2014 Grants


Grantee Purpose Amount

Alexian Brothers AIDS Ministry

Bonaventure House

825 West Wellington Street

Chicago, IL  60657



Occupational therapy program for homeless AIDS patients in residence







Bernardine Franciscan Sisters

450 St. Berardine Street

Reading, PA  19607



Support for emergency shipment of medical supplies to counteract EBOLA outbreak in Liberia




Breakthrough Urban Ministries

402 North St. Louis Avenue

Chicago, IL  60624



Employment program for homeless people




Cabini Green Legal Aid Association

740 North Milwaukee Avenue

Chicago, IL  60642



Criminal Records Corps Program to assist homeless individuals




Central Honduran Education Fund

24949 Timber Drive

Elwood, IL  60421



Education support for poor students attending National University in Tegucigalpa, Honduras




Chicago Jesuit Academy

5058 West Jackson Blvd.

Chicago, IL  60644



Tuition support for needy students




Connections for Abused Women and Children

1116 North Kedzie Avenue

Chicago, IL  60651



Housing and employment support services for residents of Greenhouse Shelter




Concern America

P.O. Box 1790

Santa Ana, CA 92706



Spoonmakers of Peten job creation and social enterprise in Guatemala




Connections for the Homeless

2121 Dewey Avenue

Evanston, IL 60201



Job readiness training and placement for the homeless





Cooperative for Education

2300 Montana Avenue  Suite 301

Cincinnati, OH  45211



Rural Technology Center Program for disadvantaged students in Guatemala




Daughters of Charity

Vincentian Lay Missionaries

134 Hemlock Place

Vadnais Heights, MN   55127



Business education and development for disadvantaged people in Chepnyal, Kenya




Deborah’s Place

2822 West Jackson Blvd.

Chicago, IL  60612



Employment and training services for homeless women





Dominican Sisters of Amityville

555 Albany Avenue

Amityville, NY  11701-1197



After school and summer programs for poor students in Sol Naciemente, El Salvador




Dominican Sisters of the Presentation

3012 Elm Street

Dighton, MA  02715



Nazareth Farm Education Project for teenage girls in Guaimaca, Honduras




EGBOK Mission

226 North Clinton Street  Suite 328

Chicago, IL  60661



Job training and placement in the hospitality industry for needy young people in Siem Reap Province, Cambodia





Family Matters

7731 North Marshfield Avenue

Chicago, IL  60626



Entrepreneurial training and personal development services for at-risk teen boys




Franciscan Outreach

1645 West LeMoyne Street

Chicago, IL  60622-7120



Case management services for the homeless





Franciscan Works

P.O. Box 56007

Chicago, IL  60656-0007



Education and residential program at Liberia Mission in Blacktom Town, Liberia




Goldie’s Place

5705 North Lincoln Avenue

Chicago, IL  60659



Employment and supportive services program for the homeless




The Harbour, Inc.

1440 Renaissance Drive

Suite 240

Park Ridge, IL  60068



Steps To Success Program for homeless girls in transitional housing




Honduras Good Works

P.O. Box 877

Liberty Hill, TX  78642



Education support for poor rural students in El Paraiso, Honduras




Inspiration Corp.

4554 North Broadway

Suite 207

Chicago, IL  60640



Employment and training services for the homeless




Interfaith House

3456 West Franklin Blvd.

Chicago, IL  60624



Employment services for homeless people recovering from injury or illness




La Casa Norte

3533 West North Avenue

Chicago, IL  60647



Workforce development programs for homeless young people




Lakeview Pantry

3831 North Broadway

Chicago, IL  60613



Bootstraps Client Assistance Program for disadvantaged people






Lincoln Park Community Shelter

600 West Fullerton Parkway

Chicago, IL  60614



On Track Program to assist homeless people to health, sobriety, employment and housing






1937 Maple Avenue

Berwyn, IL  60402




Rosa Moya Education Center for girls in Comalapa, Guatemala






New Moms Inc.

5317 West Chicago Avenue

Chicago, IL  60647



Academy of Professional Development and related career readiness programs for homeless teen mothers





The Night Ministry

4711 North Ravenswood Avenue

Chicago, IL  60640-4407



Transitional Living Program for homeless teenagers




Our Lady of Tepeyac High School

2228 South Whipple

Chicago, IL  60623



College readiness program for needy high school girls




Paramedics for Children

9702 Emerald Point Drive #2

Charlotte, NC  28278



School supplies for poor children in Copan Ruinas, Honduras





Presentation Sisters of BVM

1500 North Second Street

Aberdeen SD  57401-1238



Salary support and professional training for staff at Clinica San Jose in Conception, Tutuapa, Guatemala




Pueblo a Pueblo

P.O. Box 43

Cabin John MD  20818



Sustainable Livelihoods/Beekeeping social enterprise in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala




Reading Village

3210 15th street

Boulder, CO  80304



School support and personal development for needy students in Solala, Guatemala





ReVive Center for Housing and Healing

1668 West Ogden Avenue

Chicago, IL  60612-3249



Employability program for residents of Cressey House




St. Aloysius School

2125 North 21st Street

Springfield, IL  62702



Equipment purchase to support “smart classrooms”




St. Leonard’s Ministries

2100 West Warren Blvd.

Chicago, IL  60612




Gracie’s Café transitional employment program for female ex-offenders




Sarah’s Circle

4750 North Sheridan Road

Suite 220

Chicago, IL  60640



Case management services for homeless women




Slipsteam International

4064 North Lincoln Avenue


Chicago, IL  60618



Women Are Needed for Life health promoter training in Lubango, Angola





Spark Ventures

134 North LaSalle Street  5th floor

Chicago, IL  60602



Salary support and teacher training at Hope Ministries Community School in Ndola, Zambia





Strategies for International Development

2525 Wilson Boulevard

Arlington, VA  22201



Assistance to poor coffee farmers in Chimaltenango, Guatemala that will increase agricultural productivity and family income




Teen Living Programs

162 West Hubbard Street

Chicago, IL  60654



Stable Housing Program for homeless teenagers




Youth Organizations Umbrella

1027 Sherman Avenue

Evanston, IL  60202




Street outreach and crisis intervention for disconnected and homeless youths




YWCA Evanston/North Shore

1215 Church Street

Evanston, IL  60201



Financial literacy and job readiness training for women residing at Mary Lou’s Place Shelter