Here’s an opportunity for a school or library in CNY to help support education, innovation or recovery in their community.
The Office Depot Foundation supports nonprofit organizations, government agencies, libraries, and schools that bring systemic change to communities across the United States.
The Foundation provides grants averaging $1,000 in three distinct categories:
* Giving Children Tools for Success category focuses on activities that give young people tools to succeed in school and in life through education and inspiration.
* Building Capacity to Serve Communities category targets programs that help nonprofit organizations to serve the needs of their communities efficiently through innovation and collaboration.
* Disaster Preparedness, Relief, Recovery, and Rebuilding category focuses on support efforts that help people and communities prepare for disasters and rebuild and recover when disasters occur.
Application deadline is October 31, 2014. Visit the Foundation’s website to submit an online application.