2016 Grants Awarded: Responsive Portfolio

Agency/Purpose
Amount
ALIVE
$31,422.36
To support counseling services, transportation and the Nights of Safety program for victims of domestic violence.
Alzheimer's Association of St. Louis Chapter
$20,000.00
To provide Alzheimer's education, outreach and ongoing care support to 695 new clients in Jefferson County.
American Red Cross Greater St. Louis Region
$50,000.00
To support disaster relief and preparedness programs in Jefferson County.
Annie's Hope - The Bereavement Center for Kids
$25,000.00
To provide program support for grief services for children in Jefferson County.
Anthropedia Foundation
$35,450.00
To support the wellness center at Valley Middle School. The center is focused on improving health-related behaviors and wellness.
Big River Ambulance District
$40,000.00
To purchase 6 new transport ventilators ensuring the same equipment on all of the agency's vehicles.
Birthright of Hillsboro, Inc.
$10,000.00
To assist with the immediate needs of pregnant women and those with newborn babies and children under the age of 2.
Brain Injury Association of Missouri
$15,000.00
To provide services to survivors of brain injury and their families in Jefferson County.
Brenden's Friday Backpack Program, Inc.
$15,000.00
To purchase program supplies, including food for children in need for all schools in Jefferson County.
Brennan Woods Elementary
$12,620.00
To provide a safe walking/running track for students, staff and the community.
Burns Recovered Support Group
$10,000.00
To provide the burn and fire prevention program to Jefferson County schools and to provide 2-3 scholarships for children to attend the burn camp.
C-6 Educational Foundation, Incorporated
$10,000.00
To purchase gift cards that will be used to provide students with necessary clothing, shoes and coats.
CHADS Coalition For Mental Health
$33,000.00
To increase services to youth in Jefferson County, including Signs of Suicide, the Olweus Bullying Prevention program and Family Support services.
Catholic Family Services
$114,915.16
To provide the school based counseling program to Jefferson County schools which includes having on-site counselors in 6 area elementary schools and one area High School.
Center for Hearing & Speech
$40,000.00
To provide hearing and screening services at Jefferson County schools and Head Start centers and to provide the full-service audiology program for 28 people in Jefferson County.
Children's Home Society of Missouri
$50,000.00
To provide services to Jefferson County children and families who are at high risk for or who have experienced abuse and neglect.
City of De Soto Fire Department
$59,000.00
To purchase new hydraulic rescue equipment to decrease extrication time.
City of Festus Administration
$34,000.00
To install an outdoor warning siren at West City Park. The project will increase the coverage of the agency's warning system.
Community Treatment, Inc. (COMTREA)
$150,000.00
To support a voucher program to provide quality dental care to adults that do not have insurance.
Community Treatment, Inc. (COMTREA)
$130,000.00
To purchase permanent dental equipment for the Valley School Based Dental Clinic.
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Jefferson County
$12,000.00
To provide program support for advocacy services for children in Jefferson County.
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Jefferson County
$5,160.00
To support the agency's marketing efforts to reach and recruit potential CASA volunteers.
Crystal City Park
$140,000.00
To replace the filter system at the Crystal City Municipal Pool.
Crystal Oaks Long Term Care
$4,219.56
To purchase resident computer workstations that will increase program and communication opportunities for the residents.
DeSoto Rural Fire Protection District
$170,090.00
To purchase necessary rescue equipment to reduce the amount of time it takes to get patients to quality care.
Deaf Empowerment Awareness Foundation, Inc dba DEAF, Inc.
$5,000.00
To expand deaf awareness training for first responders in Jefferson County.
Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments
$15,000.00
To provide home-based education services to children with a medical diagnosis of blindness or visual impairment and their families.
Dental Health Theatre, Inc.
$50,000.00
To support outreach programs and immersive field trips to the HealthWorks! Kids' Museum for Jefferson County schools.
Dental Health Theatre, Inc.
$50,000.00
To provide capital support for the new HealthWorks! Kids' Museum.
Disability Resource Association, Inc.
$75,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to low-income individuals with disabilities and seniors and to assist with wheelchair ramps and home modifications.
Disability Resource Association, Inc.
$4,013.97
To implement a new training component for the home health aides and CNAs.
Disability Resource Association, Inc.
$12,400.00
To implement a new training component for Personal Attendants.
Disability Resource Association, Inc.
$188,871.00
To support program expansion through the purchase of 6 new vehicles and dispatch equipment.
Disability Resource Association, Inc.
$217,480.00
To provide program support to assist the agency in expanding the transportation program. The expansion would serve an additional 175 consumers per year.
Dunklin Fire Protection District
$7,000.00
To support a free CPR, AED and First Aid program for community members.
Emmanuel Baptist Church Food Pantry
$10,000.00
To purchase food and to assist with general operating expenses.
Fox C-6 PAT
$13,135.00
To purchase 3 OAE machines to conduct hearing screenings for children under the age of 5.
