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2006 GRANTS APPROVED
AS OF 12-21-2006

COMMUNITY
EDUCATION
MEDICINE/HEALTH

COMMUNITY
Organization
Location
Project Description
Amount
Date
A Circle of Ten, Inc. The Process of Collaboration $5,000.00 3/23/2006
Jacksonville, TX    
Support for nonprofit management training workshop series.    
Access Books $16,950.00 9/29/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Board member's discretionary grant to support program improving quality of inner-city school libraries.    
Access Books $8,390.00 9/29/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Support for program to improve inner-city school libraries.    
ACTION Council of Monterey County $5,000.00 4/22/2006
Salinas, CA    
Support for Education, Careers, Health, Opportunities and Youth Leaders program for high school girls.    
Any Baby Can Child & Family Resource Center $15,000.00 5/2/2006
Austin, TX    
Support partial salary and benefits for Bilingual Home Parent Educator/Case Manager.    
Ark House $16,950.00 5/16/2006
Richardson, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to provide low cost, temporary housing for patients and their families while undergoing long-term medical treatment in the Dallas area.    
Austin Children's Museum $16,045.00 8/9/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for the Guided School Tour program.    
Austin Children's Museum $10,950.00 10/18/2006
Austin, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support general programming.    
Austin Children's Shelter $16,950.00 10/12/2006
Austin, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support the S.A.F.E. Program providing basic needs for abused and neglected children.    
Austin Children's Shelter $25,000.00 9/25/2006
Austin, TX    
Adjunct Board grant to support the S.A.F.E. Program providing basic needs for abused and neglected children.    
Austin Film Society $2,950.00 10/12/2006
Austin, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support Internship and Arts Apprentice Program providing education and opportunity for up-and-coming film professionals    
Austin Parks Foundation $8,475.00 11/2/2006
Austin, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support Little Stacy/Blunn Creek Improvement Project.    
Austin YMBL Sunshine Camps $10,000.00 7/21/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for the Sunrise Leadership Program.    
Barrio Logan College Institute $11,000.00 11/2/2006
San Diego, CA    
Support for Steps to Success high school program preparing first generation college bound students for success.    
Bay Area Community Resources $5,000.00 11/2/2006
San Rafael, CA    
Support for the Willard Youth Support Project that provides tutoring and mentoring to at-risk students.    
Boys & Girls Club of Venice $5,000.00 4/1/2006
Venice, CA    
Support towards staff salaries for tutoring and computer training for Tomorrow's Leaders initiative.    
Boys and Girls Club of Brazoria County $15,000.00 7/14/2006
Freeport, TX    
Partial support for the Resource Development Director position.    
Breakthrough $40,000.00 11/16/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for Organizational Sustainability Initiative for academic program providing a path to college for high-potential, low-income students.    
Building Futures with Women and Children $15,000.00 1/27/2006
San Leandro, CA    
Support for Self Sufficiency Program for homeless women and children and survivors of domestic violence.    
CADE-Helping Children Make Smart Decisions $5,000.00 11/28/2006
Philadelphia, PA    
Support to expand prevention and youth development program to Camden Public School System.    
Camp John Marc $20,000.00 9/25/2006
Dallas, TX    
Adjunct Board grant to support capital campaign for year-round camp for children with chronic illnesses or major physical disabilities.    
Capital Area Food Bank $62,000.00 7/25/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for a back-up refrigeration system.    
Capital of Texas Public Telecommunications Council/KLRU-TV $150,000.00 10/6/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for Development Infrastructure Project to increase and diversify donor base.    
Center for Child Protection $248,700.00 6/2/2006
Austin, TX    
Suppoprt to expand services for abused and neglected children.    
Center for Nonviolent Education and Parenting $10,000.00 12/4/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Support for curriculum development to implement a new Trainers Institute.    
Challenge Air For Kids & Friends, Inc. $20,000.00 12/11/2006
Dallas, TX    
Support for grant writer position.    
