The following was posted on the AMA Foundation Health Literacy Blog.
“The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy announced their 2012 National Grant competition. The grantmaking program seeks to develop or expand projects designed to support the development of literacy skills for adult primary caregivers and their children. A total of $650,000 will be awarded; the maximum grant request amount is $65,000.
Eligible organizations are nonprofits that have been in existence for at least two years, have maintained fiscal accountability, and operate an instructional literacy program that includes one or more of the following components: literacy for adults, parent education, pre-literacy or literacy instruction for children Pre-K to grade 3, and/or intergenerational literacy activities.
The grant application deadline is September 9, 2011.”
For instructions on how to apply, visit http://www.elabs10.com/ct.html?rtr=on&s=x8pbgr,k7xf,2kcy,2row,lfhm,bwxv,5sd6