Funds raised by the Holiday Tour of Homes support downtown Savannah’s Landmark Historic District in a number of ways. One of those is through the DNA's Community Grants Program.

Past Grant recipients are listed below:

2016 Grant Awards 
(funds raised through the 2015 Holiday Tour of Homes)

Arts and Cultural Life

  • Arts Resource Collective (ARC) $500
  • Art Rise Savannah $1000
  • Friends of Massie $500
  • Savannah Children’s Choir $1500

Humanitarian Causes

  • City of Savannah’s Tourism Management Plan $5000
  • Emergent Savannah $1500
  • Emmaus House $500
  • Frank Callen Boys and Girls Club $2500
  • Heads Up Guidance, Inc. $750
  • Thomas Park Food Pantry $500
  • Urban Hope, Inc. $2500

Beautification and Improvements

  • Savannah Classical Academy $1000
  • Savannah Development and Renewal Authority $1000

2015 Grant Awards
(funds raised through 2014 Holiday Tour of Homes, Savannah, GA)

  • Arts Resource Collective (ARC Savannah)
  • Chatham Savannah Authority for the Homeless (CSAH)
  • Lighting of the Oglethorpe Monument
  • Savannah Bicycle Campaign
  • Savannah Tree Foundation
  • Urban Hope, Inc.

2014 Total $16,000 (funds raised through the 2013 DNA Holiday Tour of Homes)

  • Coastal Heritage Society/ Savannah Children’s Museum
  • Davenport House Museum
  • Emmaus House
  • Empty Stocking Fund
  • HUGS-Heads Up Guidance Services
  • Inner City Night Shelter
  • King-Tisdell Foundation, Inc. Beach Institute Garden Project
  • Old Savannah City Mission, Inc.
  • Savannah Baptist Center
  • Savannah Bicycle Campaign
  • Savannah Children’s Choir
  • Savannah Tree Foundation
  • Telfair Museum of Art, Inc
  • The Children’s School at St. Johns Church

2013 Total $20,000 (funds raised through the 2012 DNA Holiday Tour of Homes)

  • Boys & Girls Club of the Coastal Empire
  • C-S Citizen Advocacy
  • City of Savannah
  • Davenport House
  • Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home
  • Friends of Massie Heritage Center
  • Inner City Night Shelter
  • Old Savannah City Mission
  • Rape Crisis Center
  • Savannah Book Festival
  • Savannah Bicycle Campaign
  • Savannah Children’s Choir
  • Savannah Morning News Empty Stocking Fund
  • Savannah Philharmonic
  • Savannah Tree Foundation
  • Social Apostolate
  • Starfish Community Garden
  • Thomas Park Food Pantry
  • The Children’s School at St. John’s Church

2012 Total $19,000

  • Savannah Philharmonic $2,500
  • Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club $1,250
  • Savannah Childrens Choir $1,500
  • Chatham-Savannah Citizens Advocacy $500
  • Social Apostolate $1,500
  • Savannah Book Festival $1,500
  • Thomas Square Food Pantry $1,250
  • Massie Museum Improvements $1,000
  • Rape Crisis Center $1,000
  • Coastal Heritage Children’s Museum $1,000
  • Davenport House $1,000
  • Savannah Beautification  $5,000

2011 Total $25,000

  • Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club $1,500
  • Old Savannah City Mission $1,000
  • Safe Shelter $1,000
  • Chatham Citizens Advocacy $1,000
  • Social Apostolate $2,000
  • Thomas Square Food Pantry $1,000
  • Inner City Night Shelter $1,000
  • Rape Crisis Center $1,500
  • Empty Stocking Fund $1,000
  • All Walks of Life (AWOL) $1,500
  • Davenport House $1,000
  • Children’s Choir $2,500
  • Book Festival $1,500
  • Savannah Philharmonic $2,500
  • To City for Park & Square Lights $5,000

2010 Total  $14,000

  • Old Savannah City Mission $1,250
  • Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club $2,000
  • Flannery-O’Conner Childhood Home $500
  • Chatham-Savannah Citizens Advocacy $1,250
  • Social Apostolate $1,250
  • Savannah Book Festival $1,250
  • Thomas Square Food Pantry $1,250
  • Inner City Night Shelter $1,250
  • Rape Crisis Center $1,250
  • Savannah Family Emergency Shelter $2,000
  • Davenport House $1,000
  • Veterans Council WW II Monument $500

2009 Total   $24,000

  • Old Savannah City Mission $2,000
  • Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club $2,000
  • Union Mission $2,000
  • Chatham Citizens Advocacy $2,000
  • Social Apostolate $2,000
  • Savannah Children’s Choir $2,000
  • Thomas Square Food Pantry $2,000
  • Inner City Night Shelter $2,000
  • Rape Crisis Center $2,000
  • Coastal Heritage Society
  • Children’s Museum $2,000
  • Davenport House $1,000
  • Veterans Council WW II Monument $1,000

2008 Total $21,000

  • Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club $2,000
  • Davenport House $1,000
  • Union Mission $1,000
  • Old Savannah City Mission $1,000
  • Flannery O’Connor House $1,000
  • Lutheran Church of Ascension $1,000
  • Safe Shelter $1,000
  • Chatham Citizens Advocacy $1,000
  • Mayors Alliance Save Historic Houses $10,000
  • Trustees’ Garden Club (Fred Kent Visit) $1,000
  • Rape Crisis Center $1,000

2007 Total  $12,128

  • Citizens Advocacy $1,000
  • Rose of Sharon  Flags $0,128
  • Boys and Girls Club $2,000
  • Union Mission $1.000
  • Davenport House $1,000
  • Lighting Study for Savannah $2,000
  • Lights in Colonial Cemetery  $4,000
  • Dog Litter Bags or Benches $5,000
  • Reprint Tree Lawn Brochure $500
  • New Residents’ Brochure $500

2006 Total $25,000

  • Tree Lawns $10,000
  • Benches for Squares $ 9,000
  • Boys and Girls Club $ 2,000
  • Safe Shelter $ 1,000
  • Davenport House $ 1,000
  • Citizens Advocacy $ 2,000

2005 Total  $5,000

  • Historic Savannah Foundation $5,000.