A. G. GASTON BOYS & GIRLS CLUB (A0040543)
Helps at-risk youth through educational, recreational, and leadership activities.
2013 Allocation: $ 709,461 » Visit Site
AIDS ALABAMA, INC. (A0972985) » Visit Site
Provides statewide HIV/AIDS advocacy, prevention, housing, and services for persons living with HIV.
2013 Allocation: $ 74,063
*ALABAMA ASSOCIATION FOR NONPROFITS (A0971987) » Visit Site
Strengthens and supports Alabama’s nonprofit organizations in serving their communities.
ALABAMA GOODWILL INDUSTRIES (A0816274) » Visit Site
Offers job training, sheltered employment, counseling, and placement for persons with disabilities.
2013 Allocation: $ 63,772
ALABAMA HEAD INJURY FOUNDATION (A0002154) » Visit Site
Provides resources and support for individuals with brain and spinal cord injuries and their families.
2013 Allocation: $ 163,131
ALABAMA KIDNEY FOUNDATION (A0055230) » Visit Site
Provides financial assistance, education, recreational opportunities, and support programs to Alabama’s kidney patients; including public education initiatives promoting organ donation and prevention of kidney disease.
2012 Allocation: $ 110,962
ALETHEIA HOUSE (A0003714) » Visit Site
Provides drug abuse prevention programs, treatment, and affordable housing.
2013 Allocation: $ 464,063
AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY (A0003849) » Visit Site
Dedicated to eliminating cancer through research, education, patient services, and advocacy.
2013 Allocation: $ 697,914
AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION (A0003926) » Visit Site
Building healthier lives free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
2013 Allocation: $ 500,000
AMERICAN RED CROSS— ALABAMA REGION (A0004258) » Visit Site
Assists victims of disaster and provides military emergency communications, and health and safety education.
2013 Allocation: $ 3,239,437
ARC OF JEFFERSON COUNTY (including BLOUNT COUNTY) (A0001304) » Visit Site
Serves adults, infants, and toddlers with mental retardation and developmental disabilities.
2013 Allocation: $ 610,471
ARC OF ST. CLAIR COUNTY (A0816179)
Provides training for adults with mental retardation and developmental disabilities.
2013 Allocation: $ 97,353
ARC OF SHELBY COUNTY (A0080728)
Services individuals with mental retardation and developmental disabilities through intervention, advocacy, information and referral, supported employment and family support.
2013 Allocation: $ 133,900 » Visit Site
ARC OF WALKER COUNTY (A0005367) » Visit Site
Provides services for persons with cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities and provides support to family and friends of those individuals.
2013 Allocation: $ 382,351
BETTER BASICS, INC. (A0985552) » Visit Site
Provides reading intervention for struggling readers, promotes reading for pleasure, and provides enrichment program, all in poverty-area public schools.
2013 Allocation: $ 86,465
BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF GREATER BIRMINGHAM (A0011606) » Visit Site
Provides positive role models to children in need.
2013 Allocation: $ 403,005
BIRMINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS—SPECIAL NEEDS FUND (A0972078)
Provides clothing and assistance with medical needs for underprivileged students, and transportation for qualified special education students.
2013 Allocation: $ 36,000
*BIRMINGHAM JEWISH FEDERATION (A0010846) » Visit Site
Serves the Jewish community in any way possible.
BIRMINGHAM URBAN LEAGUE (A0011480) » Visit Site
Provides training, basic skills, job placement assistance, housing counseling services, and youth development programs.
2013 Allocation: $ 210,000
BLOUNT COUNTY AID TO HOMELESS CHILDREN (A0972029)
Provides clothing, extra school fees, medical and dental needs not covered by Medicaid for children in foster care.
2013 Allocation: $ 35,000
BLOUNT COUNTY CHILDREN’S CENTER (A0012335)
Provides a home-like environment for child abuse investigative interviews, therapy, school-based child abuse prevention programs, parenting classes, divorce education classes, and a home visitation parenting program.
2013 Allocation: $ 114,809
BLOUNT COUNTY NEEDY SCHOOL CHILDREN’S FUND (A0512336)
Provides clothing and medical supplies for needy school children.
2013 Allocation: $ 17,000
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, BLACK WARRIOR COUNCIL (A0972004) » Visit Site
Provides citizenship training, character development, and personal fitness to youth members.
