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April 20, 2021

Funding Alert Survey
UT Health Houston Receives $25 Million for Mental Health Care


April 13, 2021

Ford Foundation Commits Another $1 Billion to Address Inequality
Rockefeller Foundation Issues Roadmap for Financing Vaccines, Recovery


April 6, 2021

Fewer Couples Making Charitable Giving Decisions Jointly, Study Finds
Governor Abbott Appoints Five to OneStar National Service Commission


March 30, 2021

Funding Information Center's Annual Grant Writing Workshop
OMH Announces Theme for National Minority Health Month 2021


March 23, 2021

Funding Information Center's Annual Grant Writing Workshop
Half of Adults See Negative Financial Impact of Pandemic, Survey Finds
Nonprofit Workforce Shed 7.4 Percent of Its Jobs in Pandemic


March 16, 2021

National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
GoodRx Launches Initiative to Provide Free Prescription Drugs


March 9, 2021

Global COVID-19 Response Totaled $20.2 Billion in 2020
College Fundraisers Optimistic About FY2021, Survey Finds
National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day


March 2, 2021

Online Giving Up More than 20 Percent in 2020, Report Finds
U.S. Colleges, Universities Raised $49.5 Billion in FY20, Survey Finds


February 23, 2021

Giving through DAFS Increased 29.8 Percent in First Half of 2020
Top Fifty U.S. Donors Gave $24.7 Billion to Charity in 2020


February 9, 2021

American Heart Association to Raise $230 Million for Health Equity
Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Releases Fiscal Year 2020 Annual Report
Hogg Foundation Publishes Mental Health Guide


February 2, 2021

2021 U.S. Federal Poverty Guidelines Used to Determine Financial Eligibility for Certain Federal Programs
February 7 is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD)


January 26, 2021

U.S. Life Expectancy Reduced Due to COVID-19, Research Finds
Hogg Foundation Receives $1.1 Million from Chan Zuckerberg Initiative


January 19, 2021

Texas Launches Opioid Misuse Prevention Website to Fight Addiction, Overdoses
HHSC Requests Comments about Proposed Measures for TIPPS


January 12, 2021

Donor Confidence Up but Uncertainty about 2021 Remains, Survey Finds
MacKenzie Scott Awards $4.1 Billion for COVID-19 Relief, Racial Equity


January 5, 2021

Health Equity Emphasis for Funding Alert
COVID-19 Exacerbating Global North-South Disparities, Study Finds
Foundations Moving to Address Racial Equity, Study Finds


December 15, 2020

FIC Releases Holiday Funding Alert Schedule
Texas Nonprofit Leaders’ COVID-19 Impact Report
Study: Nonprofits Contribute $6 Billion to San Antonio Economy


December 8, 2020

FIC Releases Holiday Funding Alert Schedule
A Third of Americans Plan to Give Less or No Money to Charity in 2021


December 1, 2020

DSHS to Hold HIV-STD Conference Coinciding with World AIDS Day
2020 Crises Catalyzing Change in Foundation Practices, Study Finds


November 24, 2020

Gates Foundation Awards More Than $11 Million for Medical Technology
Kresge, MacArthur Partnering to Diversify Investment Industry


November 17, 2020

Foundations, Charities Funded $468 Million for Disaster Relief in 2018
Two in Three Volunteers Stopped or Cut Back Due to COVID, Survey Finds


November 10, 2020

Nonprofit Jobs Slow to Recover from COVID-19
U.S. Charities Saw Jump in Gifts, Donations in First Half of Year


November 3, 2020

Texas Grant Management Standards (TxGMS) Published
Cross-border Charitable Giving Totaled $68 Billion in 2018


October 27, 2020

Funders Have Not Embraced General Operating Support, Study Finds
CPRIT Launches New Liver Cancer Page - October is Liver Cancer Awareness Month
Announcing Redesigned MentalHealthTX.org


