July Grants 2015

Assistance League of Greater San Diego
A general operations grant to the Assistance League of Greater San Diego, a non-profit that provides quality school uniform clothing to needy children in Kindergarten through sixth grade.

Catholic Charities
A general operating grant will support Catholic Charities work in San Diego County and their efforts to enroll low income residents in the CalFresh food supplement program and the health insurance program, Covered California.

Hannah’s House
Hannah’s House offers family therapy and a safe place for supervised visits for 200 plus San Diego families per week experiencing family conflict caused by domestic violence, child abuse, and substance abuse. A general operations grant will support this endeavor.

National Veteran’s Transition Services
A general operations grant will support National Veteran’s Transition Services which helps transition military veterans from active duty to civilian life.

New Children’s Museum of San Diego
A general operating grant will support the operation of the New Children’s Museum of San Diego. The “New” in the name emphasizes the museum’s approach to use contemporary art to stimulate imagination and creativity and help children make “new” discoveries.

Joan Kroc Center
A grant to the Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Community Center in San Diego will sponsor the attendance of City Heights youth at summer camp at the Kroc Center.

San Diego State University Research Foundation
A grant to the San Diego State University Research Foundation for their continued work on programming and evaluating English language acquisition skills for preschool students at Rosa Parks Elementary in City Heights.

Zero8hundred
A general operations grant will support Zero8hundred, a program focusing on transitioning military veterans serving post 9/11 into civilian life. San Diego is estimated to have the third highest number of military veteran residents in the nation and highest number of post 9/11 veterans.

Zoological Society of San Diego
A grant will support the renovation of the Otto Center at the San Diego Zoo, a facility used for group educational classes.