JLB BEESON COMMUNITY FUND

THE PROCESS FOR SUBMITTING JLB BEESON COMMUNITY FUND GRANT REQUESTS FOR THE 2019-2020 GRANT CYCLE HAS COMPLETED.

The Junior League of Birmingham (JLB) received a record number of submissions (83), requesting more than $3.7 million in funding, for the 2019-2020 JLB Beeson Community Fund grant cycle.  We were able to fund 11.7% of the requests and are pleased to announce that the following agencies will receive funding from the JLB Beeson Community Fund for the 2019-2020 League year.

  • Birmingham Aids Outreach (BAO) – Sensory Accessibility Initiative
  • Birmingham Area Tennis Association (BATA) – Afterschool Education Hub
  • Camp Fire Alabama – Dining Hall Renovation Project
  • Create Birmingham – Jefferson County Memorial Project
  • Freshwater Land Trust – Red Rock Trail System – Jones Valley Extension
  • Girls Inc. of Central Alabama – Junior League of Birmingham Nutrition Center
  • GirlSpring – App Development
  • Grace House Ministries – Grace House 1 Renovation
  • Jones Valley Teaching Farm (JVTF) – Ready to Grow Campaign
  • Junior League of Birmingham – Support of the JLB Mission
  • King’s Home – Prodigal Pottery Expansion Project
  • Rising Hope Academy – Kinesthetic Kids
  • St. Vincent’s Foundation – Human Trafficking Awareness Training
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham – UAB Program for Pediatric Trafficking Victims
  • Vulcan Park Foundation – Right or Privilege? Alabama Women and the Vote Exhibit

Thank you to everyone that applied and for your impactful efforts in our community.

More information about the 2020-2021 JLB Beeson Community Fund grant cycle will be announced at a later date.

Any questions should be addressed to Elizabeth Burgess, 2019-2020 JLB Beeson Community Fund Chair at: beesonfund@jlbonline.com.