CONGRATULATIONS to our 2018 Grant Recipients
Kaleidoscope Youth Center
Kaleidoscope Youth Center, to launch the Host Home Network, a community and volunteer-based response to youth homelessness which will match young adults 18-24 with urgent/emergency housing needs to trained volunteers from the community that will provide shelter, support, and mentorship, at no cost to the young person.
Dress for Success Columbus
Dress for Success Columbus, to launch its pilot program – Inclusive Dress Initiative (IDI) to provide stylish and professional workplace apparel and career resource workshops to low-income LGBTQIA+ individuals seeking employment.
Buckeye Region Anti-Violence Organization (BRAVO)
Buckeye Region Anti-Violence Organization (BRAVO), to continue the SafeZone Service Provider Training and Technical Assistance program, providing LGBTQI cultural competency training and technical assistance to service programs such as rape crisis centers, domestic violence advocacy groups, law enforcement agencies, Legal Aid programs, and other organizations serving victims throughout Ohio.
Columbus Gay Men's Chorus
Columbus Gay Men's Chorus to honor and support the chorus' "Stonewall 50" concert, recognizing 50 years of hard work, struggle and pride since the Stonewall uprising by members of the LGBT community against a police raid that took place in the early morning hours of June 28, 1969, at the Stonewall Inn in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City.