G. S. B. T. T. C. (Giving Something Back To The Community)
$10,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri
$24,076.00
To expand the Project Anti-Violence Education program to additional schools in Jefferson County.
Girls on the Run of St. Louis
$30,000.00
To support the Girls on the Run and Girls on Track program in Jefferson County.
Good Shepherd Children & Family Services
$49,000.00
To provide home-based counseling and case management services for pregnant women in crisis.
Grandview R2 School District
$14,366.40
To implement a tower garden program that will educate students on growing fresh produce and healthy eating.
Great Circle
$62,000.00
To support the Incredible Years Parent Education program for 96 families in Jefferson County.
Hand 'n Hand Pregnancy Help Center
$27,645.00
To assist the agency in providing clients with pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, health-related educational materials and basic needs.
Heart of the Apostle Fellowship
$10,000.00
To support the toy and food distribution programs.
Heart of the Apostle Fellowship
$5,000.00
To support the Socks of Love program that provides basic needs supplies to individuals and families in need.
Helping Hands and Horses
$7,500.00
To support the agency's equine therapy program for people with disabilities.
Helping Hands and Horses
$12,000.00
To purchase customized therapy saddles and to increase ADA access.
Hillsboro Food Pantry
$10,000.00
To purchase food and to assist with general operating expenses.
Jeffco Subcontracting, Inc. (JSI) Sheltered Workshop
$24,700.00
To construct a shelter over the entryway to provide cover for the agency's clients during inclement weather.
Jeffco Subcontracting, Inc. (JSI) Sheltered Workshop
$20,000.00
To assist the agency in developing a new business line and increasing work opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities.
Jefferson College Foundation, Inc.
$45,000.00
To provide scholarships to 15 students entering the health occupation programs.
Jefferson College Foundation, Inc.
$150,000.00
To assist with the renovation of the library which is highly used by students in the health occupation programs and community members seeking health information.
Jefferson College Foundation, Inc.
$50,000.00
To support the Holistic Wellness program that is serving students, faculty and staff.
Jefferson County Community Partnership
$100,000.00
To support the Nurturing Skills for Families and Home Repairs programs.
Jefferson County Community Partnership
$72,717.00
To support the development of a transportation plan for Jefferson County.
Jefferson County Community Partnership
$51,341.45
To provide matching funds for the purchase of 4 new buses for JeffCo Express.
Jefferson County Community Partnership
$329,566.18
To provide program matching funds to support JeffCO Express.
Jefferson County Community Partnership
$25,000.00
To provide assistance with home repairs as a result of the December 2015 flood.
Jefferson County Developmental Disabilities Resource Board
$105,000.00
To install an interior fire sprinkler system in one of the agency's residential facilities.
Jefferson County Family YMCA
$21,305.00
To support facility upgrades including refinishing the gymnasium floor.
Jefferson County Family YMCA
$102,523.00
To install a sprinkler system in the agency's facility.
Jefferson County Family YMCA
$41,906.00
To support the agency's youth sports, aquatics and health and wellness programs.
Jefferson County Foster Children's Fund, Inc.
$10,000.00
To provide basic needs supplies to children in foster care in Jefferson County.
Jefferson County Health Department
$9,671.00
To support the agency's Community Health Assessment project.
Jefferson County Library Foundation
$25,000.00
To support the 3/4/67 healthy lifestyle educational program and activities.
Jefferson County Military Families Support Network
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Jefferson County P.R.I.D.E.
$53,016.00
To provide support for substance abuse prevention programs and to develop youth leaders.
Jefferson County Pregnancy Care Center
$14,000.00
To upgrade the agency's technology. The upgrade will increase the number of clients served.
Jefferson County Pregnancy Care Center
$5,000.00
To support the agency's basic needs program which includes purchasing car seats and cribs.
Jefferson County Rescue Mission
$3,376.00
To assist the agency in repairing its outdoor cooler.
Jefferson County Rescue Mission
$10,000.00
To purchase food and to assist with general operating expenses.
Jefferson County, MO
$5,500.00
To provide short-term placement for youth offenders who have mental health issues to allow for a treatment plan to be developed.
Jefferson County, MO
$4,987.50
To purchase specialized equipment for use by the Circuit Court to assist persons who are deaf or hard of hearing.
KMA Foundation Inc.
$42,000.00
To provide a safe driving awareness program in 11 public high schools in Jefferson County and to Jefferson College.
Living Faith Food Pantry
$10,000.00
To purchase food and to assist with general operating expenses.
Living Well Village Foundation
$40,000.00
To provide scholarships for the residential summer weight loss camp for kids.
Lutheran Family and Children's Services of Missouri
$35,000.00
To provide mental health counseling services to Jefferson County residents.
Mapaville Fire Protection District
$12,000.00
To purchase fire suppression and detection equipment.
Mapaville Fire Protection District
$7,950.00
To increase training opportunities for the agency's firefighters.
Mercy Health Foundation Jefferson
$650,000.00
To assist with the purchase of an additional MRI unit for the hospital's imaging department.
