2016-Grants

Bridging Richmond

$15,000
www.bridgingrichmond.com
Support for Bridging Richmond Career Development RVA

 

Challenged Athletes of West Virginia

$7,500
www.cawvsports.org
Support for the internship program to allow undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to study adaptive physical education, exercise science and physical therapy

 

Communities in Schools

$20,000
www.cisofrichmond.org
Support for the full time Development Manager to build a strong annual fund, look at new revenue streams and continue to grow outreach to individuals

 

Community Tax Law Project

$13,500
www.ctlp.org
Support for the Tax Literacy Project to create education materials, conduct educational sessions and handle increased caseloads

 

Family Lifeline

$25,000
www.familylifeline.org
Support for the volunteer recruitment and management program to better utilize volunteers to increase the ablility to serve vulnerable families

 

Feedmore

$20,000
www.feedmore.org
Support for the BackPack program to provide bags of complete, nutritional meals to children over the weekend to assure that none go underfed

 

Fit4Kids

$35,000
www.grfit4kids.org
Support for the implementation of “Game on, Girl” pilot program

 

Greater Richmond Chamber Foundation

$7,500
www.capitalregioncollaborative.com
Partial support for the full time Project Manager for the Capital Region Collaborative.

 

Health Brigade ( formerly Fan Free Clinic)

$25,000
www.healthbrigade.org
Support for year 2 of the Mental Health Expansion Project to provide mental health care free-of-charge to low-income, uninsured or underinsured adults.

 

Higher Achievement

$20,000
www.higherachievement.org
Support for the High School Placement Program allowing motivated students to attend top application-based high schools as well as honors/advanced tracks at their neighborhood schools

 

Hope in the Cities

$20,000
www.hopeinthecities.org
Support for the Community Trustbuilding Fellowship program to increase the capacity of community leaders to engage in conversations and form partnerships across racial/ethnic/class as well as jurisdictional divides.

 

Housing Virginia

$10,000
www.housingvirginia.org
Support for community engagement activities and development of Schools, Housing and Neighborhoods Policy Guide

 

J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College Educational Foundation

$50,000
www.jsr.vccs.edu
Support for the implementation of the new Middle College contextualized curriculum program

 

James River Association

$24,750
www.jamesriverassociation.org
Support for Ecology Education for underserved Richmond area high school students.

 

Junior Achievement

$24,750
www.juniorachievement.org
Support for the 2016-2017 Finance Park programming to enourage entrepreneruship, work readiness and financial literacy among Richmond area high school students.

 

Latin Ballet of Virginia

$30,000
www.latinballet.com
Support for the new Director of Education and Operations position to help strengthen the organization.

 

Neighborhood Resource Center

$25,000
www.nrccafe.org
Support to expand the Development Coordinator position to full time to focus on continued donor engagement and board development work.

 

Partnership for Families

$30,000
www.partnersipforfamilies.org
Support for the  Manager of Family and Community Engagement position to focus on community engagement, community organizing and collaboration between PFF, partners and families

 

Partnership for the Future

$15,000
www.partnershipforthefuture.org
Support for the 2016-2017 GUIDES Project to provide exposure to PFF students to higher education opportunties

 

Peter Paul Development Center

$25,000
www.peterpauldevcenter.org
Support for the Development and Communications Coordinator position to allow for student population growth.

 

Richmond Community High School Advisory Board

$50,000
http://web.richmond.k12.va.us/rchs/Home.aspx
Support for Freshman Orientation and minimester program and development of the Advisory Board

 

Sacred Heart Center

$20,000
www.shcrichmond.org
Support for the Spanish GED preparation program to provide GED prep classes to spanish-speaking students who are unable to pursue their education due to language barriers

 

SCAN

$25,000
www.grscan.com
Support for the Family Support Program to provide treatment and education groups each week for families that have experienced, or are at high risk of experiencing child abuse or neglect.

 

ToolBank

$15,000
www.richmondtoolbank.org
Support for the part-time Program Manager position to maintain the capacity of the agency to provide large-scale tool-lending services

 

The Valentine

$30,000
www.thevalentine.org
Support for The Valentine’s partnership with Sacred Heart Center and outreach efforts in the Latino community through the production of the Nuestras Historias exhibition.

 

Virginia League for Planned Parenthood

$25,000
www.plannedparenthood.org/planned-parenthood-virginia-league
Support for the Sexuality Education for High Risk Youth program to equip teens and young adults with the information needed to prevent teen pregnancy and STI’s.

 

Virginia Mentoring Partnership

$25,000
www.vamentoring.org
Support for increased technical assistance and training to local youth serving organizations

 

Virginia Treatment Center for Children

$25,000
www.mentalhealth4kids.org
Support for the full time Family Navigator position at the Children’s Mental Health Resource Center

 

Voices for Virginia’s Children

$30,000
www.vakids.org
Support for youth aging out of the foster care system through the Fostering Futures program

 

YWCA

$40,000
www.ywcarichmond.org
Support for the Advocacy and Outreach program to solidify and expand its domestic and sexual violence prevention work