A University of Nebraska philanthropy class was given $10,000 to make local grants of $2,000 each; deadline is November 10.
"A philanthropy class at the University of Nebraska Kearney is giving $10,000 to area nonprofit organizations as part of its Helping Humanity project. The class received the grant from the Learning by Giving Foundation and will distribute the money to nonprofits in Adams, Buffalo and Hall counties. Grants of $2,000 are available to support programs in each of the following areas: Support for those in at-risk and abusive situations, help for the disabled, assistance for those suffering from a debilitating disease, supplemental learning and family support." -- KearneyHub.com