General Opportunities

These grants support general education, health, social services, and other needs that schools have. Do you know of a grant that isn't listed here? Send it to the Grants Office to include on the list.

  • AAUW Community Action Grant: Provides grants to empower women and girls. 

    ALDI Smart Kids Program: ALDI is a fairly new company in Jacksonville. Please let the Grants Office know if you have any success with this funder.

    Association of American Educators Foundation Classroom Grant: Foundation provides classroom grants for a variety of projects.  

    Caplan Foundation for Early Education: Provides funding in the following areas; Early Childhood Welfare, Early Childhood Education and Play, and Parenting Education.

    Community First Community Cares: Community First is a big supporter in our community. 

    Good Neighbor Citizenship Company Grants: StateFarm's company grant program. Through education grants, our funding is directed toward initiatives that support: Academic performance improvement programs that impact K-12 students, Education initiatives that more directly support underserved individuals (13 years and older), helping them enroll in post-secondary education and obtain the skills and credentials they need to be successful in today’s workforce, and Service-learning programs that provide students opportunities to connect and apply learning skills from the classroom to address unmet needs that exist in their community

    Home Depot Community Impact Grant: Grants are offered throughout the year.  

    IKEA Vision: Provides product donations. 

    NEA Student Success Grants: Grants offered to resource materials for various educational projects. MUST BE AN NEA MEMBER.

    The Karma for Cara Microgrant Program: The Foundation encourages kids 18 and under to apply for funds to complete service projects in their communities.

    Panera Bread: Provides food donations. 

    Partnership for Play: Offers playground grant through the Matching Funds Grant Program 

    Pets in the ClassroomSponsored by the Pet Care Trust, the goal of the program is to establish healthy child-pet relationships at an early age by supporting responsible pet care in classrooms across the country. Many public school teachers have very limited resources for the support of classroom animals. In order to receive reimbursement, teachers must shop at a local pet supply store. 

    PNC Grow Up Great Grant: The PNC Foundation supports educational programs for children and youth, particularly early childhood education initiatives that meet the criteria established through PNC Grow Up Great.

    Publix Supermarket Charities: Publix supports schools and organizations throughout the city. 

    Southeastern Grocers: Parent company for Fresco, Harveys, and Winn-Dixie stores. Provides donations through gift cards, sponsorship, or wish.  

    Sparkplug Foundation: Provides grants to new projects of established nonprofits that are addressing the fields of music, education, and community organizing. 

    Target Local Store Giving: Provides donations through gift cards.

    Walmart Local Community Grants: A K-12 public or nonprofit private school, or charter school with a proposed project that benefits the community at large, such as food pantries, soup kitchens, and clothing closets and CyberGrants FrontDoor verified are eligible to apply.

    Wawa Foundation: Provides support through grants, in-kind donations, and local sponsorship.

    Youth Service America: Provides funding for students to take action on issues that affect their communities.