Miles White Beneficial Society Grant Announcement

MILES WHITE BENEFICIAL SOCIETY

Announcement of Special Grant for Summer Programs for

Baltimore Youth

Distribution of Announcement on May 8, 2020

THE MILES WHITE BENEFICIAL SOCIETY OF BALTIMORE CITY (MWBS), a charitable organization affiliated with the Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), is now accepting applications for one time per year grants of up to $5,000 from qualified non-profit 501C3 organizations serving youth in Baltimore during summer 2020.

MWBS is seeking to support organizations that provide educational, work, community service, recreational, and/or conflict resolution programs to underserved Baltimore youth and that have a connection to Friends’ Meetings or their members.

APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED ON or BEFORE June 1, 2020.

Applicants must submit the following information to be considered:

  • Mission statement of the organization;
  • Connection to Friends (Quakers), if any;
  • Brief overview of current operations;
  • Funding request with a clear and concise description of the intended use for the funds, the youth who will benefit from the program, and the intended impact on the youth;
  • A safety plan related to COVID-19 requirements and the Governor’s directives (an attachment is fine);
  • Plan to describe, assess, or measure the effect of the funding on the participating youth in a report submitted to MWBS by October 9, 2020; and
  • A local contact person with address, e-mail, and phone number.

Send written applications to:

John McKusick, Trustee
Miles White Beneficial Society
603 Anneslie Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21212-2012

Send electronic applications to: john.ca.mckusick@verizon.net

N.B.: The MWBS Board understands that there is a great deal of uncertainty about the availability of summer programs for youth in 2020. Please do the best that you can to describe how you intend to provide a summer program for underserved children in Baltimore.

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