2019 Grants Awarded: Round 2

Agency/Purpose
Amount
ALIVE
$50,000.00
To support counseling services, transportation services and the Nights of Safety program for Jefferson County victims of domestic violence.
Aging Ahead
$121,235.40
To support the expansion of the Meals on Wheels program in Jefferson County.
Anthropedia Foundation
$35,000.00
To support the wellness center in the Northwest School District and to expand wellness services to other Jefferson County agencies.
Babies Born Addicted (BBA)
$15,000.00
To furnish a room at Mercy Hospital Jefferson with the necessary equipment and supplies to treat babies who are born addicted.
Boy Scouts of America, Greater St. Louis Area Council
$20,975.00
To provide camp scholarships for Jefferson County Scouts.
Brain Injury Association of Missouri
$15,000.00
To provide services to survivors of brain injury and their families in Jefferson County.
C-6 Educational Foundation, Incorporated
$20,000.00
To purchase gift cards that will be used to provide students with necessary clothing, shoes and coats. To support prevention programs, Special Olympics and the Special Needs Prom.
Center for Hearing & Speech
$40,000.00
To provide hearing and screening services at Jefferson County schools and to provide the full-service audiology program for Jefferson County residents.
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Jefferson County
$15,736.00
To support the agency's marketing efforts to reach and recruit potential CASA volunteers.
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
$5,000.00
To support an educational program for those with Cystic Fibrosis, their family members and caregivers.
Deaf Empowerment Awareness Foundation, Inc dba DEAF, Inc.
$6,453.57
To provide Deaf awareness and sensitivity training to Jefferson County first responders.
Dental Health Theatre, Inc.
$15,000.00
To provide interactive health programs at Jefferson County schools.
Developmental Disability Advocates
$10,000.00
To support the agency in completing a strategic plan.
Disability Resource Association, Inc.
$30,000.00
To provide program support for the In-Home Aide and Home Modification programs.
Disability Resource Association, Inc.
$22,000.00
To purchase supplies for the Home Modification program and to replace the flooring in the agency's lobby area.
Dunklin R-5 School District
$5,000.00
To provide program support for the Bright Futures basic needs program.
Easterseals Midwest
$20,000.00
To support the agency's in-home care program that serves persons with developmental disabilities living in Jefferson County.
Emmanuel Baptist Church Food Pantry
$50,000.00
To purchase a refrigerated box truck that will be used to pick up donated food.
Eye Thrive
$25,000.00
To expand the agency's eye exam and glasses program to Jefferson County schools.
FamilyForward
$5,000.00
To provide training to foster care case management staff at the agency's office in Hillsboro.
Feed My People
$40,000.00
To repair the agency's parking lot to make it safer for clients and volunteers.
Feed My People
$10,000.00
To purchase food and personal hygiene items and to provide direct financial assistance.
Finding Grace Ministries
$5,000.00
To develop space for a drop-in center for homeless or at risk youth.
Fox C-6 School District
$50,000.00
To provide school based counseling services.
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.
Good Shepherd Children & Family Services
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to families participating in the agency's Pregnancy & Parenting Support program.
Great Circle
$55,000.00
To support the Incredible Years Parent Education program for 76 families in Jefferson County.
Hand 'n Hand Pregnancy Help Center
$25,000.00
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 provide program support for the toy and food distribution program and for the basic needs program for teens and adults who are homeless.
Hillsboro Food Pantry
$10,000.00
To purchase food and to assist with general operating expenses.
Jeffco Subcontracting, Inc. (JSI) Sheltered Workshop
$22,500.00
To support the agency in completing a strategic plan.
Jefferson College Foundation, Inc.
$54,000.00
To provide scholarships to 18 students entering health occupation programs.
Jefferson College Foundation, Inc.
$10,000.00
To purchase food and personal items for the agency's food pantry.
Jefferson County Community Partnership
$90,000.00
To provide program support for the Children & Families Safe program.
Jefferson County Family YMCA
$56,205.00
To renovate the women's locker room and to add a universal locker room to the agency's facility.
