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A database of grants awarded since 2009, updated quarterly.
With this grant, Pillsbury United Communities is partnering with Hennepin County, Kresge's Health and Human Services, American Cities Practices, and Arts and Culture programs to design a placed-bas
This grant will support Drexel University's Lindy Institute to analyze how Creative Placemaking activities are financed and to offer insights of COVID-19’s impact on arts communities throughout the
This grant support efforts to re-enroll and graduate the 36 million “comebacker” students, who have some college credit but no degree, and who will increasingly seek additional education and t
This grant supports efforts to build, elevate and support local chambers of commerce to advance
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Opportunity Finance Network (OFN) is the leading national network of community development financial institutions (CDFIs), mission-driven lenders that align capital with social and economic justice
This 2-year grant provides project support to National Arts Strategies’ (NAS) expansion of Creative Placemaking for technical support to be utilized across all its leadership development programs.
Shooting Without Bullets is a for-impact organization existing to eliminate the systemic barriers that prevent black and brown youth from thriving.
The Enterprise Center Community Development Corporation's (TEC-CDC) mission is catalyze benefits for businesses and residents that spark community revitalization and to cultivate and invest in mino
Innovative Network for Ccommunities' (INC) mission is to accelerate the development and scaling of high-performance social innovations. This grant will enable the Building Electrification
Working with grassroots communities, policymakers and researchers, the Center for Earth, Energy and Democracy (CEED) conducts studies and provides community education on energy, environment and dev
The Democracy Collaborative works to carry out a vision of a new economic system where shared ownership and control creates more equitable and inclusive outcomes, fosters ecological sustainability,
Catholic Charities provides service to people in need, advocates for justice in social structures, and calls the entire church and other people of good will to do the same.
This grant supports the Clean Water for All campaign, a diverse and collaborative coalition of environmental, conservation, sportsmen, and community groups, which works to maintain and defend clean
This grant will enable the Building Electrification Initiative, a project of the Innovation Network for Communities, to help cities advance the electrification of buildings in ways that advance soc
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