2014 Grant Award Recipients
JustFundKY has awarded grants to 12 community-based organizations that advocate and advance fairness for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender citizens. Its Cliff Todd Endowment supports the following 2014 initiatives around the state:
$2,000 to help produce "We Are Lexington" web video to promote Lexington as a Fairness friendly city where diversity is appreciated.
BLUEGRASS BLACK PRIDE
$5,000 for its project: Examining Homophobia in the African American Community which includes guest speaker Mandy Carter.
$4,950 to support its Senior Group, GSA, Hispanic Outreach, Disabled Outreach, Company Q, Sean Strub program, and TransyKy.
SENIOR PRIDE INITIATIVE
$2,500 to support its 2014 Conference to increase competency of community groups servicing LGBTQ elders
$1,366 to conduct Impact Training to help prevent violence against LGBTQ individuals.
UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY CENTER FOR INTERPROFESSIONAL HEALTH CARE EDUCATION
$4,875 to create and disseminate web-based continuing education modules on LGBTQ health for rural health care providers.
$5,000 to help produce the Silas House play "This is my heart for you" around the state. This play explores growing up gay in Appalachia.
MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY
$1,500 to support its "Respect My Identity" educaton program about the Trans community.
ALPHABET CENTER AT EKU
$3,900 to bring Ash Beckham to Richmond for a speaking engagement.
LOUISVILLE LGBT FILM FESTIVAL
$1,000 to support the 2014 Film Festival.
HARVEY MILK SOCIETY (BEREA COLLEGE)
$3,500 to sponsor its Fairness Day program.
MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY
$2,000 to support the Come Together Conference — training LGBTQ leaders from all Ky Colleges and Universities.