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Grantees (2004 to 2009)

2008 Grants

ActionAIDS, Philadelphia, PA - $20,000
A three-year grant of $60,000 to support youths living with HIV/AIDS.

Adoption Center of Delaware Valley, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support adoption opportunities for children living in foster care.

Ann Silverman Community Health Clinic, Doylestown, PA - $5,000
A two-year grant of $10,000 to support free medical, dental and social services for adults and children.

Augustinian Defenders of the Rights of the Poor, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support healthcare services to uninsured low income adults.

Ayuda Community Center, Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support programs for children and families in the Hunting Park community.

Back on My Feet, Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support running program to homeless individuals living in shelters.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of SEPA, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support school based programs in Norristown area and increase recruitment of new volunteers.

Bristol Township Educational Advancement Fund, Levittown, PA -$5,000
A two-year grant of $10,000 to support before and after school programs at the Lower Bucks Family YMCA.

Campaign for Working Families, Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to expand free tax preparation and financial planning services to low wage working families.

Center for Intergenerational Learning, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support the training and matching of college students with frail elderly.

Chestnut Hill Adult Activities Center, Philadelphia, PA - $7,500
A three-year grant of $22,500 to support programs and services to adults.

Chestnut Hill Meals on Wheels, Philadelphia, PA - $5,000
A three-year grant of $15,000 to support outreach program providing meals for those in need.

Clearinghouse for Employing the Homeless, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support job placement and job retention program for homeless individuals.

Community Housing Services, Lansdale, PA - $20,000
A three-year grant of $60,000 to support Housing and Supportive Services Project.

Community Partnership School, Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 for general operating support.

Community Women's Education Project, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A two-year grant of $20,000 to support education programs and support services to at-risk families.

Covenant House Penna., Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support Moms 'n Babes program.

Cradles to Crayons, Horsham, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support expansion of service learning and youth leadership programs.

Dragonfly Forest, Inc., Conshohocken, PA - $7,500
A two-year grant of $15,000 to support free overnight summer camps for low-income seriously ill children.

Educating Communities for Parenting, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A one-year grant of $10,000 to support expansion of parenting and pre-parenting educational programs for at-risk youths.

Education Law Center, Philadelphia, PA - $20,000
A two-year grant of $40,000 to support free information about children's legal rights in the public school context to families and child-servicing professionals.

Fight to Learn Program, Philadelphia, PA - $5,000
A three-year grant of $15,000 to support program providing academic, life skills & computer training to grade school children.

Haitian Community Help Center, Philadelphia, PA - $5,000
A three-year grant of $15,000 to support educational and outreach programs for Haitian/African immigrants.

Indian Valley Housing Corp., Souderton, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000to support program providing supportive services to low-income, homeless and at-risk families utilizing their shelter and transitional housing.

Inn Dwelling, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support educational and mentoring programs for at-risk youth.

Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program, Philadelphia, PA - $5,000
A three-year grant of $15,000 to support educational experiences for incarcerated individuals and volunteer mentoring college students.

Job Resource & Devel. Center at MLK High School, Moorestown, NJ - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support after school training, job placement and mentoring to students.

Juvenile Law Center, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A two-year grant of $20,000 to support educational programs for professionals caring for and supervising children in foster care.

Laurel House, Norristown, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support programs providing outreach, counseling and supportive services to abused women and their families.

Linda Creed Epstein Foundation, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support free mammograms, diagnostic tests and educational programs for women with little or no medical insurance.

Mercy Volunteer Corps., Gwynedd Valley, PA - $5,000
A two-year grant of $10,000 to support volunteer-based programs helping individuals and families break the cycle of poverty.

Montgomery County Mediation Center, Eagleville, PA - $10,000
A two-year grant of $20,000 to support Community Outreach Program.

Mt. Airy Community Computer Center, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 for general operating support.

Nationalities Service Center, Philadelphia, PA - $20,000
A three-year grant of $60,000 to support program assisting immigrant women who are being abused.

Neighbor to Neighbor Community Devel. Corp., Inc., Sharon Hill, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 for community and educational services to low-income residents of eastern Delaware County.

New Directions for Women, Inc., Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support residential program for women who would otherwise be incarcerated.

Northwest Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network, Phila., PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support Housing Initiative program.

