Here you will find a listing of current grant opportunities and a link to sites that offer grant opportunities in the field of developmental disabilities.
Family Caregiver Grant Available in Western New York
The Developmental Disabilities Regional Office (DDRO), Region 1 Western and the WNY DDRO Family Support Services (FSS) Advisory Council are pleased to announce the availability of funding to provide supports and services to families that care for a family member with a developmental disability living at home. The goal of Family Support Services is to assist families to remain intact for as long as they desire and avoid unnecessary out of home placement. READ MORE HERE
Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood Grant Opportunity
The Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood supports innovative, creative projects and programs with potential to significantly enhance the development, health, safety, education, and/or quality of life of children from infancy through five years of age. The foundation provides funding in the areas of early childhood welfare, early childhood education and play, and parenting education.
Letters of Intent must be received no later than September 30, 2017. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit a full application.
The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) offers many grants and other funding opportunities to organizations and individuals. For more information about these opportunities, please visit their website at http://www.health.ny.gov/funding/.
The Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) also offers grants and other funding opportunities. Find out more at their website.
Grant Opportunities From USTA
The Junior Tennis Foundation (JTF) raises funds for junior tennis and adaptive tennis within the United State Tennis Association (USTA) Eastern Section. Grants can be used by organizations to initiate or expand their tennis activities. Grants may be used to start instructional programs and/or leagues for junior and adaptive players. The JTF Grant will be available to all not-for-profit organizations. Applications are due May 15.
Here is the direct link to the USTA Eastern Grant Portal:
If you would like more information please contact:
Jenny Irwin, Tennis Service Representative, Northern Region
70 West Red Oak Lane, White Plains, NY 10604