The Jim Moran Foundation 2015 Grants

NONPROFIT

GRANT

PROGRAM

Nonprofit:

211 Broward

www.211-broward.org

Grant:

$48,381

Program:

Senior Touchline Program provides daily contact for vulnerable seniors in Broward County to ensure their well-being and security while remaining independent in their homes.

Nonprofit:

211 Palm Beach/Treasure Coast

www.211palmbeach.org

Grant:

$47,434

Program:

Sunshine Telephone Reassurance Program provides daily contact for vulnerable seniors to ensure their well-being and security while remaining independent in their homes.

Nonprofit:

4KIDS of South Florida

www.4kidsofsfl.org

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

Spirit of Success Institute (SOSI) provides young adults with the skills and support to successfully transition into independence.

Nonprofit:

Adopt-A-Family of the Palm Beaches, Inc.

www.adoptafamilypbc.org

Grant:

$48,200

Program:

Housing Stabilization Program provides financial assistance and case management services to help families remain in their homes.

Nonprofit:

Aid To Victims Of Domestic Abuse, Inc. (AVDA)

www.avdaonline.org

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

Casa Vegso Transitional Housing provides shelter and resources to stabilize and equip families in Palm Beach County affected by domestic violence to live safer, healthier lives.

Nonprofit:

ARC Broward

www.arcbroward.com

Grant:

$250,000

Program:

In recognition of Jim Moran's 97th birthday, a special grant was awarded for the Culinary Institute expansion and modernization of commercial and teaching kitchens, classrooms and event areas to help individuals with disabilities and other life challenges gain career skills and long term self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

The Arc Jacksonville

www.arcjacksonville.org

Grant:

$322,600

Program:

In recognition of Jim Moran's 97th birthday, a special grant was awarded for the The Arc Village to provide individuals with disabilities a neighborhood of affordable housing with support services to create a pathway to independence.

Nonprofit:

BASCA, Inc.

www.bascainc.org

Grant:

$40,000

Program:

Building Abilities to Grow Program provides job training to individuals with disabilities in Duval County and connects them with gainful employment.

Nonprofit:

BEAM (Beaches Emergency Assistance Ministry)

www.jaxbeam.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Emergency Assistance for the Elderly Program provides low-income seniors in Duval County with the resources necessary to remain independent in their homes.

Nonprofit:

Best Foot Forward Foundation

www.bestfoot.org

Grant:

$49,950

Program:

Grounded for Life – College Advocacy Horizons Program provides academic support to Palm Beach County students in the child welfare system.

Nonprofit:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida

www.bbbsnefl.org

Grant:

$49,700

Program:

Little Steps Big Futures Program provides students in Duval County with mentoring and connections to academic enrichment to help prepare them for successful futures.

Nonprofit:

Boca Helping Hands

www.bocahelpinghands.org

Grant:

$58,646

Program:

Esperanza Catering at Boca Helping Hands provides participants with job skills, hospitality training and interview opportunities to secure gainful employment.

Nonprofit:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County

www.bgcbc.org

Grant:

$271,482

Program:

Saturday Extension Program provides children and youth with weekend recreational and academic activities along with nutritious snacks and meals in a safe and 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:

$129,885

Program:

Training Club at the Marjorie S. Fisher Boys & Girls Club provides professional development to support staff to help improve the club members’ overall experience.

Nonprofit:

Broward Housing Solutions

www.browardhousingsolutions.org

Grant:

$42,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Broward Meals on Wheels

www.bmow.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Emergency Meals for Seniors Program provides nutritious meals to seniors who are transitioning back to their homes after an illness and are in need of a helping hand in Broward County for a healthy recovery.

Nonprofit:

Broward Partnership

www.bphi.org

Grant:

$269,000

Program:

Families First! provides homeless families with the support and resources to more rapidly achieve housing stability and self-sufficiency in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Broward Partnership

www.bphi.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Partners in Health Program provides homeless individuals and families with health care, education and preventative services.

Nonprofit:

Camelot Community Care

www.camelotcommunitycare.org

Grant:

$78,901

Program:

Life Transitions Program provides extended independent living services and support for at-risk young adults in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Cathedral Arts Project

www.capkids.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Changing Young Lives Through the Arts – Theatre/Civics Program provides middle school students in Duval County with educational arts enrichment.

Nonprofit:

Cathedral Community Development Corporation

(954) 725-7611

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Tutoring Program provides academic support in reading and math for elementary students in Deerfield Beach.