2013 Allocation: $ 73,037
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, GREATER ALABAMA COUNCIL (A0013386) » Visit Site
Provides citizenship training, character development, and personal fitness to youth members.
2013 Allocation: $ 975,951
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF CENTRAL ALABAMA (A0010558) » Visit Site
Provides a safe place to learn and grow; ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals; life-enhancing programs and character development experiences; and hope and opportunity.
2013 Allocation: $ 660,445
CAHABA VALLEY HEALTH CARE (A1049768) » Visit Site
Provides health care for Spanish-speaking people in Jefferson and Shelby counties
2013 Allocation: $ 35,000
CAMP FIRE USA—CENTRAL ALABAMA COUNCIL (A0017304) » Visit Site
Provides opportunities for youth to realize their potential and to function effectively as caring, self-directed individuals.
2013 Allocation: $ 987,096
*CASA OF SHELBY COUNTY (A0972140)
Provides court-appointed special advocate volunteers to insure the best interests of abused and/or neglected children are considered in all juvenile court proceedings.
CATHOLIC FAMILY SERVICES (A0012507) » Visit Site
Provides family, marriage, and individual counseling; pre-adoptive foster care for infants and young children; counseling for crisis pregnancies and adoption services.
2013 Allocation: $ 155,000
CHILDCARE RESOURCES (A0024103) » Visit Site
Central resource for information and counseling about childcare, training for childcare providers, and financial assistance for families using childcare.
2013 Allocation: $ 636,984
CHILDREN’S AID SOCIETY (A0024110) » Visit Site
Provides family counseling, crisis intervention, adoption support services, foster care and transitional living services for homeless young parents and children, and life skills training for youth in school and community setting.
2013 Allocation: $ 948,258
CHILDREN’S OF ALABAMA (A0024124) ) » Visit Site
(205) 939-9100 (Amelia Center) » Visit Site
Provides the finest pediatric health services to Alabama’s youth in an environment that fosters excellence in research and education. The Amelia Center, a support service of Children’s Hospital, provides comprehensive grief services to children and their families.
2013 Allocation: $ 694,491
Amelia Center: $ 86,400
CHRISTIAN LOVE PANTRY (A0816181)
Provides food, clothing, and other essential items for clients in an emergency situation.
2013 Allocation: $ 34,680
COLLAT JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES (A0052847) » Visit Site
Provides individual and family counseling, comprehensive services to senior citizens, resettlement services for new Americans, vocational services, and direct assistance.
2013 Allocation: $ 85,663
COMMUNITY FOOD BANK OF CENTRAL ALABAMA (A0091257)
Collects surplus food and distributes through charitable and other non-profit organizations to feed hungry people in our five-county area.
2013 Allocation: $ 335,940
CONCERNED CITIZENS FOR OUR YOUTH, INC. (BEACON HOUSE) (A0009012)
Residential treatment facility providing academic and clinical services for at-risk adolescents and their families in Shelby County.
2013 Allocation: $ 162,500
CRISIS CENTER, INC. (A0029577) » Visit Site
(205) 323-7782 (Office Line)
(205) 323-7777 (Crisis Line)
(205) 933-9393 (Mental Health Association)
Provides confidential telephone counseling, crisis and suicide intervention, services for victims of sexual assault, and socialization, independent living skills, and advocacy training for the mentally ill.
2013 Allocation: $ 743,317
DEVELOPING ALABAMA YOUTH FOUNDATION (A0031467)
Offers a day academic treatment program for at-risk adolescents. Provides Shelby County Juvenile Court with an alternative to incarceration.
2013 Allocation: $ 120,215
DISABILITY RIGHTS AND RESOURCES (A0049302) » Visit Site
Provides independent living skills training for people with disabilities, interpretations for the deaf, and job placement.
2013 Allocation: $ 147,865
EASTER SEALS OF THE BIRMINGHAM AREA (A0972069) » Visit Site
Provides vocational rehabilitation, early intervention, individual assistance, and camping and recreation to people with disabilities in the five-county area.
2013 Allocation: $ 176,477
FAMILY CONNECTION (A0080744) » Visit Site
Provides service for at-risk youth and their families which includes residential shelter, outreach counseling, runaway and homeless services, school intervention programs, and Project Safe Place/Safe Youth.
