On June 6, Many Hands celebrated the culmination of the 2019 grant cycle by presenting a check for $100,000 to Access Youth. Congratulations to founder and Executive Director Jodi Ovca and her team for their incredible work keeping at-risk students in school!
At Many Hands' Annual Meeting on May 16, members chose Access Youth as the recipient of the 2019 Many Hands $100,000 grant. The three other finalists--CASA/Prince George's County, Greater DC Diaper Bank, and New Endeavors by Women--will each receive a grant of $58,500.
Many Hands is delighted to announce that Access Youth, CASA/Prince George's County, Greater DC Diaper Bank, and New Endeavors by Women have been chosen as finalists for the 2019 Many Hands $100,000 grant.
Reach, Inc., the 2016 recipient of the Many Hands $100,000 grant, was profiled in a recent NPR story featuring Mikala Tardy, a senior at Eastern High School who has been tutoring younger students through Reach since her freshman year.