Category Archives: Updates

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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Save the Date for the 2018 Annual Meeting

The Education, Health, Housing, and Job Readiness committees have been hard at work. At the beginning of May, each committee will select a finalist. The grant applications from the four focus area finalists will then be emailed to all voting members so you can be fully informed about each organization and be prepared to cast…
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Fall Educational Forum Highlights DC Workforce Barriers

At the Many Hands November Educational Forum on Job Readiness, moderated by founding board member Leslie Lawley, three knowledgeable leaders in the field broke down some of the complexities of helping people enter the labor force and provided invaluable insight for about 40 Many Hands members in attendance.

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Many Hands Announces Launch of Young Members Program

Many Hands is pleased to launch a Young Members Program as of October 2017. This option is available to women aged 25-34 and offers full membership benefits and voting privileges at a discounted annual donation amount of $500. Women in the stated age range may take advantage of this program a maximum of three times,…
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