Grants from the Unrestricted Endowment

2016 Grants

Abington Heights Education Improvement Organization     CNC Milling Machine   $ 4,000
Advocacy Alliance      Crisis Intervention Training      $20,000
American Heart Association     Healthy Way to Grow Program     $5,000
Berks County Community Foundation     Pennsylvania Communities in Crisis     $5000
Boys & Girls Clubs of NEPA     After School Shuttle Program      $ 7,500
Bread Basket of NEPA       ShopRite responses to Community Needs     $2,500
Catherine McAuley Center       General Operations    $5,000
Catherine McAuley Center      School Uniforms for homeless children    $ 1,984
Catholic Social Services      St. Anthony’s Haven    $5,000
Century Club of Scranton       Facelift Project      $7,500
The Children’s Advocacy Center      Forensic Interview and Medical Exams       $ 6,000
City of Scranton      The National Resource Network     $5,000
Dress for Success       Computers for Career Center      $10,000
EOTC       Focus on Fatherhood Initiative    $7,500
The Gathering Place      Renovation of former Clarks Summit Firehouse     $2,500
Greater Scranton YMCA      Gymnasium Floor Replacement    $ 5,000
The Greenhouse Project       Programming     7,500
Ignation Volunteers       Establishing Scranton IVC Chapter      $10,000
Institute for Public Policy      Financial Literacy Research      $1,500
Jewish Community Center       Community Garden       $250
Keystone College       The Gathering       $2,000
Keystone College      Suicide Awareness Presentation     $2,000
Keystone College      Local Foods Garden project     $10,000
Lacawac Sanctuary and Field Station      Lackawanna Watershed Education     $2,000
Lackawanna Blind Association      Purchase of 12 Passenger mini bus      $10,000
Lackawanna County Library System       American Masters Lecture Series      $2,000
Lackawanna Historical Society     Local History Curriculum Program     $12,000
Lackawanna River Conservation Association     Watershed Stewardship Outreach Program  $25,000
Marywood University       String Project    $2,000
Muscular Dystrophy Association       MDA Summer Camp Program       $1,000
NeighborWorks      Acquisition and Redevelopment Program       $10,000
Ronald McDonald House of Scranton      Keeping Families Close Project     $ 1,000
St. Cats and Dogs, Inc.      Veterinary Services     $3,000
St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen      Mid Valley Outreach Program      $2,000
St. Michael’s Orthodox Church      Establish a Food Pantry     $3,000
St. Joseph’s Center Walsh Manor      Convertible Car Seats  and Pack n Plays    $ 2,000
Scranton Civic Ballet Company       School Performances of the Nutcracker       $1,000
SLHDA       Veterans Stand Down Program       $ 2,000
Scranton Shakespeare      2016 Summer Season     $ 2,000
Scranton Tomorrow        Scranton 150 Years, 150 Trees    $ 10,000
United Cerebral Palsy      Lekotek    $1,000
United Neighborhood Centers      Emergency Services Program    $ 10,000
University of Scranton      Schemel Forum    $1,500
Voluntary Action Center        Lackawanna Connect      $10,000
West Scranton Hyde Park Neighborhood Watch    Administrative and Operations    $8,000
WVIA Public Media      Educational Programming      $6,180

Matching Grant for New Restricted Funds     $3,131.55

Match Day Grants            $24,538
Abington Community Library
Alzheimer’s Association
Boys & Girls Clubs of NEPA
Children’s Advocacy Center
Everhart Museum
First Friday Scranton
Friendship House
Greater Carbondale YMCA
Griffin Pond Animal Shelter
Jewish Family Services of NEPA
Lacawac Sanctuary and Field Station
Lackawanna River Conservation Association
Little Sisters of the Poor
Make-A-Wish   Greater PA &WV
Marley’s Mission, Inc.
Meals On Wheels of NEPA
Scranton Cultural Center
Scranton School for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children
Saint Joseph’s Center
The Greenhouse Project
Valley Community Library
Voluntary Action Center
Women’s Resource Center
Greater Scranton YMCA

Total Unrestricted Grants for 2016                         $287,083.55