Recent Grantees

 

At our Spring Board of Directors’ Meeting in March 2019, The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation awarded 134 grants for a total of $5,864,550. Below is a list of our recent grantees who applied for a grant between July 3, 2018 and November 1, 2018. Please visit our Annual Report Page for a full list of Cafritz grantees.


 

Organization

Amount

Dream Project Inc http://www.dreamproject-va.org

$25,000

General support.

Education Forward DC http://edforwarddc.org

$600,000

To help double the number of at-risk and special education students in DC district and public charter schools who are college- and career-ready, to be paid over three years.

$100,000

$90,000 outright and $10,000 as a 1:1 match for general support.

Family Services, Inc. http://www.fs-inc.org

$75,000

General support.

$35,000

General support.

$35,000

General support.

George Washington University www.gwu.edu

$110,000

$55,000 for GW's Center for Excellence in Public Leadership (CEPL), $55,000 for the Honey Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service (CCEPS).

$10,000

General support to provide therapeutic riding and other equine-assisted activities to children and adults with special needs from across the Washington metropolitan area.

Habitat for Humanity Metro Maryland http://www.habitatmm.org

$25,000

General support.

Habitat for Humanity of Northern Virginia www.habitatnova.org

$25,000

$17,500 outright and $7,500 as a 1:1 match for general support.

Healthy Living, Inc. www.healthylivinginc.org

$30,000

General support.

$60,000

General support, including the expansion to Prince George's County.

Home Care Partners http://www.homecarepartners.org

$60,000

General support.

Hope and A Home, Inc. http://www.hopeandahome.org

$45,000

$35,000 outright and $10,000 as a 1:1 match for general support.

Housing Counseling Services http://www.housingetc.org

$40,000

General support.