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A database of grants awarded since 2009, updated quarterly.
Sankofa CDC works to increase access to fresh healthy produce and educate residents about the importance of growing and consuming healthy foods.
This grant provides emergency funding to Memphis artists who have lost income due to the COVID-19 pandemic crisis. The mission of ArtsMemphis is to sustain Memphis' world-renown
This grant supports the community-based grantmaking of the Mid-South COVID-19 Regional Response Fund. The foundation works to strengthen the community through philanthropy.
This grant provides support towards the urgent health-related needs in the areas of testing, lab processing, and tracking for healthcare entities and high-risk groups in the city of Detroit as a re
This grant helps mobilize and support a network of nonprofit organizations that are working to directly serve individuals impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, especially nonprofits that support
This grant provides direct support to Memphis musicians who have lost income due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Music Export Memphis creates opportunities for Memphis musicians t
This grant supports efforts to reduce the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in New Orleans by providing grants to gig economy workers (Gig Economy Relief Fund) who have been d
This grant rapidly deploys resources to community-based organizations that are offering emergency relief to vulnerable populations, including seniors, children and low-income families, impacte
This grant supports a coalition of place-based organizations, led by Whole Child Strategies, Inc., providing emergency relief to families living with low incomes in eight Memphis nei
This grant provides general operating support to the organization. Whole Child Strategies, Inc. empowers neighborhoods and communities disproportionately affected by poverty to self- dete
This grant will be used to expand the department's efforts to reach the LatinX, immigrant and refugee populations in Rhode Island who are impacted by the coronavirus.
This grant will extend Kresge’s support of the Convergence Partnership, a national multi-funder collaborative that invests in community power and leadership to address structural and institutional
This grant will support DAISA as the FreshLo national program office through the completion of the initiative in 2021. DAISA Enterprises works at the nexus of food, health, and community
This grant will support Public Advocates Inc.
This grant will support the ongoing work of the Funders Forum on Accountable Health, which is a learning collaborative of private philanthropies and federal agencies supporting multi-sector ap
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