Updates

The following organizations were awarded funding from the Hans and Cay Jacobsen Foundation.

Click here to read about guidelines and fill out the Grant Application form.

2015

In 2015 we made a $500,000 commitment tot he Boys and Girls Clubs of Lake & Sumter Counties!

Grant Amount Organization
$25,000 Boys and Girls Clubs of Lake & Sumter Counties
$6,000 Southern Scholarship Foundation
$10,000  Camp Boggy Creek
$15,000 Early Learning Coalition of Lake County
 $14,580  Sumter County Youth Center, Inc
 $22,000 Florida Foundation for Special Children – Quest
$25,000 Easter Seals Florida – Camp Challenge
$5,000 Mount Dora Community Chest – Hoops
$500 Asbury United Methodist Church

In 2014 we have had some outstanding awardees.

Our donation to the University of Central Florida College of Nursing was met with great appreciation. Click here to read more about the grant.

2014

Grant Amount Organization Description
$25,000 Boys & Girls Clubs of Lake & Sumter Counties Project Learn & The Holiday Break
$45,550 Christian Home and Bible School Furniture and Furnishings for the Lugar Cottage
$10,000 Camp Challenge Camperships for Lake & Sumter County Campers
$25,000 Haven of Lake & Sumter Counties The Children’s DV/SA Program
$20,000 Lake Sumter Children’s Advocacy Counseling Program and Operations
$20,000 Quest – Florida Foundation for Special Children Camp Thunderbird Camperships for Lake & Sumter County Children
$30,000 Special Olympics Florida Project Unify for Lake County
$20,392 Christian Home & Bible School Upgraded WiFi in Children’s Homes
$10,000 Camp Boggy Creek Registration costs for Lake & Sumter County attendees
$15,000 Early Learning Coalition of Lake County Child Care for children birth to five in Lake County
$14,225 Sumter County Youth Center Basketball and Homework/Tutorial Programs
$20,000 University of Central Florida UCF/LSSC RN to BSN Scholarships
$25,000 Boys & Girls Clubs of Lake & Sumter Counties Summer Brain Gain
$5,000 Take Stock in Children Lake & Sumter Counties Lake Sumter State College Campus Tour & Career Event
$10,000 Lake Sumter State College Foundation Johnson Scholars STEM Match Program
$6,000 Southern Scholarship Foundation College Housing for Lake & Sumter County Students
$10,000 Educational Foundation of Lake County Back-to-School Backpack Fair
$4,000 Buffalo Scholarship Foundation Additional McLin –First in Family Scholarship

2013

Year Grant Amount Organization
2013 $10,000 New Vision for Independence
2013 $45,000 Boys & Girls Clubs of Lake & Sumter Counties
2013 $6,000 Southern Scholarship Foundation
2013 $10,000 Camp Boggy Creek
2013 $10,000 Early Learning Coalition of Lake County
2013 $8,000 Sumter County Youth Center
2013 $17,500 University of Central Florida College of Nursing
2013 $1,000 Association of Small Foundations
2013 $10,000 Beacon College
2013 $20,000 Christian Home and Bible School
2013 $10,000 Camp Challenge
2013 $20,000 Lake Sumter Children’s Advocacy Center
2013 $30,000 Special Olympics Florida
2013 $5,000 Buses and Backpacks – Church at South Lake Community

2012

Year Organization Project Description
2012 Association of Small Foundations Operating Support
2012 Boys & Girls Clubs of Lake & Sumter Counties Project Learn
2012 Christian Care Center Summer Boys & Girls Clubs
Scholarships for Children’s Shelter residents
2012 Christian Home and Bible School Scholarships for extracurricular Activities for Children’s Home residents
2012 Early Learning Coalition Operating Support
2012 Educational Foundation of Lake County Teachers Bright Ideas Program
2012 LifeStream Behavioral Center Anthony House Restoration
2012 Haven of Lake and Sumter Counties SAVE Kids Program
2012 Lake Sumter Children’s Advocacy Center Operating Support
2012 Leesburg High School Athletic and Band Program Support
2012 Southern Scholarship Foundation Rent free housing & scholarships
2012 Special Olympics Florida Athlete Healthcare & Operating
2012 Sumter County Youth Center Basketball Program
2012 University of Central Florida Foundation Partnership with Lake Sumter Community College
– funding BSN program on LSCC campus