The Jim Moran Foundation 2005 Grants

NONPROFIT

GRANT

PROGRAM

Nonprofit:

4-H Florida Foundation, Inc.

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

On My Own: Challenge for Living Simulations provides at-risk youth in Broward and Palm Beach counties with a hands-on and real-life simulation for financial literacy

Nonprofit:

Angels Helping Hands Foundation, Inc.

(407) 862-3434

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Computers for Communities In Need provides learning technology for teachers and children in schools and education centers in underprivileged communities throughout the state of Florida

Nonprofit:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County

www.bgcpbc.org

Grant:

$88,646

Program:

CARES (Children Achieving and Reaching Academic Success), an after-school and summer academic enhancement program for Delray and Boca Raton units

Nonprofit:

Brave Kids

www.bravekids.org

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

Bi-lingual internet based state-wide resource directory for children with special needs

Nonprofit:

Broward Housing Solutions

www.browardhousingsolutions.org

Grant:

$19,504

Program:

Housing Solutions for Young Adults providing transitional housing for six SOS Children's Village youth who have aged out of Broward County's child welfare system

Nonprofit:

Camp Challenge Academy, Inc.

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Youth Challenge Training after-school program for at-risk youth in Lauderdale Lakes

Nonprofit:

Center for Urban Leadership and Community Development

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

Performing Arts Recreation & Education summer program instills character, enhances academics and provides a safe haven for at-risk youth in Orlando

Nonprofit:

Children's Home Society Intercoastal Division

www.chsfl.org

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

Help with Homework program at the I. Lorraine Thomas Children's Emergency Home in Broward County

Nonprofit:

Children's Home Society of Florida South Coastal Division

www.chsfl.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Broadcast journalism program for at-risk teenage girls

Nonprofit:

Christians Reaching Out to Society, Inc.

www.crosministries.org

Grant:

$5,000

Program:

Supports C.R.O.S. summer camps and expands program into Belle Glade

Nonprofit:

Daily Bread Food Bank

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

Keep It Simple Snack program for all Broward County Boys & Girls Clubs

Nonprofit:

Delray Beach Public Library

www.delraylibrary.org

Grant:

$48,500

Program:

Teen Cyber Center offering a separate space for teens to study and receive tutoring at the library

Nonprofit:

Elizabeth H. Faulk Foundation Inc. Center for Group Counseling

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

On-site school counseling intervention program

Nonprofit:

Florida Resource Center for Women & Children, Inc.

Grant:

$32,480

Program:

RAVE (Response Against Violent Encounters) program in Riviera Beach to intervene and prevent domestic violence

Nonprofit:

Florida Youth Orchestra

www.floridayouthorchestra.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Non-restricted grant designated by Bob and Myra Weaver as The Jim Moran Foundation Award honorees for 2005

Nonprofit:

Gateway Community Outreach, Inc.

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Economic Crisis Intervention Services to purchase food staples and provide volunteer training

Nonprofit:

HANDY, Inc. Helping Abused Neglected Dependent Youth

(954) 523-7210

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

Transitional Life Program offers youth who have aged-out of Protective Services or Foster Care in Broward County with life skills training, education and independent living

Nonprofit:

ICAN Inc.

Grant:

$9,350

Program:

CAN2 Cafe Computer Lab

Nonprofit:

Jewish Adoption and Foster Care Options, Inc., (JAFCO)

www.jafco.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Children's Emergency Shelter Preschool

Nonprofit:

Junior Achievement of Florida's First Coast, Inc.

www.jajax.com

Grant:

$32,511

Program:

Sustain and expand JA into elementary schools in Duval County, Jacksonville

Nonprofit:

Junior Achievement of South Florida, Inc.

Grant:

$21,000

Program:

After-school partnership program at five elementary schools in Broward County

Nonprofit:

KidVentures, Inc.

Grant:

$18,014

Program:

Art of Business for Kids program for middle school students

Nonprofit:

Kristi House, Inc.

www.kristihouse.org

Grant:

$80,000

Program:

Comprehensive Assessment Program for child victims of sexual abuse in Dade County

Nonprofit:

Literacy Coalition of Broward County

Grant:

$40,000

Program:

Reach Out and Read program provides literacy tools and book distribution in eight clinics in Broward County

Nonprofit:

Miami Art Museum

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

MAM in the Neighborhood, a summer outreach arts program in community centers and parks in Dade County

Nonprofit:

New Hope Economic Development

(954) 894-8995

Grant:

$2,000

Program:

After-school FCAT tutoring program

Nonprofit:

Personal Enrichment through Mental Health Services, Inc.

www.pemhs.org

Grant:

$3,500

Program:

Classroom Portfolio project to support student achievement and recognition while attending school in a transitional living facility

Nonprofit:

Renaissance Learning Center

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Literacy program for children with autism in Broward County

Nonprofit:

Senior Volunteer Services, Inc.

Grant:

$68,200

Program:

Foster Grandparent Program for children in select Broward County elementary schools

Nonprofit:

Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center

www.susanbanthonycenter.org

Grant:

$48,180

Program:

Children's Residential Program in Fort Lauderdale for children with mothers recovering from substance abuse and working toward independent living

Nonprofit:

Tallahassee Museum of History & Natural Science

Grant:

$39,810

Program:

After-school science program at five Boys & Girls Clubs in the Big Bend area of Tallahassee

Nonprofit:

United Cerebral Palsy of Broward County, Inc.

www.ucpsouthflorida.org

Grant:

$19,575

Program:

Adaptive computer technology for the Early Beginnings Academy West Charter School

Nonprofit:

The University of Florida Lastinger Center for Learning

www.lastingercenter.com

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Improving the achievement of Florida's at-risk children in two low performing Duval County elementary schools in Jacksonville.

Nonprofit:

WXEL TV 42 / PBS Kids

www.wxel.org

Grant:

$21,250

Program:

Ready To Learn community outreach literacy program

Total 2005 Grants

$1,122,520