The Coleman Foundation Announces Second Quarter 2018 Entrepreneurship Education Grants
In the second quarter of 2018, the Coleman Foundation approved grants totaling $496,628 to non-profit organizations to advance its Developmental Disabilities Impact Plan. Among those receiving grants in this program area are:
$173,500 – Aspire Career Academy
The award is to support the Aspire Career Academy which prepares individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities for employment opportunities with collaborating businesses.
$173,128 – Building Supportive Workplace Cultures
The award is for a collaborative training program for supervisory staff employed by several disability service providers to address one of the leading reasons why direct service providers (DSPs) leave employment.
$150,000 – Pediatric Dentistry Ambulatory Surgery Center
The award is to support the development of a Pediatric Dentistry Ambulatory Surgery Center with general anesthesia suites and procedure rooms to enable the College to expand dental care for children under general anesthesia.