OTHER – Fundraising Opportunities

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State Farm invites the public to submit a community cause about which they’re passionate and to rally behind that cause for a chance to win a $25,000 grant through State Farm Neighborhood Assist. Anyone 18 years of age and older in the U.S. can participate. Neighbors across the country will soon have an exciting opportunity to help change their communities for the better through State Farm Neighborhood Assist. Back for its ninth year, the program awards $25,000 grants to 40 nonprofit organizations to help fund neighborhood improvement projects. With the many challenges facing our communities across the country, we’re removing all category requirements for submissions this year. The cause submission phase starts July 15 and ends when 2,000 submissions are reached. To learn more, click here.

The Google Ad Grants program supports nonprofit organizations in the U.S. and more than 50 additional countries that help to make the world a better place. Google Ad Grants is a unique in-kind advertising program that harnesses the power of the company’s flagship advertising product, Google AdWords. Through the program, selected organizations receive $10,000 per month in in-kind AdWords advertising to promote their missions and initiatives on Google.com. Online applications may be submitted at any time. To learn more, click here.

Network for Good is accepting applications to promote fundraising activities and capacity that can lead to revenue sustainability. Network for Good’s goal is to support your organization’s growth in fundraising so that you can continue to do more good. A pool of $25,000 is currently available. Average grants range in size from $1,000-$5,000 and are funded as often as monthly. Deadline is the 15th of every month. To learn more, click here.

mGive – The mGive Foundation was created to help large nonprofits (raised at least $500,000 in the previous year) wishing to participate in the mobile giving channel and facilitate the flow of funds from carriers directly to participating nonprofits. The mission of the organization is to drive innovation and to assist other nonprofits in their efforts to raise money and communicate with donors more effectively through the mobile channel. For more information, and to complete a charity application, click here.

Good Search – GoodSearch.com is a Yahoo-powered search engine that donates half its advertising revenue, about a penny per search, to the charities its users designate. They can earn money for our organization while they shop too! GoodShop.com is a new online shopping mall which donates up to 37 percent of each purchase to your favorite cause! Hundreds of great stores including Target, Gap, Best Buy, ebay, Macy’s and Barnes & Noble have teamed up with GoodShop and every time an order is placed, you will get paid! For more information, visit GoodSearch and GoodShop

iGive.com – is similar to GoodSearch & GoodShop where people can shop online at over 700 brand name stores and a portion of each purchase will be donated to their favorite cause. Visit iGive to register and get started!