Missouri Health Care for All
$10,000.00
To support public education programs focused on healthcare and insurance in Jefferson County.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving
$7,500.00
To support the Victim Services program in Jefferson County.
NAMI St. Louis
$10,000.00
To support the Crisis Intervention Team program in Jefferson County.
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse - St. Louis
$6,000.00
To support the Prevention Leadership Conference and Red Ribbon Leadership Training program in Jefferson County.
NextStep for Life
$25,000.00
To purchase and install a back up generator for one of the agency's facilities.
Northwest R-1 School District
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to students and their families.
Nurses for Newborns
$30,000.00
To provide nurse home visits to underserved families in Jefferson County.
Our Little Haven
$62,200.00
To support the Medical Case Management and Keystone Mental Health Services programs in Jefferson County.
Ozark Food Pantry
$20,000.00
To purchase a vehicle for picking up donated food.
Parents as Teachers - DeSoto
$5,000.00
To purchase diapers, wipes and books that will be used to encourage program participation.
Parents as Teachers - Festus
$30,000.00
To provide developmental and health screenings to children in 4 local school districts.
Parents as Teachers - Festus
$30,000.00
To purchase vision screeners and to calibrate the hearing equipment. To purchase diapers, wipes and books to encourage program participation.
Parkland Pregnancy Resource Center
$17,000.00
To upgrade the agency's lighting system.
Peace Pantry
$40,000.00
To purchase a truck for the food pantry to assist in picking up donated food.
Pony Bird, Inc.
$85,931.00
To upgrade the agency's information technology infrastructure.
Presbyterian Children's Homes and Services of MO
$59,789.00
To expand the Family Solutions for Kids program to Jefferson County.
REcess
$1,500.00
To purchase program supplies and equipment for the respite program.
Rainbow Village
$75,000.00
To expand residential services for persons with disabilities in Jefferson County.
Richwoods Community Pantry
$4,000.00
To purchase food and to assist with general operating expenses.
Ride On St. Louis
$7,500.00
To support the agency's equine therapy program for people with disabilities.
Ride On St. Louis
$2,250.00
To purchase a horse trailer to assist with off-site programs.
Society for the Blind & Visually Impaired
$30,000.00
To conduct vision evaluations and to work directly with students who are blind, their teachers and therapists to create an individualized education program.
Society of St Vincent de Paul, St Rose of Lima Conference
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Society of St. Vincent DePaul - Good Shepherd in Hillsboro Conference
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Society of St. Vincent DePaul Our Lady Conference
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Society of St. Vincent de Paul - Fenton
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Society of St. Vincent de Paul - St. John's Conference
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Spirit Strides Incorporated
$10,000.00
To provide equine therapy scholarships and program support.
St. John's Lutheran Church and School
$35,000.00
To renovate the agency's second Care Connections building to increase mental health services.
St. Louis Power Soccer United (SLPSU)
$3,800.00
To purchase an Eartec Wireless Headset system to increase communication between coaches and players with hearing disabilities.
St. Patrick Center
$10,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to veterans and their families.
Sunnyhill, Inc.
$47,076.00
To support the development of year round programming at Sunnyhill Adventures Camp.
Sunrise R-IX School
$9,000.00
To create an outdoor walking/jogging trail for student and community use.
Susan Nuckols Treatment Program
$3,849.00
To support the agency's education program and to help clients stay on track with educational goals.
Teen Challenge of St. Louis
$200,000.00
To purchase a home for the female residential program. The new facility will increase the number of clients served in the substance abuse program.
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, St. Louis Chapter
$15,000.00
To expand the RESCUE program to Jefferson County schools to ensure that children have access to life-saving asthma equipment and medication during the school day.
The Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition
$30,000.00
To support foster care and adoption services in Jefferson County.
The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis
$99,400.00
To support the Student Advisor program and to create 3 4-year scholarships for Jefferson County students.
Twin City Community Chest
$10,000.00
To support the agency's mission and programs.
Upward Smiles, Inc.
$75,000.00
To provide dental services for children and pregnant women in Jefferson County who are low-income.
Upward Smiles, Inc.
$27,132.12
To purchase dental equipment that will expand and enhance services.
Upward Smiles, Inc.
$12,649.02
To purchase x-ray integration equipment and to provide a continuing education opportunity for the agency's staff.
Valle Ambulance District
$37,000.00
To purchase a cardiac monitor and 2 ventilators. This will ensure that all of the agency's life support ambulances can provide the same level of patient care.
Windsor C-1 School District
$2,000.00
To purchase assistive technology devices to provide nonverbal children with a tool for communicating.
Zion Lutheran Church
$5,000.00
To support the agency's back-to school program that addresses basic needs of children and their families.
Zion Lutheran Church Pevely
$2,889.56
To purchase AED units and for AED/CPR training for staff and volunteers.
Zion Lutheran Church Pevely
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Total for 2016
$5,436,389.28