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LULAC’s programs revitalize Hispanic neighborhoods by creating innovative grassroots programs in over 1,000 Hispanic communities served by LULAC councils. Apply for one of these grants options for your community today.
LULAC and the Coca-Cola Foundation are proud to launch the Latina Entrepreneur Academy as part of LULAC’s Women’s Empowerment (WE) Initiative that is designed to train, motivate, and inspire women entrepreneurs. LULAC is currently accepting grant proposals for Phase 1 and will award six grants of $5,000 each for partners to host a Latina Entrepreneur Academy in their community.
Whether it is a small family owned business or large corporation, we want to nurture the entrepreneurship spirit within our community. We are looking for local LULAC councils and community partners who share these goals.
Deadline to Apply: March 17, 2017. For more information, please visit www.lulac.org/academy or contact the WE team at WE@LULAC.org.
In partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Partnering and Communicating Together to Act Against AIDS (PACT), LULAC invites you to apply to the 2017 Healthy Communities Act Against AIDS Stipend Opportunity in order to host an HIV/AIDS awareness event in your community. LULAC will be awarding ten grants in the amount of $2,000 each that will allow councils to host an HIV/AIDS awareness event that will provide free HIV testing to their local community while combating the impact of HIV/AIDS among Latinos.
Deadline to apply: Friday, February 24, 2017 6 p.m. PT. For more information, please visit www.lulac.org/salud/opportunities/.
The Ford Driving Dreams Grants program, a collaboration of Ford Motor Company Fund and LULAC, will award eight grants in the amount of $20,000 each to individual councils. This two year program requires councils to partner with a local community organization in order to address factors outside of high school classrooms that influence Latino graduation rates.
High school graduation rates have been steadily rising in the last decade, thanks to several educational initiatives and investments promoting on-time graduation in the United States. FDD Programs will provide students with tools to succeed and graduate on time by offering extra tutoring, mentorship, volunteer service, as well as exposing them to career exploration.
Deadline to apply: Proposals must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. MST, Thursday, March 16, 2017. For more information, please visit www.lulac.org/ford.