2021 Grants Awarded: Round 2

To support counseling services, transportation services and the Nights of Safety program for Jefferson County victims of domestic violence.
All For Family
To assist the agency in leasing larger program space and expand the number of families served.
Angels' Arms
To establish a foster home in Jefferson County and increase services to foster care families.
Anthropedia Foundation
To support the wellness center in the Northwest School District and to provide workshops and seminars throughout the community.
Antonia Fire Protection District
To implement a community First-Aid/CPR and Stop the Bleed program.
Arnold Food Pantry
To purchase food and to assist with general operating expenses.
Atlas Youth Outreach
To develop a support group for teens in the foster care system.
Brain Injury Association of Missouri
To provide services to survivors of brain injury and their families in Jefferson County.
C-6 Educational Foundation, Incorporated
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
To provide hearing and screening services at Jefferson County schools and to provide the full-service audiology program for Jefferson County residents.
To develop meeting space for grief support groups and activity space for grief programs.
City of Hillsboro
To purchase fitness equipment for the Hillsboro Police Department.
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Jefferson County
To support the agency's marketing efforts to reach and recruit potential CASA volunteers.
Covenant House Missouri
To provide services for Jefferson County youth who are experiencing or at-risk of homelessness.
Deaconess Faith Community Nurse Ministries
To support the work of a faith community nurse in providing health services and education at 3 local food pantries.
Deaf Empowerment Awareness Foundation, Inc dba DEAF, Inc.
To provide Deaf awareness and sensitivity training to Jefferson County first responders and community agencies.
Disability Resource Association, Inc.
To support the home modification program and for facility improvements.
Disability Resource Association, Inc.
To provide continuing education opportunities for in-home aides and to support youth programs.
Dunklin R-5 School District
To purchase playground equipment that is wheelchair accessible.
Eye Thrive
To implement a summer program in Jefferson County and for technology upgrades.
Faith Community Church
To purchase equipment for the food pantry and for facility improvements.
To expand early intervention/prevention services to Jefferson County.
Feed My People
To replace the agency's roof.
Finding Grace Ministries
To purchase a sprinkler system for the Transitional Living Center.
Get Healthy DeSoto
To expand programs and services.
Grandview R2 School District
To construct a walking path around the elementary school playground.
Great Circle
To support the Incredible Years Parent Education program for families in Jefferson County.
Hand 'n Hand Pregnancy Help Center
To assist the agency in providing clients with pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, health-related educational materials and basic needs.
Heart of the Apostle Fellowship
To provide program support for the toy and food distribution program and for the basic needs program for teens who are homeless.
Hillsboro Fire Protection District
To purchase a chest compression device.
Hillsboro United Methodist Church
To purchase food and other basic needs items.
Hope Lutheran Church
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
Jefferson College Foundation, Inc.
To provide scholarships to 18 students entering health occupation programs.
Jefferson College Foundation, Inc.
To purchase 6 nursing patient simulators.
Jefferson County Community Partnership
To provide program support for the Children & Families Safe program.
Jefferson County Government
To purchase outdoor exercise equipment for the Juvenile Detention Center.
Jefferson County Government
To provide Jefferson County law enforcement officers the opportunity to attend the Law Enforcement Survival Institute.
Jefferson County Rescue Mission
To make necessary building repairs and to purchase new awnings.
Jefferson Franklin Community Action Corporation
To support one of the agency's Licensed Clinical Social Workers in obtaining Child Behavior certification.
KUTO, Kids Under Twenty One
To support school based mental health and suicide prevention services.
Living Well Village Foundation
To provide scholarships for the residential summer weight loss camp for kids and general operating expenses.
Make-A-Wish Missouri and Kansas
To grant a wish for Jefferson County children who have a critical illness.
Mapaville Fire Protection District
To purchase a continuing education program for agency personnel.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving
To support the Victim Services program in Jefferson County.
Northwest R-1 School District
To purchase new cardio equipment for the high school.
OATS, Inc.
To provide program support for the JeffCo Express public transportation program.
Office of Job Training Programs
To make technology upgrades and to enhance direct services to individuals.
Our Lady Catholic School
To construct an all-inclusive playground.
Ozark Food Pantry
To purchase food and for general operating expenses.
Peace Pantry
To enclose the multi-purpose building which will allow the agency to expand services.
Pony Bird, Inc.
To assist the agency with capacity building needs.
Presbyterian Children's Homes and Services
To support the Family Solutions for Kids program in Jefferson County.
Promise Community Homes
To complete maintenance projects at the agency's 3 homes in Jefferson County.
R7 Bluejay Foundation
To purchase equipment for the grocery store and resource center program.
To purchase program supplies for the respite program.
Radiant Life Pentecostal Church of God
To purchase food and basic needs items.
Ride On St. Louis
To hire a consultant that will help the agency plan for a capital campaign.
Ronald McDonald House Charities of St. Louis
To provide program support that will assist with the cost of services for Jefferson County families.
Saint Louis Counseling
To provide mental health counseling and presentations in Jefferson County parochial schools and at the agency's office in Herculaneum.
Society for the Blind & Visually Impaired
To pilot a mobile low vision services program in Jefferson County.
Society of St Vincent de Paul, St Rose of Lima Conference
To provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need.
South County Foster Closet
To support foster care services that are now located in Jefferson County.
Spirit Strides Incorporated
To provide equine therapy scholarships and program support.
St. Louis Area Diaper Bank
To provide program support for the diaper and period supply program in Jefferson County.
St. Louis Health Equipment Lending Program
To provide program support for the health equipment lending program.
St. Louis Learning Disabilities Association, Inc.
To provide early intervention screenings at early childhood centers in Jefferson County.
Sunnyhill, Inc.
To repair the mechanical wastewater treatment plant at the Sunnyhill Independence Center in De Soto.
Sunrise R-IX School
To purchase a hearing screener and to make upgrades to an outdoor fitness trail.
Teen Challenge of St. Louis
To purchase a van that is used to provide transportation for residents.
The Child Core Foundation
To purchase a truck and trailer for the summer food program.
The Covering House
To assist with general operating expenses at the long term therapeutic home.
The Curators of the University of Missouri
To purchase simulators for the nursing program.
The Oasis Institute
To provide health and wellness classes in Jefferson County.
The Ollie Hinkle Heart Foundation
To provide therapy services for Jefferson County families of children who have congenital heart disease.
Upward Smiles, Inc.
To purchase a mobile dentistry bus that will expand dental services for adults and children.
To recruit volunteer ombudsmen to visit Jefferson County long-term care communities.
Variety the Children's Charity of St. Louis
To provide medical equipment to children with special needs.
Victory Christian Fellowship
To provide program support for basic needs services.
Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church
To support the back to school program that provides backpacks, supplies and health screenings.
Total for 2021