LISC Institute

Opportunities

Here's a list of opportunities that can help you get the financial and technical resources to do the work.

The Omidyar Network's COVID-19 Economic Response Advocacy Fund will infuse funding advocacy and organizing efforts aimed at passing economic stimulus to address the toll of the COVID-19 pandemic on working people while reshaping our economic structure to ensure they are less vulnerable in the future.

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US Department of Health and Human Services is providing assistance for hospitals and other healthcare providers to support expenses and lost revenue due to COVID-19 and to provide testing and treatment for uninsured Americans. 

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The Chronicle of Philanthropy has rounded up a list of foundations who are inviting proposals for rapid-response grants to respond to the Coronavirus pandemic. 

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The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation is offering grants through The Gro More Good Grassroots Grant, funded by and administered by KidsGardening.  The program is designed to bring the life-enhancing benefits of gardens to communities across the U.S.

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The Honnold Foundation is providing unrestricted grant funding to organizations or projects that use solar energy to increase social and economic equity and reduce environmental impact. 

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The Bureau of Indian Affairs is offering federal-wide resources to Tribes to build capacity and resilience through leadership engagement, delivery of data and tools, training and tribal capacity building.

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The Conagra Brand Foundation's Community Impact Grant Program provides support to nonprofit organizations that focus on food insecurity, primarily in the communities where Conagra Brands operates in 26 states.

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U.S. Department of Justice is offering grants to improve tribal justice and safety, including community wellness and the capacity to prevent crime.

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Enterprise is looking for scalable solutions that address one of three focus areas: Housing Construction, Housing Finance or Resident Services and Support through their Housing Affordability Breakthrough Challenge.

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Kresge Foundation is accepting letter-of-intent applications that align with the Program’s focus area, Strengthen the Equitable Creative Placemaking Field. This work seeks to advance a field of Creative Placemaking leaders, practices and principles committed to equity and inclusion.

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