We are happy to announce support for Roots and Wings, who assist children who have aged out of the Foster system in New Jersey. Visit their website to read more about their work at:
We are happy to support the "Phoenix Rising Program" at North Lawn College Prep. Visit their website to learn more about them and their program at
4 grants have been awarded to some awesome projects to help women and Children. I will post more information on each program at a later time, but congratulations to the following organizations:
Women's Global Empowerment Fund - Supplement to complete pilot program for Women's Health and Hygiene in Uganda
North Lawndale College Prep in Chicago, to fund an additional 25 students for their Phoenix Rising Program
The Batonga Foundation which will be matched by USAID for a small country in West Africa assisting girls in secondary school.
Roots and Wings Foundation in NJ that assist Foster Children who have aged out with housing, education, case management and mentoring.
Congratulations to the Women's Global Empowerment fund. You have been awarded a $18,000.00 grant to further your work in Uganda. WGEF offers women access to microcredit loans, business development training and educational initiatives. The focus will be on three areas: leadership development, literacy and health initiatives.