2005 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 2005.

Organization   Amount Purpose of Grant
Andrews T Wingate High School $40,000 Revitalization plan to increase student achievement
Boys & Girls Clubs of HP $6,000 Renovation of swimming pool surface
City of Thomasville $5,000 Finch Field renovation
DePaul Academy $5,000 Multicultural preschool and afterschool program
Eternal Life Youth Ministry Inc $19,000 Youth club program called S.T.A.R.S.
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra $6,000 Elementary education outreach programs in HP
Guilford Adult Health $25,000 Access to urgent dental clinic
Guilford Interfaith Hosp Network $9,000 Educational life skills training program for clients
Habitat for Humanity $8,000 Funding for 3 home foundations to be built
High Point Area Arts Council $6,000 Matching grant funding for drive
High Point Chamber Foundation $9,000 Business Vision Center Campaign
High Point Employees Foundation $5,000 Matching funds for DAF with Board oversight
High Point Historic Preservation $9,500 Publication of historic architectural narrative
High Point Museum $13,000 Coltrane Project for statue
High Point Parks & Recreation $13,000 Game uniforms for youth services
High Point Task Force $1,500 Billboards to educate public on Safe Surrender law
His Laboring Few Ministries $8,000 Increase capacity of temporary shelter
Hispanic Center of Catholic Social Serv $13,000 Part-time salary support for program coordinator
Kids Voting $5,000 Funding for new materials for teacher training
Lifespan $3,500 Creative painting art project
Macedonia Center – study of social issues $16,000 Literacy coordinator
Maryfield $4,500 Pennybyrn capital campaign
National Conference for Comm & Justice $8,000 Anytown sessions
NC Shakespeare Festival $50,000 Challenge grant to support NCSF facilities
Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club $7,000 1st Annual 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
Triad Health Project $15,000 Case manager services
Youth Unlimited $8,000 Capital campaign for six bed maternity home
YMCA of Archdale/Trinity $9,000 Capital campaign for building
YWCA of Greater HP $23,000 Computer software and hardware
TOTAL $350,000