Challenge Air For Kids & Friends, Inc. $8,475.00 12/11/2006
Dallas, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support grant writer position.    
Child Abuse Prevention Center $10,000.00 4/1/2006
Dallas, TX    
Support for Healthy Families program that serves 39 teenage mothers and their babies.    
Children of the Night $8,475.00 10/26/2006
Van Nuys, CA    
Board member's discretionary grant for program providing rescue, care, and education for child prostitutes.    
Children's Advocacy Center for Child Abuse Assessment and Treatment $25,000.00 9/25/2006
Pomona, CA    
Adjunct Board grant to support coordinated forensic services to child victims of sexual violence and other forms of child abuse.    
Children's Home Society $10,000.00 1/27/2006
Sioux Falls, SD    
Support to provide follow-up services to families after a forensic interview at the Child Advocacy Center of the Black Hills.    
Citizen Schools $20,000.00 9/25/2006
Boston, MA    
Adjunct Board grant to expand national after-school program to Bedichek Middle School in Austin.    
Cleveland Scholarship Programs $15,000.00 6/23/2006
Cleveland, OH    
Support for Six to Success Program to provide college access and retention services to students 6th-12th grade.    
Communities in Schools, Center Texas, Inc. $10,000.00 10/2/2006
Austin, TX    
Community member's discretionary grant to support XY-Zone: Male Involvement Project.    
Community Violence Intervention Center $10,000.00 7/31/2006
Grand Forks, ND    
Support for the Little Souls Children's Services program.    
Computers to San Diego Kids $10,000.00 6/21/2006
San Diego, CA    
Support for the computer refurbishment program to provide computers to low-income families and partial salary to hire a technology supervisor.    
Conference of Southwest Foundations $3,000.00 1/16/2006
Dallas, TX    
Support for programs and general operations.    
Council on Foundations $14,090.00 1/16/2006
Washington, DC    
Support for programs and general operations.    
Dallas Children's Advocacy Center $23,900.00 10/12/2006
Dallas, TX    
Board members' discretionary grant for core programs that provide child-sensitive investigative, prosecution, and counseling services to child victims of abuse.    
Dallas Children's Advocacy Center $50,000.00 9/25/2006
Dallas, TX    
Adjunct Board grant to support Community Educator position.    
Dallas Summer Musicals $16,950.00 9/21/2006
Dallas, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support Stage Right Anti-Gang Education Initiative with Dallas Police Department.    
Denver Public Schools Foundation $10,000.00 12/1/2006
Denver, CO    
Support for Lights on After School partnership among Denver Public Schools Foundation, City, County, and United Way to advance quality after-school programs.    
Dispute Resolution Center $10,000.00 7/19/2006
Goshen, NY    
Support for program salaries to enhance and expancd the EXCELL education program for juvenile offenders.    
Downtown Women's Center $10,000.00 11/2/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Support for Domestic Violence Support Program providing counseling, case management, outreach, and prevention education to homeless survivors of domestic violence.    
Educating Young Minds $10,000.00 3/23/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Support for expansion of existing program and services for students ages 4-18 that are considered under-represnted or at high risk.    
Embudo Valley Library & Community Center $2,500.00 12/5/2006
Dixon, NM    
Support to pilot afterschool tutoring program serving at risk elementary school in rural community.    
Family Connections $25,000.00 9/29/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for the Parents of Newborns Project.    
Family Service Agency of Santa Barbara $5,000.00 1/25/2006
Santa Barbara, CA    
Support for family advocates at the Lompoc Family Resource Center.    
Family Service Agency of Santa Barbara $10,000.00 12/14/2006
Santa Barbara, CA    
Support for Family Resource Center in Lompac.    
Family Service of the Piedmont $12,000.00 7/26/2006
Jamestown, NC    
Support to expand services to include child medical exams for physically and sexually abused children.    
Friends of Tietze Park Foundation $10,000.00 10/2/2006
Dallas, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support shade structure for toddler playground at Tietze Park.    
