past recipients - 2003 - the mannix canby foundation seattle wa
Past Recipients - 2015
Grant Recipients for 2015 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. A program that empowers students from low-income families to access, enroll, and graduate from college at rates equal to their more advantaged peers. The program now operates in seven Seattle area high schools and 105 colleges and universities.www.collegeaccessnow.org
  • Community for Youth. Seattle, WA. A program that inspires and supports at-risk youth to identify and achieve their goals through mentoring, learning experiences, and participation in a powerful community.www.communityforyouth.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. Each child receives fourteen hours of mentoring each month, until s/he graduates from high school prepared for post-secondary education.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 middle and high school youth in Tacoma’s Hilltop neighborhood.www.peacetacoma.org
  • Safe Futures Youth Center. Seattle, WA. Motivating Youth to Succeed in Academics. An after-school program in Southwest and Southeast Seattle that 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 6,400 students and 130 teachers 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
  • 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 early learning and in-school math enrichment program in South Seattle and South King County elementary schools with the greatest need. www.zenomath.org
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