Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Amount
All Amounts
Grants Found
18
Grants Totaling
$970,000

A Better Way, Inc.

Project Title
Parent and Caregiver Advisory Group
Amount
$25,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Berkeley, CA

To provide ongoing support for a group of formerly incarcerated parents and caregivers of children with incarcerated parents to inform the work of, and related to, Alameda County Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership (ACCIPP), which seeks to improve policies and practices on behalf of children with incarcerated parents and their families.

Bay Area Legal Aid

Project Title
Technical Assistance and Capacity-Building for Juvenile Defense Attorneys
Amount
$40,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support capacity building for juvenile defense attorneys to effectively advocate for cross-system, community-based supports for youth involved in the delinquency system.

Butler Koshland Fellowships

Fiscal Agent
Community Initiatives
Project Title
Juvenile Justice Systems Change Fellowship
Amount
$75,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support a one-year fellowship at the Haywood Burns Institute for an emerging leader in justice reform to help advance the work of the Institute and learn from leaders in the field.

California Court Appointed Special Advocate Association

Project Title
Healthier Connections
Amount
$50,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support the general operations of a statewide organization that provides training, technical assistance and advocacy on behalf of local CASA programs.

Children Now

Project Title
Leveraging the CCR Implementation Process to Advance Vital Mental Health Reforms for All Chldren
Amount
$50,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support ongoing efforts to bring together advocates and statewide leadership from behavioral health and child welfare to develop a coordinated, triaged response to foster youth in crisis.

Coalition for California’s Children

Fiscal Agent
New Venture Fund
Project Title
The Children's Trust
Amount
$150,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support a public/private coalition-building effort that can transform outcomes for children by leveraging behavioral health policy and aligned public/private efforts to support healthy development, increase health equity, improve clinical efficacy, and achieve necessary systems change.

Community Works West

Project Title
2018 Infrastructure Project
Amount
$150,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To provide general operating support for an organization that engages youth and families impacted by incarceration to promote lasting change that keeps people out of prison, advocates for a more humane justice system, and supports healthy communities through services and art.

East Bay Agency for Children

Project Title
Supporting Healing Organizations
Amount
$10,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support a convening of staff from San Francisco’s Child, Youth and Family System of Care and community-based partners to review efforts related to trauma informed systems and equity; acknowledge and reward progress; and practice self-care.

Foster Youth Museum

Fiscal Agent
California Youth Connection
Project Title
Foster Youth Museum
Amount
$25,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support the transition of the Foster Youth Museum to an independent, sustainable entity.

Fresh Lifelines for Youth

Project Title
Fresh Lifelines for Alameda Youth
Amount
$50,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Milpitas, CA

To support the continued expansion of FLY in Alameda County to provide legal education and leadership training to youth involved or at risk of involvement in the juvenile justice system.

Life Learning Academy

Project Title
Life Learning Academy
Amount
$100,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To provide general support to expand the capacity of a non-traditional charter high school that serves youth with histories of school failure.

One Day At a Time

Fiscal Agent
Community Initiatives
Project Title
One Day At a Time Youth Communications Initiative
Amount
$50,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Brentwood, CA

To support the launch of a youth communications initiative that amplifies the voices of a new generation coming of age in East Contra Costa County.

Root & Rebound

Project Title
Improving Reentry Preparedness for Family & Loved Ones
Amount
$25,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To provide continued training and guidance to assist incarcerated individuals, family members and the organizations that support them to prepare for release and reentry.

School of Social Welfare, University of California at Berkeley

Fiscal Agent
Regents of the University of California at Berkeley
Project Title
Bay Area Social Services Consortium (BASSC)
Amount
$15,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Berkeley, CA

To provide continued support for a collaboration of county social service agencies and universities to foster shared learning and activities designed to improve human service systems and strengthen communities of vulnerable children, youth and families.

Sierra Health Foundation Center for Health Program Management

Project Title
Positive Youth Justice Initiative
Amount
$75,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Sacramento, CA

To support the participation of Bay Area organizations in a statewide initiative that aims to accelerate a movement toward a more equitable, youth development-focused juvenile justice system.

Strategies for Youth

Project Title
Improving Interactions between Youth and SFPD
Amount
$30,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Cambridge, MA

To support a train-the-trainer program for the San Francisco Police Department and update the San Francisco versions of Juvenile Justice Jeopardy with the goal of improving interactions between youth and law enforcement in San Francisco.

Young Women’s Freedom Center

Project Title
Young Women's Freedom Center
Amount
$25,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To provide general operating support for an organization that builds a movement of formerly incarcerated and system involved young women to heal from trauma and change the systems, policies, services, and narratives that ensnare poor young women in cycles of violence, economic marginalization, incarceration, and self destruction.