Congratulations to our 2017 grant recipients who are improving the lives of women and girls in Monroe and the surrounding counties, and thank you to all who sponsored, attended and supported our Annual Grant Awards Luncheon held on November 8!

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester – Beyond School Walls – $5,000

Borinquen Dance Theatre, Inc. – Self Development & Dance Program – $2,000 

Cameron Community Ministries – Respect & Responsibility (R&R) For Girls – $2,000 

Catholic Charities of Wayne County – College Bound Program – $8,000 

Center For Youth Services, Inc. – Chrysalis House – $10,000 

Community Action of Orleans & Genesee, Inc. – Work Experience/Job Skills – $10,000 

Dress For Success Rochester – Steps to Success Career Development and Training Program – $10,000 

Judicial Process Commission – New Journey Program – $10,000 

Sisters Together Achieving Results, Inc. – STAR, Inc. – $5,000 

Spiritus Christi Prison Outreach – Jennifer House – $5,800 

Urban League of Rochester – The Minority and Women Business Development Entrepreneurial Assistance Program – $10,000 

Volunteers of America of Western New York, Inc. – Step by Step – $8,000

Young Women’s College Prep Foundation, Inc. – YWCP Works – $4,200

2017 GIRLS’ GRANT MAKING RECIPIENTS

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester – Beyond School Walls – $2,000 

Cameron Community Ministries – Respect & Responsibility (R&R) For Girls – $1,000 

Catholic Charities of Wayne County – College Bound Program – $7,000