2017 GRANT AWARDS BY CATEGORY

2017 GRANT AWARDS BY CATEGORY
Access to Jobs$135,000.00
Educational Opportunity$354,890.00
Environmental Sustainability$24,100.00
Social & Cultural Opportunity$98,500.00
Health & Wellness Options$26,240.00
Scholarships$117,500.00
Seabury Scholarships $32,000.00
Other$118,541.00
ACCESS TO JOBS                                    
ORGANIZATION                                                                                         DESCRIPTIONAMOUNT
St. Leonard's Ministries Michael Barlow Center$10,00.00
Inspiration Corporation, Inc.Workforce Development program$7,500.00
Experimental Station
Blackstone Bicycle Works
$7,500.00
Still Point Theater CollectivePersephone Project at Grace House$5,000.00
Thresholds Veterans Project$15,000.00
Growing Home
Farm-based employment training program$7,500.00
Seattle Globalist
Global Youth Apprenticeship Program
$20,000.00
Waves Project, Inc.
Scuba Training for wounded American veterans$15,000.00
Floured Apron
Job Training$10,000.00
Jane Addams Resource Corporation
Careers in Manufacturing Programs
$10,000.00
Cara Program
            
Cara Connects$7,500.00
Mary Rigg Neighborhood Center
POWER Skills Program
$20,000.00
EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
ORGANIZATIONDESCRIPTIONAMOUNT
Cool Classics
Elementary School Literacy Program$7,500.00
Allowance for Good
Allow Good Program$5,000.00
Working In The Schools (WITS)
Teacher Professional Development Program$15,000.00
Starfish Initiative
Mentorship Program$20,000.00
Providence Cristo Rey High School
School Technology Equipment$13,390.00
Cluster Tutoring ProgramTutoring Program$5,000.00
Family MattersYouth Development Programs$25,000.00
Genesys Works ChicagoCollege and Career Connections Program$7,500.00
LADDER UP FinancialFAFSA program$10,000.00
Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
 
Horizons Creative Writing Outreach Program$6,500.00
One Million Degrees
Scholar Development Program$7,500.00
Free Spirit Media
Out-of-school time digital media arts programs
$7,500.00
Literature For All Of Us
Young Adults Book Group$15,000.00
Cherry Preschool
Community Outreach and Inclusion Programs
$10,000.00
North Lawndale College PrepPhoenix Rising program $7,500.00
High Jump
Middle School Program$10,000.00
Chicago Debate Commission
Academic Debate Program in Chicago Public Schools$10,000.00
One Goal Chicago
Chicago Public School Program$10,000.00

Mitchell Museum of the American Indian
Indigenous Peoples Day celebration
$5,000.00
HorsefeathersOT funding$10,000.00
MetrosquashPathway Program$15,000.00
Project Education PlusAfter School program$5,000.00
Facets Multi-Media, Inc.
Film-based programming for youth$15,000.00
Sit Stay Read
Literacy Program$10,000.00
Reading in Motion
Benchmarks Program
$20,000.00
Gary Comer Youth Center
Utmost U programming
$7,500.00
Target H.O.P.E.
Program Support$10,000.00
Illinois Humanities CouncilOdyssey Program$20,000.00
International Children's Media CenterMy First Media program$15,000.00
Canine Therapy CorpsAnimal-assisted therapy programs
$10,000.00
College Mentors for Kids, Inc.
Northwestern University chapter program expansion
$20,000.00
ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY                                     
ORGANIZATIONDESCRIPTIONAMOUNT
Inland Seas Education Association
Scholarship Programs$6,600.00
Institute of Cultural AffairsNorthside Chicago Sustainability Hub$15,000.00
Friends of the Chicago River
Chicago River Schools Network
$5,000.00
Lakeview Pantry Composting partnership program
$7,500.00
Thorne Nature ExperienceEarth Stewardship school program$5,000.00
HEALTH AND WELLNESS
ORGANIZATION DESCRIPTIONAMOUNT
Girls in the GameAfter School Program
$5,000.00
Chicago Run
Running Mates program
$7,500.00
Children’s Assessment Center
KIDSZ Have Rights Video Production
$13,740.00
SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
ORGANIZATIONDESCRIPTIONAMOUNT
Access Living
Arts and Cultural Program
 
$5,000.00
Black Ensemble Theater
School Through Theater Arts Program
$15,000.00
Oliver Art Center
Summer Youth Arts Program
$15,000.00
Chicago Zoological Society
A Zoo for All: Inclusion and Access at the Hamill Family Play Zoo program
$15,000.00
City Lit Theater Company
Chopping Block Program Support
$1,000.00
Writers’ Theatre
Arts-integrated Education Programs
$20,000.00
Piven Theatre Workshop“Home” arts project
$12,500.00
Chicago Jazz Philharmonic
Jazz Alive Program$15,000.00
SCHOLARSHIPS
ORGANIZATIONDESCRIPTIONAMOUNT
Berea CollegeCWS Graduate Fellowship in Dentistry$4,000.00
Berea College Senior Woman Award $4,000.00
Berea College Senior Man Award$4,000.00
Berea CollegeExcellence in Teaching Award $1,500.00
Boys Hope/Girls HopeGeneral support for scholarships$6,000.00
Warren W. "Billy" Cherry S'ship.  Scholarships$4,000.00
East Village Youth Program  Scholarships$5,500.00
Frankfort High School Scholarships$4,000.00
NPH USAAdvanced Education Support$5,500.00
New Mexico Highlands University Foundation
Seabury Fellowship in Cultural Technology$5,000.00
Oak Park-River Forest H.S.Senior Scholarships$32,000.00
Int’l Foundation Ewha Woman's University
Visiting Scholars Program
$18,000.00
Oak Park-River Forest H.S.Scholarships$32,000.00
University of ArizonaNative Scholarships$16,000.00
Benzie Central High School  Scholarships$8,000.00
SEABURY SCHOLARS$6,000.00
ORGANIZATIONDESCRIPTIONAMOUNT
Pima Community College $6,500.00
Allen Community college$6,000.00
Alverno College$5,000.00
Howard Area Community Center$6,000.00
Milwaukee Area Technical College                                             $2,500.00
Oakton Community college$6,000.00
 OTHER
Donors ForumProgram Support$11,441
Colorado Horse Rescue
                                   
Horse Care Program$5,000.00
Hermitage Artist Retreat
Artist Family Residencies
$15,000.00
Berea College
Instrument Laboratory
$65,000.00
First Descents
                                                      
Outdoor Adventure Program Support$10,000.00
NPH USA
Program Support$5,000.00
GBPLF One American Appeal
Program Support$5,000.00
Oak Park-River Forest Community FoundationCommunityWorks$2,100.00