Garth House Mickey Meheffy Children's Advocacy Program $24,560.00 12/1/2006
Beaumont, TX    
Support for forensic interviews and counseling program for child victims of abuse.    
GENaustin $15,000.00 12/11/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for ClubGEN after-school program designed to foster self-confidence, resilience, and leadership in adolescent girls.    
Genesis Women's Shelter $5,000.00 6/10/2006
Dallas, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to purchase a new freezer for the Food for Families program.    
Girls Incorporated of Alameda County $10,000.00 4/1/2006
San Leandro, CA    
Support for Eureka! Teen Achievement program in math, science, and technology for underserved junior high and high school girls.    
Girls Incorporated of Orange County $5,000.00 1/27/2006
Costa Mesa, CA    
Support for The College Bound Program designed to motivate and empower at-risk girls to pursue higher education while preventing risky behavior.    
Girlstart $7,500.00 3/1/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for Expanding Your Horizons career awareness conference for middle school girls.    
H.A.N.D.S of Wyoming County $10,000.00 10/25/2006
Tunkhannock, PA    
Support to implement the Parents As Teachers Program as part of Wyoming County Family Resource Center.    
Heart of Los Angeles Youth $5,000.00 12/11/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Support for BRIDGES academic enrichment intersession program for inner city middle school youth.    
Helping Hand Home for Children $10,000.00 6/2/2006
Austin, TX    
Support to provide summer educational enrichment services to at-risk students.    
James Dick Foundation for the Performing Arts $25,000.00 3/1/2006
Round Top, TX    
Support for The International Festival-Institute's 2006 Young Persons' Concert.    
James Dick Foundation for the Performing Arts $500,000.00 10/6/2006
Round Rock, TX    
Support to construct residence facilities to expand educational and programming capabilities.    
Kaua'i Children's Discovery Museum $10,000.00 7/21/2006
Kapaa, HI    
Support for curriculum development of the "Micro, Macro, & Me" Program.    
Kid Net Foundation $10,000.00 11/14/2006
Dallas, TX    
Support for case management services at Jonathan's Place emergency shelter for abused and neglected children.    
KIDSAFE CT $7,500.00 7/24/2006
Rockville, CT    
Support for The Home Based Parent Education Program and after school initiative for at risk middles and high school students.    
Legal Resource Center on Violence Against Women $15,000.00 12/21/2006
Takoma Park, MD    
Support for program training professionals working with domestic violence survivors in interstate custody cases.    
Lower East Side Tenement Museum $25,000.00 6/29/2006
New York, NY    
Support for education programs that provide opportunities for diverse audiences to connect to the legacy of American immigration past and present.    
Middle Way House $15,000.00 4/1/2006
Bloomington, IN    
Support for Youth Empowerment Services for children and youth in families made homeless by domestic violence.    
Mothers' Club Community Center $10,000.00 11/16/2006
Pasadena, CA    
Support for Parent Education Program.    
National Center for Family Philanthropy $50,000.00 12/14/2006
Washington, DC    
Support for the Fund for the Future.    
Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence $10,000.00 7/8/2006
San Jose, CA    
Support for Language Bank program for multi-ethnic victims of domestic violence.    
Para Los Ni?os $20,000.00 9/25/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Adjunct Board grant to support the Youth Center after-school program for at-risk children.    
Promise House $9,000.00 10/12/2006
Dallas, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support emergency youth shelter.    
Rape Crisis Intervention Service of Carroll County $5,000.00 4/1/2006
Westminster, MD    
Support to expand Community Education program to educate students grades 6-12 about sexual violence.    
Santa Barbara School District $10,000.00 11/29/2006
Santa Barbara, CA    
Support for Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters Program early intervention school readiness program.    
Sheltering Wings Center for Women $10,000.00 5/27/2006
Danville, IN    
Support for services for children fleeing domestic violence situations.    
SOS Children's Villages - Florida $10,000.00 12/6/2006
Coconut Creek, FL    
Support for the Children Achieve program providing tutoring and independent living preparation to foster care youth.    
