Category Archives: Updates

Donors Lend a Hand at 2016 Grant Recipient, D.C. Diaper Bank

By working on a committee, Many Hands donors learn first-hand about the needs in our community and often support these organizations on their own. Recently, this group of donors volunteered at one of our 2016 finalist organizations, DC Diaper Bank, and packaged over 10,000 diapers for families in need.
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A Spotlight on DC’s Housing Challenges

The Many Hands board is grateful to those who attended the Educational Forum on Housing earlier this week. Our thanks to Many Hands member, Molly Peter, and her colleagues at Compass for opening their office space to us and for donating the delicious appetizers. We were so fortunate to have two distinguished speakers: Phyllis Caldwell,…
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Announcing our 2016 Grantees!

Thursday evening, May 12, was the finale to the Many Hands 2015-16 grant-making cycle.  We heard inspiring presentations from our four finalist organizations: Reach Incorporated, DC Diaper Bank, Homestretch, and Joe’s Movement Emporium. Our donors then cast their votes to award the $100,000 grant. We are proud to announce that the recipient of this year’s…
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Announcing Many Hands 2016 Finalists!

Many Hands is pleased to announce our four focus area finalist organizations: Education - Reach Incorporated; Health - DC Diaper Bank; Housing - Homestretch; Job Readiness - Joe's Movement Emporium. Our final meeting will take place on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at the Chevy Chase Village Hall in Chevy Chase, Maryland. All voting members are…
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