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"
Full Proposals Invited after 11/14/19

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
2019 Pathways Out of Poverty Progress Reports: 12/20/19

This program will focus on helping needy young people and adults gain a quality education. For projects serving youth, The Herb Block Foundation seeks proposals which focus on improving student achievement and healthy development of young people.

STILL GRASPING IN HIS HAND OF ICE
Final Report for 2018 grants Due: 10/24/2019

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.