Archive for Grant News

FHL Foundation Makes Fall 2018 Grants

At our October 9th, 2018, Fall board meeting the board approved the following grants: Vero Beach Art Museum (international lecture series) — $10,000 Bienvenidos Outreach (Food Pantry) — $7,500 Animal Humane (Vet Clinic – Dental Procedures) — $20,000 Bridges for Education (First Gen College Prep) — $20,000 Imagination Library (books for children) — $5,000 Libros […]

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NOVA Video — Child Separation Policies and the Psychological Damage They Could Cause

We just received word from attachment researcher Dr. Karlen Lyons-Ruth that she was profiled in a short NOVA video on current child separation policies and the psychological damage such policies could cause. Click on this link to view this video over at NOVA’s Facebook page. Our Foundation has provided funding in support of Dr. Lyons-Ruth’s […]

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REPRINT: “Separation Is Never Ending: Attachment Is a Human Right” by Jessica Borelli

I was recently contacted by Kazuko Behrens by email. Kazuko is an attachment researcher. Our Foundation funded Kazuko’s research in the past. Kazuko informed me that a number of attachment researchers (a few of which have also received funding from our Foundation) have released a statement concerning the parent-child separations taking place along the US-Mexico […]

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FHL Foundation Makes Winter 2018 Grants

At its January 30th, 2018, board meeting, the board made the following grants: Dental Care In Your Home—$10,000. DCIYH provides dental care to people who are home bound or who may have special needs. They provide exams, teeth cleanings, x-rays, fillings, and more. University of South Florida—$15,000. This grant is in support of cancer research. […]

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FHL Foundation Makes Fall 2017 Grants

At its October 10th, 2017, board meeting, the board made the following grants: Language Conservancy—$5,000. This grant is in support of efforts to create a Keres dictionary. Keres is the language of the Pueblo of Acoma. Back in 2012, the Foundation made a grant to the Lakota Language Consortium. This grant was designed to put […]

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Update: Grant to Hydroplane & Raceboat Museum

David Williams, executive director at the Hydroplane & Raceboat Museum in Kent, WA, sent me an interim update report on the grant we made in support of their J(Junior)-Hydro Program. David writes the following: “J (Junior) Class racing uses the same 15 cubic inch motor on two different styles of boats. One is a 3 […]

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FHL Foundation Makes Summer 2017 Grants

At its July 11th, 2017, board meeting, the board made the following grants: Cochiti Elementary School — $5,000. This grant is in support of the RunFit program at Cochiti Elementary School. This grant will also be used to defray the cost of having a NDI (National Dance Institute) program at Cochiti. We made a grant […]

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Grant to J-Hydro Program—Experiential Education

At our January 31st, 2017, board meeting, the board approved a $15,000 grant to the Hydroplane & Raceboat Museum in Kent, Washington, in support of their J-Hydro Program. The J-Hydro Program is designed to allow boys and girls to build a hydroplane and, if they so choose, to race their boat. The Museum provides the […]

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