BCYF grantees have been doing amazing work serving the children and youth of Baltimore! You can read about each of our grantees in a new report that summarizes all the programs we supported through Year One grants.
A grant from the Baltimore Children & Youth Fund allowed Banner Neighborhoods Community Corp. to expand its programs for young people in East Baltimore – for example, launching a soccer league for kids and providing summer jobs for more young people. But the support from BCYF was about more
Wide Angle Youth Media uses video, photography and design to engage with young people, teach them valuable skills and help them use their voices to foster social change. Baltimore Children & Youth Fund is proud to support Wide Angle’s vital work. In the past year, Wide Angle served more
Learning, enrichment, and community support. Those are some of the pillars of the St. Francis Neighborhood Center’s Power Project, which provides high-caliber after-school programming for young people in the Reservoir Hill and Penn North neighborhoods. With support from the Baltimore Children
As envisioned by the legislation establishing the youth fund, BCYF is intended to act as its own entity and assume responsibility for the fund’s activities in July 2020 – succeeding Associated Black Charities, which has been administering the fund. When BCYF takes over that function,
BCYF has granted first-year grantees the opportunity to apply for Continuation grants to sustain their work serving children and youth. Organizations have begun completing those applications and Continuation grant funds are being disbursed.
Associated Black Charities, the sponsoring agency for the Baltimore Children & Youth Fund, submitted a letter and detailed responses on Jan. 14, 2020, in response to questions about the Fund from Baltimore City Councilmember Zeke Cohen. 1. When will the remaining Year One funding be fully
#BCYFUND grantee, Beyond The Natural Foundation produces Anti-cyberbullying Music Video. At the heart of the program is the B.M.O.R.E. (Being More Optimistic and Righteously Endowed) campaign where students get to use music to create a new culture of taking pride in making positive
AZIZA/PE&CE is an award winning progressive, social entrepreneurship mentoring and enrichment model using fashion, fitness, arts, music, mentoring, entertainment, education to address the development of social, cultural, emotional, life, and critical thinking skills in youth ages 14-24.
BCYF speaks with Mrs. Antoynica Ryan, Co-Founder of the Ryan Institute.JEWELS and GEMs is a BCYF Grantee and program of the Ryan Institute. Their summer program introduces students to financial literacy, music education, civics and helps prevent the summer “slide”. As an emerging