Here is some information community organizations might find useful to secure grants.
Deadline: May 8, 2012
The Employment and Training Administration of the Department of Labor recently announced the availability of grant funding to help provide education, jobs skills training, and employment services to disadvantaged youth. The funding comes under the agency's YouthBuild program, which aims to give students the opportunity to graduate high school or obtain an equivalency degree while also gaining occupational skills. Non-profits and other groups that are eligible to provide education or employment training are encouraged to apply.
For more information about this grant please visit the Department of Labor's website (PDF).
For more information about other federal grants please visit grants.gov.