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(Kids Initiating a Difference in Society) encourage students to do something good for their community, the environment or the world. No idea is too big or too small.

Who can apply?
Any District 181 student can apply for a KIDS Grant.  Grant activities do not need to be carried out in school.

When can I apply?
Apply anytime and receive your funds in less than two weeks.

How do I apply?
Download the guidelines and application.  Fill out the application and email it to kidsgrant@d181foundation.org

Kids Grants Guidelines

Kids Grants Application


Then, tell us about it.

Download the follow-up form and send us some pictures.

Kids Grants Follow Up

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(Kids Initiating a Difference in Society) encourage students to do something good for their community, the environment or the world. No idea is too big or too small.

What could YOU do with $150?

Other kids have already used their money to:

*Bring basketball to special needs classmates

*Repaint a statue in the school yard

*Collect blankets to help people in Syria

*Teach disadvantaged students to play chess 

*Collect/deliver canned foods to local food pantry

*Have a raffle to raise money for a hospital

*Recycle blue jeans

*Plant a community garden

*Create “birthday care” packages for local food pantry


See what other KIDS Grant recipients have done:
KIDS Grant Recipients 2012- 2013
KIDS Grant Recipients 2011-2012
KIDS Grant Recipients 2008-2011

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