Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters
Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Programs and
Events that Benefit Underserved Families and Youth

Nordstrom Grant

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Nordstrom Cares

Deadline Date:



Request a Grant Writer

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs and events that benefit families and youth. Applicants must serve historically underrepresented and underserved populations. Funding is intended to support programs and organizations that provide basic necessities to children and families, including housing, clothing, food, access to healthcare, and education. Grants should benefit residents in communities where Nordstrom does business.

Nordstrom is committed to supporting anti-racist organizations that prioritize social and racial justice. Applicants must provide >50% of programming and/or support to serve historically underrepresented and underserved identities, including BIPOC, women, LGBTQIA+, immigrants/refugees, people experiencing poverty, and people with disabilities.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 174062

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for support from Nordstrom, your organization must qualify for non-profit status under the IRS and be a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization, or registered under the Canadian Income Tax Act and regulated through the CRA.

Nordstrom is very committed to education and educational programs, but with so many schools in Nordstrom communities, Nordstrom is unable to select one school to support over another. Rather, Nordstrom supporst educational-focused organizations. In light of these guidelines, Nordstrom is unable to support requests for individual primary or secondary schools (preschool, elementary, middle or high school).

Please note that Nordstrom will not fund organizations with a written policy of discrimination against any person or group based on sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other basis.

The Nordstrom community grant program currently provides programmatic support or event sponsorship only. Ineligible requests include:
- Conferences or conventions
- Individual scholarships or funds for individuals
- Projects of a political nature, including lobbying
- Professional or amateur team sponsorship (including sports clubs)
- Pageants or talent competitions
- Religious organizations serving only those with like beliefs or places of worship
- Team fundraising events (including athletic events)
- Unrestricted operating funds

Pre-Application Information:

Organizations may submit a request for consideration September 1 through November 1 for the following fiscal year. Nordstrom will communicate funding decisions to all organizations no later than February 28.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Programmatic Support Application:

Event Sponsorship Application:

Questions and inquiries may be directed to

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Arizona;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Missouri;   Nevada;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   Wisconsin

Canada: Alberta;   British Columbia;   Ontario;

Suggested Grants:

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Opportunity for California Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Social Enterprises to Participate in...

Deadline 01/28/22

Opportunity for California nonprofit organizations, for-profits, and social enterprises to participate in an initiative that promotes the advancement of the health and wellness of marginalized communities in eligible locations. Participants in the program will take part

GrantWatch ID#: 124605

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits for Public Programs that Promote the Humanities in Local Commu...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Virginia nonprofit organizations for programs that promote the humanities in local communities. Certain applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. All applicants are advised to contact Foundation staff prior to submitting a pro

GrantWatch ID#: 125447

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs Primarily to Support Youth

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community benefit initiatives. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority is given to addressing the needs of low-income youth, children, and their families. The funding source s

GrantWatch ID#: 125830

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofit Charitable Organizations to Impact Public Policy in a Var...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga

GrantWatch ID#: 125864

Grants to New York and Pennsylvania Families Caring for a Child with Cancer to Offset Treatm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New York and Pennsylvania families living in eligible areas and caring for a child with cancer to offset expenses related to the child's cancer treatments. Funding is intended to cover costs not covered by health insurance, including travel costs, housing, and

GrantWatch ID#: 125904

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

Grants to USA Organizations, Tribes, and Tribal Organizations to Provide Services to Childre...

Deadline 01/05/22

Grants to USA and territories community-based organizations, faith-based organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations to provide services to children with special health care needs. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete

GrantWatch ID#: 126399

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits to Address Community Needs in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/01/22

Grants to Indiana nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for projects and capital campaigns that address community needs. Applicants requesting support for a capital campaign are asked to contact the funding source prior to submitting an application. Projects are e

GrantWatch ID#: 126506

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Support Mergers or Acquisitions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to support entrance into mergers or acquisitions. Funding is intended to support reorganizations that result in well-maintained or improved services or financial savings. The Foundation encourages transformati

GrantWatch ID#: 126963