Grants

Recent grants:

2022

OrganizationAmountPurpose
Barclay Friends$10,000Bus for off-campus trips
Friends House Retirement Community$38,777Montessori Lifestyle Silver Certification
Friends Services Alliance$35,000Leadership Institute & Internships
The Hickman$41,800Montessori Lifestyle Gold Certification
Jewish Family & Children's Services Phila.$20,000Hoarding Support Program
Lutheran Social Ministries of NJ$7300Gardens + Outdoor social space-Pennsauken senior housing
Meals on Wheels Mercer Co.$51,000fresh produce for seniors
New England Yearly Meeting$6707ARCH program
Rise$20,000AFUN fresh produce for seniors
Ujima Friends Peace Center$37,685With These Hands intergenerational sewing
Vonzella's Crown$4000Intergenerational art
Witness to Innocence$40,600Peer specialist support for exonerees
New York Yearly Meeting$64,000ARCH program-spiritual companionship
American Friends Service Committee$30,000immigrant rights social worker
ARTZ Philadelphia$15,000art for dementia
Trinitas Health Foundation$18,000Community Health Worker-Readmission Reduction
Center in the Park$30,000Home care program
Baltimore Yearly Meeting$10,000book: Tender Time: Quaker Voices at End of Life
Bright Side Manor $30,000PALS assisted living in senior housing
Jewish Family Services Atlantic Co$30,000Senior homeless prevention
Interfaith Caregivers of Mercer Co.$10,000volunteer visitors
SOWN$10,000telephone support/social groups
Friends Home in Kennett$10,000staff training
Jewish Community Housing$30,000supportive senior housing

2021

OrganizationAmountPurpose
Friends Services Alliance$2000Symposium speaker
Friends House Retirement Community$35,000Montessori Lifestyle Program
Kendal at Home$35,000Virtual & In-person programming
Jewish Family & Children's Services Greater Philadelphia$30,000Hoarding support groups
Ujima Friends Peace Center$37,000With These Hands
Quaker Voluntary Service$18,000Fellowship in Aging Services
ARTZ Philadelphia$5000Mural
Witness to Innocence$35,000Peer Specialist-Seniors
National Church Residences$20,000Pastoral Care in Senior Housing
Barclay Friends$25,000Horticulture for residents, staff, neighbors
Black Doctors Consortium$10,000Covid-19 Vaccination and Education
Rise Hightstown$20,000Senior nutrition
Lutheran Social Ministries NJ$4450Mt Olive gardens
Pendle Hill$20,000Virtual programming
Woolman Hill$30,000Accessibility
Mercy LIFE West Philadelphia$22,825GrandPad pilot
New York Yearly Meeting$64,000ARCH pastoral care visitors and workshops
American Friends Service Committee$50,000Immigrant Rights social worker
ARTZPhiladelphia$25,000Arts in the Neighborhood
Trinitas Health$28,000Community Health Worker in Readmission Reduction program
Center in the Park$11,000Rainbow Connections-LGBTQ inclusion
Montgomery SAAC$20,000Virtual caregiver support groups in diverse communities
Friends Home & Village$15,000Senior Planet technology classes -Bucks Co.
Kindersmile Fdn$50,000Smiles for Seniors
Senior Community Services$15,000Caregiver support groups in diverse communities Del. Co.
Youth Service Opportunities Program$30,000CONNEX Intergenerational service
Philip Jaisohn Fdn$15,000Comprehensive Care Service model for Asian American seniors

2020 Innovation Mini Grants

OrganizationAmountPurpose
ARTZPhiladelphia$1000ARTZ in the Hallway
Broadmead$1000Staff support group
Chandler Hall$1000Virtual Visits-Life Enrichment
Friends House Retirement Community$1000Magic Carts
The Hickman$1000Virtual Reality System
JFCS Philadelphia$1000Equipment for virtual hoarding support groups
Kendal-Crosslands$1000Staff appreciation/virtual cocktail hour
Kendal at Home$1000Weekly coffee hours
Lathrop $1000Virtual Country Store
Medford Leas$1000Birthday Cakes
Trinitas-Brother Bonaventure$1000Tablets for virtual visits