Open Borders Project, Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support adult education programs to low-income Latino residents and immigrants in North Philadelphia.

Penn Asian Senior Services, Jenkintown, PA - $15,000
A two-year grant of $30,000 to support bilingual homecare training program.

Philadelphia Alive Center for Transformation, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support Anger Management & Life Skills classes for juvenile inmates.

Philadelphia Public School Notebook, Philadelphia, PA - $7,500
A three-year grant of $22,500 to support Family & Community Outreach Project.

Pitch in for Baseball, Ambler, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support increased participation in youth baseball and softball in partnership with Philadelphia's Parks & Recreation Department.

Project Forward Leap, Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support academic enrichment and mentoring programs for low-income students in the Chester-Upland School District.

Sisters of St. Joseph Welcome Center, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support program providing free educational and support services to immigrants.

Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse, Philadelphia, PA - $5,000
A three-year grant of $15,000 to maintain a free safe environment for children to play.

Southeast Asian MAA Coalition, Inc., Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A one-year grant of $10,000 to support Women & Children's Health Education and Support program.

SquashSmarts, Inc., Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support after school program combining academic tutoring, squash instruction and mentoring to students from West and North Philadelphia.

St. Martin de Porres Interparochial School, Philadelphia, PA - $20,000
A three-year grant of $60,000 to expand school-based counseling and mental health program.

St. Mary's Family Respite Center, Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support programs providing child care, respite and support services to families living with HIV/AIDS.

St. Patrick Church, Norristown, PA - $7,500
A three-year grant of $22,500 to support ESL classes.

Starfinder Foundation, Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A one-year grant of $15,000 to support academic achievement, increase physical activity and reduce risky behaviors.

Stenton, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support literacy-based educational programs.

Steppingstone Scholars, Inc., Philadelphia, PA - $20,000
A three-year grant of $60,000 to support academic and mentoring programs for low-income middle and high school students.

Summer Search, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A two-year grant of $20,000 to support mentoring and support programs for low-income neighborhood high school students.

Support Center for Child Advocates, Philadelphia, PA - $20,000
A three-year grant of $60,000 to support Child Vicitim Assistance Program.

Supportive Older Women's Network, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support GrandFamily Resource Center.

Temple University Health System/Linguistic Services, Phila, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support Linguistic Services at Episcopal Hospital.

The Place of Refuge, Inc., Philadelphia, PA - $8,000
A three-year grant of $24,000 to support mental health counseling program.

TOVA, Philadelphia, PA - $5,000
A one-year grant of $5,000 to support UpSHOT project.

Turning Points for Children, Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support Kids n' Kin program.

Upper Darby Community Outreach Corporation, Upper Darby, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support the Women's Health Advocacy Project.

Villanova University, Villanova, PA - $7,500
A three-year grant of $22,500 to support engineering, science and technology programs for disadvantaged high school students.

Volunteer English Program, West Chester, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support recruitment and training of one-on-one volunteer tutors for adult immigrants.

Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians, Philadelphia, PA - $20,000
A three-year grant of $60,000 to support tutoring and mentoring program for immigrant high school students.

Wellspring Clubhouse, Sellersville, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of  $45,000 to support expansion of services to adults recovering from serious mental illness.

West Philadelphia Catholic High School, Philadelphia, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support remedial education program for 9th grade students.

Why Not Prosper, Inc., Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A two-year grant of $20,000 to support Pre-Release Mentoring Program, transitional housing and resource centers for women coming out of prison.

Wilma Theater, Philadelphia, PA - $5,000
A three-year grant of $15,000 to support curriculum-based educational program for underprivileged middle and high school students.

Women of Faith and Hope, Philadelphia, PA - $10,000
A three-year grant of $30,000 to support Northwest Philadelphia Breast Health Initiative.

Yes! And...Collaborative Arts iMagination Programming, Phila, PA - $5,000
A three-year grant of $15,000 to support after school program teaching literacy skills in a collaborative arts environment.

YWCA of Bucks County, Trevose, PA - $15,000
A three-year grant of $45,000 to support Senior Shared Housing outreach program.

YWCA of Chester County, West Chester, PA - $7,500
A three-year grant of $22,500 to support job and financial skill development programs for women in transition.