Programs: Grants for the purposes of town beautification, preservation of natural & historical resources, suport of cultural activities. Seven organizations received ggrants for theses purposes.
guilford high school for academic and soccer awards; scholarships for business training, vocational arts, governmental & public policy; support for youth education in environmental appreciation, grant-making sills, and development in general. Nine scholarhips were awarded to students. Seven school and student support programs received grants this year.
to support social services and the interests of women & families, of children in need, the visiting nurse association, guilford free library, and family housing assistance. Ten organizations received funding for these kinds of activities and programs this year.
these expenditures represent the cost of efforts to increase the guilford foundation's visibility through its website, to network with executive directors of other foundations, and to increase public awareness of the history and programs of the guilford foundation in the community. These costs are not directly allocable to specific programs as are others.
The continued support of the Guilford Foundation is critical to the success of Junior Achievement programs in the shoreline region. Thanks to the foundation, JA is able to serve more than 600 children in Guilford with our financial literacy, workforce readiness and entrepreneurship programs. Thanks to their support, these young people are better-prepared for future success. Thank you Guilford Foundation for your dedication to youth programming and for your unwavering commitment to Junior Achievement.
Everyone at the Guilford Foundation was so wonderful throughout the entire grant process. Their support is helping to fund a very important program for people on the autism spectrum. They really worked with us to understand our program and how it benefits the Guilford community.
We are a small non profit peer-driven addicitons recovery support service that sometimes faces difficulty communicating our mission to funders. The unique difference of the Guilford Foundation was there willingness to help us meet thier creteria, and their very sincere effort to understand what we do and why it is important to the community they serve.