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.
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
$30,000 outright and $5,000 as a 1:1 match for general support for DC-area work.
General support for the Inner City-Inner Child program.
$50,000 for the Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Adult Day Services Center (ADSC) and $50,000 for the EasterSeals Employment Network (EDSN).
For Extended Day and Intersessions programs.
For the ServingTogether program.
$250,000 for capital support and $60,000 for general support, to be paid over two years.
General support for the D.C. Hunger Solutions and Maryland Hunger Solutions initiatives.