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GRANT LIST

 

2019 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

 

 

The Boulevard

Chicago, IL

$3,500

Employment program for homeless individuals recovering from illness or injury

 

 

Breakthrough Urban Ministries

Chicago, IL

$2,500

Employment program for homeless people

 

 

Carmen Pampa Fund

St. Paul, MN

$3,500

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

 

 

Caravan To Class

Sausalito CA 

$5,000

School construction and education support in Timbuktu, Mali

 

 

Central Honduran Education Fund

Elwood, IL 

$1,600

Support for school fees for poor students in villages near Tegucigalpa, Honduras

 

 

Chicago Jesuit Academy   

Chicago, IL 

$17,500

Tuition support for needy students

 

 

Comboni Missionaries

Cincinnati, OH

$3,500

Salary support for health clinic workers in Coutonou, Benin

 

 

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

$3,500

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

 

 

Deborah’s Place

Chicago, IL

$5,000

Health 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

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

$1,000

Education support for religious sisters in Bukoba, Tanzania

 

 

Franciscan Outreach

Chicago, IL

$3,500

Case management program for homeless adults

 

 

Fraternity Poor of Jesus Christ

Wamego, KS

$500

Renovation of triage house for drug addicts in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 

 

Gracia, Inc.    

Chicago, IL 

$5,000

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

$5,000

Steps To Success training for homeless teen girls

 

 

Housing Opportunities for Women

Chicago, IL

$5,000

Employment support services for homeless women

 

 

Inkululeko

Lockport, NY

$2,500

Work experience at Common Ground Café social enterprise in Makhanda, South Africa

 

 

Inspiration Corp

Chicago, IL

$3,500

Job Training program for homeless people

 

 

La Casa Norte

Chicago, IL

$3,500

Solid Ground Supportive Housing Program for homeless and at-risk young people

 

 

Lakeview Pantry

Chicago, IL

$2,500

Social Services Program for disadvantaged people

 

 

Lincoln Park Community Services

Chicago, IL

$5,000

On Track Program for homeless adults

 

 

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

 

 

MicroFinancing Partners in Africa

St. Louis, MO

$1,000

St. Joseph Matale Maize Mill Project in Masaka, Uganda

New Moms Inc.    

Chicago, IL 

$5,000

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 

$5,000

School supplies for poor children in Copan Ruinas, Honduras

 

 

Pedals for Progress

High Bridge, NJ

$2,500

Training and business development through provision of sewing machines in Togo and Uganda

 

 

Pueblo a Pueblo

Neenah, WI 

$3,500

Sustainable Livelihoods beekeeping social enterprise in Guatemala

 

 

Rosa Vera Fund

Douglas, AZ

$3,000

Support for healthcare clinic worker salaries in Montero, Bolivia

 

 

Sarah’s Circle

Chicago, IL

$3,500

Case management Program for homeless women

 

 

St. Leonard’s Ministries

Chicago, IL

$2,500

Gracie’s Catering social enterprise to employ formerly incarcerated homeless people

 

 

SisterHouse

Chicago, IL

$3,500

Recovery Is Possible program for drug addicted homeless women

 

 

Sisters of Charity of St. Elizabeth

Convent Station, NJ

$3,500

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

 

 

Ignite/Teen Living Programs    

Chicago, IL 

$3,500

Stable Housing Program for homeless teenagers

 

 

Un Mundo

Mountain View, CA

$4,000

Literacy Connections Project, El Pital, Honduras

 

 

The Well of Mercy

Chicago, IL

$1,000

Supplies, equipment and facility improvements at transitional women’s shelter

 

 

YWCA Evanston/North Shore 

Evanston, IL 

$1,000

Supportive housing program for domestic violence survivors