Recent Grantees

At our Summer Board of Directors’ Meeting in June 2018, The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation awarded 135 grants for a total of $7,551,000. Below is a list of our recent grantees who applied for a grant between November 2, 2017 and February 28, 2018. Please visit our Annual Report Page for a full list of Cafritz grantees.


Organization

Amount

DC Urban Greens Inc http://www.dcurbangreens.org

$15,000

General support for year-round urban farms and community programs serving food desert residents of Wards 7 and 8.

Domestic Violence Legal Empowerment and Appeals Project www.dvleap.org

$35,000

$30,000 outright and $5,000 as a 1:1 match for general support for DC-area work.

Doorways for Women and Families www.doorwaysva.org

$40,000

General support.

Dumbarton Concert Series www.innercity-innerchild.org

$35,000

General support for the Inner City-Inner Child program.

Easter Seals DC, MD, VA http://www.eseal.org

$100,000

$50,000 for the Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Adult Day Services Center (ADSC) and $50,000 for the EasterSeals Employment Network (EDSN).

$25,000

General support.

Edu-Futuro www.edu-futuro.org

$20,000

General support.

Enterprise Community Partners www.enterprisecommunity.org/citiesWhereWeWork/dc

$170,000

General support.

Equipment Connections For Children http://www.equipforchildren.org/

$10,000

General support.

Euphemia L. Haynes Public Charter School http://www.elhaynes.org

$50,000

For Extended Day and Intersessions programs.

EveryMind www.every-mind.org

$50,000

For the ServingTogether program.

$35,000

General support.

Father McKenna Center http://www.fathermckennacenter.org

$310,000

$250,000 for capital support and $60,000 for general support, to be paid over two years.

Food and Friends www.foodandfriends.org

$50,000

General support.

Food Research & Action Center www.dchunger.org

$40,000

General support for the D.C. Hunger Solutions and Maryland Hunger Solutions initiatives.