When you’re trying to change the world, it can feel like everything on your to do list is due right now. Take a little of the pressure off with these 5 grants for nonprofits, community initiatives, and entrepreneurs from underserved communities – all with rolling applications or regularly repeated deadlines!
Recipients include: Port Discovery Children’s Museum, New York Common Pantry, Doorways for Women and Children.
With three deadlines spaced throughout each year and a huge range of grant eligibility, check out Venable’s grants if you’re working on a project with a local focus – anything from the arts to legal services may be eligible!
SoGal Black Founder Startup Grant
Recipients include: Soulace Virtual Therapy App, FreeCap Financial, Un-Ruly Hair Care
We can’t say it any better than SoGal: “Black Entrepreneurs Matter. Black women entrepreneurs receive less than .5% of venture capital funding. We are standing up to help change that.” This fund is providing grants of $5K-10K, plus strategic support for future funding, to Black women and nonbinary entrepreneurs.”
The Coca-Cola Foundation
Recipients include: The Anti-Defamation League, Dress for Success Worldwide, and Veterans Community Project.
Coca Cola is one of the world’s biggest and most profitable corporations, so let’s make sure they put some of that money to good use! They list female entrepreneurs, environmental initiatives, and community programs as some of their top funding focuses.
Recipients include: Appalachian Voices, Ballet Hispanico, and Taxpayers for Common Sense.
The Scherman Foundation’s Core Fund is accepting rolling applications throughout the year for arts organizations, reproductive justice, and New York-based community initiatives, and more! Check out their past grantees for inspiration and apply when you’re ready.
The Amber Grant from WomensNet
Recipients include: Black Girls Film Camp, SpeakWell Youth Leadership, Wellspace Maine.
The Amber Grant(s) for women, recently expanded to a suite of grants for nonprofits, startups, marketing, and more, award over $450,000 every year – and you only need to fill out one application to be eligible for them all.