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NCJ Number: 135626 Find in a Library
Title: Grants for Crime, Law Enforcement and Abuse Prevention
Corporate Author: Foundation Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: 1991
Page Count: 98
Sponsoring Agency: Foundation Ctr
New York, NY 10003
Publication Number: ISBN 0-87954-410-4
Sale Source: Foundation Ctr
79 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10003
United States of America
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This book lists 1,705 grants of $10,000 or more made by 371 foundations mostly in 1989 or 1990. The grants support crime prevention; correctional facilities; rehabilitation services for offenders and ex-offenders; courts and the administration of justice; dispute resolution; law enforcement agencies; the prevention of neglect, abuse, or exploitation (such as child abuse, sexual abuse, and domestic violence); and legal services.
Abstract: Grants are arranged alphabetically by State, then foundation name, and recipient name within each foundation listing. For each grant, the following information is supplied: name, city, and State location (or foreign country) of the recipient organization; the amount awarded; the year of grant authorization; and a description of the activity funded. Access to grant listings is through three indexes: an index of recipient names, a geographic index, and an index of subject words. Statistical tables provide information on dollar amount and number of grants according to the following breakdowns: foundation name; recipient State (or foreign country); primary subject; type of support (capital, general, research, etc.); recipient type; and population group served. Additionally, a list of the top 15 recipients by highest grant dollar amount and a list of the top 25 foundations that award grants in this subject are included with the statistics. A list of foundation addresses and geographic limitations is included.
Main Term(s): Grants or contracts
Index Term(s): Funding sources; Procurement procedures; Program financing
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