Grant Recipients by Year
COVER Home Repair, which serves Grafton, Merrimack and Sullivan counties, was funded to Operating support for the work to develop models for recruiting and operating all-women volunteer carpenter crews, including transgender women and non-binary persons.
Families Flourish Northeast, Statewide, was funded to support the final planning phase for a high intensity residential substance-use treatment center for pregnant and parenting women and their children
International Institute of New England, which serves Hillsborough and Merrimack counties, was funded to support their continuing “LNA for Success” project, which provides low-income immigrants with job training and placement in a growing industry offering family-sustaining wages.
Joan G. Lovering Health Center, serving Belknap, Coos, Carroll, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham and Strafford counties, was funded to support their work to make sexual and reproductive healthcare accessible to 300 women.
Kimball Jenkins, serving Merrimack county, was funded to support their “Art is Health” project, in partnership with the Crisis Center of NH, engaging residents and their children at the Emergency Shelter in weekly art making classes.
Manchester Community Action Coalition, serving Hillsborough county, was funded to support women and girls of color through grassroots organizing community engagement and peer support work with marginalized community members in Manchester.
Seacoast Soul Models, which serves Rockingham and Strafford counties, was funded to support their programs dedicated to empowering girls to discover their authentic selves as they become mindful, confident, creative and engaged leaders.
The Every Voice Coalition, Statewide, was funded for their work to end campus violence by passing student-written, survivor-centered legislation and building coalitions to empower the next generation of community leaders.
Women of the Mountains Birth Initiative (WOMB), serving Carroll, Coos, and Grafton counties, was funded for their work to empower and enrich the lives of all women through information and resources during the journey into and through motherhood.
Women’s Rural Entrepreneurial Network (WREN), serving Coos and Grafton counties, was funded to support their “Women’s Work Initiative” which will bring more women into the workforce, increase the median income of women with children and reduce the number of women with children living in poverty.
2022 WOMEN & GIRLS OF COLOR FUND GRANTEES
The Women and Girls of Color Fund aims to reverse the historic and persistent underinvestment in women and girls of color. The Fund augments our existing grantmaking and will provide low-barrier, faster turnaround grants to projects led by and serving women and girls of color in New Hampshire.
We’re pleased to announce our first round of grantees:
2022 REPRODUCTIVE AND SEXUAL HEALTH CARE ACCESS FUND GRANTEES
We believe women and people who can become pregnant should have freedom to make reproductive and sexual health choices and access to the necessary health care to fulfill those choices, including birth control, abortion, pre- and post-natal care and gender-affirming health care.
Our Reproductive and Sexual Health Care Access Fund invests in organizations and initiatives that advance reproductive justice, and that provide, support and work to ensure continued access to reproductive and sexual health care in New Hampshire.
We’re proud to announce our first recipient of this Fund: