Amy Battjer

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Title Director, Foundation-Led Initiatives

Organization The Hatcher Group

City and State Bethesda, MD

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"Congratulations on your work, Linda. The Mayor's book club sounds like a great strategy for getting books into the hands of kids who need them. Do you purchase the books to distribute, or do you have a partner who donates the books? This sounds like…"
"I'm eager to hear about the new work and great progress funders have made since the last F2F Huddle. We've got a lot of great agenda ideas, but we hope to hear more ideas from the funders themselves. Please share your thoughts! See you in April!"
The Big Read is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations to develop community-wide reading programs between September 2015 and June 2016.  Approximately 75 organizations from across the country will be selected. Eligible applicants includ…
Operation AmeriCorps asks tribal and local leaders to identify a high-priority local challenge that AmeriCorps State and National, AmeriCorps NCCC and/or AmeriCorps VISTA members can holistically address.  The grant competition is open exclusively t…
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Share Our Strength was awarded $1.5 million of a $6 million, 3-year investment from the Corporation for National and Community Service’s (CNCS) Social Innovation Fund (SIF). Share our Strength has issued a Request for Proposals to select the communi…
The Wish You Well Foundation provides private funds to nonprofit organizations that promote family literacy in the United States. The focus of the Foundation is on the development and expansion of new and existing literacy and educational programs.…
The Department of Health and Human Services' Health Center Program targets our neediest populations and geographic areas by currently funding health centers in every state, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Pacific B…
The American Association of School Librarians is accepting applications from school librarians for its AASL Innovative Reading Grant program. One grant in the amount of $2,500 will be awarded in support of the planning and implementation of an innov…
The YMCA of the USA is accepting entries from individuals and groups for its third annual My Fresh Page Project competition and will award a total of $20,000 in support of small ideas that impact communities in big ways. Community members from acros…
The Fund for Shared Insight: A group of seven foundations led by the William and Flora Hewlett and Ford foundations have announced the launch of a fund to support efforts to improve philanthropy.

The Fund for Shared Insight will pool financial and…
American Indian/Alaska Native Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care Partnerships
The Administration for Children and Families announces the availability of $14,683,125 to be competitively awarded for the purpose of expanding acc…
The American Association of University Women is accepting applications for its Community Action Grants Program.  The program offers one-year grants of up to $7,000 to support community-based projects and two-year grants of up to $10,000 to provide s…
The PeyBack Foundation supports programs that provide leadership and growth opportunities for at-risk children in the Denver metro area, Indiana, Louisiana, and Tennessee. Preference is given to programs that provide a direct benefit to disadvantage…
The Health Foundation of South Florida's Healthy Eating Active Communities initiative will be awarding grants of up to $200,000 for programs that are designed to improve the nutritional content of food available in schools, childcare centers, afters…
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