Grants in the Greater Philadelphia area go to organizations covering a broad range of needs in the local community and beyond, from primary healthcare to community nutrition programs. Typical grants range from $2,500 to $25,000, with occasional larger and multi-year commitments. Examples include:
Bartram’s Garden — ongoing support for this National Historic Landmark, including expanded programs to engage its southwest Philadelphia community
Chester County Futures — works with disadvantaged youth from five public school systems in Chester County, including mentoring relationship from middle school through graduation
The Food Trust — Farm To School program works to increase use of local foods, prepared on-site, in school meals
Phoenixville Health Care Access — HCA helps eligible residents of the greater Phoenixville Area access dental, emergency orthopaedic, vision care, mammograms, as well as obtaining prescription medications.
Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia — The Law Center uses high-impact legal strategies to improve the well-being and life prospects of the Philadelphia region’s most vulnerable populations by assuring that they have access to the resources and services that all of us need to lead our lives.
SHARE Food Program — North Philadelphia program promotes healthy living and stronger communities through access to affordable, wholesome food