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.
$225,000 for the Kennedy Center and $225,000 for the National Symphony Orchestra, for DC-area education and community programs; and $475,000 for the Washington National Opera's Young Artist Program.
$35,000 outright and $10,000 as a 1:1 match for general support.
For the Capital Teaching Residency program.
$100,000 for general support, $15,000 to support the President and CEO leadership transition, and $10,000 for continued costs of the acquisition of Chess Challenge.
$35,000 for general support and $30,000 to support the one-time costs associated with the merger of Empowered Women International with LEDC.
General support for the Crisis Center and its programs.
General support for LIFT-DC.
General support for LISC DC.