Grants

Grants in Support of Education
Awarded in 2017

Cedars Youth Services

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

First payment of a two-year $40,000 grant to support its Early Childhood Prevention Program

Lincoln Children’s Museum

Amount
$1,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Second payment of a two-year $2,000 grant for staffing of clubs at Lincoln elementary schools’ Community Learning Centers

Lincoln Literacy Council (dba Lincoln Literacy)

Amount
$30,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Second payment of a two-year $60,000 grant to support general operations of this organization that teaches English language and literacy skills

Lincoln Public Schools (Community LINKS program)

Amount
$94,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Third payment of a three-year $220,000 grant in support of Community LINKS, a collaboration of student services provided by community organizations, teachers and staff members to help Lincoln High School freshmen and sophomores at risk of dropping out

Total $235,050