Contributing to a thriving Arlington by supporting the causes which benefit our citizens and enhance the natural surroundings and lifestyle of our city.

What We Do :: Past Grants :: FY 2008 Grant Recipients

Animal Services

City of Arlington Animal Services
First Strike Program – Address Animal Abuse
$50,000

Arts & Culture

Arlington Quilters Guild
Annual Show
$1,000

Friends of the Levitt Pavilion
Levitt Pavilion at Founders Plaza
$20,000

Arlington Symphony Orchestra, Inc.
Kids Notes
$8,000

Arlington Symphony Orchestra, Inc.
High Five Concerts
$4,000

Beautification

COA Environmental Services
Litter-Hotline
$1,500

Friends of the Levitt Pavilion
Levitt Pavilion at Founders Plaza
$5,000

Green Arlington Foundation, Arlington Conservation Council, Mission Arlington / Mission Metroplex
Mission Arlington Curb & Lot Improvements
$15,000

A Wish With Wings, Inc.
Wish House Smartscape
$5,000

Children, Youth & Family

Boys and Girls Club of Arlington
Bright Star – Drop Out Reduction Program
$15,000

Camp Fire USA
Kith and Kin Program
$5,000

City of Arlington Parks & Recreation
Build-a-Dream
$21,000

Clarence Clay Junior Golf Foundation, COA Parks & Recreation Dept.
Youth Development Through Golf
$21,000

Girls Incorporated of Tarrant County
Center Renovation
$15,000

Grace Presbyterian Church of Arlington
Storage Facility
$3,500

HOPE Tutoring Center, Inc.
Reading Rocks Summer Program
$5,000

The Police Foundation – Arlington Texas
PAL Program Expansion – At Risk Teens
$6,095

Recovery Resource Council
Sunshine Club
$20,000

YMCA of Arlington
Miracle League
$20,000

Environment And Energy Conservation

COA Parks & Recreation Department
Interpretive Environmental Signage
$16,900

COA Parks & Recreation Department
Recycling at HPSC
$70,000

Historic Preservation

COA Parks & Recreation Department
Historical Signage
$20,000

Libraries

COA Public Library
On-line Tutoring
$25,000

COA Public Library
NE Library Teen Zone
$25,000

Parks & Recreation

Arlington Veterans Park Foundation
Sculpture & Columns
$50,000

COA Parks & Recreation
Fitness Equipment
$30,000

Junior League Of Arlington
Water Fountain Feature in Founders Plaza
$50,000

Friends of the Levitt Pavilion
Levitt Pavilion at Founders Plaza
$75,000

River Legacy Foundation
Wetlands
$37,500

River Legacy Foundation
River Access
$23,000

Safe Neighborhoods

Arlington Professional Fire Fighters Assoc
Vial of Life Program
$10,000

Boys and Girls Club
Building Expansion
$50,000

COA Animal Services
First Strike- Animal Services
$50,000

COA Parks & Recreation Department
Foster & Misenhimer Neighborhood Park
$50,000

Lamar Baptist Church
Family Life Park
$50,000

Strong Neighborhoods

Arlington Life Shelter
Reaching Out Program
$50,000

COA Libraries
Expand Literacy Programs
$50,000

COA Parks & Recreation Department
Naturally Fun on Wheels- No Child Left Inside
$15,000

COA Planning Department
Oak Hill Neighborhood Improvements
$50,000

Family Pathfinders
Family Self-Sufficiency Program
$25,000