The Foundation awarded more than $2 Million in the spring 2015 grant making cycle.
The mid-year grant awards were given to nine organizations working on a range of issues.
Expanding Supportive Housing Access for Individuals Re-Entering Society from Criminal Justice System
The project will fund CSH to work on initiatives to expand access to supportive housing for individuals who are re-entering the community after involvement in the criminal justice system.
Common Justice/Vera Institute of Justice
Common Justice Project Implementation and Expansion
Common Justice is an innovative alternative to incarceration and victim service program based in participatory justice practices that is designed to reduce recidivism, improve the mental health of underserved crime victims, and create a model to help halt cycles of violence and harm.
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.