Lessons from the Street: Capacity Building and Replication

Appendix 1:
Nonprofit Grassroots Organizations That Received Foundation Technical Assistance and Training 1990-2000

Around the Corner to the World, Washington, DC

African American Male Leadership Academy, Lawrence, KS

Al Kebulon Youth Right of Passage, Baltimore, MD

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Atlanta, GA

Baltimore American Indian Center, Baltimore, MD

Baltimore JOBS and Energy, Baltimore, MD

Blue Gargoyle Youth Center, Chicago, IL

Boys and Girls Club of Maryland, Flag House Courts Youth Safe Haven-Police Ministation, Baltimore, MD

Boys Choir of Harlem, New York, NY

Boys Club of Memphis Youth Safe Haven-Police Ministation, Memphis, TN

Boys to Men, Chicago, IL

Bridging Bridges, Cambridge, MA

Campus Boulevard Logan Youth Safe Haven-Police Ministation, Philadelphia, PA

Capital Commitment, Inc., Washington, DC

Casa Del Pueblo, Washington, DC

Center for Youth Services, Washington, DC

Centro Sister Isolina Ferre at Caimito, San Juan, PR

Challengers Boys Club, Los Angeles, CA

Clinch-Powell Education Cooperative, Tazewell, TN

The CLUB (Action for Boston Community Development), Boston, MA

Clymer Youth Safe Haven-Police Ministation, Kansas City, MO

DC Barrios Unidos, Washington, DC

Dorchester Youth Collaborative, Dorchester, MA

Ervinís All American Youth Club, Inc., Clearwater, FL

Friends of Benjamin Banneker Historical Park, Baltimore, MD

Gonzalez Gardens Youth Safe Haven-Police Ministation, Columbia, SC

Hendley Homes Youth Safe Haven-Police Ministation, Columbia, SC

Holton Youth Center, Milwaukee, WI

House of Umoja, Philadelphia, PA

Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, Chicago, IL

Institute for Responsible Fatherhood and Family Revitalization, Washington, DC

Iona Whipper Home, Inc., Washington, DC

John R. Grubb Community YMCA, Des Moines, IA

Jubilee Housing, Inc., Washington, DC

Juvenile Awareness Education Program, New Castle, DE

La Casa de Don Pedro, Newark, NJ

Latin American Youth Center, Washington, DC

Latino Youth Development, New Haven, CT

Lillian Jones Youth Safe Haven-Police Ministation, Baltimore, MD

Local Development Corporation of East New York, Brooklyn, NY


Mentors, Inc., Washington, DC

Metro Teen AIDS, Washington, DC

Mid-Bronx Desperados Community Housing Corporation, Bronx, NY

Mineral & Whittier Parks Youth Safe Haven-Police Ministation, Dover, NH

National Capital Neighborhood Development Corporation, Washington, DC

National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship, New York, NY

New Beginnings Center, St. Paul, MN

New Community Corporation, Newark, NJ

Norris Square Civic Association, Philadelphia, PA

Office of Womenís Services, Teen Parent Center, Baton Rouge, LA

Omega Boys Club, San Francisco, CA

Omega Little Brothers (Behavioral Health Service of Arkansas), Helena, AR

Our Family Table Foundation, Atlanta, GA

Paradise at Parkside Youth Safe-Haven Police Ministation, Washington, DC

Pathways Community Development Commission, DeMott, AR

Patterson Park Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc., Baltimore, MD

Peopleís Congregational United Church of Christ, Washington, DC

W. Perry School Youth Safe Haven-Police Ministation, Columbia, SC

Phoenix Youth-At-Risk, Phoenix, AZ

Portland House of Umoja, Portland, OR

Pregnancy Aid Centers, College Park, MD

Project Keep Hope Alive, Commerce, TX

Project LEEO (Leadership, Education and Employment Opportunities), Roxbury, MA

Quality Education for Minorities Network, Washington, DC

River McKenzie Human Development Center, Inc., Baltimore, MD

Rural Opportunities, Rochester, NY

St. Clair-Superior Coalition, Cleveland, OH

St. Francis JOBS Program, Charlotte, NC

Saxon Homes Youth Safe Haven-Police Ministation, Columbia, SC

James E. Scott Community Association, Miami, FL

Teen Choice Center, Phoenix, AZ

The Village of Arts & Humanities, Philadelphia, PA

Youth Leadership Academy, Milwaukee, WI

Tomberlin Community Development Center Youth Safe Haven Police-Ministation,

Little Rock, AR

Urban Dreams, Des Moines, IA

Walnut Hill Community Development Corporation, Philadelphia, PA

Whittier Alliance, Minneapolis, MN

Youth and Family Alternatives, Inc., New Port Richey, FL

Youth Development, Albuquerque, NM

Youth Guidance, Chicago, IL

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