kids2a MMini-Grants & the Common Core

Now there’s another good reason to apply for a Mini-Grant: It’s an ideal vehicle for teaching the Common Core. With expanded eligibility, you can tailor your program to the goals your students have to meet. Learn how a Mini-Grant can set the standard in your class.


MG_Herrin_groupNew! In My Neighborhood

One way a Mini-Grant program can innovate is by the creative use of resources—and there are often more resources available than you’d think. This ingenious collaboration between a city library, a local elementary school, a nearby university, an architectural firm and a public television station resulted in a rich, multifaceted program with benefits for all.


Minigrant-group-marqueeMini-Grant News

Mini-Grants have gotten a makeover! Greater eligibility, easier-to-follow instructions, revised FAQ and a new tip with more to come will guide you through the application process. Coming soon: a new video tutorial. What haven’t changed are the wonderful programs that make a huge difference to children, educators and the community.