ROBLEE FOUNDATION PAST GIVING


Below are the Roblee Foundation's grants from 2015, in alphabetical order. 

Organization, Location   Project   Grant
100 Black Men of Alton
Alton, IL
  21st Century Excellence Scholarship Program   $2,500
         
Board for Inner City Missions of the United Church of Christ
in Metropolitan St. Louis - Neighborhood Houses
St. Louis, MO
  Girls' Night Out Program for parenting teens   $6,000
         
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metrowest
Marlborough, MA          
  S.T.E.M. Girls Only program   $5,000
         
Camillus House
Miami, FL
  Emotional, Social and Health Enhancement Program (ESHE) for chronically homeless women   $7,500
         
Center for Survivors of Torture And War Trauma
St. Louis, MO
  Open Door Refugee Program providing mentors serving children suffering from the trauma of war and torture   $15,500
         
Connections to Success
St. Charles, MO
  4 weeks of Personal and Professional Development Classes   $3,000
         
Crime Victim Advocacy Center - CATE:
The Coalition Against Trafficking & Exploitation
St. Louis, MO
  "I Am: Empowerment Project", a trafficking prevention collaboration between Youth In Need, Hoyleton Youth and Family Services of East St. Louis and CATE: The Coalition Against Trafficking & Exploitation   $30,000
         
Diversity Awareness Partnership
St. Louis, MO
  Listen.Talk.Learn. community facilitation training   $10,000
         
Eastern North Carolina Stop Human Trafficking Now
Farmville, NC
  Prevention Outreach and Training programs   $15,000
         
Florida Foster Care Review
Miami, FL
  Permanency Roundtable Program   $15,000
         
Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri
St. Louis, MO
  Girl Scouts Beyond Bars Program   $15,000
         
Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois
Glen Carbon, IL
  In-school Scouting Program in East St. Louis, Illinois   $12,000
         
Girls Inc. of St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  After the Bell project providing out-of-school time programs   $13,680
         
Grace Hill Settlement House
St. Louis, MO
  Family Support Program at Clay Elementary School   $14,000
         
Greater East St. Louis Community Fund
East St. Louis, IL
  East St. Louis Youth Project   $20,000
         
Greater Miami Service Corps
Miami, FL
  operating expenses for employment/education program for at-risk youth   $12,000
         
HOME WORKS! The Teacher Home Visit Program
St. Louis, MO
  expenses associated with teacher home visits, family dinners, transportation, academic materials and external evaluation   $12,500
         
Hoyleton Youth and Family Services
Hoyleton, IL
  Network of Voices Against Trafficking and Exploitation   $10,223
         
KIPP St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  School Social Workers   $8,500
         
Kristi House
Miami, FL
  Project GOLD Client Support for girls who are victims or are at risk of trafficking   $20,000
         
Ladies Empowerment and Action Program (LEAP)
Miami, FL  
  Women's Entrepreneurial Program for incarcerated women preparing for release, and post-release support services   $10,000
         
Missouri Budget Project
St. Louis, MO
  operating expenses   $10,000
         
NARALPro-Chice Missouri Foundation
St. Louis, MO
  Clinic Escort Program   $15,000
         
National Council of Jewish Women - St. Louis Section
St. Louis, MO                     
  NCJW Trafficking Conference   $1,000
         
National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse
St. Louis, MO
  Youth Leadership Programs   $10,000
         
Parents as Teachers National Center
St. Louis, MO
  Parents as Teachers program in Normandy School District   $10,000
         
Planned Parenthood of the
St. Louis Region and Southwest Missouri
St. Louis, MO
  operating expenses   $25,000
         
Power U Center for Social Change
Miami, FL
  toward the salary of one full-time youth organizer for the Restorative Justice in Schools and Community program   $5,000
         
Pridelines Youth Services
Miami, FL
  Pridelines Drop-in Center operations and programs   $15,000
         
Provident, Inc.
St. Louis, MO
  Hope After Intensive Case Management   $5,000
         
Ready Readers
St. Louis, MO 
  operating expenses for pre-K literacy program   $6,000
         
Safe Connections
St. Louis, MO
  Prevention Education   $15,000
         
Safe Schools South Florida
Maggie Valley, NC 
  Healthy Students/Healthy Schools Suicide Prevention Initiative   $15,000
         
