Layton Boulevard West community garden


2018 Recipients

ArtWorks for Milwaukee $25,000 To support arts programs and internships for Milwaukee high school students
Columbia St. Mary's Foundation $25,000 To provide free dental care to youth attending schools in Lindsay Heights and other neighborhoods
CORE El/Centro $100,000 To support integrated natural health therapies and movent services for low-income individuals and families
Danceworks $2,000 To support the Mad Hot Ballroom and Tap at Cross Trainers Academy
EPIC Center Community Organization $30,000 To support educational, recreational, and social afterschool programs for youth from the Layton Boulevard West and Clarke Square neighborhoods
First Stage $100,000 To support First Stage programs in ZNI and other Milwaukee neighborhoods
Greater Milwaukee Committee $10,000 To support the MKE Fellows program
Greater Milwaukee Foundation $10,000 To support Neighborhood Leadership Institute alumni at the PolicyLink Equity Summit
Guest House of Milwaukee $5,000 To support a workshop
Hawaii Community Foundation $100,000 To support community programs and projects in Hawaii
Historic Milwaukee $10,000 To support the 2018 Doors Open Milwaukee program in ZNI and other neighborhoods
Jacobs Center $5,000 In honor of the Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation board and staff
Journey House $100,000 To support the operation of Journey House's financial opportunity center
Journey House $250,000 To provide education, employment, and youth and family programs on Milwaukee's near south side
Kualoa-He'eia Ecumenical Youth (KEY) Project $50,000 To support the 50th Anniversary Collective Sustainability Initiative
LISC Milwaukee $200,000 To support economic development, family wealth building, housing and public safety programs, and the delivery of technical assistance to community development organizations in ZNI and other neighborhoods
Make-A-Wish Hawaii $100,000 To support the use of technology and brand awareness to strengthen organizational capacity
Marquette University $30,900 To support a Trinity Fellow internship at the Zilber Family Foundation
Martin Luther King Economic Development Corporation $2,500 To support the creation and installation of a statue of community leader Welford Sanders
Medical College of Wisconsin $25,000 To support a project to reduce opiate abuse and lethality
Mikva Challenge $10,000 To support the Action Civics program in Milwaukee
Milwaukee Public Library $10,000 To support Sam Quinones' visit to Milwaukee to speak about the opioid epidemic
Park People of Milwaukee $10,000 To support a part-time community organizer to plan, promote, and facilitate programming in Johnsons Park
Playworks Wisconsin $100,000 To support safe, healthy, and inclusive play and physical activity programs for kids attending schools in ZNI neighborhoods
RiverEdge Nature Center $10,000 To support general operations
Riverworks Development Corporation $100,000 To support the operation of the financial opportunity center
Southside Organizing Center $50,000 To support bilingual resident outreach, education, and organizing on Milwaukee's south side
Still Waters Collective $10,000 To support the creation of a video about ZNI neighborhoods
The Table $45,000 To support a green infrastructure project in Alice's Garden
TRUE Skool $50,000 To support urban arts, leadership development, and workforce development programs for youth
United Performing Arts Fund $62,154 To match employee contributions to support performing arts organizations in Milwaukee
United Performing Arts Fund $169,556 To match employee contributions to support performing arts organizations in Milwaukee
United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County $45,000 To support Longfellow Elementary School's participation in the Milwaukee Community Schools Partnership
United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County $50,000 To support the My Very Own Library program in schools in ZNI neighborhoods
USO Wisconsin $5,000 To support USO Wisconsin programs and services
Victory Garden Initiative $10,000 To support the 2018 Victory Garden Blitz in the ZNI neighborhoods
Walnut Way Conservation Corp. $5,100 To support a nonprofit leader to participate in the Leadership Advanced training for senior nonprofit executives
Wisconsin Philanthropy Network $75,000 To support the Wisconsin Leadership Development Project to recruit and train grassroots leaders in Milwaukee
Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC) $75,000 To support economic development programs in the Clarke Square, Layton Boulevard West, and Lindsay Heights neighborhoods

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