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Category Archives: Grantee Features

Meet 2024 Grantee: Body Empowerment Project

This week, we’re spotlighting 2024 grantee Body Empowerment Project, an organization working to decrease eating disorder risk in adolescents, equipping them with skills to live peacefully and healthfully in their bodies.

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Presenting Our 2024 Grantees

We’re excited to announce our 2024 grantees—four nonprofits with an unwavering commitment to this vision and their work to enrich the lives of Philadelphia’s youth!

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Checking in with Our Grantees: Sharing Excess

Get to know 2020 grantee Sharing Excess and learn how they’re helping fight food scarcity in Philadelphia.

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Checking In with Our Grantees: Evoluer House

Get to know the Evoluer House and hear how their 2021 Spruce grant helped underserved teen girls prepare for success.

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Q&A: Meet Our 2023 Grantees

As we approach our 1st Annual Spruce Grantee Showcase, we’re shining a spotlight on our grantees with a fun video Q&A series.

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Announcing Our 2023 Grantees

After weeks of deliberation, we’re incredibly honored to announce this year’s grant recipients: Achieve Now, Collective Climb, Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers, and We Love Philly.

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Checking in with Our Grantees: Camp Jamison

Get to know 2022 grantee Camp Jamison and hear how they’re getting Philly kids outdoors to improve their wellness with a little help from their Spruce grant.

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Checking in with Our Grantees: Hand2Paw

Get to know 2022 grantee Hand2Paw and hear how they’re unleashing opportunities for youth and shelter animals in Philadelphia.

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Checking In with Our Grantees: Thomas & Woods Foundation

Get to know 2020 grantee Thomas and Woods Foundation and hear how they’re improving health and wellness for Philadelphia youth.

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Impact Story – Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus

This fall, Spruce checked in with its 2020 Grantees to see how they were faring admist all the craziness of the past year—and I had the pleasure of checking in with the Spruce Foundation’s 2020 LGBTQ Grantee, Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus (“PGMC”).  PGMC entertains audiences, supports communities, and fosters acceptance through exceptional musical performance. They…

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