Heather M. Ross

Have a Bright Idea? Apply This Week for a Changemaker Grant Kids and adults who want to change their communities can become "changemakers"

Kids with big ideas and bright minds can try their hands at making the world a better place with United Way of Central Maryland’s Changemaker Challenge. This challenge makes social innovation a competition and serves to highlight and award ideas that address local, community challenges. The challenge will award more …

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Local Youth Give Back

A young woman proudly displays a pink suit jacket.

It’s that time of year when we reflect on all that we’re thankful for. For these local teens, that’s Baltimore—and they’re giving back. This past June, Philanthropy Tank, a nonprofit organization that aims to prepare eighth- to 11th-grade students by equipping them with funding and professional guidance to tackle social …

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