The Jim Moran Foundation 2021 Grants

NONPROFIT

GRANT

PROGRAM

Nonprofit:

2-1-1 Broward

www.211-broward.org

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

COVID response grant to support 2-1-1 Helpline counselors to meet increased demand for services.

Nonprofit:

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

www.adoptafamilypbc.org

Grant:

$250,000

Program:

Julian Place provides families with affordable housing and resources to help them gain self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

Arc Broward

www.arcbroward.com

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Challenge grant to support opportunities for people with disabilities and other life challenges to realize their full potential.

Nonprofit:

The Arc Jacksonville

www.arcjacksonville.org

Grant:

$750,000

Program:

In recognition of The Jim Moran Foundation's 20th Anniversary, a special grant was awarded for The Lodge, Florida’s first transitional community housing for adults diagnosed with an intellectual and/or developmental disability and a co-occurring mental health disorder.

Nonprofit:

Ashanti Cultural Arts

www.ashanticulturalarts.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Provides arts enrichment through literacy, music, dance and wellness classes in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Broward County

www.bbbsbroward.org

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

Support for mentors, mentees and their parents to help children realize their greatest potential.

Nonprofit:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Broward County

www.bbbsbroward.org

Grant:

$250,000

Program:

In recognition of The Jim Moran Foundation's 20th Anniversary, a lead gift with an additional $250,000 matching challenge grant was awarded for the Bigger, Better, Stronger Campaign to recruit additional mentors for children on the waitlist.

Nonprofit:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County

www.bgcpbc.org

Grant:

$250,000

Program:

Career Bound 2.0 at the Belle Glade Teen Center provides career exploration, academic assistance and work-based learning experiences for Club members and alumni.

Nonprofit:

Camelot Community Care, Inc.

www.camelotcommunitycare.org

Grant:

$88,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Center for Child Counseling

www.centerforchildcounseling.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Childhood Trauma Response Program provides counseling for children and families in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Center for Trauma Counseling

www.palmbeachmentalhealth.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

HOPE Mobile Unit at the Boca Raton and Delray Beach Boys & Girls Clubs provides mental health and wellness services to Club members and their families.

Nonprofit:

Children's Literacy Initiative

www.cli.org

Grant:

$41,000

Program:

Provides training and coaching for Broward County elementary school teachers to improve early literacy instruction and outcomes.

Nonprofit:

Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida, Inc.

www.coasttocoastlegalaid.org

Grant:

$333,634

Program:

In collaboration with Goodman Jewish Family Services, Senior Citizen Continuum of Care Project provides vulnerable seniors at risk of homelessness in Broward County with legal services, case management, wraparound services and emergency financial assistance for long-term self-sufficiency in their homes.

Nonprofit:

Communities In Schools of Jacksonville

www.cisjax.org

Grant:

$350,500

Program:

Student Enrichment Program provides comprehensive in-school dropout prevention services for Duval County high school students.

Nonprofit:

Community Based Connections, Inc.

www.communitybasedconnections.com

Grant:

$45,000

Program:

Fatherhood Mentoring Program encourages and equips fathers and male caregivers in Broward County to be more positively engaged with their children.

Nonprofit:

Community Foundation of Broward

www.cfbroward.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Community Partners of South Florida

www.cp-cto.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Child and Family Mental Health Services provides therapeutic and supportive services in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Connect to Greatness, Inc.

www.connect2greatness.com

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Mission support to empower and inspire African American/Black boys to become leaders and changemakers in the world.

Nonprofit:

CROS Ministries

www.crosministries.org

Grant:

$70,000

Program:

In recognition of The Jim Moran Foundation's 20th Anniversary, a special multi-year grant was awarded to support its Gleaning and Food Pantry programs to provide groceries, fresh produce and delivery service for the hungry in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Daily Manna Serving Center, Inc.

(904) 423-6361

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

Strengthening Our Seniors provides for the basic needs of those who are hungry and hurting in Duval County.

Nonprofit:

Daniel Cantor Senior Center

www.cantorcenter.com

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Mission support to provide a safe and engaging place for seniors to thrive and remain independent during COVID-19.

