Recent Grantees

 

At our Spring Board of Directors’ Meeting in March 2020, The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation awarded 132 grants for a total of $6,225,000. Below is a list of our recent grantees who applied for a grant between July 2, 2019 and November 1, 2019. Please visit our Annual Report Page for a full list of Cafritz grantees.


 

Organization

Amount

$25,000

General support.

Domestic Violence Legal Empowerment and Appeals Project https://www.dvleap.org/

$30,000

$25,000 outright and $5,000 as a 1:1 match for general support.

Doorways for Women and Families https://www.doorwaysva.org/

$45,000

General support.

E.L. Haynes Public Charter School https://www.elhaynes.org/

$50,000

For extended day intersessions programs

Easter Seals DC, MD, VA https://www.easterseals.com/DCMDVA/

$85,000

$50,000 for the Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Adult Day Services Center (ADSC) and $35,000 for the EasterSeals Employment Network (EDSN).

$30,000

General support.

Enterprise Community Partners https://www.enterprisecommunity.org/

$170,000

General support.

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

$10,000 outright and $5,000 as a 1:1 match for general support.

Father McKenna Center https://fathermckennacenter.org/

$30,000

General support.

Food and Friends https://foodandfriends.org/

$60,000

To support the Specialized Nutrition Services program.

Food Research & Action Center https://frac.org/

$50,000

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

Ford's Theatre Society https://www.fords.org/

$25,000

General support.

Friends of Choice in Urban Schools (FOCUS) https://www.focusdc.org/

$95,000

$75,000 for general support and $20,000 to support costs associated with the merger with the DC Association for Chartered Public Schools.

Friends of Guest House, Inc. https://friendsofguesthouse.org/

$35,000

General support.

Gala Hispanic Theatre http://www.galatheatre.org/

$60,000

$50,000 outright and $10,000 as a 1:1 match for general support.