Recent Grants: Building Better Communities

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2013 Building Better Communities Grants
The Building Better Communities Program awarded over $650,000 in grants in 2013. The grants in this program are discretionary.
Please note that this list does not include small grants that are less than $5,000

Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
271 Main Street, Suite 3, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1748
www.berkshiretaconic.org
$10,000

Boys and Girls Club
P.O. Box 707, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.bgclubcville.org
$40,000

Building Goodness Foundation
P.O. Box 4325, Charlottesville, VA 22905
www.buildinggoodness.org
$10,000

Cap Haitien Health Partnership
P.O. Box 11281, Portland, ME 04104
www.healthyhaiti.org
$5,000

Center for Nonprofit Excellence
1701-A Allied Street, Charlottesville VA 22903
www.thecne.org
$5,000

Doctors without Borders
333 7th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10001
www.doctorswithoutborders.org
$10,000

Habitat for Humanity
P.O. Box 7305, Charlottesville, VA 22906
www.habitat.org 
$5,000

Jackson Laboratory
600 Main Street, Bar Harbor, ME 4609
www.jax.org 
$5,000

Lehigh University
621 Taylor Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015
www.lehigh.edu 
$17,000

Lenox Hill Neighborhood Housing
331 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021
http://www.lenoxhill.org
$10,000

Local Food Hub
P.O. Box 4647, Charlottesville, VA 22905
www.localfoodhub.org
$5,000

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue New York, NY 10065
www.mskcc.org
$5,000

MIT
50 Memorial DriveCambridge, Massachusetts 02142
https://mitsloan.mit.edu/
$10,000

National Urban Squash and Education Association
795 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
www.nationalurbansquash.org
$5,000

Outward Bound- Sea Program
100 Mystery Point Road, Garrison, NY 10524
www.outwardbound.org 
$30,000

Paramount Theater
215 E. Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22202
http://www.theparamount.net/
$15,000

PBS Foundation
2100 Crystal Drive, 3rd Floor, Arlington, VA 22202
www.pbs.org
$5,000

Piedmont Casa
PO Box 603, Charlottesville, VA 22202
http://www.pcasa.org/
$5,000

Pound Ridge Land Conservancy
PO Box 173, Pound Ridge, NY 10576
http://www.prlc.net/
$8,000

St. Francis Hospital Foundation
100 Port Washington Blvd., Roslyn, NY 11576
www.stfrancisheartcenter.com
$10,000

Tabor Academy
Alumni House, Marion, MA 02738
www.taboracademy.org
$15,000

The Compass Project
219 Anderson Street, Unit 6, Portland, ME 04101
www.compasproject.org
$5,000

The Health Wagon
233 Chase Street, Suite 100, Clintwood, VA 24228
www.thehealthwagon.org
$10,000

The Hill School
717 East High Street, Pottstown, PA 19464
www.thehill.org
$5,000

The MS Care Center at NYU
Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th St, Suite 544, New York, NY 10003
www.med.nyu.edu/hjd/ms/
$5,000

Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation
P.O. Box 316, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.monticello.org
$5,000

Trudeau Institue
154 Algonquin Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
www.trudeauinstitute.org
$10,000

Tufts University
136 Harrison Avenue Boston, MA 02111
http://www.tufts.edu/
$10,000

University of Richmond
23 Westhampton Way, Richmond, VA 23173
www.richmond.edu 
$45,000

UVA Miller Center of Public Affairs
P.O. Box 400406, Charlottesville, VA 22904
www.millercenter.org
$5,000

UVA Office of Telemedicine
P.O. Box 800707, Charlottesville, VA 22904
http://www.medicine.virginia.edu/education/more/telemedicine
$10,000

Williams College
75 Park Street, Williamstown, MA 01267
www.williams.edu 
$5,000

Williamstown Theatre Festival
P.O. Box 517, Williamstown, MA 01267
www.wtfestival.org
$10,000

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
86 Water St, Woods Hole, MA 02543
http://www.whoi.edu/
$5,000

WVTF/National Public Radio
3520 Kinsbury Lane, Roanoke, VA 24014
www.wvtf.org
$6,000

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2012 Building Better Communities Grants

The Building Better Communities Program awarded over $750,000 in grants in 2012. The grants in this program are discretionary.
Please note that this list does not include small grants that are less than $5,000

Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
271 Main Street, Suite 3, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1748
www.berkshiretaconic.org
$10,000

Boys and Girls Club
P.O. Box 707, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.bgclubcville.org
$60,000

Building Goodness Foundation
P.O. Box 4325, Charlottesville, VA 22905
www.buildinggoodness.org
$10,000

