Recent Grantees

At our Summer Board of Directors’ Meeting, The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation awarded 128 grants for a total of $7,145,000.  Below is a list of our recent grantees from the March 1, 2017 deadline.  

Organization

Amount

Collegiate Directions, Inc. www.collegiatedirections.org

$25,000

General support.

Community Tax Aid, Inc. http://www.communitytaxaiddc.org

$20,000

General support.

DC Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy http://www.dccampaign.org

$60,000

General support.

DC Volunteer Lawyers Project www.dcvlp.org

$20,000

General support.

District of Columbia Arts Center www.dcartscenter.org

$15,000

General support.

Don Bosco Cristo Rey High School www.dbcr.org

$50,000

General support.

Downtown Clusters Geriatric Day Care Center www.dcgeriatricdaycenter.org

$40,000

General support.

Dupont Circle Village Inc http://www.dupontcirclevillage.net

$20,000

$10,000 outright and $10,000 as a 1:1 match for general support for a full-time social worker/case manager to be shared, in a collaborative effort, across six aging-in-place Villages.

$25,000

To support advocacy efforts on behalf of low-income children in Washington, DC.

Education Pioneers www.educationpioneers.org

$75,000

For the DC Metro Area Fellowship and Alumni Programs.

Edu-Futuro www.edu-futuro.org

$20,000

General support to provide academic enrichment and leadership development programs for middle and high school students across northern Virginia.

$20,000

General support.

Folger Shakespeare Library www.folger.edu

$40,000

General support for DC-area programs.

Foster & Adoptive Parent Advocacy Center www.dcfapac.org

$30,000

General support.

Foundation Schools www.foundationschools.org

$40,000

$25,000 for the Foundation Links program and $15,000 for the Food for Thought program.