Nonprofit:

Digital Vibez

www.digitalvibez.org

Grant:

$42,000

Program:

Summer Camp at Crossroads Community Center provides children in the Glades with academic, artistic, cultural and recreational activities in a fun and safe environment.

Nonprofit:

Dress for Success Palm Beaches

www.palmbeaches.dressforsuccess.org

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Road to Success Job Readiness Program provides employment preparation, mentoring and placement for unemployed and underemployed women.

Nonprofit:

El Sol, Jupiter's Neighborhood Resource Center

www.friendsofelsol.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Challenge grant in support of its mission to improve the quality of life for the residents of Jupiter and surrounding communities by providing services primarily to day laborers, their children and families.

Nonprofit:

Family Promise of Jacksonville

www.familypromisejax.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Stable Families, Stronger Communities provides homeless families with shelter, resources and services to secure stable housing and long-term self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

Family Promise of North Central Palm Beach County

www.familypromisencpbc.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

LIFE (Learning Inspires Family Excellence) provides homeless families with shelter, resources and services to secure stable housing and long-term self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

Family Promise of South Palm Beach County

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:

Faulk Center for Counseling

www.faulkcenterforcounseling.org

Grant:

$41,500

Program:

SOS (Serving our Seniors) and SAGES (Senior Adult Group Experiences) enrich the lives of seniors in Broward and Palm Beach counties through wellness support, engagement and social connections.

Nonprofit:

Fillet for Friends

www.filletforfriends.org

Grant:

$5,000

Program:

Mission support to provide fresh fish to nonprofits feeding the hungry in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

FLIPANY

www.flipany.org

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

Summer Food Service program provides children in Belle Glade and Pahokee with healthy food, nutrition education and recreational activities.

Nonprofit:

Florida Atlantic University Foundation, Inc.

www.fauf.fau.edu

Grant:

$42,000

Program:

K-8 Summer Academic Camp provides learning and enrichment to prepare students for success in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Florida Atlantic University Foundation, Inc.

www.fauf.fau.edu

Grant:

$68,000

Program:

Operating support for the Louis & Anne Green Memory & Wellness Center to expand capacity during COVID that offers compassionate care, innovative services, outreach and education to those with memory loss and their families.

Nonprofit:

Florida Outreach Center for the Blind, Inc.

www.blindfocb.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Capacity building in support of its mission to integrate blind and visually-impaired persons into the social, economic, and spiritual lives of their community.

Nonprofit:

Florida State University Foundation

www.jimmorancollege.fsu.edu

Grant:

$1,500,000

Program:

Supports the Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship at Florida State University; further expands outreach programs at the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship; and funds the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans Accelerate and Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans’ Families programs to offer experiential training and small business management.

Nonprofit:

Gateway Community Outreach, Inc.

www.gcoflorida.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Generation

www.usa.generation.org/jacksonville

Grant:

$150,000

Program:

ReGeneration empowers unemployed and under-employed adults in Duval County to build thriving careers.

Nonprofit:

Goodwill Industries of North Florida, Inc.

www.goodwilljax.org

Grant:

$80,000

Program:

A-STEP supports low-income adults in the completion of a certification or degree to create a pathway toward success and self-sufficiency.

Nonprofit:

HACER Ministry Corp.

www.hacerus.org

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

Food Pantry Program provides nutritious groceries to the hungry in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Hart Felt Ministries

www.hartfelt.org

Grant:

$60,000

Program:

The Hart Fund and transportation services provide frail seniors in Duval County with compassionate care and resources to remain independent.

Nonprofit:

Harvest Drive, Inc.

www.harvestdriveflorida.com

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Provides nutritious food and other essentials at Thanksgiving and throughout the year for children and families in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Palm Beach County, Inc.

www.hmhbpbc.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Basics4Babies provides formula, baby food, diapers, and other necessities to families with newborns and infants.

Nonprofit:

Hispanic Unity of Florida

www.hispanicunity.org

Grant:

$500,000

Program:

In recognition of The Jim Moran Foundation's 20th Anniversary, a special grant was awarded to produce and respond to the State of Hispanic Broward report's findings.

