You Know This, Right?

by Kandice Lewis

Hi, I’m Kandice Lewis,Project Director for Sponsormaker. Welcome to my new monthly feature article, You Know This, Right?  Here I will share upcoming deadlines for funding and other capacity building opportunities.

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Aflac’s philanthropic efforts can be seen in four areas: health, education, youth and the arts. Aflac is a vital part of the communities their team members call home and care about the communities they live in and do business with.

Deadlines May 15th, August 15th


Bank of America 

Addresses needs related to workforce development and education, community development, and basic needs. As a financial institution, they respond in two ways—by helping to address the immediate need as well as longer term solutions for economic self-sufficiency.

Rolling deadline


Dicks Sporting Goods

If you are you affiliated with a Sports Team or League? Here you will find more information on how to request a donation or sponsorship for your team or league!

Rolling deadline

Visit Dicks Sports Teams and Leagues Donation and Sponsorship request page.


Farmers Insurance

Through Thank America’s Teachers, Farmers Insurance is giving away more than $1 million in two separate grant opportunities.ciates and agents live and work.

The next grant application window will open in mid-May 2016 and run through Sept. 1, 2016.


Safeway Foundation

The Safeway Foundation funds nonprofit organizations that strengthen the neighborhoods we serve. We consider applications in the following areas: Health and Human Services, Hunger Relief, Education, and Helping People with Disabilities. We actively seek out organizations that are working with the community and making an impact for our shoppers.

Deadline April 30th, July 31st


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