13thirty Cancer Connect, Inc.  Support wellness activities (yoga, physical fitness, art therapy, massage) for adolescent and young adult cancer survivors to increase coping skills and provide peer support. Amount Awarded:  $4,935. Counties Served: Monroe.

Adapted Recreation Services Inc. Equipment and transportation for a year-round Power Soccer program for people with disabilities 8 years and up who use a motorized wheel chair for mobility. Amount Awarded:  $3,740.  Counties Served: Wyoming;Genesee;Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Orleans;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

Agape Counseling Associates  Purchase and install new computer hardware and electronic medical record system software for small, faith-based mental health practices to replace equipment that can no longer be updated or repaired.  Amount Awarded: $17,330.  Counties Served: Genesee;Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Wayne.

Ainsley’s Angels of America  Purchase five Freedom jogger chairs to expand capacity for individuals with physical and intellectual disabilities to participate in community endurance events (5K races, triathlons). Amount Awarded:  $5,000. Counties Served: Monroe;Ontario.

Baden Street Settlement of Rochester Inc. Support three dance teams to increase physical activity for children ages 9 to 13 at three city recreation locations. Amount Awarded: $6,650.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Benincasa, Inc. Replace worn,15-year old hospital bed mattresses in a hospice care home. Amount Awarded:  $14,400.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Bishop Sheen Ecumenical Housing Foundation, Inc.  Assist low income homeowners in Wayne County to eliminate health and safety hazards in their homes such as lead paint, unsafe heating or water systems, structural problems, and unsafe stairs. Amount Awarded:  $30,000.  Counties Served: Wayne.

Bishop Sheen Ecumenical Housing Foundation, Inc.  Assist low-income homeowners to eliminate health and safety hazards and conditions in their homes such as lead, unsafe heating or water systems, mold, and unsafe stairs. Amount Awarded: $50,000.  Counties Served: Livingston;Ontario;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

Bivona Child Advocacy Center  Monthly support group sessions and as-needed emergency debriefings for staff of twenty-one partner agencies who investigate and prosecute child sexual abuse and serious physical abuse cases and support child victims. Amount Awarded: $6,891.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Black Physicians Network of Greater Rochester Inc. Promote emotional and physical well being of black medical residents and fellows who experience high levels of depression, symptoms of burnout, and low quality of life. Activities included Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) training, yoga, and zumba. Amount Awarded:  $6,985.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Borinquen Dance Theatre, Inc. Expand the Borinquen Dance program for study and performance of Puerto Rican folklore and modern Latino dancing to students at the Young Women’s College Prep Charter School. Program provides three times weekly physical activity through dance classes, practice, and performance. Amount Awarded: $6,500.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Rochester – Cyclopedia Rochester  Fund a ten-week summer guided bicycling program for 8-12 year olds living in the City of Rochester. Amount Awarded: $15,945.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester Inc. Pilot a trial of mid-week, daytime, and Saturday healing arts  classes (Tai Chi, Yoga, and Qi Gong) for breast cancer patients to reduce stress and promote wellness. Amount Awarded:  $8,735.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Bridges For Brain Injury, Inc.  Purchase and install an indoor vertical wheelchair lift so mobility-challenged people can readily access programs on the second floor of a day habilitation building. Amount Awarded:  $16,985.  Counties Served: Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

Cameron Community Ministries  Expand summer programming to include twice- daily vigorous exercise, weekly Zumba and Martial arts instruction, and healthy eating and nutrition information for low income children and parents. Amount Awarded: $7,200.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Catholic Charities of Livingston County Expand capacity of volunteer program to all towns in Livingston County to address increased requests to transport elderly and disabled residents to medical and dental appointments.  Amount Awarded: $12,402.  Counties Served: Livingston.

Cayuga/Seneca Community Action Agency, Inc. Pilot to assess feasibility of a volunteer transport service to address gaps in transportation service for rural county residents with medical and health related appointments. Amount Awarded: $3,184.  Counties Served: Seneca.

Cayuga/Seneca Community Action Agency, Inc. Establish an emergency baby pantry to provide essential baby care supplies (food, formula, diapers, wipes) for low income families with infants and toddlers. Amount Awarded:  $5,878.  Counties Served: Seneca.

