Grant Making

Grant Summary

2018 Grant Summary

SUMMARY OF GRANTS APPROVED FISCAL YEAR 10/1/17 – 9/30/18

 

I. Cultural (31.44%)
A. Visual Arts (20.00%)
Museum of Contemporary Art for Strategic Plan support (1/25/18) $ 60,000.00
San Diego Museum of Art for Director of Programs (3/13/18) $  25,000.00
Library Association of La Jolla for Barrio Logan Managers (8/1/18) $  20,000.00
San Diego Railroad Museum for STEM education program (8/1/18) $  30,000.00
$ 135,000.00
B. Performing Arts (67.41%)
Moxie Theatre for Business Manager salary (10/5/17) $  25,000.00
San Diego Ballet for Executive Director transition (1/25/18) $  25,000.00
Playwrights Project for strategic planning and staffing infrastructure (3/13/18) $  20,000.00
San Diego Regional Arts & Coaliation for California Arts Council Matching Grant (3/13/18) $  5,000.00
NTC Foundation for consultant to design and equipment specs for new performance venue (3/13/18) $  50,000.00
Write Out Loud to strengthen infrastructure required to expand programming (5/8/18) $  20,000.00
San Diego Opera Association for the Words and Music program (5/8/18) $  40,000.00
ion theatre for the EducatiON! Program (5/8/18) $  20,000.00
San Diego Symphony for expenses related to implementation of the new strategic plan (5/8/18) $  150,000.00
Culture Shock Dance Troupe for debt reduction, rent & staff salaries (8/1/18) $  15,000.00
Old Globe Theatre to replace wireless microphone systems (8/1/18) $  60,000.00
The Roustabouts for capacity building, staffing & marketing (9/17/18) $  25,000.00
$  455,000.00
C. Museums/Zoo (12.59%)
Women’s Museum of California for an entry level Director of Development (10/5/17) $  15,000.00
Japanese Friendship Garden for outdoor exhibition space (12/1/17) $  20,000.00
San Diego Museum of Man to support new “PostSecret” exhibit (1/25/18) $  50,000.00
$ 85,000.00
$  675,000.00
II. Adult and Youth Services (39.89%)
A. Adult Services (57.73%)
Solutions for Change for salary of a full-time Grant Writer (10/5/17) $  20,000.00
Somali Family Service of San Diego for the Leaders in our Neighborhoods (LION) project (10/5/17) $  25,000.00
Oasis Institute for general operating expenses (12/1/17) $  20,000.00
St. Vincent de Paul Village for the Board merger/restructure of St. Vincent de Paul Village and S.V.D.P. Management, Inc. (12/1/17) $  40,000.00
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church for a commercial kitchen upgrade to suppport refugee women’s job training program (1/25/18) $ 25,000.00
SEAL Foundation for capacity building through new Constituent Resource Management software (3/13/18) $  20,000.00
Parent Institute for Quality Education for its Parent Engagement in Education program & STEM course for 90 low-income parents (5/8/18) $  22,500.00
USO San Diego for grant writing (5/8/18) $  20,000.00
San Diego Humane Society for the PAWS program 9/20/18) $  15,000.00
San Diego Community Land Trust for general capacity building (6/20/18) $  15,000.00
PATH for efforts to end homelessness in Central, Southeast County (6/20/18) $  15,000.00
Catholic Charities of San Diego for La Posada de Guadalupe, short-term housing for men (8/1/18) $  15,000.00
Foundation for Senior Wellbeing for the Information Resource Center (8/1/18) $  10,000.00
Jewish Family Services to increase legal service capacity for the San Diego Rapid Response Network program (9/17/18) $  100,000.00
Veterans Village of San Diego for the Combat Veterans program (9/17/18) $  15,000.00
Free to Thrive for its legal clinic (9/17/18) $  20,000.00
Crisis House for operating expenses (9/17/18) $ 20,000.00
zero8hundred for salaries for Development positions (9/17/18) $ 47,000.00
YWCA of San Diego County for the Becky’s House Domestic Violence Shelter (9/17/18) $ 30,000.00
$  494,500.00
B. Youth Services (42.27%)
Episcopal Community Services for Para Las Familias program (10/5/17) $  20,000.00
Southern Sudanese Community Center for after-school mentoring/tutoring and sports programs for at-risk youth (10/5/17) $  7,000.00
David’s Harp Foundation for music engineering/production programs for at-risk youth (10/5/17) $  20,000.00
Wesley House Student Residence for general operating expenses (12/1/17) $  10,000.00