2013 Allocation: $ 203,087
FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER OF NORTHWEST ALABAMA (DAYBREAK)(A0031472)
Provides emergency shelter, counseling, court advocacy, information and referral, and a 24-hour crisis line for victims of domestic violence in Walker County.
2013 Allocation: $ 150,664
FELLOWSHIP HOUSE (A0037601) » Visit Site
Provides residential substance abuse recovery program for men and women, and residential recovery program for clients with dual disorders (psychiatric and addition)..
2013 Allocation: $ 254,006
GATEWAY (A0037145) » Visit Site
Residential treatment program for adolescents, therapeutic foster care, independent living program, family counseling, consumer credit counseling, special education services, domestic violence intervention, community and home-based outreach/prevention programs.
2013 Allocation: $ 1,182,306
GIRL SCOUTS OF NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA (A0972025) » Visit Site
Building girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place.
2013 Allocation: $ 617,299
GIRLS INCORPORATED OF CENTRAL ALABAMA (A0041351) » Visit Site
Provides after school, holiday, and summer activities in centers and through outreach programs to develop strong, smart, and bold girls.
2013 Allocation: $ 818,442
GLENWOOD AUTISM AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CENTER
(A0972120) » Visit Site
Provides services for children, adolescents, adults and families who are affected by autism or a mental or health disorder.
2013 Allocation: $ 138,605
GREATER BIRMINGHAM HABITAT FOR HUMANITY (A0973688) » Visit Site
Builds quality, affordable houses in partnership with low-income families and community partners. Prepares qualifying families for homeownership and offers continued family development resources after homeownership.
2013 Allocation: $ 356,504
HANDS ON BIRMINGHAM (A1056320) » Visit Site
Provides flexible, hands-on volunteer opportunities for individuals and organizations.
2013 Allocation: $ 160,000
HISPANIC INTEREST COALITION OF ALABAMA (HICA) (A1020296) » Visit Site
To improve the lives of Latinos in Alabama through coordination with existing community resources, providing transitional services and education.
2013 Allocation: $ 118,965
IMPACT FAMILY COUNSELING (A0991188) » Visit Site
Professional counseling services for at-risk youth and troubled families. Services include intervention programs with Court, DHR, and the school system; anger management classes; and affordable outpatient counseling.
2013 Allocation: $ 84,000
*LAKESIDE HOSPICE, INC. (A0816180) » Visit Site
Provides physical, emotional, and spiritual support to terminally ill patients and families while they remain in the comfort of their homes.
LEGACY YMCA (A0010226) » Visit Site
Provides programs and activities designed to develop the spirit, mind and body of children, teens, adults, and senior adults in west Jefferson County.
2013 Allocation: $ 95,797
*THE LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA, INC. (A0057602)
Provides legal services to low-income children and adults (court-appointed only).
LEVITE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER (A0052843) » Visit Site
Provides early childhood education programs, camping services, senior adult meals, activities, and wellness programs.
2013 Allocation: $ 259,634
LITERACY COUNCIL (A0058867) » Visit Site
Provides literacy information and referral hotline for children, adult and ESOL learners and volunteer tutors; organizes community and workplace initiatives.
2013 Allocation: $ 192,500
OASIS, A WOMEN’S COUNSELING CENTER » Visit Site
Provides affordable mental health counseling to women individually, their families, couples, play therapy and group therapy in a respectful and nurturing environment.
2012 Allocation: $ 80,992
ONEONTA NEEDY SCHOOL CHILDREN’S FUND (A0569465)
Provides assistance for basic needs of low-income Oneonta City School students.
2013 Allocation: $ 5,000
OWENS HOUSE (A0972018) » Visit Site
Committed to a multi-discipline approach to child abuse investigations providing services and programs to serve child victims of abuse and their families.
2013 Allocation: $ 35,000
PATHWAYS (A0014071) » Visit Site
Provides shelter, food, clothing, and supportive services to homeless women and children.
2013 Allocation: $ 331,500
PELL CITY NEEDY SCHOOL CHILDREN’S FUND (A0671449)
Provides funding for the unmet health needs of K-12 students enrolled in the Pell City School System.
