John Rex Endowment Announces Nonprofit Capacity Building Funding and Injury Prevention Funding
Thursday, May 03, 2012
Posted by: Cindy Frantz
From: John Rex Endowment
PREVENTION REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
Whether injury is
unintentional (e.g., as a result of motor vehicle crashes) or intentional
(e.g., as a result of child abuse or neglect), the impact on children is
significant. Injury is the #1 killer of children despite the fact that it
is preventable (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: April 2012 Press
Therefore, the John
Rex Endowment is pleased to announce an Injury Prevention Request for Proposals
(RFP) to prevent and reduce the impact of injury on Wake County children and
Funding is available
- Improving policies and the environment to prevent
childhood injuries and reduce their consequences.
- Improving system or organizational effectiveness and
efficiency in conducting childhood injury prevention work.
Letters of intent
must be e-mailed by noon on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 to: Kate@rexendowment.org
Click here to access the full announcement.
BUILDING INITIATIVE REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS
The John Rex
Endowment is pleased to renew our Capacity Building Initiative this year.
Three types of support are available through the Capacity Building Initiative
- Organizational Assessment grants allow organizations to
undergo an assessment of current capacities and for board and staff to
reach a shared understanding of the organization's strengths and
- Capacity Building grants provide funding for
organizations to plan for or implement strategies identified through a
completed organizational assessment process for the purpose of increasing
their effectiveness and sustainability.
- Strategic Restructuring assessment/planning grants
support two or more organizations assessing the feasibility of and
implementation needs for alliances or integrations, such as consolidated
administrative functions, shared staff positions, or
intent to apply or letters of intent for the current grant cycle must be
e-mailed to Kate Shirah at email@example.com by noon on Tuesday,
June 12, 2012.
Click here to access the full announcement and
the request for proposals for each type of support.