The following proposals were approved for funding at the annual May meeting of the Allen Foundation.
Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project$30,000 - first of a 3-year grant
Boys & Girls Club of Kootenai$6,000
Brighter Bites$75,000
Catholic Charities New Hampshire$5,000
Cornell Cooperative Extension$28,647
Damiano of Duluth, Inc.$20,000
Edible Peace Patch Project$25,000
Education Global Access Program$11,800
Education Outside$20,000
Food Bank of South Jersey$20,000
GardenShare$20,000
Genesee Intermediate School District$5,000
Goodwill Industries of Northern Michigan$90,000
Greater Lansing Food Bank$20,000
Grow Benzie$26,400
Hunger Free Vermont$10,000
Interlochen Center for the Arts$75,000
Izi Azi Foundation$5,000
Kansas City Community Gardens$25,000
Kingman Elementary$2,000
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer$10,000
Michigan Crossroads Council$15,000
Michigan Health Improvement Alliance$52,250 - first of a 2-year grant
Michigan Restaurant Association$47,000
Michigan State University - MSU Extension$105,510
Midland Camping Council Camp$20,000
New York Institute of Technology$28,768 - first of a 2-year grant
Open Hand Atlanta$25,626
Outreach for World Hope$13,950
Paris Diderot University$30,000 - first of a 2-year grant
Project Peanut Butter$24,800
Regents of the University of Minnesota$52,420 first of a 2-year grant
Regents of the University of Minnesota$99,924
Second Harvest Heartland$5,000
Skiff Medical Center$12,000
Sprouts Cooking Club$7,240
The Belvidere/Boone County Food Bank$2,500
The Food Bank of Central Louisiana$20,000
The Nutrition Center$30,085
The University of Texas Health Science Center$81,066
Tufts University$110,829 - first of a 2-year grant
University of North Carolina, Greensboro$37,969 - first of a 2-year grant
University of San Diego$34,500
West Midland Family Center$41,116
YMCA Hayo-Went-Ha Camps$40,000 - first of a 3-year grant