2002 Social Services Grants

Grants in this area cover a broad range of community issues of interest to the Foundation.  Broadly stated they cover the areas of: youth programs, programs for the disabled, food aid, affordable housing, and patient quality of life.  (Total grants $137K)

Alzheimer’s Association of Northern California, Mountain View, CA.  $5,000 to support expansion of the Memories in the Making program.

Big Brothers/Big Sisters, San Francisco, CA.  $10,000 to support their Youth Mentoring programs. 

Boys and Girls Club of Maui, Makawao, HI.  $1,000 to help fund the orgnaization’s Christmas wish-list purchases.

Habitat for Humanity, New York, NY.  $10,000 to support the AmeriCorps and VISTA programs.

Heuga Center, Edwards, CO.  $10,000 to support the Center’s CAN DO medical programs.

Jennie M. Melham Memorial Medical Center, Broken Bow, NE.  $10,000 to help fund the purchase of equipment for the new Cardiac Rahabilitation Department.  Gift made as part of the 30th Anniversary celebration for the Medical Center.

Make A Wish Foundation, San Francisco, CA.  $10,000 to support development and implementation of an E-communication system.

Paia Youth and Cultural Center, Paia, HI.  $1,000 to help fund construction of a community skateboard park.

PARCA, Burlingame, CA.  $10,000 to help support the conversion of the garage at the Raji House into a physical therapy room and indoor recreation space.

Peninsula Community Foundation, San Mateo, CA.  $10,000 to support the Peninsula Partnership’s Training Institute and its focus area, the Community Leadership Training Program.

Peninsula Habitat for Humanity, San Mateo, CA.  $20,000 to help support eight AmeriCorps volunteers.  The AmeriCorps volunteers are critical to Habitat’s success – working on the build sites and serving as the leaders/trainers of the local volunteer (as well as future homeowner) builders.

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