MVP Grant Recipients

The following organizations received a total of $860,500 in funding from the Macon Violence Prevention Grant Program to implement programs or initiatives aimed at preventing and reducing violent crime in Macon-Bibb County.

PACE Center for Girls, Inc. ($45,000)
Empowering Girls Against Violence

Next Level Community Development Center ($90,000)
Camp Zion

YouthUp ($20,000)
Empowering Youth for a Safer Macon-Bibb

Grow Macon ($20,000)
Shared Roots Initiative

Next Step Recovery ($10,000)
Counseling and Reentry Expansion

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Heart of Georgia ($50,000)
Mentoring for Change Youth Violence Prevention Program

WEALTH ASAP ($20,000)
Equipped for Life

Central Georgia CASA ($60,000)
CASA Volunteers for Children and Youth

Chess and Community ($45,000)
Youth Development Program

United Way of Central Georgia ($15,000)
Safe at Home

Campus Clubs ($30,000)
Safety in Numbers

Crisis Line & Safe House of Central Georgia ($45,000)
Enhancing Safety for Victims of Domestic Violence

Unity-N-Community ($10,000)
Live to Be Future Leaders

Project Avalanche ($10,000)
Tutoring and Mentoring Program

Men About Change ($40,000)
“Learning for Life” Approach

Girls Dig Deeper Initiative ($10,000)
The Winners’ Mindset and Project

Two Hands International ($30,000)
H20 Champions Program

Appleton Episcopal Ministries ($15,500)
Free to Read Summer Program

Central Georgia Council, BSA ($50,000)
Mentors in Scouting

100 Black Men or Macon-Middle Georgia ($20,000)
100 Accelerated Interest in Reading

Lead With Literacy ($50,000)
Macon Family Time

Fathers Among Men ($10,000)
Urban Scout Club

Macon Arts Alliance ($20,000)
Anti-Violence Academy

Teens to Queens by Shira ($10,000)

The Methodist Home for Children and Youth ($10,000)
Infant-Early Childhood Mental Health Program

Georgia Legal Services Program ($25,000)
Education Now for a Violence-Free Future

Hope Youth Sports Association ($10,000)
Helping our Youth Accomplish Goals

The Mentors Project of Bibb County ($20,000)
Bridge Mentoring

Diamonds on our Mind Foundation ($15,500)
A C.H.A.N.C.E. (Creating Hope and Nurturing Community Engagement) for Middle Georgia Males

Living Bread Restoration Outreach ($20,000)
Victory Academy

Macon RBI ($35,000)
Macon RBI Program

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