Grants Awarded to Date

Cycle 1

Helping Today Grants funded by The Erie Community Foundation

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Albion Area Fair Road Paving $5,000 
Almakarim Islamic Foundation  Installing new roof and painting building$5,000
American Association of University Women - Erie BranchTech Savvy - a program   of AAUW $1,000  
Climate Changers, Inc.Total Change Program - Men's Transitional Facility $30,000 
Community Country Day School  Facility Needs$6,200  
Erie Downtown PartnershipDowntown Erie CARE Outreach & Business $10,000 
Erie Family Center Access and Visitation $10,000 
Erie Philharmonic The Visual Orchestra$15,000 
Gannon University Bayview Park: Revitalization through Recreation $7,480 
GECAC Planning for Tomorrow  $10,000
Goodell Gardens & Homestead 2018 Goodell Bank Barn Foundation Stabilization and Electric Service Entrance $5,000 
Junior Achievement of Western PA JA Digital Blended and Entrepreneurial Programs $8,000 
Member To Member M2M Erie County Giving Residents a Hand Up, Not a Hand Out $15,000 
Neighborhood Resource Organization Community Clean Up Mini Grants $5,000 
Neighborhood Watch #13 SNOOPS Neighborhood Food Pantry $1,000  
Perry Square Alliance   Baskets for Perry Square District$13,536
Ronald McDonald House Charities  Providing Night Stays for Families from Erie County $6,000 
Safe Kids ErieSIDS Prevention Erie County$10,000 
Youth Leadership Institute Connected in 5 $2,600

Urgent Grants

NonprofitProject FundedAmount Received
Sarah A. Reed Children's CenterEmergency Generator Replacement for Sarah Reed Children's Center10,000
St. Martin CenterEarly Learning Center Flooring $6,275

Classroom Projects for Erie County Public School Teachers


Community Schools

Partnership for Erie's Pubic Schools$25,000

Donor Directed Grants

405 Donor Directed Grants$3,404,612


5 Scholarships$10,550

GRAND TOTAL: $3,632,253

Previous Years Grants Awarded