Past Recipients

Congratulations to all past grant recipients!


We Salute you and your vision to contribute in positive and meaningful ways to our communities, our nation and our world. Please take a moment to learn more about the incredible people and organizations that have won grants from Impact Giving.

2014 Grant Recipients

4 Local / 3 Global Nonprofits = $131,000 Awarded

Lotus Outreach – $30,000

The Blossom Bus provides girls-only buses so 300 girls can receive secondary education in rural India.

Voices for Children – $25,000

Provides Court Appointed Special Advocates for 150 emancipated foster youth as they transition to independence in San Diego.

OC Child Abuse Prevention – $20,000

Provides individual case work for 20 at-risk mothers of toddlers in Orange County.

Women Helping Women – $15,000

Provides job training and support services for 4,000 disadvantaged men, women and teens in Orange County.

Family Promise of Orange County, Inc. – $15,000

Purchases and maintains a van to support family rescue, food delivery, and school transportation for 120 at-risk families in Orange County.

Chhahari – $13,000

Provides 22 orphaned children school tuition in Nepal.

Action Kivu – $13,000

Establishes a sewing center allowing 60 at-risk women full-time work to provide for their families in the Congo.

2013 Grant Recipients

$130,000 to 4 local & 2 global organizations

Just In Time – $40,000

90 foster youth provided with emergency goods, supportive relationships and life skills.

Lotus Outreach  – $25,000

544 at risk girls in Cambodia receive bicycles, providing safety and opportunity to continue their education and improved futures.

Access OC – $20,000

87 uninsured OC patients will receive urgently needed surgical procedures giving them a life without pain and improving their quality of life.

Chhahari – $17,000

23 Nepalese orphans provided reliable solar energy, and the ability to continue their studies.

Families Forward – $15,000

Orange County homeless families taught long-term self-sufficiency through housing, financial education and case management.

KidWorks Community Development Corporation – $13,000

72 children in Santa Ana provided after-school learning center and a safe alternative to gang life.

2012 Grant Recipients

3 Local / 3 Global Nonprofits = $130,000 Awarded

Just in Time – $30,000

Provide a safety net for 60 former foster youth in San Diego county through life skill education and emergency resources.

Families Forward – $30,000

Overcome homelessness and attain long-term self-sufficiency by providing housing, financial education and case management to at-risk families in Orange County.

Lotus Outreach  – $20,000

437 at-risk and exploited girls in Cambodia receive bicycles providing the opportunity to continue their education and improve their futures.

R Star Foundation – $20,000

Provide women in rural Nepal with 80 goats to help build businesses, generate income, and develop community.

International Princess Project – $20,000

Create independence for girls in India once enslaved in sex trade by providing new skills and healthcare in a safe environment.

OC Child Abuse Prevention – $10,000

Reduce child abuse in 70 families in Orange County by focusing on positive parenting practices, resulting in decreased domestic violence and increased family health.

2011 Grant Recipients

6 Local / 1 Global Nonprofits = $125,000 Awarded

International Princess Project — $30,000

60 Women in India once enslaved in sex trade will be given independence and self-sufficiency.

Just In Time — $18,000

Former foster youth provided emergency resources, gain self-sufficiency, develop lasting relationships.

Miracles for Kids — $17,000

Food and necessities for 200 low income families with critically ill children living in Southern California.

WISEPlace — $15,000

Women facing critical challenges will be provided shelter, stability and opportunities for self-sufficiency.

Women Helping Women — $10,000

Disadvantaged adults will be provided tools to succeed in an Employment Success Program.

The Wooden Floor — $20,000

90 At-risk youth will receive academic tools and college counseling.

Voices of Children — $15,000

Foster care program launched through training 100 CASA Advocates.

2010 Grant Recipients

2 Local / 5 Global Nonprofits = $90,000 Awarded

The Hunger Project — $20,000

housands of men, women and children in 10 African villages empowered to end their own hunger.

Free Wheelchair Mission — $15,000

Immediate and sustainable life change through mobility for 253 disabled people and their Families.

Helping Hand Worldwide — $13,000

Feeding, clothing, medicine and more for 20,000 people in Orange County monthly.

ASCRS American Society for Cataract & Refractive Surgery — $15,000

The gift of sight for 2,000 adults and children in Ethiopia.

Girls Inc., Orange County — $10,000

Teaching 240 girls to become strong, smart and bold.

Human Rights USA — $10,000

Protection for 10,000 Human Rights Victims against human traffickers.

Ethiopian Family Fund — $ 7,000

Healthy sustainable lives for 10 Ethiopian children and their families.