Catalyst Grant

Grant Recipients

Catalyst Grant Recipients

Amarillo Area CASA
$20,000
Full-time Development Director
Cactus Nazarene Ministry Center
$10,000
Workforce Enhancement
Donley County Senior Citizens
$12,000
Feeding the Elderly
Dumas Area Crisis Pregnancy Center
$20,000
Program Expansion
Eastridge Mission Center
$10,000
Kingdom Kids
Faith City Mission
$11,000
Basic Services & Recovery Program
Panhandle Breast Health
$10,400
Serving Women with Disabilities
Panhandle Orphan Care Network
$11,800
Panhandle Moses Closets
Panhandle PBS
$8,500
Amarillo in Mind: Mental Health Series
Refuge Ministries
$10,000
Program Growth and Improvement
Speiro Legacies
$6,300
Support At-Risk Families
Tulia Love Fund
$20,000
Christmas Program
2020 Total: $150,000

$150,000 Program Classification

  • $8,500 Arts, Culture, and Humanities
  • $10,000 Education
  • $40,400 Health
  • $91,100 Human Services

$150,000 Type of Support

  • $40,400 General
  • $109,600 Program

$150,000 Service Area

  • $27,300 Local
  • $50,700 Regional
  • $72,000 Rural
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hereford
$5,570
Recruit volunteers to work with youth involved in the criminal justice system
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Texas Panhandle
$16,750
Mentoring Program
Camp Alphie
$15,000
Provide scholarships to send thirty children to camp
Catholic Charities of the Texas Panhandle
$10,000
ESL/Citizenship Classes
Colorful Closets of Amarillo
$10,000
Clothing and Hygiene Items
Donley County Senior Citizens
$10,000
Purchase food for meal service
Eastridge Mission Center
$14,430
Purchase equipment to increase the center's capacity for service
Family Support Services
$20,000
Veterans Resource Center Support
High Plains Helping Hand Inc.
$10,000
Challenge Grant for Education Programs
Hutchinson County United Way
$5,000
Fully-stocked backpacks for disadvantaged students in Hutchinson County
Opportunities, Inc.
$5,000
Purchase Kitchen Equipment
Slam Zone
$10,000
Overhead and Utilities
Texas Ramp Project
$5,000
Amarillo Ramp Project
Transformations by Amarillo Angels
$13,250
Program Case Manager salary support
2019 Total: $150,000

$150,000 Program Classification

  • $10,000 Education
  • $25,000 Health
  • $115,000 Human Services

$150,000 Type of Support

  • $19,470 Capital
  • $61,750 General
  • $68,820 Program

$150,000 Service Area

  • $84,430 Local
  • $30,000 Regional
  • $35,570 Rural
Amarillo Habitat for Humanity
$10,000
Family services
Amarillo Housing First
$20,000
Salary support for executive director
Cactus Nazarene Ministry Center
$20,000
Establish a Health Center
Cactus Nazarene
$20,000
Ministry Center
CASA of the Rolling Plains
$12,500
Recruit, train, retain volunteers
Coalition of Health Services
$20,000
Gateway to Health Careers
Hope Lives Here
$7,500
Support operations
Martha's Home
$20,000
Support operations
Mission Amarillo
$15,000
Mentor young men
Refuge Ministries
$10,000
Homeless/food programs
Safe Place, Inc.
$8,500
Strategic plan
Special Olympics Texas
$6,500
Support 2018 programs
Special Olympics Texas- Panhandle Area
$7,000
Support programs
Texas Ramp Project
$5,000
Wheelchair ramps for elderly, disabled in the Panhandle
YMCA of Plainview
$5,000
Sport and swim programs for the Tulia YMCA
2018 Total: $150,000

$150,000 Program Classification

  • $15,000 Education
  • $14,000 Health
  • $121,000 Human Services

$150,000 Type of Support

  • $57,500 General
  • $92,500 Program

$150,000 Service Area

  • $79,000 Local
  • $21,000 Regional
  • $50,000 Rural
Dumas Area Crisis Pregnancy Center
$5,000
Support operations
Alzheimer's Association West Texas
$4,000
Chapter Outreach and awareness
Amarillo Area Adult Literacy Council
$10,000
Support operations
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hereford
$8,000
Strengthening our Communities
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Texas Panhandle
$9,000
Community-Based matches
Center City of Amarillo
$4,000
Amarillo Community Market
Family Support Services
$20,000
Behavioral Health & Wellness
Hope Lives Here
$6,000
Train service dogs for disabled veterans
Jerry C. Waggoner Medical Foundation (Borger)
$5,000
Dental care for Hutchinson County indigent adults
Make-A-Wish Foundation of North Texas, Texas Plains Regional
$5,000
Direct wish expenses for Panhandle children
Martha's Home
$20,000
Support shelter operations
Meals on Wheels of Dalhart
$7,500
Supplemental Funding
Moore County Volunteer Board
$4,500
Christmas gifting program
Panhandle Promise Project
$5,000
Mentors, programs for children with incarcerated parent
River Road High School
$5,000
Books4Keeps K-6 Book Drive
Spearhead Corporation
$15,000
Support operations
2017 Total: $150,000

$150,000 Program Classification

  • $47,500 Health
  • $102,500 Human Services

$150,000 Type of Support

  • $8,500 Capacity Building
  • $20,000 Capital
  • $54,000 General
  • $67,500 Program

$150,000 Service Area

  • $72,500 Local
  • $6,500 Regional
  • $71,000 Rural
Amarillo Area Breast Health Coalition
$10,000
WISE Woman Rural Expansion Project
Amarillo Area CASA
$20,000
Staff for volunteer recruitment
Amarillo Mercy Ministries
$10,000
Be-Loved mentoring program
Another Chance House
$10,000
Support operations
Buckner Children and Family Services
$10,000
Provide services for youth aging out of foster care
Driskill Halfway House
$20,000
Purchase food and implement a marketing plan
Faith City Mission
$14,164
Purchase kitchen equipment
High Plains Food Bank
$10,000
Support Kids Cafe sites
Hilltop Senior Citizens Association
$10,000
Support operations
Junior Achievement of the High Plains
$5,836
Support operations
Nazareth Independent School District
$10,000
Playground renovations
Pampa Meals on Wheels
$10,000
Support meal program
PampThe Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, North Texas Chapter
$5,000
Co-pays for clients who need financial assistance Meals on Wheels
2016 Total: $150,000

$150,000 Program Classification

  • $15,836 Education
  • $15,000 Health
  • $114,164 Human Services

$150,000 Type of Support

  • $24,164 Capital
  • $45,836 General
  • $75,000 Program

$150,000 Service Area

  • $54,164 Local
  • $40,836 Regional
  • $50,000 Rural