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Head Start Grant Gives Low-Income Families New Opportunities

Head Start Grant Gives Low-Income Families New Opportunities

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last month we covered the vast amount of grants for families with low-income. Today I wanted to talk about the Head Start Grant which has been around since 1965 and is still going strong. This grant was originally an eight-week summer program, organized by a pediatrician and psychology professor of the Johns Hopkins University and […]

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Grants for Single Mothers are Here to Help

Grants for Single Mothers are Here to Help

| July 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

So, you’re a single mother. You are far from alone. Almost 30% of children in America are currently being raised in a home with only one parent. Making ends meet is twice as tough when you go it alone. And your children shouldn’t have to suffer a single ounce because you are their only breadwinner. […]

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Oprah Winfrey Grants Offer Educational Opportunity

Oprah Winfrey Grants Offer Educational Opportunity

| January 11, 2014 | 15 Comments

Oprah Winfrey started the Angel Network back in 1998 allowing her numerous television viewers to donate to charitable causes handpicked by Oprah herself. Her contribution included covering all operating expenses of the public charity, which allowed 100% of viewer donations to be put to work through grants. Over the years, $80 million poured in through […]

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Breast Cancer Financial Assistance Offered by 10 Grant Programs

Breast Cancer Financial Assistance Offered by 10 Grant Programs

| January 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

Back in October, we took a look at grants that fund the fight against breast cancer as part of our contribution to Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This included some coverage of breast cancer grants that help patients struggling with the cost of treatment and the valuable role that grants play in funding breast cancer research grants. […]

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SBA Grants for Women Fund Female Friendly Programs

SBA Grants for Women Fund Female Friendly Programs

| December 28, 2013 | 1 Comment

The SBA or Small Business Association is an agency of the federal government designed to help entrepreneurs start their own small businesses. One major misconception about the SBA is that it offers small business grants. It does not. Business grants are fairly rare and when they are offered they generally come from non-profit organizations founded […]

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Grants for Women Writers Offer Publishing Prizes and Author Awards

Grants for Women Writers Offer Publishing Prizes and Author Awards

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

There are a number of places for women writers to turn for grants and to participate in writing competitions that offer small prizes. And while writing competitions usually only offer a $500 to $1,500 prize and the potential for publication, some writing grants for women we found were as large as $50,000. The sources for […]

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