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Grants – 2012

 In 2012, LISC Chicago made 116 grants to neighborhood partners totaling $5.06 million, as follows:

Grantee

Neighborhood

Amount

Area of Work

Purpose

North River Commission

Albany Park

$104,670

Neighborhood Network

To support NCP staff and other organizational expenses related to NCP.

North River Commission

Albany Park

$30,000

Education

Salary-Education Coordinator

North River Commission

Albany Park

$15,000

Neighborhood Network

Arts/culture; global gardens; Hoops in the Hood

Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corp

Auburn Gresham

$100,000

Education, Health

Salary/Fringe-Elev8 Prog Director & Coordinator

Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corp

Auburn Gresham

$20,000

Education, Health

Salary-Program Facilitator

Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corp

Auburn Gresham

$106,500

Education, Health

Support Elev8 activities at Perspectives

Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corp

Auburn Gresham

$15,000

Health

Salary-Health Coordinator

Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corp

Auburn Gresham

$6,000

Education, Health

Salary-Data Coordinator

Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corp

Auburn Gresham

$100,000

Education, Health

To support NCP staff and other organizational expenses related to NCP.

Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corp

Auburn Gresham

$37,500

Housing

Portion of ED salary/LFZI Coordinator

New Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church

Auburn Gresham

$20,000

Housing

Veterans New Beginnings Supportive Housing dev.

Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corp

Auburn Gresham

$30,000

Education, Health

Salary-Data Coordinator

Catholic Charities - St. Sabina

Auburn Gresham

$30,000

Income and Credit Building

Salary/fringe-CWF Financial Counselor

Back of the Yards Neighborhood Council

Back of the Yards

$5,833

Neighborhood Network

To support salaries to complete the quality of life process.

Back of the Yards Neighborhood Council

Back of the Yards

$100,000

Neighborhood Network

Salary/fringe NCP Director and Organizer

Back of the Yards Neighborhood Council

Back of the Yards

$30,000

Business

Support the Business Recruitment Manager

Spanish Coalition for Housing

Belmont-Cragin

$60,000

Housing

Salary/Fringe-Housing Specialist and MMRP Coordinator

Southwest Organizing Project

Chicago Lawn

$106,500

Education, Health

Salary/Fringe-After School Coordinator; Prog Exp

Southwest Organizing Project

Chicago Lawn

$100,000

Education, Health

Salary/Fringe-Elev8 Director and SWOP Elev8 Organizer

Southwest Organizing Project

Chicago Lawn

$15,000

Education, Health

Public Allies-AmeriCorps member stipend

Southwest Organizing Project

Chicago Lawn

$116,900

Education, Health

Elev8 Enrichment programming

Inner City Muslim Action Network

Chicago Lawn

$4,300

Health

Support healthy food initiative

Southwest Organizing Project

Chicago Lawn

$6,000

Housing

Salary-Data Coordinator

Southwest Organizing Project

Chicago Lawn

$116,900

Education, Health

Behavioural Health Consultant; Admin Costs; Prog Exp

Southwest Organizing Project

Chicago Lawn

$100,000

Housing

To support NCP staff and other organizational expenses related to NCP.

Southwest Organizing Project

Chicago Lawn

$35,000

Housing

Salary/Fringe-ED

Southwest Organizing Project

Chicago Lawn

$30,000

Education, Health

Salary-Data Coordinator

LEED Council

Cross Community

$25,000

Business

President and CEO; Dir, Econ Dev; Dir Workforce Dev

Beyond the Ball

Cross Community

$3,500

Health, Safety

Hoops in the Hood

The Law Project

Cross Community

$10,000

Neighborhood Network

Salary-Project Director

Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago, In.

Cross Community

$220,500

Housing

MMRP Community Partner program personnel support

Community Investment Corporation

Cross Community

$118,000

Housing

Coordinate activities in Chatham and Woodlawn

Jane Adams Resource Corporation

Cross Community

$33,815

Income and Credit Building

CWF

Garfield Park Community Council

East Garfield Park

$3,500

Business, Safety

Support community event in Dec 2012

Garfield Park Community Council

East Garfield Park

$7,500

Business, Safety

Fiscal agent fee to GPCA

Garfield Park Community Council

East Garfield Park

$6,000

Business, Safety

Salary-Data Coordinator

Garfield Park Community Council

East Garfield Park

$100,000

Business, Safety

To support NCP staff and other organizational expenses related to NCP.

