2020 Grant Awards

Two-Year Grants

Name of Organization

Purpose of Grant

Grant Award

Achieve Now General Operating Support $28,000
After School Activities Partnerships General Operating Support $30,000
After-School All-Stars Philadelphia General Operating Support $25,000
Chester Education Foundation General Operating Support $28,000
College Possible Philadelphia General Operating Support $25,000
Girls First General Operating Support $25,000
Healthy NewsWorks General Operating Support $25,000
Montgomery Child Advocacy Project (MCAP) General Operating Support $25,000
Neighborhood Bike Works General Operating Support $25,000
Parkesburg Point Youth Center General Operating Support $25,000
Philadelphia Youth Basketball (PYB) General Operating Support $25,000
Play On, Philly! General Operating Support $25,000
Rock to the Future General Operating Support $30,000
SquashSmarts, Inc. General Operating Support $30,000
Taller Puertorriqueño, Inc. General Operating Support $25,000
Wagner Free Institute of Science GeoKids and SNAP $25,000

Other Grants

Name of Organization

Purpose of Grant

Grant Award

All Core Grantees Covid-19 General Operating Support ($5,000 to each organization) $195,000
Girls First Covid-19 Emergency Response $7,500
One House at a Time Covid-19 Emergency Response $1,600
Philadelphia Foundation Presidents Grant – PHL COVID-19 Fund $15,000
Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia Greater Philadelphia Extracurricular Collaborative (GPEC) $5,000
Youth Sentencing and Reentry Project Capacity Building Support $42,000

2019 Grant Awards

Two-Year Grants

Name of Organization

Purpose of Grant

Grant Award

Asian Americans United General Operating Support $25,000
Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia General Operating Support $30,000
CASA of Philadelphia County General Operating Support $25,000
CASA Youth Advocates, Inc. General Operating Support $30,000
Centro Nueva Creacion General Operating Support $24,000
Coatesville Youth Initiative General Operating Support $30,000
Friends Association for Care and Protection of Children General Operating Support $25,000
Horizons at The Episcopal Academy General Operating Support $25,000
Inn Dwelling General Operating Support $25,000
Life And Basketball General Operating Support $20,000
Norris Square Neighborhood Project General Operating Support $20,000
One House at a Time General Operating Support $25,000
Philadelphia City Rowing General Operating Support $24,000
Playworks Pennsylvania General Operating Support $30,000
Spark Philadelphia General Operating Support $24,000
Starfinder Foundation General Operating Support $25,000
Students Run Philly Style General Operating Support $30,000
Trellis For Tomorrow General Operating Support $24,000
YoungMoms General Operating Support $25,000

Other Grants

Name of Organization

Purpose of Grant

Grant Award

After-school All Stars* Capacity Building Project $225,000
Chester Education Foundation Grace Nelson Award $10,000
Cradles to Crayons Grace Nelson Award $10,000
United Way of Greater Philadelphia & Southern NJ* RISE Partnership $75,000
* multi-year grant award

2018 Grant Awards

Two-Year Grants

Name of Organization

Purpose of Grant

Grant Award

Achieve Now General Operating Support $25,000
After School Activities Partnerships General Operating Support $25,000
After-School All-Stars Philadelphia General Operating Support $20,000
Chester Education Foundation General Operating Support $25,000
College Possible Philadelphia General Operating Support $20,000
Healthy NewsWorks General Operating Support $20,000
Montgomery Child Advocacy Project (MCAP) General Operating Support $20,000
Neighborhood Bike Works General Operating Support $20,000
Parkesburg Point Youth Center general operating support $20,000
Philadelphia Youth Basketball (PYB) General Operating Support $20,000
Play On, Philly! General Operating Support $20,000
Providence Center Youth Programs $20,000
Rock to the Future General Operating Support $25,000
RSVP Protege $20,000
SquashSmarts, Inc. General Operating Support $25,000
St. Augustine Academy General Operating Support $20,000
Steppingstone Scholars, Inc. General Operating Support $25,000
Taller Puertorriqueño, Inc. General Operating Support $20,000
The Attic Youth Center General Operating Support $20,000
The Garage Community and Youth Center General Operating Support $25,000
Wagner Free Institute of Science GeoKids and SNAP $20,000
Youth Sentencing & Reentry Project General Operating Support $25,000

Other Grants

Name of Organization

Purpose of Grant

Grant Award

CASA Youth Advocates, Inc.* Capacity Building Project $230,000
YoungMoms* Capacity Building Project $150,000
Rock to the Future Grace Nelson Award $5,000
Support Center for Child Advocates Grace Nelson Award $10,000
The Attic Youth Center Grace Nelson Award $5,000
* multi-year grant award