Scripps Howard Foundation  

Community Fund

Programs and Projects
Journalism Fund

Community Fund

Greater Cincinnati Fund
Literacy Grants

Grant Guidelines

2009 Community Fund Grants awarded in Scripps communities 

Abilene (Texas) Reporter-News
Hendrick Medical Center Foundation
Capital campaign for Children’s Hospital

Anderson (S.C.) Independent-Mail
Anderson University
Library capital campaign

United Way of Anderson County
DollyWood Foundation partnership

The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, Tenn.
"Families in Transition" Program

Boy Scouts of America (Chickasaw Council)
Learning for Life and Scout Reach programs

Christ Community Health Services
Tutoring, character education and mentoring of students

Church Health Center
Clinic and healthcare programs for uninsured

College Media Advisers
Adviser's Workshop

Memphis PREP Program
College prep/leadership skills for inner-city students

Corpus Christi (Texas) Caller-Times
Del Mar College Foundation
Computer equipment

Food Bank of Corpus Christi
Diabetes Hands-on Program

Evansville (Ind.) Courier & Press
College Mentors for Kids
General support

Evansville Christian Life Center
Family Restoration Program

Evansville Museum
Building renovation

The New Harmony Project
Writers' conference

The Gleaner, Henderson, Ky.
Kentucky Philanthropy Initiative
Kentucky Commission on Philanthropy

Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence
Improve public education in Kentucky

St. Anthony Hospice
Capital campaign

University of Kentucky
Journalism Scholarships

Kitsap Sun, Bremerton, Wash.
Bremerton High School Pay It Forward Scholarship
General support

KJRH-TV, Tulsa, Okla.
Crime Commission
Safe Escape program

Knoxville (Tenn.) News Sentinel
Friends of Great Smoky Mountain National Park
Trail preservation project

Friends of the Knox County Public Library
Imagination Library

United Way of Greater Knoxville
Bus for Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley

KSHB-TV, Kansas City, Mo.
Education and literacy initiative,, Cincinnati
Kentucky Humanities Council
Chautaqua presentations in Kentucky schools

Kentucky Philanthropy Initiative
Kentucky Commission on Philanthropy

Northern Kentucky University Foundation
Digital Age Summer Workshop

Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence
Improve public education in Kentucky

University of Kentucky
Journalism scholarships

Naples (Fla.) Daily News
Education Foundation of Collier County
Community Engagement Project

Redding (Calif.) Record Searchlight
Turtle Bay Exploration Park
A T. Rex Named Sue exhibit

San Angelo (Texas) Standard-Times
Tom Green County Library    
Capital campaign

Scripps Treasure Coast Newspapers, Fla.
Children's Home Society of Florida  
Transitional living program for foster children

Hibiscus Children's Center
Programs for abused and neglected children

Indian River County Chamber of Commerce
Capital campaign

PACE Center for Girls
Computer network system upgrade

Special Equestrians of the Treasure Coast
Therapeutic riding programs
United Media, New York City
The Brearley School

Habitat for Humanity, New York City
General support

Ventura County (Calif.) Star
Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families
General support of programs

KCLU Public Radio
Capital campaign

Moorpark College
Multimedia equipment

Segue Career Path Mentors
Expansion of Mentors Program

WCPO-TV, Cincinnati
Cincinnati Human Relations Commission
Great Youth Debate

Invest in Neighborhoods Inc.
City Council/May Candidate Forum

Northern Kentucky University Foundation
Digital Age Summer Workshop

WEWS-TV, Cleveland
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
On the Road teleconferencing program

WFTS-TV, Tampa, Fla
College Media Advisers
Adviser's Workshop

Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Statewide domestic violence hotline

MLK Holiday & Legacy Association
Martin Luther King Day Parade

Muscular Dystrophy Association
General support

Poynter Institute for Media Studies
General support

Wichita Falls (Texas) Times Record News
First Step Inc.
Domestic violence program

Interfaith Ministries
Client Assistance Program

Kemp Center of the Arts
Marketing brochure

Museum of North Texas History
1912 Model T Touring Car

Wichita Falls Area Food Bank
Capital campaign

WMAR-TV, Baltimore
Good Samaritan Hospital
General support

Johns Hopkins Children’s Center 
General support

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
General support

Maryland School for the Blind
General support

National Aquarium in Baltimore
General support

National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Maryland Chapter
General support

Signal 13 Foundation
Support to Baltimore Law Enforcement Officers and their families

Susan G. Komen for the Cure
General support

Union Memorial Hospital
General support

WPTV-TV, West Palm Beach, Fla.
Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County
Literacy materials

All properties
American Institute for Public Service
Jefferson Awards

Trustees Fund
Boys & Girls Club of the Texas Hill Country
City Critters Inc., New York City
Congregation of Divine Providence
Elisa Monte Dance, New York City
Historic Tennessee Theatre Foundation
Institute of International Education, New York City
Inter American Press Association, Miami

Kentucky Humanities Council, Melbourne, Ky.
MALDEF, Los Angeles
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City
Norwood Service League, Norwood, Ohio

St. Xavier High School, Cincinnati
University of Texas at El Paso
The Warren Education Fund, Warrenton, N.C.


Students help one another with an assignment in a Junior Achievement class in Henderson, Ky. A Foundation grant to the organization helps students learn about business, finances and careers.