Center for Teen Empowerment  Integrate health and wellness focus into the Teen Empowerment program with a variety of new activities and changes to existing program to include physical and mental health wellness practices and opportunities. Amount Awarded: $15,059.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Charles Settlement House, Inc. Install exterior lighting and automatic door openers, repair the playground, and fund a senior exercise program at the Settlement’s Parkway building. Amount Awarded:  $12,861.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Church of Love Faith Center  Six-month program to enroll men from the Church of Love Faith Healing Center, other churches, and the community who are diabetic, pre-diabetic, or diagnosed with cardiovascular disease in a weekly program of exercise, education, tools, and group support to make healthy lifestyle changes. Amount Awarded:  $14,690.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Conkey Cruisers C/O Group 14621  Provide a variety of cycling programs and events to promote physical exercise, healthy nutrition and wellness for residents, ages 2-elderly, in the economically challenged El Camino Neighborhood in Northeast Rochester. Amount Awarded:  $17,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Conkey Cruisers C/O Group 14621  Provide opportunities for regular bicycle exercise to residents in the El Camino Neighborhood. The program includes bicycle safety instruction, guided rides, family-style healthy meals, and incentives for consistent cycling. Amount Awarded:  $20,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

CURE Childhood Cancer Association Add a second parent advocate to provide emotional support, educational, and financial assistance to families with children undergoing treatment for cancer or sickle cell anemia. Amount Awarded:  $12,844.  Counties Served: Wyoming;Genesee;Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Orleans;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

Dazzle School of Visual & Performing Arts, Inc.  Equipment for after school and weekend respite program for urban children and teens with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities. Amount Awarded: $3,800.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Earthworks Institute, Inc. Pilot a therapeutic wilderness program to address the mental health issues of veterans enrolled in Warrior Salute, a local residential rehabilitation program. Program offers group and individual therapies and skill building applied in a wilderness setting. Amount Awarded:  $9,862.  Counties Served: Monroe.

East House Corporation Implement a Diabetes Prevention Program adapted for East House members with serious mental illnesses who are either diabetic or at- risk for diabetes. Amount Awarded:  $5,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Eastern Service Workers Association  Expand and upgrade the Eastern Service Workers weekly supplemental food program for low income and disabled workers by adding a healthy foods component and increasing the number of households who receive food. Amount Awarded:  $9,927.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Encompass Resources for Learning  Expand nutrition, wellness, and physical activity opportunities for youth 11-17 and their families participating in intensive service program as an alternative to juvenile detention. Amount Awarded: $11,980. Counties Served: Monroe.

Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. Assist families to start and maintain a ketogenic diet for their children in an effort to reduce seizures. The special diet has shown effectiveness in children with medication-resistant epilepsy. Amount Awarded: $7,271.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Family Counseling Service of the Finger Lakes, Inc.  Purchase and install an upgraded phone system, internet, and electronic medical record system for organizations providing behavioral health services for rural communities. Amount Awarded: $34,402.  Counties Served: Ontario;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

Family Restoration Project, Inc. Construct a weather resistant ramp for low income seniors and disabled people to access the emergency food pantry, nutrition services, and clinical counseling offered by this program in the Southwest City of Rochester. Amount Awarded:  $15,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Family Service of Rochester  Install a wireless personal emergency pendant system to monitor doors, resident status, and location on its Northfield Campus, a 69-unit enriched housing community in Penfield. Amount Awarded:  $24,498. Counties Served: Monroe.

Focus on the Children Provide new beds, cribs, mattresses, and bedding for families who are financially unable to provide a safe, separate sleeping space for their child. Amount Awarded:  $10,000.  Counties Served: Livingston.

Friends & Foundation of the Rochester Public Library  Create a dedicated, well equipped space for the Central Library’s Health Information Service. Library consumers would have access to expanded online and print health information resources, workstations specifically designed for searching health-related material, and the ability to have confidential one-on-one conversations on sensitive health issues away from the public desk. Amount Awarded:  $19,250. Counties Served: Monroe.

Friends of Ganondagan  Nutrition, physical activity, and wellness program for Native American youth and families from Monroe and Ontario counties. Program offers classes in cooking healthy indigenous foods, Iroquois social dancing, and traditional sports: archery and atlatl (spear throwing). Amount Awarded: $10,418.  Counties Served: Monroe;Ontario.

