• A: Protecting Animals
  • N: Protecting Nature
  • P: Helping People in Need
  • C: Enriching Community Life
ORGANIZATION PRIORITY DESCRIPTION AMOUNT YEAR STATE
Young Actors Theatre P Research, develop and perform peer-to-peer theatrical performances for at-risk middle and high school students about the dangers of drug abuse, specifically the local opioid/heroin epidemic. $150,000 2018 IN
Winter Assistance Fund P Provide emergency utility assistance for low-income households. $50,000 2018 IN
Wheeler Mission Ministries P Provide emergency shelter services, medical and dental care, and employment assistance. $50,000 2018 IN
WFYI Public Media C Support for WFYI Public Media. $30,000 2018 IN
Villages of Indiana Inc. P Provide foster families with diapers, formula, baby food, medical devices and other supplies needed to care for their foster children. $25,000 2018 IN
Villages of Indiana P Expand the number of foster families in central Indiana to respond to the growing number of fragile children coming into the state’s child welfare system as a result of the opioid crisis. $200,000 2018 IN
Valley of the Sun United Way P Assist with the funding of basic needs services. $100,000 2018 AZ
Valley Leadership C Establish a complementary leadership program focused on harnessing engagement of Valley Leadership alumni and working toward solutions for pressing community issues. $150,000 2018 AZ
United Way of Central Indiana P Assist with the funding of basic needs services. $100,000 2018 IN
Tourism Tomorrow Inc. N Develop a regional plan to enhance the White River in Marion and Hamilton Counties. $250,000 2018 IN
The Salvation Army, Indianapolis P Provide shelter and services for low-income families. $70,000 2018 IN
The Salvation Army – Phoenix P Provide shelter and services for low-income families. $75,000 2018 AZ
The Global Orphan Project P Reduce the number of children entering foster care through a collaboration of local faith-based communities, nonprofits and the Arizona Department of Children Safety. $105,000 2018 AZ
Tempe Community Action Agency Inc. P Provide low-income families and individuals with assistance during the holiday season. $7,000 2018 AZ
TeenWorks P Expand year-round workforce development training for economically disadvantaged teens in a multiyear career pathway program in five identified high-wage and high-demand sectors of Indiana’s workforce: health and life sciences; STEAM; advanced manufacturing; hospitality; and entrepreneurship. $125,000 2018 IN
Teachers Treasures Inc.  P Provide school and office supplies to teachers working in low-income neighborhoods. $20,000 2018 IN
Summer Youth Program Fund P Support summer youth programming to enrich, enhance and expand summer activities for Maricopa County children and youth. $150,000 2018 AZ
Summer Youth Program Fund P Support summer youth programming to enrich, enhance and expand summer activities for Marion County children and youth. $150,000 2018 IN
Starfish Initiative P Expand services to low-income high school participants by creating new curriculum to align with the Indiana Employability Skills Benchmarks and by increasing volunteers’ capacity to ensure students are best equipped for college success and in careers after graduation. $135,000 2018 IN
St. Joseph the Worker P Provide workforce development solutions for Sunnyslope’s homeless and at-risk individuals seeking employment. $120,000 2018 AZ
Spay-Neuter Services of Indiana Inc. A Host Indiana’s first statewide animal welfare conference in Indianapolis. $10,000 2018 IN
Southwest Human Development P Provide low-income families with assistance during the holiday season. $9,000 2018 AZ
Sojourner Center P Expand the program to maintain optimum safety for survivors of domestic violence. $75,000 2018 AZ
Society of St. Vincent de Paul Phoenix P Continue basic services to the hungry, homeless and working poor. $75,000 2018 AZ
Society of St. Vincent de Paul – Indianapolis  P Continue basic services to the hungry, homeless and working poor. $30,000 2018 IN
SOAR Initiative Inc.  A Operating support for food, vet fees, supplies and obedience training to help low-income and homeless individuals keep their pets and divert 350 animals from being surrendered to local shelters. $15,000 2018 IN
SEED SPOT P Increase the number of low- and moderate-income entrepreneurs empowered to launch ventures, create jobs and achieve economic self-reliance. $34,000 2018 AZ
Season for Sharing Phoenix c/o Arizona Community Foundation P Assist agencies that improve the quality of life for Arizona families. $50,000 2018 AZ
Resurrection Street Ministry Incorporated P Purchase a stake bed truck and repair a refrigeration truck to expand food recovery, food preparation and delivery to senior centers and low-income charter schools, as well as assist individuals moving from transitional to permanent housing. $65,000 2018 AZ
Phoenix Zoo C Construct a new one-acre African lion and hyena habitat. $1,000,000 2018 AZ
Phoenix Rescue Mission P Provide meal services and shelter programs during the holiday season. $10,000 2018 AZ
Paz de Cristo Community Center P Enclose and make improvements to the outdoor dining facility to provide expanded services and evening meals to homeless and other low-income individuals. $150,000 2018 AZ
