Community Grants

Since 1949, the Junior League of Huntsville has given more than $2 million to various agencies and initiatives in our community. Since its inception, the Junior League of Huntsville has been involved in a wide range of programs which address some of Madison County’s most critical issues, including early childhood education, literacy, childhood nutrition, hunger, healthcare access, and life skills development.

In recent years, the Junior League of Huntsville has donated $117,000 of community grant funds in support of the following literacy initiatives in Huntsville/Madison County:

  • The Huntsville/Madison County Library Foundation for construction of the new Cavalry Hill Library Branch – $60,000
  • The Community Foundation of Greater Huntsville and The Schools Foundation for the 2017 Summer Adventures in Learning (SAIL) Collaborative – $15,000
  • Boys and Girls Club of America SPARK Literacy Programs at Blossomwood Elementary School and Jones Valley Elementary School – $20,000
  • United Way of Madison County, Inc.’s 2017 JumpStart Read for the Record – $2,000
  • Huntsville/Madison County Public Library’s Summer 2016 Reading Program at the Oscar Mason Library Branch – $3,000
  • Children First in support of Morris Elementary School – $1,000
  • Village of Promise’s 2016 Children’s Defense Fund Freedom School – $5,000
  • Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater and Academy – $3,250
  • Girls, Inc. – $5,000
  • Greengate School – $1,500
  • North Alabama Center for Educational Excellence – $1,250