SouthSide Early Childhood Center
St. Louis, MO
  operating funds   $10,000
         
St. Louis ArtWorks
St. Louis, MO
  Capital expenses associated with move to a different facility   $10,000
         
St. Louis Public Schools Foundation
St. Louis, MO
  New Leaders Induction Institutute   $15,000
         
Teen Pregnancy Prevention Partnership
St. Louis, MO
  Medically Accurate Sexual Health Education in St. Louis Public Schools   $15,000
         
The Covering House
St. Louis, MO 63104
  Reducing the Risk of Child Trafficking pilot prevention program   $20,000
         
The Education Fund
Miami, FL  33014 
  "Plant a Thousand Gardens" Collaborative Nutrition Initiative   $10,000
         
The Sundari Foundation, Inc. - Lotus House
Miami, FL 
  partial salary and benefits for a family counselor position for the Women's Shelter Parenting Program   $12,500
         
The Women's Fund Miami Dade, Inc
Miami, FL
  "Stop Sex Trafficking Miami and Stop the Sale of Our Children for Sex" program   $20,000
         
The Women's Safe House
St. Louis, MO
  client transportation and utilities   $5,000
         
University of Missouri - St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  Human Trafficking in Missouri: Perspectives from Law Enforcement and Service Providers study   $15,000
         
Vision For Children at Risk
St. Louis, MO 
  St. Louis Regional Early Childhood Council   $7,000
         
Voices for Children
St. Louis, MO
  operating expenses with a focus on personnel   $15,000
         
Warren County Council Against Domestic Violence  -
Turning Point
Warrenton, MO
  Economic Empowerment Program   $7,000
         
Washington University - The Spot
St. Louis, MO
  the SPOT for partial salary of a substance abuse counselor   $15,000
         
Washington University -
George Warren Brown School of Social Work
St. Louis, MO
  Practicum stipends and dissertation support for MSW and PhD students in human trafficking; stipend support for the Brown School's Coordinator of Anti-Human Trafficking Initiative; Anti-Human Trafficking Professional Development Workshops   $28,400
         
Webster Child Care Center at Laclede Grove
St. Louis, MO
  Early Care and Education for Children in Foster Care   $10,000
         
Women's Emergency Network
Miami, FL
  subsidies for indigent women and girls   $15,000
         
Women's Foundation of Greater St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  capacity building   $15,000
         
Youth In Need
St. Charles, MO
  Youth Trafficking Initiative for salary and training expenses   $20,000
         
YWCA Metro St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  Program Manager and Program Specialist staff of the Phyllis Wheatley Transitional Housing Program   $10,000

 

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Below are the Roblee Foundation's grants from 2014, in alphabetical order.  

Organization, Location   Project   Grant
Aim High St. Louis
St. Louis, MO 
  general operating expenses   $10,000
         
ALIVE, Inc
St. Louis, MO 
  Nights of Safety Program   $10,000
         
Arts for Learning/Miami Inc.
Miami, FL
   "Baby ArtsPlay" component of "Our Babies Can Learn Through the Arts" inititiative   $12,000
         
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metrowest
Marlborough, MA
  S.T.E.M. Girls Only program   $10,000
         
CHARLEE of Dade County,Inc
Miami, FL
  the Healthy Teens Program   $10,000
         
Chautauqua Institution
Chautauqua, NY
  Abrahamic Program for Young Adults   $23,000
         
Christian Activity Center, Inc.
East St. Louis, MO
  civil engineering services required to develop safe green space under the Peace Plan   $30,000
         
Cornerstone Center for Early Learning
St. Louis, MO 
  implementing the Preschool Creative Curriculum   $10,000
         
Crime Victim Advocacy Center
St. Louis, MO
  the Coalition Against Trafficking and Exploitation (CATE)   $15,000
         
Dorje Kyung Dzong
Shambhala Retreat Center Gardner, CO
  DKD Potable Water Piping Replacement   $5,000
         
Eastern North Carolina Stop Human
Trafficking Now
Farmville, NC
  Preventing Exploitation and Coercion through Education   $10,000
         
Foster and Adoptive Care Coalition
St. Louis, MO
  adoption/permanency programs   $15,000
         
Foster Care Review, Inc
Miami, FL 
  Permanency Roundtable Program   $10,000
         
Gateway Greening, Inc.
St. Louis, MO 
  Cultivating Common Ground for All for Neighborhood Transformation   $7,500
         
Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri
St. Louis, MO
  Girl Scouts Beyond Bars Program   $15,000
         
