close
close
Tue. Jun 25th, 2024

The Beaches Community Fund supports nonprofit organizations in the Jacksonville area

By meerna Jun12,2024

Mary Ellen Waugh looks after Grace Garden as part of the Beaches Emergency Assistance Ministries food program.  The nonprofit received a $40,000 grant from the Beaches Community Fund.

Eighteen nonprofit organizations serving the Jacksonville Beaches neighborhoods recently received grants of approximately $290,000 from The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida.

The grants came from the foundation’s Beaches Community Fund, a collective donor circle of 35 families who each contribute annually to a grant pool that has invested approximately $2.3 million in nonprofits since 2015.

Here are the biggest grants:

‘Extraordinary’:Delores Barr Weaver is donating $61 million to Jacksonville-area nonprofits

  • BEAM (Beach Emergency Assistance Ministry) – $40,000
  • Jacksonville City Year – $30,000
  • Feeding Northeast Florida/Northeast Florida Regional Food Bank – $30,000
  • Blessings in a backpack – $25,000
  • Ministry of Relief in Emergency Situations of St. John – $25,000
  • Habitat Beaches for Humanity – $20,000
  • Communities in Jacksonville Schools – $20,000
  • Mission Home – $20,000
  • Northeast Florida Nonprofit Center – $19,000
  • Episcopal Children’s Services – $18,685
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Florida – $10,000
  • Here tomorrow – $10,000
  • Play Garden – $10,000.

[email protected], (904) 359-4109

By meerna

Related Post