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Leveraging the cooperative advantage for women’s empowerment and gender equality

The International Labour Organization’s Co-operative Branch and the World of Work Series have put out two new briefs  on Gender Equality and Domestic Workers. Leveraging the cooperative advantage for women’s empowerment and gender equality.   To read more about how cooperative … Continue reading

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Looking for grants to support your sustainability/environmental justice project? Check out these upcoming opportunities

PATAGONIA offers funds of up to $12,000 for environmental work—particularly work that focuses on local habitat, biodiversity and ecosystem protection.  They are especially interested in supporting small, grassroots, activist organizations with provocative direct-action agendas, working on multi-pronged campaigns.  Upcoming proposal … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunity from the Ittleson Foundation

The Ittleson Foundation is dedicated to serving the needs of the underprivileged and providing resources for organizations. The Foundation provide funds for new initiatives and model projects that have the potential to greatly enhance public policy and the lives of … Continue reading

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Have a mobile app idea? Apply to FinCapDev!

FinCapDev is a mobile app development competition that helps millions of underserved Americans make smarter financial choices and achieve better access to financial services. FinCapDev is offering a $100,000 prize purse, startup cash, as well as tech resources and expert … Continue reading

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Win up to $20K to make your startup idea happen!

ASU’s Edson Student Entrepreneurship Initiative is accepting applications for startup ideas. They provide funding, mentorship, and office space to teams of students from all university disciplines to help advance their ventures. This opportunity is open to all ASU students. Application … Continue reading

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Want to inspire change in a creative way?

Living Resources and the Grand Central Art Center are seeking a Creative to inspire change in affordable housing communities. Artists, architects and social activists alike can apply to be given housing (or a housing stipend), a working stipend, and a … Continue reading

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Looking for funding related to environmental and/or economic justice projects?

The Cedar Tree Foundation’s grant making focuses on the following areas of concern: sustainable agriculture, environmental education and environmental health. They give particular consideration to proposals that demonstrate strong elements of environmental justice, and conservation. To be eligible, you must … Continue reading

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AmeriCorps Indian Tribes Grants-FY 2014

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) seeks to prioritize the investment of national service resources in economic opportunity, education, veterans and military families, and disaster services in Native American communities. Applications submitted by federally-recognized Indian Tribes and tribal … Continue reading

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DOING WORK IN THE ARTS AND NEED FUNDING?

The Puffin Foundation Ltd. has sought to open the doors of artistic expression by providing grants to artists and art organizations who are often excluded from mainstream opportunities due to their race, gender, or social philosophy. The Foundation’s 2014 Grant … Continue reading

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DOING ANTI-POVERTY AND/OR ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE WORK AND NEED FUNDING?

Impact Fund grants are made to private attorneys, small legal firms, or nonprofit legal entities that do not have sufficient access to funding sources. Grants cover reasonable costs and out-of-pocket expenses (including non-recoverable costs), such as deposition expenses, expert fees, … Continue reading

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