Garfield Park Community Council

East Garfield Park

$15,000

Business, Safety

Organize public safety campaign

Garfield Park Community Council

East Garfield Park

$18,750

Business, Safety

Salary-Building A Better Kedzie Campaign Mgt

Breakthrough Urban Ministries

East Garfield Park

$9,500

Health, Safety

Hoops in the Hood

Take the Field

East Garfield Park

$200,000

Health

Field renovation of Altgeld Park

Heartland Housing, Inc.

East Garfield Park

$12,500

Housing

Redevelopment of Parkview Apts (to be renamed Amaranth Gardens)

Teamwork Englewood

Englewood

$89,710

Neighborhood Network

Salary/Fringe-Executive Director

Chicago Neighborhood Initiative

Englewood

$50,000

Business

10.5 acre 63rd and Halsted

Growing Home, Inc.

Englewood

$10,000

Business

To hire the Economic Development Assistance Consortium to develop a Revenue Plan

Metropolitan Family Services

Englewood

$10,000

Income and Credit Building

Salary-Senior Admin Staff

Teamwork Englewood

Englewood

$9,000

Safety

Support Family First Safe Summer Initiative

Teamwork Englewood

Englewood

$5,500

Health

Support Green Healthy N'hoods-Youth Ambassadors Summer Project

The Burton Foundation

Grand Boulevard

$25,000

Housing

Deconversion and rehab of Rosenwald Apts.

Partners in Community Building, Inc.

Grand Boulevard

$75,000

Housing

Salary/Fringe-ED; Prog Dir; Asst to Prog Dir; Housing Counselor/Field Mapping Interns

Chatham Business Association

Grand Boulevard

$20,000

Housing

MMRP Community Partner program personnel support

Far South Community Development Corporation

Greater Pullman Area

$10,000

Business

Consultant-board dev and strategic planning

Far South Community Development Corporation

Greater Pullman Area

$37,500

Housing

Salary/Fringe-ED

Humboldt Park Social Services 

Humboldt Park

$25,000

Housing

Portion of Comptroller salary/purchase acctg software

Bickerdike

Humboldt Park

$2,036

Tech

To provide food and other expenses for the Smart Community Networking events.

Bickerdike

Humboldt Park

$6,000

Health

Salary-Data Coordinator

West Humbolt Park Family and Community Development Council

Humboldt Park

$20,000

Housing

Salary/Fringe-Executive Director

Bickerdike

Humboldt Park

$100,000

Health

To support NCP staff and other organizational expenses related to NCP.

Bickerdike

Humboldt Park

$5,000

Housing

Portion of ED salary

BUILD Inc.

Humboldt Park

$9,000

Health, Safety

Hoops in the Hood

Enlace Chicago

Little Village

$6,000

Safety

Salary-Data Coordinator

Enlace Chicago

Little Village

$100,000

Safety

Salary/fringe-NCP Director/Organizer

Logan Square Neighborhood Association

Logan Square

$15,000

Education, Health

Public Allies member stipend/admin costs

Logan Square Neighborhood Association

Logan Square

$50,000

Education

Support "Dreamer Deferred Action Project"

Logan Square Neighborhood Association

Logan Square

$100,000

Education, Health

To support Elev8 staff and other organizational expenses related to Elev8.

Logan Square Neighborhood Association

Logan Square

$20,000

Education, Health

To support Elev8 staff and other organizational expenses related to Elev8.

Logan Square Neighborhood Association

Logan Square

$6,000

Education

Salary-Data Coordinator

Logan Square Neighborhood Association

Logan Square

$100,000

Education

To support NCP staff and other organizational expenses related to NCP.

Logan Square Neighborhood Association

Logan Square

$30,000

Education, Health

Salary-Data Coordinator

Humboldt Park Social Services 

Logan Square

$24,754

Income and Credit Building

CWF

Holsten Human Capital Development

Near North

$12,500

Neighborhood Network

Expenses associated w/monthly community mtgs

Chicago Lights

Near North

$10,000

Health

Support Urban Farm Culinary Internship Program

By the Hand Club for Kids

Near North

$10,000

Safety

Transportation to/from Club everyday

Chicago Men in Action

Near North

$2,200

Neighborhood Network

Seward Park Jazz Series

Lawndale Christian Development

North Lawndale

$15,000

Neighborhood Network

To support NCP staff and other organizational expenses related to NCP.

