We’ve awarded $155,000 in grants to our members this year!

We’re thrilled to announce that 2016 has been one of our largest re-granting years to date. In total, the National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) has distributed $155,000 in funds back to our member organizations this year. Congratulations to this year’s recipients!

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Included in these funds are our capacity building grants. We are so pleased to announce that we have once again made a total of $40,000 in grants to our member organizations to help support their organizational capacity! Below, find a list of the recipient organizations. 

2016 NNAAC Capacity Building Grant Recipients:

Access California Services, Anaheim, CA - $7,000 to support a strategic planning consultant
Access of Western New York, Lackawanna, NY - $7,000 to support a fiscal audit
Alif Institute, Atlanta, GA - $7,000 to support a strategic planning consultant
Arab American Action Network, Chicago, IL - $3,000 to support a marketing and communications position
Arab American Community Center, Orlando, FL - $3,500 to support a strategic planning consultant
Arab American Cultural and Community Center, Houston, TX - $800 to support equipment and supplies for the start-up of a refugee program
Arab-American Family Support Center, Brooklyn, NY - $4,800 to support implementation of a performance measurement system
Center for Arabic Culture, Somerville, MA - $5,060 to support a marketing intern and the purchase of media equipment
Somali Family Services, San Diego, CA - $2,840 to support a marketing consultant
 
Congratulations to the recipients, and thank you to all who helped make this exceptional year possible!

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