Childrens Grant News

Selected childrens grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Can Online Preschool Program Prepare Children for Kindergarten?
Foundation: Annie E. Casey Foundation, Lilly Endowment

Purdue University recently announced a $40 million Lilly Endowment grant to Purdue Research Foundation. The grant aims to help create Purdue's Engineering and Polytechnic Gateway Complex, a project...more

Oxford Scholarship Goes to Aussie Social Enterprise Founder

Rangan Srikhanta, founder of Sydney-based One Education and its offshoot One Laptop per Child, is one of five individuals from around the world to be given a Skoll Scholarship to study an MBA at the...more

Novel Giving Strategy - Letting Nonprofits Decide How to Use Funding

Jeff Bezos, founder, CEO, and president of Amazon.com, decided to try something different with his new billion-dollar charity, Day One Families Fund. Bezos, through his charity, announced that he...more

CyberSTEAM Program Rolled Out in Newport News Public Schools

A new CyberSTEAM program will be introduced to seven Newport News Public Schools this fall, and it's going to remain for at least the next four years. Around 45 elementary and middle school...more




Largest Foundation Support for Human Services for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
238
130,480,094
2
718
80,311,627
3
117
79,529,515
4
220
70,345,234

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


Government Grants for Children




Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grants - Burnett, Clark, Rusk, Sawyer, Taylor, and Washburn Counties, Wisconsin
Administration for Children and Families - OHS
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) announces the availability of approximately $1,458,703 to be competitively awarded for the purpose of expanding access to high-quality,...more
Posted On - 2019-09-16


Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care The Cities of Morganton, Charlotte and Valdese, North Carolina
Administration for Children and Families - OHS
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) announces the availability of approximately $4,173,896 to be competitively awarded for the purpose of expanding access to high-quality,...more
Posted On - 2019-09-12




Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grants - Spartanburg and Lancaster Counties, South Carolina
Administration for Children and Families - OHS
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) announces the availability of approximately $2,707,816 to be competitively awarded for the purpose of expanding access to high-quality,...more
Posted On - 2019-09-12


Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grants - Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Administration for Children and Families - OHS
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) announces the availability of approximately $5,101,828 to be competitively awarded for the purpose of expanding access to high-quality,...more
Posted On - 2019-09-12





Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grants - The City of Chattanooga, Tennessee
Administration for Children and Families - OHS
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) announces the availability of approximately $2,226,367 to be competitively awarded for the purpose of expanding access to high-quality,...more
Posted On - 2019-09-12


Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grants - The City of Shelby, North Carolina
Administration for Children and Families - OHS
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) announces the availability of approximately $2,416,886 to be competitively awarded for the purpose of expanding access to high-quality,...more
Posted On - 2019-09-12





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Bill Drayton Urges Development of Empathy in Social Entrepreneurship


Bill Drayton Urges Development of Empathy in Social Entrepreneurship

Bill Drayton, Ashoka founder, coined the phrase “social entrepreneur” instead of almost naming it as “public service entrepreneur”. He strongly encourages empathy especially through the education sector, and explains why having that trait is more important than ever now.




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