2017 Grants

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

Bernardine Franciscan Sisters
Reading, PA
$1,500
Hurricane Maria relief for San Juan, Puerto Rico

Breakthrough Urban Ministries
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Employment program for homeless people

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

Carmen Pampa Fund
St. Paul, MN
$2,500
Support for disadvantaged students at Unidad Academica Campensina, Nor Yungas, Bolivia

Caravan To Class
Sausalito CA
$3,500
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

Children of Compassion
Davis, CA
$123,728.85
Food, medical care, education and hope for the poorest children in Liberia, Africa

Comboni Missionaries
Cincinnati, OH
$3,500
Comboni Secondary School expansion in Juba, Sudan

Connections for the Homeless
Evanston, IL
$2,500
Employment and education services program for the homeless

Deborah’s Place
Chicago, IL
$5,000
Health Services Program for homeless women

Dominican Sisters of the Presentation
Dighton, MA
$2,500
Nazareth Farm Education Project for teenage girls in Guaimaca, Honduras

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

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

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
$3,500
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 Opportunities for Women
Chicago, IL
$3,500
Employment support services for homeless women

Housing Forward
Maywood, IL
$5,000
Career Passport program and related employment services for the homeless/supplemental grant to remediate fire damage at administrative office

La Casa Norte
Chicago, IL
$5,000
Continuum of service for homeless and at-risk young people

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

Lincoln Park Community Shelter
Chicago, IL
$3,500
On Track Program to assist homeless adults toward sobriety, mental stability, healthy lifestyles, employment and permanent housing

Mayaworks
Berwyn, IL
$5,000
Rosa Moya Education Center for disadvantaged girls in Comalapa, Guatemala

Missioners of Christ
Moseley, VA
$1,500
Education related support for university students from Comayagua, Honduras

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

The Night Ministry
Chicago, IL
$3,500
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
Rock Hill, SC
$5,000
School supplies for poor children in Copan Ruinas, Honduras

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

Reading Village
Boulder, CO
$5,000
Readeers and Leaders school support and personal development for disadvantaged students in Solala, Guatemala

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

St. Leonard’s Ministries
Chicago, IL
$2,500
Gracie’s Catering social enterprise to employ formerly incarcerated homeless people

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

Sisters of Charity of St. Elizabeth
Convent Station, NJ
$2,500
Teacher salary support for ESL and computer skills programs at Centro Arte para la Paz in Suchitoto, El Salvador

Strategies for International Development
Washington, D.C.
$5,000
Graduating Coffee Farmers from Poverty in Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

Teach Peace Foundation
Davis, CA
$20,000
Grant to establish new service program for children in Liberia, Africa

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

YWCA Evanston/North Shore
Evanston, IL
$1,000
Supportive housing program for domestic violence survivors