Cap Haitien Health Partnership
P.O. Box 11281, Portland, ME 04104
www.healthyhaiti.org
$5,000

Center for Nonprofit Excellence
1701-A Allied Street, Charlottesville VA 22903
www.thecne.org
$5,000

Doctors without Borders
333 7th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10001
www.doctorswithoutborders.org
$10,000

Habitat for Humanity
P.O. Box 7305, Charlottesville, VA 22906
www.habitat.org 
$5,000

Jackson Laboratory
600 Main Street, Bar Harbor, ME 4609
www.jax.org 
$5,000

Lehigh University
621 Taylor Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015
www.lehigh.edu 
$15,000

Lenox Hill Neighborhood Housing
331 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021
http://www.lenoxhill.org
$5,000

Local Food Hub
P.O. Box 4647, Charlottesville, VA 22905
www.localfoodhub.org
$5,000

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue New York, NY 10065
www.mskcc.org
$5,000

National Urban Squash and Education Association
795 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
www.nationalurbansquash.org
$5,000

Outward Bound- Sea Program
100 Mystery Point Road, Garrison, NY 10524
www.outwardbound.org 
$30,000

Paramount Theater
215 E. Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22202
http://www.theparamount.net/
$15,000

PBS Foundation
2100 Crystal Drive, 3rd Floor, Arlington, VA 22202
www.pbs.org
$5,000

Piedmont Casa
PO Box 603, Charlottesville, VA 22202
http://www.pcasa.org/
$5,000

St. Francis Hospital Foundation
100 Port Washington Blvd., Roslyn, NY 11576
www.stfrancisheartcenter.com
$10,000

Tabor Academy
Alumni House, Marion, MA 02738
www.taboracademy.org
$15,000

The Compass Project
219 Anderson Street, Unit 6, Portland, ME 04101
www.compasproject.org
$5,000

The Health Wagon
233 Chase Street, Suite 100, Clintwood, VA 24228
www.thehealthwagon.org
$10,000

The Hill School
717 East High Street, Pottstown, PA 19464
www.thehill.org
$10,000

The MS Care Center at NYU
Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th St, Suite 544, New York, NY 10003
www.med.nyu.edu/hjd/ms/
$5,000

Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation
P.O. Box 316, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.monticello.org
$5,000

Tides Foundation
1014 Torney Ave., San Francisco, CA 94129-1755
http://www.tides.org/ 
$15,000

Trudeau Institue
154 Algonquin Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
www.trudeauinstitute.org
$15,000

University of Richmond
23 Westhampton Way, Richmond, VA 23173
www.richmond.edu 
$55,000

UVA Miller Center of Public Affairs
P.O. Box 400406, Charlottesville, VA 22904
www.millercenter.org
$5,000

UVA Office of Telemedicine
P.O. Box 800707, Charlottesville, VA 22904
http://www.medicine.virginia.edu/education/more/telemedicine
$8,000

Williams College
75 Park Street, Williamstown, MA 01267
www.williams.edu 
$12,000

Williamstown Theatre Festival
P.O. Box 517, Williamstown, MA 01267
www.wtfestival.org
$5,000

WVTF/National Public Radio
3520 Kinsbury Lane, Roanoke, VA 24014
www.wvtf.org
$5,000

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2011 Building Better Communities Grants
The Building Better Communities Program awarded over $600,000 in grants in 2011. The grants in this program are discretionary.

Please note that this list does not include small grants that are less than $5,000

Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
271 Main Street, Suite 3, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1748
www.berkshiretaconic.org
$10,000

Boys and Girls Club
P.O. Box 707, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.bgclubcville.org
$240,000

Building Goodness Foundation
P.O. Box 4325, Charlottesville, VA 22905
www.buildinggoodness.org
$10,000

Cap Haitien Health Partnership
P.O. Box 11281, Portland, ME 04104
www.healthyhaiti.org
$5,000

Center for Nonprofit Excellence
1701-A Allied Street, Charlottesville VA 22903
www.thecne.org
$10,000

Charlottesville Area Community Foundation
P.O. Box 1767, Charlottesville VA 22902
www.cacfonline.org
$7,000

C-Quest (Boys & Girls Club)
P.O. Box 707, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.edfundca.org/programsCquest.html
$10,000

Doctors without Borders
333 7th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10001
www.doctorswithoutborders.org
$10,000

Food Hub
P.O. Box 4647, Charlottesville, VA 22905
www.localfoodhub.org
$5,000

Habitat for Humanity
P.O. Box 7305, Charlottesville, VA 22906
www.habitat.org
$5,000

The Hill School
717 East High Street, Pottstown, PA 19464
www.thehill.org
$10,000

