Our Charities

The Pelican Sound Charitable Foundation announced grant awards of $150,000 for our 2021 - 2022 season!

Thank you to all PS community members that supported the 2021-22 season. Your participation in our events, as well as your generous donations, are appreciated as we continue “Making a Difference Together.”

2021-2022 PS Charitable Foundation Charities

American Heart Association of SWFL

HEART HEROES PROGRAM supports children and their families who are impacted by congenital heart defects (CHD) through a variety of local programs - $12,500

Café of Life
The ongoing OUTREACH PROGRAM that provides food, paper products, diapers, and hygiene items to those in need - $15,000

The Dubin Center
The Dementia Caregiver Support and Education Program provides training for caregivers and persons living with a dementia related diagnosis. - $15,000

Florida Guardian ad Litem Foundation
The CHILDREN'S NEEDS PROGRAM provides funding to meet the needs of those that have been removed from their homes due to neglect, abuse, or abandonment - $12,500

Golden Paws Assistance Dogs
VETERAN SERVICE DOG PROGRAM provides financial support for nutrition, grooming and veterinary expenses for veteran recipients of service dogs - $5,000

Habitat for Humanity
APPLIANCES (refrigerators, stovetops, washers, dryers and associated equipment (hoses, dryer cords, range cords) for new homes - $15,000

Harry Chapin Food Bank
PARTNER AGENCY PROGRAMS provide shelf-stable fruits, vegetables, proteins, grains and milk as well as fresh produce and other perishable foods - $15,000

Interfaith Charities of SWFL
FOOD PANTRY hygiene supplies: shampoo, conditioner, soap, toothpaste, etc. (food stamps do not cover these items) - $15,000

Laces of Love
SHOES for CHILDREN provides new shoes (mainly sneakers) to low income and disadvantaged children primarily in Collier and Lee Counties - $10,000

New Horizons of SWFL
SUPER KIDS READING CAMP (SKRC) will serve 345 children from Lee and Collier counties in the summer of 2022 - $15,000

Our Mother’s Home
MENTORED LIVING PROGRAM supports abused, neglected, homeless teenage foster mothers (ages 11-18) and their children - $15,000

Protected Harbor, Inc.
SPECIAL STRONG PROGRAM materials include exercise bands, tension bands and arm weights to allow more adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities to participate in exercise programs - $5,000

For DETAILS on these Charities and their programs, CLICK on the CHARITY NAME to go to their websites.

Making a Difference Together