Lowell Berry Foundation

Grants 2017

The Lowell Berry Foundation funded the following grants, listed in alphabetical order, in 2017.

  • Religious Grants
  • Social Services Grants
  • Social Services Grants

    The Lowell Berry Foundation ~ Social Services Committee strives to provide a safety net to our community. Our focus is on organizations that effectively shape the lives of men and women, boys and girls and those that strengthen the family. We strive to be a positive force in the community for morality and the good life of the people we serve. The foundation grants these funds in the name of Jesus Christ.
    Grantee Purpose Grant
    Alameda Boys & Girls Club Inc. Great Futures for Teens $4000
    Alameda County Library Association Spanish Storytime $3000
    Ariel Outreach Mission General Operating Funds $10000
    Ann Martin Center AMC Learning Program $3000
    ARM for Care General Operating Funds $3000
    Assistant League Diablo Community Programs $3000
    Associated Students of University of California Berkeley Egg Hunt and Learning Fair $500
    Bay Area Outreach & Recreation Program Youth Adaptive Sports & Recreation Program $3000
    Berkeley Food and Housing Project North County Womens Center $4000
    Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland Summer Campership Outreach $5000
    Boys & Girls Clubs of San Leandro Reading and Math Intervention $5000
    Boy Scouts of America Council Summer Campership Outreach - SF Bay Area Council No. 28 $5000
    Bread Project General Operating Expenses
    California Association Student Councils Leadership Workshop Scholarships $1500
    Camp Phoenix Summer Campership Outreach $5000
    Camps in Common Summer Campership Outreach for Oakland Feather River Camp $4000
    Cazadero Performing Arts Camp Inc. Summer Campership Outreach $3000
    Chabot Space & Science Center Foundation Teacher Professional Development $7000
    Change to Come General Operating Funds
    Child Abuse Prevention Council of Contra Costa County Nurturing Parenting Connection Program $3750
    Civicorps Schools General Operating Funds $2500
    Community Alliance Center for Learning WriterCoach Program $2500
    Community Resources for Science Richmond Elementary Science Collaboration $3000
    Contra Costa Family Justice Alliance General Operating Funds $3500
    Contra Costa Interfaith Transitional Housing Inc. General Operating Funds $6000
    Contra Costa Kops for Kids Positive Mental Attitudes Seminars & Sports Clinics $3000
    Court Appointed Special Representative Program General Operating Funds $5500
    Crisis Support Services of Alameda County Youth Programs $3000
    Eagles Soar Enterprises Inc. General Operating Funds $1500
    East Bay Zoological Society Summer Campership Outreach $3000
    Family Emergency Shelter Coalition General Operating Funds $5000
    Family Support Services of the Bay Area Kinship Youth Program $5000
    First Resort Support Circle Pregnancy Center $3000
    Foundation Center West General Operating Funds $1000
    Girls Inc. of Alameda County General Operating Funds $3000
    Girl Scouts of Northern California Summer Campership Outreach $2500
    Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church Youth Orchestra $2500
    Habitot Children's Museum Day of Joy: Homeless Birthday Parties $3000
    Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County Winter Nights Rotating Shelter Program $3750
    John F. Kennedy University LEAP Challenge Camp & Sport Specific Camp $3000
    John Muir Health Foundation Caring Hands Volunteer Caregivers Program $3000
    Junior Blind of America Blind Babies Foundation $2000
    Kidpower ~ Teenpower ~ Fullpower Victimization Risk Reduction Program $1500
    League of Volunteers of Newark California Summer Recreation in the Parks $3000
    Living Dream Arts More Art for the Bay Area $3000
    Loaves & Fishes of Contra Costa General Operating Funds $3000
    Loved Twice General Operating Funds $4000
    Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services General Operating Funds $3000
    Mercy Housing California Support for Residential Services $5000
    Mobility Matters General Operating Funds $2000
    Monument Crisis Center General Operating Funds $4000
    Morning Star Outreach Summer Campership Outreach $3500
    My New Red Shoes General Operating Funds $4000
    Next Step Learning Center Basic Education and High School Completion Programs $5000
    Oakland Digital Arts and Literacy Center, Inc. Inspire Oakland 2017 Graphic Arts Program $5000
    Oakland Leaf Foundation General Operating Funds $2500
    Oakland Parks & Recreation Foundation Ace Kids Golf Program $4000
    Oakland Youth Chorus General Operating Funds $2000
    Okizu Foundation Summer Campership Outreach $5000
    Open Heart Kitchen of Livermore, Inc. General Operating Funds $3000
    Opportunity Junction Job Training and Placement Program $3000
    Pillars of Hope Inc. Hope House Project $3000
    Project Avary General Operating Funds $4000
    Regional Parks Foundation Summer Campership Outreach $5500
    Rising Sun Energy Center Green Energy Training Services Adult Workforce Development Prog $4000
    Ruby's Place Inc. General Operating Funds $4000
    Saint Edward School Special Needs Program $2500
    Samaritan Neighborhood Center Student Tutorial Endeavor Program $5000
    San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center Kid's Turn Support Group - Children of Divorce or Separation $1500
    Shelter Inc. of Contra Costa Homeless Prevention $6000
    SOAR for Youth Enrichment & Pre-Collegiate Programs for Foster Youth $6000
    Society of St. Vincent De Paul Contra Costa County General Operating Funds $5000
    SonRise Equestrian Foundation General Operating Funds $3000
    St. Elizabeth Elementary School The Mother Pia Special Needs Program $3000
    St. Mary's Center Emergency Winter Shelter $2500
    Stagebridge General Operating Funds $2500
    STAND! For Families Free of Violence General Operating Funds $6000
    Super Stars Literacy Inc. General Operating Funds $4000
    The Mentoring Center The Transformative Mentoring Group for Young Women $2000
    The Oakland Public Education Fund Media Enterprise Alliance $2000
    Treasure Island Sailing Center Foundation Summer Campership Outreach $3500
    Trinity Center ~ Walnut Creek General Operating Funds & Winter Shelter Project $4000
    Trips for Kids General Operating Funds $4000
    Upward Roots Inc. Youth Roots Program $1000
    Village Community Resource Center After School Academy $2000
    Wardrobe for Opportunity General Operating Funds $2000
    Waterside Workshops General Operating Funds $3000
    Women's Centers International Women Building Economic Power Program $2000
    Youth Engagement Advocacy & Housing General Operating Funds $2500