Family League Bulletin: Family League of Baltimore Awards Over $500,000 for Summer Programs for City Youth

Family League Bulletin: Family League of Baltimore Awards Over $500,000 for Summer Programs for City Youth

Family League of Baltimore has awarded competitive grants to 32 organizations to expand and enhance the overall quality of summer learning opportunities for over 4,500 Baltimore City youth. Family League is grateful for the funding provided by the Mayor’s Office and Baltimore City Public Schools to offer enriched summer learning opportunities for city youth.

The grants will support programs for city youths in elementary, middle, and high school focusing on STEM, literacy, college and career readiness, workforce development, and arts and learning programs, as well as summer camps offering both academic and enrichment activities.

“Every child living in Baltimore City deserves a chance to have fun over the summer, as well as an opportunity to continue learning and exploring the world around them,” said Family League President and CEO Jonathon Rondeau. “These grant funds make it possible to offer more safe and enriching choices to more kids in neighborhoods across the city.”

 

2016 Summer Program Award Recipients:

Abbottston Elementary School
Adelante Latina!, Inc.
B.E.L.L Foundation, Inc. (Building Educated Leaders for Life)
Baltimore Clayworks
Baltimore Curriculum Project
Baltimore Urban Debate League
Blue Water Baltimore, Inc.
BYKE Collective, Inc.
Camp Farthest Out, Inc.
Camp Puh’tok for Boys and Girls, Inc.
Child First Authority, Inc.
Civic Works, Inc.
CUPs Coffeehouse
Digital Harbor Foundation
Fitness Fun & Games
Full Gospel Fellowship Church of Deliverance, Inc.
Fund for Educational Excellence
Girl Scouts of Central Maryland, Inc.
Higher Achievement Program, Inc.
Holistic Life Foundation
Humanim, Inc.
Middle Grades Partnership
Parks and People Foundation
Reconstruct and Rebuild
Renaissance Academy High School
St. Francis Neighborhood Center
The Baltimore Youth Alliance
The Inner Harbor Project, Inc.
Village Learning Place
Y of Central Maryland
Young Audiences of Maryland, Inc.
Youth as Resources

 

About Family League of Baltimore

Since 1991, Family League of Baltimore has mobilized resources, empowered communities, and built the capacity of organizations to provide children and families with high quality programs and services that help them reach their full potential. We use our deep experience in resource management to collaborate with stakeholders to improve opportunities across our city. Our goal is that by 2030, all children in Baltimore will be born healthy, succeed academically, graduate high school and transition into higher education and the workforce.  Learn more about Family League at www.familyleague.org. Join us on Facebook and Twitter.

 

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