Funded Partnerships

Family League has deep relationships at all levels, from the Mayor’s office to on-the-ground community organizations and is able to bring key players to the table to develop tools for change. Family League also connects and convenes private and public funders, local community leaders, educators, health professionals and business to develop a shared agenda for action.

We invest funding into community-based organizations to help children and families in Baltimore reach their full potential. We strive to improve institutions so that individuals can grow, learn, and build a better community.

Family League’s funded partners are our link to Baltimore. We connect a wide range of partners with funding opportunities to help them mutually reach our goal that by 2030, all children in Baltimore will be born healthy, succeed academically, graduate high school and transition into higher education and the workforce.

If you have any questions, please contact the Funded Partnerships team at fundedpartnerships@familyleague.org.

Grant Opportunities

There are no active grant opportunities at this time. Please see below for our active professional services opportunities.

Professional Services Opportunities

Invitation to Apply: FY20 Community School Cohort Leads & New Coordinator Professional Learning Community (PLC) Cohort Lead

Family League is seeking current Community School Coordinators to serve as Cohort Leads to plan and facilitate Cohort Meetings and New Coordinator PLC throughout Fiscal Year 2020. Cohort Leads work as a team to plan, organize and facilitate the cohort meetings. There will be two (2) Leads per geographic cohort, for a total of 10 Cohort Leads. There will be one (1) Cohort Lead for the New Coordinator PLC. Geographic Cohort Leads are expected to dedicate 20 hours of time throughout the year to this position. The New Coordinator PLC Cohort Lead is expected to dedicate 25 hours of time throughout the year to this position.

The following timeline will be strictly adhered to:
• Question & Answer Deadline – August 19th
• Application Deadline – August 26th
• Family League Tech Review and Reconciliation Period – August 27th – 30th
• Family League Official Notification of Invitation to Present – no later than September 13th

Strategic Planning Consultant

Family League is seeking a strategic planning consultant who will produce a theory of change that will help us promote social change in alignment with our mission, values, and priorities. The applicant with the best fit will have prior experience at successfully developing strategic plans, knowledge of collective impact and the role of backbone organizations in implementation, strong facilitation skills, experience at gathering and utilizing data to inform projects, ability to constructively challenge key stakeholders, project management experience, and an astute approach to race equity and organizational culture.

Strategic Planning Consultant Responsibilities

  • Project Management
  • Design and execution of a strategic visioning and comprehensive planning process
  • Collaboration with the Community Needs Assessment consultant
  • Facilitation of group meetings with the Board and staff to create consensus regarding a strategic vision and plan

Key Deliverables

  • Actionable three-year strategic plan
  • Theory of Change with a corresponding logic model
  • Recommendations regarding plan’s implementation and support structure

Deadline to apply: September 6, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Additional Funding Opportunities from Partner Organizations

If you have a grant/funding opportunity that you would like to have featured on our website, please email a link to the opportunity to info@familyleague.org.

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FUNDINGtrack is Family League’s online portal for submitting applications and reports. Through this platform, new applicants and current partners can apply for funding and submit reports if selected for funding.

Email our Help Desk: fundingtrack@familyleague.zendesk.com

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Registration Tutorial

Grant Application Tutorial

Family League of Baltimore is pleased to consider requests to support organizations responding to various grant opportunities. These requests afford Family League the opportunity to learn of new resources being created within the community as well as to facilitate linkages among the proposed project and established initiatives and programs.

In order to submit a request for a letter of support, please download and complete the form provided below and return it to fundedpartnerships@familyleague.org. Please note that requests will typically take 10 business days to process and complete and the decision to provide the letter will depend on alignment with Family League’s mission, partner’s performance, and any potential conflicts that may arise.

The Review Panel Member serves as part of an independent review panel convened by Family League of Baltimore to rate and score proposals submitted in response to a Request for Proposals (RFP).  This panel represents experience and knowledge in the fields of human service provision and programmatic oversight of the types of services and resources being developed. Please read the full position description here.

Working While Black Exposition

The National Black Worker Center is hosting the first annual Working While Black Exposition on August 24th & 25th at Coppin State University. This Expo will combine fellowship, food, networking, and entertainment, with learning experiences and opportunities that bring communities together to promote Black progress and find solutions to common challenges faced in the workplace. The event will feature a free expungement clinic, keynote speakers, vendors, workshops, an apprenticeship fair, and a film festival – all designed to educate and empower Black workers. Find more information and register here.