Paws & Think Inc.  A Operating support to cover obedience training for 55 dogs in the Marion County Justice Youth Canine program, including food, kenneling and vet fees. $21,500 2018 IN
Pass the Torch for Women Foundation P Increase professional trainings, networking opportunities and executive mentoring for Marion County female college students. $75,000 2018 IN
Outreach, Inc. P Expand services to the growing number of homeless teens and young adults utilizing the drop-in center. $150,000 2018 IN
Our Children Our City P Assist agencies that improve food access for elementary school children. $25,000 2018 IN
Operation: Job Ready Veterans P Implement a community outreach plan to recruit older and more difficult to place veterans who can benefit from the agency’s employment assistance program. $100,000 2018 IN
Nature Conservancy – Arizona Chapter N Implement municipal water conservation projects for communities along the Verde River in central Arizona. $75,000 2018 AZ
Nature Conservancy – Arizona Chapter N Develop a social, ecological and economic watershed health report card to help guide work along the Verde River. $50,000 2018 AZ
Midwestern University A Purchase a climate-controlled portable medical unit and provide spay/neuter and wellness services to the community. $125,000 2018 AZ
Midwestern University P Provide high quality, comprehensive vision care services and eyeglasses for homeless and low-income populations in Maricopa County. $75,000 2018 AZ
Meadows Community Foundation Inc. P Establish a social services referral network to meet the needs of Avondale Meadows residents. $60,000 2018 IN
Maricopa County Community College District Foundation P Expand the MCCCD Bridging Success program to recruit, retain and support foster care alumni attending the college. $300,000 2018 AZ
Maggie’s Place P Expand supportive housing programs for mothers who are in the process of reunification with their children in the foster care system. $110,000 2018 AZ
Lucky Dog Retreat Rescue Inc.  A Operating support to cover costs of fostering 120 dogs pulled from IACS, including vet fees and medical expenses. $20,000 2018 IN
Low Cost Spay-Neuter Clinic Inc. A Capital support to expand agency’s Brownsburg clinic to include a larger dog room, a new garage and a larger lobby. $21,500 2018 IN
Local Initiatives Support Corporation P Expand commercial lending and spur development and economic growth in Great Places 2020 neighborhoods. $180,000 2018 IN
Kids’ Voice of Indiana P Expand the Community Mobile Law Program to provide free legal services to both youth and adult clients at three community centers. $75,000 2018 IN
Junior Achievement of Central Indiana Inc. P Increase student career and technical skills awareness related to jobs in high-demand industry sectors. $140,000 2018 IN
Julian Center Inc. P Enhance the agency’s capacity to provide quality domestic violence services in central Indiana. $50,000 2018 IN
IU School of Informatics and Computing P Expand IT certification training and courses for high school students participating in the iDEW information technology program. $120,000 2018 IN
International Rescue Committee P Expand the Opportunity Passport program for youth aging out of the foster care system. $180,000 2018 AZ
Indy Lost Pet Alert Inc.  A Project support to help reunite about 3,000 lost pets with their owners by improving lost pet alerts on agency’s website and Facebook sites and training more volunteers. $10,000 2018 IN
Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields N Repair the eroded and damaged trail located between the White River and the lake in the Virginia B. Fairbanks Art and Nature Park. $100,000 2018 IN
Indianapolis Legal Aid Society P Expand the Children’s Guardianship Initiative to help keep children out of the juvenile court and foster care systems by assisting family members or friends with obtaining guardianships. $125,000 2018 IN
Indiana Land Protection Alliance N Expand capacity for the ongoing work of Indiana’s land conservation organizations. $75,000 2018 IN
Indiana Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics P Increase capacity to train and support staff at the Marion County health clinics operating a Reach Out and Read program so nearly 70,000 central Indiana children achieve gains in language development, social-emotional development, and improve school readiness. $210,000 2018 IN
ICM Food & Clothing Bank P Provide emergency financial assistance to low-income and homeless individuals and families. $10,000 2018 AZ
Humane Society of Johnson County A Capital support to build a 3,000-sq.-ft. play yard to accommodate 200 dogs, including gates, fencing, canine splash pad, agility equipment, waste receptacles and water stations. $25,000 2018 IN
Humane Society for Hamilton County A Project support to pull 100 sick or injured animals from IACS, return them to good health and prepare them for adoption. $25,000 2018 IN
Human Services Campus LLC P Expand intake hours to provide additional crisis intervention, outreach, engagement, assessment and housing referrals for adults experiencing homelessness. $225,000 2018 AZ
Horizon House Inc.  P Provide daytime hospitality services for the homeless in downtown Indianapolis. $25,000 2018 IN
