WMAR: Sometimes those who help others need a little help themselves

By: Ashley McDowell

BALTIMORE — Sometimes those who help others need a little help themselves, that’s where the Baltimore Children and Youth Fund (BCYF) step in. Offering grants to nonprofits that improve the lives of younger people.

 

It’s an organization that was started following the killing of Freddie Gray.

 

“The community came together and said what can we do to come together to make sure young people have the support they need to be able to thrive and be leaders here in Baltimore,” said Alysia Lee who is the BCYF President.

 

80% of the city voted in support and that’s when the Baltimore Children and Youth Fund was created…. Read the full article.