The Jim Moran Foundation 2006 Grants

NONPROFIT

GRANT

PROGRAM

Nonprofit:

Achievement & Rehabilitation Centers, Inc. (ARC)

www.arcbroward.com

Grant:

$74,000

Program:

Education and therapeutic services through adaptive technology for children with developmental disabilities in Broward County

Nonprofit:

American Red Cross Broward County Chapter

Grant:

$93,250

Program:

Partners for Youth Empowerment Program including youth employability skills through lifeguard training and water safety instruction

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:

Ashanti Cultural Arts

Grant:

$18,000

Program:

Peer Power After School Literacy & Cultural Arts Program at the Jan Moran Collier City Learning Library

Nonprofit:

Boynton Beach Faith Based Community Development Corp.

Grant:

$44,380

Program:

Peacemaker Program provides after-school tutoring, mentoring and community involvement for at-risk youth

Nonprofit:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County Inc.

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Non-restricted grant designated by David and Kay Hughes as The Jim Moran Foundation Award honorees for 2006

Nonprofit:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida

www.bgccf.org

Grant:

$24,487

Program:

Club Cafe at Universal Orlando Club to educate and provide job skills training in the culinary arts

Nonprofit:

Brave Kids

www.bravekids.org

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Browns Community Development Center, Inc.

Grant:

$4,700

Program:

Don't Lose Your Focus Program provides at-risk youth in Broward County with an opportunity to participate in an intergenerational drama production

Nonprofit:

ChildNet, Inc.

www.childnet.us

Grant:

$22,500

Program:

Life Packages of essential living supplies for youth in Broward County who are exiting foster care at age 18 and transitioning into independent living

Nonprofit:

Children's Advocacy Center of Brevard

Grant:

$20,979

Program:

Clinical intervention program providing comprehensive on-site counseling and services to abused children

Nonprofit:

Communities In Schools

www.cismiami.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Bridges to Graduation mentoring program in Miami-Dade County

Nonprofit:

Daniel Memorial, Inc.

www.danielkids.org

Grant:

$50,820

Program:

Community-Based Care program in Jacksonville for children in foster care

Nonprofit:

Easter Seals Florida, Inc.

www.fl.easter-seals.org

Grant:

$44,200

Program:

Therapeutic After-School Program in Palm Beach County for children with disabilities and developmental delays

Nonprofit:

Elizabeth H. Faulk Foundation Inc. Center for Group Counseling

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

On-site school counseling intervention program

Nonprofit:

Family Central, Inc.

www.familycentral.org

Grant:

$76,816

Program:

C-QuELL (Community for Quality Early Learning and Literacy) program to support education in young children by engaging the family, child care centers, elementary schools, and communities in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Family of Humanity

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

Human Understanding and Growth (H.U.G.) interactive art/social skills program in Hollywood

Nonprofit:

The Farmworkers Children's Council, Inc.

(561) 732-9779

Grant:

$35,000

Program:

Campo Alegre summer camp and Help with Homework school program for migrant children in Palm Beach County

Nonprofit:

Florida Memorial University, Inc.

www.fmuniv.edu

Grant:

$59,420

Program:

National Youth Sports educational summer program in Miami-Dade County

Nonprofit:

Florida Resource Center for Women & Children, Inc.

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

FuturePoint

www.futurepoint.org

Grant:

$40,000

Program:

"I Am Connecting" peer-to-peer mentoring program for trained high school and 2nd grade students in Broward County

Nonprofit:

Great Kids Explorer Club, Inc.

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

Bridges to Success after-school program for elementary students in Volusia County

Nonprofit:

HANDY, Inc. Helping Abused Neglected Dependent Youth

www.handyinc.org

Grant:

$150,000

Program:

LIFE Transitional Living program for youth exiting relative care or the Broward County Child Welfare system

Nonprofit:

HANDY, Inc. Helping Abused Neglected Dependent Youth

www.handyinc.org

Grant:

$4,544

Program:

Youth advocacy training

Nonprofit:

The Haven, Inc.

www.haven4kids.org

Grant:

$25,536

Program:

Life Skills & AIM Tutoring Program for foster care young men living at The Haven facility in Boca Raton

Nonprofit:

Hispanic Unity of Florida, Inc.

www.hispanicunity.org

Grant:

$101,331

Program:

Children's Literacy program in Broward County

Nonprofit:

Jacksonville Zoological Society, Inc.

www.jacksonvillezoo.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Jacksonville Public Library ZooTREK after-school environmental education program for at-risk youth and their families

Nonprofit:

Junior Achievement of Greater Miami

www.jamiami.org

Grant:

$31,500

Program:

Economics of Staying in School Program for middle school students

Nonprofit:

Kids In Distress, Inc.

www.kidsindistress.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Therapeutic pre-school day treatment centers in Broward County for abused or neglected developmentally delayed children

Nonprofit:

Kids@Home

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Independent living and self-sufficiency services for transitional youth in Broward County

Nonprofit:

Kristi House, Inc.

www.kristihouse.org

Grant:

$63,465

Program:

Expansion into south Dade to improve access to therapy services

Nonprofit:

Metro Kids Konnection, Inc.

Grant:

$78,369

Program:

After-school program for children living at the Cleveland Arms Apartment community in Jacksonville

Nonprofit:

Milagro Center

www.milagrocenter.org

Grant:

$48,195

Program:

STARS Program to improve the educational performance and artistic potential of at-risk children in Delray Beach

Nonprofit:

Mount Bethel Human Services Corporation, Inc.

Grant:

$117,402

Program:

Lets Talk Family and Family Strengthening parenting programs in Broward County

Nonprofit:

S.W.I.M.S. Foundation, Inc.

www.swimsfoundation.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Water safety lessons for underprivileged at-risk minority children in Broward County

Nonprofit:

Senior Volunteer Services, Inc.

Grant:

$40,000

Program:

Foster Grandparent Program for children in select Broward County elementary schools

Nonprofit:

Shoshannah Arts

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Arts (dance, drama & music) program for in school and out of school instruction for at-risk children and teens in Jacksonville

Nonprofit:

St. Vincent's Foundation, Inc.

www.jaxhealth.com

Grant:

$65,000

Program:

Early Childhood Literacy Intervention Program (ECCLIP) for low-income and disadvantaged children in Jacksonville by delivering the Reach Out and Read best practice model

Nonprofit:

Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center

www.susanbanthonycenter.org

Grant:

$48,000

Program:

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

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:

Volunteers for the Homebound and Family Caregivers, Inc.

www.boca-respite.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Caregiving Youth Pilot Project for middle school students who are caregivers in their families in Palm Beach County

Nonprofit:

YMCA of Greater Miami

www.ymcamiami.org

Grant:

$68,740

Program:

Teen LEAD (Leadership, Educational Advancement and Development) after-school program for at-risk youth

Total 2006 Grants

$2,065,634