Homeless Youth Connection P Increase the number of homeless youth served with case management, housing and life skills to ensure they stay in school and complete their high school education. $50,000 2018 AZ
Helping Paws Adoptable Animals A Project support to cover costs of urgent medical expenses for 150 dogs and cats in IACS’s IndyCARES program, which helps owners keep their pets rather than surrender them. $15,000 2018 IN
Heaven After Hell Rescue A Capital support for shelter improvements to house 280 animals, including renovations of existing dog kennels, cat rooms and building ventilation. $15,000 2018 IN
Health and Hospital Corporation of Marion County P Sustain the Reach Out and Read program, which intertwines literacy promotion with pediatric care to promote parental engagement, increased family reading time and educational bonding experiences. $160,000 2018 IN
Hawthorne Social Service Association Inc. P Assist families who live in extreme poverty through the Center for Working Families program, including quality child care, housing stability and employment. $100,000 2018 IN
Guide Dogs for the Blind P Support a guide dog team for a blind or visually impaired person’s lifetime. $25,000 2018 AZ
GSD Rescue Indy Inc.  A Capital support to add a new kennel run, improve the meet-and-greet adoption area, add shade sails and purchase play equipment for 50 dogs. $15,000 2018 IN
Grand Canyon Association N Provide trail maintenance on a three-mile section of the iconic Bright Angel Trail in Grand Canyon. $500,000 2018 AZ
Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana Inc.  P Support to aid in the distribution of surplus food to member charitable agencies serving the needy and expand public awareness of hunger and its root cause. $45,000 2018 IN
Friends of Public Radio Arizona P Establish on-demand podcast programming to meet the needs of Sun Sounds’ visually impaired listeners. $195,000 2018 AZ
Friends of Public Radio Arizona C Support for Arizona National Public Radio. $32,850 2018 AZ
Friends of Indianapolis Animal Care Services Foundation A Implement (in conjunction with Friends of Indianapolis Dogs Outside) a neighborhood-specific, case management-focused program designed to support pet owners in the Brookside neighborhood, located on the near east side of Indianapolis. $50,000 2018 IN
Friendly House Inc. P Expand the I-BEST program to help low income adults earn their high school equivalency diploma and medical assistant certification. $60,000 2018 AZ
Foundation for Senior Living P Construct a new Glendale adult day center to assist seniors in the West Valley. $150,000 2018 AZ
Foundation for Blind Children P Support the College Readiness Program for blind or visually impaired students transitioning from high school to college. $100,000 2018 AZ
Food Rescue P Implement 40 new K-12 food rescue programs in Marion County schools to capture unopened and unpeeled food items for donation to local food pantries and other agencies. $100,000 2018 IN
FACE – Foundation Against Companion Animal Euthanasia Inc. A Conduct an organizational assessment focused on structure and staffing. $50,000 2018 IN
Experience Matters P Expand learning resources and broaden the expertise of older adult volunteers as they repurpose their skills to serve the needs of local nonprofit organizations. $75,000 2018 AZ
Every Dog Counts Rescue A Operating support to pull 200 sick, injured or elderly animals from IACS, return them to good health and prepare them for adoption. $21,000 2018 IN
EmployIndy P Increase the quality of services and capacity for workforce partner agencies, including the establishment of an embedded services model in community locations, in order to provide accessible and convenient services to low-income job seekers. $60,000 2018 IN
Domestic Violence Network (DVN)  P Assist victims of domestic violence eliminate or reduce barriers to independent living. $40,000 2018 IN
DirectEmployers Institute P Expand programming for STEM-based businesses and students in work-based learning opportunities to attract more underrepresented young people into STEM-related careers and employment. $50,000 2018 IN
Dayspring Center Inc. P Provide emergency shelter, outreach and food programs to low-income families. $25,000 2018 IN
Conservation Law Center Inc. N Enhance education and awareness for the statewide regional water management plan, and develop a pilot water-management plan for central Indiana. $109,000 2018 IN
Conservation Law Center Inc. N Implement the Indiana Water Report recommendations. $100,000 2018 IN
Concerned Citizens for Community Health P Provide low-income families and individuals with assistance during the holiday season. $7,000 2018 AZ
Community Alliance of the Far Eastside P Expand the Great Families 2020 Initiative programming to provide families with education and employment coaching services to improve their employable skill sets. $150,000 2018 IN
Common Sense Media P To expand digital literacy programs and safe technology and media usage to children and families in Maricopa County. $267,000 2018 AZ
College Depot Program at the Burton Barr Central Library P Provide assistance for high school students earning their diploma or GED equivalent. $80,000 2018 AZ
