Fall 2014 Grantee, Lutheran Settlement House
Since its Spring 2006 inception, the Fund has awarded 225 grants, totaling over $2 million to organizations in the Philadelphia region that are committed to advancing equity, safety and justice for women and girls.
Fall 2015 Community Women’s Fund Grantees
Awarded, to be announced.
Spring 2015 Community Women’s Fund Grantees
ChessPenn Health Services – $10,000
To continue the expansion of its Prenatal Health in Coatesville: seeking a match for a challenge grant to expand a prenatal program in Coatesville from 4 hours/week to 5 days/week.
Why Not Prosper – $15,000
For their work in supporting women transitioning out of incarceration to find employment, remain substance free and to be reunited with their children.
Girls on the Run Philly – $5,000
To expand their program to two additional low-income communities to help girls be strong, healthy and confident through their sports-based leadership development program.
Girls Rock Philly – $10,000
To expand their services and community engagement to empower girls and women through music education and activities that foster leadership skills, creativity, critical thinking and collaboration.
For their work in Chester County to provide integrated services to immigrant women survivors of domestic violence.
Women’s Medical Fund – $20,000
To protect and expand access to abortion through direct services, advocacy and education.