Nonprofit:

Center for Family Services of Palm Beach

www.ctrfam.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

REACH (Responding to Emergencies & Altering the Crisis of Homelessness) Program provides families at risk of homelessness with the necessary resources and support to achieve housing stability.

Nonprofit:

ChildNet

www.childnet.org

Grant:

$1,500

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Children's Harbor

www.childrensharbor.org

Grant:

$89,292

Program:

Academic & Life Skills Program provides academic support, tutoring, mentoring and life skills training for children and teens in its Sibling Homes and Residential Maternity Home in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Children's Home Society of Florida

www.chsfl.org/palmbeach

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Skills for Life Program provides life skills training, coaching and support for young adults in foster care in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Children's Services Council of Broward County

www.cscbroward.org

Grant:

$200,000

Program:

Collaborative funding supports children in the care of relatives or friends with services and resources to sustain a stable home life while caregivers work toward creating stronger, healthier families.

Nonprofit:

Children's Services Council of Broward County

www.cscbroward.org

Grant:

$340,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Children's Services Council of Broward County

www.cscbroward.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Broward Reads for the Record provides every child in pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classes with a book to participate in a countywide initiative celebrating literacy and early learning.

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:

$80,410

Program:

Teen Center provides youth with after-school educational and recreational activities including evenings and weekends in a safe, engaging environment.

Nonprofit:

Clara White Mission

www.clarawhitemission.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Feeding Program provides meals and emergency services to the hungry and hurting in Duval County.

Nonprofit:

College Summit

www.collegesummit.org

Grant:

$40,000

Program:

Builds a college-going culture in Broward County high schools by setting expectations and engaging students in college preparedness.

Nonprofit:

Communities In Schools of Jacksonville

www.cisjax.org

Grant:

$224,280

Program:

Student Enrichment Program provides comprehensive in-school dropout prevention services for at-risk students attending elementary and high schools in Duval County.

Nonprofit:

Community Caring Center of Boynton Beach

www.cccgbb.org

Grant:

$35,400

Program:

Senior Veggie Mobile provides low-income seniors in Boynton Beach with fresh produce, emergency assistance and engagement.

Nonprofit:

Community Caring Center of Boynton Beach, Inc.

www.cccgbb.org

Grant:

$175,000

Program:

Expansion of senior support services by increasing the capacity of the Senior Veggie Mobile Program.

Nonprofit:

Community Connections of Jacksonville, Inc.

Grant:

$268,900

Program:

Safety Net and Prevention (SNAP) and Senior SNAP Programs provide seniors, homeless families and those at risk of homelessness with services and resources to secure and maintain stable housing.

Nonprofit:

Community Foundation of Broward

www.cfbroward.org

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Community Health Outreach

www.chojax.org

Grant:

$33,550

Program:

Food Pantry Program provides healthy food and referral services to the hungry in Duval County.

Nonprofit:

Covenant House Florida

www.covenanthousefl.org

Grant:

$70,000

Program:

Project Empower provides homeless and runaway youth in Broward County with academic instruction and tutoring to help equip them for successful futures.

Nonprofit:

CROS Ministries

www.crosministries.org

Grant:

$140,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Daniel D. Cantor Senior Center

www.cantorcenter.com

Grant:

$60,000

Program:

Senior Day and Living Room Programs provide seniors in Broward County with engaging traditional day programs and support services, as well as transitional activities to maintain a healthy and independent lifestyle.

Nonprofit:

Daniel Memorial, Inc.

www.danielkids.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Project Prepare provides homeless young adults in Duval County with tools and resources to secure stable housing and transition into independence.

Nonprofit:

Deerfield Beach Middle School

www.deerfieldbeachmiddle.org

Grant:

$37,996

Program:

Mentoring Tomorrow’s Leaders provides students with educational support, peer-to-peer role modeling and engagement to help prepare them for successful futures.

Nonprofit:

DePorres Place Adult Literacy Center

www.deporresplace.org

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Adult Literacy Program provides basic education and ESOL classes to individuals in Palm Beach County to empower them to achieve their greatest potential through literacy.

Nonprofit:

Dress for Success Palm Beaches

www.dressforsuccess.org/palmbeaches

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

New Directions: Women Moving Forward Faster! provides employment preparation, mentoring and job placement for unemployed and underemployed women.

Nonprofit:

Families First of Palm Beach County

www.familiesfirstpbc.org

Grant:

$59,082

Program:

Kin Support Project assists families who are raising a loved one's children with services and support to ensure a stable, nurturing home life and the children's safety and well-being.

