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June 28, 2022

July Funding Alert Schedule
PCORI Commits $113 Million

June 21, 2022

June Funding Alert Schedule
National HIV Testing Day (NHTD)


June 14, 2022

COVID-19 Support from U.S. Funders Totaled $1 Billion in 2021
Health Research Alliance Launches Inclusive Grantmaking Initiative

June 7, 2022

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Publishes a New HIV Surveillance Report 
Nonprofit Austin at ACC Grant Research Center Opens

May 24, 2022

COVID-19 Funding Filtering Map
OneStar Foundation Releases 2021 Annual Report 

May 17, 2022

The Chronicle of Philanthropy Unveils Ambitious Growth Plan to Put National Spotlight on Social Sector and Become a Nonprofit
Texas Procurement and Contract Management Guide, Version 2.1 Now Available

May 10, 2022

CDC’s AtlasPlus Interactive Tool
New Officers for the Texas Nonprofit Council

May 3, 2022

Members Sought for the Policy Council for Children and Families
TakeChargeTexas (TCT) Online Portal for People Living with HIV

April 26, 2022

Governor's Volunteer Awards Nominations Now Open 
Young Americans Shift Attention to Social Issues of Personal Concern

April 19, 2022 

AHRQ Announces Interest in Funding Research on Primary Care
Community Website Supports the Work of Preparing a Successful Grant Proposal 

April 12, 2022

Public Health Workers Burned Out, Considering Leaving, Study Reveals
Reimagining Mental Health Care Delivery Through Public Libraries

April 5, 2022

Funding Information Center's Annual Grant Writing Workshop 
Enhancing Young Children’s Access to Local Foods and Farm to Early Care and Education (ECE): Federal Funding Opportunities Guide

March 29, 2022

Funding Information Center's Annual Grant Writing Workshop 
Governor Abbott Appoints Six to OneStar Foundation

March 22, 2022

Funding Information Center's Annual Grant Writing Workshop
Proposed Changes to Current CPRIT Rules

March 15, 2022

HHSC Launches $23.2 Million Substance Use Prevention Awareness Campaign Effort
Texas Launches Streamlined Website to Connect Parents to Early Childhood Services

March 8, 2022

CPRIT'S 2021 Annual Report Now Available
Project Will Help Preserve Aging Austin State Hospital Records

March 1, 2022

Members Sought for the e-Health Advisory Committee
Texas State Agencies & Nonprofits Collaborate for Impact


February 22, 2022

Top 50 U.S. Donors Gave $27.7 Billion in 2021
CPRIT Announces 74 New Grants for Over $112 Million to Expand Innovations in Cancer Research and Prevention in Texas


February 15, 2022

Texas Health and Human Services Procurement and Contracting Services Updates Handbook
Users Will Be Required to Sign in to Grants.Gov with Login.Gov Credentials

February 8, 2022

2022 U.S. Federal Poverty Guidelines Released

February 1, 2022

Federal Government Transitions Away from Using the DUNS Number and Toward the New Unique Entity ID
New Tools for the All Texas Access Initiative

January 25, 2022

AHRQ Releases Annual Update on U.S. Health Care Quality, Disparities
HHSC Launches Human Trafficking Prevention Training Course


January 18, 2022

$15 Billion to Gates Foundation Tops 2021 Chronicle List of Big Gifts
2021 Fundraising Through Q3 Kept Pace with 2020 but with Fewer Donors


January 11, 2022

DSHS and Texas A&M Health Announce Texas Vaccine Outreach and Education Program Grants
Guide to Applying for Grants to Support Rural Health Projects

January 4, 2022

HHS Updates Website

December 14, 2021

FIC Releases Holiday Funding Alert Schedule

December 7, 2021

Nearly Six in Ten Americans Prefer a Donation in Their Name to a Gift
Trust in Charities Steady but Giving Rates Declining, Survey Finds


November 30, 2021

Take the State Service Plan Feedback Survey
World AIDS Day

November 16, 2021

FIC Thanksgiving Schedule
National Rural Health Day

November 9, 2021

Corporate Social Investments Increased 41 Percent, Report Finds
Women's and Girls' Causes Received $8.2 Billion in 2018, Study Finds


November 2, 2021

Candid Launches 'U.S. Social Sector' Dashboard
Hogg Foundation Awards $260,000 for Austin State Hospital Archives

October 26, 2021

Tips on Applying for Federal Grants from Grants Learning Center
U.S. Nonprofit Sector Uneven in Impact and Recovery, Report Finds

October 19, 2021

First Lady Cecilia Abbott, OneStar Foundation Announce 2021 Governor’s Volunteer Awards Recipients
HHSC Selected as CHART Model Grant Recipient

October 12, 2021

Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention Announces Name Change and New Organizational Structure
HHS Awards $2.21 Billion 

October 5, 2021

Affluent Households Gave 48 Percent More in 2020 Than in 2017
How to Hire a Successful Grant Writer

September 28, 2021

Innovators in Aging Award
HHSC Expands Pediatric Telehealth Services to Four Rural Hospitals

September 21, 2021

Governor Abbott, HHSC Announce Up To $5 Million in Federal Funding for Rural Hospitals
University of Texas at Austin Center for Health Communication Announces Project with HHSC

September 14, 2021

Texas Creates New Donation Fund to Support Youth Survivors of Human Trafficking
FY 2019 Uncompensated Trauma Care (UCC) Fund Distributions

September 7, 2021

Community Groups to Receive More Than $1 Million for At-Risk Families
Updated RHIhub Topic Guide Healthcare Access in Rural Communities

August 31, 2021

HRSA Celebrates 31 Years of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
Recovery of Nonprofit-Sector Jobs Continued in July

August 24, 2021

Minority Health Social Vulnerability Index (SVI)

August 17, 2021

Funding Alert Grant Database Available on FIC website
Philanthropic Sector Increased Diversity Between 2018 and 2020

August 10, 2021
CDC Announces Second Round of EHE Funding to State and Local Health Departments
Only Half of American Households Gave to Charity in 2018, Study Finds

August 3, 2021

Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Uncompensated Trauma Care (UCC) Funding Deadline Extended 
Governor Abbott, TDHCA Announce $52.9 Million In Housing Stability Services Grants for Veterans, Vulnerable Texans

July 27, 2021

HIV Challenge: Innovative Community Engagement Strategies to Reduce HIV-Related Stigma 
July 28 is World Hepatitis Day

July 20, 2021

Gov. Abbott, HHSC Announce $210 Million in Federal Emergency Funding for Behavioral Health Services
St. David's Foundation Spring Grants Address Rebuilding & Recovery Amid Pandemic

July 13, 2021

July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
HHSC Expands Outpatient Competency Restoration Services in Texas


July 6, 2021

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Announces Awardees of $250 Million to Fight COVID-19 and Improve Health Literacy Among Racial and Ethnic Minority and Vulnerable Communities
Winner of Lyda Hill Philanthropies' Lone Star Prize Announced

June 29, 2021

Updated RHIhub Topic Guide on Community Vitality and Rural Healthcare
Nonprofits Fared Better in 2020 than First Anticipated, Survey Finds


June 22, 2021

CDC Awards Texas Nearly $200 Million to Address COVID-19 Related Health Disparities
Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) Proposed Changes to Current Agency Rules
Mackenzie Scott Awards Grants Totaling Nearly $2.74 Billion