AAWGT: Making a difference in our community!
2011 GranteesAnne Arundel Women Giving Together (AAWGT) is pleased to announce that six non-profit organizations will receive a total of $76,168 in grants beginning on July 1, 2011.
Anne Arundel Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) – Volunteer Training - $15,000 to train volunteers who provide support and advocacy for abused or neglected children involved in the court system.
Arundel House of Hope – Free Medical and Wellness Clinic - $15,000 to provide free health care, prescriptions, and laboratory tests to homeless, uninsured, and low-income citizens.
Food Link – Wholesale Produce Distribution - $15,000 to provide fresh produce for families in need by distributing surplus, gleaned, and donated food through various farmers’ markets.
Robert A. Pascal Youth and Family Services – Stop the Violence! Two - $9,173 for play therapy and filial therapy programs helping children aged 3-10 who have experienced traumas such as abuse, illness, family dissolution and domestic violence.
YWCA of Annapolis/Anne Arundel County – YWCA Legal Services - $15,000 to help victims of domestic abuse obtain peace and protective orders through the services of a staff attorney.