2016 Grants

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