Jefferson County Government
$40,000.00
To implement Project Lifesaver which will assist first responders in locating and returning individuals to their families.
Jefferson County Health Department
$55,000.00
To provide support for substance abuse prevention programs and to develop youth leaders.
Living Faith Food Pantry
$32,000.00
To purchase a walk in freezer to expand the agency's capacity to store frozen food.
Make-A-Wish Missouri and Kansas
$10,000.00
To grant a wish for Jefferson County children who have a critical illness.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving
$10,000.00
To support the Victim Services program in Jefferson County.
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse - St. Louis
$50,000.00
To expand substance abuse prevention programs in local school districts and substance abuse counseling services for teens and adults.
New Hope Fellowship
$25,423.00
To purchase a van for the agency's after-school meal program.
NextStep for Life
$12,547.00
To construct a walkway for staff and residents at the agency's assisted living apartments.
OATS, Inc.
$100,000.00
To provide program support for the JeffCo Express public transportation program.
Our Little Haven
$65,000.00
To support the Medical Case Management, Foster Care Case Management and Keystone Mental Health Services programs in Jefferson County.
Ozark Food Pantry
$27,999.00
To purchase a van that will be used to pick up donated food and hygiene supplies.
Ozark Food Pantry
$10,000.00
To purchase food and to assist with general operating expenses.
Peace Pantry
$50,000.00
To purchase a refrigerated box truck that will be used to pick up donated food.
Peace Pantry
$10,000.00
To purchase food and hygiene items for the food pantry.
Pony Bird, Inc.
$37,500.00
To support the agency in hiring a consultant that will assist the agency in implementing its strategic plan.
Presbyterian's Homes and Services
$60,000.00
To support the Family Solutions for Kids program in Jefferson County.
REcess
$2,000.00
To purchase program supplies and equipment for the respite program.
Radiant Life Pentecostal Church of God
$5,000.00
To purchase food and hygiene items for the food pantry.
Ride On St. Louis
$5,000.00
To provide program support for 267 hours of equine-assisted therapy for adults and children with disabilities.
Saint Louis Counseling
$200,000.00
To provide mental health counseling and presentations in Jefferson County parochial and public schools.
Saint Louis Counseling
$125,000.00
To provide counseling services for youth and families at the agency's Herculaneum office.
Saint Louis Crisis Nursery
$30,000.00
To support the Family Empowerment program in Jefferson County.
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 de Paul - Fenton
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish
$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.
Spirit Strides Incorporated
$4,961.00
To purchase a laptop and for PATH Therapeutic Riding Instructor certification.
St John the Beloved disciple
$5,000.00
To purchase emergency medical equipment.
St. Francis Community Services
$35,000.00
To expand the housing stability program to Jefferson County.
St. Louis Area Diaper Bank
$10,000.00
To support the diaper program in Jefferson County and increase diaper distribution from 37,500 to 63,500.
St. Louis Learning Disabilities Association, Inc.
$5,000.00
To provide early intervention screenings at early childhood centers in Jefferson County.
St. Louis Power Soccer United (SLPSU)
$2,798.00
To purchase two portable patient lifts.
St. Pius X High School
$20,000.00
To purchase weight equipment for the agency's new wellness center.
Sunrise R-IX School
$6,561.66
To purchase water bottle filling stations and filters.
The Covering House
$25,000.00
To purchase food and to assist with general operating expenses at the long term therapeutic home.
The Curators of the University of Missouri
$45,857.00
To provide psychological evaluations for 24 high-risk youth in Jefferson County.
The Oasis Institute
$25,000.00
To expand health programming for older adults in Jefferson County.
Upward Smiles, Inc.
$150,000.00
To support the expansion of sedation services that would serve an additional 240 children per year.
Veterans Assistance Fund
$5,000.00
To provide financial assistance for Veterans.
Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church
$5,000.00
To support the back to school program that provides backpacks, supplies and health screenings.
Windsor C1 Parents as Teachers
$14,650.00
To develop a discovery room for events, screenings and a play area for children.
Zion Lutheran Church Pevely
$5,000.00
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Total for 2019
$2,361,401.63