Nonprofit:

Family Promise of Jacksonville

www.familypromisejax.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Back to Work, Back to Home provides homeless families with shelter and resources to secure stable housing and regain self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

Family Promise of North / Central Palm Beach County

www.familypromisencpbc.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Case Management provides homeless families with shelter and resources to help them achieve self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

Family Promise of South Palm Beach County, Inc.

www.familypromisespbc.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Road to Independence Program provides homeless families with shelter, resources and services to secure stable housing and long-term self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

Farmworker Coordinating Council of Palm Beach County, Inc.

www.farmworkercouncil.com

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

BRIDGE (Bringing Resources and Information to Develop Gains in Education) provides children with educational assistance and family engagement to help improve academic outcomes.

Nonprofit:

Faulk Center for Counseling

www.faulkcenterforcounseling.org

Grant:

$28,500

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Firewall Centers

www.firewallcenters.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

T.H.I.N.K. Leadership Program provides students at Crystal Lake Middle School with educational tools, mentorship and resources to help prepare them for more successful futures.

Nonprofit:

The FLITE Center

www.flitecenter.org

Grant:

$53,398

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

The FLITE Center

www.flitecenter.org

Grant:

$97,615

Program:

TIL (Transitional Independent Living) Housing Coordination Program provides former foster care youth in Broward County with assistance in locating and securing safe, affordable housing.

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 Florida’s business owners and expands outreach into South Florida.

Nonprofit:

Florida Youth Orchestra

www.floridayouthorchestra.org

Grant:

$40,850

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:

Friends of Foster Children of Palm Beach County, Inc.

www.friendsoffosterchildren.com

Grant:

$35,200

Program:

Kinship Connections Program provides support and resources to seniors caring for their grandchildren and other young children who have been removed from their homes.

Nonprofit:

Gateway Community Outreach

www.gcoflorida.org

Grant:

$51,000

Program:

Jumpstart Program provides food and emergency services to hungry and hurting families in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

The Glades Initiative, Inc.

www.gladesinitiative.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Connecting the Glades provides families and nonprofits with coordinated health and human services and resources.

Nonprofit:

Gratitude House, Inc.

www.gratitudehouse.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Child Care Program provides mothers and their young children in Palm Beach County with the necessary support and treatment to improve their overall well-being.

Nonprofit:

Gulfstream Goodwill Industries, Inc.

www.gulfstreamgoodwill.com

Grant:

$55,046

Program:

Good Leaders Program provides at-risk youth in Palm Beach County with mentoring and enrichment activities.

Nonprofit:

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

www.homesfl.org

Grant:

$89,579

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:

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

www.homesfl.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

TIL (Transitional Independent Living) Internship Program provides safe and supportive housing and internship opportunities for young adults in Broward County transitioning into independent living.

Nonprofit:

HANDY, Inc.

www.handyinc.org

Grant:

$95,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Hart Felt Ministries

www.hartfelt.org

Grant:

$35,000

Program:

The Hart Fund provides frail seniors with compassionate care and resources to remain independent.

Nonprofit:

Harvest Drive Inc.

(954) 444-5548

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Heart for Children

(904) 619-6792

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

Summer Camp provides students in Duval County with support and academic enrichment in a safe, nurturing environment.

Nonprofit:

Henderson Behavioral Health

www.hendersonbh.org

Grant:

$36,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Hispanic Unity of Florida

www.hispanicunity.org

Grant:

$350,000

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 services.

Nonprofit:

HomeSafe

www.helphomesafe.org

Grant:

$250,000

Program:

In recognition of Jim Moran's 97th birthday, a special grant was awarded for the Independent Living Housing Program in Palm Beach County that provides safe, supportive transitional housing to young adults working toward independence.

Nonprofit:

HomeSafe

www.helphomesafe.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

LifeSkills Program equips teens ages 13-17 residing at HomeSafe in Palm Beach County with life skills training to support self-sufficiency and young adults aging out of foster care with the tools and resources to successfully transition into independence.

Nonprofit:

HomeSafe

www.helphomesafe.org

Grant:

$70,655

Program:

LifeSkills and Education Services Program provides young adults in Palm Beach County who are aging out of foster care with the tools and resources necessary to become independent and self-sufficient.

Nonprofit:

HomeSafe

www.helphomesafe.org

Grant:

$16,500

Program:

Emergency funds to transition families and individuals into stable housing in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

HOPE Outreach Center

www.hopeoutreachfl.org

Grant:

$35,000

Program:

Emergency Assistance Program provides those in circumstantial crisis with the necessary resources to help stabilize their lives and maintain self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

Hubbard House

www.hubbardhouse.org

Grant:

$73,400

Program:

Emergency Shelter and Services Program provides a safe place for families affected by domestic violence in Duval County to heal and prepare for brighter futures.

