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General Grants

  • Foundation/Organization: Mark's Money

Type: Financial Assistance Grants

Location: Nationwide

Website: http://www.marksmoney.org/index.php

Description: Mark’s Money is a tax-exempt 501 ©(3) non-profit organization that provides financial assistance to persons with Down syndrome or other developmental disabilities to improve their quality of life by meeting their daily living, employment, medical, residential, or social needs. Grants are available up to $500 per applicant.

  • Foundation/Organization: Zane's Foundation

Type: Financial Assistance Grants

Location: Northeast Ohio

Website: http://www.zanesfoundation.org/

Description: Provides financial support to families of special needs children through funds designated for respite care, therapies, or other assistive equipment.

  • Foundation/Organization: Lil Mac Kids Foundation

Type: Financial Assistance Grants

Location: Ohio

Website: http://www.lilmackid...pplication.html

Description: The Lil MAC Kids Foundation was formed to raise funds for families located in Ohio with a child or children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

  • Foundation/Organization: Maggie's Hope Foundation

Type: financial Assistance Grants

Location: Nationwide

Website: http://www.maggiesho...apply-for-funds

Description: The Maggie's Hope Foundation's mission is to reach out to those families and help them fund the un-funded co-pays, alternative treatments and access to special dietary solutions.

  • Foundation/Organization: Parker's Purpose

Type: Financial Assistance Grants

Location: Ohio mainly, but extends to midwest region

Website: http://parkerspurpos...-for-assistance

Description: Monetary assistance up to $1,000 for families with an individual with special needs.

  • Foundation/Organization: The Commonwelath Fund

Type: Commonwealth Fund Grants

Location: Nationwide

Website: http://www.commonwealthfund.org/Grants-And-Programs/Applicant-and-Grantee-Resources/Applying-for-a-Grant.aspx

Description: The Commonwealth Funds programs concerning delivery system and , health reform policy, child development and preventive care, and many other programs associated with autism spectrum disorders.

  • Foundation/Organization: Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism

Type: Joey's Fund Family Grant Program

Location: Connecticut, plans for future expansion

Website: http://www.dougfluti...mily-Grants.asp

Description: Joey's Fund Family Grant Program provides grants to families in the state of Connecticut* that need financial assistance for their family member(s) with autism. For Families.

  • Foundation/Organization: Ameren Corporation Charitable Trust

Type: Grants for Non-Profit Organizations

Location: Ameren Missouri and Ameren Illinois Service Areas

Website: http://www.dougfluti...mily-Grants.asp

Description: Each year, millions of dollars are donated to programs in education, services for the youth and elderly, social services, and support of civic and cultural organizations in Ameren's Illinois and Missouri service areas. Contributions to the Ameren Corporate Charitable Trust come entirely from corporate earnings, and are not charged to customers as a business expense.