VPP Invests in Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection to Help At-Risk Youth in Prince George’s County Gain Job Skills, Stay in School
$1.95 million pledge will enable nearly 900 middle and high school students to gain work experience from local employers and the support needed to successfully graduate
VPP and Urban Alliance Partner to Bring Career Skills To Low Income High Schoolers in National Capital Region
Region’s leading venture philanthropy organization to invest $3 million to support Urban Alliance growth throughout the region
Leslie Aun for VPP
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Wendy-Ann Dixon-DuBois for Urban Alliance
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Contact: Victoria Vrana for VPP
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Supports expansion that will more than double the number of students served by high performing college prep school system
It is with great pleasure we announce that VPP has entered into an investment partnership with Calvary Bilingual Multicultural Learning Center, making it our sixth philanthropic investment. This dynamic organization provides a wide range of family services to residents in the multi-ethnic neighborhoods of Mt. Pleasant and Columbia Heights of Washington, DC. The core of Calvary’s offerings are childcare and after-school programs, and youth development for 400 children from infancy through high school.
We are very pleased to announce that Venture Philanthropy Partners (VPP) has entered into a multi-year investment partnership with the Calvary Bilingual Multicultural Learning Center, a child and family education and development center with an 18-year history of delivering a wide range of services in the District of Columbia.
We are delighted to announce that Venture Philanthropy Partners (VPP) has entered into an investment partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington (BGCGW), a multi-service youth organization providing after-school academic enrichment and athletic activities to 35,000 children throughout the National Capital Region.
We are pleased to announce that Venture Philanthropy Partners (VPP) has entered into an investment partnership with Mary's Center for Maternal and Child Care, a comprehensive community health organization that provides health, social, and educational services to underserved families—women, men, children, and adolescents—in the District of Columbia.
Announcing Partnership with College Summit
We are pleased to announce that Venture Philanthropy Partners (VPP) has entered into an investment partnership with College Summit, a dynamic organization whose mission is to increase the college enrollment rate of low-income students by ensuring that every student who can make it in college makes it to college, and by putting college access “know-how” and support within the reach of every student.