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Quality of Life

Total: 63 Quality of Life Grants
Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Businesses, Organizations, and Agencies that Jointly Address Community Issues
Conference Date: 11/14/17
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $30,000 and grants of up to $75,000 to Ontario nonprofits, businesses, organizations, and agencies for collaborative efforts to address complex social and environmental issues. You must first register your organization before applyin...

Grants to Fairfax County, Virginia Individual Artists to Promote and Advance Their Creative Work
Conference Date: 11/15/17
Deadline: 01/10/18

Grants of $5,000 to Fairfax County, Virginia individual artists to promote and advance their creative work in all disciplines. The funding is intended to invest in the continual development of local arts by supporting artists' unique artistic discip...

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Fellowships to Rhode Island Individuals to Develop Innovative Approaches to Solve Community Challenges
Deadline: 12/19/17

Fellowships of up to $50,000 per year to Rhode Island individuals to develop innovative ideas and approaches that will significantly improve the quality of life for a large number of local residents. Funding is intended to encourage individual creat...

Grants to Adams County Area, Nebraska Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Benefit Local Residents
Deadline: 12/20/17

Grants to Nebraska nonprofits, government agencies, and, on a limited basis, individuals for projects that will enhance the quality of life in Adams County and the surrounding area. Applicants must contact Foundation staff prior to submitting an ap...

Prize to USA, Canada, and International University Student Teams for Groundbreaking Energy Innovations
Deadline: 12/23/17

Prize to USA, Canada, and International teams of college and university students for innovative ideas to harness energy in new ways. Eligible ideas are those that strive to transform the lives of large numbers of people and change the world. Teams m...

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Grants to Southeastern British Columbia Public Organizations, Municipalities, and Nonprofits to Support Social S...
Deadline: 12/29/17

Grants to southeastern British Columbia registered public organizations, regional districts, indigenous organizations, municipalities, nonprofits, and eligible businesses. Funding is intended to support projects which will strengthen social well-bei...

Grants to South Central Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Individuals for Community Benefit and Basic Needs
Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to South Central Ohio nonprofits, civic groups, schools, individuals, and families for charitable activities and basic human needs within the funding source’s service area. Funding may be requested for educational, scientif...

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Grants to North Dakota Organizations and Individuals for Health, Safety, Scientific, and Education Purposes
Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants of up to $2,500 to North Dakota nonprofit organizations and individuals in Emmons, Kidder, Logan, and McIntosh Counties for programs in the areas of education, scientific, and health and safety, as well as for charitable purposes. Funding is ...

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Grants to Eastern Massachusetts Nonprofits for Housing, Human Services, and Community Development Projects
Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Eastern Massachusetts nonprofits for human services, housing, and community development programs and projects that benefit residents in communities the funding source serves. Funding is intended to support pro...

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Grants to Labrador Nonprofits, Organizations, and Individuals to Promote Health and Wellness in Local Communities
Deadline: 01/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Labrador nonprofits, groups, school councils, agencies, and individuals for programs that foster community involvement and activities that promote wellness. Funding is intended for the following areas: healthy living, healt...

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Grants to Battle Creek Area, Michigan Resident Groups for Neighborhood Improvement Projects
Deadline: 01/01/18

Grants ranging from $200 to $4,000 to Battle Creek Area, Michigan resident groups to implement neighborhood improvement projects and community-oriented events. Applicants must attend an orientation session to be eligible. Sessions are held on the 2n...

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Grants to McKinney, Texas Nonprofits, Agencies, Convention Facilities, and Community Organizations for Cultural ...
Deadline: 01/03/18

Grants to McKinney, Texas nonprofits, agencies, community and convention facilities, and community organizations for projects that will improve the local quality of life for residents. Applicants must contact the funding source before applying. Fund...

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Grants to Akron, Ohio Nonprofits for Education, Community Programming, and Economic Development
Deadline: 01/16/18
LOI Date: 01/04/18

Grants to Akron, Ohio nonprofit organizations to benefit the local community in the areas of education, economic and workforce development, and community programming. LOIs are due January 4. Applications are invited from key partners and high-functi...

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Grants to Allen County, Indiana Nonprofits and Agencies for Agency Support or Technology Support Requests
Deadline: 02/27/18
LOI Date: 01/08/18

Grants to Allen County, Indiana nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs and projects that aim to improve the quality of life for local residents. Concept Letters are due by January 8. Funding will be provided for either agency ...

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Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Business Associations for Events, Projects, and Initiatives that Improve the Qu...
Deadline: 01/12/18

Grants to the Town of The Blue Mountains, Ontario nonprofit organizations and business associations for initiatives, events, and projects that contribute to the quality of life in the local community. Funding may also be requested to defray the cost...

