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Grant Recipients

We are privileged to have contributed to the work and achievements of many organizations in the Baltimore area.

To learn more about these non-profits, and the specific projects we funded, please access our database of grant recipients.

General Operations And Eviction Assistance For Women And Children

GEDCO
Purpose:

To provide supportive services to help women with children who need assistance with short term emergency rent, comprehensive career counseling and job searching.

Award Amount: $ 8,000
Website: www.gedco.org

Transportation And Social Services To Elderly Women

Action In Maturity Inc.
Purpose:

To provide transportation to seniors who can no longer drive, but want to stay in their homes; organize social events for this aging and often isolated population; and distribute food from the Maryland Food Bank to clients living in low-income senior buildings.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

Turn About Program (TAP)

Alternative Directions Inc.
Purpose:

To help 20 non-violent female offenders negotiate their reentry into society through an intensive one-year case management program tailored to their emotional and physical needs, including challenges related to addiction and/or after-effects of physical abuse, disintegration of family ties and lack of a support network.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

Nurse Assistant Training: Creating Healthier Communities

American Red Cross
Purpose:

To provide partial scholarships, enabling 20 qualified, low-income west Baltimore residents to enroll in the Nurse Assistant Training program.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

Family Engagement Supporting Pregnant/Parenting Foster Youth

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Of Baltimore Inc.
Purpose:

To develop training and services to increase family engagement for former foster youth whose children are now in foster care and foster youth who are pregnant or parenting.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

The Ark Preschool

Episcopal Community Services Of Maryland
Purpose:

To enable the preschool to serve forty homeless 3- and 4-year-olds—double its current capacity—and provide school readiness, language instruction, and other supportive services.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

College Preparatory Education For African American Girls

Foundation For Baltimore Leadership School For Young Women
Purpose:

To deliver a college preparatory education to predominantly African-American girls in grades 6 to 12 at all-girl public charter school in Baltimore City

Award Amount: $ 20,000
Website: www.blsyw.org

Human Right To Housing Project

Public Justice Center Inc.
Purpose:

To help women and their families stay in their homes by providing legal advice, educating them about their rights and advocating for them in the courts.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

Refugee Womens Economic Empowerment

International Rescue Committee In Baltimore
Purpose:

To provide 40 newly arrived refugee women in Baltimore City with the skills and knowledge to live an economically self-sufficient life in the United States.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

Kids Safe Zone General Operations,

Maryland Community Health Initiatives
Purpose:

To provide developmentally appropriate services and recreation six days a week to children and adolescents, aged 5 to 17, at a West Baltimore center

Award Amount: $ 20,000

Loving Arms, Inc.

Loving Arms Inc.
Purpose:

To provide emergency shelter, transitional and supportive housing and other services to runaway and homeless individuals aged 12 to 21 years, and help them become contributing members of the community.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

Transitional Supportive Housing For Homeless Women

Marian House
Purpose:

To help provide psychiatric coverage for medication management, and services of a recently hired licensed clinical social worker.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

MCVETS

Maryland Center For Veterans Education And Training Inc.
Purpose:

To help provide 30 homeless women veterans housing and supportive services that range from substance abuse treatment to job placement

Award Amount: $ 20,000
Website: www.mcvet.org

MCE Women's Business Center

Maryland Capital Enterprises Inc.
Purpose:

To provide one-on-one business consulting, education, access to business capital, and networking opportunities to low income, female entrepreneurs.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

My Sister's Place Women's Center

Associated Catholic Charities Inc
Purpose:

To serve more homeless women and their children three nutritious meals, seven days a week; train women to become job-ready and help them obtain employment; assist women with securing transitional or permanent housing; and link women to health and mental health services.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

St. Mary's Outreach Center

St. Marys Outreach Center
Purpose:

To help low income seniors in Baltimore ZIP code 21211 gain access to benefits including Medicaid, energy bill payment assistance, water bill reduction, food stamps and housing subsidies.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

Thread, Inc

Thread Inc.
Purpose:

To deliver highly personalized support to an additional 48 high school students dealing with academic and behavioral challenges for all four years of high school and six years beyond.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

Employment Pipeline

Youth Empowered Society
Purpose:

To provide employment opportunities and educational services to 50 young women living in temporary housing.

Award Amount: $ 20,000

Capacity Building Initiatives

Caroline Center
Purpose:

To expand certified nursing assistant and pharmacy technician career training programs to an additional site in West Baltimore

Award Amount: $ 50,000

Capacity Building Initiatives

Sisters Circle
Purpose:

To expand its after-school program and pilot a summer leadership program, enabling the organization to increase the number of girls it serves from 125 to 250.

Award Amount: $ 50,000