Friends of the Rochester Public Market  Provide chartered transportation for low income residents in Rochester Housing Authority housing sites to shop at the City of Rochester Public Market and use their SNAP benefits to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables. Amount Awarded:  $12,635.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Friends of the Rochester Public Market  Outreach to low income residents in the South Wedge, 19th Ward/Plymouth Exchange, and North Union Street neighborhoods to increase usage of nearby farm markets for healthy food.  Amount Awarded: $30,370.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Garth Fagan Dance Inc. Support an after-school dance class three times a week for city students ages 10-19. The program engages youth through classes taught by Garth Fagan dancers at the peak time of the day for high-risk activities. Amount Awarded: $25,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley, Inc.  Pilot an 8 session program of weekly fitness, nutrition, and lifestyle improvement for LGBTQ seniors 50 years and older to address sedentary lifestyles, obesity, and high rates of diabetes and hypertension. Amount Awarded: $6,240.  Counties Served: Wyoming;Genesee;Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Orleans;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

Generation Two: Creating Intergenerational Friendships, Inc. Program matches trained adult volunteers with K and 1st-grade students at RCSD School 3 for weekly, thirty-minute one-to-one child centered visits to promote social and emotional strength and resiliency for children who have had many adverse experiences. Amount Awarded:  $12,670.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Genesee Land Trust, Inc.  Support the El Camino 5k Family Fitness Walk in June 2015. This community wide event engages several hundred community members of all ages form the Northeast area of Rochester in physical exercise, healthy food, and community building activities. Amount Awarded:  $7,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Genesee Orleans Ministry of Concern, Inc. Covers the cost of medications or eyeglasses for low-income individuals who are uninsured, are waiting for coverage to begin, or cannot afford co-pays.  Amount Awarded:  $5,000.  Counties Served: Genesee;Orleans.

Genesee Waterways Center, Inc.  Program to engage city youth, 9-13 years of age, at the Genesee Valley Park summer camp in kayaking, rowing (on water and on machine), and outrigger canoe activities two-three times per week over the eight week summer session. Amount Awarded:  $4,800.  Counties Served: Monroe.

GiGi’s Playhouse of Rochester  Start-up equipment for a new program model that will provide a variety of activities, including physical exercise, for children and adults with Down syndrome. Amount Awarded:  $13,144.  Counties Served: Genesee;Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Orleans;Wayne.

Gilda’s Club Rochester  Replace worn furniture in meeting rooms at Gilda’s Club used for support groups and actvities for cancer patients and survivors and their families. Amount Awarded:  $11,465.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Greater Rochester Community of Churches. dba Faith in Action Network  Assist people with no resources and no family to document their choices/wishes for end of life care and burial, and to access hospice care. Amount Awarded:  $5,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Greater Rochester Summer Learning Association  Transport city pre-school children attending the six week Summer LEAP program to twice weekly swimming lessons at local swimming pools. Summer LEAP is a comprehensive program to prevent summer learning loss. Amount Awarded:  $10,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Hickok Center for Brain Injury, Inc.  Replace cumbersome, unreliable phone system with new equipment to assure agency consumers have reliable access to services and staff. Amount Awarded:  $5,619.  Counties Served: Genesee;Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

Holy Cross School Add a variety of indoor and outdoor play equipment to increase K-6 grade student participation in recess and purchase additional equipment for cardio fitness room. Amount Awarded:  $5,368.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Home Meal Service, Inc. Replace fifteen year-old software that tracks program clients and manages meal schedules and deliveries. Amount Awarded: $3,000. Counties Served: Wayne.

Home Meal Service, Inc.  Purchase heating packs and coolers to replace used up, broken equipment required to deliver hot meals to elderly people in towns across Wayne County. Amount Awarded: $4,000.  Counties Served: Wayne.

Honeoye Falls – Mendon Volunteer Ambulance, Inc. (HFMVA)  Purchase an adult patient simulator to enhance training and improve pre-hospital care for twelve hundred people per year served by fire/ambulance services. Amount Awarded: $12,000.  Counties Served: Livingston;Monroe.

