Nonprofit Funding, Events, and Jobs – July 2018

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Funding

FY 2018 Continuum of Care Program Competition Opens Funding Availability

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released the 2018 Continuum of Care (CoC) Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA), making available approximately $2.1 billion. The CoC Program is designed to promote a community-wide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness; to provide funding for efforts by nonprofit providers, States, and local governments to quickly re-house homeless individuals, families, persons fleeing domestic violence, and youth while minimizing the trauma and dislocation caused by homelessness; to promote access to and effective utilization of mainstream programs by homeless individuals and families; and to optimize self-sufficiency among those experiencing homelessness. Deadline: September 18, 2018 Read more »  

Elton John Aids Foundation Seeks Letters of Intent for HIV/AIDS Projects

The Elton John Aids Foundation is accepting Letters of Intent from organizations working with people who are most affected by HIV in the Americas, defined as the United States, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, or Central or South America. Grants will be awarded to organizations working to improve the health of people living with HIV or at risk or otherwise affected by HIV; uphold the rights of people living with and affected by HIV; address the social and economic needs of people living with and affected by HIV; and/or strengthen the skills and strategies of organizations and activists addressing HIV. Note that the letter of intent deadline is soon. Deadline: June 30, 2018 (Letters of Intent) Read more »  

Department of Labor’s Education and Training Administration Invites YouthBuild Applications

DOL will award grants through a competitive process to organizations providing pre-apprenticeship services that support education, occupational skills training, and employment services to at-risk youth, ages 16 to 24, while performing meaningful work and service to their communities. In addition to construction skills training, YouthBuild applicants may include occupational skills training in other in-demand industries. This expansion into additional in-demand industries is the Construction Plus component, a priority in this grant competition. Individual grants will range from $700,000 to $1.1 million and require a 25 percent match from applicants, using sources other than Federal funding. Deadline: September 18, 2018 Read more »  

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