2013 Allocation: $ 4,000
POSITIVE MATURITY (A0073619) » Visit Site
Offers counseling, social, volunteer and employment opportunities for senior adults, in-home senior companions for frail elderly, and free prescription drug assistance.
2013 Allocation: $ 646,450
*RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES, OF ALABAMA (A0972182) » Visit Site
Serves as a home away from home for sick or injured children and the families who traveled to Birmingham for pediatric medical services not available in their home communities.
SAFEHOUSE OF SHELBY COUNTY (A0972113) » Visit Site
Provides shelter, counseling, advocacy, and case management for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
2013 Allocation: $ 121,675
SALVATION ARMY—BLOUNT COUNTY (A0972019)
Emergency food, clothing, lodging, prescription medication assistance, back to school assistance, and disaster aid to those in need.
2013 Allocation: $ 33,500
SALVATION ARMY—BIRMINGHAM AREA COMMNAD » Visit Site
(JEFFERSON, SHELBY & ST. CLAIR COUNTIES) (A0078797)
Offers emergency services for men, women, and children; transitional housing for homeless families; community-based social welfare services; a school and home for at-risk youth; disaster and emergency counseling; food and clothing assistance.
2013 Allocation: $ 1,739,029
SALVATION ARMY—WALKER COUNTY (A0078799)
Emergency food, clothing, financial aid, lodging, and disaster aid to those in need.
2013 Allocation: $ 96,381
SHELBY COUNTY SCHOOLS - NEEDY CHILDRENS FUND
2013 Allocation: $ 11,550
SHELBY EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE (A0091260)
Provides assistance in emergency situations and education for clients on how to become more self-sufficient.
2013 Allocation: $ 218,779
SICKLE CELL DISEASE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, CENTRAL ALABAMA COUNCIL (A0972058) » Visit Site
Provides education and testing services to the general public and counseling and extensive support services to individuals and families affected by sickle cell disease.
2013 Allocation: $ 140,000
ST. CLAIR CHILDREN’S ADVOCACY CENTER (A0827216)
Therapeutic and legal services to child victims of sexual and physical abuse, and prevention programs.
2013 Allocation: $ 30,500
ST. CLAIR COUNTY DAY PROGRAM (A1016066)
Offers a day treatment program with an academic component for at-risk adolescents. Provides St. Clair County Juvenile Court with an alternative to incarceration.
2013 Allocation: $ 104,299
ST. CLAIR COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES (A0819190)
Emergency assistance (utilities, medicine, school supplies, rent) for families and assistance with needs for children in foster care.
2013 Allocation: $ 51,782
TRAVELERS AID SOCIETY OF BIRMINGHAM (A0089675)
Provides information and referral, counseling and financial aid services for displaced individuals and families coming into or leaving the community; and transportation to medical appointments for elderly and low-income residents.
2013 Allocation: $ 256,960
UNITED CEREBRAL PALSY OF GREATER BIRMINGHAM (A0972091) » Visit Site
Connects people with disabilities to their communities and empowers individuals to live full and meaningful lives by providing innovative educational, vocational and therapeutic services.
2013 Allocation: $ 750,000
UNITED COMMUNITY CENTERS, INC. (A0091151)
Serves western-area senior citizens, day care, health screening, crime prevention, and food distribution.
2013 Allocation: $ 89,138
WALKER COUNTY NEEDY SCHOOL CHILDREN’S FUND (A0972118) » Visit Site
Provides assistance for the unmet medical needs for students in the Walker County School System.
2013 Allocation: $ 6,000
WORKSHOPS, INC. (A0098055) » Visit Site
Offers work adjustment, vocational training, and job placement to adults with disabilities.
2013 Allocation: $ 748,355
YMCA OF BIRMINGHAM, INC. (A0972015) » Visit Site
Day care, summer day camps, after school care, literacy programs, and youth, adult, and senior activities.
2013 Allocation: $ 834,709
YWCA OF CENTRAL ALABAMA (A0098327) » Visit Site
(205) 322-YWCA (9922)
Offers childcare for homeless children, affordable housing and childcare for low-income families, after school tutoring, and comprehensive domestic violence services.
2013 Allocation: $ 1,545,733
*At their request, affiliate agencies receive designations only.
- For a spreadsheet of the 2013 Allocations, click here