$50,000 Leaders and Activists Grant (due 18 June 2020)

The Roddenberry Foundation is offering grants of $50,000 to individuals, community leaders and nonprofit leaders to drive social justice projects, organizations, and initiatives toward greater impact, or to create new initiatives related to civil rights & women’s rights. Round One Deadline: June 18, 2020 Complete registration and submit your application by 5:00p Pacific. Click Here toContinue reading “$50,000 Leaders and Activists Grant (due 18 June 2020)”

WESTAF CARES Relief Fund for Organizations

In response to the hardship arts and culture organizations continue to face as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the WESTAF CARES Relief Fund program offers general operating support to some of the most impacted arts organizations in the region. Awards of up to $20,000 will be made to organizations across the WESTAF 13-state regionContinue reading “WESTAF CARES Relief Fund for Organizations”

NEH Offers Emergency Relief Funding to Cultural Institutions Affected by Coronavirus

Cultural Organizations emergency relief grants provide up to $300,000 to cultural nonprofits to support a range of humanities activities across the fields of education, preservation and access, public programming, digital humanities, and scholarly research through December 31, 2020. Funding may be used for short-term activities that emphasize retaining or hiring humanities staff at cultural organizationsContinue reading “NEH Offers Emergency Relief Funding to Cultural Institutions Affected by Coronavirus”

Resources for Veterans vis the US Dept. of Veterans Affairs (29 April 2020)

#VetResources – for Veterans, their Families, Caregivers and Survivors Latest VA updates on COVID-19: VA.gov/coronavirus Veterans Benefits Town Hall, April 30 The Veterans Benefits Administration invites you to join a stakeholder town hall on April 30th (tomorrow) on performance, Blue Water Navy, GI Bill, and the Veterans Benefits Banking Program. Sign up link. Accessing VA TelehealthContinue reading “Resources for Veterans vis the US Dept. of Veterans Affairs (29 April 2020)”

NSF offers opportunity for media to deploy to Greenland

Note: Deployments would occur in late July or August, with selections made on a competitive basis Competitive proposals must include the following: • A documented ability to reach the widest possible U.S. audience across a variety of platforms (broadcast, print, web and social media). • A solid field plan that indicates how the outlet will clearlyContinue reading “NSF offers opportunity for media to deploy to Greenland”

Some looming deadlines of PetSmart Charities Inc….

A couple of the PetSmart Charities grant programs have fast-approaching deadlines: Deadline: 30 June 2017 Intake Diversion: This grant category focuses on reducing pet homelessness by helping organizations make wellness services, behavioral training and education more accessible to pet parents.  https://www.petsmartcharities.org/pro/grants/intake-diversion Keeping Pets and Families Together: This grant is dedicated to providing support through life’s toughest momentsContinue reading “Some looming deadlines of PetSmart Charities Inc….”

Happy Thanksgiving You Guys!!!  — “A BIG thanks, To Those in The House” -Mike Rowe

When I was a kid, my grandfather and I used to watch This Old House. I loved it, partly because I liked seeing how stuff got made, but mostly because my Pop would always tell me what Bob Vila was going to do a few seconds before he did it.  Pop was an electrician byContinue reading “Happy Thanksgiving You Guys!!!  — “A BIG thanks, To Those in The House” -Mike Rowe”