The Weinberg Foundation recently approved more than 80 grants totaling $29 million supporting the areas of Housing, Health, Jobs, Education, and Community Services.

Housing

Stable housing provides a foundation for individuals, children, and families to lead healthy and productive lives. Without housing, people are unable to focus on education, employment, health care, and meeting other basic needs.

Baltimore Outreach Services
Baltimore, MD
$100,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides comprehensive services, including shelter, employment, and educational programs for women experiencing homelessness and their children. http://www.baltimoreoutreach.org/

CHAI: Comprehensive Housing Assistance, Inc.
Baltimore, MD
$1,400,000 capital grant to support the construction of affordable housing for older adults, which will include housing for older adults with disabilities. https://chaibaltimore.org/

Episcopal Housing Corporation
Baltimore, MD
$50,000 Small Grant to support the Epiphany Community Center, previously the Neighbor-to-Neighbor program, which provides eviction prevention and rapid re-housing programs. https://www.episcopalhousing.org/

Family Promise of Monroe County
Throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania
$50,000 Small Grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides shelter, meals, transportation, and case management for families working to achieve financial stability and independence. https://www.familypromisepa.org/

Hope Services Hawaiʻi
Hawaiʻi Island, HI
$600,000 capital grant to support the development of permanent supportive housing for formerly homeless older adults, as well as a community resource center in the rural community of Pāhoa. https://hopeserviceshawaii.org/

Inspiration Corporation
Chicago, IL
$200,000 program grant to support this organization’s housing program, which provides individuals and families experiencing homelessness with access to housing, ongoing rental support, and supportive services to ensure housing retention. https://www.inspirationcorp.org/

Lavender Youth Recreation and Information Center
San Francisco, CA
$200,000 program grant to support this organization’s housing and workforce development programs for LGBTQ youth under age 24. https://lyric.org/

Mental Health Kokua
Throughout Hawaiʻi
$250,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides housing and peer-to-peer counseling and supports for people with mental illness who are at risk of, or currently experiencing, homelessness. https://mhkhawaii.weebly.com/

The NHP Foundation
Hagerstown, MD
$500,000 capital grant to support the renovation of Alexander House, an affordable housing community for older adults, as well as the implementation of Operation Pathways’ resident services programs. https://nhpfoundation.org/

Night Ministry
Chicago, IL
$150,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides shelter, employment, educational, health care, and case management services for youth and adults who are at risk of, or currently experiencing, homelessness. https://www.thenightministry.org/

Partners in Care
Oahu, HI
$100,000 operating grant to support Oahu Housing Now, a multi-partner initiative working to quickly provide housing and wraparound services for 300 families experiencing homelessness. https://www.partnersincareoahu.org/

Primo Center for Women and Children
Chicago, IL
$150,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides housing, mental health services, and early childhood programs for families experiencing homelessness. https://www.primocenter.org/

Project PLASE
Baltimore, MD
$1,500,000 capital grant to support the construction of permanent supportive housing for formerly homeless veterans. https://projectplase.org/

Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation
San Francisco, CA
$200,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides comprehensive services that allow people to remain stably housed in the Tenderloin neighborhood. https://www.tndc.org/

United States Veterans Initiative
Oahu, HI
$450,000 capital grant to support the development of Kama’okū Kauhale, a community of permanent supportive housing for individuals, particularly veterans, experiencing homelessness. https://usvets.org/  

Health

Good health is essential to help people move and remain out of poverty. Poor physical or mental health can prevent or complicate the pursuit of education, employment, and other opportunities for economic mobility.  

