Your Foundation in Action…..
The Florida Medical Clinic Foundation of Caring Board of Directors is proud to announce the following grants awarded to local non-profits in December 2014:
A Kid’s Place $15,000
The program focuses on keeping together sibling groups who have been removed from their homes due to abuse, neglect or abandonment.
Metropolitan Ministries $20,000
Expansion of the Meal Site Program into Pasco County to distribute hot and nutritious meals to the poor and homeless.
The Cypress Initiative $5,000
The organization’s mission is to empower individuals within communities and organizations to create a better life for themselves from the inside out through education, mentoring and personal development.
One Community Now $1,500
The program’s goal is to break the cycle of intergenerational poverty, impact neighborhoods and strengthen families by helping each adult and child realize their full potential.
Eckerd Youth Alternatives $2,000
The program provides intervention, resources & assistance to abused and neglected children and their families, promoting child well being and instilling a sense of self-esteem.
Quantum Leap Farm $25,000
Equine therapy program for children with emotional, physical and developmental challenges. The grant will provide quarterly Family Fun Days for special needs children.
Champions for Children $15,000
Kids on the Block puppet program teaches children stay-safe facts about child abduction, abuse and bullying.
Middleton School $7,500
Providing assistance to help low income at risk student athletes become academically eligible to play football, graduate high school, & obtain a college scholarship.