Category Archives: Developing and Sustaining Social Enterprises

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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INTERESTED IN NEIGHBORHOOD BEAUTIFICATION AND NEED FUNDING?

It’s time for Fiskars Project Orange Thumb to begin another year of neighborhood beautification, and this is your chance to bring our community gardening initiative to your area. If you’re part of a community garden group or civic organization in the … Continue reading

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Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition Apply now

This is an opportunity for Students to win money for developing innovative business models that alleviate poverty and empower the poor. It is open to all students currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program at any level of study at any … Continue reading

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The 2013 Arizona Furnace Technology Transfer Accelerator is Officially Underway

The Arizona Furnace Technology Transfer Accelerator (Furnace) is a competitive startup acceleration program designed to form, fund, and launch new companies that are built upon technologies and intellectual property licensed from Arizona’s premier research institutions. It offers over 100 compelling … Continue reading

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Asu Innovation Challenge

The Arizona State University Innovation Challenge  is an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students from across the university to make a difference in our local and global communities through innovation. Win up to $10,000 to make your ideas happen. Submissions will … Continue reading

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Be Inspired

This summer the Canadian Co-operative Association (CCA) released a directory listing 114 student and youth co-ops in Canada. The national association for co-operatives in Canada, representing more than ten million co-operative and credit union members. CCA members come from many sectors of the economy, including … Continue reading

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Craft brewers band together to raise funds for Yarnell Fire

Buy a pint for our heroes! Local breweries have collaborated on Heroes 19, an American brown ale honoring the 19 firefighters who lost their lives in the Yarnell Hill fire. Made with 19 different hops donated by members of the Arizona Craft Brewers … Continue reading

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Doing environmental work and looking for support?

Take a look to see if your projects fits within the Environmental Resource   Foundations six core areas. The ERM Foundation was started in 1994 in the United States by a group of ERM employees who wanted to make a difference … Continue reading

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