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

 

 

 

 

$2,500.00

 

Bernardine Franciscan Sisters

450 St. Berardine Street

Reading, PA  19607

 

 

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

 

$1,000.00

 

Breakthrough Urban Ministries

402 North St. Louis Avenue

Chicago, IL  60624

 

 

Employment program for homeless people

 

$2,500.00

 

Cabini Green Legal Aid Association

740 North Milwaukee Avenue

Chicago, IL  60642

 

 

Criminal Records Corps Program to assist homeless individuals

 

$2,500.00

 

Central Honduran Education Fund

24949 Timber Drive

Elwood, IL  60421

 

 

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

 

$1,600.00

 

Chicago Jesuit Academy

5058 West Jackson Blvd.

Chicago, IL  60644

 

 

Tuition support for needy students

 

$250.00

 

Connections for Abused Women and Children

1116 North Kedzie Avenue

Chicago, IL  60651

 

 

Housing and employment support services for residents of Greenhouse Shelter

 

$1,000.00

 

Concern America

P.O. Box 1790

Santa Ana, CA 92706

 

 

Spoonmakers of Peten job creation and social enterprise in Guatemala

 

$5,500.00

 

Connections for the Homeless

2121 Dewey Avenue

Evanston, IL 60201

 

 

Job readiness training and placement for the homeless

 

 

$2,500.00

 

Cooperative for Education

2300 Montana Avenue  Suite 301

Cincinnati, OH  45211

 

 

Rural Technology Center Program for disadvantaged students in Guatemala

 

$2,500.00

 

Daughters of Charity

Vincentian Lay Missionaries

134 Hemlock Place

Vadnais Heights, MN   55127

 

 

Business education and development for disadvantaged people in Chepnyal, Kenya

 

$2,000.00

 

Deborah’s Place

2822 West Jackson Blvd.

Chicago, IL  60612

 

 

Employment and training services for homeless women

 

$2,500.00

 

 

Dominican Sisters of Amityville

555 Albany Avenue

Amityville, NY  11701-1197

 

 

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

 

$500.00

 

Dominican Sisters of the Presentation

3012 Elm Street

Dighton, MA  02715

 

 

Nazareth Farm Education Project for teenage girls in Guaimaca, Honduras

 

$2,500.00

 

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

 

 

$2,500.00

 

Family Matters

7731 North Marshfield Avenue

Chicago, IL  60626

 

 

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

 

$1,500.00

 

Franciscan Outreach

1645 West LeMoyne Street

Chicago, IL  60622-7120

 

 

Case management services for the homeless

 

 

$2,500.00

 

Franciscan Works

P.O. Box 56007

Chicago, IL  60656-0007

 

 

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

 

$147,186.00

 

Goldie’s Place

5705 North Lincoln Avenue

Chicago, IL  60659

 

 

Employment and supportive services program for the homeless

 

$5,000.00

 

The Harbour, Inc.

1440 Renaissance Drive

Suite 240

Park Ridge, IL  60068

 

 

Steps To Success Program for homeless girls in transitional housing

 

$2,500.00

 

Honduras Good Works

P.O. Box 877

Liberty Hill, TX  78642

 

 

Education support for poor rural students in El Paraiso, Honduras

 

$2,500.00

 

Inspiration Corp.

4554 North Broadway

Suite 207

Chicago, IL  60640

 

 

Employment and training services for the homeless

 

$2,500.00

 

Interfaith House

3456 West Franklin Blvd.

Chicago, IL  60624

 

 

Employment services for homeless people recovering from injury or illness

 

$2,500.00

 

La Casa Norte

3533 West North Avenue

Chicago, IL  60647

 

 

Workforce development programs for homeless young people

 

$2,500.00

 

Lakeview Pantry

3831 North Broadway

Chicago, IL  60613

 

 

Bootstraps Client Assistance Program for disadvantaged people

 

 

 

$2,500.00

 

Lincoln Park Community Shelter

600 West Fullerton Parkway

Chicago, IL  60614

 

 

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

 

 

$5,000.00

 

Mayaworks

1937 Maple Avenue

Berwyn, IL  60402

 

 

 

Rosa Moya Education Center for girls in Comalapa, Guatemala

 

 

$3,500.00

 

 

New Moms Inc.

5317 West Chicago Avenue

Chicago, IL  60647

 

 

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

 

 

$2,500.00

 

The Night Ministry

4711 North Ravenswood Avenue

Chicago, IL  60640-4407

 

 

Transitional Living Program for homeless teenagers

 

$2,500.00

 

Our Lady of Tepeyac High School

2228 South Whipple

Chicago, IL  60623

 

 

College readiness program for needy high school girls

 

$1,000.00

 

Paramedics for Children

9702 Emerald Point Drive #2

Charlotte, NC  28278

 

 

School supplies for poor children in Copan Ruinas, Honduras

 

 

$3,500.00

 

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

 

$2,500.00

 

Pueblo a Pueblo

P.O. Box 43

Cabin John MD  20818

 

 

Sustainable Livelihoods/Beekeeping social enterprise in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

 

$2,500.00

 

Reading Village

3210 15th street

Boulder, CO  80304

 

 

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

 

 

$2,500.00

 

ReVive Center for Housing and Healing

1668 West Ogden Avenue

Chicago, IL  60612-3249

 

 

Employability program for residents of Cressey House

 

$2,500.00

 

St. Aloysius School

2125 North 21st Street

Springfield, IL  62702

 

 

Equipment purchase to support “smart classrooms”

 

$500.00

 

St. Leonard’s Ministries

2100 West Warren Blvd.

Chicago, IL  60612

 

 

 

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

 

$2,500.00

 

Sarah’s Circle

4750 North Sheridan Road

Suite 220

Chicago, IL  60640

 

 

Case management services for homeless women

 

$2,500.00

 

Slipsteam International

4064 North Lincoln Avenue

#405

Chicago, IL  60618

 

 

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

 

 

$2,500.00

 

Spark Ventures

134 North LaSalle Street  5th floor

Chicago, IL  60602

 

 

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

 

 

$5,000.00

 

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

 

$2,500.00

 

Teen Living Programs

162 West Hubbard Street

Chicago, IL  60654

 

 

Stable Housing Program for homeless teenagers

 

$2,500.00

 

Youth Organizations Umbrella

1027 Sherman Avenue

Evanston, IL  60202

 

 

 

Street outreach and crisis intervention for disconnected and homeless youths

 

$2,000.00

 

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

 

$1,000.00