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2010 Grants

The Lloyd K Johnson Foundation Post-Secondary Scholarship program had an eventful year with four seniors from Cook County High School awarded Post-Secondary Scholarships, one recipient from 2009 awarded a Renewal Scholarship and three recipients from 2008 awarded a Second Renewal.

In addition to the scholarship program, the Foundation awarded $680,289 in grants to nonprofit organizations on the North Shore from Duluth to Grand Marais in our areas of interest of: Arts & Culture, Community and Economic Development, Education, Environment and Social Welfare.

Grantee: Scottish Rite Foundation
Grantee: Scottish Rite Foundation

Grants Made in 2010

St. Louis River Alliance, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Special Project” $1,950

Arrowhead Chorale, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Marketing Project” $3,500

The Boys & Girls Club of the Northland, Duluth, Minnesota
“General Operating Support” $20,000

Duluth Aviation Institute, Duluth, Minnesota
“Path to Aviation Program” $10,000

Lake Superior School District #381, Two Harbors, Minnesota
“Support for Fabulous Fridays” $10,000

Life House, Inc., Duluth, Minnesota
“Capacity Building for Drop-in Center Program” $20,000

Local Initiatives Support Corporation-Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for AmeriCorps Project” $15,000

Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Street Outreach Program” $15,000

Minnesota Teen Challenge, Northland Chapter, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Aftercare Jobs Project” $5,000

The Duluth Playhouse, Duluth Minnesota
“Support for Outreach Initiative” $8,000

UMD-Sustainable Agriculture Project” Duluth, Minnesota
“Program Development” $10,000

WTIP North Shore Community Radio, Grand Marais, Minnesota
“Support for Capacity Building” $25,000

YWCA of Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Emergency Repair” $1,500

East Hillside Patch, Duluth, Minnesota
“Capacity Building and Youth Program Expansion Support” $15,000

First Witness Child Abuse Resource Center, Duluth, Minnesota
“General Operating Support” $10,000

Lakewood School Foundation-fiscal sponsor ISD#709, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for New Preschool” $10,000

Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans, St. Paul, Minnesota
“Support for Duluth Veterans Place” $10,000

Minnesota Land Trust, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for North Shore Protection Initiative” $15,000

North Shore Visitation Center-fiscal sponsor Violence Prevention Center, Grand Marais, Minnesota
“Operating Support” $10,000

The Salvation Army, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Emergency Food Program” $15,000

United Way of Greater Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Early Childhood Initiative” $20,000

Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center, Finland, Minnesota
“Support for Environmental Science Immersion Program” $20,000

CHOICE,unlimited, Duluth, Minnesota
“”Support for BOLD-CHOICE Theatre” $1,999

Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency,Inc.,Virginia, Minnesota
“Support for Lake County Community Connect” $1,000

Animal Allies Humane Society, Duluth Minnesota
“Support for Vetrinary Needs” $10,000

Community Action Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Circles of Support Program” $15,000

Conservation Corps Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota
“Support for Summer Youth Program -area youth” $10,000

Duluth Festival Opera, Duluth, Minnesota
“General Operating Support” $6,000

Ecumen, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Little Treasures Build-Out” $30,000

Hartley Nature Center, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Environmental Education Program” $11,100

Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest, Duluth, Minnesota
“Educational Curriculum Support” $10,000

Northeast Entrepreneur Fund, Inc. Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Entrepreneurial Coaching -Lake & Cook Counties” $15,000

Northland American Red Cross, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Emergency Disaster Relief Services” $5,000

Program for Aid to Victims of Sexual Assault, Duluth, Minnesota
“Capacity Building Support” $22,000

Scottish Rite Foundation Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Outreach Program” $26,500

SOAR Career Solutions, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Job Skills Training” $20,000

Union Gospel Mission, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Purchase Food 2010 Project” $5,000

YWCA of Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Program Expansion” $15,000

Program of Promise, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Advertising Campaign” $1,890

Arrowhead Chorale, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for 20th Anniversary Program” $1,000

Damiano Center, Duluth Minnesota
“Capital Project” $30,000

Domestic Abuse Intervention Project, Duluth, Minnesota
Support for “Curriculum Update” $25,000

Duluth Children’s Museum, Duluth, Minnesota
Support for “Museum on the Move” Project $20,000

Girls Scouts of MN and WI Lakes and Pines, Duluth, Minnesota
“General Operating Support” $20,000

Grant Community School Collaborative, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for PACE Program” $20,000

Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Discovering Birds Program” $10,000

Minnesota AIDS Project-Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota
“Project Support” $3,000

North House Folk School, Grand Marais, Minnesota
“Capacity Building Support” $25,000

North Shore Collaborative, Two Harbors, Minnesota
“Support for LOTS Literacy Project” $13,000

North Shore Music Association, Grand Marais, Minnesota
“Support for Capacity Building” $3,500

Safe Haven Shelter for Battered Women, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Pathways Project” $10,000

The Nature Conservancy, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for Forest Restoration Project” $12,500

Voyageurs Area Council, Boy Scouts of America, Duluth, Minnesota
“Support for High-Risk Youth” $8,000

Kids Closet of Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota
“Program Support” $1,950

Renegade Theatre Company, Duluth, Minnesota
Support for “Shakespeare in the Schools” $1,900

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