2013 Mental Health Program Grants

Grants Paid During 2013
Including Payments for Grants Awarded in Prior Years


Carson J. Spencer Foundation $20,000
Denver, CO
One-time grant to establish a national presence for its FIRE Within Program. Targeted to high school students, FIRE Within is a year-long highly interactive curriculum which teaches students hands-on business skills, entrepreneurship, leadership and suicide prevention, all of which is then applied to advancing suicide prevention awareness in school and community.
(Second payment of a $80,000 grant)


City Health Works! $30,000
New York, NY
City Health Works! is an organization dedicated to advancing the use of the role of community health workers in the United States by creating a low-cost and high-performing operational model for the delivery of evidence-based interventions by peer coaches (community health workers). Our grant will provide start-up funds, build the organization’s internal capacity and successfully raise funds to support its launch.
(Second  payment of a $90,000 grant)


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The Foundation annually alternates its new grantmaking between its Mental Health, AIDS and Environmental program areas. In 2021, the Foundation will be making new grants in the Environmental program area. Grants will be made at the Fall meeting. Initial letters of inquiry must be received before September 1, 2021. more....

Contact Us / Inquiries

Please address inquiries to:
Anthony C. Wood
Executive Director
Ittleson Foundation, Inc.
15 East 67th Street
New York, NY 10065
(212) 794-2008