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Deadline: 10/09/2014
Grants of $15,000 to qualifying USA-based municipalities, non-profit organizations, and, on a limited basis, private day care facilities that are seeking funds to purchase playground equipment that will be built using the grantor's community-build model. Successful applicants will receive...
Deadline: 10/13/2014
Grants of $20,000 to USA teams of K-12 teachers who are working to expand the time and space students have to create, explore, and follow their interests and passions. Funds will support teachers developing new practices, arrangements, curricula, and/or projects that are interest-driven, production-centered,...
Deadline: 10/15/2014
Grants to Tennessee non-profit organizations for environmental, social, health, youth and other programs that serve and benefit area residents. The Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people throughout the state of Tennessee by supporting worthy programs and organizations....
Deadline: 10/15/2014
Grants to Clarksville, Tennessee non-profit organizations for activities to address a wide range of human services and charitable causes. The Foundation typically awards grants in the categories of economic opportunity, affordable housing, self-sufficiency, economic development, education,...

About the Author: Libby Hikind

Libby Hikind is the founder of GrantWatch.com. Libby Hikind, first published NYC GrantWatch in 1999 as a weekly non-profit newsletter. She stopped publication in 2001, to run for City Council where she felt she could bring more funding dollars to NYC. After only winning the Democratic Primary election, she returned to teaching public school and continued her grant writing efforts on behalf of the non-profit community. Since retirement, Libby has worked to build GrantWatch.com. On a daily basis, Libby contacts grants' program managers, reviews numerous publications and adds new grants to the website.

Libby is also the president of PGWHC, Inc., a grant writing/development consulting firm that provides organizations with a means to develop new areas of funding in: education, disabilities, early childhood, special education, social services, employment, job training, youth, health, safety, entitlements, substance abuse, homelessness, environment, parenting, etc.

PGWHC, Inc, Professional Grant Writers & Health Consultants was first established in 1994, to provide the following services:

  • Locating available federal, state, local and foundation grants and contracts.
  • Completing needs assessments.
  • Researching literature for best practices.
  • Developing proposal plan.
  • Writing proposal narratives and developing budgets.
  • Negotiating budgets with grant officers.
  • Monitoring quality assurance, evaluating programs, preparing evaluation reports.
  • Broadening client base and increasing organizational capacity.
  • Representing organizations at significant meetings.
  • Curriculum development.
  • Professional development for organization staff.
  • Developing special projects and preparing special events.
  • Planning, organizing and facilitating conferences.
  • Marketing programs and developing organizational mail plan.
  • Developing text and graphic design for brochures and public relations materials.
  • Writing job postings and letters.
  • Preparing minutes from board meetings, writing board resolutions.
  • Preparing press releases and networking with the press for news coverage.

Libby Hikind has obtained more than 11 million in grant funding dollars. The most notable are:

Child Health Plus of Staten Island, NYS Early Intervention Center in Queens, Diagnostic & Treatment Center in Brooklyn, Parent to Parent Resource Center for Parents of Children with Developmental Disabilities, Caregiver Support for Family Members of Alzheimer's Patients, EDWAA, JTPA, and Community Youth Development.

PGWHC's clients includes hospitals, universities, schools, preschools, community based organizations and neighborhood coalitions.

Libby Hikind, has written both literacy and social studies NYC Department of Education school curriculum, scored the New York State English Language Arts and Math exams, participated in peer review committees for the United States Department of Education, authored four children's picture books, ran a successful primary election campaign for NYC City Council, served as a team leader for FEMA's Project Liberty and taught NYC Public School students for 29 1/2 years.

To contact Libby, please go to our contact page


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Deadline: 10/06/2014
Grants are available to USA non-profits, community and faith based organizations, businesses, and others to provide early childhood programs for low income children and families of federally recognized Native American tribes or consortia of tribes. Grantees provide culturally appropriate high...
Deadline: 10/06/2014
Grants are available to USA non-profits, businesses, and others to provide early childhood care to infants and toddlers of low-income agricultural workers. Applicants may apply to deliver services as a partnership with a current service provider, to provide expanded services without a partnership,...
Deadline: 10/06/2014
Grants to USA Cities to create teams that use data and other tools to come up with bold ideas for how to tackle problems in areas such as economic redevelopment or reducing violent deaths. Selected Cities will receive a significant cash investment, expert consulting assistance, and opportunities...
Deadline: 10/07/2014
Grants typically ranging from $300 to $2,000 to USA and Canada families of infants and toddlers ages birth through 3 who have been diagnosed with a moderately-severe to profound hearing loss who are in pursuit of a spoken language outcome for their child. Awards are intended to assist with...
Deadline: Ongoing
Grants of up to $1,500 are available to Tennessee arts organizations and arts-oriented government agencies for staff professional development and technology enhancement. Proposals are due 30 days before the project is expected to begin. Funding will support capacity building efforts including...
Deadline: Ongoing
Grants of up to $750 are available to Tennessee artists and arts administrators to enhance their skills and professional abilities and to create promotional materials. Proposals must be received at least 30 days before project start date. Applicants can participate in professional development...


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