Girls' Empowerment Mission is a program to empower high school girls from under served communities by providing opportunities and growth experiences that will enable them to become independent, self-sufficient and confident young women.
Our grantees work hard in the face of enormous challenges. Their big hearts, dedication, and vision hold the promise of a better future for their clients and inspire us to give our best as well.
Maryland Food Bank is dedicated to feeding people, strengthening communities, and ending hunger for Marylanders.
Mercy Hospital's Family Violence Response Program (FVRP) provides crisis intervention and advocacy to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and abuse.
The Pro Bono Counseling Project’s (PBCP) mission is to "ensure that Marylanders with limited resources requesting mental health care are provided access to volunteer licensed mental health professionals and other necessary supportive services."
The Human Right to Housing Project works with tenants to protect and expand their rights to safe, habitable, affordable, and non-discrimantory housing and their rights to fair and equal treatment by Maryland's landlord-tenant laws, courts, and agencies.
Through long-term mentoring relationship, Sisters Circle, empowers at-risk- girls to define success for themselves, make intentional decisions about their futures, and become self-sufficient young women.
The Sustaining Homes for Older Women (SHOW) program provides financial assistance to 50 older low-income women to mitigate unsafe housing conditions or avert imminent loss of housing to assist them to continue aging in place.
St. Mary's Outreach Center (SMOC) helps older adults meet the challenge of living self-sufficiently with dignity and respect.
Sarah's Hope provides a short term, safe place to live and to receive supportive services to move from homelessness to housing.
Thread harnesses the power of relationships to create a new social fabric of diverse individuals deeply engaged with young people facing the most significant opportunity and achievement gaps. Its community is committed to ending social isolation and building a more equitable culture in which everyone thrives.