In the past 15 months, the Foundation has gifted more than $250,000 to various community projects and initiatives.
More than $150,000 was given to our local educational institutions including:
- Granite Mountain School – $41,861 to purchase band instruments.
- The ASCEND Autism School – $40,000 to purchase iPads and speech software, provide scholarships, and to refurbish the school bus.
- Mountain View Elementary School – $34,000 to complete the adaptive playground for children with special needs.
- Chino Valley High School – $13,623 to support the robotics club and to outfit the high school archery team.
- Yavapai College – $17,400 to support the Community Healthcare Scholars Program.
- Bradshaw Mountain and Prescott High Schools – Each received $2,500 for club activities.
The remaining $100,000 was given to a variety of local charities and programs including:
- Prescott Valley Performing Arts – $27,683 for outfitting of the new Main Street Theater.
- What You Do Matters Law Enforcement Program – $18,777 for course supplies and a state-wide conference.
- Boys and Girls Club – $12,500 to sponsor their Dancing with the Stars event.
- Hungry Kids Program – $19,000 to the Chino Valley and Dewey-Humboldt programs.
- Arizona Crisis Team – $5,000 for new communications equipment.
- Boys to Men Mentoring – $2,000 for expansion of services.
- Margret T. Morris Center – $2,600 for music therapy program.
- Prescott Area Shelter Services – $5,100 for expansion of services.
- Prescott POPS Symphony – $4,500 for the Memory Music concert.
- Red Cross of Northern Arizona – $2,500 for its fire prevention program.
- Yavapai County Sheriff’s Search Dog Unit – $3,000 for specialized canine training.
Past Grant Recipients
Listed below are just a few of the organizations that have received grants from the Foundation in the last ten years:
Prescott Center for the Arts
Yavapai Food Bank
Prescott Area Shelter Services
People Who Care
Chino Valley Food Bank
Trauma Intervention Program
Adult Care Services
Boys and Girls Clubs
CASA for Kids
Granite Mountain School
The ASCEND Autism School
Mountain View Elementary School
Chino Valley High School
Bradshaw Mountain High School
Prescott High School
Highland Nature Center
Prescott Public Library
Yavapai Family Advocacy Center
American Red Cross
Hungry Kids Project
Prescott Valley Performing Arts
Arizona Crisis Team
Boys to Men Mentoring
Margret T. Morris Center
Prescott POPS Symphony
Yavapai County Sheriff’s Search Dog Unit