Jackson Laboratory
600 Main Street, Bar Harbor, ME 4609
www.jax.org
$5,000

Lehigh University
621 Taylor Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015
www.lehigh.edu
$15,000

Lenox Hill Neighborhood Housing
331 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021
http://www.lenoxhill.org
$5,000

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue New York, NY 10065
www.mskcc.org
$5,000

MS Care Center at NYU
Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th St, Suite 544, New York, NY 10003
www.med.nyu.edu/hjd/ms/
$5,000

National Public Radio/WVTF
3520 Kinsbury Lane, Roanoke, VA 24014
www.wvtf.org
$5,000

National Urban Squash and Education Association
795 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
www.nationalurbansquash.org
$5,000

Outward Bound- Sea Program
100 Mystery Point Road, Garrison, NY 10524
www.outwardbound.org
$30,000

Paramount Theater
215 E. Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22202
http://www.theparamount.net/
$5,000

PBS Foundation
2100 Crystal Drive, 3rd Floor, Arlington, VA 22202
www.pbs.org
$10,000

Piedmont Casa
PO Box 603, Charlottesville, VA 22202
http://www.pcasa.org/
$5,000

Second Street Gallery
115 Second Street SE. Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.secondstreetgallery.org
$5,000

St. Francis Hospital Foundation
100 Port Washington Blvd., Roslyn, NY 11576
www.stfrancisheartcenter.com
$10,000

Tabor Academy
Alumni House, Marion, MA 02738
www.taboracademy.org
$10,000

The Compass Project
219 Anderson Street, Unit 6, Portland, ME 04101
www.compasproject.org
$5,000

The Health Wagon
233 Chase Street, Suite 100, Clintwood, VA 24228
www.thehealthwagon.org
$10,000

Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation
P.O. Box 316, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.monticello.org
$5,000

Trudeau Institue
154 Algonquin Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
www.trudeauinstitute.org
$15,000

University of Richmond
23 Westhampton Way, Richmond, VA 23173
www.richmond.edu
$50,000

UVA Miller Center of Public Affairs
P.O. Box 400406, Charlottesville, VA 22904
www.millercenter.org
$5,000

UVA Office of Telemedicine
P.O. Box 800707, Charlottesville, VA 22904
http://www.medicine.virginia.edu/education/more/telemedicine
$7,500

Williams College
75 Park Street, Williamstown, MA 01267
www.williams.edu
$15,000

Williamstown Theatre Festival
P.O. Box 517, Williamstown, MA 01267
www.wtfestival.org
$5,000

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2010 Building Better Communities Grants
The Building Better Communities Program awarded over $680,000 in grants in 2010. The grants in this program are discretionary.
Please note that this list does not include small grants that are less than $5,000.

American Friends of the Parents Circle Family Forum
301 E 57th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10022
www.theparentcircle.com
$5,000

Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
271 Main Street, Suite 3, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1748
www.berkshiretaconic.org
$10,000

Boys and Girls Club
P.O. Box 707, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.bgclubcville.org
$300,000

Building Goodness Foundation
P.O. Box 4325, Charlottesville, VA 22905
www.buildinggoodness.org
$10,000

Cap Haitien Health Partnership
P.O. Box 11281, Portland, ME 04104
www.healthyhaiti.org
$5,000

Charlottesville Area Community Foundation
P.O. Box 1767, Charlottesville VA 22902
www.cacfonline.org
$7,000

C-Quest (Boys & Girls Club)
P.O. Box 707, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.edfundca.org/programsCquest.html
$10,000

Doctors without Borders
333 7th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10001
www.doctorswithoutborders.org
$10,000

Habitat for Humanity
P.O. Box 7305, Charlottesville, VA 22906
www.habitat.org
$5,000

Harvard Business School
Soldiers Field Road, Boston, MA 02163
www.hbs.edu
$15,000

Harvard Graduate School of Education
101 Longfellow Hall, Appian Way, Cambridge MA 02166
www.gse.harvard.edu
$5,000

The Hill School
717 East High Street, Pottstown, PA 19464
www.thehill.org
$10,000

Jackson Laboratory
600 Main Street, Bar Harbor, ME 4609
www.jax.org
$5,000

Lehigh University
621 Taylor Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015
www.lehigh.edu
$15,000

Lenox Hill Neighborhood Housing
331 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021
http://www.lenoxhill.org
$5,000

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue New York, NY 10065
www.mskcc.org
$5,000

MS Care Center at NYU
Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th St, Suite 544, New York, NY 10003
www.med.nyu.edu/hjd/ms/
$5,000

National Public Radio/WVTF
3520 Kinsbury Lane, Roanoke, VA 24014
www.wvtf.org
$10,000

National Urban Squash and Education Association
795 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
www.nationalurbansquash.org
$5,000

