Grant History

Year Organization Amount ($) Description Geographic Area Served Program Area
2021 One Hundred Miles (Brunswick, GA) $250,000 (over 2 years)

Operating support for coastal advocacy

Coastal Georgia Environment
2021 Bethesda Community Clinic $45,000

Supports operating costs of a mobile medical unit serving Cherokee County. [COVID-19 response]

Cherokee County Health
2021 Urban Health Inititiative $45,000

Pilot initiative to provide African American faith communities with consultation and health education designed to mitgate community spread of COVID-19 and encourage vaccine adoption. [COVID-19 response]

United States Health
2021 Center for the Visually Impaired - GA 75,000

Operating support [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Health
2021 Community Advanced Practice Nurses 50,000

Operating support [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Health
2021 CaringWorks $75,000

Supports delivery of integrated health services to uninsured clients. [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Non-Focus
2020 Atlanta Speech School (Atl) $150,000

Supports development of Cox Campus content for K-3 professional development curriculum in the area of language and literacy (payable over two years).

United States Education
2020 Learn4Life (Atl) $100,000

Operating support for collective impact initiative focused on scaling best practices across metro districts in support of academic achievement and workforce readiness (payable over two years).

Metro Atlanta Education
2020 Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School (Atl) $130,000 (over two years)

Supports 2020-21 resident and cooperating teacher stipends of the CREATE Teacher Residency.

Metro Atlanta Education
2020 DeKalb County School District (Stone Mountain, GA) $16,940

Supports district implementation of PBIS Tier II Student Supports including training on restorative practices. [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Education
2020 PARTNERS for Equity in Child & Adolescent Health(Atl) $200,000

Supports a school based health center re-opening fund that will provide bridge funding for one year to existing SBHCs for payroll support to restore and/or maintain existing staff and expand capacity for community outreach, mental health, and/or nurse navigators (paid through Donor Advised Fund). [COVID-19 response]

Georgia Education
2020 Public Broadcasting Atlanta (Atl) $50,000

Supports TutorATL, an online, professional tutoring service available at no cost for students in Fulton and Cobb Counties with a deeper partnership with the Atlanta Public Schools. [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Education
2020 Georgia Leadership Institute for School Improvement (Atl) $50,000

Operating Support [COVID-19 response]

Georgia Education
2020 Park Pride (Atl) $50,000

Operating Support (over 2 years)

Metro Atlanta Environment
2020 Georgia Interfaith Power & Light (Atl) $50,000

Funds a part-time program coordinator for coastal Georgia (over 2 years).

Coastal Georgia Environment
2020 Southern Environmental Law Center (Atl) $100,000

Operating support for coastal advocacy in Georgia.

Coastal Georgia Environment
2020 Carl Vinson Institute of Government, UGA (Athens, GA) $50,000

Supports programming to provide legislators serving on Georgia's House and Senate Natural Resources and Environment Committees with unbiased, non-technical scientific and statutory background on major environmental issues facing the state

Georgia Environment
2020 Greening Youth Foundation (Atl) $40,000

Supports "The Bridge", a pilot hiring event designed to connect a talented, diverse pool of potential employees with public and private employers across the conservation sector.

Georgia Environment
2020 Angel Flight (Atl) $45,000

Supports non-emergency air transportation to life-changing medical care that is not available locally (payable over two years).

South Health
2020 ARCHI (Atl) $75,000

Supports pilot to test a rapid-referral system for connecting high-need patients at Mercy Care and Grady with social services critical to healing and health (housing, nutrition, and transportation).

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 Albany Area Primary Health Care (Albany, GA) $50,000

Provides for equipment, supplies, and mileage reimbursement for two-pronged pilot effort to obtain clinical data from patients being managed for chronic disease via telehealth; the first equips nurses for home visits to obtain data and the second equips patients for self-measurement. [COVID-19 response]

Southwest Georgia Health
2020 Emory University (Atl) $25,000

Supports "Feeding the Frontlines," a partnership between Emory University and commercial kitchens (otherwise closed caterers and restaurants) to provide meals to health workers at 15 area hospital locations as well as first responders (police, fire). [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 Good Samaritan Health Centers of Gwinnett (Norcross, GA) $150,000

Supports $3.2 million capital campaign to purchase and renovate a building to relocate its East clinic.

