intended for programs that support young ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 175048

Grants to Maine Agencies and Nonprofits for Community Benefit Projects

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to Maine municipalities, nonprofit organizations, and school systems for projects that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support projects that address environmental and social needs. Preference is given to short-term projects tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 176557
NEW

Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Children and Youth At-Risk

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations for programs that address the needs of youth-at-risk in eligible regions. Funding is intended for projects that will have a sustainable, lasting impact on the welfare of local children and youth. Eligible programs...

GrantWatch ID#: 179064
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofit Shelters to Arrange Accommodations for the Pets of Domestic Violence...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA nonprofit domestic violence and animal organizations to ensure accommodations for pets of domestic violence survivors. Funding is intended for a variety of options for pets, including building or renovating areas at the domestic violence ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183121
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Respond to Urgent Needs and Opportunities to Promote Social and ...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that address urgent and immediate needs and opportunities, especially to protect the social and reproductive rights of women of color, trans people of color, and low-income women and trans people. Fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 184165
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Fundraising Efforts and Capacity Building

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for capacity building and fundraising activities. Funding is intended to help nonprofit organizations gain revenue stability by expanding their fundraising efforts. The award is based on merit and need as determined...

GrantWatch ID#: 186275

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and Tribes to Support Entrepreneurship and In...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, public schools, public agencies, and tribal governments for programs that foster entrepreneurship and innovation in eligible counties. Funding is intended to benefit area businesses and local economies through p...

GrantWatch ID#: 186891
NEW

Award to USA Health Systems and Hospitals to Recognize Efforts to Improve Community Health a...

Deadline 10/15/21

Awards to USA health systems and hospitals to honor their commitment to advancing health. The purpose of this program is to recognize hospitals and health systems that have promoted community and individual wellbeing; increased access to affordable care; addressed disp...

GrantWatch ID#: 198212
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects that Improve Transportation and Mobility ...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects that improve transportation and mobility in low-income communities. Funding is intended to increase the integration of low-income residents in the community, improve their healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 198218
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Services in Local Communities

Deadline 10/20/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide unrestricted support for services that benefit local communities. The purpose of funding is to allow qualified organizations throughout the country to continue providing valuable services. Previous grants have been award...

GrantWatch ID#: 198167

Grants to USA IHEs, Agencies, and Community Organizations for Research Projects Related to C...

Deadline 11/12/21 LOI Date: 10/22/21

Grants to USA and territories IHEs, government agencies, and community-based organizations for research projects related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to increase access to COVI...

GrantWatch ID#: 195139
NEW

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Organizations for Economic Development Programs in Nati...

Deadline 10/25/21

Grants to USA tribal governments and tribal organizations for programs to develop Native American and Alaska Native communities, particularly those benefiting low- and moderate-income individuals. Funding is intended for programs to create economic opportunities, decen...

GrantWatch ID#: 171996
NEW

Grants to USA Schools, Agencies, Nonprofits, and Tribes for Capital Improvements to Recreati...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants of $20,000 to USA public schools, municipalities, nonprofit organizations, and sovereign tribal nations for capital improvements to recreational facilities. Funding is intended to reduce the expense of lighting systems in football facilities. The program is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 142034
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools to Support Coronavirus-Related Issues and O...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support charitable causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of Coronavirus (COVID-19) related issues, human services, disaster relief, and the environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions to Enhance Communities Acro...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, educational institutions, chambers of commerce, and volunteer fire departments for projects in the areas of community development, safety, and education. Required registrations may take up to five days to comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 176084
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Municipalities, Schools, and Tribal Nations to Build or Renovate L...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, municipalities, public schools, and Tribal Nations to build or renovate local football fields. Funding is intended for capital projects to benefit football leagues, organizations, and their communities. Grants wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 195273

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Innovative Arts Initiatives

Deadline 11/15/21 LOI Date: 10/31/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for innovative arts programs. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to submitting a full proposal. Proposals and initiatives that are new and untested are encouraged to apply. While funding priorities...

GrantWatch ID#: 198061
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Educate Young Women on Reproductive Health

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for educational programs related to women's reproductive health. Applicants must submit a concept paper prior to a full proposal. Funding is intended to create greater access to reproductive health information so d...

GrantWatch ID#: 156898

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Oral Cancer Screenings and Awareness Programs

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for oral cancer screenings and awareness programs in underserved communities. Programs must be free of charge and offered to the general public. Activities should benefit those experiencing economic hards...

GrantWatch ID#: 162945