Grants Awarded in 2015

Alliance Housing Inc. – $5,000

Northside Supportive Housing for Families program.

Avenues for Homeless Youth – $5,000

GLBT Home Host Program, Suburban Home Host Program, and Minneapolis Home Host Program.

Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative – $7,500

Nicollet Square: housing, support services, and employment program for young adults.

Emerge Community Development – $6,000

Emerge Link Program to help formerly homeless K–12th-grade youth advance socially and academically.

Supportive housing at Lindquist Apartment in North Minneapolis for formerly homeless youth.

Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans – $6,000

Direct assistance for Minnesota veterans and their families who are homeless or experiencing life crises that could lead to homelessness.All funds for this grant come from our annual fundraising concert “Honoring Our Veterans”.

People Incorporated – $6,000

Community-integrated services and support for homeless people with mental illnesses.

Perspectives, Inc. – $5,000

Housing and support services for women and children.

Pillsbury United Communities – $6,000

Full Cycle Program providing employment skills for homeless youth.

Project for Pride in Living, Inc. – $6,000

Stability and Growth Project in North Minneapolis.

Second Chances – $3,000

Group home for boys and K-9 rescue center.

St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral – $1,000

Sandwich-making for MCTC students.

St. Stephen’s Human Services, Inc. – $7,500

Street outreach team to locate people experiencing homelessness and help them find housing and services.

Urban Homeworks, Inc. – $5,000

Construction training through housing construction.

Youth Opportunity Center offering critical services and housing to youth.