In 2016, the Community Foundation for Brevard awarded 147 grants and scholarships totaling more than $1.44 million to local programs and institutions. Together, with your help, the number of individuals and organizations that are positively affected by philanthropic efforts is limitless.

primary_flameThe Community Foundation for Brevard is very appreciative of the compassion and generosity shown by our county’s residents. This could not have been possible without the tremendous support from our donors. Thank you.


2016 Grants Awarded

Competitive & DAF Catalog Grants

  • Brevard Aiding Shelter Animals Project
  • Brevard Alzheimer’s Foundation, Inc.
  • Brevard C.A.R.E.S.
  • Brevard County Legal Aid
  • Brevard Family Partnership
  • Brevard Library Foundation
  • Brevard Neighborhood Development Coalition
  • Brevard PALS
  • Brevard Rescue Mission, Inc.
  • Brevard Symphony Orchestra
  • Brevard Symphony Youth Orchestra
  • Brevard Zoo
  • Candlelighters of Brevard
  • Central Brevard Humane Society
  • Children’s Home Society of Florida
  • Club Esteem
  • Daily Bread
  • Easter Seals Florida, Inc.
  • Florida Wildlife Hospital and Sanctuary
  • Henegar Center for the Arts
  • Jess Parrish Medical Foundation
  • LEAD Brevard
  • Links of Hope
  • Love INC of Brevard, Inc.
  • Melbourne Center for Personal Growth
  • North Brevard Charities Sharing Center
  • Pregnancy Resources
  • Promise, Inc.
  • Rolling Readers Space Coast
  • Sea Turtle Conservancy
  • South Brevard Sharing Center, Inc.
  • Space Coast Early Intervention Center
  • SPCA of Brevard
  • The Children’s Hunger Project
  • The M.O.R.G.A.N Project
  • Walk on Water Equine Assisted Therapy
  • Women’s Center

Donor Advised Grants

  • 2-1-1 Brevard
  • American Cancer Society
  • Astronauts Memorial Foundation
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida, Inc
  • Brevard Aiding Shelter Animals Project, Inc.
  • Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Police Athletic League
  • Brevard Neighborhood Development Center
  • Brevard Rescue Mission
  • Brevard Schools Foundation
  • Brevard Sheriff’s Office Police Athletic League
  • Brevard Zoo
  • Bridges BTC
  • Cancer Care Center of Brevard
  • Candlelighters of Brevard, Inc.
  • Children’s Home Society
  • Club Esteem, Inc.
  • College of the Holy Cross
  • Eastern Florida State College
  • Florida Wildlife Hospital & Sanctuary
  • Genesis House
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Haven for Children
  • Healthy Start Coalition of Brevard County, Inc
  • Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy
  • Hubbs-Sea World Research Institute
  • Junior Achievement of the Space Coast
  • Junior League of South Brevard
  • Love INC of Brevard
  • Nana’s House
  • National Center for Advanced Technologies
  • Purdue University
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida
  • Space Coast Machinist Apprenticeship Program
  • Space Foundation
  • The Women’s Center
  • United Way of Brevard
  • University of Central Florida
  • University of Florida
  • University of Puerto Rico
  • Villanova University

Designated Grants

  • American Cancer Society
  • American Heart Association
  • California-Hawaii Elks Major Project, Inc
  • Central Brevard Humane Society
  • Church of Our Saviour
  • Daily Bread, Inc.
  • Grant Community Club
  • Haven for Children
  • MOACC Scholarship Corporation
  • No Limits Academy
  • Rolling Readers Space Coast, Inc.
  • Temple Israel

Medical Research Grants

  • Florida Institute of Technology
    1. Alzheimer’s Research
    2. Cancer Research

Field of Interest & Other Grants

  • 211 Brevard
  • Arnold Palmer Medical Center Foundation