Hope Hall Pilot to explore which tools/methods are effective in assisting students with learning barriers such as ADHD to channel their body movements, improve their focus on learning in the classroom, and increase physical activity. Amount Awarded: $5,700.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Hope Hall Replace outdated, worn basketball equipment( backstops,goals,nets) and purchase two defibrillators for elementary and high schools. Amount Awarded: $14,765.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Ibero-American Action League, Inc. Replacement of broken air conditioning system at Ibero’s main building which houses their senior center and staff for several programs delivering health, civic engagement, youth, and other services to the community. Amount Awarded:  $30,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Ibero-American Action League, Inc. Support for Ibero’s first Run/Walk for Health 5K which will serve as major informational and recruitment event for Ibero’s Diabetes Prevention Program. Amount Awarded:  $4,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Ibero-American Development Corporation  Funds for a part-time coordinator, costumes, and healthy snacks for Afro-Latino Dance group, involving children and youth 6 to 18 from the El Camino Neighborhood in weekly exercise and community performances. Amount Awarded:  $6,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

In Christ New Hope Ministry, Inc. Renovate church space into a Health Fitness Center to accommodate growing number of participants in fitness programs that currently are held in the church sanctuary and foyer. Amount Awarded:  $20,213. Counties Served: Monroe.

InterVol, Inc. Purchase forklift to transport unused medical equipment and supplies from local hospitals, nursing homes, and doctor’s offices and redistribute to organizations that serve low income, uninsured, and disabled people. Amount Awarded: $14,900.  Counties Served: Wyoming;Genesee;Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Orleans;Wayne.

Irondequoit Ambulance  Replace old gurneys with power-lift gurneys to assure safe lifting for patients and EMS crew and add gurney capacity for larger patients. Amount Awarded:  $12,500.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Isaiah House  Enlarge and renovate kitchen in home providing end-of-life care for Rochester’s homeless people and those with few resources. Renovations will allow wheel chair entry to the kitchen and more space for patient and family socialization and meal preparation. Amount Awarded:  $25,893.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Jefferson Avenue Childhood Development Center  Resurface playground area and repair playground equipment in small urban childcare center to meet safety requirements and support outdoor play. Amount Awarded:  $9,200.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Jewish Family Service of Rochester, Inc.  Pilot a safe sleep education program for parents of newborn babies at Unity Hospital. Pilot includes education provided by nursing staff prior to discharge, a take-home safe sleep kit and follow up reinforcement from the child’s pediatrician. Amount Awarded:  $12,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Joint Heirs Kingdom Ministries  Equipment to enhance the health and physical activity program jointly sponsored by two small churches in the El Camino area of the city for their congregations. Amount Awarded:  $6,238.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Journey Home Inc. Expand parking lot and fencing at comfort care home to improve safety of volunteers and visitors to the home. Amount Awarded: $15,825. Counties Served: Wyoming;Genesee;Livingston;Ontario;Orleans;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

Kids Thrive 585, Inc. Pilot project to assist families in locating and accessing community resources needed to support their family and child’s basic needs such as housing, food, and domestic violence services. Amount Awarded: $15,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Kuumba Consultants  Outdoor summer fitness program at a neighborhood square for children and families from the City of Rochester’s southwest area. Amount Awarded: $10,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Living Word Church of God in Christ, Inc.  Provide a program of physical exercise and hands-on nutrition education for church congregation members with high rates/risks of overweight, diabetes, and hypertension. Amount Awarded:  $6,600. Counties Served: Monroe.

Livingston County Office for the Aging  Add activities to enhance the social, physical, and mental health of senior participants of three Livingston County congregate meal program sites. Amount Awarded:  $5,500.  Counties Served: Livingston.

Mary’s Place Outreach  Purchase warm winter jackets for refugee children who are recent arrivals from Syria, Somalia, Nepal, and Bhutan and have no winter clothing. Amount Awarded: $3,500.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Mary’s Place Outreach Provide non-skid carpets in public areas of refugee center to minimize risk of falls to children and elderly. Amount Awarded:  $1,500. Counties Served: Monroe.

Mental Health Association in Genesee/Orleans Counties  Train community members in consumer oriented and public jobs (schools, law enforcement, librarians, business) as Mental Health First Aiders, equipped with the knowledge and skill to provide initial help to people in mental health crisis before appropriate treatment is provided. Amount Awarded: $5,034.  Counties Served: Genesee;Orleans.