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Grants to West Virginia Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Community and Economic Development
Deadline: 01/12/18

Grants to West Virginia nonprofit organizations, public agencies, colleges, universities, and regional planning and development councils for community and economic development activities. Areas of emphasis include economic opportunity, infrastructur...

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Grants to Indiana Nonprofits and Individuals from Eligible Areas for Community Projects and Financial Aid
Deadline: 01/12/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Indiana nonprofit organizations and individuals in Hancock and parts of Henry, Hamilton, Madison, Rush, Marion, and Shelby Counties for community benefit projects and financial assistance. Grants to individuals are made on...

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Grants to Peoria, Arizona Nonprofits, Schools, Sports Teams, and Individuals for Youth Programs
Deadline: 01/15/18

Grants to Peoria, Arizona nonprofit organizations and schools for youth benefit programs, projects, events, and activities. Grants to teams or individuals will be considered on a need-basis. Funding may be for a new proposal, or for the expansion of...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism
Deadline: 01/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism. Programs may involve hunger relief, shelter and housing, self-sufficiency, arts and culture, and community development. Applicat...

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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Individuals for Community Benefit and Basic Human Needs
Deadline: 01/15/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and individuals within the Funding Source’s service area to meet basic human needs and positively impact local communities. Individuals or families may receive up to $2,500, and organizations may receive ...

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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Housing, Community Service, and Economic Development
Deadline: 01/15/18

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations to improve quality of life in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Special consideration will be given to programs and organizations that support and promote community developmen...

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Award to a Spartanburg County, South Carolina Youth or Young Adult for Outstanding Community Contributions
Deadline: 01/19/18

Award of $5,000 to a Spartanburg County, South Carolina individual between the ages of 12 and 30 to recognize outstanding contributions to enhancing quality of life. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals who have developed creative soluti...

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Grants to Amenia, New York Students, Teachers, Community Members, and Nonprofits for Educational Enrichment Prog...
Deadline: 01/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to Amenia, New York students, teachers, administrators, community members, and community nonprofit organizations in the eligible school district for projects that enrich the educational experiences of teachers and ...

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Grants to Halifax, Nova Scotia Nonprofits and For-Profits for Events to Benefit the Community and Promote Tourism
Deadline: 01/26/18

Grants to Halifax, Nova Scotia nonprofits and for-profits to support events that foster community relations, promote culture, build community, enrich the quality of life, and develop the tourism industry and local economy. Applicants requesting fund...

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Grants to Idaho and Washington Nonprofits and Individuals for Community Services, Education, Environment, and En...
Deadline: 01/26/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Idaho and Washington nonprofit organizations and member individuals for financial assistance and community benefit programs in the Funding Source's service area. Programs must benefit residents and communities in Kootenai C...

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Scholarships to Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania Jewish Youth and Teachers to Attend Religious Programs in Israel
Deadline: 01/30/18

Scholarships to Greater Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania high school students, college students, young adults, and teachers in Jewish settings to attend educational programs in Israel. Qualifying individuals have been accepted to an Orthodox yeshiva ...

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Grants to Durham, North Carolina Organizations, Businesses, and Individuals for Beautification and Environmental ...
Deadline: 01/31/18

Grants of up to $500 to Durham, North Carolina nonprofit organizations, businesses, garden clubs, schools, teachers, and residents for volunteer-based environmental and beautification projects. Funding is intended for activities such as litter clea...

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Grants to California, Nevada, and Hawaii Nonprofits for Consulting and Capacity Building Initiatives
Deadline: 01/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 as well as in-kind services to California, Nevada, and Hawaii nonprofits within the funding source’s service area for activities that strengthen their organizational and fundraising capacity as well as community development ...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research on Retirement Income Issues
Deadline: 01/31/18

Grants of $45,000 to USA, Canada, and International junior scholars who are within the first ten years of completing their Ph.D. or equivalent professional certification, and to senior scholars who are working in a new area, to conduct innovative re...

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Grants to Georgia and South Carolina Individuals and Organizations to Benefit Residents in the City of Augusta A...
Deadline: 02/01/18

Grants to Georgia and South Carolina individuals and organizations for programs that will enhance the lives of residents in eligible communities. Funding will be provided for programs that contribute to the artistic, educational, scientific, literar...

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Grants to Clay County, Iowa Organizations, Businesses, Agencies, and Individuals for Tourism Events
Deadline: 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Clay County, Iowa businesses, organizations, government agencies, and individuals to host public events that attract local residents and people from outside the county. The goal of this program is to promote Cla...

