Junior League of Montgomery

2017-2018 Grant Recipients

Since its inception in 1926, Junior League of Montgomery (JLM) has awarded millions of dollars to various organizations in Montgomery. The Junior League is unique in that each financial award is accompanied by volunteers. This League year were are honored to be working with the following community partners to whom we awarded a total of $88,200 in grant monies:

Brantwood Children’s Home - $10,550

Brantwood Children’s Home provides residential foster care to youth in need of a home.  JLM members will help with Project Angel Friends which helps provide food and clothing for the children living at Brantwood. 

 

Common Ground - $10,000

JLM volunteers completed the first phase of a renovation project at the Common Ground facility last summer by painting and furnishing the counseling and common areas. This will be the second phase of the renovation project when JLM volunteers will help renovate 6 classrooms and 2 office spaces.

 

Dream Court - $10,000

During the fall and spring, our members will volunteer at adaptive tennis coaching sessions for children and adults with disabilities.

 

  Montgomery Aids Outreach - $5,000

The food pantry established by the JLM is a model nationwide for how to incorporate nutrition into ongoing patient care. Volunteers will stock and pack food for the food pantry.

 

Hope Inspired Ministries - $15,800

This transformative job training and life skills program elevates families and communities as it teaches the fundamentals of responsibility and character to the heads of households. JLM members will mentor students at lunchtime and provide a sounding board for women in transition.

 

Impact Alabama - $7,250

Impact Alabama provides free tax preparation services and opportunities for savings for low-income, working families.  Our volunteers complete a tax training session and then assist families with completing their tax returns.


Girls on the Run - $12,000


House to House - $10,000

 

 Montgomery Area Nontraditional Equestrians (MANE) $3,600