2019 GRANT AWARDS BY CATEGORY

OrganizationDescriptionAmountCategory
ThresholdsVeterans Project$10,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Waves Project, Inc.SCUBA Training and Therapy Program$10,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Blue Sky Bakery & CafeBlue Sky Employment Program$7,500.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Working In The Schools (WITS)Teacher Professional Development Programs$10,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Ignite (formerly Teen Living Programs)Level Up Job Skills & Workforce Development$10,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Inspiration Corporation, Inc.Workforce Development Program$7,831.49 ACCESS TO JOBS
Inner Voice, Inc.HIRE (Helping Individuals Re-enter Employment) Program$7,500.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Bellfound FarmParticipant Stipends$15,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Children's Healing CenterEarly Childhood Learning Programs$15,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Providence Cristo Rey High SchoolCorporate Work Study Program$12,400.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Sit Stay ReadLiteracy Program$10,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
The Chicago Poetry CenterHands on Stanzas$6,600.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Reading in MotionBenchmarks Program$15,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Cluster Tutoring ProgramAfter School Tutoring$7,500.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Leading Youth Through Empowerment (LYTE)Bridge to Expansion Program$10,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Kartemquin FilmsDiverse Voices in Docs (DVID)$7,500.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Literature For All Of UsWeekly Book Group for Young Adults$10,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
The Bloc ChicagoBoxing After-School Program$10,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Children's Museum of IndianapolisMid-North Promise Program's Family Learning Navigators$15,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Canine Therapy CorpsProgram Expansion$12,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Housing Opportunities for WomenYouth and Education Program$7,500.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
MetrosquashCore Program and Alumni Program$20,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Casa CentralBilingual School Age Program and Early Learning Academy$5,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Garfield Park Conservatory AllianceStudent Engagement and Educational Development Program$7,500.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
High JumpCore Program and Alumni Program$7,500.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Illinois Humanities70th Anniversary Special Grant$75,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Target H.O.P.E.70th Anniversary Special Grant$75,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Inland Seas Education AssociationSchoolship Program$6,600.00 ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY
Indianapolis ZooInterpretive and Educational Components of Tembo (Elephant) Camp$15,000.00 ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY
Oak Park River Forest Infant Welfare SocietyHealth and Education Outreach Program$5,000.00 HEALTH & WELLNESS OPTIONS
The Julian CenterHealthy Inside, Healthy Outside$12,800.00 HEALTH & WELLNESS OPTIONS
Parallel 45 TheatreApprentice Program and Theatre for Young Audiences$10,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Access LivingArts and Cultural Program
$7,500.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Decay DevilsSuperSize Me: Interactive Community Workshops/ Fun Nites$10,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Facets Multi-Media, Inc.Create.Share.Build$10,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Writers TheatreArts-Integrated Education Programs$10,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Pegasus Theatre ChicagoYoung Playwrights Festival In-School Program$8,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
International Children's Media CenterGlobal Girls/Women's View and WorldScene Residency and Festival$10,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Midsommer FlightThe Tempest Production at the Chicago Park District$2,500.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Black Ensemble TheaterStrengthening the School Through Theater Arts$10,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
The Sing Me A Story FoundationExpansion of Musical Program$10,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
American Blues TheaterThe Lincoln Project$7,500.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Still Point Theatre CollectivePersephone Project$5,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
NPH USAAdvanced Education Support$5,500.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
University of ArizonaNative Scholarship$12,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Benzie Central High SchoolScholarship$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Benzie Central High SchoolScience Award Scholarships$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Berea CollegeCWS Graduate Fellowship in Dentistry$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Berea CollegeExcellence in Teaching Award$1,500.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Berea CollegeSenior Man Award$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Berea CollegeSenior Women Award$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Boys Hope/Girls HopeGeneral Support for Scholarships$6,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Cherry Scholarship FundScholarship$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Frankfort-Elberta Area High SchoolScholarship$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Int’l Foundation Ewha Womans UniversityVisiting Scholars Program$18,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Oak Park/River Forest High SchoolScholarships$32,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
New Mexico Highlands University FoundationSeabury Fellowships in Cultural Technology$5,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Allen Community College FoundationSeabury Scholarships$6,000.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
Alverno CollegeSeabury Scholarship$5,000.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
Howard Area Community CenterSeabury Scholarships$6,000.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
Milwaukee Area Tech. College FoundationSeabury Scholarships$2,500.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
Oakton Community College Educational FoundationSeabury Scholarships$6,000.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
Pima Community College FoundationSeabury Scholarships$6,500.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
ForefrontProgram Support$860.00OTHER
Oak Park River Forest Community FoundationCommunityWorks$2,100.00 OTHER