The Jim Moran Foundation 2012 Grants

NONPROFIT

GRANT

PROGRAM

Nonprofit:

Achievement Centers for Children & Families

www.achievementcentersfl.org/

Grant:

$64,818

Program:

Family Strengthening Program equips families in Palm Beach County with tools and resources to encourage healthier lifestyles and brighter futures.

Nonprofit:

After School Programs Inc.

www.aspkids.com

Grant:

$33,879

Program:

A.C.C.E.S.S. (All Children Can Excel, Shine and Succeed) provides a safe, quality after-school program and hot supper for students at Dania Elementary School in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

American Association of Caregiving Youth

www.aacy.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Caregiving Youth Program provides support and resources for middle and high school students in Palm Beach County who are caregivers in their families.

Nonprofit:

ARC Broward

www.arcbroward.com

Grant:

$78,665

Program:

Senior Day Care Program in Broward County provides compassionate care, engagement and life skills instruction to seniors in need of assistance.

Nonprofit:

Areawide Council on Aging of Broward County, Inc.

www.adrcbroward.com

Grant:

$66,000

Program:

Senior Intervention and Education Program provides resources to prevent elder abuse, neglect and exploitation, and supports the efforts of seniors to remain independent in their homes with dignity.

Nonprofit:

Beaches Habitat for Humanity

www.beacheshabitat.org

Grant:

$128,175

Program:

Humanity Education Program provides children and youth in Jacksonville with educational support and mentoring.

Nonprofit:

Best Foot Forward Foundation

www.bestfoot.org

Grant:

$17,500

Program:

Over-18 Program provides educational support to Palm Beach County high school juniors and seniors preparing to transition into independent living from the child welfare system.

Nonprofit:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Broward Inc.

www.bbbsbroward.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Inspire Within provides mentoring for youth transitioning out of foster care in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Broward Inc.

www.bbbsbroward.org

Grant:

$94,000

Program:

Bigs in Schools Program matches caring adult mentors with youth ages 6-18 to support their academics and opportunities for long-term success.

Nonprofit:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida Inc.

www.bbbsnefl.org

Grant:

$94,000

Program:

Bigs in Schools Program matches caring adult mentors with youth ages 6-18 to support their academics and opportunities for long-term success.

Nonprofit:

Blue Planet Writers' Room

www.blueplanetwriters.org

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

Reach Out & Write Program places highly qualified teachers in Palm Beach County schools to lead arts-integrated writing workshops during after-school hours.

Nonprofit:

Boca Helping Hands

www.bocahelpinghands.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Job Readiness Program Introduction to the Food Service Industry provides participants with classroom instruction, hospitality training, and interview opportunities to secure gainful employment.

Nonprofit:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County

www.bgcbc.org

Grant:

$241,744

Program:

KISS (Keep It Simple Service) Snack and Supper Program provides children and youth with Saturday recreational and academic activities along with nutritious snacks and meals in a safe, fun environment.

Nonprofit:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County - Jim & Jan Moran Unit

www.bgcbc.org

Grant:

$5,000

Program:

Book Scholarship Fund provides books for youth from the Club attending college or vocational training in Florida.

Nonprofit:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County

www.bgcpbc.org

Grant:

$111,145

Program:

Marjorie S. Fisher Boys & Girls Club Teen Program provides a safe place in Palm Beach County where youth can learn and grow with enhanced programming for teens.

Nonprofit:

Boys Town Central Florida, Inc.

www.boystown.org/central-florida

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

In-Home Family Services provides intervention and family strengthening services in Seminole County.

Nonprofit:

Boys Town South Florida

www.boystown.org/locations/south-florida

Grant:

$156,200

Program:

In-Home Family Services provides intervention and family strengthening services in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Brotherly Love

www.churchofbrotherlylove.org

Grant:

$83,443

Program:

Bakari Program provides mentoring, counseling and academic assistance to students attending Deerfield Beach high and middle schools.