Nonprofit:

Holy Cross Health

www.holy-cross.com

Grant:

$1,000,000

Program:

In recognition of The Jim Moran Foundation's 20th Anniversary, a special grant was awarded for building renovations to open the People First Health Center that will offer compassionate, holistic and quality primary medical care in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

House of Hope

www.houseofhope.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Road to Independence Program provides education, case management and employment pathways to help men and women in recovery achieve self-sufficiency in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Hunger Fight, Inc.

www.hungerfight.org

Grant:

$5,200

Program:

The Imagination Library provides books to preschool children in Duval County to encourage a lifelong love of reading.

Nonprofit:

Jack & Jill Children's Center

www.jackandjillcenter.org

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

Family Strengthening Program provides parent training and resources for families in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Jacksonville Humane Society

www.jaxhumane.org

Grant:

$140,000

Program:

Pawsitive Reading Education program helps children improve their literacy skills, receive take-home books and attend camps and other opportunities to learn kindness and compassion for animals and each other.

Nonprofit:

Kids In Distress, Inc.

www.kidinc.org

Grant:

$175,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Kidz Count

www.kidzcountinc.org

Grant:

$10,000

Program:

Provides youth in Broward County with financial literacy education.

Nonprofit:

Lighthouse of Broward County, Inc.

www.lhob.org

Grant:

$300,000

Program:

Workforce Solutions provides support for career training and employment opportunities for visually-impaired adults.

Nonprofit:

Literacy Alliance of Northeast Florida

www.literacyallnefl.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Operational support to empower adults in Duval County to achieve their greatest potential through literacy.

Nonprofit:

The Lord's Place

www.thelordsplace.org

Grant:

$200,000

Program:

Family Campus Transitional Housing provides comprehensive services, resources and housing to stabilize families and create pathways to independence.

Nonprofit:

Meals on Wheels South Florida

www.mowsoflo.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

Emergency Meals for Seniors Program provides nutritious meals for those in Broward County who are returning to their homes after an illness.

Nonprofit:

Miami Diaper Bank, Inc.

www.miamidiaperbank.com

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Core Diaper Distribution Program to provide diapers and other baby essentials to struggling families in Broward and Palm Beach counties.

Nonprofit:

Morningday Community Solutions, Inc.

www.morningdaycommunitysolutions.org

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

Warehouse Shopping Program provides furnishings and other office and home items to nonprofits and their clients in Broward and Palm Beach counties.

Nonprofit:

Museum of Discovery and Science Inc.

www.mods.org

Grant:

$70,000

Program:

EMPYRE Internship Program equips youth in Broward County who have barriers to employment with career development opportunities.

Nonprofit:

Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition

www.nefhealthystart.org

Grant:

$150,000

Program:

In recognition of The Jim Moran Foundation's 20th Anniversary, a special multi-year grant was awarded for the Fatherhood PRIDE program to provide education and support for fathers and father figures through case management, group education and one-on-one mentoring in Duval County.

Nonprofit:

Northwest Federated Woman's Club of Broward County

www.nwfwc.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Operational support to provide day programming and wellness activities for seniors.

Nonprofit:

The Pet Project

www.thepetprojectfl.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Senior Pet Retention Program helps seniors and their animal companions remain happy, healthy and together by providing food, veterinary care and other services.

Nonprofit:

Police Athletic League of Jacksonville, Inc.

www.jaxpal.com

Grant:

$53,000

Program:

Provides JaxPAL children and their families with behavioral health counseling services and support.

Nonprofit:

Preparing Tomorrow's Leaders Today

www.preparingleaders.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Summer camp provides academic enrichment, leadership skills and recreational activities for children in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Restoration Bridge International

www.restorationbridge.com

Grant:

$40,000

Program:

Saturday Pantry and Food Distribution provides healthy groceries to individuals and families in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

The Salvation Army of Northeast Florida

www.salvationarmyflorida.org/jacksonville

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

Help for Families in Need & Crisis Program provides case management and pathways toward self-sufficiency with connections to housing and resources.

Nonprofit:

Sandoway Discovery Center

www.sandoway.org

Grant:

$45,000

Program:

Education and Animal Care Program encourages environmental awareness and learning through interactive animal encounters and take-home books for elementary school students in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Scholar Career Coaching, Inc.

www.scholarcc.com

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Mentoring and ACT/SAT Tutoring Program provides high school students in Palm Beach County with academic assistance and college preparation.

