Futures and Options provides youth with the training and access they need to compete for jobs.

Grants Awarded

2018 Recipients of Patrina Foundation Grants

In 2018, The Patrina Foundation awarded more than $450,000 to the 43 organizations that play a vital role in enabling the lives of girls and women.


Luna Compostion Lab
Kaufman Music Center's Luna Composition Lab encourages self-identifying girls and young women to compose music.  MORE +
Girls Exploring Engineering @Fairleigh Dickinson
Girls Exploring Engineering @Fairleigh Dickinson nurtures interests of sixth, seventh, and eighth grade girls in STEM, and to helps them to realize their full potential in math and science.  MORE +
Beat the Streets
Beat the Streets aims to make a lifelong impact on New York City student-athletes through the benefits and skills acquired by participating in amateur wrestling.  MORE +


The Isadora Duncan Dance Foundation

New York, NY | Certification Program

Naked Angels, LTD

New York, NY | Naked Angels' 3T Writing Workshop at Restart Academy

Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

Brooklyn, NY | Rhythm & Voice

Kaufman Music Center

New York, NY | Luna Composition Lab's 2018-19 Season

Domestic Violence Services

Unchained At Last

Westfield, NJ | Helping Women and Girls Escape Forced Marriage

Sakhi for South Asian Women

New York, NY | Domestic Violence Direct Services Program


St.Ignatius School

Bronx, NY | Summer Leadership Program and Extended Day Program

Harlem Lacrosse and Leadership Corp

New York, NY | Harlem Lacrosse Program For Female Middle School Students

Breakthrough New York

New York, NY | Women's Progam

Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson, Inc.

Pleasantville, NY | GSHH Robotics Team

St. Joseph High School

Brooklyn, NY | Speech program

Summer Camp, The

Bridgton, ME | Take a Book Home

YWCA Ulster County

Kingston, NY | Girls Inc. of Ulster and Dutchess Counties

St. Agnes Academic High School

College Point, NY | Health Occupations

Cathedral High School

New York, NY | Medical Gateways Program

Quinnipiac University

HAMDEN, CT | The Quinnipiac Prison Project

El Centro Hispano, Inc.

White Plains, NY | My Older Sister and My Older Sister Saturday Academy

Fairleigh Dickinson University

Teaneck, NJ | Girls Exploring Engineering

Project Morry

Port Chester, NY | Year-Round Strength-based Program for At-Risk Girls and Adolescents

Generation Citizen

New York, NY | Young Women Leaders of Tomorrow Program

One To World

New York, NY | Global Classroom at Cornelia Connelly Center Middle School


New York, NY | Engaging Girls in STEM Learning

Tanzanian Children's Fund

Cambridge, MA | Supporting secondary education and student safety

Tanzanian Children's Fund

Cambridge, MA | Special scholarship grant in honor of LdR

Homeless Services

Coalition for the Homeless, Inc.

New York, NY | First Step Job Training Program


New York, NY | Homeless Female Veterans


Futures and Options

New York, NY | Young Women in the Workplace

Exalt Youth

Brooklyn, NY | Graduate Women's Initiative

Job Training


Brooklyn, NY | Transition to Work

Hour Children

Long Island City, NY | Hour Working Women Re-Entry Program


92nd Street Y

New York, NY | Women inPower Fellowship

New Settlement Apartments

BRONX, NY | Leadership Program for Girls & Young Women

pal-o-mine equestrian

Islandia, NY | Through the Eyes of our Herd

i-tri (Inspirational Triathlon Racing International, Inc.)

East Hampton, NY | i-tri: Transformation through Triathlon

GlamourGals Foundation, Inc.

New York, NY | Young women Leadership Training

Girl Vow, Inc.

Bronx, NY | Third year of a three-year grant to mentor girls

Ebony Horsewomen Inc

Hartford, CT | Equine Assisted Growth, Learning and Therapy Program


Notre Dame School of Manhattan

New York, NY | Expanded Sports Program

Cristo Rey Brooklyn High School

Brooklyn, NY | Women's Athletic Programs at Cristo Rey Brooklyn High School

South Bronx United Inc.

Bronx, NY | SBU Academy Girls Program

Beat the Streets Wrestling

New York, NY | Girls Wrestling Program

iEXCEL Youth Organization for Girls

Brooklyn, NY |

Adaptive Sports Foundation

Windham, NY | Warriors in Motion 2019 Women's Outdoor Adventure Camp

Hark Girls on the Run

Hillsborough, NJ | Girls on the Run of Central New Jersey