Nonprofit:

Impact Broward

www.impactbroward.org

Grant:

$19,762

Program:

Relief for Caregivers Program provides respite care for caregivers to help maintain their well being while their loved ones remain in their homes.

Nonprofit:

Impact Broward

www.impactbroward.org

Grant:

$59,580

Program:

Senior Companion Program provides frail and homebound seniors with companionship and resources to maintain a healthier, independent lifestyle.

Nonprofit:

Jack and Jill Children's Center

www.jackandjillcenter.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Family Strengthening Program provides parent training and resources to families throughout Broward County.

Nonprofit:

JAFCO

www.jafco.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Independent Living Program provides housing, life skills training and support for at-risk youth in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Jewish Family & Community Services, Inc.

www.jfcsjax.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Family Life Education Program provides families in the New Town area in Jacksonville with the necessary tools and resources to improve their overall health and well-being.

Nonprofit:

Junior Achievement of North Florida

www.jajax.com

Grant:

$72,000

Program:

Financial Literacy & Economics of Healthy Eating for Youth provides financial and nutritional education for at-risk elementary school students at the Mitchell Community Center in the New Town Community in Jacksonville.

Nonprofit:

KID, Inc.

www.kidinc.org

Grant:

$150,000

Program:

Kinship Program provides resources, services and support to kinship families and children in their care.

Nonprofit:

KID, Inc.

www.kidinc.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Family Counseling Center provides therapeutic services for families with children at risk of neglect and abuse.

Nonprofit:

Learn to Read

www.learntoreadjax.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

JAX Reads empowers adults in Duval County to achieve their greatest potential through literacy.

Nonprofit:

Learning for Success, Inc.

www.kapowlfs.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Liberia Economic and Social Development

www.lesinc.us/

Grant:

$22,120

Program:

Food Pantry Program provides fresh, nutritious food to the hungry in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Lighthouse of Broward

www.lhob.org

Grant:

$75,003

Program:

Vital Living Program provides visually impaired seniors with the necessary tools and support to remain safe and independent.

Nonprofit:

The Lord's Place

www.thelordsplace.org

Grant:

$80,438

Program:

Family Campus Program provides homeless families in Palm Beach County with interim housing and resources to transition into stable housing.

Nonprofit:

Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida, Inc.

www.lssjax.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Health Begins Before Birth (HB3) Program provides high-risk expectant mothers with case management, nutritious food and other resources to help ensure healthy, full-term births.

Nonprofit:

MaliVai Washington Kids Foundation

www.malwashington.com

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Metro Kids Konnection

www.metrokidsjax.com

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

After-School Program provides children in Duval County with after-school educational enrichment in a safe environment.

Nonprofit:

Museum of Discovery and Science

www.mods.org

Grant:

$48,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

NFTE (Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship) South Florida

www.nfte.com

Grant:

$74,000

Program:

Building the Entrepreneurial Community Program provides entrepreneurship education for middle and high school students in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Northwest Federated Woman's Club Senior Center

(954) 714-3500

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Provides wellness activities and support for low-income seniors in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Norton Museum of Art

www.norton.org

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

PACE Program provides at-risk children and youth in Palm Beach County with academic enrichment through the arts.

Nonprofit:

OIC of South Florida

www.oicofsouthflorida.com

Grant:

$125,800

Program:

Pathways Program provides individuals in Broward County with tools and resources to gain or improve employment.

Nonprofit:

The Pantry of Broward

www.thepantryofbroward.org

Grant:

$57,500

Program:

Senior Housing Food Delivery Program provides low-income seniors with monthly nutritional food deliveries.

Nonprofit:

Police Athletic League of Jacksonville

www.jaxpal.com

Grant:

$94,200

Program:

Youth Education and Success (YES) After School Program provides students with academic support, positive mentorship and enrichment activities in a safe, engaging environment.

Nonprofit:

Russell Education Foundation

www.russelleducationfoundation.com

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Russell Reading Program provides students in Pompano Beach with literacy skills and after-school academic enrichment.

Nonprofit:

The Salvation Army of Northeast Florida

www.salvationarmynefl.org

Grant:

$105,000

Program:

Towers Center of Hope – Red Shield Lodge provides homeless women and families with shelter, services and support to achieve housing stability and self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

School District of Palm Beach County

www.palmbeachschools.org

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

A.C.C.E.S.S. Program provides older students with disabilities at Olympic Heights and Boynton Beach high schools with community-based educational activities, work experience and support.