Nonprofit:

Second Chance Initiative, Inc.

www.her2ndchance.org

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Work and Wellness Program for Women in Recovery encourages and empowers women in Palm Beach County to succeed and thrive during their transition back into the workforce.

Nonprofit:

Seniors on a Mission

www.seniorsonamission.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

In recognition of The Jim Moran Foundation's 20th Anniversary, a special multi-year grant was awarded to provide seniors with engagement and team-oriented mission trips to support local nonprofits through its Going Mobile initiative.

Nonprofit:

Seniors on a Mission

www.seniorsonamission.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Provides team-oriented volunteer opportunities in partnership with local nonprofits in Duval County to help seniors remain engaged and independent.

Nonprofit:

South Florida Institute on Aging

www.thesofia.org

Grant:

$65,000

Program:

SoFIA Tech Services provide community-based and virtual technology training to increase digital literacy skills, alleviate social isolation and improve overall quality of life for seniors in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

South Florida Institute on Aging

www.thesofia.org

Grant:

$100,000

Program:

SoFIA Care provides vulnerable seniors in Broward County with companionship, respite care and resources to prevent isolation and support independence.

Nonprofit:

Spirit of Giving Network

www.spiritofgivingnetwork.com

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

StreetWaves Corporation

www.streetwaves.org

Grant:

$23,500

Program:

Summer Swim and Surf Camp in Deerfield Beach provides youth with swimming proficiency lessons, ocean and environmental awareness, and surfing instruction.

Nonprofit:

Student ACES

www.studentacesforleadership.com

Grant:

$30,000

Program:

Solar Employment Project inspires and connects high school students in Belle Glade to employment opportunities through mentoring, academic assistance and career readiness.

Nonprofit:

Suits For Seniors, Inc.

www.suitsforseniors.org

Grant:

$20,000

Program:

College Readiness Program provides leadership development and encourages career exploration and positive self-image for high school schools in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Sweet Dream Makers

www.sweetdreammakers.org

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

A Bed of My Own provides children and families in Broward and Palm Beach counties with new beds and bedding essentials.

Nonprofit:

TaskForce Fore Ending Homelessness, Inc.

www.taskforceoutreach.org

Grant:

$83,000

Program:

Elder Haven & Hope Program reaches out to homeless seniors in Broward County with emergency support and temporary shelter until more permanent housing can be secured.

Nonprofit:

United Way of Palm Beach County

www.unitedwaypbc.org

Grant:

$15,000

Program:

Family Weekend Backpack Program provides nutritious food during the school year for elementary school students.

Nonprofit:

United Way of Palm Beach County

www.unitedwaypbc.org

Grant:

$75,000

Program:

Help the Helpers Initiative supports the well-being of nonprofit staff who responded and continue to respond to increased demand for services during COVID-19.

Nonprofit:

Vita Nova, Inc.

www.vitanovainc.org

Grant:

$140,000

Program:

In recognition of The Jim Moran Foundation's 20th Anniversary, a special multi-year grant was awarded for renovations to Vita Nova Village to support transitional housing for homeless and former foster care youth in Palm Beach County.

Nonprofit:

Women's Center of Jacksonville

www.womenscenterofjax.org

Grant:

$60,000

Program:

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

Nonprofit:

Women's Center of Jacksonville

www.womenscenterofjax.org

Grant:

$50,000

Program:

Resiliency Program provides coping skills, support and counseling for women participating in adult basic education who are also dealing with trauma to help them create strong, healthy and bright futures.

Nonprofit:

YMCA of South Florida

www.ymcasouthflorida.org

Grant:

$110,000

Program:

Community Senior Health Program provides fitness activities, health management and wellness classes to enhance the quality of life for seniors in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

YMCA of South Florida

www.ymcasouthflorida.org

Grant:

$35,000

Program:

Provides children with an enriching and safe on-site summer camp experience at the ArtHouse in the Northwest Gardens Community in Broward County.

Nonprofit:

Young Singers of the Palm Beaches

www.yspb.org

Grant:

$25,000

Program:

Mission support and Choir in the Glades virtual programming during COVID-19 to provide music education and creative engagement for young singers.

Total 2021 Grants to Date

$9,426,334