Mental Health Association of Rochester/Monroe County, Inc.  Implement additional twelve-week sessions of the Prime Time Sisters Circle, an intervention designed to motivate African American Women to reduce obesity and chronic illnesses by a combination of health education, behavior change and social supports. Amount Awarded:  $26,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Mercy Community Services  Pilot project to help low income adults without dental insurance to reduce their risk of caries and improve oral health outcomes.  Amount Awarded: $26,648.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Mt Carmel House Funding to widen the driveway and install outdoor lighting to assure safe access to hospice home. Amount Awarded:  $22,667.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Muscular Dystrophy Association  Expand support group and informational programs for adults and teens with neuromuscular diseases, their caregivers and families. Amount Awarded:  $7,065.  Counties Served: Monroe.

NAMI Rochester Present an interactive education program on mental illness to middle and high school students in Monroe County. The fifty-minute session is co-presented by a youth who has experienced mental illness. Amount Awarded: $14,505. Counties Served: Monroe.

Nativity Preparatory Academy Purchase and install wall pads to cover radiators on the school’s gym walls to prevent student injuries. Amount Awarded: $5,976. Counties Served: Monroe.

New Born Fellowship Purchase playground equipment, resurface outdoor play areas, and provide nutrition information and education to children and families in small urban child care center. Amount Awarded:  $17,970.  Counties Served: Monroe.

New Life Ministries, Inc. Eighteen week program to prevent obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and improve health outcomes for participants from large urban/suburban congregation. Amount Awarded:  $15,420.  Counties Served: Monroe.

New Life Presbyterian Church  Equipment and supplies for urban youth running program for youth aged 6-17 supported by adult volunteers. Amount Awarded:

$5,030.  Counties Served: Monroe.

New Visions Community Services, Inc.  Expand a physical activity program to include adults, youth, and children from congregations of ten churches in the Northeast sector of the City. Program will meet three times a week and include forty-five minutes of age-appropriate physical activity and healthy snacks.  Amount Awarded: $30,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

OASIS Adaptive Sports, Inc.  Purchase a heated, secure storage facility for adaptive ski equipment used in the popular ski program for veterans run by the organization at Bristol Ski Center. Amount Awarded:  $9,500.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Orleans County Health Department  Funding for small equipment and rubber floor tiles to complete furnishing of the Wellness Center for County employees and their families. Orleans County residents lack access to affordable exercise opportunities. Amount Awarded: $3,528.  Counties Served: Orleans.

Partnership for Ontario County, Inc.  Create a satellite office to improve access for families in southern Ontario County and Seneca County to the Child Advocacy Center’s multidisciplinary team (MDT) model of investigating and treating child sex abuse and physical abuse. Amount Awarded:  $16,400.  Counties Served: Ontario;Seneca.

Patrick Place-A Comfort Care Home  Train volunteers who will assist in caring for patients and their families at a new comfort care home. Training will include psycho-social and medical aspects of the terminally ill and how to provide personal care. Amount Awarded:  $5,000.  Counties Served: Livingston;Monroe.

Penfield High Schools’ Life Skills and Post Graduate Program  Increase weekly physical activity and improve nutrition of disabled students ages 12-21 years enrolled in Penfield School District’s life skills and post graduate programs.

Amount Awarded: $6,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Perinton Ecumenical Ministries dba Advent House  Purchase two new hospital beds and mattresses to replace worn equipment and ensure a continued high level of care for terminally ill patients. Amount Awarded:  $6,163.  Counties Served: Genesee;Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Wayne.

Phelps-Clifton Springs CSD  Add cardio fitness equipment to the middle/high school weight room to replace old, unusable equipment and expand capacity for students and faculty. Amount Awarded:  $15,000.  Counties Served: Ontario.

Pittsford Youth Services, Inc.  Provide individual and family bereavement counseling to those affected by family loss and conduct small bereavement groups for youth ages 5-18 years. Program will serve families below the federal poverty level with limited access to bereavement services. Amount Awarded: $2,600.  Counties Served: Monroe.

R Community Bikes, Inc.  Purchase, assemble, and distribute twenty-five trikes to disability service organizations and families for mobility/exercise use by adults who cannot balance two-wheel bikes. Amount Awarded:  $8,750.  Counties Served: Monroe.

