2007 Annual Report
Initiatives
Ben Weingart
The Year in Review
Initiatives
Grant Awards
Financial Highlights

URBAN PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICTS
University of Southern California
Support for Urban Public Schools Initiative convening and evaluation
$340,406

Desert Sands Unified School District
Support for a three year, district-wide project to integrate technology into daily instruction and operations
$1,084,325

Inglewood Unified School District
Support for a three year project to build capacity and improve instructional proficiency in mathematics
$750,000

Lennox School District
Support to design, pilot and implement a district-wide supplemental intervention program focused on English language learners
$1,074,500

Pomona Unified School District
Support for a three year project to develop, implement, refine and expand a principal accountability system
$850,000

Urban Public Schools total: 5 grants made for a total of $4,099,231


DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
Arc of Southeast L.A. County
Support for a multi-year organizational capacity building project
$521,720

Home Ownership Made Easy
Support for a multi-year organizational capacity building project
$400,000

Ride One
Support for a multi-year organizational capacity building project
$310,000

San Fernando Valley Association for the Retarded
Support for a multi-year organizational capacity building project
$163,650

Special Olympics - Southern CA
Support for a multi-year organizational capacity building project
$500,000

Villa Esperanza
Support for a multi-year organizational capacity building project
$830,000

Association for Retarded Citizens Ventura County
Support for a multi-year organizational capacity building project
$400,000

Pediatric Therapy Network
Support for a multi-year organizational capacity building project
$75,000

Project Independence
Support for a multi-year organizational capacity building project
$120,000

Developmental Disabilities total: 9 grants made for a total of $3,320,370


SKID ROW HOMELESS HEALTHCARE INITIATIVE
Weingart Center Association
For health needs of homeless and low income people living in the greater downtown Los Angeles area
$26,000

University of Southern California
Support of the homeless health care study conducted by Dr. Michael Cousineau
$38,000

Community Clinic Assc. of L.A. County
To identify and work with a collaborative group of service providers to systematically expand and improve the delivery of health services in the Skid Row area of Central Los Angeles
$899,790

University of Southern California
Skid Row Homeless Health Care Initiative program evaluation
$38,160

Community Clinic Assc. of L.A. County
For three projects related to the Skid Row Homeless Health Care Initiative
$1,700,000

Midnight Mission
For a Preventive Health Project
$279,000

JWCH Medical Clinic
For a Hospitalist (rotating physician) project
$430,000

JWCH Medical Clinic
For a Recuperative Care project
$1,160,210

Community Clinic Assc. of L.A. County
For the Chronic Disease Management program
$19,024

University of Southern California
Support of dental services for children and adults in Skid Row
$250,000

Los Angeles Mission Community Clinic
Support for the Clinical Case Management Project
$750,000

Eisner Pediatric & Family Medical Ctr
Support for expansion of dental service in Skid Row
$76,000

Downtown Women's Center, L.A.
Support for staff training and development
$250,000

Community Clinic Assc. of L.A. County
Support for Skid Row Homeless Health Care Initiative Resource & Promotion
$32,000

Community Clinic Assc. of L.A. County
Support second year activity of the VOA Benefits Assistance project and the JWCH transportation project
$156,430

Community Partners
Support L.A. Health Action study
$35,000

Midnight Mission
Support for the Preventative Health Services project
$70,000

JWCH Medical Clinic
Support for the expanded NETVan transportation program
$60,000

Weingart Center Association
Support for preconstruction expenses of Leavey Center development
$291,500

Community Clinic Assc. of L.A. County
Continuation grant for management of Skid Row Homeless Health Care Inititative
$205,020

Skid Row Homeless Healthcare Initiative total: 20 grants made for a total of $5,236,134


GANG PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION INITIATIVE
All Peoples Christian Center
Support to implement a gang prevention program entitled the "Exodus Urban Academy"
$300,000

Boys & Girls Club, Tustin
Support toward the expansion of a collaborative gang prevention/intervention program entitled "Right Trak"
$358,680

Community Partners
Support of Girls & Gangs program to strengthen and expand mentoring program for girls leaving criminal detention
$200,000

Homeboy Industries
Support to strengthen and build the capacity of core rehabilitation programs for formerly "gang-involved" clients
$300,000

Homies Unidos
Support to strengthen and build the capacity of a rehabilitation program (Epiphany Project) for "gang affected" youths in Pico Union area
$296,710

Boys & Girls Club, Pacific Region
Toward the implementation of gang prevention programs at four local clubs
$570,000

Community Build
Toward the implementation of "Youth Options" gang prevention/intervention project in South Central Los Angeles
$335,000

Youth Alive
To support gang violence intervention program in South Central Los Angeles
$400,000

California State University, Los Angeles
To establish a gang prevention/intervention program
$410,000

Boys & Girls Club, Tustin
Support for the Right Trak II Female Gang Prevention ReEntry program
$567,180

Taller San Jose
Support for Gan Prevention/Intervention Initiative
$750,000

Los Angeles Police Foundation
Support for Cops on Bikes and the Juvenile Impact Program
$450,000

Gang Prevention and Intervention total: 12 grants made for a total of $4,937,570