Safety Net Grantees 2012 - San Mateo

OrganizationArea ServedPurposeAmount
Coastside HopeSan MateoGeneral operating grant for safety-net program.$70,000
Ecumenical Hunger ProgramSan MateoSupport for current safety-net programs, which provide services to over 17,000 unduplicated individuals annually.$15,000
El Concilio of San Mateo County San MateoSupport for short term safety-net assistance to stabilize immediate needs by providing emergency housing/shelter, food and related services.$63,250
Fair Oaks Community Center Food and Shelter ProgramSan MateoSupport for food, shelter and homeless prevention services to low, very low and extremely low income households.$80,000
HandsOn Bay AreaBothSupport for the Safety-Net Action Program, which recruits and manages volunteers delivering  more than 2,250 hours of direct service in support of food, housing access and health services.$10,000
HIP HousingSan MateoSupport for low income and newly vulnerable populations by matching homeowners and renters who have space available with persons in need of affordable housing.$50,000
Mental Health Association of San Mateo CountySan MateoSupport for a staff position to provide intensive case management services to help residents at the Spring Street Shelter apply for benefits, mental health and medical services, and alternative housing. $30,000
North Peninsula Neighborhood Services CenterSan MateoSupport for emergency food, monthly groceries, short-term shelter, housing rental assistance and access to community services. $40,000
Pacifica Resource CenterSan MateoSupport for Safety-Net Program that provides food support, housing assistance and other services through case management for low-income families and individuals in Pacifica.$66,750
Peninsula Volunteers, Inc.San MateoSupport to provide hot, nutritious weekday meals to homebound seniors and individuals with disabilities.$20,000
Project We H.O.P.E.San MateoSupport for Project We H.O.P.E., the only warming shelter in East Palo Alto during the inclement weather months of 2012/2013.$10,000
Puente de la Costa SurSan MateoSupport for Rural Coordinated Case Management and Advocacy Program.$75,000
Samaritan HouseSan MateoSupport for food, shelter and housing stabilization services for families and individuals in greatest need.$150,000
Second Harvest Food BankSan MateoSupport for food assistance programs and services, which ensure that those in need have access to healthy, nutritious food throughout the year.$150,000
Senior Coastsiders San MateoSupport for the nutrition program, which will serve 17,000 hot meals to at least 450 people over 60 years of age per year at the center or in their homes.$10,000
Shelter NetworkSan MateoSupport for emergency and transitional housing for homeless families in San Mateo County.$75,000
St. Anthony’s Padua Dining RoomSan MateoSupport for free, hot meals and take‐away surplus food, fresh fruit, vegetables and bread so families may prepare meals at home.$25,000
StarVistaSan MateoSupport for transitional housing, emergency overnight, crisis care, healthy meals and case management for 120 runaway, homeless former foster youth aged 10-24 in San Mateo County.$25,000
SVdP’s Peninsula Family Resource Center (PFRC)San MateoSupport for distribution of emergency rent and utility aid.$35,000