Horizon Foundation
Grants Made in June 2001

American Storyboard, Inc. John J. Ronan,
President
Gloucester, Massachusetts
One year grant of $10,000 to support the production of a documentary video titled, Gloucesterxs Adventure: An American Story, based on the Historic Landmark schooner berthed in Gloucester.
Appalachian Mountain Club Andrew J. Falender,
Executive Director
Boston, Massachusetts
One year grant of $18,000 to support the Youth Opportunities Program, which provides leadership and wilderness training to youth workers which then allows them to lead trips for under served city kids.
Artworks Beth Linnerson-Daly,
Executive Director
Trenton, New Jersey
One year grant of $15,000 to support the fourth year of Learning Through Art , a program in which artists work with classroom teachers and use art as a teaching tool to address multiple learning styles. Funding will also be used to improve documentation and expand the program.
Barnstable Land Trust, Wianno Land Preservation Project Jackie Barton,
Executive Director
Cotuit, Massachusetts
One year grant of $2,000 to support the Trust's ongoing operations.
Child Development Programs of Cape Ann Susan Todd,
Executive Director
Gloucester, Massachusetts
One year grant of $5,000 to support the launching of Cleaning the Coast, a twelve-week summertime environmental education initiative for children in CDP's School Age Programs.
Community Foundation of Cape Cod Elizabeth Gawron,
Executive Director
Yarmouthport, Massachusetts
One year grant of $15,000 to expand and support CFCC's environmental grantmaking programs.
Essex Art Center Leslie Costello,
Executive Director
Lawrence, Massachusetts
One year grant of $20,000 to aid in the purchase of a 14-passenger van to transport disadvantaged students to EACxs programs and classes.
Greater Lawrence Family Health Center Dr. Philip Bolduc,
Resident
Lawrence, Massachusetts
One year grant of $3,000 to support Leadership Adventures, a program that provides educational activities, outdoor adventures, and volunteer experiences to low-income minority students of Lawrence High School.
Maine Lakes Conservancy Ship Bright,
Executive Director
Nobleboro, Maine
Completed year two of a three year grant of $20,000 each year, to support the hiring of the Director of Education to design and implement the experiential environmental education conducted in mobile floating classrooms.
Maine Lakes Conservancy Ship Bright,
Executive Director
Nobleboro, Maine
One year grant of $10,000 to support the Conservancy's ongoing operations.
Merrimack River Watershed Council Beth Handler Brazil,
Education Program Manager
Lawrence, Massachusetts
Completed two year grant of $8,000 to support Adopt-A-Salmon Family Program: Providing Teacher Support for Interdisciplinary Watershed Education, for a total of $20,000.
Massachusetts Audubon Society Charlotte Shire,
Director, Wildwood
Lincoln, Massachusetts
Two year grant of $20,000 each year for the next two years to support initial program and curriculum planning, program evaluation, and the purchase of basic supplies for the MAS' Camp Wildwood Leader in Training program.
National Marine Life Center, Inc. Sallie K. Riggs,
President
Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
Two year grant of $20,000 for year one and $10,000 for year two to support the development of the center's environmental education exhibits focusing on marine animals, their ocean environment, and the human impact on both.
Passage Theatre June Ballinger,
Producing Artistic Director
Trenton, New Jersey
One year grant of $15,000 to support the theater's State Street Project, an after school mentoring program designed to raise the aspirations of Trentonxs youth by pairing them with professional theater artists for both playwriting and performing.
Portland Trails Nan Cumming,
Executive Director
Portland, Maine
One year grant of $7,000 to support the Trails to Leadership, a program that involves children in the research, planning, and construction of a trail near their school to increase awareness and involvement in the natural and built environment around them.
Princeton Area Community Foundation Nancy W. Kieling,
Executive Director
Skillman, New Jersey
One year grant of $15,000 to support a collaboratively funded technical assistance project for needy grassroots non-profit organizations in Mercer County.
Princeton Girl Choir Janet Perkins,
Managing Director
Princeton, New Jersey
One year grant of $2,000 to support the Choir's ongoing operations.
Round Top Center for the Arts Kelly Patton Brook,
Theater Director
Damariscotta, Maine
One year grant of $7,000 to support the production of Pond Work: An Environmental Performance Art Project, a visual and narrative performance addressing the human response to species extinction and its significance to contemporary civilization.
S.A.F.E. Studio, Inc. Deborah Moules,
Executive Director
Ipswich, Massachusetts
One year grant of $500 to support S.A.F.E. Studio's ongoing operations.
Youth at Risk, Endicott College Michael J. Duda,
Director of Community Programs
Beverly, Massachusetts
One year grant of $6,000 to support the Youth at Risk Network.