Nonprofit:

Broward Housing Solutions

www.browardhousingsolutions.org

Grant:

$32,472

Program:

Housing Solutions for Young Adults provides stable, affordable housing for youth in Broward County transitioning into independent living.

Nonprofit:

Broward Partnership for the Homeless, Inc.

www.bphi.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Family Services Program in Broward County provides shelter, parent education and training, group support and opportunities to help strengthen families and promote self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

Broward Regional Health Planning Council, Inc.

www.brhpc.org

Grant:

$500,000

Program:

Housing Stability Program provides homeless families and those at risk of homelessness in Broward County with services and resources to stabilize and transition into independence.

Nonprofit:

C.R.O.S. Ministries (Christians Reaching Out to Society, Inc.)

www.crosministries.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Gleaning and Community Food Pantry programs provide fresh produce and nutritious food to pantries in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Center for Strategic Philanthropy & Civic Engagement

www.all4civicengagement.org

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Builds alliances on societal issues to achieve impactful, sustainable results in Broward and Palm Beach counties.

Nonprofit:

Center for Strategic Philanthropy & Civic Engagement

www.all4civicengagement.org

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Support to develop a comprehensive transition to independence living plan for foster youth in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

ChildNet

www.childnet.us

Grant:

$1,500

Program:

Transitional Independent Living Youth Recognition Program celebrates academic achievement for foster care youth.

Nonprofit:

ChildNet

www.childnet.us

Grant:

$1,500

Program:

Build on Your Dreams recognizes the educational achievements of foster care children in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Children's Home Society of Florida

www.chsfl.org

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

Project 18 - Ready to Work Program equips youth in Palm Beach County with the skills necessary to successfully gain employment and transition into independent living.

Nonprofit:

Children's Home Society of Florida, Intercoastal Division

www.chsfl.org

Grant:

$44,000

Program:

Safe Babies strengthens families by providing counseling, coaching and behavioral health support to at-risk young parents in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Children's Services Council of Broward County

www.cscbroward.org

Grant:

$340,000

Program:

Collaborative funding to support a holistic system of care for at-risk young adults transitioning into independent living.

Nonprofit:

City of Deerfield Beach

www.deerfield-beach.com

Grant:

$31,000

Program:

PAL (Police Athletic League) promotes positive interactions between law enforcement and youth and also provides mentoring and life skills training.

Nonprofit:

City of Deerfield Beach

www.deerfield-beach.com

Grant:

$185,000

Program:

College Tour Program in partnership with the Urban League of Broward County prepares teens for success in high school and college or vocational school through tutoring, SAT / ACT classes, assistance with college applications and resume writing, life skills instruction and enrichment activities.

Nonprofit:

City of Deerfield Beach

www.deerfield-beach.com

Grant:

$166,160

Program:

Supports two Broward Sheriffs Office School Resource Deputies serving in Deerfield Beach elementary schools.

Nonprofit:

Communities In Schools of Jacksonville

www.cisjax.org

Grant:

$174,000

Program:

Student Enrichment Program provides comprehensive community-based and in-school dropout prevention services for at-risk students in Duval County.

Nonprofit:

Community Connections of Jacksonville, Inc.

www.communityconnectionsjax.org

Grant:

$247,420

Program:

Housing Stability Program and Summer Camp provide homeless families and those at risk of homelessness with services and resources for adults and children to stabilize and transition into independence.

Nonprofit:

Community Foundation of Broward's Children's Services Council Charitable Fund

www.cscbroward.org

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Broward Back to School Community Extravaganza provides children with the necessary school supplies to begin their school year with confidence.

Nonprofit:

Covenant House Florida

www.covenanthousefl.org

Grant:

$104,750

Program:

Y.E.S. (Youth Enrichment Services) Life Skills Job Readiness & Transitional Living Program equips homeless, disadvantaged and abused youth in Broward County with the tools necessary to help them transition successfully into independence.

