2014

A. G. GASTON BOYS & GIRLS CLUB (A0040543)
(205) 923-3377
Helps at-risk youth through educational, recreational, and leadership activities.
2014 Allocation: $709,461 » Visit Site

AIDS ALABAMA, INC. (A0972985) » Visit Site
(205) 324-9822
Provides statewide HIV/AIDS advocacy, prevention, housing, and services for persons living with HIV.
2014 Allocation: $ 74,063

*ALABAMA ASSOCIATION FOR NONPROFITS (A0971987) » Visit Site
(205) 879-4712
Strengthens and supports Alabama’s nonprofit organizations in serving their communities.

ALABAMA GOODWILL INDUSTRIES (A0816274) » Visit Site
(205) 323-6331
Offers job training, sheltered employment, counseling, and placement for persons with disabilities.
2014 Allocation: $ 60,000

ALABAMA HEAD INJURY FOUNDATION (A0002154) » Visit Site
(205) 823-3818
Provides resources and support for individuals with brain and spinal cord injuries and their families.
2014 Allocation: $ 163,131

ALABAMA KIDNEY FOUNDATION (A0055230) » Visit Site
(205) 934-2111
(800) 750-3331
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 113,962

ALETHEIA HOUSE (A0003714) » Visit Site
(205) 324-6502
Provides drug abuse prevention programs, treatment, and affordable housing.
2014 Allocation: $ 464,063

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY (A0003849) » Visit Site
(205) 930-8860
Dedicated to eliminating cancer through research, education, patient services, and advocacy.
2014 Allocation: $ 663,018

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION (A0003926) » Visit Site
(205) 510-1500
Building healthier lives free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
2014 Allocation: $ 500,000

AMERICAN RED CROSS— ALABAMA REGION (A0004258) » Visit Site
(205) 439-7800
Assists victims of disaster and provides military emergency communications, and health and safety education.
2014 Allocation: $ 3,114,437

ARC OF JEFFERSON COUNTY (including BLOUNT COUNTY) (A0001304) » Visit Site
(205) 323-6383
Serves adults, infants, and toddlers with mental retardation and developmental disabilities.
2014 Allocation: $ 619,471

ARC OF ST. CLAIR COUNTY (A0816179)
(205) 884-2680
Provides training for adults with mental retardation and developmental disabilities.
2014 Allocation: $ 97,353

ARC OF SHELBY COUNTY (A0080728)
(205) 664-9313
Services individuals with mental retardation and developmental disabilities through intervention, advocacy, information and referral, supported employment and family support.
2014 Allocation: $ 133,900 » Visit Site

ARC OF WALKER COUNTY (A0005367) » Visit Site
(205) 387-0562
Provides services for persons with cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities and provides support to family and friends of those individuals.
2014 Allocation: $ 382,351

BETTER BASICS, INC. (A0985552) » Visit Site
(205) 944-2928
Provides reading intervention for struggling readers, promotes reading for pleasure, and provides enrichment program, all in poverty-area public schools.
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4 Allocation: $ 86,465

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF GREATER BIRMINGHAM (A0011606) » Visit Site
(205) 939-5990
Provides positive role models to children in need.
2014 Allocation: $ 403,005

BIRMINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS—SPECIAL NEEDS FUND
(A0972078)
(205) 231-7937
Provides clothing and assistance with medical needs for underprivileged students, and transportation for qualified special education students.
2014 Allocation: $ 36,000

*BIRMINGHAM JEWISH FEDERATION (A0010846) » Visit Site
(205) 879-0416
Serves the Jewish community in any way possible.

