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GRANT LIST

 

2018 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 volunteers working in schools and social service agencies

 

 

Bernardine Franciscan Sisters

Reading, PA

$2,000

Vocational education supplies, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

 

 

The Boulevard

Chicago, IL

$2,500

Employment program for homeless individuals recovering from illness or injury

 

 

Breakthrough Urban Ministries

Chicago, IL

$3,500

Employment program for homeless people

 

Carmen Pampa Fund

St. Paul, MN

$2,500

Education support for students at Unidad Academica Campesina in Nor Yungas region, Bolivia

 

Caravan To Class

Sausalito CA 

$3,500

School construction and education support in Timbuktu, Mali

 

Central Honduran Education Fund

Elwood, IL 

$5,500

Technology training 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

$25,804.58

Food, medical care, education and hope for poor children in Liberia, Africa

 

 

Comboni Missionaries

Cincinnati, OH

$3,500

Comboni Secondary School expansion in Juba, Sudan

 

 

Concern America

Santa Ana, CA

$3,500

Fair Trade Craft Program supporting job creation and social enterprise in Guatemala and Mexico

 

 

Connections for the Homeless

Evanston, IL

$2,500

Employment and education services program for the homeless

 

 

ConTextos

Chicago, IL

$2,500

Soy Lector Reading Program in El Salvador

 

 

Cooperative for Education

Cincinnati, OH

$2,500

Rural Technology Center Program, Western Highlands, Guatemala

 

 

Dominican Sisters of the Presentation 

Dighton, MA

$2,500

Nazareth Farm Education Project for teenage girls in Guaimaca, Honduras

 

 

EGBOK Mission

San Diego, CA

$3,500

Hospitality industry job training for youth, Siem Riep, Cambodia

 

 

Family Matters

Chicago, IL

$1,500

Boys To Men Program for disadvantaged teen boys

 

 

Franciscans for the World

Chicago, IL

$2,500

Humanitarian assistance for Christians in Gaza

 

 

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

$5,000

Employment support services for homeless women

 

 

Housing Forward    

Maywood, IL 

$3,500

Career Passport program and related employment services for the homeless

 

 

Inspiration Corp

Chicago, IL

$3,500

Job Training program for homeless people

 

 

La Casa Norte

Chicago, IL

$3,500

Continuum of service for homeless and at-risk young people

 

 

Mayaworks

Berwyn, IL

$5,000

Rosa Moya Education Center for disadvantaged girls in Comalapa, Guatemala

 

 

Mercy Home for Boys and Girls

Chicago, IL

$1,000

Resident Work Program for abused, neglected and dependent children

 

 

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   

Rock Hill, SC 

$10,000

General operating support and school supplies for poor children in Copan Ruinas, Honduras

 

 

Sisters of the Presentation of the BVM

Aberdeen, SD

$2,500

Education support for Presentation School, Kaoma, Zambia

 

 

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

 

 

St. Agatha Catholic Parish

Chicago, IL

$500

News School Journalism Program

 

 

SisterHouse

Chicago, IL

$2,500

Recovery Is Possible program for drug addicted homeless women

 

 

Sisters of Charity of St. Elizabeth

Convent Station, NJ

$3,000

Teacher salary support for ESL and computer skills programs at Centro Arte para la Paz in Suchitoto, El Salvador

 

 

Spark Ventures

Chicago, IL

$5,000

Hope Community School Farm in Twapia, Zambia

 

 

Strategies for International Development

Washington, D.C.

$5,000

Graduating Coffee Farmers from Poverty in Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

 

 

Teen Living Programs    

Chicago, IL 

$3,500

Stable Housing Program for homeless teenagers

 

 

Un Mundo

Mountain View, CA

$3,000

Literacy Connections Project, El Pital, Honduras

 

 

YWCA Evanston/North Shore 

Evanston, IL 

$2,000

Supportive housing program for domestic violence survivors