Grant: $10,000 (Rapid Response) AIDS Ministries works to create a supportive environment for children, adults and families infected with or affected by HIV and AIDS. The organization provides free HIV testing, education, and care coordination with offices in both South Bend and Elkhart.

Grant: $50,000 Builders of Hope mobilizes local community volunteers to help repair and restore homes for the elderly, limited income populations and those with physical limitations. The service of the organization is rooted in the concept of compassion ministry and

Grant: $4,500 The Goshen Interfaith Hospitality Network provides shelter to homeless families through the cooperation of 18 church partners. Each church rotates the responsibilities of being a host, providing lodging, meals, and a welcoming atmosphere.

Grant: $33,000 The Samaritan Center is a not-for-profit counseling organization that works to create happier and healthier individuals and couples through a mind, body, and spirit approach.

Grant: $15,000 The YWCA works to empower women who are victims of abuse, sexual assault or have a chemical dependency. As part of one of the largest multicultural women’s organizations in the world,