Recent Grantees

 

At our Spring Board of Directors’ Meeting in March 2019, The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation awarded 134 grants for a total of $5,864,550. Below is a list of our recent grantees who applied for a grant between July 3, 2018 and November 1, 2018. Please visit our Annual Report Page for a full list of Cafritz grantees.


 

Organization

Amount

The Young Women's Project www.youngwomensproject.org

$30,000

General support.

Turnaround for Children http://www.turnaroundusa.org

$35,000

General support for DC work.

United Community Ministries, Inc. www.ucmagency.org

$40,000

General support.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum http://www.ushmm.org

$35,000

For the Law Enforcement and Society: Lessons of the Holocaust program in the DC metropolitan area.

University of the District of Columbia - David A. Clarke School of Law http://www.law.udc.edu

$50,000

For scholarships for 10 DC residents committed to public service.

Urban Institute www.urbaninstitute.org

$40,000

For the Urban-Greater DC project.

$100,000

General support.

USM Foundation for the Universities at Shady Grove http://www.shadygrove.umd.edu

$50,000

For need-based scholarships and workforce preparation for full-time and part-time students transferring to USG from Montgomery Community College.

Washington Bach Consort http://www.bachconsort.org

$20,000

General support.

Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy www.nationalsacademy.org

$25,000

General support.

Washington School for Girls http://www.wsgdc.org

$50,000

General support.

World Arts Focus/Joe's Movement Emporium http://www.joesmovement.org

$50,000

$30,000 for general support and $20,000 to support capital improvements.

$40,000

General support.

Young Playwrights' Theater http://www.yptdc.org

$30,000

$20,000 outright and $10,000 as a 1:1 match for general support.