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.

Disability Lede

Grant #571

Awesome Foundation Disability Chapter

Showcasing Awesomeness in the Disability Community

Grant #570

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

A Cult Classic Brings the LGBTQ+ Community Together in Georgia
Love Shouldn't Hurt feat

Grant #569

Love Shouldn’t Hurt

A Intergenerational Approach to Domestic Violence
Turtles Fly Too Lede

Grant #568

When Turtles Fly

Thanks to This Organization, Endangered Sea Turtles Ride Out the Winter Chill in Style
Bereavement Camp Lede

Grant #567

Bereavement Camp

Bringing Healing and Hope to Grieving Families
Kind Cards Lede Final

Grant #566

Kind Cards for Random People

Spreading Joy to Strangers—One Anonymous Message at a Time
Kotor Lede

Grant #565

Prevention Is the Kindest Way

Kotor Kitties Has a PAWS-itive Vision for Cats in Kotor, Montenegro
Latin Wealth Lede

Grant #564

Latin Wealth

Hear That? It’s a Podcast and Platform Aiming to Close the Latino Wealth Gap
Elevated Access Lede Image

Grant #563

Emergency Travel Funds – Elevated Access

Elevated Access Is Helping People Get Necessary Healthcare—Via the Friendly Skies
Seating Lede

Grant #562

Seating for our Urban Farm

Throwing Shade—in a Good Way
Peaceful Teens Lede

Grant #561

P.E.A.C.E.F.U.L. Parents / Teens

Helping Parents and Teens Connect and Heal (with Games!)
Yoga for Women Lede

Grant #560

Yoga for Women, on the Inside and Outside

Helping Women in Prison (and the Newly Released) Take a Deep Breath
Forgive lede

Grant #559

I Forgive You for Dying

A New Feature Documentary About a Father and Daughter Explores Trauma, Forgiveness, and Healing
Hope Career lede

Grant #558

Hope Career Development Center Vocational Skills

Werk It! A Fashion Design Program Operating in Nigeria
Cave and karst lede

Grant #557

Cave and Karst Exploration of Montenegro

Exploring the World Beneath Our Feet—One Far-Flung Cave at a Time
Bulaban Lede

Grant #556

Bulaban Circus

A Circus Is Coming to Town—for Local and Refugee Kids in Lebanon
Panther Pride Lede

Grant #555

Panther Pride

An Incoming Principal Wants to Celebrate School Spirit—in Full Bloom
Green Box Lede

Grant #554

Green Box Toolkits

A Nonprofit Advocates for a ‘Green Box’ Approaching to Organization and Aging



After 11+ years, we’re signing off and closing applications for good. We’ve supported 571 projects with $571,000 in grant dollars. We’re so proud to have celebrated such incredible work. Please visit https://www.awesomefoundation.org/ for more information on other AWESOME chapters! And thanks for sharing so much awesomeness with us.

Team Awesome Without Borders