Latest Grant Recipients

Since 1959 the Youth Foundation, Inc. has awarded millions of dollars in grants to local organizations. All of the awards create a positive impact for our area’s children and youth.

The GMAR Youth Foundation, four times each year, awards money to youth programs in Milwaukee, Waukesha, and Washington Counties in the areas of arts and culture, social services, and education. These grants are awarded on behalf of GMAR Members.

Congratulations to the following grant recipients:

Arts and Culture

Danceworks  $1,000

Kids from Wisconsin $2,000

First Stage $1,000

WI Conservatory of Music  $2,500



Sixteenth Street St. Community Health Centers  $1,000

St. Thomas Moore High School  $750

Urban Ecology Center $1,000

Next Door Foundation $1,000

College Possible  $1,500

Renaissance Theater $750

Lead 2 Change $1,500


Social Services

Blessings in a Backpack  $2,500

The Ability Center  $1,000

Vison Forward $2,000