in February 2010:
General Grants: Feb – 2010
Al-A-Mo Recovery Center, Inc.
For general operating support as well as to hire a part-time program administrator.
Miles B. Carpenter Museum
To provide performing arts programs to students in Sussex County Public Schools.
Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Alliance for Social Ministry
Towards general operating support.
City of Petersburg Department of Social Services
To extend the Petersburg Family Stabilization Initiative into 2011.
Crater Small Business Development Center
$95,730 (over 2 years)
Towards support of the Crater Small Business Matching Project.
Friends of the Army Women’s Museum Association
For the salaries of one part-time education specialist and three education assistants.
Happy Acres Foundation
For general operating support.
The Henricus Foundation
To implement Phase III of the Partnership in Education Project with Petersburg City Public Schools.
Historic Hopewell Foundation, Inc.
For the Petersburg Region Educational Program’s 2010 “History Underfoot: Community Teacher Institute.”
Hopewell Bureau of Fire
To conduct advanced level emergency medical training.
Learn to Earn, Inc.
To support the Healthcare and Green Jobs Training project.
Legal Information Network for Cancer (LINC)
For continued outreach and education services in The Cameron Foundation’s service area.
Petersburg City Public Schools
Up to $80,000
Continued support of the Accreditation Incentive Program.
Rawls Museum Arts
To continue providing arts enrichment programs to students in Sussex County Public Schools.
Richard Bland College Foundation
For the Allied Health Program, including funds for technical consultation, supplies, and the health sciences coordinator position.
Science Museum of Virginia Foundation
To implement the Summer STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) program for Petersburg youth.
Sussex County Department of Social Services
Continued support for the Sussex County Resource and Technology Center.
Urban League of Greater Richmond
Continued support for the Project Employment initiative in Petersburg.
Virginia Association for Competitive Swimming (VACS)
For the Make a Splash anti-drowning initiative.
Virginia Commonwealth University
For year three of the Documentation Project, a research study to document the history of The Cameron Foundation as well as the impact of its grantmaking strategies on the service area.
Virginia Dental Health Foundation
Continued support for the Donated Dental Services program in The Cameron Foundation’s service area.
YMCA of Greater Richmond
To support teen programming at the Southside YMCA as well as the Chester YMCA’s teen and adult programs serving the Colonial Ridge and Bermuda Run communities.