America’s Warrior Partnership
Northeastern Pennsylvania
$25,000 program grant to support this organization’s community needs assessment, which will be used to identify veteran-specific needs, including service-delivery gaps in the areas of housing, health, benefits, and education. https://www.americaswarriorpartnership.org/

Banner Neighborhoods Community Corporation
Baltimore, MD
$300,000 capital grant to support Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors (HUBS), a program that provides home modifications and repairs, as well as wraparound services for older adult homeowners, enabling them to remain independent. https://www.bannerneighborhoods.org/

Centro De Salud La Comunidad De San Ysidro
San Diego, CA
$300,000 capital grant to support the construction of a PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care of the Elderly) center, which will provide comprehensive health care services with the goal of helping older adults age in community. http://www.syhc.org/

CHAI: Comprehensive Housing Assistance, Inc.
Baltimore, MD
$300,000 capital grant to support Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors (HUBS), a program that provides home modifications and repairs, as well as wraparound services for older adult homeowners, enabling them to remain independent. https://chaibaltimore.org/

CHANA
Baltimore, MD
$250,000 program grant to support programs that provide a coordinated community response to elder abuse, including counseling, community outreach, and education. https://chanabaltimore.org/

City Harvest
New York, NY
$2,000,000 capital grant to support the relocation of this organization’s warehouse with the goal of delivering more food to meet the growing need of more than 400 community food programs and partners. https://www.cityharvest.org/

Civic Works
Baltimore, MD
$850,000 capital grant to support Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors (HUBS), a program that provides home modifications and repairs, as well as wraparound services for older adult homeowners, enabling them to remain independent. http://civicworks.com/

The Community Builders
Baltimore, MD
$180,000 capital grant to support the construction of a health clinic, which will provide primary care, preventative health services, medication management, mental health services, substance abuse outreach, and support groups for the Upton and Druid Heights neighborhoods. https://www.tcbinc.org/  

Curry Senior Center
San Francisco, CA
$100,000 program grant to support this organization’s wellness program, which provides one-on-one technology training for older adults with the goal of helping them access technology for their basic needs, benefits, and telehealth services. https://curryseniorcenter.org/

Green and Healthy Homes Initiative
Baltimore, MD
$850,000 capital grant to support Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors (HUBS), a program that provides home modifications and repairs, as well as wraparound services for older adult homeowners, enabling them to remain independent. https://www.greenandhealthyhomes.org/

Headstrong Project
Baltimore, MD
$400,000 program grant to support the expansion of this organization’s program, which provides mental health services for military veterans and their families. https://getheadstrong.org/

Hebrew Rehabilitation Center for Aged
Boston, MA
$750,000 capital grant to support the Person-Centered Advances in Technology (PAT) project, which is working to implement electronic medical records, as well as a family portal, with the goal of improving quality of care for older adults. https://www.hebrewseniorlife.org/

Hillel – The Right to Choose
Haifa, Jerusalem, and Tel Aviv, Israel
$75,000 program grant to support case management, counseling, employment coaching, and housing services for ultra-Orthodox women who are leaving their community. https://hillel.org.il/

Hunter Hillel
New York, NY
$160,000 program grant to support direct services for low-income, commuter college students, including case management, counseling, food, and job-training. https://www.hunterhillel.org/

Jewish Teen Advancement Program
Baltimore, MD
$25,000 Small Grant to support an out-of-school time program, for young Jewish women primarily from Haredi backgrounds, which includes homework assistance, educational programming, counseling/support, and other wraparound services. https://www.jtapmd.com/

Keswick Community Health
Baltimore, MD
$300,000 capital grant to support Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors (HUBS), a program that provides home modifications and repairs, as well as wraparound services for older adult homeowners, enabling them to remain independent. https://choosekeswick.org/

The Latino Alzheimer’s and Memory Disorders Alliance
Norridge, IL
$100,000 program grant to support this organization’s outreach to Latino families coping with an Alzheimer’s diagnosis or other dementia-related illness. https://www.latinoalzheimersalliance.org/

Malama Kauai
Kauai, HI
$150,000 capital grant to support the completion of a rural community food hub, which will distribute fresh and nutritious food from 70 local farmers to older adults and people experiencing homelessness. https://malamakauai.org/

Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland
Baltimore, MD
$300,000 capital grant to support Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors (HUBS), a program that provides home modifications and repairs, as well as wraparound services for older adult homeowners, enabling them to remain independent. https://www.mealsonwheelsmd.org/

