Grants

Grants Made in 2002

Performing Arts and Arts Education $119,000

Arena Stage

Amount
$50,000
Category
Performing Arts and Arts Education
Grants Made in
2002

To support the production of An American Daughter

Serenity Players

Amount
$2,000
Category
Performing Arts and Arts Education
Grants Made in
2002

To provide general operating support for this Ward 7 community-based theater.

Stanislavsky Theater Studio

Amount
$10,000
Category
Performing Arts and Arts Education
Grants Made in
2002

To support general operating support for productions.

Studio Theatre

Amount
$50,000
Category
Performing Arts and Arts Education
Grants Made in
2002

To support the production of The Play About the Baby.

Washington DC Youth Orchestra

Amount
$2,000
Category
Performing Arts and Arts Education
Grants Made in
2002

To provide general support of operations.

Employment and Training Programs $372,500

Academy of Hope

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support adult education, GED, and EDP preparation classes for low-income DC residents.

Alexandria Seaport Foundation

Amount
$15,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

Cap-stone grant to support boat building and life skills training for at-risk DC youth.

Alliance of Concerned Men

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support pilot building trades program for ex-offenders and hard-to-employ DC residents.

Based in Love Ministries

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support bookkeeping and accounting training for at-risk DC youth, especially foster care youth.

Bell Multicultural Career Intern Program

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support the computer-assisted drawing (CAD) and the building trades programs for immigrant and refugee DC high school students.

Bread for the City

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support free job physicals for DC residents who have no other access to health care.

Byte Back

Amount
$15,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support beginning to advanced computer training for homeless and low-income DC residents.

Central American Resource Center (CARECEN)

Amount
$15,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support legal services to obtain residency and work permits for Latin American immigrants in DC.

Children’s Foundation

Amount
$2,500
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To provide support for Building Blocks for Better Baby Care, a child care training program for in-home service providers in DC.

Community Family Life Services

Amount
$30,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

Second payment on a four-year challenge grant for social service and job training programs ($25,000) and $5,000 to support job readiness and skill training for DC residents.

DC Central Kitchen

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To provide general support for the food service training program for homeless and low-income DC residents.

Dinner Program for Homeless Women

Amount
$7,500
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support food service training for homeless women in the District of Columbia.

Emmaus Services for the Aging

Amount
$5,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To provide home repairs for low-income DC seniors in conjunction with Youthbuild and ARCH.

Excel Institute

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To provide support for automotive repair training program for DC at-risk youth.

Gospel Rescue Ministries

Amount
$5,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To provide support for literacy and job readiness/skills training to low-income and homeless adults in DC.

Heads-Up/University Neighborhood Initiative

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To help provide stipends for low-income AmeriCorps parents serving as after school tutors, summer program instructors, and parent liaisons in DC.

Institute for Local Self-Reliance

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support on-the-job training in building trades for low-income DC residents.

Jobs Partnership of Greater Washington

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support literacy, life skills and job placement assistance for adult learners.

Jubilee Jobs

Amount
$15,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support job readiness, placement, and Move Up programs for low-income and unemployed DC residents.

KidSafe

Amount
$7,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To provide assistance for employment training and support for DC neighborhood residents.

Life Skills Center

Amount
$7,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support job readiness and placement programs for handicapped DC adults.

Literacy Volunteer & Advocates

Amount
$10,500
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support one-on-one tutoring program for DC adult learners.

New Endeavors by Women

Amount
$8,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To provide transportation costs to job interviews, meetings, and educational programs for formerly homeless District of Columbia women living in a transitional setting.

Perry School Community Center

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To provide general support for training and GED programs for low-income DC residents.

Rachael’s Women’s Center

Amount
$5,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To provide general operating support for education and training for homeless women in DC.

Safe Haven Outreach Ministry

Amount
$5,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support employment training for families in transitional housing in DC.

Samaritan Inns

Amount
$9,500
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support job readiness and placement for individuals in recovery residing in transitional housing in DC.

So Others Might Eat (SOME)

Amount
$6,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To provide support for a resource fund for formerly homeless men in transitional housing in DC.

Southeast Ministry of Greater Washington

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support GED preparation, job readiness, and assisted placement programs for Ward 8 residents.

STRIVE DC

Amount
$25,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support job readiness, placement, and follow-up for the difficult-to-employ in DC.

Transitional Housing Corporation

Amount
$5,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support employment services for formerly homeless families residing in transitional housing in DC.

Vehicles for Change

Amount
$10,000
Category
Employment and Training Programs
Grants Made in
2002

To support the start-up of a low-cost car program for low-income and newly employed DC residents.

Institutional Support $1,000

Foundation Center

Amount
$1,000
Category
Institutional Support
Grants Made in
2002

General support for this DC-based community resource for information on foundations, grant writing and funding.

Other Grants $20,000

Economic and Poverty Research $25,000

Urban Institute

Amount
$10,000
Category
Economic and Poverty Research
Grants Made in
2002

To support the Capitol Area Policy Forum and monthly issues newsletter.

Total: $537,500