2011 Grantees

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General Fund

The Alliance for Appalachia, Charleston, West Virginia —- $6,500
www.theallianceforappalachia.org

Appalachian Center for Equality, Logan, West Virginia —- $4,200
http://afsc.org/resource/appalachian-center-equality-ace-resources

Appalshop, Whitesburg, Kentucky —- $3,775
www.appalshop.org

Beehive Design Collective **, Machias, Maine —- $7,700
www.beehivecollective.org

Big Creek People in Action, War, West Virginia —- $5,700
www.bigcreekpeopleinaction.org

Carpetbag Theatre, Knoxville, Tennessee —- $4,000
www.carpetbagtheatre.org

Clay County Communications – WYAP Radio, Clay, West Virginia —- $4,000
www.wyap.com

Clearfork Community Institute, Eagan, Tennessee —- $5,000

The Clinch Coalition, Nickelsville, Virginia —- $7,700
www.clinchcoalition.net

Coal River Mountain Watch, Whitesville, West Virginia —- $6,700
www.crmw.net

Community Economic Development Network of East Tenn.,
Knoxville, Tennessee —- $5,150
http://cednet.us

Community Shares of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee —- $5,000
www.communitysharestn.org

Direct Action Welfare Group, Charleston, West Virginia —- $7,700
www.wvdawg.org

Fairshake Network, Institute, West Virginia —- $4,000
www.fairshake.org

Highlander Research and Education Center, New Market, Tennessee —- $2,775
www.highlandercenter.org

J.R. Clifford Project, Charleston, West Virginia —- $6,700
www.jrclifford.org

Jobs With Justice of East Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee —- $4,000
www.jwjet.org

Kentucky Coalition, London, Kentucky —- $3,275
www.wftc.org

Kentucky Environmental Foundation, Berea, Kentucky —- $5,700
www.cwwg.org

Marcella Center for the Arts and Education, Sweetwater, Tennessee —- $5,000
www.marcellacenter.org

Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance, Oak Ridge, Tennessee —- $4,000
www.stopthebombs.org

Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition, Huntington, West Virginia —- $3,275
www.ohvec.org

Partnership of African American Churches, Charleston, West Virginia —- $6,700
www.paacwv.org

South Central Educational Development, Bluefield, West Virginia —- $7,500
http://www.facebook.com/pages/South-Central-Educational-Development-Inc/185598241911

Southern Appalachian Mountain Stewards, Wise, Virginia —- $5,700
www.SAMSVA.org

Statewide Organizing for Community eMpowerment, Knoxville, Tennessee —- $3,275
www.socm.org

STAY Project (Stay Together Appalachian Youth), Whitesburg, Kentucky —- $4,000
http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=67119871162

Tennessee Health Care Campaign **, Nashville, Tennessee —- $5,700
www.thcc2.org

United Mountain Defense, Powell, Tennessee —- $6,700
www.unitedmountaindefense.org

Virginia Black Lung Association, Richlands, Virginia —- $7,700

Virginia CARES (Community Action Re-Entry System)**, Roanoke, Virginia —- $2,775
www.vacares.org

Virginia Organizing**, Charlottesville, Virginia —- $3,275
www.virginia-organzing.org

Woodland Community Land Trust, Clairfield, Tennessee —- $5,000

West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Elkview, West Virginia —- $2,775
www.wvcadv.org

West Virginia FREE, Charleston, West Virginia —- $6,000
www.wvfree.org

West Virginia Surface Owners’ Rights Organization —- $5,000
www.wvsoro.org

** – designated for work in Appalachian counties


Technical Assistance Program

Alderson Main Street, Alderson, West Virginia  —- $1,000
www.min7th.com/ams/

Central Appalachian Regional Network, Charleston, West Virginia —- $800
www.CARNnet.org

Cumberland Mountain Outreach, Beattyville, Kentucky —- $250
www.CMOKY.org

Kentucky Coalition, London, Kentucky —- $850
www.wftc.org

Kentucky Environmental Foundation, Berea, Kentucky —- $500
www.cwwg.org

Mélange, Morristown, Tennessee —- $200

Project 2000, Knoxville, Tennessee —- $600

SEEED (Socially Equal Energy Efficient Development), Knoxville, Tennessee —- $750
http://seeedknox.org

Tennesseans for Fair Taxation, Knoxville, Tennessee —- $600
www.fairtaxation.org

United Mountain Defense, Powell, Tennessee —- $800
www.unitedmountaindefense.org


Major support for the Appalachian Community Fund’s General Grantmaking Program comes from
The New York Community Trust.


FOCIS Giving Circle

Clearfork Community Institute, Eagan, Tennessee —- $500

Clinch River Educational Center, Abingdon, Virginia —- $1,000

Woodland Community Development, Clairfield, Tennessee —- $500

Woodland Community Land Trust, Clairfield, Tennessee —- $1,000


GLBTQ Initiative

Madison County Action Team, Berea, Kentucky —- $523


Green Mountain Coffee Roasters East Tennessee Capacity Program

Appalachian Public Interest Environmental Law Conference, Knoxville,
Tennessee —- $675
www.apiel.org

Bradley Initiative for Church and Community, Cleveland, Tennessee —- $600
http://www.bicc-inc.org/

Mélange, Morristown, Tennessee —- $250

Tennessee Alliance for Progress/SEEED, Knoxville, Tennessee —- $500
www.taptn.org and http://seeedknox.org

United Mountain Defense, Powell, Tennessee —- $200
www.unitedmountaindefense.org


Donor Advised Grants

Hearthstone Fund – Peace Education Project, Louisville, Kentucky —- $10,000
www.peaceeducationprogram.org

Anonymous – Appalachian Community Action Agency, Nickelsville, Virginia —- $1,000
www.appcaa.org


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