2016 Grants

Alexian Brothers Health and Housing Alliance/ Bonaventure House
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Occupational therapy program for homeless AIDS patients in residence

Amate House
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Support for young adult volunteers working at Chicago social agencies

The Boulevard
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Employment program for homeless people

Breakthrough Urban Ministries
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Employment program for homeless people

Cabrini Green Legal Aid Association
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Collaborative Partnership Program to provide legal assistance to homeless and disadvantaged

Caravan To Class
Sausalito CA
$2,500
School construction and education support in Timbuktu, Mali

Central Honduran Education Fund
Elwood, IL
$1,600
Education support for poor students in villages near Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Chicago Jesuit Academy
Chicago, IL
$17,500
Tuition support for needy students

Concern America
Santa Ana, CA
$3,500
Fair Trade Craft Program supporting job creation efforts in Guatemala, Mexico and Columbia

Contextos
Chicago IL
$2,500
Impact of Reading with E-Readers in El Salvador

Cooperative for Education
Cincinnati, OH
$2,500
Rural Technology Center Program for disadvantaged students in Guatemala

Deborah’s Place
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Employment and training services for homeless women

Dominican Sisters of the Presentation
Dighton, MA
$3,500
Nazareth Farm Education Project for teenage girls in Guaimaca, Honduras

EGBOK Mission
San Diego, CA
$3,500
Job training and placement in the hospitality industry for needy young people in Siem Reap Province, Cambodia

Family Matters
Chicago, IL
$1,500
Boys To Men Program

Franciscan Outreach
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Case management services for the homeless

Franciscan Missionary Union
St. Louis, MO
$500
Education costs for religious sisters in Bukoba, Tanzania

Franciscans for the World
Chicago, IL
$5,000
Furnishings for school in Eluru Diocese, India and refugee relief in Aleppo, Syria

Goldie’s Place
Chicago, IL
$5,000
Employment and supportive services program for the homeless

Good News Partners
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Good News Builders employment and training program

Gracia, Inc.
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Milagros Workshop for disadvantaged girls at Casa Hogar Jalapa, Guatemala

Growing Home, Inc.
Chicago, IL
$5,000
Transitional jobs and training program in organic agriculture social enterprise for homeless and disadvantaged

The Harbour, Inc.
Park Ridge IL
$2,500
Steps To Success training for homeless teen girls

Honduras Good Works
Liberty Hill, TX
$3,500
Education support for poor rural students in El Paraiso, Honduras

Housing Forward
Maywood, IL
$3,500
Career Passport program and related employment services for the homeless

Housing Opportunities for Women
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Employment support services for homeless women

Inspiration Corp.
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Employment and training services for the homeless

Lakeview Pantry
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Social Services Program to help homeless and disadvantaged stabilize housing and employment

New Moms Inc.
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Workforce Development Program for homeless teen mothers

The Night Ministry
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Transitional Living Program for homeless teens and young adults

Our Lady of Tepeyac High School
Chicago, IL
$10,000
College readiness program for needy high school girls

Paramedics for Children
Charlotte, NC
$5,000
School supplies for poor children in Copan Ruinas, Honduras

The Port Ministries
Chicago, IL
$5,000
Emergency repair for heating system

Pueblo a Pueblo
Neenah, WI
$3,500
Sustainable Livelihoods beekeeping social enterprise in Guatemala

ReVive Center for Housing and Healing
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Employability program for residents of Cressey House and the Royalton Hotel

Sarah’s Circle
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Case management services for homeless women

Sharing Connections
Downers Grove, IL
$500
Furniture and household goods for homeless and needy families

SisterHouse
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Recovery Is Possible program for homeless women recovering from addiction

Slipstream International
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Woman Are Needed For Life health promoter training in Luanda, Angola

Teen Living Programs
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Stable Housing Program for homeless teenagers

Un Mundo
Mountain View, CA
$2,500
Literacy Connections Program for poor rural youths in Congrejal Valley, Honduras

YWCA Evanston/North Shore
Evanston, IL
$2,500
Supportive housing program for domestic violence survivors