FY18 COLLABORATING NONPROFITS

School Readiness

Charlottesville Abundant Life Ministries, K-4th After-School Tutoring
Provides one-on-one trained tutors for economically disadvantaged children at Johnson Elementary School.

Jefferson Area CHIP and ReadyKids, Home Visiting Collaborative
Addresses the issues and needs of low-income families with children ages 0-6 and pregnant women to promote outcomes focused on health, positive parenting and self-sufficiency so that children have the best opportunity to enter school healthy and ready to learn.

ReadyKids, Child Care Quality
Improves the quality of early care and education for children birth through five years so they are ready to succeed in school.

Self-Sufficiency

Charlottesville Abundant Life Ministries, Family and Individual Development Program
Provides financial literacy and job-readiness training to low-income adults.

Charlottesville Abundant Life Ministries, Strive
One-on-one mentoring program focused on goal setting, accountability, resource connection, and college/career exposure for fifteen economically disadvantaged 9th-12th grade boys at Charlottesville High School.

Computers4Kids, Computers4Kids
Provides low-income middle and high school students with one-on-one mentoring.

Habitat for Humanity, Building Dreams
An intensive, hands-on training program offering one-on-one support to families from a certified housing counselor in order to set personal financial goals which are designed to improve their financial outlook.

Literacy Volunteers-Charlottesville/Albemarle, Adult Workforce Tutoring
Provides adult one-on-one confidential tutoring in English as a second language with a minor focus on basic literacy and math skills.

Monticello Area Community Action Agency, Hope House
Provides housing and intensive case management for families facing homelessness in our community.

OAR/Jefferson Area Community Corrections, Re-Entry Services
Provides emergency services to transitioning ex-offenders post release to address basic needs such as hygiene, food, clothing, identification, housing and transportation. Also provides case management to address employment services for the ex-offender to secure long-term self-sustaining employment.

Piedmont Housing Alliance, Financial Capability and Asset Building
Provides one-on-one financial counseling, focusing on financial capability, including budgeting, saving, and credit, along with asset-building financial resources.

WorkSource Enterprises, Welfare to Work
Assists individuals on welfare and their families to achieve self-sufficiency through financial stability and economic independence.

Community Health

Blue Ridge Medical Center, Rural Health Outreach – Health Compass
A four-point framework for health services and resources for medically underserved, low-income and uninsured people.

Boys & Girls Club, Triple Play
Increases knowledge around healthy lifestyles, including attitudes towards fitness, nutrition and cooking.

Charlottesville Free Clinic, Integrated Care Clinic
Addresses the medical, mental health, and pharmaceutical needs of low-income, uninsured, and underinsured community members.

City Schoolyard Garden, Harvest of the Month
Creates integrated opportunities for youth to experience new foods, get their hands dirty in the garden, learn academic lessons through projects and connect with the earth-all while building life-long healthy

Jefferson Area CHIP, Pregnant and Parenting Teens
Addresses the needs of low-income teens who become pregnant and who become parents without the maturity, emotional or financial stability to raise a healthy child.

Local Food Hub, Fresh Farmacy
Increase access to locally-grown fruits and vegetables, offer nutritional education opportunities, and improve health outcomes among low-income and vulnerable populations.

On Our Own of Charlottesville, Individual Growth Program
Helps individuals recovering from mental illness move toward increased health and well-being by setting action plans and providing coaching and support.

The Women’s Initiative, Mental Health Treatment, Education and Social Support
Provides education and outreach services to facilitate access to care, individual counseling and social support activities and therapeutic groups to support recovery and healing.