2011 Grant Recipients

Community Grants Award 2011A Safe Place

To fund immediate basic client needs

Alzheimers Services of Cape Cod & the Islands

To fund Arts & Conversation Project and CARES Programs

Big Brothers Big Sisters on Nantucket

For operational support

Friends of Nantucket Public Schools

To fund Rachel’s Challenge – an anti-bullying enrichment program

Housing Nantucket

To fund a Homebuyer Education Class

Inky Santa’s Toy Drive

To purchase toys for children during the Holidays

Nantucket AIDS Network

To support & enhance PPAA program with A Safe Place and Family Planning

Nantucket Athenuem – Literacy Volunteers

To fund an Administrative Coordinator For the Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum

Nantucket Boys and Girls Club

To support the Art Room Renovation Project

Nantucket Center for Elder Affairs

To fund Elder Expo 2012

Nantucket Community Music Center

To fund Boston Symphony trip For children and off-island travel For violin lessons

Nantucket Community School

To fund the Rebecca Sayer Musical Program at the Elementary School

Nantucket Cottage Hospital

To fund the production of Medication Cards

Nantucket Emergency Food Pantry

For operational support

Nantucket Family Planing

To fund comprehensive gynecological & breast exams For un/underinsured women

Nantucket Historical Association

To fund the Diversity Festival 2012

Nantucket Lighthouse School

To fund a Middle School Theatre Program

Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association

To bring Mitchell House To NES 3rd graders

Nantucket Rental Assistance

For operational support

Nantucket Sports Therapeutic Accessible Recreation (S.T.A.R.)

To fund a Sensory Art Class and Saturday Respite programs

Nantucket Visiting Nurses Association

To fund specialize training For wound and ostomy care

Seapony Farm

To fund equine assisted activities – “Playdates at the Barn”

Small Friends on Nantucket

To fund an in-house food program

Strong Wings

To support a teen and adolescent program with Family and Children’s Services

Sustainable Nantucket

To fund a Program Coordinator for the Farm to School Program

Theatre Workshop of Nantucket

To fund the production cost of Oliver, spring 2012