A Fund for Women Grants History: 1994-2013

1994

  • A Fund For Women- Loan Fund for Individual Women- $3,000
  • Bayview Community Center- Multicultural Service Network 1994- $800
  • Briarpatch- Future Choices Project- $1,500
  • The Business Forum- Education Scholarships 1994- $2,500
  • Centro Hispano- Choices Initiative- $544
  • Take Our Daughters To Work- Take Our Daughters To Work- $1,000
  • YWCA of Madison-Transport Rural Women to Mammograms- $1,000
  • Youth Impact Adventures, Inc.- ZAP Program- $8,000

1995

  • The Business Forum- Education Scholarships 1995- $3,000
  • Centro Hispano- Media Workshops for J. Fabregas- $300
  • Community Adolescent Programs- Partners in Youth Employment- $5,000
  • Community Coordinated Child Care- Outreach to Hispanic Providers- $300
  • Kennedy Heights Community Center- Southeast Asian Women’s Group- $1,944
  • Nehemiah Community Development Corp.- ZAP Project- $2,500
  • YWCA of Madison- Child Care Fund- $2,000

1996

  • Atwood Community Center- Girls to Women Program- $5,000
  • Broadway Simpson Waunona- Teens in Control Program- $2,500
  • D.C. Advocates Battered Women- Rural & Older Women Violence- $5,000
  • Dane County Youth Connection- Grrrl Club- $3,800
  • Employment Options, Inc.- Revolving Loan Fund- $5,400
  • Over 50 Employment Services Inc.- Women in Search- $1,250
  • Rape Crisis Center-Chimera Self-Defense Classes- $1,650
  • The Respite Center- Purchase of Books and Videos- $450
  • WI Center for Academically Talented Youth- Women in Science- $5,000
  • WI Women Entrepreneurs-Southcentral- Girls’ Biz- $1,500

1997

  • The Business Forum- Education Scholarships 1997- $4,000
  • Bayview Community Center- Multicultural Service Network- $500
  • Community Coordinated Child Care- Business of Child Care Workshop- $1,400
  • Dane County Youth Connection- Grrrl Club- $3,000
  • East Madison Community Center- Women’s Leadership Development- $2,000
  • Friends of Nancy Denney Community- The Nancy Denney House- $5,000
  • Kennedy Heights Community Center- Women’s Group History Tours- $1,242
  • Madison Metropolitan School District- Lincoln School: Portrait of WI Mural- $1,000
  • Neighborhood House Community Center- Middle School Girls Group- $1,000
  • Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin, Inc,-  Occupational Spanish Training- $2,000
  • Sigma Delta Epsilon- Expanding Your Horizons Workshop- $1,500
  • YWCA of Madison- Child Care Fund- $2,000

1998

  • The Business Forum- Education Scholarships- $2,000
  • Childbirth & Parent Education Association- Perinatal Education Program- $1,000
  • Community Action Coalition- Women in Construction Project- $2,500
  • Red Caboose Day Care Center- Parent Groups- $2,983
  • Simpson Street Free Press, Inc.- Series of Feature Articles- $1,500
  • YWCA of Madison- Child Care Funds for CNA Graduates- $2,000

1999

  • Lillith Project- Middle School Girls Technology Access- $50,000

2000

  • WI Center for Academically Talented Youth- young Women of Promise- $50,000

2001

  • Dane County Parent Council- Safe Homes for Families Project- $50,000

2002

  • Institute for Women’s Policy Research- Status of Women in Wisconsin Report- $2,500
  • Dane County Parent Council- Safe Homes for Families Project- $50,000

2003

  • Atwood Community Center- Girl Neighborhood Power- $10,000
  • Bayview Foundation- Southeast Asian Girls Project- $10,000
  • East Madison Community Center- Girls Development Group- $10,000

2004

  • Bayview Community Center- Project T.E.A.C.H.- $11,350
  • East Madison Community Center- Junior Girls Development Group- $12,650
  • WI Center for Academically Talented Youth- Children of Promise- Madison & Camp Program- $16,000
  • Wexford Ridge Neighborhood Center- Women Rise Up!- $10,000

2005

  • Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS)- $25,000
  • WI Initiatives in Sustainable Housing (W.I.S.H.)- Home For Life- $15,000
  • Porchlight, Inc.- Housing First- $8,000
  • Interfaith Hospitality Network- Second Chance Housing Project- $12,500
  • WI Academy for Graduate Service Dogs (WAGS)- $4,000
  • Jewish Social Services- Senior Women’s Independence- $2,000

