2018 CHARITIES RECOMMENDED TO RECEIVE GRANT SUPPORT
Fox Valley Christian Action is a non-profit organization. The Mission of Fox Valley Christian Action is to help the local church serve under-resourced communities around them. The mission of FVCA is to see the power of the Gospel transform lives of families living in public and subsidized housing communities throughout the Chicagoland area. Everything that Fox Valley Christian Action does takes place through two distinct initiatives: Riverwoods and Riverworks.
The Agua Viva Children's Home is a non-denominational Christian home that has helped meet the physical, spiritual and scholastic needs of hundreds of impoverished children since 1977. Its goal for these children is to rear and educate them in a loving Christian environment to be successful, Christian adults with the desire and ability to help their own people.
REST: Real Escape from the Sex Trade is an independent 501©3, Washington State Charitable Nonprofit Organization. REST was founded in November 2009 by a small team of women with experience dealing with troubled youth and sexual abuse issues, and other members of the team with backgrounds in wraparound services and case management to develop relationships with people being commercially sexually exploited (trafficked), or otherwise engaged in the sex trade or are at risk to enter. REST’s goal is simple — freedom, safety, and hope to women & girls exploited by the sex trade.
Tesoros de Dios exists to actively engage children with disabilities in Nicaragua to further their development in a spirit of love and excellence.