IHS Planning
& Resource Development
December 2020
We're Back
After a much needed shuffle to better meet the needs of members and partner agencies, IHS Planning & Resource Development is relaunching a more focused and consolidated effort with a bi-monthly meeting, monthly newsletter and ongoing consultation services.

Recently Announced Opportunities

NYS Grants Gateway:

Name: Family and Community Engagement Program (FCEP), A New York State My Brother’s Keeper Initiative
Funding Agency: State Education Department
Eligibility: Governmental Entity
Anticipated Release Date: 12/07/2020

Funding Agency: Office of Mental Health
Eligibility: Nonprofit Only
Funding Available: $2,490,062
Due Date: Jan. 27, 2021

NYS Office of Mental Health (OMH) is issuing this Request for Proposal (RFP) to invite interested bidders to submit proposals to serve as a contractor to educate and Support the Peer Workforce. 


Funding Agency: Office of Mental Health
Eligibility: Nonprofit, Government Agency, Tribal Organization, Individual
Funding Available: $17.5M
Due Date: Feb. 20, 2021

Project TEACH is a collaborative model that is committed to strengthening and supporting the ability of Primary Care Providers (PCPs) to provide mental health services to children, adolescents, and their families.

Federal Grant Opportunities:

Funding Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Eligibility: Various
Funding Available: $4.9M
Due Date: March 22, 2021
Project Start Date: Sept. 1, 2021

Funding Agency: Department of the Interior
Eligibility: Various
Funding Available: $57M - $750,000 per project
Due Date: Ongoing, Closes Sept. 30, 2021
Project Start Date: N/A

Private Foundations Opportunities:

Application Deadline: None
Geographic Focus: Monroe and Ontario Counties

The COVID-19 Relief Fund provides general operating support to nonprofit organizations located in Monroe and Ontario Counties, which is intended to invest in an organization’s mission and impact, and to help support the infrastructure and operational needs of an organization.

Application Deadline: Dec. 18, 2020
Area of Interest: Community & Economic Development, Environment & Animals
Geographic Scope: North America

Grants support green infrastructure development, tree planting, forestry stewardship, and community green space expansion as a way to advance environmental and economic benefits toward a low-carbon economy.

Training & Professional Development
Partnering with Ed2Go, SUNY CCC offers a remote learning option for aspiring grant writers, with courses that cover everything from the basics to advanced techniques.

In this fast-paced hands-on webinar, Maryn Boess will offer simple, powerful techniques that will have you writing more clearly, quickly, and confidently right away.

COVID-19 and all that 2020 brought us has transformed the landscape of funding, both on the private and public sides of funding. What should we keep doing? What should we approach in a new way?

Next Meeting Date
Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 at 11 a.m.
Questions or Concerns?
If you have questions, concerns, or need to set up a consultation with IHS, please contact Director of Communications & Member Services, Jason Jordan at jordanj@ihsnet.org, or 607-776-9467 ext. 231.