Past Grants 2014 – 2010

2014

ALIVE

To expand children’s health and fitness programs through playground improvements and a weekly healthy eating and nutrition curriculum.

Child and Family Network Centers

To fund a preschool teacher for a new classroom in the Chirilagua neighborhood; To fund free, bilingual, preschool classes and social services for parents.

Girls on the Run

To fund after-school classes teaching positive body image and self-esteem, all while running and training for a 5K.

Every Child Matters Education Fund

To make kids’ causes a national political priority (non-partisan).

Friends of Huntley Meadows

To provide art kits for a children’s nature journaling class.

Healthy Families Alexandria

To fund additional staff time for child development and early literacy activities during home visits with vulnerable first-time parents in the Healthy Families program.

Wright to Read

To train and support 40 volunteer tutors and mentors for 40 newly referred elementary school students who are reading significantly below grade level.

 

2013

ACT for Alexandria Memorial Fund

To support Boston Area families after the Boston Marathon bombings.

Alexandria Tutoring Consortium

To promote elementary school reading programs so all kids are reading at grade level by third grade.

Alexandria Police Youth Camp (APYC)

To provide overnight camp experiences for at-risk kids.

Boy Scouts of America

To fund programs that build character, citizenship and personal fitness.

Center for Alexandria’s Children

To expand free educational playgroups for underserved preschool aged children.

Child and Family Network Centers

To fund free, bilingual, preschool classes and social services for parents.

Childhood Obesity Action Network (A-COAN)

To fund playground revitalizations for two City of Alexandria elementary schools (John Adams and Matthew Maury).

Community Lodgings

To open a teen learning center for tutoring and homework.

Cora Kelly PTA

To provide after-school fitness and nutrition programs for kids and their families.

Dunbar Alexandria – Olympic Boys & Girls Club

To build confidence, developing character and acquiring the skills needed to become productive, civic-minded, responsible adults.

Girls on the Run

To fund after-school classes teaching positive body image and self-esteem, all while running and training for a 5K.

Firefighters Coats for Kids

To keep kids warm with new winter coats.

Matthew Maury Elementary School PTA

To fund bi-weekly after-school fitness programs promoting social and physical health.

The Reading Connection

To deliver free books and interactive readings for kids living in homeless shelters and in community centers.

Quintango

To fund after-school soccer and tango lessons promoting co-ed teamwork and respect.

 

2012

Child and Family Network Centers

To fund free, bilingual, preschool classes and social services for parents.

Community Lodgings

To open a teen learning center for tutoring and homework.

Girls on the Run

To fund after-school classes teaching positive body image and self-esteem, all while running and training for a 5K.

Every Child Matters Education Fund

To make kids’ causes a national political priority (non-partisan).

Firefighters Coats for Kids

To keep kids warm with new winter coats.

The Reading Connection

To deliver free books and interactive readings for kids living in homeless shelters and in community centers.

 

2011

Carpenter’s Shelter

To fund milk and healthy after-school snacks for resident children.

Child and Family Network Centers

To fund free, bilingual, preschool classes and social services for parents.

Community Lodgings

To open a teen learning center for tutoring and homework.

Girls on the Run

To fund after-school classes teaching positive body image and self-esteem, all while running and training for a 5K.

Friends of Guest House

To deliver toiletry kits to women recently released from correction unit.

The Reading Connection

To deliver free books and inter-active readings for kids living in homeless shelters and in community centers.

 

2010

Child and Family Network Centers

To fund free, bilingual, preschool classes and social services for parents.

 

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