Outward Bound
100 Mystery Point Road, Garrison, NY 10524
www.outwardbound.org
$30,000

Paramount Theater
215 E. Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22202
http://www.theparamount.net/
$5,000

PBS Foundation
2100 Crystal Drive, 3rd Floor, Arlington, VA 22202
www.pbs.org
$10,000

Piedmont Casa
PO Box 603, Charlottesville, VA 22202
http://www.pcasa.org/
$5,000

St. Francis Hospital Foundation
100 Port Washington Blvd., Roslyn, NY 11576
www.stfrancisheartcenter.com
$10,000

Tabor Academy
Alumni House, Marion, MA 02738
www.taboracademy.org
$10,000

The Health Wagon
233 Chase Street, Suite 100, Clintwood, VA 24228
www.thehealthwagon.org
$10,000

Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation
P.O. Box 316, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.monticello.org
$5,000

Trudeau Institue
154 Algonquin Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
www.trudeauinstitute.org
$15,000

University of Richmond
23 Westhampton Way, Richmond, VA 23173
www.richmond.edu
$50,000

UVA Miller Center of Public Affairs
P.O. Box 400406, Charlottesville, VA 22904
www.millercenter.org
$5,000

UVA Office of Telemedicine
P.O. Box 800707, Charlottesville, VA 22904
http://www.medicine.virginia.edu/education/more/telemedicine
$7,500

Williams College
75 Park Street, Williamstown, MA 01267
www.williams.edu
$15,000

Williamstown Theatre Festival
P.O. Box 517, Williamstown, MA 01267
www.wtfestival.org
$5,000

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2009 Building Better Communities Grants
The Building Better Communities Program awarded over $680,000 in grants in 2009. The grants in this program are discretionary.
Please note that this list does not include small grants that are less than $5,000.

Berkshire Taconic Comm unity Foundation
271 Main Street, Suite 3, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1748
www.berkshiretaconic.org

Boys and Girls Club
P.O. Box 707, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.bgclubcville.org
$300,000

Building Goodness Foundation
P.O. Box 4325, Charlottesville, VA 22905
www.buildinggoodness.org
$7,080

Cap Haitien Health Partnership
P.O. Box 11281, Portland, ME 04104
www.healthyhaiti.org

The Compass Project
170 Anderson Street Portland, ME 04103
www.compassproject.org
$5,000

C-Quest (Boys & Girls Club)
P.O. Box 707, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.edfundca.org/programsCquest.html
$10,000

Habitat for Humanity
P.O. Box 7305, Charlottesville, VA 22906
www.habitat.org
$5,000

Harvard Business School
Soldiers Field Road, Boston, MA 02163
www.hbs.edu
$10,000

Harvard Graduate School of Education
101 Longfellow Hall, Appian Way, Cambridge, MA 02138
www.gse.harvard.edu
$5,000

The Health Wagon
163 Number Ten Street, Clinchco, VA 24226
www.thehealthwagon.com
$10,000

The Hill School
717 East High Street, Pottstown, PA 19464
www.thehill.org
$18,750

Jackson Laboratory
600 Main Street, Bar Harbor, ME 4609
www.jax.org
$5,000

Lehigh University
621 Taylor Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015
www.lehigh.edu
$10,000

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue New York, NY 10065
www.mskcc.org
$5,000

MS Care Center at NYU
Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th St, Suite 544, New York, NY 10003
www.med.nyu.edu/hjd/ms/
$5,000

National Public Radio/WVTF
3520 Kinsbury Lane, Roanoke, VA 24014
www.wvtf.org
$5,000

National Urban Squash and Education Association
795 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
www.nationalurbansquash.org
$5,000

Outward Bound
100 Mystery Point Road, Garrison, NY 10524
www.outwardbound.org
$25,000

PBS Foundation
2100 Crystal Drive, 3rd Floor, Arlington, VA 22202
www.pbs.org
$5,000

Tabor Academy
Alumni House, Marion, MA 02738
www.taboracademy.org
$5,000

Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation
P.O. Box 316, Charlottesville, VA 22902
www.monticello.org
$5,000

Trudeau Institue
154 Algonquin Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
www.trudeauinstitute.org
$15,000

University of Richmond
23 Westhampton Way, Richmond, VA 23173
www.richmond.edu
$40,700

UVA Miller Center of Public Affairs
P.O. Box 400406, Charlottesville, VA 22904
www.millercenter.org
$5,000

Williams College
75 Park Street, Williamstown, MA 01267
www.williams.edu
$20,000

Williamstown Theatre Festival
P.O. Box 517, Williamstown, MA 01267
www.wtfestival.org
$5,000

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Last updated January 23, 2013