St. John's Educational Thresholds Center $10,000.00 1/27/2006
San Francisco, CA    
Support for the Tutoring Center, an after-school tutorial and enrichment program for youth and their families.    
Surfrider Foundation $16,950.00 12/6/2006
San Clemente, CA    
Board member's discretionary grant to support training and technical assistance for the chapter network.    
Synergy Services $7,500.00 3/21/2006
Parkville, MO    
Support for Power Through Choices Prevention Education Program for children and youth.    
The Austin Symphony Orchestra $20,000.00 8/9/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for the Young People's Concert Series.    
The Community YMCA $12,000.00 12/21/2006
Middletown, NJ    
Support to launch seven-week Science/Technology Education Program at Cultural Center Branch.    
The East Texas Crisis Center, Inc. $15,000.00 11/2/2006
Tyler, TX    
Support for Children's Prevention & Education Program.    
The Family Services Center $49,000.00 5/18/2006
Marble Falls, TX    
Support for Executive Director expenses and special project expenses.    
The First Tee of Greater Austin $16,950.00 10/12/2006
Austin, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support after-school program at Pecan Springs Elementary School.    
The Giving Spirit $10,000.00 10/26/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Board Member's discretionary grant to provide survival kits to homeless populations.    
The Jeffrey Foundation $8,475.00 9/21/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Board member's discretionary grant to support Family Empowerment Project providing counseling and professional assistance to families with children having severe disabilities.    
The Katie Brown Educational Program $10,000.00 12/1/2006
Fall River, MA    
Support for relationship violence prevention program for students in grades 5-12.    
United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Houston $5,000.00 9/29/2006
Bellaire, TX    
Support for High School/High Tech Program for at-risk high school students with disabilities.    
University of Texas Press $16,950.00 10/12/2006
Austin, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support publication of the Texas Natural History Guides series.    
Youth and Family Counseling Services $10,000.00 6/23/2006
Angleton, TX    
Support for CASA of Brazoria County to mentor and advocate for abused and neglected children.    
YouthLaunch $25,000.00 6/21/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for No Kidding: Straight Talk from Teen Parents program.    
Total $2,170,135.00  

EDUCATION
A Place Called Home $10,000.00 7/26/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Support for the READ, Math, and Computer Classes educational services programs targeting at-risk youth.    
Association for the Hearing Impaired $4,000.00 12/15/2006
Queensbury, NY    
Support to pilot American Sign Language classes in tri-county region.    
Austin Community Foundation $16,950.00 10/2/2006
Austin, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support AISD Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders.    
Burke Community Partnership $10,000.00 12/1/2006
Waynesboro, GA    
Support for family educator and to establish a lending library for Burke County Even Start Family Literacy Program.    
Camp Fire USA Balcones Council $6,600.00 11/16/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for pilot program to integrate literacy skills into outdoor education program for middle school youth.    
Carver Elementary School $10,000.00 5/11/2006
Cerritos, CA    
Support of the "Reading is Possible" program to improve the reading skills of primary grade at-risk students.    
Center for Educational Services $15,000.00 4/1/2006
Auburn, ME    
Support for "Using Student Achievement Data to Change Teaching & Learning".    
Center for Reform of School Systems $25,000.00 7/21/2006
Houston, TX    
Support for The 2007 Texas Institute for School Boards and Alumni Program to improve governance and reform leadership of urban schools.    
Center for Summer Learning at Johns Hopkins University $5,000.00 5/3/2006
Baltimore, MD    
Support for summer literacy camp to address summer learning loss among low-income early elementary students and improve new teacher recruitment and retention.    
Children's Literacy Initiative $15,000.00 3/23/2006
Philadelphia, PA    
Support for Summer Literacy Institutes for Teach for America corp members.    
Community Resources for Science $15,000.00 7/8/2006
Berkeley, CA    
Support for membership capacity building initiative.    