Nonprofit:

Daniel Memorial

www.danielkids.org

Grant:

$66,668

Program:

Failure Free Reading Program provides children in Duval County with literacy-specific educational support to encourage lifelong learning.

Nonprofit:

Emmanuel Human Services Inc.

(954) 428-0807

Grant:

$29,000

Program:

Back on Track Program provides youth in Broward County who have engaged in early-stage delinquency with case management, life skills training, mentoring and other diversionary services to prevent repeat offenses.

Nonprofit:

Family Central Inc

www.familycentral.org

Grant:

$323,014

Program:

C-QuELL (Community for Quality Early Learning and Literacy) supports early childhood education by engaging families, child care centers, elementary schools and communities in Broward County with a comprehensive approach to early learning and literacy.

Nonprofit:

Family Support Services of North Florida, Inc.

www.fssjax.org

Grant:

$128,717

Program:

Independent Living - Youth Development Program provides counseling, financial literacy and job readiness to youth transitioning out of foster care in Jacksonville.

Nonprofit:

Fantasy Theatre Factory

www.ftfshows.com

Grant:

$62,000

Program:

Bringing Books to Children provides pre-kindergarten and elementary students in Broward County with an early introduction to the joys of reading that helps promote a lifelong love of literacy and learning.

Nonprofit:

Farmworker Children's Council, Inc.

www.starfcci.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Unrestricted grant designated by Donna Goray as The Jim Moran Foundation Award honoree for 2012.

Nonprofit:

Farmworker Children's Council, Inc.

www.starfcci.org

Grant:

$45,500

Program:

Campo Alegre and Help with Homework provide academic and camp activities and after-school tutoring for migrant children in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Faulk Center for Counseling

www.faulkcenterforcounseling.org

Grant:

$40,000

Program:

Targeting Families Program in Palm Beach County provides resources and counseling to strengthen and improve family interactions and relationships.

Nonprofit:

Faulk Center for Counseling

www.faulkcenterforcounseling.org

Grant:

$49,940

Program:

Schools Preventive Counseling Program provides students in Title I elementary and middle schools in Palm Beach County with counseling and intervention services for healthier decision making and relationship building.

Nonprofit:

Feeding South Florida

www.feedingsouthflorida.org

Grant:

$200,000

Program:

Core Distribution and Food Sustainability Programs provide nutritious food to member agencies in Broward and Palm Beach counties to feed the hungry.

Nonprofit:

The FLITE Center

www.flitecenter.org

Grant:

$72,614

Program:

TIL (Transitional Independent Living) Housing Coordinator provides at-risk youth in Broward County with assistance in locating safe, affordable housing.

Nonprofit:

The FLITE Center

www.flitecenter.org

Grant:

$138,243

Program:

College Boost provides at-risk youth in Broward County with tutoring and support to help them earn their GED or high school diploma and pursue post-secondary education.

Nonprofit:

Florida Atlantic University Foundation, Inc.

www.fauf.fau.edu

Grant:

$102,500

Program:

Good FIT (First Introduction into Teaching) interns freshman and sophomore college students in elementary and secondary schools in Broward County with support from mentoring by model teachers.

Nonprofit:

Florida Resource Center for Women & Children, Inc.

Grant:

$37,500

Program:

Family Self-Sufficiency Program in Riviera Beach provides prevention and intervention support services to families affected by domestic violence.

Nonprofit:

The Florida State University Foundation, Inc

www.jmi.fsu.edu

Grant:

$425,000

Program:

The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship at the Florida State University College of Business provides free services and resources to support the success of Floridas business owners and expands outreach into South Florida.

