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MAXIMUS Foundation Announces Support to a Record Number of 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 $566,000 in grants to 195 nonprofit organizations in 31 states as part of its fall grant cycle. This represents the largest grant cycle since the MAXIMUS Foundation’s founding in 2000.

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:



Arizona YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix
The Centers for Habilitation
Duet: Partners in Health and Aging
ICAN: Positive Programs for Youth
St. Joseph the Worker
Tempe Community Action Agency


Challenged Athletes Foundation
Colette's Children's Home
Edgewood Center for Children and Families
Human Options
Jewish Vocational Service
KidWorks Community Development Corp.
Los Angeles Regional Food Bank
Orange Co. Child Abuse Prevention Center
Partnerships With Industry
Penny Lane Centers
Rescue Mission Alliance
Sacramento Loaves and Fishes
Saint John's Program for Real Change
San Francisco Food Bank
SHELTER Inc. of Contra Costa County
United Cerebral Palsy Association of Greater Sacramento
United States Veterans Initiative
Women Helping Women
Women's Empowerment


Colorado Institute of Developmental Pediatrics
Denver Children's Home
Mount St. Vincent Home
The Urban Farm
Work Options for Women


Malta House of Care Foundation

District of Columbia:

AARP Foundation
The Arc of the United States
Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind
Communities in Schools of the Nation's Capital
Community of Hope
DC Law Students in Court
DC Wheel Productions
District of Columbia Baptist Convention
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation
For Love of Children
Kid Power
La Clinica del Pueblo
The Literacy Lab
Martha's Table
McClendon Center
New Endeavors by Women
REAL School Gardens
Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington
Shakespeare Theatre Company
So Others Might Eat
Southeast Ministry
Thrive DC


Children's Home Society of Florida
Daystar Life Center
Gulf Coast Jewish Family and Community Services
Hibiscus Children's Center


Athens Land Trust
Atlanta Mission
Cool Girls
Golden Harvest Food Bank
Open Hand Atlanta


Boise Rescue Mission Ministries
Life's Kitchen
United Way of Treasure Valley


All Chicago Making Homelessness History
Beacon Therapeutic School
Bethany for Children & Families
Casa Central Social Services Corporation
Growing Home
Have Dreams
Healthcare Alternative Systems
The Night Ministry
The Posse Foundation
South Central Community Services
Urban Initiatives


Turnstone Center for Children and Adults with Disabilities
Youth Service Bureau of St. Joseph County


Rainbows United
Young Women’s Christian Association


Adventure Theatre
Bethesda Cares
Community Ministries of Rockville
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Baltimore County
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Montgomery County, Maryland
Equipment Connections for Children
Imagination Stage
The Foundation Schools
Primary Care Coalition of Montgomery County, Maryland
The Shepherd's Table
The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults


Birthday Wishes
Cape Cod Times Needy Fund
Children's Trust
Community Art Center
Community Servings
Healing Abuse Working for Change
Horizons for Homeless Children
Operation A.B.L.E. of Greater Boston
Robert F. Kennedy Children's Action Corps
Women's Lunch Place


Focus: HOPE
Vista Maria


Dwelling Place
Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans
Reach for Resources


Almost Home
Center for Hearing & Speech
Foster Care Coalition of Greater St. Louis


Omaha Home for Boys

New Jersey:

Center for Aquatic Sciences
Community Hope

New Mexico:

Enlace Comunitario

New York:

Association of Community Employment Programs for the Homeless
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region
Brooklyn Community Services
Crossroads Center for Children
Friends & Foundation of the Rochester Public Library
Futures and Options
Gilda's Club Rochester
The Lesbian and Gay Community Services Center
Museum at Eldridge Street
Project Renewal
Reaching Out Community Services
The Reading Team
Rochester School for the Deaf

North Carolina:

The Barnabas Network


New Avenues to Independence


Citizens Caring for Children


Brethren Housing Association
Employment Opportunity & Training Center of Northeastern PA
Greater Carbondale YMCA
Meals on Wheels of NEPA
Women's Resources of Monroe County

South Carolina:

Midlands Housing Alliance
Palmetto Place Children's Shelter


Blount County Children's Advocacy Center
Nashville Safe Haven Family Shelter
On Point
RISE Foundation
Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis


Alliance for Multicultural Community Services
Austin Children's Shelter
Austin Habitat for Humanity
Boys & Girls Clubs of El Paso
Brownsville Society for Crippled Children
Career and Recovery Resources
The Children's Shelter
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Denton County
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Travis County
Crossroads Community Services
Gill Children's Services
Hope Alliance
Hope Supply Co.
March of Dimes
Mi Escuelita Preschool
Minnie's Food Pantry
Northwest Assistance Ministries
Project Transitions
Rio Grande Children's Home
Saint Louise House
Tip of Texas Family Outreach
The Warren Center
The Women's Home


Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity
Community Health Centers of Burlington
VSA Vermont


The Arc of Loudoun
The Child and Family Network Centers
Children's AIDS Fund International
Culmore Clinic
Empowered Women International
The Good Shepherd Alliance
The READ Center
Safe Harbor
Signature Theatre
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts
The Women's Center


Food Lifeline


Rock Valley Community Programs
SET Ministry
Sojourner Family Peace Center


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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