Attention, playground fundraisers!
Every year, Cisco Systems makes $15,000 grants to about 80 standout programs serving the community within a 50 mile radius of Cisco's main campus in San Jose, Calif. Emphasis is on 3 areas: health, access to education K-8, and adult vocational programs. If you are associated with a nonprofit organization involved in any of those areas, and if your nonprofit groups' services are provided within 50 miles of north San Jose, you might be eligible. Applications are due Mar. 1, 2009. You can learn more here.