1111 9th Ave W Suite A Bradenton, FL 34205 | 941-745-2001

Spring 2023

Total Amount Awarded this Cycle $4,172,445

ALSO Youth

$20,288

Mental Health Therapy – 2 week Summer Camp and printer/copier

American Cancer Society

$156,000

Pledge for 2022 for cancer research

Big Brother Big Sisters

$20,000

Mentoring services – Beyond School Walls

Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee

$35,000

Healthy Eats program, identification and preparation of healthy nutritious food.

CCH dba Turning Points

$192,147

Fund 208 hours of dentist time to provide free dental services to qualifying low/no income people.

Early Learning Coalition

$50,000

Fund Spot On – weekly professional development and collaboration at childcare centers.

Easter Seals

$50,000

Summer Excel – summer program for children with disabilities.

Forty Carrots

$50,000

Fund Partners in Play Program offered at six Manatee County Libraries.

Healthy Teens

#35,500

Sustain the operations – support staff in recruiting, training, and mentoring teens.

Help to Home

$1,500,000

Support for Phase I of building supportive housing units – 53 total.

Jewish Family & Children’s Services

$35,000

Support Camp Mariposa – addiction prevention program for youth impacted by a family member’s addiction.

Mote Marine

$1,000,000

4th year of 5 year pledge for education support at new facility near UTC mall.

Meals on Wheels Plus

$35,000

Purchase of a new forklift, with $2500 trade in from old forklift.

NAMI – Sarasota and Manatee Counties

$80,900

Funding to support program staff and related expenses to increase their long term outreach/peer support.

Parenting Matters

$25,000

Funding to support adoptive families – education, counseling, case management, respite care.

Second Heart Homes

$400,000

Purchase of a third home for homeless adults with mental health issues/the underserved in Manatee County.

Stillpoint Mission

$17,500

To provide utility assistance to those who are low income.

UF Foundation

$200,000

Increase support for IBD/Celiac Disease Researching genomics, therapies, patient support, nutrition/ed.

United Way Suncoast

$120.110

Work with 60 1st graders to increase reading skills, fund family literacy nights – funding in home libraries.

Visible Men Academy

$150,000

Support 2 year implementation of project to recruit/retain boys with mild to moderate learning and behavioral challenges.