2015 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 $91,000)
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.
Amputee Coalition of America, Manassas, VA. $7,500 to support their youth camp and medicare policy advocacy work.
Chances for Children, Bronx, NY. $2,500 for general program support.
City Harvest, New York, NY. $5,000 to support the Healthy Neighborhoods Initiative.
First Descents, Greenwood Village, CO. $10,000 to support camp programs.
God's Love We Deliver, New York, NY. $2,500 to support the cost of home-delivered meals and nutrition counseling.
Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. $5,000 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 grantor training improvements.
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. $2,500 to support the Homebound Critically Ill program.
Roundup River Ranch, Avon, CO. $10,000 for general operating funds.
Second Harvest Food Bank, San Jose, CA. $5,000 to support the produce distribution efforts.
Steamboat Adaptive Recreational Sports, Steamboat Springs, CO. $1,000 for program support.
Treasure Island Sailing Center, San Francisco, CA. $5,000 to support their youth sailing program.