Operating and Educational Support
Year Grants Made in 2016
Arts and Culture $78,175
Glass House Collective HQ
Children and Youth Services $148,825
Bethel Bible Village – providing Christ-centered homes and education for children and families in crisis
Summer Lunch Program – To provide nutritious lunches and snacks for 350 – 400 children during the summer.
CGLA Mobile Pantry
Prevention and Intervention Services
Bridge Scholars is a tuition-free educational program that aims to prepare disadvantaged students for academic success. Requested funds will provide healthy meals throughout programming.
Orchard Knob Creative Discovery Program
Hamilton County Title 1 Education Programs
Girls Inc. Out of School Time Programming
Learning & Literacy in Motion and Food for Thought initiatives at Little Miss Mag Early Learning Center.
Lookout Mountain Conservancy Intern and Leadership Program
“Camp College and Beyond” will ensure that sixty low income high school seniors will earn admission to a rigorous college where they will thrive
Moving the Class of 2020 Forward
Urban League Academic Enrichment Program
Health and Human Services $155,000
A Step Ahead Foundation Chattanooga informs the public about long-term, reversible birth control and ensures that it’s free so all women can plan their pregnancies.
The Home Place
Hamilton County Produce Empowerment Program
Feeding and Housing Individuals and Families Experiencing Homelessness
Villages at Alton Park 16/17 Build
The Homelessness Prevention Project supports those whose stability is in peril. Funding will provide 3rd party rent/utility payments, food, and wrap-around services.
The Emergency Direct Assistance Program
Operational Costs for Domestic Violence Shelter
Correctional Release Center (CRC)
Funds will be used to operate the clinic for two weeks while providing medical care for a minimum of 220 patient visits
Capital Improvements, Assistance with operating expenses, and some additional program expenses