Grants

Grantees

Each and every day we provide world class philanthropic services. Together we have helped individuals, families and businesses contribute over $27M to make positive change in our communities. In 2022, the Community Foundation for Brevard awarded 252 grants and scholarships totaling nearly $4.4M to programs and institutions in Brevard and beyond. Together, with your help, the number of individuals and organizations that are positively affected by philanthropic efforts is limitless.
2023 Grants Awarded

Competitive Grants
2023 Competitive Grants-Brevard Media Release 

  • 2-1-1 Brevard, Inc.
  • Aging Matters in Brevard
  • AMIkids Space Coast, Inc.
  • Brevard Achievement Center, Inc.
  • Brevard County Legal Aid, Inc.
  • Brevard Cultural Alliance
  • Brevard Hispanic Center, Inc.
  • Brevard Humane Society
  • Brevard Indian River Lagoon Coalition, Inc.
  • Brevard Schools Foundation
  • Brevard Symphony Orchestra, Inc.
  • Brevard Zoo
  • Camp Boggy Creek
  • Candlelighters of Brevard, Inc.
  • Carrfour Supportive Housing
  • Central Brevard Sharing Center
  • Club Esteem
  • Cocoa Beach Main Street
  • Conradina Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society
  • Daily Bread
  • Down Syndrome Association of Brevard
  • Early Learning Coalition of Brevard County Inc
  • Eastern Florida State College Foundation,Inc.
  • Eckerd Youth Alternatives, Inc.
  • Family Promise of Brevard Inc.
  • Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation
  • Florida Odyssey of the Mind: Space Coast Region
  • Florida Wildlife Hospital and Sanctuary
  • Green Gables at Historic Riverview Village Inc
  • Helping Seniors of Brevard County, Inc.
  • Helps Community Initiatives, Inc. (HCI)
  • Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute
  • LEAD Brevard, Inc.
  • Links of Hope, Inc.
  • Love INC of Brevard Inc.
  • Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts
  • Melbourne Chamber Music Society Inc.
  • Native Heritage Gathering, Inc.
  • Neighbor Up Brevard
  • North Brevard Charities Sharing Center, Inc.
  • Pineda Presbyterian Church
  • Promise in Brevard
  • Safe Families for Children
  • Sea Turtle Conservancy, Inc.
  • Serene Harbor, Inc.
  • South Brevard Sharing Center
  • South Brevard Women’s Center, Inc.
  • Space Coast Art Festival, Inc
  • Space Coast Early Steps
  • Space Coast Habitat for Humanity, Inc.
  • St. Francis Reflections Lifestage Care
  • Stella Maris Environmental Research
  • The 99th Squadron, Inc.
  • The Children’s Hunger Project
  • The Community Band of Brevard, Inc.
  • The Salvation Army
  • The Salvation Army Melbourne Pridmore Center
  • Titusville Playhouse Inc.
  • Volunteers of America of Florida, Inc.
  • Walk On Water Ministries of Central Florida, Inc.
  • WAYS for Life, Inc.
  • weVENTURE Women’s Business Center at Florida Tech
  • Wheelchairs 4 Kids
  • Wings of Grace Ministries, Inc.
  • YMCA of Central Florida

