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Season of giving continues: Phillies Charities, Inc. announces 2013 grant recipients

Dozens of local charities and organizations that have been making an impact in the community were recently selected to receive a Phillies' Charities, Inc. grant.

"There are so many community heroes that provide invaluable services to individuals and families in times of need," said Lyn Montgomery, President, Phillies Charities, Inc. "It is our hope that the Phillies' Charities grants awarded will continue to aid the efforts of these outstanding organizations in giving back to the community."

More than $2 million in grants have been awarded throughout the year. Grant recipients will also be honored during a Phillies Charities Holiday Dinner being held on Monday, December 16.

Phillies Charities, Inc. serves as the fundraising arm of the Phillies organization and awards grants to a variety of charitable organizations each year. For more information on Phillies Charities, Inc. please visit


2013 Grant Recipients         

Adults with Developmental Disabilities                                          Jenkintown, PA

Advocates for Insuring Retardates Entitlements Inc. (A.F.I.R.E )     Clearwater, FL

ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Area                                   Philadelphia, PA

Jimbo's Squad (Fox Chase Cancer Center)                                    Ambler, PA

Autism Inclusion Resources (AIR)                                                Wynnewood, PA

Baker Industires                                                                        Malvern, PA

Bethesda Project                                                                        Philadelphia, PA

Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia                                                Philadelphia, PA

BuildaBridge                                                                              Philadelphia, PA

CADES                                                                                      Swarthmore, PA

Camp Dreamcatcher                                                                   Kennett Square, PA

Chester County Hero Fund                                                          Berwyn, PA

Chester Eastside Ministries                                                          Chester, PA

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia                                                Philadelphia, PA

City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program                                        Philadelphia, PA

Committee to Benefit the Children                                                Philadelphia, PA

Community Bike Works                                                              Allentown, PA

Council on Brain Injury                                                               Wayne, PA

Covenant House, Pennsylvania                                                    Philadelphia, PA

Cradles To Crayons                                                                    Philadelphia, PA

Down's Syndrome Association of DE                                             Middletown, DE

EMIR Healing Center (Every Murder is Real)                                 Philadelphia, PA

Exceptional Care for Children                                                       Newark, DE

Families Forward Philadelphia                                                     Philadelphia, PA

Ford PAL Center (The Police Athletic League of Philadelphia)          Philadelphia, PA

Friends of St. Martin De Porres School                                          Philadelphia, PA

Good Shepherd Pediatrics                                                           Allentown, PA

The Hamels Foundation                                                              Philadelphia, PA & Malawi, Africa

Hope Partnership for Education                                                    Philadelphia, PA

Jimmy Rollins Family Foundation                                                 Philadelphia, PA

Keystone Hospice                                                                       Glenside, PA

KIPP Philadelphia Charter School                                                 Philadelphia, PA

Laurel House                                                                             Norristown, PA

Little Sisters of the Poor Philadelphia - Holy Family Home              Philadelphia, PA

Manna on Main Street                                                                 Lansdale, PA

Mark Keeley Memorial Fund, Inc.                                                Philadelphia, PA

Melmark Charitable Foundation                                                   Easttown, PA

Morris Animal Refuge                                                                 Philadelphia, PA

Morton Plant Mease Foundation                                                   Clearwater, FL

The Moyer Foundation                                                                Philadelphia, PA & Seattle WA

Natural Lands Trust                                                                    Media, PA

Norristown Ministries Inc. Hospitality Center                                 Norristown, PA

North Central Sight Services                                                        Williamsport, PA

North Light Community Center                                                    Philadelphia, PA

Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley                           Bethlehem, PA

Pennsylvania School for the Deaf                                                 Philadelphia, PA

The Pennsylvania SPCA                                                              Philadelphia, PA

People's Emergency Center                                                        Philadelphia, PA

Philabundance                                                                            Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Futures                                                                   Philadelphia, PA

Richie Ashburn Harry Kalas Baseball Foundation                           Blue Bell, PA

Ryan Howard Big Piece Foundation                                              Philadelphia, PA

Service for Children with Hidden Intelligence Inc.                          Philadelphia, PA

Simon's Fund                                                                             Lafayette Hill, PA

Sisters of Saint Joseph Welcome Center                                       Philadelphia, PA

Supportive Older Women's Network (SOWN)                                Philadelphia, PA

T21 Club of the Delaware Valley                                                  Philadelphia, PA

Tug McGraw Foundation                                                             Yountville, CA

University of Delaware (2013 Jerry Clothier Phillies Charities Grant) Newark, DE

The Utley Foundation                                                                 Philadelphia, PA

Villa of Ambler                                                                           Ambler, PA

Whosoever Gospel Mission                                                          Philadelphia, PA

Woman Organized Against Rape                                                  Philadelphia, PA

19 for Life                                                                                San Jose, CA

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