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 The Center for Black Women's Wellness (Atl) $45,000

Supports accelerated implementation of telemedicine with particular emphasis on chronic disease management, maternal child health, and behavioral health. [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 CHRIS 180 (Atl) $50,000

Operating Support [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 Georgia Center for Child Advocacy (Atl) $95,000

Operating Support (over two years) [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 Good Samaritan Health Center of Gwinnett (Norcross, GA) $45,000

Operating Support [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 Whitefoord, Inc (Atl) $45,000

Operating Support [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 24/7 Gateway Center (Atl) $75,000

Funds an FTE Behavioral Health Specialist to extend support to evenings and weekends in response to increased demand associated with the pandemic. [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 Cobb County School District (Marietta, GA) $50,000

Supports expansion of Youth Mental Health First Aid training to staff and faculty to better recognize warning signs of children in crisis. [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health (Atl) $130,000

Supports a post-grad masters in public health fellowship program that places at least one fellow in each of Georgia's 18 public health districts (over 2 years through Donor Advised Fund). [COVID-19 response]

Georgia Health
2020 Prevent Blindness Georgia (Atl) $50,000

Operating Support [COVID-19 response]

Georgia Health
2020 Hopebound (Atl) $20,000

Operating Support for tech start-up that seeks to make affordable, culturally competent mental health services available to underserved adolescents using a web-based, tele-health platform.

Metro Atlanta Health
2020 Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta (Atl) $45,000

Supports implementation of enterprise-wide IT upgrades.

Metro Atlanta Non-Focus
2020 Communites of Coastal Georgia Foundation (St. Simons Island, GA) $100,000

Supports COVID-19 Relief Fund serving Camden, Glynn and McIntosh Counties.

Coastal Georgia Non-Focus
2020 Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta (Atl) $100,000

Supports COVID-19 Relief fund serving metro Atlanta.

Metro Atlanta Non-Focus
2020 Community Foundation of South Georgia (Thomasville, GA) $100,000

Supports COVID-19 Relief Fund serving South Georgia.

Southwest Georgia Non-Focus
2020 Community Foundation of Greater Atlanta $50,000

Supports COVID-19 Relief Fund serving metro Atlanta.

Metro Atlanta Non-Focus
2020 Southeastern Council of Foundations (Atl) $10,000

Supports increased coordination of the philanthropic response to COVID-19 in metro Atlanta and statewide Georgia.

Georgia Non-Focus
2020 YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta (Atl) $100,000

Supports child care services for 1st responders and hospital workers as well as emergency food distribution. [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Non-Focus
2020 Our House (Atl) $50,000

Operating Support [COVID-19 response]

Metro Atlanta Non-Focus
2020 LiftFund $50,000

Supports loan loss reserves and interest buy down fund needed to deploy $250,000 in 0% loan to small business owners in metro Atlanta for COVID-19 relief.

Metro Atlanta Non-Focus
2020 Partnership for Southern Equity $50,000

Supports the COVID-19 Rapid Relief Fund focused on front-line organizations serving low-wealth Black communities and historically disinvested communities of color.

Metro Atlanta Non-Focus
2019 Alliance Theatre (Atl) $50,000

Supports the Alliance Institute which provides teachers with professional development focused on evidence based, arts-informed pedagogies.

Metro Atlanta Education
2019 Georgia Budget & Policy Institute (Atl) $100,000

Supports education policy analysis and communications (payable over two years).

Georgia Education
2019 Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education (Atl) $75,000

Expands use of GPEE's Assesssment Inventory Protocol in 5 - 8 districts across the state to inform individual district's testing landscape, improve support for teachers in using assesssments, and inform statewide conversations about the role of assessments in education as the GA Dept of Education prepares for implementation of legislation allowing for the development of alternative assessment and accountability systems aligned with state academic content standards.

Georgia Education
2019 IAMHOLDENON (Atl) $75,000

Supports development of curriculum and educator toolkit to accompany a new video series focused on mental health and resiliency in the face of specific life challenges for use in school health classes across Georgia in partnership with Georgia Public Broadcasting and the Georgia Department of Education.

Georgia Education
2019 Georgia Coast Collaborative (Brunswick, GA) [Fiscal Agent: One Hundred Miles] $90,000

Collaborative development of an online dashboard that tracks key indicators of coastal Georgia's environmental health.

Coastal Georgia Environment
2019 Longleaf Alliance (Andalusia, AL) $70,200

Supports hiring of part-time grant writer (payable over two years).

Southeast Environment
2019 Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences (Manomet, MA) $150,000

Supports shorebird conservation through two initiatives, the Georgia Bight Shorebird Conservation Initiative and the development and implementation of coastal engineering best management practices (payable over two years).

Coastal Georgia Environment
2019 Southern Environmental Law Center (Atl) $150,000

Operating support for coastal advocacy.

