Grants and Giving

				
				
				
				
				
				
				

Herb Kohl Philanthropies is proud to support these projects in our defined program areas.

EDUCATION

St Francis Children’s Center

$50,000
Awarded: 2018

Milwaukee Community Schools Initiative, United Way

$100,000
Awarded: 2019

Milwaukee Succeeds

$250,000
Awarded: 2018

Donors Choose.org

$500,000
Awarded: 2018
This grant provides support for Wisconsin classroom projects and Social Emotional Learning match.

Donors Choose.org

$500,000
Awarded: 2019
This grant provides support for classroom projects throughout Wisconsin.

M3 ‐ MATC, MPS and UWM Collaboration to transform the future through Education

$284,000
Awarded: 2018

Playworks

$10,000
Awarded: 2018

UW Madison ‐ Lafollette School Research Competition

$300,000
Awarded: 2018

Next Door Foundation

$50,000
Awarded: 2017

Milwaukee Academy of Science

Milwaukee, WI
$50,000
Awarded: 2017
This grant provides unrestricted operating support to the school.

Milwaukee Academy of Science
Milwaukee Academy of Science
Milwaukee Academy of Science

Milwaukee Academy of Science


Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra

Milwaukee, WI
$25,000
Awarded: 2017
This grant provides support for MYSO summer programming.


ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY

The Sherman Phoenix

$50,000
$25,000
Awarded: 2018
Support for new business hub that provides positive economic and social return by transforming a property, supporting entrepreneurship and building community wealth.

Grand Avenue Club

$10,000
Awarded: 2018

Homeless Veterans Initiative

$10,000
Awarded: 2018

Teens Grow Greens

$10,000
Awarded: 2018

Walnut Way

$10,000
Awarded: 2018

Housing First - Milwaukee County Housing Division

Milwaukee, WI
$300,000
Awarded: 2017
This grant supports the commitment of our community to provide disruptive change that addresses the pervasiveness of homelessness through housing first, then case management.

Grand Avenue Club

Milwaukee, WI
$10,000
Awarded: 2017
This grant supports the work that helps individuals with mental illness access housing, employment and education.


QUALITY OF LIFE

Park People of Milwaukee County

$5,000
Awarded: 2018

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

$30,000
Awarded: 2019

Sixteenth Community Health Centers

$40,000
Awarded: 2019

Progressive Community Health Centers

$40,000
Awarded: 2019

Outreach Community Health Centers

$25,000
Awarded: 2019

Milwaukee Health Services

$10,000
Awarded: 2019

Bread of Healing

$40,000
Awarded: 2019

Affordable Dental Care

$10,000
Awarded: 2019

United Ways all across Wisconsin

$350,000
Awarded: 2019

Bread of Healing Clinic

Milwaukee, WI
$50,000
Awarded: 2017
This grant supports neighborhood based health care for the individuals with financial barriers.

United Performing Arts Fund

Milwaukee, WI
$50,000
Awarded: 2017
Presenting sponsor of the 50th Anniversary of UPAF