2012 Grants

2012 GRANT RECIPIENTS

Education

California State University Foundation $100,000
General education transfer curriculum (“Give Students a Compass”)

Foundation for California Community Colleges $200,000
Career Ladders

Intersegmental Coordination Committee $30,000
Online student guidance application

RP Group $30,000
Student Transcript Enhanced Placement Project

EdSource $75,000
Public Education articles

Institute for Educational leadership $5,000
Community Schools National Forum

Family Economic Success

Solar Richmond $75,000
Worker cooperative providing solar installation services

Women’s Action to Gain Economic Success $200,000
Cooperative Enterprise Development

Corporation for Enterprise Development $200,000
Assets and Opportunities Network

Family Independence Initiative $300,000
Grow Oakland asset development project

Low Incomes Families Empowerment through Education $100,000
Student Parent Access Network

Northern California Grantmakers (fiscal agent) $10,000
Bay Area Asset Funders Network

Tax Aid $5,000
Support two Oakland tax sites during 2012 tax filing season

Youth

Alliance for Children’s Rights $100,000
Fostering Connections Training and Outreach Program

Beyond Emancipation $90,000
Leadership development program

California Youth Connection $60,000
Social Network Project for Foster Youth

Child and Family Policy Institute $21,500
Staffing support for the California Child Welfare Co Investment Partnership

Child and Family Policy Institute $10,000
Youth Education Summit

Children’s Law Center of Los Angeles $100,000
Fostering Connections to Success Act – Advocacy and policy analysis

Community Initiative (fiscal agent) $350,000
California College Pathways Initiative

Community Initiative (fiscal agent) $3,000
Conference support

Community Initiative (fiscal agent) $30,000
California College Pathways Initiative – website development

Community Initiative (fiscal agent) $30,000
Staffing support for the California Child Welfare Co Investment Partnership

Community Initiative (fiscal agent) $100,000
John Burton Foundation – AB12 implementation

Foundation for California Community Colleges $400,000
Community College Pathways/Career Ladders

University of Chicago/Chapin Hall $200,000
Evaluation of the Fostering Connections Act in California

Youth Law Center $50,000
Fostering Connections Training and Outreach Program

Board and Legacy Grants

Basic Rights Oregon  *  Boys & Girls Club of San Francisco  *  Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula  *  Bronco Bench Foundation  *  Chronicle Season of Sharing Fund  *  Education Foundation of Indian River County  *  Ettie Lee Homes for Youth  *  Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco  *  KQED  *  NAMI San Mateo County  *  New Haven Tennis Outreach  *  Palace of Fine Arts League  *  Peninsula Volunteers, Inc.  *  People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals  *   Salvation Army – Golden State Division  *  San Francisco Ballet Association  *  San Francisco Opera Association  *  San Francisco Parks Alliance  *  San Francisco Symphony  *  St. John’s Education Foundation  * Vision of Hope  *  Women’s Foundation of California