Grace Hill Settlement House
St. Louis, MO
  Family Support Program at Clay Elementary School   $10,000
         
Greater St. Louis Community Foundation
St. Louis, MO 
  StL Youth Jobs   $10,000
         
HOME WORKS! The Teacher Home
Visit Program
St. Louis, MO 
  The teacher home visit program for at-risk students   $12,500
         
Hoyleton Youth and Family Services
St. Louis, MO
  Rescue and Restore Coalition of Southwestern Illinois   $7,519
         
Interfaith Action of Southwest Florida
Immokallee, FL 
  Faith for Fair Food program prividing education regarding sub-poverty wages and working conditions of farmworkers   $5,000
         
John Burroughs School
St. Louis, MO
  the Campaign for Burroughs   $4,100
         
Ladies Empowerment and Action Program (LEAP)
Miami, FL
  Women's Entrepreneurial Program   $10,000
         
League of Women Voters Information Service
St. Louis, MO 
  Your Vote is Your Voice: Speak Up   $9,950
         
Lydia's House
St. Louis, MO
  to support chaplain services   $5,000
         
Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services
Miami, FL
  Preparing Adolescent Youth for Young Adulthood Program   $24,259
         
Mindful Kids Miami
Miami, FL
  Inner-City Schools Initiative   $15,000
         
Missouri Association for Social Welfare
Jefferson City, MO
  capacity building and equipment   $18,225
         
Missouri Budget Project
St. Louis, MO 63103
  operating expenses for state budget analysis and awareness   $10,000
         
NARAL Pro-Chice Missouri
St. Louis, MO
  Missouri Clinic Escort Program   $15,000
         
Nonprofit Services Center
St. Louis, MO
  operating expenses   $15,000
         
Operation Food Search
St. Louis, MO
  Cooking Matters for Parents program   $5,000
         
People Acting for Community Together
Miami, FL
  operating expenses   $15,000
         
Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region
and Southwest Missouri
St. Louis, MO
  operating expenses   $25,000
         
Pridelines Youth Services
Miami, FL 
  operating expenses   $12,000
         
Ready Readers
St. Louis, MO 
  operating expenses   $5,100
         
REAL Crisis Intervention
Greenville, NC
  operating expenses   $10,000
         
Redevelopment Opportunities For Women, Inc.
St. Louis, MO
  capacity building   $5,000
         
Rising Minds
Newbury Point, MA
  confronting basic social problems such as lack of access to education, nutrition and employment for indigeneous people surrounding Lake Atitlan in Guatemala   $5,000
         
Safe Connections
St. Louis, MO
  Prevention Education   $10,000
         
Safe Schools South Florida
Fort Lauderdale, FL 
  continuation and expansion in Miami-Dade County   $10,000
         
Shalom House
St. Louis, MO 
  emergency shelter program expenses   $5,000
         
SouthSide Early Childhood Center
St. Louis, MO
  scholarships for low-income children   $7,500
         
St. Louis ArtWorks
St. Louis, MO
  "Why Should I Care? Illustrated Haiku Chap Book and Animated Video"   $10,000
         
Sundari Foundation, Inc.
Maimi, FL 
  Counselor/Resource Coordinator Position for youth program   $12,500
         
Switchboard of Miami
Miami, FL 
  LGBTQ HELPline, Suicide Awareness & Counseling Project   $12,000
         
The Covering House
St. Louis, MO
  long-term shelter and services for girls who have been victims of sex trafficking   $15,000
         
The Education Fund
Miami, FL 
  "Plant a Thousand Gardens" Collaborative Nutrition Initiative   $5,000
         
The Farmworker Association of Florida, Inc.
Apopka, FL
  community organizing and education work in Homestead, Florida   $10,000
         
The Miami Foundation/Good
Government Initiative
Miami, FL 
  Good Government Initiative operating expenses   $12,000
         
The Sakyong Foundation
Boulder, CO
  organizations and projects whose activities exemplify the vision of Shambhala   $1,450
         
Vision For Children at Risk
St. Louis, MO
  St. Louis Regional Early Childhood Council   $7,000
         
Voices for Children
St. Louis, MO
  Optima management information system   $15,000
         
Warren County Council Against
Domestic Violence
Warrenton, MO
  Turning Point shelter program expenses   $10,000
         
