Saratoga Casino & Racing Foundation, Inc.

2008 Grant Awards

  1. Saratoga Bridges-$5000 for their Foster and Adoptive Families program and the Sibishops program.

  2. Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention Council-$3000 for the “Preparing for Independence” on-line training program.

  3. Shelters of Saratoga-$2490 for men and women’s lockers at the homeless shelter in Saratoga Springs.

  4. CAPTAIN Youth and Family Services-$2000 to continue their ‘Teen Talk’ helpline.

  5. Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Services of Saratoga County-$2000 for the Housing and Employment Assistance Program.

  6. Hawley Foundation for Children-$2000 for their discretionary fund used for children with extraordinary needs.

  7. Saratoga Center for the Family-$1890 for group Parenting Programs.

  8. Franklin Community Center-$1700 to fund the Project Lift Open House for 2009.

  9. The Children’s Museum at Saratoga-$1550 to their new two year program “Wiggle and Giggle”.

  10. Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association-$1000 for the Ballston Spa Film Festival.

  11. Empire State College-$1000 to start a Veteran’s education program.

  12. Home Made Theater-$1000 for their “Best of the Best Show”.

  13. Catholic Charities-$1000 for the Saratoga Mentoring Program.

  14. Saratoga Sponsor-A-Scholar-$1000 to provide mentoring programs for disadvantaged High school students.

  15. Saratoga READS!-$800 for books for their ‘Pass along’ and ‘Junior Companion’ book programs.