past recipients - 2003 - the mannix canby foundation seattle wa
Past Recipients - 2014
Grant Recipients for 2014 included:
  • Catholic Community Services. Seattle, WA. Youth Tutoring Program. An after-school tutoring project operating at six centers located in low and mixed income housing communities in Seattle, Washington. www.ccsww.org/site/PageServer?pagename=childrenyouth_ytp
  • Cocoon House. Everett, WA. Education and Life Skills Program. A transitional housing program that provides tutoring, case management, advocacy and life skills services for homeless and at-risk youth in Snohomish County. www.cocoonhouse.org
  • College Access Now. Seattle, WA. An in-school program that works with talented, low-income, first-generation-to-college students who are navigating the college application and financial aid process. Currently operating at six Seattle public high schools.www.collegeaccessnow.org
  • Eastside Academy. Bellevue, WA. A grant to enable Eastside Academy to purchase science materials for the lab at the new Overlake campus. www.eastsideacademy.org
  • Friends of the Children. Seattle, WA. A long-term mentoring program that pairs qualified adult counselors with selected at-risk kindergarten students from Seattle’s Central District. The mentors and students meet every week until the student graduates from high school. www.friendskc.org
  • Garden Raised Bounty. Olympia, WA. Cultivating Youth. An education, empowerment and employment program for at-risk high school students that is centered on producing, marketing and selling organic produce. This grant will support expansion of the program.www.goodgrub.org
  • Peace Community Center. Tacoma, WA. Hilltop Scholars. An after-school academic and college-readiness program serving youth in Tacoma’s Hilltop neighborhood.www.peacetacoma.org
  • Safe Futures Youth Center. Seattle, WA. Motivating Youth to Succeed in Academics. This after-school program in Southwest and Southeast Seattle offers tutoring, mentoring and individualized academic planning to at-risk elementary, middle and high school students.www.sfyc.net
  • Seattle Aquarium Society. Seattle, WA. Citizen Science program. An inquiry-based marine science education program on local beaches throughout the Puget Sound region. The program serves approximately 375 high school students and 14 teachers from 12 schools across the region.www.seattleaquarium.org/citizen-science
  • Seattle Arts & Lectures. Seattle, WA. Writers in the Schools. A K-12 writing program that features long-term classroom residencies by professional writers. The program serves more than 6,000 students in 25 Puget Sound schools.www.lectures.org
  • Seattle Education Access. Seattle, WA. College Success Program. A King County program that connects non-traditional students with the information, resources and support needed to achieve higher education.www.seattleeducationaccess.org
  • Tacoma Community House. Tacoma, WA. Read2Me program. A reading program that matches volunteer tutors with struggling 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade readers in four public elementary schools in Tacoma.www.tacomacommunityhouse.org/read2me-2/
  • Trinity Presbyterian Church. Tacoma, WA. After-school tutoring and mentoring programs for elementary, middle and high school students in Tacoma’s Hilltop neighborhood. www.tpctacoma.org
  • Zeno. Seattle, WA. An in-school math enrichment program in 30 Puget Sound area elementary schools.www.zenomath.org
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