Washington University in St. Louis, 
George Warren Brown School of Social Work
St. Louis, MO
  stipends for practicum students; Human Trafficking Lecture, Policy and Documentary Film series; Human Trafficking Action Fund.   $25,000
         
Women's Emergency Network
Miami, FL
  subsidies for indigent and low-income women and girls   $15,000
         
Women's Foundation of Greater St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  Capacity Building for Women and Girls   $11,000
         
Youth In Need
St. Charles, MO
  Youth Trafficking Initiative   $20,000
         
Youth Learning Center
St. Louis, MO
  Resources for Learning out-of-school time program   $10,000
         
YWCA Metro St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  Transitional Housing Program   $10,000

 

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Below are the Roblee Foundation's grants from 2013, in alphabetical order. 

Organization, Location   Project   Grant
ACLU Foundation
New York, NY                                   
  public education programs   $5,000
         
Aim High St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  To support participation of promising, at-risk middle school students in a four year, academic summer and monthly school-year program   $5,000
         
Americans for Immigrant Justice
Miami, FL   
  Free legal representation for survivors of human trafficking, and whenever possible, the reunification of their family members   $15,000
         
Arts for Learning/Miami
Miami, FL                                    
  The Arts in Early Learning program training pre-school teachers to integrate arts and community cultural resources into teaching practices   $10,000
         
Camillus House, Inc.
Miami, FL
  Emotional, Social and Health Enhancement Program food service and program supplies   $15,000
         
Care and Counseling, Inc.
St. Louis, MO
  Building Better Families program   $6,250
         
Catalyst Miami
Miami, FL
  From the Classroom to the Capital Program   $15,000
         
Center for Hearing & Speech
St. Louis, MO
  purchase of a new Immitence Bridge for pediatric audiology to serve low-income children   $3,250
         
CHADS Coalition for Mental Health
St. Louis, MO
  CHADS Olweus Bullying Prevention Program   $15,000
         
Children's Campaign
Tallahassee, FL
  operating expenses   $2,000
         
Coconut Grove Cares, Inc.
Miami, FL
  Rent for storage, building repair and program supplies   $15,000
         
Crime Victim Advocacy Center
St. Louis, MO
  Court Order of Protection Assistance Project   $5,000
         
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
St. Louis, MO
  Grow Means Grow   $5,000
         
Education Fund
North Miami, FL
  "Plant a Thousand Gardens" Collaborative Nutrition Initiative in elementary schools   $15,000
         
Episcopal City Mission
St. Louis, MO
  chaplaincy program in the City of St. Louis and St. Louis County Juvenile Detention Centers, and Lakeside Treatment Center   $10,000
         
Epworth Children & Family Services
St. Louis, MO                                         
  the Aging Out Initiative for children transitioning out of foster care   $17,000
         
Equality Florida Institute
St. Petersburg, FL
  a portion of Miami-Dade GSA Network Coordinator Salary, and other expenses for Miami-Dade GSA Institute and event participants   $14,500
         
Farmworker Association of Florida, Inc.
Apopka, FL
  Community organizing and education work in Homestead, FL   $15,000
         
Florida Association of Nonprofit Organizations
Miami Lakes, FL
  General operating expenses   $2,600
         
Foster and Adoptive Care Coalition
St. Louis, MO
  Adoption and permanency programs   $10,000
         
GableStage, Inc.
Coral Gables, FL
  educational programs for Miami-Dade County students   $2,000
         
Gateway Greening
St. Louis, MO
  Growing a Healthy St. Louis: Community Garden Projects   $10,000
         
Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri
St. Louis, MO
  Girl Scouts Beyond Bars Program for K-12 girls whose mothers are or have been incarcerated   $10,000
         
Girls, Inc.
St. Louis, MO
  the After the Bell Project out-of-school time program   $12,000
         
Girls on the Run, St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  program scholarships   $10,000
         
Good Government Initiative
Coral Gables, FL
  operating expenses for non-partisan initiative providing training and professional development for emerging public leaders   $15,000
         
Greater St. Louis Community Foundation
St. Louis, MO      
  StLYouth Jobs summer job  program for at-risk youth   $10,000
         
Haitian American Community Development Corporation
Miami, FL
  Buena Vista Community Building Initiative   $15,000
         
HomeWorks! Teacher Home Visit Program
St. Louis, MO
  General operating expenses   $12,500
         
Immigrant & Refugee Women's Program
St.  Louis, MO
  General operating expenses   $10,000
         