2020

OrganizationAmountPurpose
Barclay Friends$25,000Horticulture program
Chandler Hall$5000Emergency Heros Fund
Friends Home & Village$10,000Technology to connect 2 campuses
Friends Home Kennett$20,000Performance Arts with residents with dementia
Friends House Retirement Community$30,000Garden accessibility & programs
Friends House Retirement Community$2500Emergency technology for family communication
Friends Services Alliance$30,000Education & Training Materials on Quaker Communities
Jewish Family & Children's Services Phila. $30,000Hoarding support programs
National Church Residences$30,000Expansion of pastoral care program to PA
Ralston My Way$40,000Workforce Development
The Hickman$5000Emergency personal protective equipment
Trinitas Health$10,000Emergency protective equipment
Witness to Innocence$25,000Social services for aging exonorees
Trinitas Health$43,000Community Health Workers in Readmission Reduction program
New York Yearly Meeting$64,000ARCH pastoral care visitors and workshops
American Friends Service Committee$50,000Social worker in immigrant rights program
ARTZPhiladelphia$30,000Arts in the Neighborhood
Center in the Park$11,300Rainbow Connections-LGBTQ inclusion
Montco SAAC$5000Arts for people with dementia
Chandler Hall$3000Sensory stimulation for hospice and LTC

2019

OrganizationAmountPurpose
Pendle Hill$2100Sound system in Barn
Friends Home Kennett$20,000Performance arts with residents with dementia
Ralston My Way$50,000Add care coordination, expand service area for aging in place
Friends Services Alliance$7615Dementia Symposium
Trinitas Health Foundation$34,000Closing the medication gap
Jewish Family & Children's Services Phila.$30,000Hoarding Support Program
Friends General Conference$15,000Spiritual deepening e-retreat on aging
Friends Home & Village$40,000Feasibility study for new housing model
Quaker Voluntary Service $22,000Support 2 fellowship placements in aging services
Friends Southwest Burial Ground$20,000ADA accessible path and parking
New York Yearly Meeting ARCH$64,000Pastoral care volunteers for seniors
American Friends Service Committee$50,000Social work services for immigrant seniors
Friends Services Alliance$33,000Leadership Institute & internships
Quaker Senior Living Consortium$30,000Study of loneliness and isolation year 2
Jaisohn Foundation$30,000Service integration through LCSW
ARTZ Philadelphia$25,000Community-based dementia care arts program
Friendsview Retirement Community $61,000ESL Mentor for increasing stable workforce
Friends in the City$5000Written description of model

2018

Organization
Amount
Purpose
New York Yearly Meeting-ARCH
$64,000
Volunteer pastoral care of aging adults and people with disabilities in NYYM-NY, NJ, CT
Friends Services for the Aging
$35,000
Develop capable staff through Leadership Institute and Student Internships- US
Friends House Retirement Community
$40,000
Aging Well With Friends, transportation and support - MD
American Friends Service Committee
$50,000
Social service support for immigrant elders - NJ
Quaker Living Consortium
$30,000
Study isolation and loneliness in senior living, test interventions - PA, NJ
Philip Jaisohn Foundation (Health services )
$15,000
Develop Care Navigator services for Korean seniors-PA

2017

Organization
Amount
Purpose
New York Yearly Meeting-ARCH
$69,000
Volunteer pastoral care of aging adults and people with disabilities in NYYM-NY, NJ, CT
Friends Services for the Aging
$35,000
Develop capable staff through Leadership Institute and Student Internships- US
Ralston My Way
$50,000
Affordable access to services for seniors to age in their homes - PA
Friends House in Kennett
$19,000
Programs for residents with dementia -PA
Act Now Foundation
$25,000
Expand bilingual community education on Alzheimer’s and Aging in Place - NJ
American Friends Service Committee
$48,300
Social service support for immigrant elders - NJ
Trinitas Health Foundation
$35,000
Extend Patient Safe & Sound program to aid frail elderly patients transition back to community
Friends Rehabilitation Project
$37,325
Low income seniors and youth produce food through gardening PA
Friends LifeCare-Caring Friends
$10,500
Dementia training for caregivers PA-NJ
Ujima Friends Peace Center
$29,300
Intergenerational learning- PA
Concord Quarterly Meeting
$6993
ARCH visitor training -PA
Friends Center City- FitC
$25,000
Improvements for social programs PA
Barclay Friends
$5000
Emergency funds after fire – PA
Jewish Family & Children’s Services
$30,000
Hoarding Program - PA
Stand Up For Salem
$35,000
Senior Community Garden Project-NJ
Friends General Conference
$49,700
Spiritual Deepening e-Retreats
Friends Mindfulness Collaborative
$33,600
Mindfulness for chronic pain management -PA
Community Education Center
$40,200
Film on Medford Leas residents -NJ