BIRMINGHAM URBAN LEAGUE (A0011480) » Visit Site
(205) 326-0162
Provides training, basic skills, job placement assistance, housing counseling services, and youth development programs.
2014 Allocation: $ 184,000

BLOUNT COUNTY AID TO HOMELESS CHILDREN (A0972029)
(205) 274-5200
Provides clothing, extra school fees, medical and dental needs not covered by Medicaid for children in foster care.
2014 Allocation: $ 35,000

BLOUNT COUNTY CHILDREN’S CENTER (A0012335)
(205) 274-7226
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 114,809

BLOUNT COUNTY NEEDY SCHOOL CHILDREN’S FUND (A0512336)
(205) 625-4102
Provides clothing and medical supplies for needy school children.
2014 Allocation: $ 20,000

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, BLACK WARRIOR COUNCIL (A0972004) » Visit Site
(205) 554-1680
Provides citizenship training, character development, and personal fitness to youth members.
2014 Allocation: $ 73,037

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, GREATER ALABAMA COUNCIL (A0013386) » Visit Site
(205) 970-0251
Provides citizenship training, character development, and personal fitness to youth members.
2014 Allocation: $ 960,951

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF CENTRAL ALABAMA (A0010558) » Visit Site
(205) 744-3070
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 660,445

CAHABA VALLEY HEALTH CARE (A1049768) » Visit Site
(205) 991-8771
Provides health care for Spanish-speaking people in Jefferson and Shelby counties
2014 Allocation: $ 35,000

CAMP FIRE USA—CENTRAL ALABAMA COUNCIL (A0017304) » Visit Site
(205) 324-2434
Provides opportunities for youth to realize their potential and to function effectively as caring, self-directed individuals.
2014 Allocation: $ 987,096

*CASA OF SHELBY COUNTY (A0972140)
(205) 669-4305
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
(205) 324-6561
Provides family, marriage, and individual counseling; pre-adoptive foster care for infants and young children; counseling for crisis pregnancies and adoption services.
2014 Allocation: $ 155,000

CHILDCARE RESOURCES (A0024103) » Visit Site
(205) 252-1991
Central resource for information and counseling about childcare, training for childcare providers, and financial assistance for families using childcare.
2014 Allocation: $ 636,984

CHILDREN’S AID SOCIETY (A0024110) » Visit Site
(205) 251-7148
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 938,258

CHILDREN’S OF ALABAMA (A0024124) ) » Visit Site
(205) 939-9100 (Amelia Center) » Visit Site
(205) 251-3430
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 688,000
Amelia Center: $ 86,400

CHRISTIAN LOVE PANTRY (A0816181)
(205) 338-3390
Provides food, clothing, and other essential items for clients in an emergency situation.
2014 Allocation: $ 35,720

COLLAT JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES (A0052847) » Visit Site
(205) 879-3438
Provides individual and family counseling, comprehensive services to senior citizens, resettlement services for new Americans, vocational services, and direct assistance.
2014 Allocation: $ 85,663

COMMUNITY FOOD BANK OF CENTRAL ALABAMA (A0091257) » Visit Site
(205) 942-8911
Collects surplus food and distributes through charitable and other non-profit organizations to feed hungry people in our five-county area.
2014 Allocation: $ 350,000

CONCERNED CITIZENS FOR OUR YOUTH, INC. (BEACON HOUSE) (A0009012)
(205) 384-4539
Residential treatment facility providing academic and clinical services for at-risk adolescents and their families in Shelby County.
2014 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.
2014 Allocation: $ 743,317

DEVELOPING ALABAMA YOUTH FOUNDATION
(A0031467)
(205) 664-1600
Offers a day academic treatment program for at-risk adolescents. Provides Shelby County Juvenile Court with an alternative to incarceration.
2014 Allocation: $ 120,215

DISABILITY RIGHTS AND RESOURCES (A0049302) » Visit Site
(205) 251-2223
Provides independent living skills training for people with disabilities, interpretations for the deaf, and job placement.
2014 Allocation: $ 147,865

EASTER SEALS OF THE BIRMINGHAM AREA (A0972069) » Visit Site
(205) 942-6277
Provides vocational rehabilitation, early intervention, individual assistance, and camping and recreation to people with disabilities in the five-county area.
2014 Allocation: $ 176,477

