LIDS Foundation Youth Athletic Grant

Clubs who already involved with the On the T.R.A.I.L. to Diabetes Prevention Program, or would want to promote more active lifestyles and healthy living with their youth, should consider applying to the LIDS Foundation grant for youth athletic programs! The LIDS Foundation’s mission is to support young people in local communities by engaging them in sports-related activities. These activities promote active and healthy lifestyles as well as leadership and growth opportunities. The LIDS Foundation turns this belief into action primarily through offering resources, be it in the manner of time, expertise, funds, or materials, to non-profit organizations whose goals and values align with those of the LIDS Foundation. More information can be found on the LIDS Foundation website.

Deadline: Rolling
Amount: Up to $5,000


The Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation

Bringing together a community can be a difficult task. That is why Lowe’s Home Improvement has established its Lowe’s Charitable and Education Foundation to help fund grassroots community projects, and to support public education and local communities at large. Applying organizations must reside in an area where Lowe’s operates stores and/or distribution centers, and selected organizations must use the funds for either Community improvement projects or programs involved with public education (K-12). Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation requires that all applicants take an eligibility test. Organizations that pass will be considered, but not guaranteed a grant.

Deadline: Rolling
Amount: $5,000 to $25,000 (Larger amounts considered)


The Reiman Foundation

The Reiman Foundation provides philanthropic support to a number of organizations that share and embody this mission to support the dedication, imagination and courage of many worthy organizations, particularly those involved in education, health care, the arts and children’s initiatives.

Giving is focused in four main areas: Health Care, Education, the Arts, and Children. Submit a proposal that includes the following information on your Club’s letterhead:

  • The date of your application
  • Brief description of project requesting funds
  • Why a grant from the Reiman Foundation is needed
  • Documentation of tax-exempt status
  • Brief overview of your agency (include the population you serve and your focus)
  • Contact person’s name and information
  • Amount of funds being requested (if possible attach a “Wish List” with specific needs and the dollar amount associated with those needs)

Click here for more application information about the grant! 

Deadline: Ongoing
Amount: Unspecified


HUD's Indian Community Development Block Grant Program

The Indian Community Development Block Grant Program provides eligible grantees with direct grants for use in developing viable Indian and Alaska Native Communities. Grant funded projects target populations with low to moderate levels of income and promote a wide range economic development opportunities – affordable housing and suitable living environment.

A total of 75 awards are available; applicants within an area of ONAP’s geographic jurisdiction compete for funds only against other applicants from within that same area or jurisdiction. Eligible applicants for assistance include any Indian tribe, band, group or nation (Including Alaska Indians, Aleut, and Eskimos) or Alaska Native village which has established a relationship with the Federal government.

Eligible activities include public services. Public services include, but are not limited to, assistance with employment, crime prevention, child care, health, drug abuse, education, fair housing counseling, energy conservation, welfare, down payment assistance or creational needs.


The Harry Chapin Foundation

The Harry Chapin Foundation, founded in 1981, has one mission: to make a positive difference in communities across the country. They support non-profit organizations who continually make a difference in the lives of individuals. The Foundation supports organizations with the following:

  1. Community Education Programs that identify community needs and mobilizes resources to meet them while fostering social and economic justice.

  2. Arts in Education Programs and other approaches to educating young people through creative mediums.

  3. Environmental Programs that promote a safe and sustainable environment.

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BGCA Mentoring

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BGCA Native Services Unit
Dallas Service Center
2107 N. Collins Boulevard
Richardson, TX 75080

Direct: 972-581-2374