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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries in
Eligible Regions for Literacy Programs to Benefit Families

Family Literacy Grants

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Dollar General Literacy Foundation

Deadline Date:

02/17/22 10:00 PM CST

Description:

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Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, K-12 public and private schools, colleges and universities, and public libraries in regions where the funding source has a business presence for literacy programs to benefit families. Funding is intended for adult education instruction, children's education, and Parent and Child Together Time (PACT). Applicants must be located within 15 miles of a Dollar General store.

Nonprofit organizations who support the whole family in literacy and are seeking funding are encouraged to apply if they provide the following:

  • Adult Education Instruction
  • Children’s Education
  • Parent and Child Together Time (PACT)

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 167826

Estimated Size of Grant:

Maximum Grant Amount: $10,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for a grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, your organization must be a nonprofit organization as determined by the IRS, a public library, school or college providing direct literacy services within a state that Dollar General Corporation operates in and is within 15 miles of a Dollar General store. Other eligibility requirements are specific to each grant type and can be found within the grants themselves.

Pre-Application Information:

Deadline to apply: February 17, 2022 (by 10 pm CST)
Grant announcement: May 12, 2022

For the Adult and Family literacy grants, there is no restriction on the number of years in a row that your organization can apply and receive grants at this time.

FAQs: https://www.dgliteracy.org/faqs/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online: https://www.cybergrants.com/pls/cybergrants/quiz.display_question?x_gm_id=3107&x_quiz_id=2523&x_order_by=1

For questions about the Foundation and our grant programs:
Contact (615) 855-5201

Dollar General Literacy Foundation
100 Mission Ridge
Goodlettsville, TN 37072

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USA: Alabama;   Arkansas;   California;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin

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