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2007

2008

2009 2010

2011 Grant Recipients

June 2011 grant cycle

Action For Healthy Kids General Operating $100,000
Bridge Communities, Glen Ellyn IL Nutrition Education program $20,000
Chicago Community Trust Fresh Taste Project Fund $25,000
Chicago Community Trust Fresh Taste Operating fund $25,000
Chicago Run Chicago Runners $11,000
ChopChop Magazine Boston, MA Publishing and Translation costs $50,000
Community Food Security Coalition Healthy Corner Stores Network $25,000
Denver Urban Gardens Building on Promising Health Data $50,000
Dupage Education Foundation - FORWARD initiative Wheaton IL General operating $100,000
Dupage Education Foundation - Fittrac Wheaton, IL BMI tracking software development $50,000
Faith in Place Chicago, IL Congregationally Supported Agriculture $40,000
Food Bank of Eastern and Central NC Food Bank Assistance $15,000
Fresh Taste/LinkUp Illinois Double EBT benefits for farmers markets $25,000
Grow Portland Portland, OR Community Gardening $20,000
Growing Home Chicago, IL Urban Agriculture $50,000
Healthy Schools Campaign Chicago, IL General Operating $50,000
In the Paint Basketball Youth Programs $20,000
Loaves and Fishes Naperville IL Capital/Construction $50,000
Local Foods Connection Iowa City, IA CSA/ Nutrition Education $25,000
Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN Research $75,000
Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN Research $80,350
Mission Healthcare Foundation Asheville NC Energize Teen Weight Management $9,000
Namaste Charter School Chicago, IL Healthy Lifestyles Program $50,000
Northern Illinois Food Bank St. Charles, IL Food Recovery/Nutrition education $25,000
Northwestern University Chicago, IL Research - Healthy for You, Healthy For 2 $58,000
Redwood Empire Food Bank Santa Rosa, CA   $41,000
Sustainable Food Center Austin, TX   $25,000
University of Missouri Columbia, MO Early Sprouts $64,000

University of Missouri Columbia, MO

Research - Fructose metabolism

$53,000
Urban Initiatives Chicago, IL General Operating $150,000
Youth Farm and Market Project Minneapolis, MN Youth Led Food Movement $40,000
 

Total

1,498,500

Directors' Discretionary Grants,  through June 2011

Alvin Library League Alvin, TX discretionary grant - general operating support $15,000
American Cancer Society discretionary grant - general operating support $1500
CASA of Johnson and Wyandotte Counties, KS discretionary grant - general operating support $5,000
Families Helping Families, Naperville, IL discretionary grant - nutrition education 1000
Leukemia and Lymphoma Association discretionary grant - general operating support $5,000
Naperville Cares Naperville, IL discretionary grant - general operating support $5,000
Olathe Public Schools Foundation Olathe, KS discretionary grant - general operating support $5,000
Salvation Army/Hope Station, Joplin, MO discretionary grant - disaster relief $5,000
University of Missouri Physics Dept. Columbia, MO

discretionary grant - faculty enhancement fund

$5,000
 

Total

$47,500
     
 

Total all grants

$1,546,100