REBOUND6K Offer a ten-week summer basketball camp for youth ages 9-20 from the El Camino Neighborhood. Program will offer basketball and related activities five days a week. Amount Awarded:  $11,300.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Refugees Helping Refugees  Peer-driven refugee program to address the problems of health literacy, sedentary life style, inadequate nutrition, and limited English proficiency among resettled refugees. Amount Awarded:  $25,570.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Renaissance Academy Charter School of the Arts  Funding for a part-time physical education teacher and equipment to assist the charter school in providing thirty minutes daily of quality physical education instruction to the school’s students. Amount Awarded:  $21,125.  Counties Served: Wyoming;Genesee;Livingston;Ontario;Orleans;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

RH Cub Care Zone Train and coach after school program teachers to implement the PATHS (Promoting Alternative Thinking Strategies) to improve children’s social-emotional and problem solving skills and reduce negative behaviors.  Amount Awarded: $6,050.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Rochester Childfirst Network  Stock an on-site food pantry to provide fresh fruit and vegetable snacks and healthy recipes to families when they pick up their children from the child care center. Amount Awarded:  $8,727.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Rochester’s Child  Provide twice weekly swimming lessons for children in six- week summer program for at-risk city children who have completed Universal PreKindergarten and will enter Kindergarten in the fall. Amount Awarded: $4,070.  Counties Served: Monroe.

S2AY Rural Health Network Rural Health Network will acquire GIS software and training to map and analyze health and disease data and trends to support public health planning and delivery in five rural counties. Amount Awarded:  $20,360.  Counties Served: Livingston;Ontario;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

Seton Catholic School Purchase and implement the Math and Movement program for all students in grades PreK through sixth to add thirty minutes a day of physical activity during math instructional time. Amount Awarded:  $10,990.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Society for the Protection & Care of Children  Purchase toys, play equipment, and ground covering for outdoor play area at the Monroe County Visitation Center. Center is used by abused or neglected children who must visit their parents under court-ordered supervision. Amount Awarded:  $5,200.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Spiritus Christi Prison Outreach  Purchase two-year long house memberships to the YMCA for men and women returning to the community from incarceration and residing in half way houses. Memberships will allow residents to participate in the wide variety of physical activities at the YMCA. Amount Awarded:  $2,800. Counties Served: Monroe.

St. Joseph School  Provide an extended day wellness program for students aged 5-12 that will include healthy snacks, nutrition education, and sixty minutes of engaging physical activities. Amount Awarded:  $9,367.  Counties Served: Monroe;Wayne.

St. Kateri School Purchase preschool music and movement teaching tools to create multi-sensory, movement-based fitness and learning activities. Amount Awarded: $1,834.  Counties Served: Monroe.

St. Kateri School Purchase and install an 8×24 traverse climbing wall to expand engaging, fun physical activities for students in PreK through 6th grades. Amount Awarded: $10,169.  Counties Served: Monroe.

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church  Repair entrance steps and build an additional ramp to assure safety and access to Henrietta church providing a variety of health benefiting activities for several hundred people per month, small children through elderly. Amount Awarded:  $14,470.  Counties Served: Livingston;Monroe.

St. Peter’s Kitchen Inc. Replace twenty-year-old kitchen freezer for soup kitchen program serving up to two hundred poor and homeless each weekday. Amount Awarded: $13,312.  Counties Served: Monroe.

St. Rita School Purchase equipment for recess, preschool playground use, and outdoor winter activities to increase children’s opportunities for physical activity. Amount Awarded: $5,000.  Counties Served: Monroe;Wayne.

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church  Install door closure hardware, remote releases and intercoms to increase safety and access on entrance doors of urban church hosting a large number of health related activities for the community. Amount Awarded: $6,914.  Counties Served: Monroe.

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church  Replace fifty-year-old boiler and remove asbestos from pipes in urban church providing several health benefiting programs serving a large number of community residents. Amount Awarded: $36,195. Counties Served: Monroe.

Teresa House Inc. Replace deteriorated deck and ramps, repair water drainage system, and replace garage door at comfort care home to improve safe access for families of terminally ill patients and volunteers. Amount Awarded:  $11,027. Counties Served: Wyoming;Genesee;Livingston;Monroe;Ontario.

Teresa House Inc. Replace deteriorating driveway, garage roof, and worn flooring in high traffic, first floor of home providing end-of-life care. Amount Awarded:  $10,000.  Counties Served: Livingston.

The American Legion Post #899 Rayson Miller  Purchase an induction loop system and portable FM unit to enable elderly, hearing impaired veterans to participate in group socialization activities. Amount Awarded:  $8,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

The Center For Youth Services, Inc. Replace worn, broken sports and play equipment at four Rochester crisis shelters for families, children, and teens. Amount Awarded: $5,746.  Counties Served: Monroe.

