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Past Grants

The following grants are in excess of $5,000 and were awarded in 2016.

Health & Human Services

Charm City Youth Lacrosse League

$15,000
Baltimore, MD

In support of increasing enrollment in the 2016 Charm City Youth Lacrosse League.

Civic Works, Inc.

$300,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of the Baltimore City Food and Farm Programs.

Clean Water Fund

$15,000
Baltimore, MD

In support of examining the quality and safety of Baltimore's drinking water.

Franciscan Center, Inc.

$100,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of programs providing emergency services and case management to families in crisis.

Health Care for the Homeless, Inc.

$200,000
Baltimore, MD

In support of a patient-centered outreach strategy to decrease the use of urgent care facilities for primary care concerns and to keep vulnerable people engaged in health care.

Homeless Persons Representation Project, Inc.

$75,000
Baltimore, MD

For supporting the prevention of evictions and termination of subsidies for low-income Baltimore City households.

Intercultural Counseling Connection

$20,000
Baltimore, MD

For continued support and expansion of mental health services for refugees who have settled in Baltimore City.

Johns Hopkins Pediatrics at Home

$150,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of the Pediatrics at Home (PAH) program that aims to better serve those with pediatric asthma in the inner city.

Johns Hopkins University

$120,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of a study, "How Much Can Provision of Eyeglasses Improve Reading Performance in High‑Poverty Schools?" a controlled trial with 10 Baltimore City schools participating.

Johns Hopkins University

$99,824
Baltimore, MD

For support of a follow‑up study, "Reading Effects of Providing Eyeglasses to Children in High‑Poverty Elementary Schools."

Kids in Need of Defense

$37,500
Washington, DC

In support of adding a full-time social services coordinator to the KIND team.

Leveling the Playing Field, Inc.

$20,000
Silver Spring, MD

To provide sporting equipment for after school programs in Baltimore City.

Loving Arms, Inc.

$60,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of an emergency shelter for runaway and homeless youth.

Manna House, Inc.

$100,000
Baltimore, MD

Toward continued support of comprehensive services for the homeless and needy in Baltimore City.

Marian House, Inc.

$100,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of transitional housing for homeless women and children.

Maryland Food Bank

$75,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of feeding Baltimore City students through the School Pantry Program.

New Vision House of Hope, Inc.

$50,000
Baltimore, MD

For renovation costs of 3918 Ridgewood Avenue for use as a transitional home for the homeless in Baltimore City.

Parks & People Foundation

$80,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of the “More Than Sports” after-school sports program.

Seedco

$25,000
New York, NY

In support of EarnBenefits Baltimore, which provides screenings and application assistance to low-income families to increase enrollment in state and federal assistance programs.

Shepherd's Clinic

$40,000
Baltimore, MD

In support of providing health care for the uninsured/underinsured in Baltimore.

SquashWise, Inc.

$30,000
Baltimore, MD

For continued support of the SquashWise Youth Development Program, an after‑school squash program for students in Baltimore City public middle and high schools.

Tahirih Justice Center

$30,000
Baltimore, MD

For continued support of pro bono legal and social services for immigrant women and girls in Baltimore City who are fleeing gender‑based violence.

The Baltimore Station

$42,850
Baltimore, MD

In support of purchasing a hot water heater for the South Baltimore facility.

The Samaritan Community

$25,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of the Samaritan Community's Crisis Intervention Assistance & Empowerment programs.

University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

$28,000
Baltimore, MD

In support of examining the burden of ophthalmic disease in the underserved in Baltimore.

Youth Empowered Society

$30,000
Baltimore, MD

For continued support of the YES Drop-In Center, which provides effective programming to engage youth experiencing homelessness and help them achieve housing, employment, and wellness. 

Community Development

1000 Friends of Maryland

$100,000
Baltimore, MD

For continued support of the Sustainable Growth for Maryland campaign.

Baltimore Community ToolBank

$17,200
Baltimore, MD

For continued support of outreach, fundraising, program staffing, and environmental asset maintenance expenses. 

Baltimore Green Space

$26,000
Baltimore, MD

For continued support of Baltimore Green Space.

Baltimore Tree Trust

$40,000
Baltimore, MD

In support of general operating funds for staff salaries.

Civic Works, Inc.

$200,000
Baltimore, MD

In support of strengthening the financial resilience of low-income Baltimore homeowners through critical energy efficiency, health, and safety improvement services.

Civic Works, Inc.

$115,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of the Tiny House pilot program.

Community Law Center

$100,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of a tax sale workgroup and Baltimore open land data project to advance city-wide collaboration around vacant properties while developing a data-driven tool to inform revitalization efforts.

Downtown Partnership of Baltimore

$34,898
Baltimore, MD

For support of updated landscaping to Penn Station.

Emerging Technology Centers, Inc.

$270,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of expenses related to Accelerate Baltimore.

Healthy Neighborhoods, Inc.

$150,000
Baltimore, MD

For support and expansion of the Healthy Neighborhoods Core program.

Innovative Housing Institute

$20,000
Baltimore, MD

To provide leadership and technical assistance to implement the Regional Plans for Sustainable Development.

Invested Impact

$75,000
Baltimore, MD

In support of a two-year initiative to invest in nonprofits founders and social entrepreneurs of color in Baltimore.

Le Mondo

$200,000
Baltimore, MD

In support of rebuilding the vacant properties on the 400 block of North Howard Street to create an artist-owned, performing arts complex.

Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition, Inc.

$41,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of the LIFT (Low Income Forgotten Tax) Program.

Neighborhood Housing Services of Baltimore, Inc.

$30,000
Baltimore, MD

For continued support of the Tax Sale Prevention Loan Program.

Rebuilding Together Baltimore

$43,750
Baltimore, MD

For support of a handyman program for low-income seniors.

St. Ambrose Housing Aid Center

$100,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of increasing access to affordable housing.

Strong City Baltimore

$60,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of advancing the city’s Leveraging Investments in Neighborhood Corridors (LINCS) initiative and other investments to improve Greenmount Avenue.

The No Boundaries Coalition

$35,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of the Healthy Food Access and Food Justice Program in Central West Baltimore.

The Peale Center for Baltimore History and Architecture

$10,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of reopening the vacant Peale Museum.

Venture for America

$150,000
New York, NY

For support of the 2016 Venture for America Baltimore Program.

Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore, Inc.

$40,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of a second Trash (Water) Wheel to be placed at the outfall of Harris Creek.

Youth as Resources (YAR)

$20,000
Baltimore, MD

For support of Task Force, a workforce development initiative for at-risk youth in Baltimore City.

Criminal Justice & Addiction

ACLU Foundation of Maryland, Inc.

$100,000
Baltimore, MD

In support the ACLU of Maryland's Criminal Justice Project. 

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