Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2017

  • Catholic Sisters

  • Foster Youth

  • Homelessness

  • Substance Use Prevention

  • Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS

  • Avoidable Blindness

  • Safe Water

  • Catholic Education

  • Disaster Relief & Recovery

  • Hospitality

  • Multiple Sclerosis

  • Other

This total represents grant payment activity during the selected fiscal year. However, approximately 90% of the money awarded in our priority program areas is part of multi-year commitments, so a grant may appear in multiple years of activity. The list below provides additional information about specific projects approved and/or paid during the fiscal year selected, including the project start date and the length of our commitment.

  1. Child Trends, Incorporated

    $1,500,000 through November 2020

    to serve as the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning partner for the Foster Youth Strategic Initiative. www.childtrends.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  2. Children's Village, Inc.

    $1,500,000 through November 2020

    to support the Families Supporting Teens (FaST) program, including the continuation of direct support for families; training and support for foster parents to help students succeed in school; and an Advocacy Fellow to advocate for foster care issues. www.childrensvillage.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  3. National Center for Youth Law

    $500,000 through November 2020

    to support FosterEd California in ensuring students in the Antelope Valley graduate high school with a full range of college and career opportunities. www.youthlaw.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  4. The Alliance for Children's Rights

    $1,200,000 through December 2019

    to support a network of critical services and advocacy for foster youth in Los Angeles with the goals of increasing graduation rates, college readiness, and employment. http://www.kids-alliance.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  5. United Friends of the Children

    $1,500,000 through December 2020

    to support the College Readiness Program in Los Angeles County. http://www.unitedfriends.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  6. Fund for Public Health in New York, Inc.

    $750,000 through August 2020

    to support the Adolescence Health Unit in increasing access to pregnancy prevention services for foster youth in NYC public high schools and agencies working with foster youth. http://www.fphnyc.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2017
  7. Graham-Windham

    $720,000 through August 2019

    to support the Graham Support Lead and Achieve Model (Graham SLAM) program to improve college and career pathways for foster youth in New York City. www.graham-windham.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: May 2017
  8. USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

    $825,000 through June 2020

    to support the Children's Data Network at the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work that will link key indicators on child welfare and health, specifically among older foster youth in Los Angeles. https://sowkweb.usc.edu

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: May 2017