Funded Partners

Grantees & Initiatives


Capital Area United Way’s collective impact includes community initiatives and services as well as investing in Impact Grants to programs in the community.  

Initiatives
Character Playbook
Dolly Parton Imagination Library
FamilyWize
GeauxSave
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
United Way 2-1-1
United We Feed
 
COVID-19 Safe Operations Grantees

Safe Operations, 100 Black Men of Metropolitan Baton Rouge, Ltd
Adult Literary Advocates, Adult Literacy Advocates of Greater Baton Rouge
ALS Durable Medical Safe Operations, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association
Safe Operations Grant, Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge Inc.
Virtual/Telehealth Therapy Program, Baton Rouge Children's Advocacy Center
National Suicidology Training Center, Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention Center, Inc.
Summer Kick Off, Bridge Agency Inc.
Baton Rouge At-Risk Youth Tutoring, Counseling, and Nutrition, Brighter Vision
Sanitation Supplies for Cancer Patients in Need, Cancer Services Inc
Senior Nutrition Program, Capital Area Agency on Aging
Safe at Work, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge
Grow Baton Rouge -  Mobile Market Fresh Cube,  CEO Mind Org
Charity Christian Preschool, Charity Christian Center Church Inc
Threading Hope, Child Advocacy Services
Sober Living for Men and Women, Crossroads Recovery House
Dance tHerAPPY, Dance Therappy Inc
Dot-2-Dot ReConnect, Dot-2-Dot Resource Connection
Strong Start 2020 Reopening Our School, East Ascension East Iberville Regional Catholic Schools Partnership Inc
Family and Youth Service Center, East Baton Rouge Truancy Assessment Inc
The Emerge School for Autism, Emerge School for Autism Inc
Mask Up for Epilepsy, Epilepsy Alliance Louisiana
Keeping Our Team and their Families Safe at Families Helping Families, Families Helping Families of Greater Baton Rouge
Covid-19 Response at GSLE's Facilities, Girl Scouts Louisiana East Inc
Safe Operations at H.O.P.E., HOPE Ministry of Pointe Coupee
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge Work Site PPE, Habitat for Humanity International Inc
House of Refuge Ministries, House of Refuge Ministries
Diaper Bank, Junior League of Baton Rouge Inc
KO C-19 Operations, Kids Orchestra Inc
COVID-19 Emergency Report, Louisiana Art and Science Museum Inc
LSU Early Childhood Education Laboratory School, Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Sanitation Supplies and PPE for Community Early Detection Program, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center
Protecting Our Children, McMains Children's Developmental Center
MARK Special Needs Program, Meaningful Autistic Resources for Kids - MARK
Gun's Down Gloves Up Initiative, Ment 2 Fit
PPE for Bielkiewicz House and Alliance House Drop-In Center, Mental Health Association for Greater Baton Rouge
Safe Operations Request, Mid City Redevelopment Alliance, Inc.
CyberPlay Cafe, People of Purpose Community Development Corporation
Media Arts Program through Hybrid Learning during Covid-19 Pandemic, Red Stick Project
Redemptorist St. Gerard, Redemptorist St. Gerard School
COVID-19 Response Supply Drive, Revelations
Safe Operations Grant, Rosebuds
Safe Operations Request, Southeastern Louisiana University
COVID-19 Safe Operations, Stand For Children Leadership Center
The Emerge Center, The Emerge Center (Baton Rouge Speech and Hearing Foundation)
The Life of a Single Mom Safe Operating,  The Life of a Single Mom
CSRC, The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge
The Walls Project: Maximizing Personal Protection, Health, and Safety Best Practices During COVID-19, The Walls Project
Thrive Residential Living Program, Thrive Foundation
Grants, United Cajun Navy
Business Enterprises, UpLIFTD
West Feliciana Schools, West Feliciana Public Schools
STAND (Supporting Trauma through Advocacy Nurturing and Delivery), Young Adults for Positive Action YAPA of Colorado (dba G.R.O.W.T.H. Services of Louisiana)
PPE for Youth Oasis Staff and Residents, Youth Oasis

 

COVID-19 Phase Two Grantees
COVID-19 Tutoring, Counseling, Mentoring, and Nutrition for Baton Rouge low-income youth, Brighter Vision
“Beds for the Homeless”, Christian Outreach Center of Baton Rouge, Inc. 
COVID-19 Community Care Center, Grief Recovery House
Bounce Back, Line 4 Line O'Neil's Barber and Beauty Salon
HomeSafe (Mortgage/Rent Relief), Mid City Redevelopment Alliance, Inc.
Capital City Rental Assistance Program, Urban Restoration Enhancement Corporation
YMCA Distance Learning Childcare Program, YMCA of the Capital Area
 
COVID-19 Phase One Grantees
National Suicidology Training Center, Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention Center, Inc. 
Club on the Geaux, Boys and Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge 
Tele-Mental Health for Cancer Patients, Cancer Services, Inc. 
PACT-Parents and Children Together, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge
PPE Provisions for Donaldsonville First Responders, City of Donaldsonville
COVID-19 Response, Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank
Modernizing the Quest to Self-Sufficiency: A Project to Produce Online Video Instruction of Going Beyond Employees Achieving More (GBEAM) Curriculum, HOPE Ministries
Knock Knock Summer Camps in a COVID World -  on site, at partner sites, and virtual experiences, Knock Knock Children's Museum, Inc.
Telehealth for Cancer Patients, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center
Surviving COVID-19, McMain's Children's Development Center
O'Brien House COVID-19 Safety Accommodations, O'Brien House
Uniforms for Kids, St. Vincent de Paul
Single Mom COVID Relief, The Life of a Single Mom
COVID-19 Phase 1, The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge
Futures Fund Coding Boot Camp for Ascension Parish, The Walls Project
Virtual Programming, Youth Oasis
 