Donor Advised Grants

  • Aging Matters in Brevard
  • American National Red Cross
  • AMIkids Space Coast, Inc.
  • Boys & Girls Club of Central FL-Temple Terrace
  • Brevard Alzheimer’s Foundation
  • Brevard Homeless Coalition
  • Brevard Humane Society
  • Brevard Relief Fund
  • Brevard Schools Foundation
  • Brevard Symphony Orchestra, Inc.
  • Brevard Zoo
  • Candlelighters of Brevard, Inc.
  • Childcare Resources of Indian River Inc.
  • Club Esteem
  • College of the Holy Cross
  • Complementary Cancer Care
  • Cotuit Athletic Association, Inc.
  • CureSHANK
  • Daily Bread
  • DC Peers
  • Disabled Veterans National Foundation
  • Down Syndrome Association of Brevard
  • Driven By Heart
  • Environmental Working Group
  • Family Promise of Brevard Inc.
  • Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation
  • Genesis House
  • Georgia State University Foundation, Inc.
  • Groundswell Startups
  • Hawaii Community Foundation
  • Health First Foundation, Inc.
  • Helping Animals Live and Overcome (HALO)
  • Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy
  • Humane Society Highlands County
  • Humane Society of Vero Beach & Indian River County
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Jess Parrish Medical Foundation
  • Life Outreach International Assoc. of Churches
  • Love INC of Brevard Inc.
  • Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the B.V.M.
  • Marine Resources Council of East Florida, Inc.
  • Melbourne Chamber Music Society Inc.
  • Mercy Chefs Inc.
  • Mikey Strong, Inc.
  • NAADAC Education and Research Foundation
  • Nana’s Childrens Home, Inc.
  • Neighbor Up Brevard
  • New Life Mission
  • No Limits Academy
  • Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Foundation
  • Planned Parenthood Federation of America
  • Planned Parenthood of Southwest & Central Florida
  • Preble Street
  • Protect Democracy Project
  • Rolling Readers Space Coast, Inc.
  • Saint Stephen’s Way
  • Sea Turtle Preservation Society
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida
  • Serene Harbor, Inc.
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children
  • South Brevard Women’s Center, Inc.
  • Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center
  • Space Coast Pride, Inc.
  • SPCA of Brevard, Inc.
  • Special Olympics Florida
  • St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
  • St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
  • Stephanie Nicole Ross Foundation Inc
  • The Children’s Hunger Project
  • The Salvation Army Florida
  • The Well
  • Touch of Grey Rescue
  • Walk On Water Ministries of Central Florida, Inc.
  • WAYS for Life, Inc.
  • WFIT 89.5 FM
  • Who We Play For, Inc.
  • World Central Kitchen

Designated Grants

  • Advent Lutheran Church
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Heart Association
  • Brevard Achievement Center Endowment Fund
  • Brevard Humane Society
  • California-Hawaii Elks Major Project, Inc.
  • Central Florida Kidney Centers, Inc.
  • Children’s Hunger Project Endowment Fund
  • Church of Our Saviour
  • Daily Bread
  • Divine Mercy Communications
  • Elevate Brevard Endowment Fund
  • Family Promise of Brevard Inc.
  • Florida United Methodist Children’s Home
  • Grant Community Club
  • Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Community
  • MOAACC Scholarship Corporation
  • Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation
  • New Life Mission
  • No Limits Academy
  • Rolling Readers Space Coast, Inc.
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida
  • Sharing Center of Central Brevard Endowment Fund
  • South Brevard Women’s Center, Inc.
  • Temple Israel
  • The Haven for Children, Inc.
  • Wheelchairs 4 Kids

Field of Interest & Other Grants

  • Aging Matters in Brevard
  • Brevard Cultural Alliance
  • Brevard Homeless Coalition
  • Brevard Humane Society
  • Brevard Zoo
  • Club Esteem
  • Daily Bread
  • Eastern Florida State College Foundation,Inc.
  • Eau Gallie Arts District Main Street, Inc.
  • Elevate Brevard Endowment Fund
  • Family Promise of Brevard Inc.
  • Florida Philanthropic Network
  • Florida Wildlife Hospital and Sanctuary
  • Greater Melbourne Police Athletic League, Inc.
  • Grow Non-Profit Services Corporation
  • Health First Foundation, Inc.
  • LEAD Brevard, Inc.
  • Marine Resources Council of East Florida, Inc.
  • Promise in Brevard
  • Rolling Readers Space Coast, Inc.
  • Save the Manatee Club
  • Sea Turtle Conservancy, Inc.
  • South Brevard Sharing Center
  • South Brevard Women’s Center, Inc.
  • Space Coast Health Foundation, Inc.
  • Space Swap
  • The Quell Foundation
  • University of Miami
  • WAYS for Life, Inc.

This list is updated by the end of each calendar year.