Our Charities

The Pelican Sound Charitable Foundation is pleased to announce the following grant awards to local charities. This round of grants awarded for our 2021 - 2022 season totals $150,000!

THANK YOU to all of the Pelican Sound community members that have supported our efforts this season and those who continue to support the Foundation. Your participation in our events, as well as your generous donations, are appreciated as we continue “Making a Difference Together.”


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



God’s Protected Harbor
Equipment and lessons for the Bells are Ringing program - $5,000



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