PCF Awards $221,500 in Spring Grants

Pasadena Community Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of our 2019 Education, Senior Services, and Vista Nova grants. PCF will award $196,500 to 13 Pasadena nonprofit organizations and programs working to bolster the education of PUSD students, provide critical services to seniors, and enrich the lives of people living with vision loss and blindness. This spring, PCF also awarded a $25,000 grant to Heritage Housing Partners (HHP) in support of its new Workforce Housing Initiative.

Pasadena Community Foundation 2019 Spring Grantees:

Heritage Housing Partners: $25,000

K-12 Education:
College Access Plan: $20,000.00
Partnership for Success!: $20,000.00
Pasadena Educational Foundation: $30,000.00
Reading Partners: $25,000.00
Stars: $25,000.00

Senior Support:
Armenian Relief Society of Western USA, Social Services: $10,000.00
Pacific Clinics: $10,000.00
Pasadena Meals on Wheels, Inc.: $10,000.00
Pasadena Senior Center: $10,000.00
Pasadena Village: $10,000.00

Vista Nova:
Academy of Music for the Blind: $10,000.00
Braille Institute of America, Inc.: $10,000.00
Eastside Center for the Blind: $6,500.00

Photo above: Pasadena Meals on Wheels is thriving in its new location in the First United Methodist Church on Colorado Boulevard. As they deliver meals, volunteers also bring friendly faces, stress relief, and moments of connection to disabled, aged, ill, or convalescing seniors.