Three new funding opportunities to take advantage of

If you are from the following states, please take advantage of these fall funding opportunities!

1. Missouri – ACT Missouri FY 2012 Mini-Grant Request for Proposal

Grant: Strategies identified in this proposal must address drug, alcohol and violence prevention

Funding: up to $5000

Eligibility: Any coalition registered with the Department of Mental Health, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse. 

FAQs: Questions and Answers Regarding the FY 2012 Mini-Grant RFP

Please refer to the document for registration details and form: FY 2012 Mini-Grant Request For Proposal

Deadline: September 9, 2011.


2. Illinois – The Jon M. Drogosz Youth Substance Abuse Prevention/Treatment Memorial Fund

 Grant: to provide for the well-being of the citizens of Freeport and Northwest Illinoise by accumulating assets in the form of permanent funds and prudently distributing income from those funds to charitable organizations.

Funder: The Freeport Community Foundation.

Eligibility: A non-profit organization, 501(c)3, guided by community leaders who are dedicated to providing financial solutions for current and future community needs through cooperative philanthropy.

Amount: unknown; the grant award will be provided during the Foundation’s fall grant cycle. Awards will be announced on November 1, 2011.

Contact: please refer to the following link for more information –

 To download the grant application, click here.

Deadline: September 30, 2011.


3. Delaware – Community Based Substance Abuse Prevention Services for Youth & Adults

Grant: Applicants must clearly describe geographic area(s) to be served and proposed program. 

Funder: Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health

Eligibility: Funds are available for the selected vendor to provide services in the area of Strategic Prevention Framework. Capacity Building Implementation Grants will provide primary prevention in the four sub state planning regions (the City of Wilmington, the remainder of New Castle County, Kent County, and Sussex County) or statewide.

Amount: Eight awards, each not exceeding $150,000.

Contact: Ceasar McClain, Community Mental Health Program Contact Manager,

Please refer to the following document for more details: 

Deadline: October 14, 2011.


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