The Rhode Island Foundation is accepting applications to the Black Philanthropy Fund. The fund will provide assistance in core areas.
For example, grants are available to community-based organizations that provide youth development and mentoring opportunities to urban Black youth.
The programs should target educational success, avoidance of risk behaviors, empowerment to make positive decisions, higher aspirations, increased confidence, more positive interpersonal relationships and growth and engagement that positively impacts the community.
Other core areas are also eligible including promotion of history and achievement, and scholarship funds.
The deadline is September 13, 2018