Total Amount Awarded this Cycle $4,172,445
Mental Health Therapy – 2 week Summer Camp and printer/copier
Big Brother Big Sisters
Mentoring services – Beyond School Walls
Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee
Healthy Eats program, identification and preparation of healthy nutritious food.
CCH dba Turning Points
Fund 208 hours of dentist time to provide free dental services to qualifying low/no income people.
Early Learning Coalition
Fund Spot On – weekly professional development and collaboration at childcare centers.
Summer Excel – summer program for children with disabilities.
Fund Partners in Play Program offered at six Manatee County Libraries.
Sustain the operations – support staff in recruiting, training, and mentoring teens.
Help to Home
Support for Phase I of building supportive housing units – 53 total.
Jewish Family & Children’s Services
Support Camp Mariposa – addiction prevention program for youth impacted by a family member’s addiction.
4th year of 5 year pledge for education support at new facility near UTC mall.
Meals on Wheels Plus
Purchase of a new forklift, with $2500 trade in from old forklift.
NAMI – Sarasota and Manatee Counties
Funding to support program staff and related expenses to increase their long term outreach/peer support.
Funding to support adoptive families – education, counseling, case management, respite care.
Second Heart Homes
Purchase of a third home for homeless adults with mental health issues/the underserved in Manatee County.
To provide utility assistance to those who are low income.
Increase support for IBD/Celiac Disease Researching genomics, therapies, patient support, nutrition/ed.
United Way Suncoast
Work with 60 1st graders to increase reading skills, fund family literacy nights – funding in home libraries.
Visible Men Academy
Support 2 year implementation of project to recruit/retain boys with mild to moderate learning and behavioral challenges.
American Cancer Society
Pledge for 2022 for cancer research