Lawndale Christian Development

North Lawndale

$100,000

Neighborhood Network

Salary/fringe-NCP Director/Organizer/Annual Training

National Museum of Mexican Art

Pilsen

$3,200

Tech

Youth stipends from 2012 Digital Youth Summer Program

Pros Arts Studio

Pilsen

$3,000

Neighborhood Network

Summer youth Initiatives

The Resurrection Project

Pilsen

$9,250

Education, Health

To support Elev8 staff and other organizational expenses related to Elev8.

The Resurrection Project

Pilsen

$15,000

Education, Health

Salary/Fringe-Health Coordinator

The Resurrection Project

Pilsen

$6,000

Education

Salary-Data Coordinator

The Resurrection Project

Pilsen

$40,000

Education, Health

To support Elev8 staff and other organizational expenses related to Elev8.

The Resurrection Project

Pilsen

$100,000

Education

To support NCP staff and other organizational expenses related to NCP.

The Resurrection Project

Pilsen

$10,000

Education

To support Pilsen Education Bridge Plan/Fundraising Consultant

The Resurrection Project

Pilsen

$100,000

Education, Health

To support Elev8 staff and other organizational expenses related to Elev8.

The Resurrection Project

Pilsen

$30,000

Education, Health

Salary-Data Coordinator

The Resurrection Project

Pilsen

$71,000

Education

Pilsen Education Collaboration

Chicago Neighborhood Initiative

Pullman

$37,500

Housing

Salary-MMRP Project Mgr

Quad Communities Development Corporation

Quad

$20,000

Health

STEM program; Health & Wellness; Writing Initiative

Quad Communities Development Corporation

Quad

$100,000

Education, Health

Salary/Fringe Elev8 Director/Program Mgr; related Elev8 exp

Quad Communities Development Corporation

Quad

$15,000

Health

Salary-Health Coordinator

Quad Communities Development Corporation

Quad

$9,250

Health

Provide Health Intervention services and admin costs

Quad Communities Development Corporation

Quad

$30,000

Business

Portion of ED salary/fringe; strategic plan consultant

Quad Communities Development Corporation

Quad

$100,000

Neighborhood Network

Salary/Fringe-ED and Program Director

Quad Communities Development Corporation

Quad

$30,000

Education, Health

Salary-Data Coordinator

The Community Builders Inc.

Quad

$9,000

Health, Safety

Hoops in the Hood

Quad Communities Development Corporation

Quad

$71,000

Education, Health

Bronzeville Education Initiative

Quad Communities Development Corporation

Quad

$40,000

Business

Support for consultant to assist with SSA application

Central States SER

Quad

$17,959

Income and Credit Building

CWF

Rogers Park Business Alliance

Rogers Park

$7,500

Business

Consultant to developm Strategic Plan

Claretian Associates

South Chicago

$5,000

Health, Safety

Play Streets event

Claretian Associates

South Chicago

$100,000

Neighborhood Network

To support NCP staff and other organizational expenses related to NCP.

Claretian Associates

South Chicago

$10,000

Neighborhood Network

To support summer programs

South Shore Chamber

South Chicago

$5,000

Business

Hire organizational/program dev. Consultant

GoodCity NFP

Washington Park

$15,000

Neighborhood Network

Fiscal agent fee

Washington Park Consortium

Washington Park

$100,000

Neighborhood Network

To support NCP staff and other organizational expenses related to NCP.

Washington Park Consortium

Washington Park

$8,000

Health

Green Healthy N'hoods-Youth Ambassadors Summer Project

Washington Park Consortium

Washington Park

$15,000

Health

Expand its Urban Agriculture Initiative

Near West Side CDC

West Haven

$100,000

Neighborhood Network

Salary/Fringe-NCP Director and other related NCP expenses

Near West Side CDC

West Haven

$37,230

Neighborhood Network

Salary/Fringe-ED of NW Chamber of Commerce

Network of Woodlawn

Woodlawn

$2,500

Health, Safety

Implement PlayStreet program at Parkway Gardens

Network of Woodlawn

Woodlawn

$100,000

Neighborhood Network

Salary/Fringe-Prgram Director and prog exp

Leslie Shankman School Corporation

Woodlawn

$5,000

Neighborhood Network

Community Building artwood project

Network of Woodlawn

Woodlawn

$10,000

Neighborhood Network

Chicago Youth Leadership Academy Program Exp

Metropolitan Family Services

Woodlawn

$170,000

Income and Credit Building

CWF

Metropolitan Family Services

Woodlawn

$170,000

Income and Credit Building

CWF

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