San Diego Center for Children for the Transitions Coordinator position (1/25/18) $  25,000.00
Walden Family Services forsecurity deposits, household items and move-in costs for the Transitional Housing Placement + Foster Care program (3/13/18) $  20,000.00
Interactive Media Institute for a research study to create and validate a virtual reality air travel training program for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (3/13/18) $  15,000.00
Starlings Volleyball Clubs to increase lower-income clubs in San Diego from ten (10) to fifteen (15) (3/13/18) $  20,000.00
Promises2Kids for a Director of Programs (3/13/18) $  30,000.00
Boys & Girls Club of Oceanside for the purchase of equipment for the new Performing Arts Center (5/8/18) $  12,000.00
Musicians for Education for the Street of Dreams program (5/8/18) $ 15,000.00
STAR/PAL for the Youth Safety & Empowerment project (5/8/18) $  25,000.00
California Humanities for CA 2020: Youth Perspective and the Future of California project (6/20/18) $  15,000.00
Words Alive, for the community partnership and collective impact efforts for the Family Literacy program (6/20/18) $ 30,000.00
Boys & Girls Club of San Marcos for the Social Emotional Wellness Initiative (8/1/18) $ 40,000.00
Somali Bantu Association for the STAND Collaboration (8/1/18) $ 3,000.00
United Through Reading for the Mobile Story Station (8/1/18) $ 30,000.00
Fern Street Circus for infrastructure and audit costs (9/17/18) $ 25,000.00
$  362,000.00
$  856,500.00
III. Medical (2.47%)
Palomar Health Foundation for Forensic Health Services program (1/25/18) $  8,000.00
Gary & Mary West Senior Dental Care for Oral Health Education and Peer Ambassador Program for low-income seniors (1/25/18) $  20,000.00
Setting Scoliosis Straight Foundation for Power Over Scoliosis all-day family educational program (5/8/18) $  5,000.00
North County Health Services for PowerKids! and JumpStart! programs focusing on childhood obesity (9/17/18) $ 20,000.00
$ 53,000.00
IV. Education (12.46%)
San Diego Public Library Foundation for Institutional Development (1/25/18) $  75,000.00
University of San Diego for development and first year pilot of RISE UPP (1/25/18) $  40,000.00
Teach for America-San Diego for differentiated leadership and learning programs for corps members (3/13/18) $ 15,000.00
Kid*Spark Education for Early Childhood STEM Mentoring Initiative (3/13/18) $ 35,000.00
Living Coast Discovery Center for consultant to facilitate strategic planning workshops for Board of Directors (3/13/18) $ 12,500.00
Lakeside’s River Park Conservancy for Development & Events Manager position (6/20/18) $ 35,000.00
Thrive Public School to furnish multi-purpose room at new Linda Vista campus (9/17/18) $ 20,000.00
Diamond Educational Excellence Partnership for operating expenses (9/17/18) $ 35,000.00
$  267,500.00
V. Community Activities and Misc. (10.71%)
ProduceGood Program and volunteer coordination for the “Market Share” program (1/25/18) $  15,000.00
San Diego Regional Economic Development Foundation for Phase II for a regional Inclusive Growth effort (1/25/18) $  35,000.00
Urban Life Ministries for the Farms project (1/25/18) $  10,000.00
Urban Growth for hydroponic community MacroFarm and education program at Alpha Square (6/29/18) $  20,000.00
San Diego Grantmakers for annual conference (8/1/18) $  5,000.00
San Diego Grantmakers-Funders Together to End Homeless San Diego (8/1/18) $  50,000.00
San Diego Grantmakers-Military Families Support Working Group (8/1/18) $  50,000.00
San Diego Grantmakers-2020 Census (8/1/18) $  10,000.00
San Diego Grantmakers-Equity and Innovation Fund (8/1/18) $  25,000.00
San Diego Grantmakers-Impact Investing through Women’s Empowerment Loan Fund (8/1/18) $  10,000.00
$  230,000.00
VI. Environment (3.03%)
Climate Action Campaign for Business Manager salary (10/5/17) $  30,000.00
Environmental Health Coalition for the Individual Giving program (10/5/17) $  20,000.00
Escondido Creek Conservancy to match the Malk Nature Fund grant providing outdoor experiences to disadvantaged youth in Escondido (3/13/18) $  15,000.00
$65,000.00
TOTAL GRANTS APPROVED $ 2,147,000.00