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Funding Sources

Federal Funding Sources
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
HHH Building
Washington, DC 20201

An effort by the federal government to compile all grant information in one place.

200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20201

Created by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Office of Grants Management (OGM) for finding and exchanging information about HHS and other federal grant programs

Grants Office of Safe and Drug Free Schools, US Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20202
Phone: 1-800-USA-LEARN (1-800-872-5327)
TTY: 1-800-437-0833

Designed to help find grants and contracts or keep up with existing grants and contracts.

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
P.O.Box 2345
Rockville, MD 20847-2345
Phone: 1-800-729-6686 (toll free)
Hablamos espanol: 1-877-767-8432
TDD: 1-800-487-4889
Fax: 240-221-4292

SAMHSA's resource for substance abuse prevention and addiction treatment information. Offers information and materials on substance abuse and alcohol, drug, and tobacco prevention, treatment, and research funding from various agencies.

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
810 Seventh Street NW.
Washington, DC 20531
Phone: 202-307-5911

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) provides national leadership, coordination, and resources to prevent and respond to juvenile delinquency and victimization. OJJDP supports states and communities in their efforts to develop and implement effective and coordinated prevention and intervention programs and to improve the juvenile justice system so that it protects public safety, holds offenders accountable, and provides treatment and rehabilitative services tailored to the needs of juveniles and their families.

Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse
National Criminal Justice Reference Service

P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Phone: 800-851-3420
Fax: 301-519-5600

One of the five program bureaus of the Office of Justice Programs within the U.S. Department of Justice. OJJDP's mission is to provide national leadership, coordination, and resources to develop, implement, and support effective methods to prevent juvenile victimization and respond appropriately to juvenile delinquency. This web site features updated highlights of OJJDP activities and initiatives, including online abstracts and full text of recently released publications, news of funding opportunities, and conference information.

The Juvenile Accountability Incentive Block Grants (JAIBG)

Administered by the State and Tribal Assistance Division of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. Through the JAIBG program, funds are provided as block grants to states for programs promating greater accountability in the juvenile justice system. Local and tribal governments can then apply to the states for funds to support local accountability programs.

School Health Program Funding Information
Phone: 800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636)
TTY: 888-232-6348


The School Health Program Finance Project database contains information on federal foundation, and state-specific funding sources for school health programs.

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Baltimore Funding Resources

Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers (ABAG)
2 East Read Street, 2nd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone: 410-727-1205
Fax: 410-727-7177

Directory of member foundations and corporations lists contact names as well as areas of interest. Includes a copy of ABAG's Common Grant Application.

The Family League of Baltimore
2700 N. Charles Street, Suite 200
Baltimore, Maryland 21218
Phone: 410-662-5500
Fax: 410.662-5517

Publishes monthly funding newsletter; back copies online.

The Baltimore Community Foundation
2 East Read Street, 9th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone: 410-332-4171
Fax: 410-837-4701
General inquiries:
Donors and Prospective Donors: Email:
Grantseekers E-mail:

A permanent collection of more than 270 different charitable funds serving the greater Baltimore region.

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Major National Foundations

The Foundation Center
79 Fifth Avenue/16th Street
New York, NY 10003-3076
Phone: 212-620-4230 npr 800-424-9836
Fax: 212-807-3677

Online directory updated annually (fee), training programs (fee), philanthropy news.

The Annie E. Casey Foundation
701 St. Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone: 410.547-6600
Fax: 410-547-3610

Since 1948, the Annie E. Casey Foundation (AECF) has worked to build better futures for disadvantaged children and their families in the United States. The pirmary mission of the foundation is to foster public policies, human service reforms, and community supports that more effectively meet the needs of today's vulnerable children and families.

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
503 S. Saginaw Street, Suite 1200
?Flint, Michigan 48502-1851
Phone: 1-810-238-5651
Fax: 1-810-766-1753

Charles Stewart Mott established the C.S. Mott Foundation in 1926 because of a deep concern about the welfare of his adopted community of Flint. The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation affirms its founder's vision that each of us "is in a partnership with the rest of the human race"- that each individual's quality of life is connected to the well-being of the community, both locally and globally. The foundation pursuses this vision through creative grantmaking, thoughtful communication, and other activities that enhance community in its many forms.

The Future of Children

The primary purpose of the future of children is to promote effective policies and programs for children by providing policymakers, service providers, and the media with timely, objective information based on the best available research.

Grants for Non-Profits: Religious and Social Change
100 Library
East Lansing, MI
48824 USA
Phone: 517-353-8700

A compilation of web pages and books of potential interest to nonprofit organizations seeking funding opportunities related to religion.

The International Youth Foundation
32 South Street, Suite 500
Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone: 410-951-1500
Fax: 410-347-1188

One of the world's largest public foundations working to improve the conditions and prospects for young people where they live, learn, work, and play.

John Templeton Foundation
300 Conshohoken State Road, Suite 500
West Conshohocken, PA 19428
Phone: (610)941-2828
Fax: (610) 825-1730

The Foundation typically seeks to focus the methods and resources of scientific inquiry on topical areas which have spiritual and theological significance.

National Priorities Project
17 New South Street, Suite 302
Northampton, MA 01060
Phone: 413-584-9556

The National Priorities Project interactive database allows you to create your own tables on state socioecomomic needs and federal funding.

National Service Learning Clearinghouse
4 Carbonero Way
Scott Valle, CA 95066
Phone: 1-866-245-SERV (7378) or 831-438-4060
TDD Phone: 831-461-0205
Fax: 831-430-9471

Collection of links to funding sources for education by search function or by topic.

The Pew Charitable Trusts
17 New South St. Suite 302
Northhampton, MA 01060
Phone: 413-584-9556

The Pew Charitable Trusts supports nonprofit activites in the area of culture, education, the environment, health and human services, public policy, and religion.

Philanthropy Gateway to Religion

Fundsnet Online Services. A privately owned Web site created for the purpose of providing noprofit organziations, colleges, and universities with information on financial resources available on the Internet.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
P.O. Box 2316
College Road East and Route 1
Princeton, NJ 08543
Phone: (877) 843- RWJF (7953)

Established in 1972, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, based in Princeton, N.J., is the largest philanthropy devoted exclusively to health and health care in the United States. The Foundation concentrates its grant-making in four areas.

Soros Foundation Network
400 West 59th Street
New York, NY 10019, U.S.A
Phone: 1-212-548-0600

The Soros Foundation Network includes Soros foundations covering more than 50 countries. The goal of the Soros Foundations Network throughout the world is to transform closed societies into open ones and to protect and expand the values of existing open societies.

The Stuart Foundation
50 California Street, Suite 3350
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415-393-1551
Fax: 415-393-1552

The Stuart Foundation's overarching purpose is to help the children and youth of California and Washington states become more responsible citizens

W.K. Kellogg Foundation
One Michigan Avenue East
Battle Creek, Michigan 49017-4012
Phone: 269-968-1611
TDD on site
Fax: 269-968-0413

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is a nonprofit organziation whose mission is to apply knowledge to solve the problems of people.

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