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

theatreWashington http://theatrewashington.org/

$50,000

$45,000 for general support and $5,000 as a 1:1 match to support the Taking Care Fund.

$20,000

General support.

United States Foundation for the Commemoration of The World Wars https://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php

$250,000

To support the delivery and installation of the National World War 1 Memorial in Pershing Park.

Urban Alliance Foundation https://theurbanalliance.org/

$75,000

General support for DC programs.

$15,000

General support.

USM Foundation for the Universities at Shady Grove https://www.usmf.org/universities-at-shady-grove/

$100,000

To support the expansion of Career Readiness Pipeline from high school to baccalaureate degree for 2500 students in Montgomery County.

Volunteer Alexandria Inc https://www.volunteeralexandria.org/

$15,000

General support.

Washington English Center https://www.washingtonenglish.org/

$30,000

General support.

Washington Jesuit Academy https://www.wjacademy.org/

$50,000

General support.

Wendt Center for Loss and Healing https://www.wendtcenter.org/

$60,000

General support.