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 December 2013 – Grants listed in order of deadlines, with earlier deadlines first.
Project Orange Thumb Grant – Fiskars
The Fiskars Project Orange Thumb Grants Program is providing grants to help support the community garden movement. Nonprofits organizations and schools are eligible to apply. Grants amounts of $5,000 will be awarded
Deadline: December 31, 2014
To learn more, please visit the Humana Foundation.
Health and Wellness Grants – Rite Aid Foundation
The Rite Aid Foundation provides funding awards to initiatives that improve the health and wellness of our community. Nonprofit organizations are eligible to apply. Grant awards vary.
Deadline: January 15, 2014
To learn more, please visit the Rite Aid Foundation website.
Smart for the Start Grant Program – National PTA
Smart for the start grants program is providing funding awards to schools and communities to help them implement health initiatives at their schools. Early education centers and schools with Pre-K programs are eligible to apply. Grant awards are $20,000 for the winning school and $2,500 for ten other schools.
Deadline: February 28, 2014
To learn more, please visit the Smart for the Start Grant Program website.
Community Support Grants – The James M. Cox Foundation
The James M. Cox Foundation community support grants program provides funding awards supporting several areas including early childhood education and health priority areas. Nonprofit organizations in the following 16 cities are eligible to apply; Anaheim, Brea, Fontana, Fresno, Goleta, Hayward, Irvine, Los Angeles, Oakland, Oceanside, Rancho Santa Margarita, Riverside, San Bruno, San Diego, San Francisco, and San Jose. Grant awards vary.
Deadline: March 1, 2014
To learn more, please visit the The James M. Cox Foundation website.
Champions for Healthy Kids – The General Mills Foundation
The General Mills foundation provides funding awards supporting effective programs working to improve physical fitness, nutrition, and behaviors for youth. Nonprofit organizations are eligible to apply. Fifty grants of $10,000 will be awarded.
Deadline: March 15, 2014
To learn more, please visit the The General Mills Foundation website.