Funding Opportunities

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Gro More Good Garden Grants
Deadline: October 11, 2019

The purpose of this program is to create more edible gardens for young children and their families by providing garden awards, garden kits, educational curriculum, and garden training to all Head Start programs. The program seeks to address the critical issue of children and families living in at-risk communities that don’t have access to enough fresh, healthy food by bringing the life-enhancing benefits of gardens to more Head Start children and families, increasing healthy food access, and fostering a lifelong love of gardening.

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Childhood Obesity Intervention Cost-Effectiveness Study (CHOICES)
Deadline: October 1, 2019

The purpose of this program is to help prevent childhood obesity by building local capacity among decision-makers to choose and implement cost-effective strategies. This partnership opportunity will allow state, city, and county health agencies and their partners to use local data to examine the potential cost-effectiveness, health impacts, and cost of childhood obesity prevention intervention options that could be implemented locally.

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Local Foods, Local Places – FY 2020
Deadline: September 30, 2019

The purpose of this program is to support locally-led, community-driven efforts to develop local food systems. Projects will protect air and water quality, preserve open space and farmland, boost economic opportunities for local farmers and businesses, improve access to healthy local food, and promote childhood wellness. Successful applicants will receive planning assistance that centers around a two-day community workshop. At the workshop, a team of experts will help community members develop an implementable action plan that promotes local food and neighborhood revitalization.

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Simply Organic: Giving Fund
Deadline: September 30, 2019

The Simply Organic Giving Fund strives to nourish the millions of food insecure by providing them access to healthy, organic food. Providing nourishment and nutrition education for the food insecure, with a focus on organics, is central to the goal of the Simply Organic Giving Fund. Successful grant applications should meet one or more of the following program priorities: promote access to organic food options, utilize and distribute organic food/meal, and provide nutrition counseling and food preparation education. Only non-profit organizations are eligible.

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2020 Culture of Health Prize
Deadline: November 04, 2019

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Prize elevates the compelling stories of community members throughout the country who are working together in new ways so that everyone can live their healthiest life possible, regardless of who they are or how much money they make. A Culture of Health recognizes that where we live—such as our access to affordable homes, quality schools, and reliable transportation—affects how long and how well we live.

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Simply Organic: Giving Fund
Close Date: September 30, 2019

The Simply Organic Giving Fund strives to nourish the millions of food insecure by providing them access to healthy, organic food. Providing nourishment and nutrition education for the food insecure, with a focus on organics, is central to the goal of the Simply Organic Giving Fund. Successful grant applications should meet one or more of the following program priorities: promote access to organic food options, utilize and distribute organic food/meal, and provide nutrition counseling and food preparation education. Only non-profit organizations are eligible.

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Built from Scratch Home Depot Impact Grant
Deadline: December 30, 2019

The Home Depot Foundation offers grant awards up to $5,000 to 501c designated organizations (recognized and in good standing with the IRS for a minimum of one year) and tax-exempt public service agencies in the U.S. that are using the power of volunteers to improve the community. Grants are given in the form of The Home Depot gift cards for the purchase of tools, materials, or services and are required to be completed within six months of the approval date.

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BOOST Cafe – Funding Opportunities
Deadlines Vary for Each Opportunity

BOOST Collaborative is a unique, purpose‑driven organization committed to supporting those serving youth in the out‑of‑school time hours by providing quality professional development, opportunities for networking & partnerships, and leadership training.

BOOST Cafe offers information in regards to funding opportunities throughout the nation. These opportunities provided vary from age groups, subjects, also the amount of funding. They provide information for grants, scholarships, awards, and contests. 

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Family Justice Center (FJ) Program
Deadline: December 31, 2020

The purpose of this program is to support emerging family justice centers (FJCs) across California. FJCs will provide services to victims of one or more of the following: 

  • Domestic violence
  • Sexual assault
  • Elder or dependent adult abuse
  • Human trafficking

A total of $1.2 million is available to support awards of up to $400,000 through this program

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