Be the change you wish to see
March 2022 - First Giving
RAHAB (Reaching Above Hopelessness and Brokenness) serves victims serves victims of sexual trafficking through a drop-in house in Akron that provides meals, clothing and personal care items. Mentorship, counseling, employment and housing assistance are also offered. The grant provided funding for an enclosure of a back porch for a private victim advocate space.
OHuddle Mentors is a youth mentorship organization serving Wayne County that awakens youth to their unique value through
hope-filled relationships and
ongoing 1:1 mentorship.
Project NICU is dedicated to supporting families with children in the NICU and the medical professionals who care for them. Services provided include care packages, support groups, family mentorship, emergency assistance funds and graduate programming.
September 2022 - Second Giving
Saint Martin de Porres High School prepares students with limited economic means for post-secondary success in education and work through a mutually transformative work-study experience. This grant supported their 'To and Through College Program' which ensures alumni can continue to thrive with resources and support of skilled advocates.
First Glance is a youth center that aims to meet the physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs of at-risk children and youth in the Kenmore neighborhood of Akron.
The mission of Grace House Akron is to provide a loving home for indigent, homeless and abandoned individuals at the end of life. The home provides safe shelter, care with dignity and compassion, and a nurturing environment for individuals with terminal illnesses.