2014 Social Service 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, food aid, affordable housing, and patient quality of life. (Total grants $115,000)
Adler Aphasia Center, Maywood, NJ. $5,000 to support advocacy, education, and training for healthcare and service providers.
Alzheimer’s Association of Northern California, Mountain View, CA. $5,000 to support the Memories in the Making program.
Bay Area Outreach and Recreation Program, Berkeley, CA. $2,500 to support the adaptive cycling program.
Challenged Athletes Foundation, San Diego, CA. $2,500 to support the Catch a Rising Star program.
City Harvest, New York, NY. $10,000 to support the Healthy Neighborhoods Initiative.
First Descents, Greenwood Village, CO. $5,000 to support camp programs.
God's Love We Deliver, New York, NY. $5,000 to support the cost of home-delivered meals and nutrition counseling.
Habitat for Humanity, New York, NY. $7,500 to support their National Service (AmeriCorps/VISTA) program.
Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. $7,500 to support their National Service (AmeriCorps/VISTA) program.
Can Do Multiple Sclerosis, Edwards, CO. $10,000 to support the Center’s CAN DO medical programs.
Make A Wish Foundation, San Francisco, CA. $10,000 to support wish fulfillment and a part-time social media position.
The Painted Turtle Camp, Malibu, CA. $5,000 to support attendance by Bay Area youth at the organization’s medical camp programs.
Project Open Hand, San Francisco, CA. $5,000 to support the Homebound Critically Ill program.
Riverdale Mental Health Association, Bronx, NY. $2,500 to support the Chances of Children Institute.
Roundup River Ranch, Avon, CO. $10,000 for general operating funds.
Second Harvest Food Bank, San Jose, CA. $10,000 to support the produce distribution efforts.
Treasure Island Sailing Center, San Francisco, CA. $5,000 to support their youth sailing program.
Star Vista Redwood City, CA. $5,000 to support Youth Development Projects at Sequoia High School.
Youth Enrichment Strategies, Richmond, CA. $2,500 to support their summer and family camp programs.