General Grants: June 2015

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Richmond

For continued support of programming at the Petersburg Boys & Girls Club.

Central Virginia Health Services

Continued funding for the Primary Care Access project at Appomattox Area Health and Wellness Center.

Chesterfield CASA, Inc.

Continued support for the CASA Volunteer Training and Supervision Project.

Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Alliance for Social Ministry (CCHASM)

Continued general operating support.

ChildSavers of Richmond/Memorial Child Guidance Clinic

To continue support of the Virginia Star Quality Initiative (VSQI) in the Tri-Cities.

Communities In Schools of Virginia

To renew funding for the site coordinator at Peabody Middle School as well as to add a second coordinator to be placed in another Petersburg school.

Dinwiddie County Division of Planning & Community Development

For support of the Youth Workforce Development Initiative.

Downtown Churches United, Inc.

Continued general operating support.

Ellen Shaw de Paredes Breast Cancer Foundation

For the Petersburg Project of the Free Mammography Outreach Program.

Equal Justice America

Renewal funding for stipends for two summer fellows to work in the Legal Aid Justice Center in Richmond and serving the Tri-Cities area.

Family Lifeline

For continuation of the Petersburg Early Childhood Development Initiative.

GReat Aspirations Scholarship Programs, Inc. (GRASP)

Towards continuation of the GRASP In-School Advising Program at Petersburg High School.

Hopewell Food Pantry

Continued general operating support.

Hopewell-Prince George Healthy Families

For continuation of the Home Visitation Program and Targeted Case Management Services in collaboration with District 19 Community Services Board.

Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Virginia

For continued support of the Petersburg Revitalization project.

Meadowview Biological Research Station

For The Center for Biodiversity at Joseph Pines Preserve project.

National Alliance on Mental Illness of Central Virginia (NAMI-CVA)

Renewal funding for Peer-to-Peer Education classes, In Our Own Voice and NAMI Connection Support groups in District 19.

Petersburg Area Regional Tourism Corporation (PART)

For the Regional Tourism Capacity Building Initiative 2015-2016.

Petersburg Health Department

For continued support of the HealthSpace Teen Clinic.

Petersburg Public Library

For continuation of the Healthy Living and Learning Center (HHLLC) project, specifically, to hire a full-time Health Program Coordinator for the center.


Renewal funding for the Tri-City Renew Crew Accessibility and Home Repair Project.

Smart Beginnings Hopewell-Prince George-Crater

Continued support for early childhood development programming across the region.

Southside Health Education Foundation

For continuation of the Building a Health Care Workforce Pipeline for the Southside Region initiative.

St. Joseph’s Villa

Continued support to operate the Flagler Housing Resource Center in Petersburg.

Sussex County Department of Social Services

For Sussex County Preventive Services.

Sussex County Public Schools

For the STEAM Academy after-school and summer enrichment program.

Tabb Street Presbyterian Church

A Sacred Landmarks Grant for the Restoration of Front Steps project.

Virginia’s Gateway Region

To continue to support efforts to expand and enhance economic opportunities in the cities of Colonial Heights, Hopewell and Petersburg, and the counties of Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, Prince George, Surry and Sussex.

YMCA of Greater Richmond

Towards the new diabetes programming at the Petersburg branch and continued support for the youth development programs offered at the Chester branch.