The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) has announced that three of its grant funding opportunities are now accepting applications from state, local, tribal, or territorial law enforcement agencies. All COPS are geared toward growing community policing efforts.
According to The National Mentoring Partnership, for every $1 invested in effective mentoring programs, there is a return of $2.72. This positive return shows projected increases in lifetime earnings gained by leading at-risk youth to becoming productive members of society. This is the kind of statistic you can use in your proposals. Also, here are some grants that can help mentoring programs continue the positive results.
We get a tremendous number of requests from municipalities for help finding grants that fund playground upgrades. Such grants are highly sought-after and thus extremely competitive. If you seek to create or refurbish playground equipment in your community, we can help you put your best foot forward. Below are a few grant opportunities to get you started.