Nonprofit:

Florida Youth Orchestra

www.floridayouthorchestra.org

Grant:

$40,550

Program:

STEPS (Symphonic Training, Education and Performances for Students) provides music enhancement to after-school programming at Dania and Collins elementary schools in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Gateway Community Outreach, Inc.

www.gcoflorida.org

Grant:

$71,000

Program:

Bridging the Gaps Assistance Program provides individualized intervention and support to those in crisis in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

H.O.M.E.S., Inc.

www.homesfl.org

Grant:

$154,616

Program:

TIL (Transitional Independent Living) Supportive Housing & Self Sufficiency Program provides safe housing and compassionate support for at-risk youth transitioning into independent living in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

HANDY Inc.

www.handyinc.org

Grant:

$85,000

Program:

L.I.F.E. (Life skills, Independent living, Foundation building, Education / Employment) Program provides enhanced life skills training and emergency support for at-risk youth ages 22-25 in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Harvest Drive Inc.

www.harvestdriveflorida.com

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

Provides nutritious food at Thanksgiving and throughout the year to children and families in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Broward County

www.hmhbbroward.org

Grant:

$137,154

Program:

Fatherhood Mentorship Program equips and encourages fathers to be more positively involved in their childrens lives.

Nonprofit:

Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Broward County

www.hmhbbroward.org

Grant:

$18,000

Program:

Healthy Families provides resources and education for pregnant women and parents to strengthen and improve the health and well-being of children and families.

Nonprofit:

Henderson Behavioral Health

www.hendersonbehavioralhealth.org

Grant:

$36,000

Program:

Wilson Gardens Apartments provides transitional independent housing for young men aging out of foster care in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Hispanic Unity of Florida

www.hispanicunity.org

Grant:

$2,580

Program:

Provides nutritious snacks, lunches and incentives to Miramar High School students attending the 21st Century Learning Center FCAT Super Saturday program through Childrens Services Council of Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Hispanic Unity of Florida

www.hispanicunity.org

Grant:

$300,000

Program:

Center for Working Families in Broward County helps individuals and families achieve self-sufficiency through intensive, long-term financial education, career counseling, job placement and other economic support programs.

Nonprofit:

HomeSafe

www.helphomesafe.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

LifeSkills Program Coordinators equip teens ages 13-17 residing at HomeSafe in Palm Beach County with life skills training to support self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

HomeSafe

www.helphomesafe.org

Grant:

$64,215

Program:

LifeSkills Program Transition Specialist provides young adults in Palm Beach County aging out of foster care with the tools and resources necessary to become independent.

Nonprofit:

Impact Broward, Inc.

www.impactbroward.org

Grant:

$51,818

Program:

Senior Services Case Management Program provides vulnerable seniors in Broward County with support and resources to remain active and healthy.

Nonprofit:

JAFCO (Jewish Adoption and Foster Care Options)

www.jafco.org

Grant:

$31,000

Program:

Independent Living Program provides life skills training and support for foster care youth in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Jason Taylor Foundation

www.jasontaylorfoundation.com

Grant:

$46,200

Program:

Jason Taylor Reading Room provides after-school mentoring, tutoring and cultural enrichment at the Miramar Youth Center to middle and high school students in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

The Joseph Meyerhoff Senior Center/Southeast Focal Point

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

Making a Difference in Senior Living Program provides participants in southeast Broward County with access to day programming, resources and free recreational activities to enhance their emotional and physical well-being.

Nonprofit:

Junior Achievement of North Florida

www.jajax.com

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

Junior Achievement satellite office in Tallahassee provides financial literacy and educational experiences to help students prepare for successful futures.

Nonprofit:

Kids In Distress, Inc.

www.kidinc.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

KID Preschool PLUS provides social and educational instruction for children in Broward County to prepare them for kindergarten and future academic success.

Nonprofit:

Lake Worth West Resident Planning Group, Inc.

www.lakeworthwest.org

Grant:

$30,055

Program:

After-School, Teen Club and Summer Camp programs provide children and teens in Lake Worth with cultural and educational enrichment in a safe, nurturing environment.