October 20, 2020

America’s HIV Epidemic Analysis Dashboard (AHEAD)
One in Four Rural Families Could Not Get Health Care During Pandemic


October 13, 2020

Nine in Ten Nonprofits Worldwide Still Impacted by COVID, Survey Finds
Rural Hospital Proposed Standard Dollar Amounts Realignment


October 6, 2020

State Medicaid Director Stephens Selected for National Medicaid Leadership Institute
AP, the Chronicle of Philanthropy and the Conversation Join to Jump-Start Coverage of Nonprofit World


September 29, 2020

HHSC Awards $125 Million in Substance Use Disorder Treatment Grants
Revised Geographic Eligibility for Federal Office of Rural Health Policy Grants


September 22, 2020

Nonprofits Seeing Less Long-Term COVID-19 Impact on Fundraising
COVID-19 Could Derail Progress on AIDS, TB, Malaria, Study Warns


September 15, 2020

Majority in Four U.S. Cities Face Financial Hardship
HHSC Awards $45 Million for Community Mental Health Services


September 8, 2020

Global COVID-19 response totaled $11.9 billion in first half of 2020
Governor Abbott, HHSC Announce Extension of Emergency SNAP Benefits for the Month of September


September 1, 2020

Report Shows Impact of COVID-19 on Nonprofits in Texas
Quest Diagnostics pledges $100 million to address health disparities


August 25, 2020

Gates Foundation Awards $3.4 million for COVID-19 Vaccine Adjuvant
U.S. Cities Could Face Years of Fiscal Challenges Due to COVID-19


August 18, 2020

Circular Revision: HHS C-064, Texas Health and Human Services System Grant Application Process
Governor Abbott Reappoints Three to OneStar Foundation
Bristol Myers Squibb Commits $300 Million for Health Equity


August 11, 2020

Gov. Abbott, HHSC Announce Deadline Extension for Medicaid, CHIP Providers to Apply for Federal COVID-19 Relief Funds
MacArthur Foundation Awards $1.6 Million for Equitable COVID-19 Tech


August 4, 2020

Donors looking to maintain 2020 giving, survey finds
NonProfit Times names 2020 'Top 50' influencers


July 28, 2020

HHS extends deadline to apply for Medicaid and CHIP provider relief fund to Aug. 3
Seven in ten U.S. corporate funders increased giving during COVID-19
Value of volunteer time rose nearly seven percent in 2019


July 21, 2020

Philanthropic response to coronavirus (COVID-19)
Antimicrobial resistance fund launched with $1 billion in investments


July 14, 2020

At least one in ten billionaires have donated for COVID-19 relief
Governor Abbott Allocates Emergency Education Relief Funding for Texas Higher Education


July 7, 2020

International data alliance launched to advance COVID-19 research
EHF announces $1.3 million in new funding for COVID-19 response in Texas


June 30, 2020

Midsize nonprofit employment down by nearly half due to COVID-19
Charitable giving down six percent in first quarter of 2020


June 23, 2020

Ford and Other Funds Issue Debt So They Can Give More Now
Gates Foundation commits $1.6 billion to vaccine alliance


June 16, 2020

CPRIT Updates Grantee Policies and Procedures Guide
CPRIT FY 2021 Cancer Research and Prevention Award Plans


June 9, 2020

CEPI commits $14 million for consortium to develop Chikungunya vaccine
Google, Alphabet pledge $14.5 million to address racial inequity


June 2, 2020

Forbes Ranks Corporations' COVID-19 Response Policies, Philanthropy
Young Americans Support Local Businesses, Animal Welfare, Survey Finds


May 12, 2020

Episcopal Health Foundation targets long-term focus in $10 million COVID-19 response plan
Majority of nonprofit PPP applications were approved


May 5, 2020

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation plans to focus all its programmatic efforts on responding to and addressing the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Financial Times reports
Local Governments Influenced COVID-19 Behavior of Young Americans

Last updated April 19, 2021