Grants

Grants in Support of Education
Awarded in 2018

Belmont Community Center, Inc.

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2018

Operating expenses for this neighborhood center offering preschool, before- and after-school and summer programming for Lincoln’s Belmont neighborhood

Cedars Youth Services

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2018

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

Center for People in Need, Inc.

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2018

Support of classes for English Language Learners

Dimensions Educational Research Foundation

Amount
$40,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2018

Support of a Nature Explore outdoor classroom at a new Lincoln early-childhood center

Guidance to Success Youth Club

Amount
$25,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2018

General-operating support of this organization providing programming and resources for at-risk youth

Lead Up

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2018

Support for this organization that provides peer-led programming to connect college and career for high school students

Lincoln Literacy Council (dba Lincoln Literacy)

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2018

Continued general-operating support of this organization that teaches English language and literacy skills

NET Foundation for Television

Amount
$5,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2018

Support of a series of educational literacy workshops for high-need Lincoln families using Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) curriculum

Total $250,000