The Geneva Family YMCA  Renovate and upgrade resistance and strength equipment and flooring in a twenty-year-old wellness center to accommodate new cardiac rehabilitation and senior programs. Amount Awarded:  $20,000. Counties Served: Ontario.

Tilc Ministries Inc. Provide sports, recreation, and healthy cooking programs for children, youth, and families in high-need, low-income EMMA (East Main, Mustard, Atlantic) area of Rochester with little access to physical activities and services. Amount Awarded:  $15,400.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Town of Conesus Install fitness stations in the Town’s Ricky Green Memorial Park to create exercise opportunities for teens and adults. Amount Awarded: $19,200.  Counties Served: Livingston.

Town of Covert, Interlaken Fire Department  Number eight hundred town properties and provide signage for unmarked roads in rural town to assure timely access for emergency fire and medical services. Amount Awarded:  $17,950.  Counties Served: Seneca.

Town of East Bloomfield  Construct a basketball half-court at Veterans Park in East Bloomfield to provide a free court for players of all ages from  area towns and allow East Bloomfield to offer free basketball activities to community residents. Amount Awarded: $7,500.  Counties Served: Ontario.

Town of Ovid, Seneca County Install luminescent address markers in rural town to assure timely access for emergency fire/medical services. Town will propose a policy requiring address markers on newly built dwellings. Amount Awarded $17,192.  Counties Served: Seneca.

Town of Savannah Re-purpose recently acquired ball fields into a multi-use recreational space that will provide town residents with a safe, accessible area for youth sports programs and community activities. Amount Awarded:  $20,000. Counties Served: Wayne.

Trinity Inter-Faith Church, Inc. Provide a twice weekly dance, exercise, and nutrition program for church congregants who are or have at-risk for diabetes and other chronic diseases. Amount Awarded:  $12,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Upstate New York Families for Effective Autism Treatment  Pilot program to assist parents of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to navigate systems of care for their children and locate resources. Amount Awarded: $26,711.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Urban Choice Charter School  Equipment for physical education classes and recess to better equip and reenergize school’s physical activity programs.  Amount Awarded: $5,251.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Urban League of Rochester, NY, Inc.  Expand and diversify health and fitness activities in Urban League’s Afterschool Academy for urban youth in 6-8th grades.  Amount Awarded:  $12,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

URMC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology  Support for the Annual Women’s Health Screening at the Rochester Public Market. The event provides free screening and referrals as needed for several diseases including diabetes, kidney, bone, colon and skin cancers. Amount Awarded:  $5,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

US Institute for Veterans Initiatives  Collaboration with private health care insurers, community agencies, and the Veterans Administration (VA) to identify member subscribers who are veterans, document their eligibility, assist them in VA enrollment, and advocate for their full benefits. Amount Awarded:  $25,000. Counties Served: Wyoming;Genesee;Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Orleans;Seneca;Wayne;Yates.

Veterans Outreach Center, Inc.  Provide intensive training in trauma-informed care for the entire VOC staff and key volunteers, and purchase diagnostic measurement tools for clinical staff to improve screening and response to veterans with symptoms of post traumatic stress and related disorders. Amount Awarded: $25,000.  Counties Served: Monroe.

Volunteer Legal Services Project of Monroe County, Inc.  Provide civil legal services to low-income cancer patients; services include advance care directives, family law, debt management, and bankruptcy services. Amount Awarded: $10,000. Counties Served: Monroe.

Willow Domestic Violence Center of Greater Rochester  Provide regular exercise opportunities and cooking classes for shelter residents, and revamp shelter meal menus for healthier eating. Amount Awarded:  $5,190.  Counties Served: Monroe.

WNY Wreckers  Replace two wheelchairs adapted for individuals with disability affecting all four limbs to play rugby. Amount Awarded:  $5,000.  Counties Served: Livingston;Monroe;Ontario;Orleans.

Yates County Community Services Dept.  Provide Mental Health First Aid or Youth Mental Health First Aid training to staff of organizations in regular contact with the public (police, library, social services, etc.) and interested citizens to increase awareness of mental illnesses, reduce stigma, and encourage appropriate responses to people experiencing mental health crises. Amount Awarded: $11,155.  Counties Served: Yates.