The Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD), established by the Catholic bishops of the United States, is committed to supporting organizations led by low-income individuals as they work to break the cycle of poverty and improve their communities. CCHD’s grant programs include the following: Community Development Grants support nonprofit organizations that are led by people living in poverty and work to address the root causes of poverty. Economic Development Grants support economic development initiatives that include the voice of the poor and marginalized in developing new businesses that offer good jobs or develop assets that will be owned by local communities.
Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations
Award: Grants range between $25,000 and $75,000.
Deadline: Pre-applications for both programs may be submitted between September 1 and November 1, annually; the online application deadline is January 15, annually.
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