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Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia nonprofit organizations in eligible areas to serve local families, women, and children in socioeconomic need. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of housing, health, education, and economic empowerment. Eligible applicants serve residents in the Washington, DC area, including District of Columbia; Montgomery County and Prince George’s County, Maryland; and Arlington County, Fairfax County, Alexandria City, Fairfax City, and Falls Church City, Virginia.
The Economic Empowerment Committee seeks to fund organizations that work to improve the economic security and financial well-being of women, youth (ages 14-25), and families in the areas of:
The Education Committee seeks to fund organizations that work to improve educational opportunities and outcomes for children and families in the areas of:
The Health Committee seeks to fund organizations that work to improve health and safety outcomes for women, children, youth, and families in the areas of:
The Housing Committee seeks to fund organizations working to support women, youth, and families facing homelessness or housing instability in the areas of:
GrantWatch ID#: 165111
Many Hands currently makes four grants each year, one in each of the four focus areas
Of the four annual grantees, one receives the Many Hands $100,000 Impact Grant, and three receive Many Hands Partner Grants, the value of which is determined by the total amount raised in membership contributions that year. In 2020, each Partner Grant was $55,500.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
USA: Maryland: Montgomery and Prince George's Counties; Virginia: Arlington and Fairfax Counties, and the cities of Alexandria, Fairfax, and Falls Church ; Washington, DC
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