Grants Awarded to Date

Cycle 4

Helping today Grants funded by The Erie Community Foundation

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Albion Area Fair Pulling Track Electricity$10,000
Alzheimer's Association Early Stage Programs$3,000
American Red CrossPrepare Western PA$8,500
Catholic Charities Counseling & Adoption ServicesDriveway Renovations$7,500
Community Country Day SchoolFacility Upgrades and Enhancements$14,000
Community Shelter ServicesEmergency Shelter Water Heater Replacement$9,000
Erie DAWNCapacity Building Marketing Toolkit$12,500
ExpERIEnce Children's MuseumStrategic Planning$7,500
Pleasant Ridge ManorIN2L: Turning Brain Games into Brain Gains$4,801
Presque Isle Light StationConstruction of Operations Center$25,000
Tamarack Wildlife Rehabilitation & Education CenterFacilities Purchase and Heating Upgrade$5,000
Urban Erie Community Development CorporationAdult Education Communication and Facilities Upgrades$15,500
Young People's Chorus of ErieThings That Matter Most to a Choir$12,00

Helping today Grants funded by The Erie Community Foundation and Erie County Gaminig Revenue Authority (ECGRA)

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Booker T. Washington CenterIMPACT: Implementing Multidimensional Programs for Athletic and Character Training$24,000
HVA Senior Living AllianceDementia Care Training$10,000
Mercy Hilltop CenterTechnology Enhancement$4,630
Youth Leadership Institute of Erie Connected in 5$22,800

Helping today Grants funded by ECGRA

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Parade Street Community CenterServing At Our Best$2,500

Shaping tomorrow Grants

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
The Nonprofit Partnership2017 Operations$175,000

Community Fund Drives Grants Grants

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Asbury Woods PartnershipAsbury Woods Preserving a Legacy$90,000
Erie Zoological SocietyOutdoor Lion Exhibit$25,000

Donor Directed Grants

351 Donor Directed Grants$1,329,663

Scholarships

11 Scholarships$9,550

GRAND TOTAL: $1,827,444


Cycle 3

Helping today Grants funded by The Erie Community Foundation

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Bayfront NATO (MLK Center)Erie Dance Theater$10, 674
Gannon University Erie Chamber Orchestra 39th Season Education Outreach$8,000
Lake Erie Arboretum at FrontierLEAF Pathway Project$11,798
Therapeutic Riding Equestrian CenterTREC Brand Development and Implementation $15,000
Veterans Miracle CenterHauling Hope Home$11,500
Waterford Community Fair AssociationFairgrounds Drainage Improvements$10,000

Helping today Grants funded by The Erie Community Foundation and ECGRA

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Hamot Health FoundationWomen's Health Outreach (WHO)$30,000
John F. Kennedy CenterJFK Computer Lab Improvement and Youth Database Upgrade Project$17,954
Safe Kids ErieSafe Sleep Erie$10,000
Sarah Reed Senior Living 
Life Enriching Activity Program (LEAP)$14,626

Helping today Grants funded by ECGRA

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Sisters of Saint Joseph Neighborhood NetworkSSJNN Career Education Program$8,719

Urgent Grants

Nonprofit Project FundedAmount Received
Holy Trinity Lutheran ChurchFreezer Repairs$1,200
Holy Trinity Roman Catholic ChurchInstallation of Surveillance Cameras Around Church Property$5,000

Donor Directed Grants

224 Donor Directed Grants$3,054,165

Scholarships

501 Scholarships$638,451

GRAND TOTAL: $3,847,087


Cycle 2

Helping today Grants

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
American Heart AssociationCheck Change and Control: BP Monitoring Program$15,000

Because You Care

Driveway Repair Project$16,000
Eagle's Nest Leadership CorporationEmployability Initative$10,000
Erie City School DistrictAdvocacy Campaign$15,000
Erie County FairNew Construction; New Ploe Barn$7,500
Erie PhilharmonicErie Philharmonic Youth Concerts$6,000
Erie PlayhouseImproving Patron Relations$29,8000
Hermitage House Youth ServicesL.E.A.P Program$4,500
Lake Erie BalletHVAC System Installation$29,190

Helping today Grants funded by ECGRA

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Erie City School DistrictAdvocacy Campaign$15,000
Children's Miracle Network/ Highmark HealthHeart Smart$10,937
LECOMCommunity Oral Health Program (DENTCOL)$10,000

Urgent Grants

Nonprofit Project FundedAmount Received
Benedictine Sisters of ErieInner-City Neighborhood Art house Security System Upgrade$6,710

Donor Directed Grants

136 Donor Directed Grants$2,476,046


Scholarships

12 Scholarships$17,721

GRAND TOTAL: $2,669,404


Cycle 1

Helping today Grants

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Erie County Department of Health2016 Erie County Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Survey$13,000
Goodell Gardens & HomesteadBuilding Goodell Gardens' Organizational Capacity in Erie County through Technology$4,507
Preservation ErieCultural Heritage Plan of Erie County$15,500
WQLNFacilities Upgrade of WQLN Venue/Outdoor TV Studio$11,754
Presque Isle PartnershipStorage Shed & Safety Cones$5,000
West Erie County Emergency Management AgencyPublic Outreach Project$2,000
Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania, Northwest RegionJunior Achievement Empowers Youth$17,000
Erie Art MuseumErie Art Museum Marketing in the 21st Century$15,300

Helping today Grants funded by ECGRA

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Gaudenzia Erie, Inc.House of Healing$19,000
Bethany Outreach CenterImpact After School Teen Program$14,000
Emma's FootprintsThe One in Four Project$5,000


Urgent Grants

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
The Boys & Girls Club of ErieRooftop Heating/Cooling Unit Replacement$10,000
Salvation Army ErieHot Water Tank Replacement$7,084
Blended Spirits RanchComplete the Rebuilding of the Collapsed Arena$7,500


Donor Directed Grants

655 Donor Directed Grants$3,471834.54

Scholarships

15 Scholarships$14,500

GRAND TOTAL: $3,632,979.54


Previous Years Grants Awarded