The Bank of America Charitable Foundation works to develop strong partnerships with nonprofit organizations working to address issues fundamental to economic mobility and social progress in low- and moderate-income communities. The foundation welcomes proposals that address economic mobility in a community context, with a focus on affordable housing, small business, and neighborhood revitalization. Grants range from $2,500 to $50,000. Deadline to apply: June 25, 2021.
JPMorgan Chase is accepting applications for its 2021 AdvancingCities Challenge. The competition aims to catalyze cross-sector partnerships that create more equitable communities by addressing systemic barriers to opportunity, or the complex issues at the root of economic inequality, with a focus on altering entrenched policies and practices that negatively affect low- and moderate- income Black and/or Latinx women, their families, and local economies. In 2021, grants will be awarded in support of four to eight collaborative efforts that advance the economic progress of Black and/or Latinx women by tackling systemic drivers of the racial and gender wealth gaps. Deadline to apply: June 28, 2021.
Quadratec is inviting applications for its Energize the Environment Grant Program. Through the program, a single grant of $3,500 will be awarded to an individual or group currently pursuing a program or initiative designed to benefit the environment in their community. Any individual, group, or organization in the United States is eligible to apply. Deadline to apply: June 30, 2021.
The Stonewall Community Foundation welcomes applications for its Amida Care Fund. Through the fund, grants ranging between $2,000 and $5,000 will be awarded in support of NYC-based programs and projects on the cutting edge of HIV/AIDS prevention and services. To that end, the foundation will support prevention and intervention strategies that engage members of the LGBTQ communities who are most at risk for HIV infection or HIV-positive but not virally suppressed or receiving necessary care. Small grassroots organizations are strongly encouraged to apply. Deadline to apply: July 16, 2021.
The Barbara McDowell Foundation is offering grants totaling $200,000 to $250,000 for the coming fiscal year for organizations engaged in systemic, social justice litigation, with a focus on access to benefits, children's rights, disability rights, discrimination, domestic violence, environmental justice, healthcare, homelessness, housing, Native American rights, prisoners' rights, refugee and immigration rights, voting rights, and veteran's rights. Deadline to apply: August 1, 2021.
The Korean American Community Foundation is offering Phase II of COVID Community Action Fund to address short- and long-term needs of the most vulnerable Korean Americans. Priority will be given to organizations that serve low-income Korean/Asian American individuals, families and communities. This grant is for one year, and the maximum grant amount is for $25,000. Deadline to apply: Rolling.
The NYC COVID-19 Just Recovery Match Fund and NYC COVID-19 Neighborhood Relief Fund provide up to $15,000 in matching dollars to ioby crowdfunding campaigns for projects that serve low-income, Black communities within the five boroughs of New York City and projects that help low-income communities respond to and recover from the economic and social impacts of COVID-19. Deadline to apply: Rolling.