Get that GSK money for nonprofit health work - Generocity Philly

Funding

Mar. 6, 2018 10:29 am

Get that GSK money for nonprofit health work

GlaxoSmithKline's IMPACT Awards are offering $40,000 to 10 local orgs. Register to apply by March 30.

2017 GSK IMPACT Award winner Good Samaritan Shelter's Coatesville farmers market.

(Photo by Alan Brian Nilsen)

GlaxoSmithKline’s 22nd annual IMPACT Awards cycle is open and offering 10 Philly nonprofits $40,000 each.

Administered by The Philadelphia Foundation, the awards go to organizations addressing their community’s health needs — specifically, programs that “help our neighbors access healthy foods and stay active, find high-quality jobs and education, and strengthen their family and social supports — because we know that these things are fundamental to a healthy community,” said Becki Lynch, acting director of community partnerships, GSK, in a release.

The international pharmaceutical company honors nonprofits in both Philadelphia’s five-county region and in Durham, North Carolina. See last year’s winners here.

Eligible nonprofits must focus programming on at least one of the following:

  • Nutrition and physical activity
  • Education
  • Housing and built environment
  • Employment and income
  • Community safety
  • Family and social support

Nonprofits must register to apply for the 2018 award by March 30 and completed apps are due by May 4. Winners will be announced in September.

Learn more and apply

P.S. The Philadelphia Foundation has a few other grant opportunities available: The East Mount Airy Neighbors Community Fund is looking to grant out between $5,000 and $50,000 to nonprofits serving Northwest Philadelphia, and the Edna W. Andrade Fund has $75,000 to divide between six museums or arts nonprofits “with exhibitions or programs that benefit visual fine artists of Greater Philadelphia.”

Apps are due by, respectively, April 6 and April 15.

From our Partners

-30-
LEAVE A COMMENT

From our Partners

5 big-name funders just announced support for Philly nonprofits

How Benefits Data Trust will use $4 million to increase food security across the U.S.

Mental health guide: Where to get therapy on a sliding scale in Philadelphia

SPONSORED

Generocity Philly

Nonprofits and startups can win up to $360K at the WeWork Creator Awards

4700 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19144

Resources for Human Development

Clinical Outcomes Director

Apply Now
Ardmore, Pennsylvania

Breastcancer.org

Grant and Proposal Writer

Apply Now
Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Health Partnership

Manager of Administration

Apply Now

Nonprofits and startups can win up to $360K at the WeWork Creator Awards

Meet Pew’s 2018 arts and culture grantees with a social impact slant

Happy World Refugee Day from Philly’s new Community Fund for Immigrant Wellness

SPONSORED

Generocity Philly

12 Philly immigrants who are ready to mobilize

3500 Reservoir Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19121

Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse

Executive Director

Apply Now
Philadelphia PA

Fairmount Park Conservancy

Associate Director of Corporate Relations

Apply Now
Philadelphia

American Civil Liberties Union of PA

Development Operations Coordinator and Data Analyst

Apply Now

Sign-up for daily news updates from Generocity