2013 Grants

Art 180 $20,000
www.art180.org
Support for Art 180’s new teen program
Better Housing Coalition $30,000
www.betterhousingcoalition.org
Support for Lincoln Mews community services program
Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Richmond $40,000
www.bgcmr.com
Capacity building support over two years to increase the number of teens served and continue long-term sustainability
Challenge Discovery $15,000
www.challengediscoveryprojects.org
Support for counselor positions in Virginia Health Center’s East End satellite locations
Communities in Schools $30,000
www.cisofrichmond.org
Salary support for Site Coordinators in CIS dropout prevention program
Community Tax Law Project $20,850
www.ctlp.org
Support for full-time staff attorney working with low-income taxpayer’s issues
Family Lifeline $25,000
www.familylifeline.org
Support for mental health staff and training
Feedmore $30,000
www.feedmore.org
Support for the School Pantry and Children’s Back-Pack programs
Full Circle Grief Center $15,000
www.fullcirclegriefcenter.org
Support for the Community Partnership program expansion
Gateway Homes $20,000
www.gatewayhomes.org
Support for Vocational Support program transitioning mental health clients into independent living
Great Aspirations Scholarship Program (GRASP) $20,000
www.grasp4virginia.org
Support for financial aid counselors in Richmond high schools
Higher Achievement $15,000
www.higherachievement.org
Support for the High School Placement Program for 8th grade students
James River Association $20,000
www.jamesriverassociation.org
Support for environmental education program services for underserved students in Richmond Public Schools
Latin Ballet of Virginia $23,000
www.latinballet.com
Capacity building support to strengthen strategic fund development
Neighborhood Resource Center $70,400
www.nrccafe.org
Capacity building support over 3 years to create a plan for long-term sustainability
Partnership for the Future $15,000
www.partnershipforthefuture.org
Support for college tours for Richmond Public Schools sophomores and juniors
www.peterpauldevcenter.org $25,000
Support for After School and Summer Learning Programs
Presbyterian Homes and Family Services $15,000
www.phfs.org
Support for an additional Ways to Work program site and outreach effort
Richmond Community High School Advisory Board $66,200
Support for The Freshman Experience and minimester program and development of the Advisory Board
Service Kids in Progress (SKIP) $3,500
www.richmondskips.org
Expand the community service club for families into two new elementary schools to promote civic engagement
Virginia Treatment Center for Children (VTCC) $60,000
www.vtcc.org
Two-year capacity building grant to expand programs at the Children’s Mental Health Resource Center
VirginiaFIRST $27,500
www.virginiafirst.org
Support for robotics STEM program in underserved high schools and feeder middle schools
Virginia League for Planned Parenthood $25,000
www.plannedparenthood.org/virginia-league
Support for education program targeting teens at high risk for pregnancy
Virginia Repertory Theatre $10,000
www.va-rep.org
Support for expansion of the theater production of The Oliver Hill Story
Virginia Supportive Housing $50,000
www.virginiasupportivehousing.org
Capacity building grant to enhance services and increase long-term sustainability
YWCA $40,000
www.ywcarichmond.org
Continue support of the transitional housing program in non-communal housing