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December 21, 2011
Ambulance
Produced by:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
This program provides support for the development of a regionalized systems of care designed to alleviate delayed access to specialized healthcare services experienced by populations in tribal, territorial, insular, and rural communities, with a focus on emergency transportation services for injured or critically ill children.
December 21, 2011
NIH
Produced by:
National Insitutes of Health
The purpose of this funding is to conduct a longitudinal study to research the effects of child and adolescent alcohol exposure on the developing human brain. Research will also address to what extent these effects persist, and potentially identify early markers that may predict alcohol abuse, dependence, and onset or worsening of mental illness during adolescence and/or adulthood.
December 14, 2011
Produced by:
National Collegiate Athletic Association
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) assists in educating student athletes and creating an environment that promotes healthy choices about alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use. The NCAA CHOICES grant program provides funding for higher education institutions to integrate athletics into efforts to reduce alcohol abuse on college campuses.
December 9, 2011
Man
Produced by:
Open Society Foundations, Echoing Green
The purpose of this funding opportunity is to improve the life of black men and boys in the U.S. by supporting social entrepreneurs who are starting up new and innovative organizations in the field of black male achievement.
December 6, 2011
Grover
Produced by:
Sesame Street
With the help of its partners, the Sesame Workshop launched "Food for Thought: Eating Healthy on a Budget", a bi-lingual initiative that addresses food insecurity for kids. 
December 5, 2011
Children's Theatre
Produced by:
Children's Theatre Foundation of America
The Children's Theatre Foundation of America’s grantmaking focus is on theatre for children and youth, the utilization of drama/theatre in education for children grades K-12, and development opportunities for theatre artists working in the area of children’s theatre in the United States.
December 2, 2011
Notorious to Notable cover
Produced by:
Meyer Foundation, Moriah Fund, Carter and Melissa Cafritz Charitable Trust, Public Welfare Foundation
This new report shows how a collaborative effort between local D.C. foundations and national funders supported the transformation of the District's juvenile justice agency.
December 2, 2011
pile of books
Produced by:
The Libri Foundation
The Libri Foundation is a nationwide non-profit organization which donates new, quality, hardcover children's books to small, rural public libraries in the United States through its BOOKS FOR CHILDREN program. Learn more about the grant and its application in the link below. The first application deadline for 2012 is January 23.
November 28, 2011
Game On!!
Produced by:
Action for Healthy Kids
Game On! is an easy-to-use, online resource that helps schools promote nutrition and physical activity before, during, and after school. When kids are well-nourished and physically active, they are more attentive, have fewer behavior problems, do better in school, and are more likely to stay healthy as adults.
November 17, 2011
Philanthropedia
Produced by:
Philanthropedia
Philanthropedia has ranked hundreds of social cause nonprofits. Click below to see what organizations are doing seriously admirable work in At-Risk Youth, Education, Workforce Development, Child Nutrition/Health and more.