Neighborhood Housing Services
Baltimore, MD
$850,000 capital grant to support Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors (HUBS), a program that provides home modifications and repairs, as well as wraparound services for older adult homeowners, enabling them to remain independent. https://www.nhsbaltimore.org/

Rebuilding Together Baltimore
Baltimore, MD
$450,000 capital grant to support Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors (HUBS), a program that provides home modifications and repairs, as well as wraparound services for older adult homeowners, enabling them to remain independent. https://www.rtbaltimore.org/

Scranton Neighborhood Housing Services
Scranton, PA
$750,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which works to strengthen the financial stability of families by promoting home ownership and providing affordable housing services, including home renovations, to allow older adults to age in community. https://www.nwnepa.org/

Selfhelp Community Services
New York, NY
$300,000 program grant to support this organization’s Holocaust survivor program, which enables survivors from the Former Soviet Union to age in community. https://www.selfhelp.net/

Sharebaby
Baltimore, MD
$25,000 Small Grant to support the expansion of this organization’s programs in partnership with home-visiting programs, which provide diapers and other essential items for children and families. https://sharebaby.org/

St. Ambrose Housing Aid Center
Baltimore, MD
$300,000 capital grant to support Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors (HUBS), a program that provides home modifications and repairs, as well as wraparound services for older adult homeowners, enabling them to remain independent. https://www.stambros.org/

The Women’s Courtyard
Jaffa, Israel
$75,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides women and girls with comprehensive case management and critical wraparound services. https://hatzer.org.il/en/

Jobs

Employment provides the best opportunity for personal success and financial security. Quality training programs that lead to employment enable individuals and families to achieve economic stability. 

Avratech
Bnei Brak and Jerusalem, Israel
$75,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides an 18-month job-training program for Haredi (Ultra-Orthodox) men seeking a career in the software development field. http://www.avratech.org.il/

Baltimore Alliance for Careers in Healthcare
Baltimore, MD
$165,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which helps underemployed and unemployed healthcare workers identify career pathways that lead to economic independence. http://www.baltimorealliance.org/

Baltimore’s Promise
Baltimore, MD
$300,000 program grant to support this organization’s Grads2Careers program, which works to establish a career pathway for recent Baltimore City Public Schools graduates who are not planning to enter college full-time within the next year. https://www.baltimorespromise.org/

Career Learning and Employment Center for Veterans
Chicago, IL
$75,000 program grant to support the Operation: Job Ready Veterans program, which provides job coaching and a five-day veteran employment transition seminar to help veterans prepare for and obtain civilian employment. https://ojrv.org/

Code Platoon
Chicago, IL
$100,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which helps veterans and military spouses transition into the civilian workforce by providing technical training and job placement in the software development field. https://www.codeplatoon.org/

Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation
Brooklyn, NY
$2,000,000 capital grant to support the construction of a workforce development training facility within Chestnut Commons, an affordable housing community. https://www.cypresshills.org/

Economic Empowerment for Women
Haifa, Israel
$50,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides Israeli
women with the confidence, skills, and support needed to run a small business with the goal of securing economic independence. https://www.womensown.org/

Grace Institute of New York
New York, NY
$100,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which offers two job-training programs for women seeking to re-enter the workforce. https://graceinstitute.org/

Itineris Foundation
Baltimore, MD
$150,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides job-training and placement services for young adults with autism. https://www.itinerisbaltimore.org/

JCFS (Jewish Child and Family Services) Chicago
Chicago, IL
$200,000 program grant to support this organization’s career services programs, which provide career counseling, workshops, skills training, and mentoring for unemployed members of the Jewish community, as well as people with disabilities. https://www.jcfs.org/

Job Opportunities Task Force
Baltimore, MD
$315,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which works to eliminate obstacles to stable employment through investments in adult education and skills training. https://jotf.org/

JobsFirstNYC
New York, NY
$200,000 program grant to support the Young Adult Workforce Fund, which works to enhance and expand workforce services for out-of-school, out-of-work young adults. https://jobsfirstnyc.org/

Maryland New Directions
Baltimore, MD
$300,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides employment-readiness training, one-on-one job coaching, and job-search and placement assistance for individuals who are experiencing life and career transitions. https://mdnewdirections.org/

Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies
Throughout the United States
$1,750,000 program grant to support a virtual job-training and placement platform for the Jewish community. https://www.networkjhsa.org/

Olim Together
Lod, Israel
$150,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which assists Ethiopian Israeli graduates and students in finding high-quality jobs. https://www.olim-beyahad.org.il/

Penn-Mar Human Services
Freeland, MD
$200,000 program grant to support this organization’s workforce program by upgrading the technology needed for individuals with disabilities to obtain and retain fully integrated employment. http://www.penn-mar.org/

RespectAbility
Throughout the United States
$100,000 program grant to support the National Leadership Jobs program, a fellowship, which trains and mentors young adults with disabilities for their first job in the integrated job market. https://www.respectability.org/

Sephardic Bikur Holim Community Service Network
Brooklyn, NY
$500,000 capital grant to support the renovation of this organization’s headquarters, which will expand job-training and placement services, as well as comprehensive case management for older adults in the Sephardic Jewish community. https://sbhonline.org/

Turnaround Tuesday
Baltimore, MD
$200,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides job-readiness and placement services for unemployed and underemployed individuals seeking to reenter the workforce. https://turnaroundtuesday.org/

United Neighborhood Centers of Lackawanna County
Dunmore, PA
$160,000 program grant
to support this organization’s job-training program focused on career exploration, soft skills, and technical education. https://www.uncnepa.org/

Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians
Philadelphia, PA
$400,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides classes, coaching, technical assistance, and cohort-style training in the areas of workforce development, entrepreneurship, and community engagement for the growing immigrant community. https://welcomingcenter.org/

Yeladim
Throughout Israel
$50,000 program grant to support this organization’s Bridge to Independence employment program, which provides young adults with career-development counseling, one-on-one mentorship, and financial literacy training. https://yeladim.org.il/

YWCA Golden Gate Silicon Valley
San Francisco, CA
$200,000 program grant to support this organization’s FiftyPlus Employment Support program, which works to empower women over the age of 50 to achieve economic self-sufficiency through employment. https://yourywca.org/

YWCA Metropolitan Chicago
Chicago, IL
$150,000 program grant to support this organization’s FiftyPlus Employment Support program, which works to empower women over the age of 50 to achieve economic self-sufficiency through employment. https://ywcachicago.org/

Education

Education can help break the cycle of poverty. Providing at-risk children and youth with academic opportunities helps prepare them for a stable and productive future. The Foundation is dedicated to supporting organizations that provide or supplement a high-quality education from kindergarten through high school.

College Track
Oakland, CA
$300,000 program grant to support a 10-year college access program, which provides students with comprehensive academic support, leadership training, and financial and college advising, with the goal of helping students complete college with a degree. https://collegetrack.org/

Fund for Educational Excellence
Baltimore, MD
$70,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which identifies, promotes, and advances opportunities to improve outcomes for Baltimore City Public Schools and its students. https://ffee.org/

Greater Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA
Wilkes-Barre, PA
$100,000 program grant to support this organization’s Power Scholars Academy, a summer program that works to increase literacy and math skills, as well as strengthen self-confidence and social skills for students in elementary school. https://wvymca.org/branch/wilkes-barre/

Hetrick Martin Institute
New York, NY
$300,000 program grant to support this organization’s education and workforce development programs, which provide comprehensive support services, including mental health services and benefits navigation, for LGBTQ youth. https://hmi.org/

KIPP Baltimore
Baltimore, MD
$200,000 program grant to support this organization’s Extended Time program, which keeps students engaged in data-driven learning and enrichment during traditional after-school hours. https://kippbaltimore.org/

Mission Graduates
San Francisco, CA
$150,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides out-of-school time, college access, and English language programs for students and parents living in the Mission neighborhood. https://www.missiongraduates.org/

Searider Productions Foundation
Oahu, HI
$280,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which prepares youth living in rural communities for college and career through work-based learning opportunities in digital media and design. https://www.seariderproductions.com/foundation.html