Nonprofit:

Learning for Success, Inc.

www.kapowlfs.org

Grant:

$12,000

Program:

KAPOW (Kids and the Power of Work) connects business and community volunteers with teachers and schools in Broward County to help students apply their classroom lessons to future opportunities in the workplace.

Nonprofit:

LifeNet4Families

www.lifenet4families.org

Grant:

$70,000

Program:

Emergency Food Services Program in Broward County provides immediate assistance to individuals and families in crisis and offers resources to help support self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

MaliVai Washington Kids Foundation

www.malwashington.com

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

TnT (Tennis-n-Tutoring) provides children and youth in Jacksonville with after-school academic assistance, mentoring, fitness activities, life skills and character development lessons.

Nonprofit:

Metro Kids Konnection

www.metrokidsjax.org

Grant:

$35,545

Program:

Healthy Start Cafe provides children and youth from low-income families in Jacksonville with nutritious snacks and meals during after-school programming.

Nonprofit:

Minority Development and Empowerment

www.mdeinc.org

Grant:

$94,592

Program:

Funding to expand organizational resources and services.

Nonprofit:

Minority Development and Empowerment

www.mdeinc.org

Grant:

$261,983

Program:

Youth Bridge Program at Crystal Lake Middle School in Broward County provides year-round academic and life skills training and support services to youth and families.

Nonprofit:

Museum of Discovery and Science

www.mods.org

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

Transition to Independent Living Internship Program equips at-risk youth in Broward County with employment and career development opportunities.

Nonprofit:

New River Regional Children and Family Development Center

Grant:

$23,250

Program:

Aprendo Porque Juego (I Learn by Playing) after-school programming incorporates best early learning practices with fun activities to encourage academic success for recently immigrated children in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

NFTE South Florida

www.nfte.com

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Building the Entrepreneurial Community Program provides entrepreneurial training to students at Piper and Hollywood Hills high schools in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Northwest Federated Woman's Club Senior Center

(954) 714-3500

Grant:

$36,156

Program:

Provides day care, transportation, nursing assistance, and referrals to low-income seniors in northwest Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Oasis Compassion Agency, Inc.

www.oasiscompassion.org

Grant:

$45,000

Program:

Career and Women's Centers provide comprehensive case management and resources to help stabilize the economic circumstances of women and families in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Opportunity, Inc. Early Childhood Learning Center

www.opportunitypbc.org

Grant:

$40,000

Program:

Early Childhood Program enhances learning experiences for preschool students in Palm Beach County by providing educational and family programming and support.

Nonprofit:

Oscar Thomas Foundation

www.oscarthomas.org

Grant:

$78,000

Program:

Empowerment Through Literacy Summer Camp in Broward County provides educational instruction, enrichment and inter-generational activities for Lauderhill students in grades K-5 to prepare them for the next academic year.

Nonprofit:

PACE Center for Girls, Palm Beach

www.pacecenter.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

SPIRITED GIRLS! provides young women with support in academics and essential life skills development for more successful futures.

Nonprofit:

The Salvation Army

www.salvationarmyflorida.org/fortlauderdale/

Grant:

$124,045

Program:

Plymouth Colony in Broward County provides transitional housing, case management and life skills training to equip families for independence and self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

The Salvation Army

www.salvationarmyflorida.org/fortlauderdale/

Grant:

$51,286

Program:

Housing Stability Case Management for Families provides families at risk of homelessness and families transitioning out of shelter in Broward County with services and resources to stabilize and sustain self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

Sanctuary on 8th Street

www.sanctuaryon8th.org

Grant:

$22,000

Program:

After-School Academics provides reading instruction, tutoring and enrichment activities to students in Duval County.

Nonprofit:

Second Harvest North Florida

www.wenourishhope.org

Grant:

$14,000

Program:

BackPack Program in Duval County provides nutritious food to hungry children and their families.

