The Center for Violence Prevention (CVP) is grateful to organizations that have supported CVP’s mission of reducing the exposure to and impact of violence among children, teens, and families. Funds in the form of grants, contracts, and gifts from Government, Foundation, Corporate, and Professional Organizations have made it possible for CVP to conduct community-focused research and design evidence-based violence prevention programs that are disseminated across clinical, school and neighborhood settings.

Below is a list of organizations that have sponsored CVP research and programs.

Federal Government

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Department of Education
  • National Institutes of Health
  • National Institute of Justice - Department of Justice
  • National Science Foundation
  • Office for Victims of Crime - Department of Justice
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

State/City Government

  • Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency
  • Pennsylvania Department of Corrections
  • Pennsylvania Department of Education
  • Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
  • Pennsylvania Treasury

Foundations and Professional Organizations

  • California Wellness Foundation
  • Kohl’s Cares Foundation
  • Pew Charitable Trusts
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


  • Keystone First Health Partners