March 17, 2015
The Claneil Foundation seeks to support and encourage effective organizations in Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania who are committed to improving the health of families and communities through advancements in health and human services, a sustainable food system, education, and the protection of our environment. Before submitting an application for the Fall Cycle, organizations must submit a letter of intent by June 30. Information on that process can be found on the Foundation's website.
The Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation provides philanthropic support to organizations in West Virginia and southwestern Pennsylvania. With a focus in community development and health and human services, the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation is interested in programs that provide decent, safe, and affordable housing through home construction, repair, financing, and education programs. Applications are accepted online. For more information, click here.
The Edina Realty Foundation extends financial support to organizations which provide housing and related services such as counseling and medical care to homeless children, families and individuals. Since 1996, the Foundation has provided $7.6 million in support to organizations providing services to homeless families in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and the Dakotas. Interested organizations should contact their local Edina Realty office and ask to speak with the Foundation Representative to discuss details. For more information, click here.
The H & R Block Foundation has improved the quality of life by responding to the changing needs of people and communities through thoughtful, innovative, and responsible philanthropy. The Foundation aligns leadership and resources to create positive social change on important community issues, with a major emphasis placed on support of activities that serve underserved, low-income persons living in Jackson, Clay, and Platte counties in Missouri, and Wyandotte and Johnson counties in Kansas. More information on the online grant application process can be found here.