Nonprofit:

The Senior Life Foundation, Inc.

www.seniorlifejax.com

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

Lifelines for Seniors provides immediate emergency assistance to seniors in Jacksonville who are facing economic uncertainty.

Nonprofit:

SOS Children's Villages - Florida

www.sosflorida.com

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

After-Care Program provides teens in foster care and young adults transitioning into independence in Broward County with the tools necessary to improve their life skills, academic outcomes and career options.

Nonprofit:

South Florida Science Center and Aquarium

www.sfsciencecenter.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Science Passport Program provides science learning opportunities and museum field trips for children in Title I elementary schools in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Spirit of Giving Network

www.spiritofgivingnetwork.com

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Community Back to School Bash provides children in Palm Beach County with the necessary supplies to begin their school year with confidence.

Nonprofit:

The Sulzbacher Center

www.sulzbachercenter.org

Grant:

$135,788

Program:

Emergency Shelter Services for Homeless Families provides transitional housing, case management and employment preparation to equip families for self-sufficiency in Duval County.

Nonprofit:

Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center

www.susanbanthonycenter.org

Grant:

$127,009

Program:

Stop the Cycle Educational / Vocational Program and Childrens Counseling Program in Broward County provide support and resources to help women with children recover from addiction and transition into self-sufficiency with a healthier lifestyle.

Nonprofit:

United Way of Broward County

www.unitedwaybroward.org

Grant:

$225,000

Program:

Project Lifeline Food Distribution Program provides for the purchase and distribution of nutritious groceries and fresh produce to food pantries throughout Broward County.

Nonprofit:

United Way of Broward County Commission on Substance Abuse

www.drugfreebroward.org

Grant:

$188,014

Program:

Choose Peace Stop Violence provides support and coordination of Broward Countys initiative to promote safer, healthier and more engaged communities.

Nonprofit:

United Way of Palm Beach County

www.unitedwaypbc.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Provides food boxes to the hungry in Palm Beach County through Feed the Hungry Food Bank.

Nonprofit:

Vita Nova Inc.

www.vitanovainc.org

Grant:

$70,000

Program:

Vita Nova Village Case Management and Peer Mentoring provides safe housing and holistic support for former foster care youth transitioning into adulthood in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Vita Nova Inc.

www.vitanovainc.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Support to develop a comprehensive transition to independence living plan for foster youth in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

West Palm Beach Library Foundation

www.wpblf.org/

Grant:

$67,743

Program:

Childrens Homework Center at the Mandel Public Library provides a safe and supportive place in Palm Beach County for elementary students to learn, study and interact with their peers and families.

Nonprofit:

Women In Distress

www.womenindistress.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Childrens Program provides intervention, support services and counseling to children and teens affected by domestic violence.

Nonprofit:

Women's Circle

www.womenscircle.org

Grant:

$35,000

Program:

Educational Programs for Women provide training in computer and job development skills to low-income women in Boynton Beach.

Nonprofit:

YMCA of Broward County

www.ymcabroward.org

Grant:

$93,750

Program:

Community Senior Health Program provides low-income seniors with fitness activities, health management and wellness instruction to enhance their emotional and physical well-being.

Nonprofit:

YMCA of Broward County

www.ymcabroward.org

Grant:

$2,125

Program:

Provides nutritious snacks, lunches and incentives to Blanche Ely High School students attending the 21st Century Learning Center FCAT Super Saturday program through Children's Services Council of Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Young At Art Museum

www.youngatartmuseum.org

Grant:

$41,958

Program:

ArtREACH provides an arts-based academic curriculum for homeless children in Broward County in a creative after-school environment that nurtures artistic, emotional and educational growth.

Nonprofit:

Youth Crisis Center, Inc.

www.ycc.org

Grant:

$210,000

Program:

Touchstone Village in Jacksonville provides transitional housing and comprehensive academic and life skills instruction to homeless youth and those aging out of foster care, to prepare them for independence and successful futures.

Total 2012 Grants

$9,045,499