Grant Programs

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The Herb Block Foundation’s grant programs support initiatives that defend basic freedoms, find pathways out of poverty and encourage civic responsibility.

"PULL OVER TO THE CURB"
2020 Defending Basic Freedoms Progress Reports Due: 8/21/2020

This program helps safeguard the basic freedoms guaranteed in our Bill of Rights, to help eliminate all forms of prejudice and discrimination, and to assist government agencies to be more accountable to the public.

SCHOOL BELL
Progress Report for 2020 grantees due: 12/21/20

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STILL GRASPING IN HIS HAND OF ICE
Letters of Inquiry Due: 6/04/2020

The Herb Block Foundation seeks to help ensure a responsible, responsive democratic government through citizen involvement. Proposals may focus on citizen education and greater voter participation in the electoral process.