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Many Hands Presents 2018 $100,000 Grantee with Award

On May 30 in Alexandria, Virginia, Many Hands presented a check to its 2018 $100,000 grantee,¬†Friends of Guest House. [caption id="attachment_3222" align="alignnone" width="604"] Many Hands board members present a check to its 2018 $100,000 grantee, Friends of Guest House.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_3221" align="alignnone" width="604"] Many Hands board members present a check to its 2018 $100,000 grantee,…
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Announcing the Many Hands 2018 Grantees!

At the May 17 finale to the Many Hands 2017-2018 grantmaking cycle, we heard inspiring presentations from our four finalist organizations: Communities in Schools of the Nation's Capital, The Grassroot Project, Friends of Guest House, and Community Family Life Services. We are excited to announce that¬†Friends of Guest House was chosen to receive the $100,000…
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Book Discussion Highlights Lasting Effects of Childhood Adversity, Educates Members About Needs of Washington, DC Community

Many Hands hosted a Membership event on April 19 at long-time donor, Molly Peter's home featuring a discussion of the recently published book, The Deepest Well, by Dr. Nadine Burke Harris. Our special guest was Judith Sandalow, Executive Director of D.C.'s Children Law Center, and the discussion was led by Jill Rosenbaum Meyer, Many Hands…
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A Book Discussion of “The Deepest Well: Healing the Long-term Effects of Childhood Adversity” by Nadine Burke Harris, M.D.

A pioneering physician reveals how childhood stress leads to lifelong health problems and what we can do to break the cycle. For anyone who has faced a difficult childhood, or who cares about the millions of children who do, the innovative and acclaimed health interventions outlined in The Deepest Well will represent vitally important hope…
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