Grantees 2004 and 2005

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The following grants were made by the Foundation during 2004 and 2005.

2004

Cottonwood Gulch Foundation, Albuquerque, NM
www.cottonwoodgulch.org
$20,000
To assist in the development of educational summer programs for teenagers (archeology).

2005

American Ballroom Theatre Company, New York, NY
www.americanballroomtheater.com
$25,000
To provide scholarship support for the Saturday Ballroom program.

Association to Benefit Children, New York, NY
www.a-b-c.org
$25,000
To support Head Start programs at the Echo Bridge Early Childhood Center.

The Barton Center for Diabetes Education, Oxford, MA
www.bartoncenter.org
$88,000
For the development and initial presentations of the Learn, Laugh, LiveTM...Barton! program for children newly diagnosed with diabetes, and their families.

Clarke School for the Deaf, Northampton, MA
www.clarkeschool.org
$10,000
To support the Early Childhood Education programs in New York City and Boston.

Community Servings, Roxbury, MA
www.servings.org
$26,000
To provide meals under the Children and Families Affected by Life-Threatening Illnesses program.

Congregation Baith Israel Anshei Emes, Brooklyn, NY
www.kanestreet.org
$25,000
To assist in the development of the Kane Street Kids program for pre-school age children housed in the Congregation's Early Childhood Center.

Congregation Or Zarua, New York, NY
www.orzarua.org
$2,500
For the purchase of children’s books for the Congregation’s library.

Cottonwood Gulch Foundation, Albuquerque, NM

www.cottonwoodgulch.org
$16,925
Second part of a commitment to assist in the development of educational summer programs for teenagers (ecology).

East Harlem Churches and Community Urban Center, New York, NY
$18,000
To support the After School Tutoring and Mentoring Program at the Booker T. Washington Learning Center.

Eldridge Street Project, New York, NY
www.eldridgestreet.org
$10,000
In support of the Building Blocks educational initiative.

Jewish Federation of Greater Baton Rouge, LA
www.jewishbr.org
$50,000
Costs associated with increased needs of pre-kindergarten children arising from displacements resulting from Hurricane Katrina.

Gann Academy, Waltham, MA
www.gannacademy.org
$67,000
For the establishment a scholarship fund for students of need.

H.A.L.O. Foundation, Chestnut Hill, MA
www.halofoundation.org
$5,000
To help improve the lives of children with neurological impairments.

Legal Services for Children, New York, NY
www.kidslaw.org
$10,000
To help provide legal services for economically disadvantaged children with disabilities.

Massachusetts Audubon Society, Lincoln, MA
www.massaudubon.org/drumlin
$1,250
For the purchase of children’s books for use at the Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary.

Moses Brown School, Providence RI
www.mosesbrown.org
$10,000
To support the Shoolman Fund for Access providing scholarship for students of need.

Needham Public Library, Needham, MA

www.town.needham.ma.us/library
$3,750
For the acquisition of materials appropriate for children.

New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY
www.nybg.org
$25,000
For programming in the Ruth Rea Howell Family Garden.

New York Public Library, New York, NY
www.nypl.org
$3,750
For the acquisition of materials appropriate for children.

Peninsula Public Library, Lawrence, NY
www.nassaulibrary.org/peninsula
$9,500
Support of the Toddlers and the Arts program.

The Performing Arts Center
Purchase College, Purchase, NY
www.artscenter.org
$10,000
To support the Arts-in-Education program for K-12 students.

Temple Emanuel, Newton, MA
www.templeemanuel.com
$5,000
To support Kol Rinah: The HaZamir Youth Choir of Greater Boston in its 13th year celebration and concert at Lincoln Center in New York.

Wheelock College, Boston, MA

www.wheelock.edu/wft
$8,000
To support the children's educational programs offered by the Wheelock Family Theatre. First part of a three-year grant.