ALIVE - $25,000
Emergency sanctuary and other services for children and adults affected by domestic violence.
eFamily Treehouse-TWIGS - $10,000
For free lunches provided to at-risk children during the summer months in the Metro East area.
Health Protection and Education Services - $9,480
Free health screening services and health education for uninsured and underserved individuals.
Humanitri - $20,000
Transitional housing for homeless families, mostly women and children, fleeing domestic violence.
Immigrant and Refugee Women's Program - $15,000
Classes in basic English provided by agency volunteers to foreign-born women in their homes.
The Little Bit Foundation - $25,000
Winter coats, hats, gloves and scarves made available to children in schools with high poverty levels.
Lydia's House - $15,000
Long-term care, support and follow-up services for victims of domestic violence.
The Maren Fund - $15,000
Academic and social support to help teens with Down Syndrome become more independent.
Near Southside Employment Coalition - $15,000
Computer and office skills training for adults who have experienced barriers to employment.
Perennial - $18,512
Teaching the creative reuse of discarded items to diverse populations, including women in transition.
Springboard to Learning - $20,050
Hands-on training in science, engineering and literacy for young, female minority students