2014 Grants | Deaconess Foundation
16156
page,page-id-16156,page-template-default,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode-theme-ver-11.1,qode-theme-bridge,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.11.2.1,vc_responsive
 

2014 Grants

2014 Grantees

Red Cross

 American Red Cross: Greater Cleveland Chapter

Funding to provide scholarships of $800-$1,000 to students unable to pay the full tuition cost of $1,250 to enroll in the Nurse Assistant Training (“NAT”) program.

$25,000

bgcweb

Boys and Girls Clubs of Cleveland

for the Junior Staff Program

$50,000

BVU

BVU

for services to nonprofits

$75,000

The Centers for Families and Children

The Centers For Families and Children

to support start-up costs for certification training at El Barrio East

$90,000

Nature's Bin

Cornucopia

Capital support for updating the Nature’s Bin retail operations which serve as Cornucopia’s community-based training site.

$35,000

Family Promise Logo

Family Promise Of Greater Cleveland

for the Employment Program

$100,000

Economic-Future-Thumb

Fund for Our Economic Future

General Operating Support

$33,000

LEAP_logo_final

LEAP

to support the expansion of LEAP’s business services

$100,000

Legal Aid Society

Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

to support the employment law practice

$50,000

LMM

Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry

to strengthen employment services throughout the agency

$50,000

Ohio Guidestones

OhioGuidestone

Support for staffing of YouthBuild program, a component of OhioGuidestone’s Workforce Development Programs.

$50,000

Open Doors Academy 2

Open Doors Academy

Support for “ODA Alumni/High School Program”, which prepares at-risk students for success in the workplace.

$35,000

Project Learn

Project:Learn

Funding for the Basic Skills Program, which provides small classes and one-to-one tutoring for adults whose reading skills are below the 5th grade level.

$20,000

Refugee-_response_thumb

The Refugee Response

for the Refugee Empowerment Agricultural Program (“REAP”)

$40,000

DTMG_Logo_2_Line(2)

Salvation Army

to support employment services within the Community Corrections Program at the Harbor Light Complex

$45,000

Scranton Road Ministries

Scranton Road Ministries Community Development Corp.

Support for Capacity Building, $55,250, and for Program (Youth Jobs Partnership), $35,000.

$90,250

Seeds of Literacy

Seeds of Literacy

General operating support

$35,000

Towards Employment Logo

Towards Employment

for the design/development of the Skills Based Hiring Project (Presidents Fund

$20,000

for General Operating Support

$100,000

West_Side_Catholic_Logo

West Side Catholic Center

to support the Employment Program

$35,000

1 UCP Cleveland No Tag

United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland

to support Community Employment and Transition Programs

$45,000

Youth Opportunities Unlimited

Youth Opportunities Unlimited

General operating support

$65,000

Grants Awarded

$1,188,250

Mission Outreach Program

Dover UCC

for the Street Ministry Project

$5,000

Federated Church Of Chagrin Falls, UCC

to support youth through Chagrin Falls Park Community

$3,000

First Congregational UCC of Berea

for the Warrior Journey Home project

$500

Imani UCC

for 6 mission projects

$5,000

Mt. Zion UCC

for 3 mission projects

$5,000

Mission Outreach Support

$18,500

Total Grants Awarded In 2014

$1,206,750