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This grant supports the Community Action Partnership in helping Community Action Agencies, CAA customers with lived poverty experience, and CAA human services partners to co-create organizatio
The Postsecondary National Policy Institute provides current and prospective policymakers with a substantive and collegial foundation on which to build federal higher education policies that drive
MDC is a national nonprofit that helps organizations and communities close the gaps that separate people from opportunity.
This grant amendment enables the Detroit College Access Network (DCAN) to expand its partnership with GetSchooled to provide additional coll
This project grant will support Megaphone Strategies, a social justice media firm, to provide in-depth training and coaching, personalized media relations support and ongoing strategic and technica
Tnis grant will support Funders for Housing and Opportunity, a national Funder Collaborative working to ensure that all renters, regardless of income or race, can afford a safe, stable home in
Since 2015, Green Infrastructure Leadership Exchange (Exchange), a network of more than 60 municipal leaders, has been working to achieve more equitable green stormwater infrastructure de
This project support grant advances Center for Neighborhood Technology’s research to document the impact of green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) on property values across U.S.
This grant for project support advances the Healthy Schools Campaign’s (HSC) Space to Grow initiative, a public-private partnership designed to bring green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) to school
The university’s Office of Civic Engagement is a leading urban research institution working to improve the quality of life for residents of the Mid-South Side of Chicago through research, free-stan
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund ensures student success by promoting educational excellence and preparing the next generation of workforce talent through leadership development.
Michigan Nonprofit Association (MNA) is a statewide membership organization with a mission to serve nonprofits to advance their missions. This grant provides three years of general operating s
The American Planning Association (APA) provides leadership in the development of vital communities by advocating excellence in community planning, promoting education and citizen empowerment, and
Young Invincibles (YI) is a national organization that focuses on empowering young Americans with information regarding health care, jobs, entrepreneurship and higher education. This two-year
Greenprint Partners is a project-development group comprising community organizers, engineers, environmental scientists and finance professionals helping cities implement comprehensive green i
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