Coastal Georgia Environment
2019 ACF Stakeholders (Albany, GA) $50,000

Supports ACFS role in the development of an on-line drought dashboard for the ACF Basin in partnership with NOAA's National Integrated Drought Information System program.

Southwest Georgia Environment
2019 The Conservation Fund (Atl) $25,000

Funds a feasibility study investigating potential for expanding the Natural Capital Investment Fund's business lending operations to Georgia.

Georgia Environment
2019 The Conservation Fund fbo GA Dept of Natural Resources (Atl) $76,000

Provides funding needed for the Georgia Dept of Natural Resources to close on two properties with a bundled acquisition that totals 17,420 acres and permanently protects 4 viable Gopher Tortoise populations as part of the Gopher Tortoise Conservation Initiative.

Coastal Georgia Environment
2019 Georgia Forest Watch (Dahlonega, GA) $57,800

Supports ForestRoots Coalition, a new advocacy initiative designed to recruit, inform, motivate, and train a regional network of volunteers and organizational allies who will act as advocates for the Chattahoochee - Oconee National Forests within their respective communities and before the National Forest Service (over 2 years).

Northeast GA Environment
2019 Savannah Riverkeeper (Augusta, GA) $60,000

Supports internal costs associated with the Savannah Riverkeeper's role as non-federal sponsor of the Savannah River Oxbow Restoration Project (over 2 years)

Central Savannah River Area Environment
2019 Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Georgia (Atl) $75,000

Supports development of evidence-based, Georgia specific online resource for prenatal education as well as technical assistance for prenatal education providers.

Georgia Health
2019 Good News Clinics (Gainesville, GA) [Fiscal Agent: Medical Center Foundation] $100,000

Supports Good News Clinic's implementation of an electronic medical record system (EPIC) for increased patient safety, greater efficiency, and a strengthened continuum of care in partnership with Northeast Georgia Health System.

Northeast, GA Health
2019 Mercy Care Foundation (Atl) $45,000

Purchase of new dental equipment for Mercy Care's Clinic at City of Refuge.

Metro Atlanta Health
2019 International Human Trafficking Institute at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights (Atl) $100,000

Supports baseline research to quantify incidence of human trafficking and develop a uniform nomenclature for criminal charges and prosecution in an effort to strengthen law enforcement's ability to fight human trafficking within multiple jurisdictions.

Metro Atlanta Health
2019 Quest Community Development (Atl) $100,000

$5 million capital campaign (private funding) for the Quest Nonprofit Center for Change which will include behavioral health services for Quest's residents and Westside's community members.

Metro Atlanta Health
2019 Emory School of Medicine - Urban Health Initiative (Atl) $100,000

Supports launch of oral health initiatives at two school-based health centers in partnership with HEALing Community Center.

Metro Atlanta Health
2019 Sight Savers America (Birmingham, AL) $35,000

Provides for case management and assistive technology for children with vision impairment in metro Atlanta.

Metro Atlanta Health
2019 Mary Hall Freedom House (Atl) $75,000

$5.25 million capital campaign with particular interest in the delivery of behavioral health services as part of their supportive housing mission.

Metro Atlanta Health
2019 Clarkston Community Health (Clarkston, GA) $40,000

Expand capacity of monthly vision clinic with the purchase of new equipment.

Metro Atlanta Health
2019 Good Pill Pharmacy (Norcross, GA) [Fiscal Agent: SIRUM] $100,000

Operating support for Good Pill Pharmacy, the first mail-order pharmacy stocked exclusively with surplus drugs designed to get medicine directly to low-income families in Georgia (over 2 years)

Georgia Health
2019 Voices for Georgia's Children (Atl) $75,000

Supports implementation of enterprise-wide IT upgrades.

Metro Atlanta Health
2018 Learn4Life (Atl) $100,000

Supports collective impact initiative made up of school districts, communities, businesses, and non-profits in which data is used to identify best practices at key milestones in a student's education and the scaling of those solutions to address academic achievement and workforce readiness in metro Atlanta (payable over 2 years).

Metro Atlanta Education
2018 Marcus Autism Center, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta $180,000

Supports deployment of professional development and coaching focused on social emotional engagement to DeKalb County School District personnel, Metro East Georgia Learning Resource Systems, Metropolitan RESA and 12 elementary schools in Southwest DeKalb County to assist teachers in creating an inclusive classroom in which both neuro-typical and atypical students can thrive.

Metro Atlanta Education
2018 Junior Achievement of Georgia (Atl) $100,000

Supports professional development for teachers preparing for service within JA Academies, Junior Achievement's redesigned approach to high school education that features project based business challenges delivered through an interdisciplinary case study methodology.

