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Rosenberg Fund for Children (RFC): Grants for Educational and Emotional Needs of Children/Youngsters in United States

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted September 12, 2019 from Brazil
Expires on November 9, 2019
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The Rosenberg Fund for Children (RFC) seeks applications focusing on the educational and emotional needs of children of targeted progressive activists, and youth who are targeted activists themselves.
NOTE: “targeted” means someone who as a result of their activism has: lost a job; suffered physical or mental injury or disability; been harassed or discriminated against; been imprisoned; or died.

The RFC:
a) funds institutions and individual providers who support the values listed above;
b) funds such things as: counseling; K-12 school tuition; camp tuition; cultural lessons; after-school programs; prison visits; and books and supplies for college or other educational training after high school.

Eligibility:
a) parents, custodians, and guardians, to benefit children (under age 18) in the U.S. whose parents’ pursuit of progressive values has left them unable to fully provide for that child because being targeted (see above)
b) young adults (ages 18-24) of targeted activists.

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The RFC: a) doest not accept request of grants for general living expenses (housing, clothing, and food); b) does not pay legal expenses.

Applications are considered twice each year: March 21st and October 13th.

For more information, please visit http://www.rfc.org/granting

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Sep 12
Sep 12

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and then use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit you;
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests; yes, tell these storiies too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.

Jill Langhus
Sep 13
Sep 13

Thanks, Ana.