2013 Grants

2013 Competitive Grants

American Friends Service Committee Western Massachusetts
Northampton, MA
$2,000 – Youth Social Justice Internship Program

American Indian Institute, Inc.
Bozeman, MT
$1,789 – 2013 Elders & Youth Council, Tule River Reservation, California

Boston, MA
$10,000 – General Operations

Bay State Performing Arts, Inc.
Boston, MA
$5,000 – General Operations, Boston Gay Men’s Chorus

Boys and Girls Club of Greater Holyoke
Holyoke, MA
$1,000 – Career Pathways Mentoring Program

Career Collaborative, Inc.
Boston, MA
$2,500 – Jobs and Post-Employment Mentoring Programs

The Children’s Aid Society
New York, NY
$2,000 – Youth Chorus Programs

Crotched Mountain Foundation
Greenfield, NH
$2,500 – Occupational and Physical Therapy Equipment Update

Dare Family Services
Somerville, MA
$2,500 – Intensive Foster Care

Fenway Community Health Center
Boston, MA
$4,000 – General Operations

First Nations Development Institute
Longmont, CO
$2,000 – Native Youth and Culture Programs

Found in Translation
Medford, MA
$1,500 – Medical Interpreter Certificate Course

Gay and Lesbian Victory Institute
Washington, DC
$1,000 – General Operations

Gay Men’s Domestic Violence Project
Cambridge, MA
$4,500 – General Operations

Gedakina, Inc.
Amherst, MA
$2,000 – Keepers of Earth

Gift of Adoption
Techny, IL
$2,500 – Adoption Assistance

Harlem Educational Activities Fund
New York, NY
$1,000 – Youth Development and Leadership Achievement

Homework House Inc.
Holyoke, MA
$2,000 – Building Character and Capacity in Poor Holyoke Neighborhoods

Hope Stone, Inc.
Houston, TX
$1,500 – New Orleans Arts Education for Kids

Human Rights Watch
New York, NY
$10,000 – Children’s Rights Program

International Rescue Committee- New York
New York, NY
$5,000-Psychosocial Support for New Americans

Kid Net Foundation
Dallas, TX
$1,000 – Jonathan’s Place Safe Place Program

La Pinãta – the Latin American Cultural Family Network Inc.
Jamaica Plain, MA
$3,000 – La Piñata Performing Troupe

Living Routes
Amherst, MA
$1,000 – Study Abroad Scholarship Fund

Mass Humanities
Northampton, MA
$1,000 – Reading Frederick Douglas

Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange
Boston, MA
$3,500 – General Operations

Mothers for Justice and Equality
Roxbury, MA
$2,000 – Civil Engagement and Education

Native American Community Board
Lake Andes, SD
$2,000 – Yankton Sioux Language and Heritage Preservation Program

Northland Family Help Center
Flagstaff, AZ
$2,500 – Safety and Healing for Domestic Violence Survivors

Northwest Indian Language Institute
Eugene, OR
$1,000 – Our Youth Talk Together

Natural Resources Defense Council
New York, NY
$3,000 – La Onda Verde—Latino Outreach and Advocacy

One Iowa
Des Moines, IA
$1,000 – General Operations

Peace First
Boston, MA
$1,000 – 2013-2014 Peace First Programs

Perkins School for the Blind
Watertown, MA
$5,000 – Camp Abilities Boston

REACH Beyond Domestic Violence
Waltham, MA
$2,000 – Child and Adolescent Therapy Program

Spontaneous Celebrations Inc.
Jamaica Plain, MA
$1,000 – Beantown Society

Veterans Education Project
Amherst, MA
$2,000 – Unlearning the Language of Violence: Programming for At-Risk Teenagers

Women’s Education Center
Cambridge, MA
$2,789 – Healing Empowerment through Arts Learning Program

Woolly Mammoth Theatre
Washington, DC
$1,000 – Audience Accessibility Programs

Youth Action Coalition
Amherst, MA
$1,000 – Arts for Change

Total Competitive Grants: $103,078


2013 Discretionary Grants

American Civil Liberties Union Foundation
Boston, MA
$2,000 – Massachusetts Education Fund

American Red Cross
Keene, NH
$1,000 – Keene Rides Program

Blue Ocean Institute
Cold Spring Harbor, NY
$1,000 – International Environment and Conservation Issues

Dallas Foundation
Dallas, TX
$2,000 – Tommy Tranchin Fund

Emory University
Atlanta, GA
$1,000 – Student Aid and Scholarships in honor of the Class of 2013

Featherstone Center for the Arts
Oaks Bluffs, MA
$1,000 – General Operations

Franklin Pierce University
Rindge, NH
$2,000 – Camp QUEST

Funding Exchange
New York, NY
$2,500 – General Operations

Gay & Lesbian Advocates and Defenders
Boston, MA
$2,000 – General Operations

Helen Keller International
New York, NY
$1,000 – Blindness and Malnutrition Prevention Programs

Jaffrey Rindge Cooperative School District
Rindge, NH
$1,000 – Destination Imagination

Massachusetts Peace Action
Cambridge, MA
$5,000 – New Development Initiatives

Meenakshi Foundation
Great Barrington, MA
$1,000 – General Operations
$9,000 – Higher Education Programs for Young Women of South India

Miriam’s Kitchen
Washington, DC
$1,000 – General Operations

National Priorities Project
Northampton, MA
$1,000 – General Operations

Natural Resources Defense Council
New York, NY
$10,000 – International Issues and Biogems Projects

Newton Wellesley Weston Committee for Independent Living
Newton Centre, MA
$10,000 – Paul T. Babson II Jubilee House

Nipponzan Myohoji USA
Leverett, MA
$5,000 – New Development Initiatives

Nonviolent Peaceforce
Minneapolis, MN
$1,000 – General Operations

One Fund Boston, Inc.
Boston, MA
$5,000 – General Operations

Park Theatre Restoration Project
Jaffrey, NH
$5,000 – General Operations

Peace Action Education Fund
Spring Silver, MD
$2,000 – General Operations

Point Foundation
Los Angeles, CA
$10,000 – General Operations

River Center: Family and Community Resource Center
Peterborough, NH
$1,000 – Employment Resource Center Job Search and Interview Assistance

Sandy Hook Promise Foundation
Newtown, CT
$1,000 – Gun Control and Community Safety Programs

Shelter from the Storm
Jaffrey, NH
$1,000 – General Operations

South Bronx United
Bronx, NY
$1,000 – Travel Programs with International Rescue Committee

Threshold Foundation
San Francisco, CA
$2,289 – General Operations

United Nations Association of Greater Boston
Boston, MA
$2,000 – Model United Nations for Urban Schools

University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
$10,000 – General Operations LGBTQ Center

White Earth Land Recovery Project
Callaway, MN
$2,500 – General Operations

Winsor School
Boston, MA
$1,000 – Student Scholarships in Celebration of the Class of 1969

Women’s Refugee Commission
New York, NY
$2,789 – Assistance for Unaccompanied Children, the Displaced and the Disabled

Total Discretionary Grants: $106,078

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