Coalition for Homelessness Intervention and  Prevention of Greater Indianapolis P Establish the Family Diversion Program, which would divert 200 families from homeless and domestic violence shelters into safe and stable housing. $190,000 2018 IN
City of Phoenix Human Services Department P Provide low-income families and individuals with assistance during the holiday season. $22,800 2018 AZ
Chrysalis Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence P Implement trauma-informed practices to help trauma survivors recover and heal so they can live free of abuse and its residual effects. $180,000 2018 AZ
Christamore House Inc. P Reestablish the House of Teens after school program for teenagers living in the Haughville neighborhood. $120,000 2018 IN
Chosen Ministries Corporation P Enhance and expand career coaching, mentoring and financial literacy education programs for single mothers. $40,000 2018 IN
Children’s Museum of Indianapolis P Enhance the Mid-North Promise Program by delivering personalized educational planning support for families in the Mid-North neighborhood and implementing a post-secondary scholarship award. $75,000 2018 IN
Children’s Bureau P Increase the practice of trauma-informed care in Indiana by providing training sessions to professionals who interact with the child welfare system and children who experience trauma. $125,000 2018 IN
Child Crisis Arizona P Support to provide holiday gifts and meals for children in crisis care. $10,000 2018 AZ
Child Advocates Inc. P Expand the Family Crisis Advocacy Program to assist Marion County children involved in high-conflict custody disputes. $150,000 2018 IN
Cats Haven LTD A Operating support to cover costs of food, litter and vet fees for 300 cats while agency conducts more community outreach events and marketing. $25,000 2018 IN
Bosma Enterprises P Establish the Group Training Model program to provide vision rehabilitation services to Marion County seniors facing vision loss. $75,000 2018 IN
Benevilla P Expand supportive services for senior citizens including transportation, grocery shopping, home visits and house maintenance. $75,000 2018 AZ
Banner Health Foundation P Expand services for senior citizens to help them remain independent and in their homes. $100,000 2018 AZ
Back To School Clothing Drive P Provide school clothing and supplies to school-aged children from low-income families. $17,500 2018 AZ
Azcend P Provide low-income families and individuals with assistance during the holiday season. $7,000 2018 AZ
Association of Arizona Food Banks Inc. P Purchase and distribute turkeys or hams to families and use for congregate meals through area food banks. $30,000 2018 AZ
Assistance League of Phoenix Arizona P Provide school clothing and supplies to preschool and elementary school children from low-income families. $20,000 2018 AZ
Assistance League of Indianapolis  P Provide school clothing and supplies to elementary school children from low-income families. $20,000 2018 IN
Assistance League of East Valley Arizona P Provide school clothing and supplies to elementary school children from low-income families. $3,000 2018 AZ
Arts for Learning P Establish yearlong arts integration residencies and professional development for classroom teachers at four IPS schools to improve student literacy. $75,000 2018 IN
Arizonans for Children Inc. P Support to provide holiday gifts and meals for children in group homes and family foster care. $10,000 2018 AZ
Arizona State University Foundation for A New American University P Expand ASU Bridging Success program to recruit, retain and support foster care alumni attending the university. $300,000 2018 AZ
Arizona Newspapers Foundation N Publicize, implement and manage the 2018 Nina Mason Pulliam Environmental Journalism Award. $5,000 2018 AZ
Arizona Humane Society A Support for the Fix.Adopt.Save. animal welfare initiative. $611,500 2018 AZ
Arizona Humane Society A Provide spay/neuter surgeries, vaccines and wellness exams at six locations throughout Maricopa County during the weekend of March 2-3, 2019. $125,000 2018 AZ
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation P Expand the Keys to Success career development, education and employment program to increase positive outcomes for youth transitioning out of Arizona’s foster care system. $150,000 2018 AZ
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation P Support for foster care youth to purchase items not covered by the state foster care system, such as tutoring, athletic fees and equipment, field trips, and music lessons. $20,000 2018 AZ
Alliance for Responsible Pet Ownership Inc.  A Operating support to cover costs of fostering 200 dogs and cats pulled from area shelters, including food, vet fees and training expenses for dogs with behavior challenges. $21,000 2018 IN
All Faith Community Services P Provide low-income families and individuals with assistance during the holiday season. $7,000 2018 AZ
About Care Inc. P Provide a registered nurse to help seniors remain self sufficient in their homes, and update the agency’s technology. $60,000 2018 AZ
A New Leaf Inc. P Provide low-income families and individuals with assistance during the holiday season. $7,000 2018 AZ
A New Leaf P Expand employment support services for low-income women by operating the programs previously provided by Arizona Women’s Education and Employment. $125,000 2018 AZ