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  • 4/30/2014: Advocacy

    United States

    Amfar, the Foundation for AIDS Research, the International AIDS Society, and the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation are seeking nominations for the Elizabeth Taylor Human Rights Award, which recognizes an individual who has demonstrated excellence as a leader and advocate for human rights in the field of HIV/AIDS. The award will be presented at the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia on July 20-25, 2014.

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  • 4/30/2014: Environment

    United States

    The Lawrence Foundation supports environmental, human services, disaster relief, and other causes. It makes both program and operating grants and does not have any geographic restrictions on its grant making. Nonprofit organizations that qualify for public charity status under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or public schools and libraries are eligible to apply.

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  • 4/30/2014: Social services

    Applications for grants of $20,000 each from the Domestic Violence Shelter Program administered by the Mary Kay Foundation. Grants will support nonprofit organizations that operate emergency shelters for survivors of domestic violence. Who may apply: organizations classified as tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

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