Ascension Parish Grantees
Sensational Learning for Ascension Students, Ascension Parish School Board: Ascension Parish Head Start
Books for Babes, Ascension Parish School Board: Sorrento Primary
Donaldsonville FIRST Program; City of Donaldsonville Community Center, City of Donaldsonville
Mobile Food Distribution in Ascension Parish, Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank
Providing Dental Assistance for Ascension Cancer Patients in Need, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center
The Arc of East Ascension Dental Project, The Arc of East Ascension 
Single Moms Across Ascension (SMAA), The Life of a Single Mom
Futures Fund Ascension Parish Expansion, The Walls Project
TFA: Increasing Teacher Talent & Retention in Donaldsonville, Teach for America
Samaritan's Feet--Giving Shoes Giving Hope to Ascension Students, Volunteer Ascension
 
Project-Based Grantees
4-H Seeds of Service Project, Louisiana 4-H Foundation
2020 MHA Conference Luncheon Event Sponsorship, Mental Health Association of Greater Baton Rouge
All Styles: Dance To Beat Diabetes Summer Projects, Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge
Bishop Ott Sweet Dreams Day Shelter Expansion Project, St. Vincent de Paul
Boys & Girls Club Pathway to Ascension Parish Project, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge
BRCC's WorkReady U Expansion Program, Baton Rouge Community College Foundation, Inc.
Camps for Children Diagnosed with Cancer Project, Cancer Services, Inc. 
Center of Hope Emergency Shelter Bunk Beds Project, The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge
Conservation and Education Summer Teacher Project, Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Foundation
Critical Home Repair Project, Habitat for Humanity International Inc.
Dallas Drive Painting Project, The Arc of Baton Rouge
Educating, Advocating and Integrating Event, The Arc-Iberville
Fixer-Upper the Pantry Edition Project, HOPE Ministries
Home Matters Homeownership Expo Event, Mid-City Redevelopment Alliance, Inc.
Job Readiness Classroom & Computer Lab Upgrade, Crossroads Recovery House
Mobile Access Project for Rural Parishes, Girl Scouts Louisiana East
Mobile Food Distribution in St. Helena Parish Event, Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank
National Bike Month Event, The Safety Place
REACTIVATE Event, The Walls Project
Returning Citizens Transition Project, St. James Council on Aging
Rural Teens Build Life Skills For Economic Success Project, Junior Achievement of Greater Baton Rouge and Acadiana, Inc.
School Classroom Project, Emerge School for Autism, Inc.
School Ready 2020 Event, HOPE Ministry of Pointe Coupee
Tankproof Donaldsonville Project, Tankproof
TLSM Technology Upgrade, The Life of a Single Mom
Transportation Project, Louisiana Parole Project Inc.
Unique Families Education Project, Family to Family Support Network
Young Entrepreneurs Academy of Baton Rouge Event, Greater Baton Rouge Economic Partnership Inc.
 
2019-2022 Impact Program Grantees
Academic Success Center Programming Baton Rouge Youth Coalition
Adult Education Program Adult Literacy Advocates
Afterschool Music and Enrichment Program, Kids Orchestra
Alternative Program Delivery of Girl Scouting, Girl Scouts Louisiana East
Behavioral Health Counseling, Catholic Charities
Bishop Ott Shelter Program, St.Vincent de Paul
CareerPaths, St. James Council on Aging
CASA/Children's Advocacy Center, Child Advocacy Services
Center of Hope Emergency Shelter, The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge
Children's Advocacy Center Baton Rouge Children's Advocacy Center
Children's Development Center, The Emerge Center
Children's Services- Early Intervention, The Arc Baton Rouge
Client Choice Food Pantry, HOPE Ministries
Counseling and Mental Health, Family Service of Greater Baton Rouge
Domestic Violence Program, Iris Domestic Violence Center
Employment Services, Catholic Charities
Feeding the Hungry, Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank
FYB: Youth Workforce Development, Front Yard Bikes
Goodwill Re-Integration Program (GRIP), Goodwill Industries
Great Futures Start Here, Boys and Girls Club of GBR
HIV Prevention and Case Management, Family Service of Greater Baton Rouge
Home Fire Financial Assistance, American Red Cross
Home Instruction of Preschool Youngsters, Catholic Charities
Homeless One Stop Center Legal Clinic, Southeast Louisiana Legal Services
Level-UP! Mentoring and Workforce Development Program, Big Buddy
Mentoring Over a Lifetime, 100 Black Men
Opening Doors, Opening Doors
Pediatric Behavioral Health Services, The Emerge Center
Project Impact, Big Buddy
Single Mom University, The Life of a Single Mom
Social Services, The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge
Springfield, Livingston, and St. Helena Head Start Centers, Regina Coeli Child Development Center
St. Vincent de Paul Dining Room, St. Vincent de Paul
Substance Abuse Treatment/Relapse Prevention, O'Brien House
The Bielkiewicz House, Mental Health Association for Greater Baton Rouge
The Way to Work Sustainable Workforce SOLUTIONS, HOPE Ministries
Therapeutic Rehabilitation Program, McMains Children's Developmental Center
Tiger Pride, East Feliciana Public Schools
West Feliciana Early Childhood Network, West Feliciana Public Schools
Whole School Whole Child, City Year
YWCA Early Head Start, YWCA Greater Baton Rouge