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.
All Many Hands members are warmly invited to our 2019 Annual Meeting to hear presentations by all four finalists and to help select the organization that will receive this year's $100,000 grant.
A capacity crowd gathered on April 11 to discuss Michelle Alexander’s award-winning book, The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness. The lively and thought-provoking discussion covered a wide range of topics, including the war on drugs and its impact on the criminal justice system and the social cost of incarceration.