Grants for Bullying

Bullying is known as one form of abusing or intimidation that involves recurring acts over time. Through these acts, there will be an instance that the bully person will create power or supremacy over the other person. Bullying can be verbal, physical and even emotional. In schools, bullying is becoming rampant as some students are imposing imbalance of power to others, more specifically the LGBT students. There are cases in which students committed suicide due to bullying. In order to stop bullying and make the schools safe places for the youth, the federal government are making programs that will stop bullying in schools. The grants for bullying to stop in schools or in other terms, the anti-bullying program are launched by the U.S. Department of Education.

Community Foundation for Central Florida

The Community Foundation for Central Florida is a non-profit organization that supports the anti-bullying initiatives. Recently, the organization just awarded a $75,000 cash grant to Florida-based non-profit organizations. The cash grants are used for the promotion of anti-bullying in the Florida counties. The organization is not just honoring that kind of grant, but in general, for the benefit of Florida youth. Interested organizations can get funding from their anti-bullying initiatives in the Florid –based schools by applying to the Community Investment Funds of the Community Foundation for the Central Florida. Call them at (407) 872 – 3050 or (407) 425 – 2990.

Community Foundation for the Central Florida
1411 Edgewater Drive, Ste. 203
Orlando, Florida 32804

Olweus Bullying Prevention Program

The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program is a project created by the Clemson University Institute on Neighborhood and Family Life in which the program is intended for the elementary up to middle school institutions. The anti-bullying program is a solution for preventing bullying in schools. This program is accepted and recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Department of Justice as a very effective anti-bullying program. The program focuses in the development of extensive anti-bullying plans with the components at the teachers, classrooms, school and the community. Call (800) 328 – 900 for more details about the program.

Olweus Bullying Prevention Program
olweus.org

No Bully anti-bullying program

A non-profit organization called No Bully assist with most schools in providing trainings and the development of anti-bullying programs. The No Bully grants bullying assistance in terms of services instead of cash. The No Bully consultants meet with the anti-bullying personnel of the school frequently within a year in order to develop policies and action plans about anti-bullying. They also do trainings in individual classes. Visit nobully.com for more details or call the organization at (415) 820 – 3956.

No Bully
3389 22nd Street
San Francisco, CA 94110

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