COSI Toledo $15,850.00 12/5/2006
Toledo, OH    
Support for The Inquiry Institute providing math and science professional development for beginning K-8 teachers.    
Cranbrook Educational Community $10,000.00 4/6/2006
Bloomfield Hills, MI    
Support to fully fund 10 students' participation in Horizons-Upward Bound program.    
Davis Bridge Educational Foundation $5,000.00 4/24/2006
Davis, CA    
Support for Davis Bridge After School Mentoring program.    
Institute for Educational Leadership $120,000.00 10/6/2006
Washington, D.C.    
Support for Pre-K Now collaborative project to increase funding and quality standards in pre-kindergarten education in Texas.    
Jessamine County Adult Education $22,000.00 6/21/2006
Nicholasville, KY    
Support for Literacy Play: Infant/Toddler Pre-Literacy Skills Instructional Project.    
Laying the Foundation $45,000.00 8/10/2006
Dallas, TX    
Support for Pre-AP Training for teachers in Rio Grande Valley school districts.    
Medical College of Wisconsin $10,539.00 12/14/2006
Milwaukee, WI    
Support of the Health Education Literacy Project for Reach Out and Read-Milwaukee at the Downtown Health Center.    
Moore-Weis Children's Center of Austin $6,000.00 10/12/2006
Austin, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support Applied Behavior Analysis enhancement to therapeutic programs for developmentally delayed children.    
Mt. Pleasant-Blythedale UFSD $10,000.00 11/16/2006
Valhalla, NY    
Support for K-9 balanced literacy program at rehabilitation hospital for children.    
New Leaders for New Schools $40,000.00 5/27/2006
New York, NY    
Support for NYC Leadership Initiative to transform public education in NYC through high quality leadership.    
Page Ahead Children's Literacy Program $7,500.00 9/29/2006
Seattle, WA    
Support for Intensive Literacy Services Project for low-income children.    
Regional Education Collaborative $49,955.00 6/10/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for Central Texas P-16 Education Collaborative: Building a Unified Community Vision.    
Rise School of Dallas $23,000.00 6/29/2006
Dallas, TX    
Support to provide speech and occupational therapy to children with developmental delays.    
Roosevelt University $10,000.00 1/27/2006
Chicago, IL    
Support for Chicago Area Writing Project's 2006 Invitational Summer Institute in Writing for teachers.    
Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation $6,950.00 10/18/2006
Santa Monica, CA    
Board member's discretionary grant to support Tech4Success Program providing computers to first generation college bound students.    
Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation $10,000.00 10/18/2006
Santa Monica, CA    
Support for Tech4Success providing computers to first generation college bound students.    
Schreiner University $15,000.00 8/9/2006
Kerrville, TX    
Support for the Learning Support Services Program for college students with learning disabilities and Expanding Your Horizons math and science career awareness conference for middle school students.    
The Rawson-Saunders School $130,000.00 6/2/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for "The Ripple Effect: Responding to the Needs of Individuals with Dyslexia in Central Texas".    
The University of California Santa Cruz New Teacher Center $25,000.00 12/5/2006
Santa Cruz, CA    
Support for The New Teacher Professional Development Initiative Differentiating Instruction for Student Success and Teacher Retention.    
Urban Education Partnership $20,000.00 7/21/2006
Los Angeles, CA    
Support for High School Academies in Finance, Hospitality, and Tourism at five high-need schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District.    
Wayne State University-College of Education $10,000.00 4/1/2006
Detroit, MI    
Support for "GO-GIRL" program to increase minority girls' confidence, interest, and skills in math.    
Total $724,344.00  

MEDICINE/HEALTH
ALS Therapy Development Foundation $50,000.00 12/18/2006
Cambridge, MA    
Support for research and development.    
American Diabetes Association $6,780.00 10/12/2006
Dallas, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support Camp New Horizons for children with diabetes in North Texas.    
American Lung Association of Maryland $5,000.00 3/23/2006
Hunt Valley, MD    
Support for "Camp Superkids" program that teaches children ages 7 - 12 to manage their asthma.    
