This website is not being maintained and will be discontinued in November 2017. For Runaway and Homeless Youth information, content can be used for informational purposes or you can contact the National Clearinghouse for Homeless Youth and Families at 301-828-1324. For Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention information, visit the Teen Pregnancy Exchange. For Family Violence Prevention and Services information, visit the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence.
The Robert & Joan Dircks Foundation focuses on programs and projects that support youth who are physically, mentally or economically disadvantaged. Grants typically range from $1,000 to $15,000 and are awarded for one year. Small nonprofit organizations, particularly those in New Jersey, are encouraged to apply.