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Foundation focuses on organizations that provide opportunities for youth (ages 6 to 18) to develop their skills in education, creative and cultural expression, and athletics in ways that promote their habits of lifelong learning and their ability to make lasting contributions to their respective communities. The emphasis is on programs that target underserved and economically disadvantaged youth. Grants are also provided to protect and restore vital ecosystems and their resident wildlife for the long-term with the aim of preserving biodiversity in the region
The goal of the initiative is to support nonprofit organizations that offer sustainable, measurable programs to reach children and their families in the following areas: nutrition education, physical activity, disease prevention and management, and safe environments. The application deadlines for 2014 vary by state: March 7 for Illinois, May 1 for Texas, September 10 for New Mexico, and September 30 for Oklahoma.
The Foundation provides grants in three distinct categories. The focus of the Giving Children Tools for Success category is on activities that give young people tools to succeed in school and life. The Building Capacity to Serve Communities category targets programs that help nonprofit organizations to serve the needs of their communities efficiently through innovation and collaboration. The purpose of the Disaster Preparedness, Relief, Recovery, and Rebuilding category is to support efforts that help people and communities prepare for disasters and rebuild and recover when disasters occur.
The American Honda Foundation is awarding grants to groups that support education in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, in addition to the environment. Who may apply: organizations classified as tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, public school districts, private/public elementary and secondary schools listed by the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics.
The American Honda Foundation supports nonprofit organizations and educational institutions nationwide that address the areas of youth and scientific education. The Foundation's primary funding priority is youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics; the environment; job training; and literacy.
The N7 Fund, an initiative of Nike, is committed to bringing sport and all of its benefits to Native American and Aboriginal communities in the U.S. and Canada. The N7 Fund offers grants to nonprofit organizations that provide sports and physical activity programs for Native American and Aboriginal youth of high school age or younger. To be considered for funding, grant applicants must have a measurement of success for their programs.
The trust supports programs offering direct services to needy children and youths, including academic enrichment and college access programs; mentoring and youth leadership programs; arts outreach programs; career development programs; programs serving abandoned, abused, and neglected children; and recreational programs and camps incorporating youth development. Priority is given to organizations working to achieve a long-term sustainable difference in the lives of the people they serve.
The Foundation’s grantmaking categories are Education, including K-12 and higher education, literacy, and scholarship funds; Civic and Community, including the environment, justice and law, housing, and urban renewal; Culture and Arts, including the performing arts, museums, heritage foundations, and libraries; and Health, Welfare, and Social Services, including chemical dependency and domestic violence programs, and services for seniors and youth. Requests are reviewed quarterly; application deadlines vary by grant category.
The Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) provides grants to states and local governments (and to certain private nonprofit organizations) to implement long-term hazard mitigation measures after a major disaster declaration. The purpose of the HMGP is to reduce the loss of life and property due to natural disasters and to enable mitigation measures to be implemented during the immediate recovery from a disaster.