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The Scattergood Foundation supports innovative thinking, people and organizations. It measures success, and monitors progress to ensure that goals are being met, and communities receive positive impact from the behavioral health initiatives delivered by our grantees.

Date Grantee Grant Innovation Social Return On Investment
January, 2015 to December, 2018 The GreenLight Fund Philadelphia Center for Employment Opportunities - GreenLight Fund Philadelphia Integrating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) in to the comprehensive services offered by the Center for Employment Opportunities. Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) as a prospective organization to launch in Philadelphia. CEO is dedicated to providing immediate, effective and comprehensive employment services to men and women with recent criminal convictions. Over the last ten years, CEO has placed over 17,000 formerly incarcerated individuals in full-time employment nationwide.
January, 2015 to December, 2017 Haverford College Magill Library Early Mental Health History
June, 2013 to May, 2019 University of Pennsylvania Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy Scattergood Program for the Applied Ethics of Behavioral Healthcare Scattergood Program for the Applied Ethics of Behavioral Healthcare (ScattergoodEthics) is a novel program that synthesizes scholarly research and teaching with applied professional educational activities. ScattergoodEthics has elevated the application of and the conversation around the ethical dimensions of behavioral healthcare.
Date Grantee Grant Innovation Social Return On Investment
September, 2015 to June, 2016 Higher Education Suicide Prevention Coalition 2016 Higher Education Suicide Prevention Annual Conference- Student Journalism 2016 Higher Education Suicide Prevention Annual Conference- Student Journalism
May, 2009 to December, 2012 Chandler Hall Behavioral Health and Aging Project Person-centered, individualized and integrated care for improved quality of life, mood and behavior for residents.

A social return on the investment has been the development of staff education and a career ladder for direct care workers.

July, 2010 to May, 2016 WHYY Behavioral Health Reporting WHYY is one of the only media outlets in the country with a dedicated behavioral health reporter.

Since beginning her tenure in 2008, WHYY”s Behavioral Health Reporter, Maiken Scott, has generated 466 reports covering many angles of behavioral health for WHYY-FM, WHYY-TV, and NewsWorks.org.

January, 2013 to December, 2013 Collington Behavioral Health Training for Law Enforcement Providing hands on and proven skills training on specific approaches law enforcement officers can use when serving those with behavioral illnesses. Education of law enforcements officers who have thousands of interactions with community members.
June, 2010 to July, 2015 The Consultation Center at Yale University Building Capacity in Behavioral Health Program Evaluation The project promotes enhanced program evaluation skills at agencies providing behavioral health services.

Thus far, attendance by agency partners at each group training and for individual consultations has been excellent, and both qualitative and survey assessments of reported satisfaction with the project and its impact have been very high

October, 2010 to October, 2012 Federation of Neighborhood Centers Career Support Network The Career Support Network (CSN): A unique model that integrates employment and health care, emphasizes community centers, fosters small-business connections, and maintains a long-term outlook.

Over time, the return on investment will be evidenced in the long-term job retention of our participants. To date, CSN has enrolled and serves 53 participants from three community sources and provided them with chronic disease testing.

May, 2013 to November, 2014 Children's Crisis Treatment Center CCTC's Trauma Systems Therapy Initiative Trauma Systems Therapy (TST) is a comprehensive model for treating traumatic stress in children that specifically addressing the child’s social environment and/or system of care. TST is designed to provide an integrated and highly coordinated system of services guided by the specific understanding of the nature of child traumatic stress.
July, 2013 to July, 2014 Jefferson University/Friends Hospital Clinical Pastoral Education Providing Clinical Pastoral Education focused around mental health care. This program will provide scholarships to Clinical Pastoral Education students to educate them with a strong focus on mental health care.
May, 2009 to December, 2012 Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal Dissemination of Innovative Behavioral Health Ideas The PSIJ provides a unique forum for cross-generational professionals working in the region’s nonprofit community to share their best practices, as well as the successes and failures of innovative ideas.

PSIJ can facilitate the application of social innovation criteria to the work of the social sector. PSIJ especially highlights the social return on investment of each foundation, organization, or project featured in Journal articles.

October, 2015 to June, 2016 Women Against Abuse Domestic Violence Reduction in Philadelphia- Coordinated Community Response
June, 2011 to September, 2013 Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma Education of News Professionals The Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma is dedicated to informed, innovative and ethical news reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy.

The Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma is dedicated to informed, innovative and ethical news reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy.

June, 2014 to July, 2015 Flying Kite Media Effectively Communicating and Sharing Your Impact Custom content and training to elevate the messages of the Scattergood Foundation grantees's impact. Issue Media Group (IMG)/Flying Kite (FK) has been engaged with and reporting on growing companies, emerging talent, innovation, development, and community transformation in the Greater Philadelphia region for over two years. To date, we have created a network of over 20 local writers and reporters that are focused exclusively on reporting on the new economy in our region.
November, 2014 to December, 2015 Active Minds, Inc. Emerging Scholars Fellowship The Emerging Scholars Fellowship is the only national program providing financial support/mentorship to undergraduate and graduate students to pursue their interests in mental health. Through the achievement of a number of goals, the Fellowship is strengthening the targeted field of students, raising awareness, and helping reduce stigma and negative attitudes surrounding mental health disorders.
January, 2008 to December, 2014 Active Minds, Inc. Emerging Scholars Fellowship The Emerging Scholars Fellowship is the only national program providing financial support/mentorship to undergraduate and graduate students to pursue their interests in mental health.

Through the achievement of a number of goals, the Fellowship is strengthening the targeted field of students, raising awareness, and helping reduce stigma and negative attitudes surrounding mental health disorders.

October, 2012 to October, 2013 Friends Council on Education Friends Mindfulness Collaborative Bringing mindfulness into Friends schools and long-term care organizations. Fostering the development and implementation of successful mindfulness-based programs that are community-inclusive, beginning at the whole-school level.
October, 2013 to October, 2014 Friends Council on Education Friends Mindfulness Collaborative Year 2 Bringing mindfulness into Friends schools and long-term care organizations. Fostering the development and implementation of successful mindfulness-based programs that are community-inclusive, beginning at the whole-school level.
August, 2014 to January, 2015 Friends Council on Education Friends Mindfulness Collaborative Year 3 Bringing mindfulness into Friends schools and long-term care organizations. Fostering the development and implementation of successful mindfulness-based programs that are community-inclusive, beginning at the whole-school level.
August, 2015 to August, 2016 Hopeworks 'N Camden Healing 10
June, 2007 to December, 2012 Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice-Drexel University School of Public Health Healing Hurt People The Center is the only entity in Philadelphia which seeks to convene systems and institutions to transform the dominant dialogue about violence away from one that is punitive and toward one that is healing.

We have achieved a number of important goals, including plans for symposia, public relations, and partnership funding strategies. Ongoing goals include establishment of a post-doctoral position and internships in the Scattergood Scholars program

July, 2013 to May, 2014 The Center of Bioethics, Urban Health and Policy at Temple University Health Integration Scholars Program-Temple University Training the next generation of health professionals to be leaders in applied bioethics and urban health programs and policies. 15 Health science students emerged in Philadelphia neighborhoods to create, develop, and provide innovative programming to address the needs of Philadelphians.

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