NOAA issues an Omnibus describing competitive funding opportunities for special projects typically around every June and December. The Center usually includes a notice in the June announcement and sometimes in the December announcement. The official Omnibus is published in the “Federal Register” and all detailed federal funding opportunities are posted on Grants.gov
Boundless Playgrounds is a nonprofit organization and does not have established funding to support individual projects. However, the organization has been very fortunate in receiving grants sponsored by states, foundations and corporations who believe in the Boundless Playgrounds mission and vision.
TE funds may not be used for routine maintenance (except as explained in Maintenance and Operations). However, TE funds may be used for major resurfacing, rehabilitation, or reconstruction for trails, sidewalks, bridges, buildings, or other structures.
Fifteen innovative tips on grantwriting.
A list of more than 50 unique ideas for trail fundraising from the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy.
To Help subsidize travel opportunities for students many schools try fund raising. When the students and community have had as many car washes, bake sales and chocolate bars that they can handle, it is time to get creative. The following ideas should help inspire some alternative approaches to raising money.
The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program is a flexible program that provides communities with resources to address a wide range of unique community development needs. Beginning in 1974, the CDBG program is one of the longest continuously run programs at HUD. The CDBG program provides annual grants on a formula basis to 1180 general units of local government and States.
REI employees work, play and volunteer in the communities in which we do business. Because of these close ties, we call on our employees to nominate non-profit organizations for REI grants.
Since its creation in 1990, the Consumers Energy Foundation has touched countless lives and communities through our grant programs, corporate giving and employee volunteers.
The Tri-County People Fund through Operation Round Up is used to help families and organizations in need.