FAMILY CONNECTION (A0080744) » Visit Site
(205) 663-6301
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 203,087

FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER OF NORTHWEST ALABAMA (DAYBREAK)(A0031472)
(205) 387-1157
Provides emergency shelter, counseling, court advocacy, information and referral, and a 24-hour crisis line for victims of domestic violence in Walker County.
2014 Allocation: $ 150,664

FELLOWSHIP HOUSE (A0037601) » Visit Site
(205) 933-2430
Provides residential substance abuse recovery program for men and women, and residential recovery program for clients with dual disorders (psychiatric and addition)..
2014 Allocation: $ 259,006

GATEWAY (A0037145) » Visit Site
(205) 510-2600
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 1,182,306

GIRL SCOUTS OF NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA (A0972025) » Visit Site
(205) 980-4750
Building girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place.
2014 Allocation: $ 617,299

GIRLS INCORPORATED OF CENTRAL ALABAMA (A0041351) » Visit Site
(205) 595-4475
Provides after school, holiday, and summer activities in centers and through outreach programs to develop strong, smart, and bold girls.
2014 Allocation: $ 818,442

GLENWOOD AUTISM AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CENTER
(A0972120) » Visit Site
(205) 969-2880
Provides services for children, adolescents, adults and families who are affected by autism or a mental or health disorder.
2014 Allocation: $ 138,605

GREATER BIRMINGHAM HABITAT FOR HUMANITY (A0973688) » Visit Site
(205) 780-1234
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 356,504

HISPANIC INTEREST COALITION OF ALABAMA (HICA) (A1020296) » Visit Site
(205) 942-5505
To improve the lives of Latinos in Alabama through coordination with existing community resources, providing transitional services and education.
2014 Allocation: $ 118,965

IMPACT FAMILY COUNSELING (A0991188) » Visit Site
(205) 916-0123
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 84,000

*LAKESIDE HOSPICE, INC. (A0816180) » Visit Site
(800) 427-3993
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
(205) 426-1211
Provides programs and activities designed to develop the spirit, mind and body of children, teens, adults, and senior adults in west Jefferson County.
2014 Allocation: $ 93,635

*THE LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA, INC. (A0057602)
(205) 251-3516
Provides legal services to low-income children and adults (court-appointed only).

LEVITE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER (A0052843) » Visit Site
(205) 879-0411
Provides early childhood education programs, camping services, senior adult meals, activities, and wellness programs.
2014 Allocation: $ 255,739

LITERACY COUNCIL (A0058867) » Visit Site
(205) 326-1925
Provides literacy information and referral hotline for children, adult and ESOL learners and volunteer tutors; organizes community and workplace initiatives.
2014 Allocation: $ 192,500

OASIS, A WOMEN’S COUNSELING CENTER » Visit Site
(205) 933-0338
Provides affordable mental health counseling to women individually, their families, couples, play therapy and group therapy in a respectful and nurturing environment.
2014 Allocation: $ 80,992

ONEONTA NEEDY SCHOOL CHILDREN’S FUND (A0569465)
(205) 625-4106
Provides assistance for basic needs of low-income Oneonta City School students.
2014 Allocation: $ 5,000

PATHWAYS (A0014071) » Visit Site
(205) 322-6854
Provides shelter, food, clothing, and supportive services to homeless women and children.
2014 Allocation: $ 341,500

PELL CITY NEEDY SCHOOL CHILDREN’S FUND (A0671449)
(205) 884-4440
Provides funding for the unmet health needs of K-12 students enrolled in the Pell City School System.
2014 Allocation: Did not apply for 2014 funding

POSITIVE MATURITY (A0073619) » Visit Site
(205) 803-3211
Offers counseling, social, volunteer and employment opportunities for senior adults, in-home senior companions for frail elderly, and free prescription drug assistance.
2014 Allocation: $ 646,450

*RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES, OF ALABAMA
(A0972182) » Visit Site
(205) 212-7255
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
(205) 664-5930
Provides shelter, counseling, advocacy, and case management for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
2013 Allocation: $ 121,675

SALVATION ARMY—BIRMINGHAM AREA COMMAND » Visit Site
(JEFFERSON, SHELBY & ST. CLAIR COUNTIES) (A0078797)
(205) 328-2420
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 1,739,029

SALVATION ARMY—BLOUNT COUNTY (A0972019)
(205) 625-4852
Emergency food, clothing, lodging, prescription medication assistance, back to school assistance, and disaster aid to those in need.
2014 Allocation: Did not apply for 2014 funding

SALVATION ARMY—WALKER COUNTY (A0078799)
(205) 221-7737
Emergency food, clothing, financial aid, lodging, and disaster aid to those in need.
2014 Allocation: $ 96,381

SHELBY COUNTY CHILDREN'S ADVOCACY CENTER - OWENS HOUSE (A0972018) » Visit Site
(205) 682-7072
Committed to a multi-discipline approach to child abuse investigations providing services and programs to serve child victims of abuse and their families.
2014 Allocation: $ 35,000

SHELBY COUNTY NEEDY SCHOOL CHILDREN'S FUND
2014 Allocation: $ 12,125

SHELBY EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE (A0091260)
(205) 665-1942
Provides assistance in emergency situations and education for clients on how to become more self-sufficient.
2014 Allocation: $ 218,779

SICKLE CELL DISEASE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, CENTRAL ALABAMA COUNCIL (A0972058) » Visit Site
(205) 780-2355
(800) 735-0405
Provides education and testing services to the general public and counseling and extensive support services to individuals and families affected by sickle cell disease.
2014 Allocation: $ 140,000

ST. CLAIR CHILDREN’S ADVOCACY CENTER (A0827216)
(205) 338-8847
Therapeutic and legal services to child victims of sexual and physical abuse, and prevention programs.
2014 Allocation: $ 30,500

ST. CLAIR COUNTY DAY PROGRAM (A1016066)
(205) 594-2280
Offers a day treatment program with an academic component for at-risk adolescents. Provides St. Clair County Juvenile Court with an alternative to incarceration.
2014 Allocation: $ 104,299

ST. CLAIR COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES (A0819190)
(205) 812-2100
Emergency assistance (utilities, medicine, school supplies, rent) for families and assistance with needs for children in foster care.
2014 Allocation: $ 53,782

TRAVELERS AID SOCIETY OF BIRMINGHAM (A0089675)
(205) 322-5426
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.
2014 Allocation: $ 259,180

UNITED CEREBRAL PALSY OF GREATER BIRMINGHAM (A0972091) » Visit Site
(205) 944-3900
Connects people with disabilities to their communities and empowers individuals to live full and meaningful lives by providing innovative educational, vocational and therapeutic services.
2014 Allocation: $ 750,000

UNITED COMMUNITY CENTERS, INC.
(A0091151)
(205) 925-2944
Serves western-area senior citizens, day care, health screening, crime prevention, and food distribution.
2014 Allocation: $ 89,138

WALKER COUNTY NEEDY SCHOOL CHILDREN’S FUND (A0972118) » Visit Site
(205) 387-0555
Provides assistance for the unmet medical needs for students in the Walker County School System.
2014 Allocation: $ 3,000

WORKSHOPS, INC. (A0098055) » Visit Site
(205) 592-9683
Offers work adjustment, vocational training, and job placement to adults with disabilities.
2014 Allocation: $ 748,355

YMCA OF BIRMINGHAM, INC. (A0972015) » Visit Site
(205) 801-9622
Day care, summer day camps, after school care, literacy programs, and youth, adult, and senior activities.
2014 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.
2014 Allocation: $ 1,545,733


*At their request, affiliate agencies receive designations only.

 

- For a spreadsheet of the 2014 Allocations, click here