Metro Atlanta Education
2018 Captain Planet Foundation (Atl) $100,000

Supports implementation of GA's recently adopted K12 science standards through delivery of a year-long professional development program that uses a 3-dimensional environmental phenomena-based science curriculum to help teachers master student-centered, inquiry-based pedagogy. The 75 strategically located participants will be charged with supporting their local peers by redeploying training. Grant funds also establish a state-wide lending library for durable lab/field equipment.

Georgia Education
2018 TNTP, Inc (New York, NY) $300,000

Supports required local matching funds for a $7.8 million Education Innovation & Research grant focused on professional development fo 11 school-based leadership teams charged with turning around under-performing schools in APS (payable over 3 years).

Metro Atlanta Education
2018 Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School (Atl) $70,000

Supports stipends for 5-week Summer Resident Academy within a 3-year teacher residency program (CREATE); funding counts toward local match required for $8.3 million U.S. Dept of Education "Supporting Effective Educator Development" grant.

Metro Atlanta Education
2018 The Institute for Georgia Environmental Leadership (Atl) $50,000

Assists with increased costs associated with facilitation team transition (payable over 2 years).

Georgia Environment
2018 The Nature Conservancy (Atl) $75,000

Enables The Nature Conservancy to include Georgia in a regional effort to increase the number of underserved youth entering natural resource professions with an emphasis on highly skilled, wildland fire fighting and prescribed fire careers while, at the same time, building capacity for prescribed fire and other restoration activities associated with the longleaf pine ecosystem.

Georgia Environment
2018 Longleaf Alliance (Andalusia, AL) $107,800

Provides support for Longleaf training academies and additional administration/accounting personnel (payable over 2 years).

Southeast Environment
2018 The Conservation Fund (Atl) $28,962

The Longleaf Partnership Council is a coalition of public agencies, nonprofit organizations, the forest industry, and private landowners with the common interest of restoring longleaf pine forests in the southeastern United States.  The Conservation Fund will use grant funds for expenses related to the Council's 2019 program year convenings and production of its Range-wide Accomplishment Report.

South Environment
2018 Georgia Conservancy (Atl) $75,000

Supports development of a state-wide education and outreach plan that will enable and foster collaboration among the land trust community in its efforts to conserve priority lands listed on Georgia's State-wide Action Plan.

Georgia Environment
2018 Georgia Wildlife Federation (Covington, GA) $100,000

Supports a public awareness campaign focused on educating Georgia citizens on the importance of land conservation, outdoor recreation, and resource protection.

Georgia Environment
2018 Mountain Conservation Trust (Jasper, GA) $30,000

General operating support.

Northwest Georgia Environment
2018 The Nature Conservancy (Atl) $125,000

$36 million capital campaign to underwrite strategic plan (2018 - 2020); funding allocated for coastal initiatives: on-going development of living shorelines and resilience planning with Camden County.

Coastal Georgia Environment
2018 One Hundred Miles (Brunswick, GA) $200,000

General operating support (payable over 2 years).

Coastal Georgia Environment
2018 Georgia Dental Association Foundation (Atl) $20,000

Supports two-day, free dental clinic in which volunteers provide cleanings, restorative care and oral surgery to approximately 2,000 low-income patients.

Georgia Health
2018 Our House (Atl) $68,000

Supports renovation of shelter facility serving homeless families with newborns by adding private bathrooms to residential units.

Metro Atlanta Health
2018 Georgia Center for Child Advocacy (Atl) $40,000

Provides up to $40,000 to support an updated strategic plan focused on GCCA's child sexual abuse prevention efforts.

Georgia Health
2018 Wholesome Wave Georgia (Atl) $50,000

Supports integration of the Fruit & Vegetable Prescription program (FVRx®) into care plan for patients of the Grady Health System.

Metro Atlanta Health
2018 Chatham County Safety Net Planning Council (Savannah, GA) $50,000

Provides stop-gap funding to maintain a mobile enrollment specialist position under the Coastal Campaign for Healthy Kids which helps families enroll their eligible children in Medicaid or PeachCare.

Coastal Georgia Health
2018 Foundation for Rhodes Homes (Brookhaven, GA) $125,000

Supports renovation of patient rooms and nurses' station to complement organizational shift from an institutional to person-directed model of care.

Metro Atlanta Health
2018 Good Samaritan Health Center of Cobb (Marietta, GA) $75,000

Supports reconfiguration of existing clinic footprint to allow for more exam rooms and increase service capacity.

Metro Atlanta Health
2018 St. Jude's Recovery Center (Atl) $50,000

$1.85 million capital campaign to expand capacity for women's residential treatment, outpatient services, and facility renovations.

