United Way Presents Support Grants to Volunteer Groups


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The United Way of Greater New Bedfordís Community Building Mini-grants program provides assistance to all volunteer groups and agencies that want to make an impact to their communities by devising ideas and bringing them into fruition.

Applicants of the 2013 Mini-grants are obligated to appear at one of the free orientation sessions. The program supports all-volunteer efforts through networking and grant making opportunities.

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Federal Programs Related to - Community Development, General/Other

Programs that focus broadly on strengthening, unifying and building the economic, cultural, educational and social services of a community or neighborhood and improving the quality of life for all. Community Building; Community Capacity Building; Community Development and Improvement; Community Development Block Grants; Healthy Communities Community Economic Development Programs that provide technical assistance and funds to help communities retain and recycle income within the community by investing in the development of local institutions and businesses. Business Growth; Business Loans; Economic Growth; Economic Transformation; Real Estate Organizations; Socioeconomic Development; Technology Transfer; Transfer of Technology; Urban Enterprise Zones

Federal Programs Related to - Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking, General/Other

Private nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to promote the practice of charitable giving and volunteering or to represent and serve a wide range of philanthropic and charitable institutions.

Federal Programs Related to - Comprehensive Grantmaking

Programs that solicit private and corporate contributions through a wide range of giving programs and distribute these funds to charitable institutions. Charitable Trusts; Community Foundation; Corporate Foundation; Corporate Giving; Federated Giving; Fund Distribution; Grantmaking Foundations; Individual Foundation; Private Foundation; United Way

    Federal Programs Related to - Grants Development

    Programs that provide consultation, training, contractual services and resources for nonprofit organizations that need assistance in researching funding opportunities, developing proposals to obtain outside funding, and/or in the evaluation of existing grants. Grants Administration; Grants Consulting




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