Grant Guru is an occasional feature in which we answer questions from our readers about fundraising and the giving universe. It is part of our continuing effort to enhance our coverage.
The Alaska Conservation Foundation (ACF) supports a number of grantmaking programs that advance Alaska Native priorities for protecting their land and sustaining their ways of life.
Private Funder: Ezra Jack Keats Foundation; Opportunity: 2019 foundation grants; Funding Focus: Education; Geographic Focus: National
Private Funder: MUFG Union Bank Foundation (formerly Union Bank Foundation); Opportunity: Foundation Grants;
The American Philosophical Society maintains eight grant or fellowship programs in a wide range of fields to support academic research into such areas as astrobiology and the history of studies of Native Americans.
Established in 1991 as a single-disease organization working to fund organizations dealing with HIV/AIDS education, the Magic Johnson Foundation has expanded to fund a range of community based projects for the poor and underserved.
The Virginia Health Care Foundation promotes public-private partnerships that increase access to primary health care services for medically underserved and uninsured Virginians.
The Save-A-Lot Corporate Giving Program supports nonprofit organizations that strive to create healthy, thriving communities in the locations
Private Funder: Wayne & Gladys Valley Foundation; Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Education, at-risk youth, health and faith-based efforts;
Funder: Charles Lafitte Foundation (CLF); Opportunity: Foundation Grants; Funding Focus: Children's advocacy; education; medical research; and the arts;