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MAXIMUS Foundation Announces Support to More Than 180 Nonprofit Grantees


RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MAXIMUS (NYSE:MMS), a leading provider of government services worldwide, announced today that the MAXIMUS Foundation has distributed more than $540,000 in grants to 183 nonprofit organizations in 30 states as part of its Spring 2017 grant cycle.

As the philanthropic arm of MAXIMUS, the Foundation extends the mission of the Company by partnering with nonprofits that support the same populations and communities served by the public programs the Company operates. MAXIMUS and its employees completely fund the MAXIMUS Foundation, which provides grants to local community organizations with programs and projects in the areas of child and youth development, health and community development.

The grants were distributed to the following organizations:

Fresh Start Women's Foundation
Maricopa County Community Colleges District Foundation
Youth On Their Own

America On Track
CASA of Los Angeles
Emilio Nares Foundation
Family Health Centers of San Diego
Father Joe’s Villages
Food For Thought
Foodbank of Santa Barbara County
Fresh Start Surgical Gifts
Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership
The Illumination Foundation
Keaton Raphael Memorial
Life Skills Training & Educational Programs
Mama's Kitchen
Monarch School Project
One Warm Coat
Pacific Clinics
Parents Helping Parents
Project Dignity
San Diego County Medical Society
United Through Reading
Volunteers of America (N. California & N. Nevada)

Book Trust
Colorado Youth for a Change
Florence Crittenton Services
Hope House of Colorado

Children's Community School
Women's Center of Greater Danbury

District of Columbia:
Boys Town Washington DC
Bright Beginnings
Christ House
The Fishing School
Friends of Fort Dupont Ice Arena
Mary's Center for Maternal & Child Care
National Association of Women Judges
Reading Partners
The Salvation Army National Capital Area
The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Turning the Page
Washington DC Jewish Community Center
Young Playwrights' Theater

4KIDS of South Florida
Abilities of Florida
The Arc of Palm Beach County
Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida
Kids House of Seminole
New Horizons of SW FL
Pinellas Co. Sheriff's Police Athletic League
United Against Poverty

Atlanta Community Food Bank
Bobby Dodd Institute
Partnership Against Domestic Violence
Scottdale Early Learning

Everybody Wins! Iowa
Food Bank of Iowa

Faces of Hope Foundation
Women's and Children's Alliance

Cara Program
Erie Neighborhood House
Holy Family Ministries
La Casa Norte
Lakeview Pantry
Lawrence Hall Youth Services
Northern Illinois Food Bank
Ravenswood Community Services
Sarah's Circle
Senior Services Plus

Damar Services
NE Indiana Positive Resource Connection

Easterseals Capper Foundation
Sunflower House
Topeka Civic Theatre & Academy

The Food Bank of Central Louisiana
New Orleans Education League of the Construction Industry

A Wider Circle
The Arc Baltimore
The Arc Prince George's County
The Barker Adoption Foundation
Center for Urban Families
KEEN Greater DC
Mobile Medical Care
Nourish Now

826 Boston
Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center
Cradles to Crayons
Housing Families
Hyde Square Task Force
Lawrence Family Development & Education Fund
The Learning Project
Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange
Massachusetts Alliance on Teen Pregnancy
Raw Art Works
Sociedad Latina

New Day Foundation for Families

Community Dental Care

Logos School

New Jersey:
Camden City Garden Club/Camden Children's Garden
New Jersey Community Development Corporation

New York:
Abraham House
Bailey House
Center for Court Innovation/Fund for the City of New York
The Children's Village
Coalition for the Homeless
Community Solutions International
Harlem Educational Activities Fund
Jewish Union Foundation
New York Common Pantry
Northfield Community LDC of Staten Island
Olmsted Center for Sight
Orange County Safe Homes Project
Parsons Child and Family Center
Reach Out and Read of Greater NY
South Bronx Educational Foundation
Women's Foundation of Genesee Valley
Women's Prison Association
YMCA of Greater Rochester

North Carolina:
Chatham Outreach Alliance
Safe Alliance

Gospel Rescue Mission

Marley's Mission
Retired Senior Volunteer Program of Montgomery County PA
United Neighborhood Centers of NE PA

Rhode Island:
Children's Friend and Service

South Carolina:
The Children's Museum of the Lowcountry
Lexington Interfaith Community Services
Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach Services
Palmetto Project (Begin with Books Program)

The Arc Mid-South
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee
Emory Valley Center
Our Daily Bread of TN

Any Baby Can of San Antonio
Austin Child Guidance Center
Child Advocates
Child Protective Services Community Partners
Children's Craniofacial Association
Clayton Dabney Foundation for Kids with Cancer
Dallas Furniture Bank
Helping Hand Home for Children
Hope House of Corpus Christi
Interfaith Family Services
Irving Cares
Manos de Cristo
People's Community Clinic
Randy Sams' Outreach Shelter
RISE Adaptive Sports
The San Antonio AIDS Foundation
St. Peter-St. Joseph Children's Home

Boys and Girls Club of Rutland County
Committee on Temporary Shelter
Spectrum Youth and Family Services
Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties

All Ages Read Together
The Arc of Northern Virginia
Best Buddies International
Bethany House of Northern Virginia
Carpenter's Shelter
Fairfax Library Foundation
Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association (WETA)
Habitat for Humanity of Winchester-Frederick-Clarke
Light House Studio
Loudoun Literacy Council
Shelter House
United Community Ministries
United Methodist Community Outreach Program of Roanoke
The Up Center

ArtWorks for Milwaukee
Boys & Girls Club of Dane County
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare All Saints Foundation


Since 1975, MAXIMUS has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People ®, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. MAXIMUS delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 18,000 employees worldwide, MAXIMUS is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit

Lisa Miles, 703-251-8637
Christine Graham, 703-251-8498

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