Recent Grantees

 

At our Fall Board of Directors’ Meeting in October 2020, The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation awarded 117 grants for a total of $6,665,000. Below is a list of our recent grantees who applied for a grant between March 2, 2020 and July 1, 2020. Please visit our Annual Report Page for a full list of Cafritz grantees.


 

Organization

Amount

Latin American Youth Center https://www.layc-dc.org/

$120,000

$100,000 for general support and $20,000 to support emergency relief initiatives due to COVID-19

$35,000

To provide STEM education resources, experiences and opportunities for middle and high school students in Montgomery and Prince George's Counties

$75,000

General support.

Life Pieces to Masterpieces http://lifepieces.org/

$25,000

General support.

$150,000

General support.

$35,000

General support.

$15,000

General support.

$55,000

General support.

Men Can Stop Rape https://mcsr.org/

$45,000

For the Men of Strength Club and Women Inspiring Strength and Empowerment Club.

Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments https://www.mwcog.org/

$30,000

To support the Regional Food Systems Program.

Mikva Challenge Grant Foundation, Inc. https://mikvachallenge.org/

$25,000

General support.

Montgomery Coalition for Adult English Literacy https://www.mcael.org/

$35,000

General support.

Montgomery College Foundation Inc. https://www.montgomerycollege.edu/

$75,000

$40,000 for scholarships and $20,000 for book and emergency awards for ACES students and $15,000 general support for the ACES program.

Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless https://mcch.net/

$55,000

General support.

National Museum of Women in the Arts https://nmwa.org/

$30,000

$30,000 as a 1:1 match for general support.