We are pleased to provide these targeted grant leads to help with your fundraising efforts. These grants have been reviewed by staff to ensure applicability to school health programs and services. Please let us know if you are awarded any of these grants, and consider joining CSHC for additional resources, technical assistance, and more.
Grants with Deadlines
Updated on April 2014 – Grants listed in order of deadlines, with earlier deadlines first.
Farm to School Grant Program- USDA
The USDA Farm to School Grants Program is providing grants to help improve access to local foods in schools. Grants support planning, purchasing equipment, developing school gardens, developing partnerships, and implementing farm to school programs. Nonprofits organizations and schools are eligible to apply. Grants amounts of $15,000-$50,000 will be awarded.
Deadline: April 30, 2014
To learn more, please visit the USDA.
2014-2015 School Grants for Healthy Kids – Action for Healthy Kids
The 2014-2015 School Grants for Healthy Kids have been provided by a partnership between CSX Transportation, Kellogg Company, the Kellogg Company Fund and others. The funding is provided to help schools enhance their physical activity programs, expand or create school breakfast programs, and pilot universal breakfast programs. Grant awards vary from $500 to $5,000.
Deadline: May 2, 2014
To learn more, please visit the Action for Healthy Kids website.
Teen Health, Environment and Education Grants – E3 Youth Philanthropy (Los Altos)
The E3 Youth Philanthropy provides funding awards to programs that improve teen health in the community of Los Altos and Los Altos Hills. The areas of focus this year are, LQBTQQ, bullying, eating disorders, stress management, supporting “green teams”, and programs that at risk youth and under-served areas. Community organizations and schools are eligible to apply. Grant awards vary in amount of $100 to $2,000.
Deadline: May 9, 2014
To learn more, please visit the E3 Youth Philanthropy website.
At Risk Youth Program Grants– The Entertainment Software Association Foundation
The Entertainment Software Association Foundations- At Risk Youth grants program is providing funding awards to support programs that make positive changes in the quality of life, health, and welfare of youth. Diversity in geographic regions, programs that benefit both genders, and races are encouraged to apply. Nonprofit organizations and schools are eligible to apply. Grant awards vary
Deadline: May 28, 2014
To learn more, please visit the The Entertainment Software Association Foundation website.
GoLocal: Cultivating Health Communities – The Aetna Foundation 2014 Regional Grants Program
The Aetna Foundation 2014 regional grants program provides funding awards supporting healthy eating and active living initiatives within low-income, minority, and under-served areas. Nonprofit organizations in the following cities are eligible to apply; Fresno, Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Francisco. Grant award amounts are $25,000 or $50,000 for a year long project.
Deadline: First Cycle is April 10, 2014- June 5, 2014 Second Cycle June 16, 2014 – July 20, 2014
To learn more, please visit the Aetna Foundation website.