the gilliam foundation funding


Through December 2009, The Gilliam Foundation has made grants in excess of $2.5 million, and maintained an endowment for future grants of nearly $5 million.


The Foundation's support includes:

  • 'Seed" money for the formation of the Metropolitan Wilmington Urban League
  • Louis Redding endowed chair at the University of Delaware
  • Appleseed Foundation
  • Albert Einstein Academy
  • Boys and Girls Club
  • ​Clark Atlanta University
  • Christina Cultural Arts Center
  • East Side Charter School
  • Delaware Art Museum
  • Delaware Community Foundation
  • Delaware State University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Habitat For Humanity
  • Latin American Community Center
  • Morgan State University
  • Nativity Preparatory School​
  • Operation Warm
  • Rob's Barbershop Community Foundation
  • ​United Way of Delaware