Have a crazy brilliant idea in need of funding? Glad you found us! Each week, we forward the interest of awesomeness in the universe with $1,000 no-strings-attached grants.

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Grant #500

Help Teen Pregnant Girls and Poor Pregnant Women

Helping Pregnant Women and Teenagers Access the Essentials They Need
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Grant #499

Reclaim and Redefine: The Artist and the Art

At the Ibom International Art and Book Festival, a Celebration of Nigeria’s Extraordinary—and Sometimes Overlooked—Diversity
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Grant #498

Crisis Foster Care for Dogs and Cats

Pets and People Are Fur-ever Family. When Crisis Hits, Pawster Helps Keep Them Together
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Grant #497

Mobile Kitchen at the Library

Cooking (Next to) the Books at the Highgate Library and Community Center
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Grant #496

The Pandora Project

When It Comes to Humanitarian Aid, Who Helps the Helpers?
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Grant #495

Outlast Arts and Education Media Arts Camp

Teaching Native Youth to Tell Their Own Stories (and Have Fun Doing It!)
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Grant #494

East Nashville Wellness Center

A Psychiatric Clinic in Nashville Is Helping Patients Find the Music Again

Grant #493

Signed By Stories

Improving Mental Health Care for Deaf and Hard of Hearing People? It’s a Sign in the Right Direction
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Grant #492

In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens

In Rural Senegal, a Garden That Nourishes in Every Sense of the Word
Act Now Podcast FEATURED

Grant #491

Act Now Advocacy Podcast

A Podcast About Using Your Voice
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Grant #490

St. Nell’s Humor Writing Residency for Ladies

Have You Heard the One About the Inclusive Writing Retreat?
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Grant #489

FARE FINTA a playbook for creativity

Creative Exercises to Help Imagine a Better Future, Whether You’re 9 or 99
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Grant #488

Looking for Love in All the Right Places

Our Valentine? A Beautiful, Down-But-Not-Out Store in Rural New Mexico.
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Grant #487

Fuel Relief Fund – The AIMS Project

The Fuel Relief Fund Is Making a Power Play—Bringing Fuel to Disaster Zones Around the World

Grant #486

The Trans Asylum Seekers Support Network

The Group Helping Trans and Queer Immigrants Get Free and Thrive
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Grant #485

Ramp for Wheelchair Access to Event Space

Milkwood Farm Wants to Make Its Reading Paradise Accessible to All
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Grant #484


An Album Fighting Censorship and Sexism with Great Music? You Can Play That Again
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Grant #483

Blood Soup Children’s Book

A Book That Teaches Kids About Blood? That Takes Guts



Starting May 16, 2022, we’re pausing accepting new applications. We will post here when we re-open the floodgates! Please do not submit any applications until we announce we are accepting them. We will not review them.

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