Interfaith Partnership of Greater St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  On-line Interfaith Portal Project   $7,000
         
International Crisis Aid
St. Louis, MO
  Safe Home staff salaries   $11,365
         
Key Clubhouse of South Florida
Miami, FL
  General operating expenses   $4,000
         
KIPP St. Louis/ KIPP Inspire Academy
St. Louis, MO
  A portion of wages and benefits for a full-time social worker   $6,973
         
Ladies Empowerment and Action Program
Miami, FL
  the salary of a part-time instructor for program serving women preparing for life after incarceration   $10,000
         
Lydia's House
St. Louis, MO
  a portion of the chaplain's salary   $5,000
         
MCCJ
Miami, FL
  General operating expenses   $4,000
         
Mindful Kids Miami
South Miami, FL
  General operating expenses   $10,000
         
Missouri Budget Project
St. Louis, MO
  General operating expenses   $10,000
         
NARAL Pro-Chice Missouri Foundation
St. Louis, MO
  An Ounce of Prevention project   $15,000
         
National Council of Jewish Women-St. Louis Section
St. Louis, MO
  Healing Hearts Bank providing micro-loans for survivors of domestic violence   $6,000
         
Neighborhood Houses
St. Louis, MO
  Caroline Mission Early Childhood Education Program Professional Development and Parent Engagement Activities   $10,000
         
New Theater, Inc.
Miami, FL
  General operating expenses for 2013-2014   $1,000
         
PBS SoCal/KOCE-TV Foundation
Costa Mesa, CA 
  Educational programming   $5,574
         
People Acting for Community Together
Miami, FL
  associate organizer's salary and training new grassroots leaders   $15,000
         
Planned Parenthood of the St.Louis Region and Southwest Missouri
St. Louis, MO
  General operating expenses   $20,750
         
Power U Center for Social Change
Miami, FL
  Restorative Justice Now!   $13,300
         
Prison Mindfulness Institute
Providence, RI
  establishment of Path of Freedom Projects in Missouri and Florida correctional facilities   $20,000
         
The Sakyong Foundation
Boulder, CO
  Organizations and projects whose activities exemplify the vision of Shambhala   $3,515
         
Safe Schools South Florida
Fort Lauderdale, FL
  program support for the continuation and expansion of the Safe Schools Project in Miami-Dade County   $10,000
         
Shanti Bhavan Children's Project
Boonton, NJ
  4 sponsorships for female students in the Shanti Bhavan Children's Proect   $6,400
         
Slow Food USA
Brooklyn, NY
  Community and Leadership program to support development of new chapters   $15,000
         
St. Louis ArtWorks
St. Louis, MO 63103                               
   the Anti-bullying Advocacy Project   $13,000
         
St. Louis HELP
St. Louis, MO
  General operating funds   $5,000
         
Sundari Foundation
Miami, FL
  Lotus House Child and Family Services   $12,500
         
Teach for America, Miami
Miami, FL
  operating expenses   $15,000
         
Tigertail Productions, Inc.
Miami, FL
  operating expenses   $1,000
         
Treatment Advocacy Center
Arlington, VA
  General operating expenses   $1,000
         
Trinity Trust Foundation
Dallas, TX
  Trinity River Corridor Project   $5,000
         
United for Children
St. Louis, MO
  General operating expenses to support training to ensure quality early childhood care & education, and out-of-school-time care   $12,000
         
University of Missouri - St. Louis
St. Louis, MO  
  UMSL College of Education's Studio School program   $15,000
         
Vision for Children at Risk
St. Louis, MO
  The St. Louis Regional Early Childhood Council   $10,000
         
Webster Child Care Center at Laclede Grove
St. Louis, MO               
  Early Care and Education for Children in Foster Care   $10,000
         
Woman's Place
St. Louis, MO
  partial salary for part-time Crisis Intervention Advocate   $7,500
         
Women's Emergency Network
Miami, FL
  subsidies for indigent and low-income women   $10,000
         
Women's Foundation of Greater St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  Capacity Building for Women and Girls   $10,000
         
Women's Fund of Miami-Dade
Miami, FL
  "A Future. Not a Past" Public Awareness Campaign to reduce sexual expoitation of girls under age 18   $20,000
         
Youth Learning Center
St. Louis, MO
  salary of a certified communication arts instructor   $10,000
         
YWCA Metro St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
  Program Manager and Program Specialist staff of the Transitional Housing Program   $10,000


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