Mission + History
Grants Awarded in Fiscal Year 2018-2019

Grants for Non-Profits
In FY 2018-2019, the following grants were awarded to the following organizations in the amount of $174,956.14:

Easter Seals/SBACC                                                                          $9,324.00

Salvation Army Meals on Wheels                                                       $58,032.00

YMCA Perry Park Senior Nutrition Program                                      $18,779.28

St. Andrew's Church Homeless/Needy                                              $2,618.86

Hospice Foundation/Gathering Place                                                $40,800.00

Wellness Community/Cancer Support                                               $45,402.00

Our grants policies have been amended to reflect the requirements in AB 2019. In FY 2019-2020 and onward, grants will be awarded on a competitive application process each fiscal year. Applications open in February and close in April. Grant recipients are approved by the Board of Directors through the annual budget process in May.

Micro Enrichment Grants
In compliance with AB 2019, BCHD adjusted our Micro Enrichment grant process to include two competitive funding cycles per fiscal year.  The first Micro Enrichment grant application period occurred between October 15, 2018 and November 9, 2018   with a total of $22,500 in available funding.  We received 18 applications totaling $60,200 in community requests.  A staff committee met to review the applications using the criteria outlined in the Micro Enrichment Grant Policy.  The following grant awards totaling $21,200 were made:

Redondo Beach Rotary Club – Vision to Learn                                 $4,000

Madison Elementary PTA – Run Club                                               $950

Manhattan Beach Police Dept – Las Vegas Shooting Memorial       $2,500

MBX Foundation – MBMS Inclusion Benches                                   $2,500

Kiwanis Club of Redondo Beach – RBUSD Buddy Benches            $4,750

Hermosa Beach Pickleball                                                                 $2,500

Alta Vista Elementary Run Club                                                         $500

Grand View Elementary Run Club                                                     $1,000

Pacific Elementary Run Club                                                             $2,500

The next Micro Enrichment grant funding cycle will open in March 2019 with awards granted in May 2019 with an additional $22,500 in available funding.  The total FY 2018-2019 Micro Enrichment grant allocated funding is $45,000.