Nonprofit:

Seniors on a Mission

www.seniorsonamission.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Provides seniors with team-oriented volunteer opportunities to help them remain engaged and independent.

Nonprofit:

South Florida Science Center and Aquarium

www.sfsciencecenter.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Speak Up For Kids of Palm Beach County, Inc.

www.speakupforkidspbc.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Guardian ad Litem Program provides support and advocacy for children in the dependency court system.

Nonprofit:

Spirit of Giving Network

www.spiritofgivingnetwork.com

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Street Beat Inc.

www.streetbeatincorporated.org

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

Children’s Summer Arts Program provides youth in the Glades with a full-day performing arts camp along with recreational activities and field trips.

Nonprofit:

The Sulzbacher Center

www.sulzbachercenter.org

Grant:

$191,907

Program:

Family Services, Career Education and After Care programs provide shelter, case management and employment preparation to equip homeless families in Duval County for self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

For The Children Inc.

www.forthechildrenfirst.org

Grant:

$10,022

Program:

ACT Boot Camp provides students at Lake Worth West High School with educational enrichment to prepare for college readiness.

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.

Nonprofit:

United Way of Palm Beach County

www.unitedwaypbc.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Provides food boxes to those in need through Feed the Hungry food pantry.

Nonprofit:

United Way of Palm Beach County

www.unitedwaypbc.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Unrestricted grant to Feed The Hungry designated by Dan and Jacquie Shorter as The Jim Moran Foundation Award honorees for 2015.

Nonprofit:

University of Florida Lastinger Center for Learning

www.lastingercenter.com

Grant:

$333,333

Program:

Early Learning Florida provides a statewide professional development system to improve the practices of early learning educators and create better academic outcomes for young children.

Nonprofit:

Urban League of Broward County

www.ulbroward.org

Grant:

$250,423

Program:

College Tour Program at Deerfield Beach High School prepares teens for success in school and post-secondary education through tutoring, SAT / ACT classes, assistance with college applications and resume writing, community service, life skills instruction and enrichment activities.

Nonprofit:

Urban Youth Impact

www.urbanyouthimpact.com

Grant:

$40,000

Program:

ReFrame Year Round Youth Work Program provides at-risk youth in Palm Beach County with academic assistance, employment readiness and internship opportunities.

Nonprofit:

Villages of Hope, Inc.

www.villagesofhope.net

Grant:

$27,380

Program:

Transitional Independent Living Program provides youth in Palm Beach County with housing and other support and resources to successfully transition into independent living.

Nonprofit:

Vita Nova Inc.

www.vitanovainc.org

Grant:

$161,770

Program:

Oasis Center provides young adults ages 18-25 who are disconnected from services in Palm Beach County with resources and support to successfully transition into independence.

Nonprofit:

West Jupiter Community Group Inc.

www.ewrunnerctr.org

Grant:

$35,000

Program:

Edna W. Runner Tutorial Center provides elementary and middle school students in Palm Beach County with academic enrichment and family strengthening activities.

Nonprofit:

West Palm Beach Library Foundation

www.wpb.org/mycitylibrary

Grant:

$27,342

Program:

Children’s Homework Center at the Mandel Public Library provides a safe and supportive place for elementary school students to learn, study and interact with their peers and families.

Nonprofit:

West Palm Beach Library Foundation

www.wpb.org/mycitylibrary

Grant:

$40,567

Program:

Teen Homework Center at the Mandel Public Library provides a safe and supportive place for middle and high school students to learn, study and interact with their peers and families.

Nonprofit:

Women & Wishes

www.womenandwishes.org

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Provides women in circumstantial crisis with support for essential needs in Broward and Palm Beach counties.

Nonprofit:

Women In Distress of Broward County, Inc.

www.womenindistress.org

Grant:

$130,000

Program:

Community Education & Prevention Program provides youth and adults with tools and resources to help prevent domestic violence through awareness and education.

Nonprofit:

Women's Center of Jacksonville

www.womenscenterofjax.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Expanded Horizons Literacy Program provides women with academic support and resources to equip them for learning and employment opportunities.

Nonprofit:

Women's Circle

www.womenscircle.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Educational Programs for Women provides instruction and job training skills to low-income women in Boynton Beach.

Nonprofit:

YMCA of South Florida

www.ymcasouthflorida.org

Grant:

$110,000

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:

Youth Crisis Center

www.youthcrisiscenter.org

Grant:

$66,000

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 2015 Grants

$9,952,479