grant opportunities 

Advancing Equity and Social Justice through Land Conservation

King County is seeking RFPs for a 3-4 month contract to conduct outreach to communities in King County.  We seek to improve the County’s understanding of how to best advance equity and social justice in the context of a cooperative effort among King County and cities to identify and protect open space throughout King County  - from forested headwaters to urban shorelines, and a variety of open spaces in between. The deadline for submitting proposal is 5pm on September 8, 2017. RFP details can be found here.

funding opportunitY for community based organizations

King County has also partnered with The Seattle Foundation to establish a Resilience Fund to support organizations that increase the protections and resilience of vulnerable residents. The County has contributed $350,000 to this fund to support immigrant and refugee communities. Details about the Resilience fund and the application can be found on The Seattle Foundation's website

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NFL Foundation Grassroots Community Football Field Program Request for Proposals (RFP)

LISC is excited to announce the NFL Foundation Grassroots Community Football Field Program Request for Proposals (RFP). The NFL Grassroots Program is a partnership of the National Football League, which provides funding for the Program, and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), which provides technical assistance and manages the program. 

The goal of the Program is to provide non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations with financial and technical assistance to improve the quality, safety, and accessibility of local football fields. The NFL Foundation Grassroots Program provides grants of up to $250, 000 for capital improvement projects. 

To find out more about funding levels, eligibility, and application procedures - join our live webcast scheduled for August 9, 2017 from 2:30 -3:00 EST. Register here

The application deadline is October 16, 2017. Please direct questions about this opportunity to Beverly Smith, LISC Sports and Recreation Senior Program Director, at BSmith@lisc.orgDownload the NFL Grassroots RFP here


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