2003 Grant Recipients

Thank you to all of the organizations that applied for a grant from the High Point Community Foundation and congratulations to those awarded funds in 2003.

Organization   Amount Purpose of Grant
Andrews T Wingate High School  $ 16,000 Support for one Unity Crew from Outward Bound
ARC of High Point  $ 5,900 Summer Search vocational camp for teenagers
Big Brothers Big Sisters of HP  $ 1,600 Kinder buddy at Kirkman Park Elementary
BOTSO  $ 5,600 Tutor/mentor coordinator
Boys & Girls Clubs of HP  $ 7,300 New staff position – VP of Development
Caring Services Inc  $ 8,400 Planning for program to address prostitution
CHILDWATCH of HP  $ 3,100 Fund voluntary placements at shelter for children
Community Clinic of HP  $ 8,400 Support basic clinic costs
Crimestoppers of HP  $ 3,400 Rewards for information leading to crime solutions
Dustin’s GreenHouse  $ 3,900 Computers & technology to low-income neighborhoods
Emmanuel Senior Enrichment Ctr  $ 5,800 Scholarships & stipends for adult daycare project
Go Far  $ 1,150 Elementary programs for physical fitness
Greensboro Children’s Museum  $ 4,100 Cover admission fees for Kindergarten, 1st & 2nd grade
Guilford County Education Network  $ 7,800 Start-up costs
High Point Ballet  $ 11,500 Development of Nutcracker set
High Point Jail Ministry  $ 3,700 Operation match for budget
Historical Jamestown Society  $ 1,900 Development of Indian village project
Housing Authority of the city of HP  $ 4,200 Purchase of minivan for medical transportation
Junior Achievement  $ 2,000 Expand elementary schools programs
Junior League of HP  $ 4,900 Briles House restoration seed money
Kids Voting  $ 2,200 Funds to expand HP segment of public awareness
Macedonia Family Resource Center  $ 5,750 Funding for operational budget for center
Mental Health Association of HP  $ 6,000 Purchase of the Adkins Life Skills curriculum
Montlieu Math & Science Center  $ 3,900 Funds to obtain phonetic games
Nia Community Action Center  $ 3,300 Expansion of HIV/STD prevention services
NC Shakespeare Festival  $ 8,000 Costume shop project
Piedmont Authority for Regional Transport  $ 3,000 Support for PART Connections Program
Piedmont Triad Council of Int’l Visitors  $ 1,200 State Department International visitors to HP schools
Second Harvest Food Bank of NWNC  $ 5,900 Capital campaign funds for recent facility expansion
STOMP/IHM Youth Ministry  $ 1,500 Funding for STOMP youth rally
West End Ministries  $ 6,500 Funding for children and youth activities
Wright Focus Group Inc  $ 3,200 HIV prevention skills building in public housing
Young Life of HP  $ 2,200 Wyldlife ministry program for middle school students
YWCA  $ 11,700 Capital campaign for new roof
TOTAL  $175,000