GRANT FOCUS: Homeless Youth, Runaways, Youth Welfare, Safety, Housing, Youth Services
Amount: $100,000 – $250,000
Deadline: July 1, 2019
“The Purpose of the grant program is to implement, enhance, and/or support effective strategies for successful transition to sustainable living for runaway and homeless youth ages 16 to under 22 and/or pregnant and parenting youth ages 16 to under 22 and their dependent child(ren). Projects must provide safe, stable, and appropriate shelter for up to 18 months, which under extenuating circumstances, can be extended to 21 months and provide comprehensive services that supports the transition of homeless youth to self-sufficiency and stable, independent living. Through the provision of shelter and an array of comprehensive services, TLP youth will realize improvements in four core outcome areas (i.e., safe and stable housing, education/employment, permanent connections, and social and emotional well-being).”
Funder: Administration for Children & Families
Eligibility: Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, Private institutions of higher education, public and state controlled institutions of higher education, city or township governments, county governments, special district governments, independent school districts, state governments, public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities, Native American tribal organizations (other than federally recognized tribal governments), Native American tribal governments (federally recognized), others.