Non-Profit Funding, Jobs, + Events for February 2020

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New York Life Foundation’s Grief Reach Grants
The New York Life Foundation in partnership with the National Alliance for Grieving Children is excited to soon announce the opening of the RFP cycle for Grief Reach, a grant program that will expand capacity and increase access of bereavement services for grieving youth with local organizations. The New York Life Foundation has committed $1.25 million up to thirty-seven grants to be given to organizations serving grieving children across the country. Cycle 1: Community Expansion Grants are now available and may be used to expand services to bereaved children and youth.
Deadline: March 9, 2020 | Learn more »

Youth Service America’s Youth Service Zones Grants
Youth Service Zone grants offer organizations and schools an opportunity to work collaboratively to increase the youth volunteer rates in their community. Each zone will receive a grant of $15,000 ($5,000 to each of the three collaborative leaders) to support program activities. Applicants may work locally (city, county, school district), regionally, or statewide, and must be based in the United States. The geographic area of each proposed Zone should include at least 100,000 residents. We expect to award 5 grants to statewide Zones and 5 grants to local or regional zones (city, metro area, county, school district, etc.).
Deadline: March 27, 2020 | Learn more »

Center for Disease Control’s Drug Free Community Support Program - New
The purpose of the Drug Free Community Support Program is to establish and strengthen collaborations to support the efforts of community coalitions working to prevent and reduce substance use among youth by addressing the factors in a community that increase the risk of substance abuse and promoting the factors that minimize the risk of substance abuse.
Deadline: April 3, 2020 | Learn more »

Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention’s Mentoring Opportunities for Youth Initiative
This program supports the implementation and delivery of mentoring services to youth populations that are at risk for juvenile delinquency, victimization, and juvenile justice system involvement. Mentoring services can be one-on-one, group, peer, or a combination of these types. Applicants in all categories must initiate mentoring services to youth who are 17 years old or younger at the time of admission to the program. Funding can be used to support new mentoring matches or continue existing mentoring matches at the time of application.
Deadline: April 13, 2020 | Learn more »
Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention’s Supporting Effective Interventions for Adolescent Sex Offenders and Children With Sexual Behavior Problems
This solicitation provides funding to develop intervention and supervision services for adolescent sex offenders and children with sexual behavior problems, and to provide treatment services for their victims and families/caregivers.
Deadline: April 14, 2020 | Learn more »

Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention’s Opioid Affected Youth Initiative
The goal of the Opioid Affected Youth Initiative is to provide programs and services to youth and families impacted by opioid addiction. Objectives include implementing prevention, intervention, and treatment programs that address the needs of pregnant and postpartum women, parents, youth; reducing foster care system involvement; implementing integrated services for parents and children that support families through treatment and recovery; and supporting the juvenile and criminal justice systems to address the needs of children and youth impacted by opioids. 
Deadline: April 20, 2020 | Learn more »

Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention’s Strategies To Support Children Exposed to Violence
Funding under this program can be used to develop support services for children exposed to violence in their homes, schools, and communities; and to develop, enhance, and implement violent crime reduction strategies that focus on violent juvenile offenders. This program development and resource allocation decision by interested applicants should be based on currently available resources to the jurisdiction and gaps in services.
Deadline: April 27, 2020 | Learn more »

Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention’s Second Chance Act Youth Offender Reentry Program
The Second Chance Act Youth Offender Reentry Program encourages collaboration between state agencies, local government, and community- and faith-based organizations to address the challenges that reentry and recidivism reduction pose for moderate to high-risk juvenile offenders returning to their communities from juvenile residential or correctional facilities.
Deadline: April 28, 2020 | Learn more »


National Network for Youth
National Summit on Youth Homelessness
March 2-3, 2020
Washington, DC
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Child Welfare League of America Annual Conference 2020
Sharing Ideas that Strengthen Families and Engage Communities to Promote Child Well-Being
March 25-29, 2020
Washington, DC
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National Youth Leadership Council
National Service-Learning Conference: Unmask Your Potential
April 16-18, 2020
New Orleans, LA
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Coalition for Juvenile Justice 2020 Annual Conference
Dreaming Big Together: Youth Justice Reimagined
June 3-6, 2020
Washington, DC
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