2006

  • Atwood Community Center- Women CAAN- $11,500
  • Catholic Charities- CompanionCare- $5,000
  • Freedom, Inc.- Family Strengthening Project- $10,000
  • Interfaith Hospitality Network- Second Chance Apartment Project- $12,500
  • UNIDOS Against Domestic Violence- Mujeres Adelante- $12,000
  • West Madison Senior Coalition- Food Resource Pantry Program- $1,000
  • WI Initiatives in Sustainable Housing, Inc.- A Home For Life- $19,500

2007

  • Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS)- DAIS Drop-In Support Group & Direct Aid for Victims of Domestic abuse- $17,000
  • East Madison Community Center- Alternatives to Violence For Girls- $12,500
  • Freedom, Inc.- Family Strengthening Project- $15,000
  • Girl Scouts of Blackhawk Council, Inc.- Madison Speak Out Sister- $3,000
  • Goodman Atwood Community Center- Girl Neighborhood Power Big Sister, Little Sister Mentoring Project- $14,000
  • Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin, Inc.- Empowering Girls to Make Healthy Choices- $17,000
  • Simpson Street Free Press, Inc.- Developing Young Professional Women and Journalists of Color- $6,500
  • YWCA of Madison- Girl Neighborhood Power Girls, Inc. at the YWCA- $15,000

2008

  • Madison Children’s Museum- Take Two: Me & You- $5,000
  • YWCA of Madison- Girls, Inc. at the YWCA $20,000
  • African American Ethnic Academy, Inc.- Sisters Achieving Self-Sufficiency (SASS)- $20,000
  • Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS)- Drop-In Community Support Group and Direct Aid for Survivors of Domestic Abuse- $5,500
  • Goodman Community Center- TEEN: Teen Education & Employment Network for girls- $15,000
  • Girl Scouts of Blackhawk Council, Inc.- Power Up (bullying prevention/resolution program)- $25,000
  • East Madison Community Center- Alternatives to Violence for Girls- $9,500

2009

  • East Madison Community Center- Alternatives to Violence for Girls- $9,500
  • Canopy Center, Inc.- Power of Women Project- $23,500
  • Care Net Pregnancy Center of Dane County- Nurturing a New Life Parent Education Project- $2,300
  • The Exchange Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse- Parents and Children Together- $21,500
  • Goodman Community Center- Moms Own Mentor: Project MOMs!- $15,000
  • Kennedy Heights Community Center- Economic Pathways- $8,000
  • Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin, Inc.- Dane County Parent Education Program- $10,000
  • The Rainbow Project, Inc.- Madres y hijas- $19,700

2010

  • Catholic Charities– Diocese of Madison, Inc.- Caring for Myself- $15,000
  • Children’s Service Society of WI (CSSW)- FAST Works– Mom to Mom Connections- $15,000
  • Independent Living, Inc. (ILI)- Creative Caregiving Solutions- $20,000
  • South Madison Coalition of the Elderly (SMCE)- Volunteers to Support Caregivers- $25,000
  • Supporting Active Independent Lives (SAIL)- Empowering Women Caregivers- $25,000

2011

  • Care Net/Elizabeth House- Social Worker/Case Manager- $15,600
  • Community Action Coalition- Right Track- $16,000
  • Center for Families- Young Moms- $24,000
  • Goodman Community Center- C3: Connection, Community & Compassion- $20,000
  • East Madison Community Center- SKILLS (Self-sufficiency, Knowledge, Independence, Life, Leadership and Setting Goals)- $11,800
  • Operation Fresh Start- Taking Charge of Our Future- $12,600

2013

  • Goodman Community Center- Cycle of Success- $14,100
  • Operation Fresh Start- College Ready- $11,600
  • Rape Crisis Center- Preventing Sexual Assault/Girls in Transition- $1,000
  • Youth Services of Southern Wisconsin- Street Outreach Program- $14,200
  • YWCA- Third Street- $9,100

2014

  • YWCA: Third Street Program –$15,000
  • Community of Hope United Church of Christ: Backyard Mosaic Project –$10,000
  • Centro Hispano of Dane County: ComVida Program –$6,600
  • Operation Fresh Start: Learning to Lead–$6,600
  • Youth Services of Southern Wisconsin: Transitional Living Program–$6,600
  • Goodman Community Center: Girls, Inc. of Greater Madison–$6,600
  • Lussier Community Education Center: Young Women Thriving–$6,600
  • Nehemiah Corporation: Lilada’s Livingroom–$2,000
  • Wisconsin Alliance for Women’s Health: Ask.Learn.Vote Campaign–$5,000

2015

  • YMCA: Construct-U and YWebCA $30,600
  • Goodman Center: Girls Inc, Career Savvy Program $25,000
  • DAIS: Career Workshop Support $12,420
  • 2015 Women’s Funding Network Conference $7,480

TOTAL PROJECTS FUNDED: 120

TOTAL FUNDS AWARDED: $1,222,063