Nonprofits Receive Grants Totaling Over $2.2 Million Today!

April 03, 2019

The Foundation awards our Helping Today grants on a quarterly basis. It is because of generous donors that we are able to award these grants. If you are interested in learning more about our grant process, please contact a member of our Community Impact team at 814-454-0843.

Helping Today Grants funded by The Erie Community Foundation

Albion Area Fair

Electrical Panels/Barn Roof


Asbury Woods Partnership

Inspired by Nature


Community Country Day School

Safe Transportation for Students Involved in Extra-curricular Activities


Community Shelter Services

Women's Emergency Shelter Expansion


Cultural Arts Festivals and Events (CAFÉ)

Shifting the Narrative in Erie


Dafmark Dance Theater

Creative Dance Infused Education for St. Martin Early Learning Center


Eagle's Nest Leadership Corporation

Eagle's Nest Auditorium


Emma's Footprints

Office Space


Erie Neighborhood Growth Partnership

Erie Land Bank Website & Collective Review of Neighborhood Best Practices


Family Services NWPA

Big Brothers Big Sisters Rebranding Project


Gaudenzia Erie, Inc.

Opening Doors to Recovery


Junior Achievement of Western PA

Achieving School to Work Career Pathways with JA Programs


League of Women Voters Erie County Chapter

Her Voice, Her Vote Public Art Mural


Neighborhood Watch #13 -SNOOPS

Neighborhood Sustainability


Perry Square Alliance

City Hall Sprinklers


Safe Journey

Infrastructure Improvements


Urgent Grant

Erie County Historical Society

ECHS Steam Traps


YMCA of Greater Erie

Pool Heating and Ventilation System - Eastside Family YMCA


Donor Directed

316 Donor Directed grants for $2,015,641


5 Scholarships for a total of $6,750

GRAND TOTAL: $2,225,950