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2000-2001 Holiday Fund
Grant Recipients

Adolescent Counseling Services $7,500

Barrio Assistance and the Visionary School Group $5,000

Bayshore Christian Ministries $8,000

Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula $6,000

Children’s Day in East Palo Alto $3,500

Christmas in April Mid-Peninsula $3,000

Clara-Mateo Alliance $8,000

Community Breast Health Project $10,000

East Palo Alto Kids Foundation $10,000

Ecumenical Hunger program $5,000

Environmental Volunteers $3,000

Family Giving Tree $5,000

Family Service Mid-Peninsula $5,000

Family Support Center of Mid-Peninsula $10,000

Foothill College War Stories Project $5,000

Foundation for a College Education $5,000

Foundation for the Future Menlo-Atherton High School $5,000

Friends for Youth $3,000

Hidden Villa $5,500

Invest in Escondido $2,000

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital $7,500

Kara $7,500

Lytton Gardens $5,000

Mayview Community Health Center $9,000

MidPeninsula Hospice Foundation $5,000

Museum of American Heritage $5,000

OICW $5,000

Pacific Art League of Palo Alto $3,500

Pacific Islander Outreach $5,000

Palo Alto Art Center $5,000

Peninsula Interfaith Action (PIA) $5,000

Peninsula Stroke Association $2,000

Planned Parenthood Mar Monte $3,000

Raices de Mexico $3,000

Ravenswood African & Latin-Cuban Jazz Ensemble $3,000

Spanish Immersion Parent Association $5,000

St. Elizabeth Seton School $7,500

St. Vincent de Paul Society $3,000

Support Network for Battered Women $5,000

Teach for America $5,000

The Learning Center $2,398

TheatreWorks $3,000

Urban Ministry of Palo Alto $7,500

YMCA of the Mid-Peninsula $7,500

Youth Community Service (General support for the community service & leadership program) $10,000

Youth United for Community Action (YUCA) $3,000

YWCA of the Mid-Peninsula $10,000


Children’s Center of the Stanford Community $3,000

Crescent Park Community Child Care (CPCCC) $3,000

Ellen Thacher Children’s Center (ETCC) $1,450

Friends Nursery School $5,000

Heffalump Cooperative Nursery $5,000

Juana Briones Child Development Center $4,475

Neighborhood Infant/Toddler Center $2,500

Pre School Family $5,000

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