THOSE WE HELP
FCPSF awarded its first grant in the amount of $10,000 to SisterMentors. The grant aligns with the mission of FCPSF. Access the press release for more details.
2018 COMMUNITY GRANT Awarded to access youth!
FCPSF awards a Community Grant every two years to a non-profit community-based organizations that implement projects directly benefiting young girls and teen women.
Access Youth, Inc. aims to curb the school-to-prison pipeline through early intervention focused on three critical points along this spectrum: When students are truant from school, have behavior issues that could result in suspension from school and when young people are arrested for first-time, low-level offenses. Access Youth will be using the grant to expand its programs targeting at risk teen girls.
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2018 JOWAVA MORROW LEGGETT HARRISON SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
FCPSF partnered with The Dr. Jowava Morrow Leggett Harrison Scholarship, established by the Leggett Harrison family in memory of their matriarch in awarding two $1,000 book scholarships to support the continuing education of two high school graduates from Washington, DC or Maryland.
Chamia Lessey is attending Prince Georges Community College while Michella Wise is attending Clark Atlanta University.