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We support efforts that create access and opportunity in underserved communities.

Each of our programs focuses on specific areas so we ask that you begin by learning more about the program that best fits your project.  

Current and upcoming grant opportunities are identified here. Please note additional grant opportunities are open only to applicants invited by program staff members.

A number of our program teams do invite applications for specific efforts through a “request for proposals” process.

We encourage interested organizations to stay in touch though email subscription, RSS, or social media. Email subscribers will be notified within hours of updates about new grant opportunities.

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Arts & Culture

Harvesting Leading Practices


Through 2014, we expect to award up to 15 grants for activities that integrate arts and culture in public green and civic spaces; and transit-oriented development projects in traditionally disinvested communities within cities.

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Catalyzing Culture and Community

through CDFIs

Accepting proposals from community development financial institutions that support activities integrating arts, culture and creativity into comprehensive revitalization strategies. Joint RFP with the Surdna Foundation closes Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. Details via Surdna Foundation website.




Resilience in the face of climate change

The deadline for submitted statements of qualifications for Climate Resilience and Urban Opportunity Initiative was 5 p.m. EDT, July 31, 2014.

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Community health partnerships

Innovative approaches to improve community health Accepting applications My Saved Application

Healthy environments

Healthy homes Accepting applications My Saved Application
Transportation and the built environment Accepting applications My Saved Application
Healthy food

Accepting applications

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