2015 Grant Recipients

2015 Foundation Grants

Coburn Place Safe Haven ($7,500) provides safe, affordable housing and supportive services to women and children who are homeless because of leaving abusive situations. They transform battered lives by healing painful emotions, teaching valuable life skills, and fostering financial independence and long-term self-sufficiency.

Craine House ($7,500) is a unique facility for women transitioning from the prison system to community reintegration. They are dedicated to serving non-violent females with pre-school age children. They promote development of life skills, strengthening of the mother-child relationship, opportunity for academic advancement and guidance to attain emotional and economic independence.

Damien Center ($6,000) hosts a housing assistance program serving HIV positive men, women, and children in safe, affordable housing of choice. Residents complete an eight module life skills course preparing them to maintain safe housing while working towards self-sufficiency.

Dayspring Center ($10,000) provides emergency and transitional housing plus supportive services to families. It is a comprehensive service agency empowering families with the skills, resolve, and resources to permanently end their homelessness.

Desert Rose Foundation ($7,500) provides emergency shelter, transitional housing, case management, legal advocacy, GED training and tutoring, employment assistance, life skills classes, and mentoring to women and children fleeing abusive situations and relationships.

Family Promise of Greater Indianapolis ($10,000) Aftercare program serves families who have recently left its emergency shelter program. By continuing intensive case management the program works with families to increase self-sufficiency and therefore to reduce the likelihood that a family remains house rather than returning to homelessness.

Family Promise of Hendricks County ($10,000) will be launching in 2015 to provide emergency housing needs and support services to families of Hendricks County.

Gennesaret Free Clinic ($10,000) runs the Health Recovery Program that houses men during their recovery from a hospital stay while providing supportive services on the road to permanent housing.

Holy Family Shelter ($10,000) offers shelter and services to help families break the cycle of homelessness, providing the stability necessary to be successful in school, work and life.

HVAF of Indiana ($6,000) operates The REST Program, a 22-bed intensive, highly structured supportive housing program that addresses addictions and recovery for homeless veterans.

Pathway to Recovery ($10,000) operates 5 housing programs providing a seamless continuum of care beginning with supportive housing and ending with permanent housing for over 90 homeless participants battling mental health and substance abuse issues.

Project Home Indy ($8,000) provides housing for pregnant and parenting teens in Marion County. They create opportunities to expand life skills, access healthcare, and realize greater educational success.

Stopover, Inc. ($5,000) operates a Transitional Living Program (TLP) providing supervised housing and supportive services to 16-21 year old youth/young adults as they transition from homelessness to independent living.

Turning Point Domestic Violence Shelter ($7,500) provides an emergency shelter, a 24-hour toll-free help line, a legal advocacy program and prevention training to victims of domestic violence/sexual assault and their dependent children.