Grants Awarded in 2018

Organization Purpose Grant Amount
Beat the Street Community Center, Inc. Beat the Street Communtity Center Career Development Program 20,000.00
Boys and Girls Club of Meriden "Food For Thought" Dinner Hour and Character Building Program 20,000.00
Brian David Ash Memorial Fund Brian David Ash Memorial Fund 5,000.00
Coalition on Housing and Homelessness Avoiding Eviction through the Safety Net Fund 5,000.00
Connecticut Legal Services, Inc. Legal Services Support Project 10,000.00
Girls Incorporated of Meriden Girls Inc. On The Move Program 20,000.00
Gus Robotics Team, Inc. 2018-19 Team 228 funding 10,000.00
In A Heartbeat, Inc. In A Heartbeat AED Donation Program 2,000.00
Kuhn Employment Opportunities, Inc. Lawn Services Equipment 3,000.00
Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven Literacy Volunteers Programs for Meriden Adults 12,500.00
Making Meriden Business Center/MEDCO/YuleFest Committee Meriden YuleFest 2019 on Colony St 6,000.00
Meriden Farmers Market 2019 Doubling Dollars Program 8,500.00
Meriden Soup Kitchen Meriden Soup Kitchen 15,000.00
MIDDLESEX COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOUNDATION Student Achievement Support for the Middlesex Community College (MxCC) Meriden Academic Success Center 4,100.00
MidState Arc, Inc. (Formally Arc of Meriden Wallin Respite Program for people with developmental disabilities 5,000.00
New Opportunities, Inc. New Opportunities of Greater Meriden Heating Fuel Assistance program 10,000.00
New Opportunities, Inc. New Opportunities of Greater Meriden Pantry 10,000.00
Planned Parenthood of Southern New England Meriden Fund for Access 10,000.00
Reach Out and Read Early Literacy Initiative for Disadvantaged Children in Meriden Amount Being Requested in Grant 5,000.00