2019 Total Funds Granted

TOTAL FUNDS GRANTED IN 2019:

$4,261,700
($2,449,352 future)

EDUCATION

$2,225,188.00
($1,381,738.00 future)

$50,000 ($25,000 future) • AFFINITY MENTORING •
Affinity Mentoring Expansion Building Capacity Project

$10,000 • BROOKHILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL •
Play-ing with a Purpose

$6,513 ($6,513 future) • CRISIS SERVICES OF NORTH ALABAMA •
Limestone County Suicide Prevention Education Project

$260,000 • EARLY LEARNING NEIGHBORHOOD COLLABORATIVE •
Empowering Parents Impacting Children

$500,000 ($350,000 future) • EDUCATION TRUST—MIDWEST •
Leading Innovation in Human Capital Strategies for Improvement in West Michigan High-Poverty Schools

$150,000 ($50,000 future) • FIRST STEPS KENT •
Changing Outcomes for Children in Kent County

$125,000 • GODFREY-LEE PUBLIC SCHOOLS •
Godfrey-Lee Schools: Designed for Success

$193,000 ($194,000 future) • GRAND RAPIDS PUBLIC SCHOOLS •
Extension of Harvard Leadership Development Programs for Years 4-6

$250,000 • GRAND RAPIDS PUBLIC SCHOOLS •
Early Warning System

$34,700 • GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY •
Story Time in the Park

$25,000 • GRANDVILLE AVENUE ARTS & HUMANITIES •
Cook Library Scholars

$125,000 • IFF •
Expanding High-Quality, Replicable, Early Childhood Education Center Options in Grand Rapids

$50,000 • KELLOGGSVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS •
Community Library

$65,000 ($65,000 future) • KENTWOOD PUBLIC SCHOOLS •
Kentwood Parent Academy

$10,375 ($39,825 future) • KENTWOOD PUBLIC SCHOOLS •
Engineering is Elementary

$10,000 • LEARN-TO-READ COUNCIL OF ATHENS AND LIMESTONE CO. •
Upgrade for Adult and Student Advancement

$20,000 • LITERACY CENTER OF WEST MICHIGAN •
Family Literacy Program

$330,600 ($651,400 future) • NEW YORK CITY LEADERSHIP ACADEMY •
West Michigan Leadership Academy

$10,000 • STEM GREENHOUSE •
STEM Greenhouse After School Program

SOCIAL JUSTICE

$1,105,837.50
($672,614.00 future)

$16,948 ($33,896 future) • CASA OF KENT COUNTY •
A Voice for Every Child

$44,166.50 • CHILDREN’S ADVOCACY CENTER •
MORE Must Be Done Capital Campaign

$200,000 • DÉGAGÉ MINISTRIES •
Can You Imagine? A Future Filled with Hope!

$59,158 ($59,158 future) • GRAND RAPIDS CHILDREN’S MUSEUM •
Accessibility and Inclusion Coordinator

$80,000 ($160,000 future) • GRAND RAPIDS HQ/3:11 YOUTH SERVICES •
Comprehensive Health Initiative for Homeless Youth

$100,000 • GRAND RAPIDS NEHEMIAH PROJECT •
Ignite the Movement Vision Campaign

$98,565 ($102,560 future) • GRAND RAPIDS URBAN LEAGUE •
SON Project 2.0

$100,000 • HEART OF WEST MICHIGAN UNITED WAY •
Fulton Manor Shelter

$100,000 ($100,000 future) • INNER CITY CHRISTIAN FEDERATION •
Community Homes Initiative—Resident Engagement

$102,000 ($192,000 future) • MICAH CENTER •
Broad-Based Organizing for Effective Civic Formation and Engagement

$25,000 • MICHIGAN LEAGUE FOR PUBLIC POLICY •
Kids Count—Telling Local Stories to Have an Impact in West Michigan

$25,000 ($25,000 future) • MICHIGAN NONPROFIT ASSOCIATION •
2020 Nonprofit Count Campaign

$75,000 • MIGRANT LEGAL AID •
Defending Against Hate

$50,000 • REFUGEE EDUCATION CENTER •
Hands Connected Multicultural Center & Provider Network

$30,000 • STEEPLETOWN NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES •
JobStart

LEGACY

$930,675.00
($672,614.00 future)

$11,400 • COUNCIL OF MICHIGAN FOUNDATIONS •
Membership Dues

$15,000 ($45,000 future) • COUNCIL OF MICHIGAN FOUNDATIONS •
Office of Foundation Liaison

$20,000 • COUNCIL OF MICHIGAN FOUNDATIONS •
Seed Money for Launch Michigan

$175,000 • GRAND RAPIDS ART MUSEUM •
Empowering People to Connect through Art, Creativity and Design

$30,000 • GRAND RAPIDS COMMUNITY FOUNDATION •
Nonprofit Technical Assistance Fund 2019

$175,000 ($350,000 future) • GRAND RAPIDS SYMPHONY •
Resourcing the Future

$2,250 • GRANTMAKERS FOR EDUCATION •
2019 Membership

$450,000 • HEART OF WEST MICHIGAN UNITED WAY •
2019 Annual Campaign

$5,000 • HEART OF WEST MICHIGAN UNITED WAY •
Pop-Up Giving Award

$46,145 • UNITED WAY OF ATHENS AND LIMESTONE COUNTY •
2019 Annual Campaign

$880 • UNITED WAY OF GREATER HIGH POINT •
2019 Annual Campaign