Angel Flight West $16,000.00 5/16/2006
Santa Monica, CA    
Support for services to give free air transportation to individuals in need of medical attention in 13 western states.    
Arlington Free Clinic $15,000.00 3/23/2006
Arlington, VA    
Support for Clinic's Specialty Care Program to strengthen its capacity to provide specialty care for patients with complex medical conditions.    
Austin Child Guidance Center $21,320.00 12/11/2006
Austin, TX    
Support for the Kids In The Middle project providing mental health counseling and psychiatric services for children referred by the Domestic Relations Office.    
Baylor College of Medicine $10,000.00 10/31/2006
Houston, TX    
Community Member's discretionary grant to support Clinical Scientist Training Program.    
Children's Defense Fund Texas $375,000.00 10/6/2006
Bellaire, TX    
Support for multi-year grant to support children's health insurance outreach and expansion of Volunteer Income Tax Assistance centers in the Rio Grande Valley.    
Children's Medical Center of Dallas $300,000.00 11/29/2006
Dallas, TX    
Support for Clinical Scholar in Pediatric Infectious Diseases.    
Children's Medical Center of Dallas $10,000.00 11/16/2006
Dallas, TX    
Board members' discretionary grant to support programs and operations.    
Clinica Tepeyac $10,000.00 7/21/2006
Denver, CO    
Support to expand direct medical service and educational outreach for uninsured, low-income clients.    
Dominican University of California $216,360.00 6/2/2006
San Rafael, CA    
Support for the development and staffing of a Nursing Simulation Lab.    
Extra Hands for ALS $10,000.00 11/2/2006
Northfield, IL    
Support for program that raises public awareness, promotes community service, and assists families dealing with ALS.    
Family Medicine Residency of Idaho $30,000.00 12/14/2006
Boise, ID    
Support for project "Meeting the Growing Needs of Rural Family Physicians and Their Patients".    
Health Research and Educational Trust of New Jersey $15,000.00 1/27/2006
Princeton, NJ    
Support for "Covering Kids and Families: New Jersey Health Access Initiative for Low-Income Uninsured Populations".    
Indiana Mother's Milk Bank $10,000.00 7/31/2006
Indianapolis, IN    
Support for the Milk Money and More project providing donor milk to medically fragile infants.    
Loudoun Community Health Center $10,000.00 7/21/2006
Leesburg, VA    
Support to provide access to primary and preventive health care services to uninsured families.    
Mental Health Association of Greater Houston $10,000.00 12/5/2006
Houston, TX    
Support for Project Resiliency Component of Education and Training Outreach Program that serves Hurricane survivors.    
Mothers' Milk Bank at Austin, Inc. $6,950.00 9/29/2006
Austin, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support the Milk Money & More project providing life-saving human donor milk to infants from low income households.    
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Lone Star Chapter $5,085.00 10/12/2006
Houston, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to support programs and services for people affected by Multiple Sclerosis.    
Ritchie County Primary Care Association $10,000.00 4/6/2006
Harrisville, WV    
Support for the development of a school-based health and wellness center.    
School Health Clinics of Santa Clara County $10,000.00 11/16/2006
San Jose, CA    
Support to launch immunization clinic at medically underserved elementary school in San Jose.    
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children $5,085.00 10/26/2006
Dallas, TX    
Board member's discretionary grant to purchase Patient Controlled Analgesic Pumps for pain management.    
The University of South Florida Foundation $25,000.00 12/6/2006
Tampa, FL    
Support for Pediatric Mobile Health Program.    
Thurston-Mason Medical Society $25,000.00 11/1/2006
Olympia, WA    
Support for Project Access, a system to coordinate charity care for low-income, uninsured patients.    
Venice Family Clinic $25,000.00 10/2/2006
Venice, CA    
Support for primary health care services for low-income, uninsured children.    
Total $1,232,580.00  
Grand Total $4,127,059.00  

 


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