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Private Grant Opportunities

Please note that you are on the PRIVATE grants page. The grants listed below are by category. You can search these by hitting "Control" and "F" on your keyboard and entering a search word or phrase.

Skateboard Parks
- The Tony Hawk Foundation funds skateboard parks in low-income communities. Application period opens Dec. 7, 2015 and closes Jan. 20, 2016.

Coldwater Heritage Partnership 2015 Grant Program
The Coldwater Heritage Partnership (CHP) opened the 2015 Coldwater Conservation Grants Program. The program provides two grant opportunities, which help to protect and conserve the health of Pennsylvania’s coldwater ecosystems. Funding is available through CHP's planning grants and implementation grants. For more information, visit Application period closes Dec. 18, 2015.

Safe Places to Play Grants - U.S. Soccer Foundation - The Safe Places to Play grants are available to nonprofit organizations working to build or enhance a field space that enables children in underserved communities to stay active, healthy, and safe. The Safe Places to Play Grants provide funding in four categories for indoor and outdoor field projects: synthetic turf, lighting, irrigation, and sport court. Applicants must own or have a minimum 10-year land lease or land use agreement for the land where the existing field is located or will be built. Applicants must have written authorization from the community if lighting will be used on the project. A 50 percent match is required. Application Period closes Oct. 2, 2015.

Baseball Tomorrow Fund - The Baseball Tomorrow Fund provides grants through contributions from Major League Baseball and its corporate partners for incremental programming and facilities for youth baseball and softball programs. Applicable projects include financing new programs, expanding or improving existing programs, undertaking a new collaborative effort, or obtaining facilities or equipment. Nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations involved in the operation of youth baseball or softball programs and facilities are eligible to apply. Application period is closed.

The Environmental Grant Program - Sponsored through PA American Water, this program must show that a project will improve, protect or restore the watershed or source water; be located within the Pennsylvania American Water service area and be a new or innovative community initiative, or serve as significant expansion to an existing program. Application period is closed.

The Coca Cola Foundation Keep America Beautiful Bin Grant Program - Application period is open for 2015.

Keep America Beautiful - Environmental, illegal dumping, fresh paint days, litter and recycling

Scotts Miracle-Gro: GRO1000 Grassroots Grants - Development of gardens and green spaces. Application period is closed.

MetLife Foundation: Community-Police Partnership Awards - Application period closes Aug. 26, 2015.

PECO Green Region Program - Any township, borough, city, or regional recreational authority within PECO’s five-county service territory (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties). Application period is closed.