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Grants to Madison, Wisconsin Groups, Associations, and Businesses for Neighborhood Programs
Conference Date: 02/05/18
Deadline: 02/19/18

Grants to Madison, Wisconsin resident groups, neighborhood associations, business associations, and business organizations to enhance quality of life for local residents. Applicants should discuss proposals with program staff by February 5. This pro...

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Grants to Monterey County, California Artists to Create, Produce, and Present to the Community
Deadline: 02/15/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Monterey County, California artists to create, produce, and present their art. The funding source aims to improve the quality of life and impact the region through the visual, performing, and literary arts. The program ...

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Grants to Southwest Oklahoma Nonprofits and Individuals for Financial Assistance and Community Projects
Deadline: 02/28/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Southwest Oklahoma nonprofit organizations and grants of up to $2,500 to individuals in the funding source’s service area to benefit communities and provide financial assistance. Eligible communities are located in Steph...

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits to Benefit Residents and Strengthen the Economy of the Fox Cities Area
Deadline: 03/15/18

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations for projects that aim to promote businesses, promote the community image, and showcase the downtown Appleton area and/or the surrounding Fox Cities communities. Funding is intended to support proposals th...

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Awards to Mississippi Individuals to Recognize Outstanding Community Beautification Initiatives
Deadline: 03/16/18

Awards to Mississippi individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to environmental stewardship and community beautification. Candidates must demonstrate leadership in the areas of recycling and waste reduction, litter cleanup or prevention, o...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial Stability
Deadline: 05/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals to enhance quality of life and improve financial positions. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and ha...

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Grants to Canada Nonprofit Organizations and Individuals for Outdoor Safety Education for Youth and Youth Leaders
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,500 to Canada nonprofit organizations and individuals for programs that promote outdoor safety and encourage youth and outdoor leaders to avoid outdoor risks. Funds may be used to train and educate youth and outdoor le...

Sponsorships to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, British Columbia Organizations for Community and Business...
Deadline: Ongoing

Sponsorships starting at $1,000 to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, British Columbia organizations for initiatives that provide community benefit as well as business opportunities to local citizens. The initiatives should be re-occurring, annu...

Awards to Boise, Idaho Nonprofits, Businesses, and Individuals for Efforts in Environmental Sustainability
Deadline: Ongoing

Awards to Boise, Idaho nonprofit organizations, businesses, and individuals to recognize efforts to promote economic and environmental sustainability. These awards will be issued to those who are effectively lessening their environmental impact. Qua...

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Grants to Texas Organizations for Community Projects, Activities, and Events that Improve the Quality of Life in...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Murphy, Texas organizations for community service projects, promotional activities, and events to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to develop parks, open spaces, community facilities, cit...

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community Development Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations where the Funding Source has a presence for programs that improve the quality of life for families and individuals. Eligible areas include Enfield, Suffield, Somers, Windsor Locks, East W...

Grants to USA Disabled First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans for Sports Programs
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA disabled first responders, military personnel, and veterans for sports and fitness programs that enhance well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have ...

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Grants to Canada Children with a Life-Threatening Illness to Experience A Wish Come True
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Canada children who are diagnosed with a life-threatening illness to experience the realization of their earnest wish. The funding source aims to enhance the quality of life for children (ages 3 to 17) and their families through meaningful...

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Grants to Greater Nashville, Tennessee Jewish Students to Attend Programs in Israel
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,000 to Tennessee Jewish high school and college students in Nashville and Middle Tennessee to attend programs in Israel. Applications will be evaluated according to the student's achievements and motivations. Students who receive ...

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits and Schools for Education, Youth, Housing, Health, and Human Services
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to New Jersey nonprofit organizations and schools to enhance the quality of life in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Primary grant making focus areas include education, youth, affordable housing, health and human...

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Grants to Denver Area, Colorado Individuals for Resident-Led Projects that Address Community Needs
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants up to $5,000 to Colorado individuals from low-income communities, especially low-income communities of color in the seven-county Metro Denver area. Funding will be provided for resident-led projects that reduce racial, ethnic, and economic di...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Small Community Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, groups, and organizations to develop small, community-based projects in a wide range of areas, including arts, community development, and technology. Funding is intended to create posit...

Grants to Bainbridge Island, Washington Youth for Projects to Benefit Local Communities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to Bainbridge Island, Washington youth for local community service projects. Funding is intended to encourage local youth to design, manage, and accomplish projects that will benefit their community, school, the environment, a...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Education, Personal Development, and Humanitarian Efforts
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs that strengthen the human spirit and promote personal integrity. The Fou...