2020 Grant Recipients

In 2020, the Jesse Parker Williams Foundation awarded grants totaling approximately $1,400,000 to organizations including:

A. G. Rhodes Home — Atlanta

Atlanta, GA General operating support for the Jesse Parker Williams Wing

ARCHI — Georgia State University Research Foundation

Atlanta, GA Telephonic Coaching for Unmanaged Diabetics during COVID 19 Pandemic

Amed Medical Foundation

Clarkston, GA Young Physicians Initiative COVID-19 Tele-Public Health Initiative

Atlanta CASA

Atlanta, GA Capacity Building to Implement The Sanctuary Model (Trauma-Informed Care)

The Carter Center

Atlanta, GA Equitable Payment of School-Based Behavioral Health Services

Center for Black Women’s Wellness

Atlanta, GA Behavioral Health Wellness Program

The Center for Victims of Torture

Clarkston, GA General operating support

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation

Atlanta, GA "Measuring Up" Universal Screening Tool (Age 0-3)

CHRIS 180

Atlanta, GA Covid 19 Response: Food Distribution and Check-ins at Thomasville Heights in partnership with Friends of Atlanta Urban Food Forest at Brownsmill Park Communities Collaborative, Inc.

Clarkston Community Health Center

Clarkston, GA Funding to support building telehealth and staff capacity to respond to Covid-19 in Clarkston, GA

Cobb Collaborative

Marietta, GA Trauma Informed Community Training Initiative (Mind Your Mind Mental Health Initiative)

Cobb Community Foundation

Atlanta, GA Funding to support the Cobb Covid-19 Community Response Fund

Community Advanced Practice Nurses

Atlanta, GA Community Resiliency Model Training

Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta

Atlanta, GA Covid-19 Response and Recovery Fund

The Community Foundation of Northeast Georgia

Duluth, GA Funding to support NE GA Covid-19 Relief Fund

COR

Clarkston, GA General Operating Support

CORE (Community Organizaed Relief Effort)

Clarkston, GA Covid-19 Testing Deployment in Metro Atlanta

Diabetes Association of Atlanta

Clarkston, GA Covid 19 Response and Recovery

PARNTERS for Equity in Child and Adolescent Health at Emory University

Clarkston, GA School-based Health Center Covid-19 Response Fund

Ethne Health

Clarkston, GA General operating support to address the health needs of women and children in Clarkston

Friends of the Atlanta Urban Food Forest at Brownsmill Communities Collaborative

Atlanta, GA Increased Capacity and Access to Healthy Living Programs in the Brownsmill Communities

Foster Care Alliance

Atlanta, GA Program support for the Mother's Advocacy Project

Foundation of Wesley Woods

Atlanta, GA Operating support for the Jesse Parker Williams Pavilion at Budd Terrace

Gateway Center

Atlanta, GA Program support for the Clear Path Program

Georgia Center for Child Advocacy

Atlanta, GA Program support for Connections Matter Training for Trauma-Informed Communities

Good Samaritan Health Center

Marietta, GA Covid-19 Emergency Response and Recovery

Good Samaritan Health Center of Cobb

Marietta, GA Program support for the Oral Health Care Program

Good Samaritan Health Center of Gwinnett

Norcross, GA Covid-19 Emergency Response and Recovery

Hillside

Atlanta, GA Training to implement DBT-PTSD at Hillside

Love Beyond Walls

Atlanta, GA General Operating Support

Mental Health America of Georgia

Atlanta, GA Mental Health Academy

Metropolitan Counseling Services

Atlanta, GA Program support for the Clinical Training Program for mental health clinician supervisors

NAMI of Georgia

Atlanta, GA Covid-19 Response and Recovery

Odyssey Family Counseling Center

College Park, GA Program support for the School-based Mental Health Program

Open Hand Atlanta

Atlanta, GA Program support for Cooking Matters

Partnership Against Domestic Violence

Atlanta, GA Program support for Concussion Assessment, Education, and Training for Survivors of Domestic Abuse

Phenomenal Women's Health

Tyrone, GA Women's Health Chats and I Will Survive the Issues of the Heart Programs in Clayton County

Positive Growth

Clarkston, GA Program support for Matters of the Heart Women & Children's Wellness Initiative

Quest Community Development Organization

Atlanta, GA Westside Legacy Program — Housing Stability, Case Management and Mental Health Counseling

Richmont Trauma Center

Atlanta, GA Program support for Atlanta Community Counseling Services

Self Discovery Pain, Positioning & Purpose

Duluth, GA General operating support

Ser Familia

Acworth, GA Funding Support for emergency and mental health support for families traumatized by isolation, job loss, anxiety caused by Covid-19

Showcase Group

Atlanta, GA General Operating Support

Ascena Health at St. Jude's Recovery Center

Atlanta, GA Program support for the Women's Health Program

The Summit Counseling Center

Johns Creek, GA Program support for School-based Mental Health Program

United Way of Greater Atlanta

Atlanta, GA Program support for the HomeFirst Atlanta Initiative: An Increased Focus on Street Outreach and Rapid Response

United Way of Greater Atlanta

Atlanta, GA Project support for Partners for Home Covid-19 need for sanitizer distribution to unsheltered individuals

Urban Health Initiative at Emory University

Atlanta, GA Program support for the Career Collaborative at Carver STEAM High School

Vision To Learn

Los Angeles, CA Program support for Free Eye Exams and Prescription Eyeglasses for Children Attending Forest Park Middle School

Voices for Georgia’s Children

Atlanta, GA Program support for Suicide Prevention PSAs