Metro Atlanta Health
2017 Agape Community Center (Atl) $50,000

Supports four Education Specialist positions charged with coordinating services and providing academic supports for low-income children in four APS schools within the North Atlanta High School cluster (payable over 2 years).

Metro Atlanta Education
2017 Georgia Appleseed (Atl) $175,000

Supports district specific community engagement to bolster stakeholder support for PBIS implementation with fidelity (payable over 3 years).

Georgia Education
2017 Fulton County Schools (Atl) $80,000

Supports continued development of an "Expanded Impact Teacher" model to create a career ladder for exemplary teachers willing to assume teacher leader responsibilities; in partnership with Public Impact (www.opportunityculture.org).

Metro Atlanta Education
2017 Purpose Built Schools Atlanta (Atl) $150,000

Supports development of a "Teacher Leader" career path focused on retaining excellent teachers in the classroom within APS partner schools (payable over 2 years).

Metro Atlanta Education
2017 Alliance Theatre Institute (Atl) $50,000

Supports the Alliance Institute which provides teachers professional development focused on evidence based, arts-informed pedagogies.

Metro Atlanta Education
2017 Atlanta Speech School (Atl) $175,000

Supports content development for K-3 curriculum to help pre- and in-service teachers improve their practice for optimal early language and literacy development.

United States Education
2017 Relay Graduate School of Education [Fiscal Agent: redefinED Atlanta] $300,000

Supports launch of Relay's graduate teacher residency program in Atlanta in partnership with Atlanta Public Schools and KIPP Metro Atlanta Schools (payable over 3 years).

Metro Atlanta Education
2017 Park Pride (Atl) $40,000

Operating support (payable over 2 years).

Metro Atlanta Environment
2017 Wormsloe Institute for Environmental History (Savannah, GA) $100,000

$1.5 million capital campaign to construct an experiential learning center in the service of UGA's Center for Research and Education at Wormsloe.

Coastal Georgia Environment
2017 Southern Environmental Law Center (Atl) $150,000

Operating support for coastal advocacy in Georgia.

Coastal Georgia Environment
2017 UGA - Carl Vinson Institute of Government (Athens, GA) $50,000

Supports programming to provide legislators serving on Georgia's House and Senate Natural Resources and Environment Committees with unbiased, non-technical scientific and statutory background on major environmental issues facing the state.

Georgia Environment
2017 Savannah River Clean Water Fund (Augusta, GA) $50,000

General operating support (payable over 2 years).

Central Savannah River Environment
2017 Angel Flight (Chamblee, GA) $35,000

Supports non-emergency air transportation to life-changing medical care that is not available locally.

Georgia Health
2017 Gateway Center (Atl) $150,000

$3 million capital campaign to renovate the Gateway facility and, in the process, improve its utility as a gateway to and core service provider of primary, oral, recuperative, and behavioral healthcare for metro Atlanta's homeless population in partnership with Mercy Care and others.

Metro Atlanta Health
2017 Georgia Center for Child Advocacy (Atl) $91,000

Supports child sexual abuse prevention coordinator for the Metro Atlanta region over two years.

Metro Atlanta Health
2017 Whitefoord Community Program (Atl) $45,000

Provides medical and dental equipment for King Middle School clinic.

Metro Atlanta Health
2017 Wholesome Wave Georgia (Atl) $30,000

Supports Fruit and Vegetable (R) Program (FVRx) which promotes affordable access to fruits, vegetables, and healthy eating in underserved communities through partnerships with healthcare providers, community organizations, and fresh produce retailers.

Metro Atlanta Health
2017 Emory School of Medicine - Urban Health Initiative (Atl) $105,000

Underwrites launch of oral health initiative housed in a new school-based health center located at Hollis Innovation Academy in partnership with HEALing Community Center.

Metro Atlanta Health
2017 CHRIS 180 (Atl) $100,000

$12 million capital campaign to expand campus, upgrade facilities, and launch integrated health clinic in partnership with Mercy Care.

Metro Atlanta Health
2017 Dentistry for the Developmentally Disabled Foundation (Atl) $25,000

Supports replacement of worn dental and office equipment for dental clinic serving developmentally disabled patients.

Metro Atlanta Health
2017 National Center for Family Philanthropy (Washington, DC) $10,000

Supports upgrades needed to make NCFP's online Knowledge Center an open access resource for giving families.

United States Non-Focus
2016 Georgia Budget & Policy Institute (Atl) $100,000

Supports education policy analysis and communications (payable over two years).

Georgia Education