The Foundation announced awards of approximately $3.5 Million for its spring 2016 grant-making cycle. The awards were given to nine organizations working on a range of issues: (READ MORE)
New Venture Fund / Arabella Advisors
Fund for a Safer Future
The Fund for a Safer Future is a donor collaborative housed at the New Venture Fund. The goal of the fund is to advance rational, evidence based, effective policies—at the state and federal levels—to reduce gun injuries and deaths.
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
National Network for Safe Communities: Outreach and Support for Chronic Violent Offenders
This project will pilot the new support and outreach initiative in three sites currently implementing the National Network for Safe Communities' Group Violence Intervention strategy, which focuses on the very small population of extremely active gang groups most at risk for violent victimization and offending.
The Foundation's grant-making program is centered on the concepts of health and well-being. The Foundation's purpose is to promote and support effective and creative programs, practices and policies related to healing from illness, accident, physical, social or emotional trauma, and to extend the availability of programs that promote healing to underserved populations.