SMART (Schools Mentoring and Resource Team)
San Francisco, CA
$100,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this comprehensive eight-year program that provides students, grades four through 12, and their families with academic, financial, and social-emotional support, as well as college preparation and career exploration. https://thesmartprogram.org/

St. Francis Neighborhood Center
Baltimore, MD
$100,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which works to end generational poverty through programs that blend academic learning with enriching activities to improve self-esteem and strengthen connections to the community. https://www.stfranciscenter.org/

Teach for America Baltimore
Baltimore, MD
$1,000,000 program grant to support this teacher training program, which recruits, trains, places, and supports new teachers in Baltimore City Public Schools. https://www.teachforamerica.org/where-we-work/baltimore

Wide Angle Youth Media
Baltimore, MD
$100,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which employs youth and provides them with media arts education to tell their own stories and become engaged with their communities. https://www.wideanglemedia.org/

YMCA of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
$75,000 program grant to support this organization’s collaboration with BookNook, a reading program that delivers technology-based interventions to students struggling with reading in summer and after-school programs. https://www.ymcasf.org/

Community Services

The Foundation recognizes that certain service providers operate multiple programs that meet a range of needs and therefore incorporate many of the Foundation’s focus areas. Organizations that provide services bridging the areas of Housing, Health, Jobs, and Education may be eligible for a Community Services grant. The Foundation also is engaged in selected initiatives addressing Jewish poverty on a national scale, as well as strengthening the leadership of nonprofits that will serve the Jewish community moving forward.

Aloha United Way
Throughout Hawai’i
$300,000 program grant to support this organization’s capacity to serve as a fiscal sponsor for nonprofit organizations and collective impact efforts. https://www.auw.org/

The Ark
Chicago, IL
$125,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides a range of comprehensive services, including housing and health care, with the goal of helping people achieve self-sufficiency. https://arkchicago.org/

Healthy Neighborhoods
Baltimore, MD
$200,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which strengthens neighborhoods by providing below-market loans as well as funding for capital improvements, marketing, and schools. https://healthyneighborhoods.org/

Hui Mālama i ke Ala ʻŪlili
Hawaiʻi Island, HI
$500,000 program grant to support learning opportunities for youth, food security initiatives, and the creation of green jobs that will increase community health in a rural community. http://www.alaulili.com/

International Rescue Committee
Baltimore, MD
$250,000 program grant to support this organization, which provides access to stable housing, primary and specialized health services, food support, financial coaching, and job placement for refugees. https://www.rescue.org/  

Living Classrooms
Baltimore, MD
$250,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides the skills and supports necessary for individuals to overcome barriers to school, work, and family life. https://livingclassrooms.org/

Maryland Philanthropy Network
Baltimore, MD
$60,000 program grant to support this organization’s Baltimore Workforce Funders Collaborative and Education Funders Affinity Group, both of which work to strengthen and align investments in their respective fields. https://www.marylandphilanthropy.org/  

Network for Good
Baltimore, MD
$35,000 program grant to support this organization’s Jumpstart program, which will help seven Baltimore-based small and midsize direct-service nonprofits build their capacity and reach financial sustainability. https://www.networkforgood.com/

Paʻa Pono Miloliʻi
Hawaiʻi Island, HI
$650,000 capital grant to support the completion of the Miloliʻi Community Center, which will provide an isolated rural community with access to education, job training, food distribution, and other community services. http://paaponomilolii.org/

Sixth Branch
Baltimore, MD
$50,000 Small Grant to support the general operations of this organization, which leads revitalization projects in the Broadway East, Darley Park, Johnston Square, and Oliver neighborhoods. http://the6thbranch.org/

St. Vincent de Paul Society of Baltimore
Baltimore, MD
$200,000 operating grant to support the general operations of this organization, which provides programs and services in the areas of homelessness, supportive housing, workforce development, and child and family services. https://www.vincentbaltimore.org/

TechSoup
Baltimore, MD
$210,000 capital grant to support the implementation of cloud technology software, as well as training and support for a cohort of nonprofits. https://www.techsoup.org/