D-8 Council Vice Chair Obie Patterson - Council Website Summary

Organization Name Amount Purpose Website Address Zip Code
All About the Drama Theatre Group, Inc. $250 All About the Drama Theatre Group will use grant funds for expenses related to the performance of a dynamic stage play entitled, "A Victim's Whisper." No website listed on application 20744
All Shades of Pink, Incorporated $2,500 All Shades of Pink will use grant funds to support the following programs:  comfort blankets for diagnosed patients; the emergency Utility Assistance Fund; promote physical health; and educational materials for youth / adults. www.asopinc.org 20769
Christmas in April - Prince George's County, Inc. $2,500 Christmas in April - Prince George's County will use grant funds for expenses related to repairing the homes of selected homeowners. www.christmasinaprilpg.org 20735
Coalition of Concerned Black Christian Men $1,500 Coalition of Concerned Black Christian Men will use grant funds for scholarships to be awarded to school seniors at the June scholarship dinner and for providing monthly food baskets to county residents in need. www.ccbcm.org 20744
Crossland High School - Dance Company $2,000 Crossland High School - Dance Company will use grant funds to defray the expenses of 80 people travelling to New Orleans to participate in four of the largest parades occurring during Mardi Gras 2013. No website listed on application 20748
Daughter For The Day, Inc. $5,000 Daughter For The Day will use grant funds to provide eligible senior citizens 70 and over residing in Prince George's County with free personal assistance as well as offering critical services / activities which elevate their quality of life, including vital assistance and physical support to medical / business appointments and with other local outings. www.daughterfortheday.org 20744
Friends of the Northwestern Choral Society of Hyattsville MD, Inc. [FNCSH] $1,500 FNCSH will use grant funds for expenses related to traveling to South Africa for the Ihlombe Choral Festival being held July 10-20, 2013. www.friendsofnhschoirs.org 20738
Friends of the Oxon Hill Branch of the Prince George's County Memorial Library $3,000 Friends of the Oxon Hill Branch of the Prince George's County Memorial Library will use grant funds for expenses related to conducting summer reading programs and other programs for teens and senior citizens throughout the year. www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mdfohl 20745
John Hanson Montessori PTSA, Inc. $1,500 John Hanson Montessori PTSA will use grant funds for expenses related to programs that encourage parental and community involvement in the public school system. www1.pgcps.org 20745
Kappa Epsilon Lambda Education Foundation, Inc. [KELEF] $2,500 Kappa Epsilon Lambda Education Foundation, Inc. [KELEF] will use grant funds for expenses related to its Thursday afterschool group mentoring program, career awareness activities, and academic support (scholarships). www.kelef.org 20774
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People [NAACP] - Prince George's County - Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) $1,500 NAACP ACT-SO will use grant funds for expenses related to recruiting, stimulating, improving and encouraging high academic and cultural achievement among African-American high school students through mentoring and various enrichment activities, including competitions involving the sciences, humanities, performing arts, visual arts and business. www.actsopgc.org 20774
New Creation AME Church $1,000 New Creation AME Church will use grant funds for expenses related to providing free tutoring services to students from area schools in the areas of math, reading, advanced math, science and social studies.  These include computers, printers, internet services, educational supplies and CDs and / or DVDs related to the tutoring areas of study. www.newcreationamec.com 20744
Prince George's County Drug Policy Coalition, Inc $15,000 Prince George's County Drug Policy Coalition will use grant funds to provide scholarships to college students and 12th Grade students residing in District 8. www.pgcdpc.com 20746
Prince George's County Public Safety Assistance Program, Inc.  $2,000 Prince George's County Public Safety Assistance Program will use grant funds for expenses related to preparing food  baskets and canned goods to families displaced by disasters during the year. No website listed on application 20773
Take Charge Juvenile Diversion Program, Inc. $2,500 Take Charge will use grant funds to provide services which include:  providing individual and group counseling for families referred to the organization and; facilitating school assemblies / seminars with law enforcement officials and the Council Member as invited speakers.  Counseling topics will include leadership development, financial literacy, conflict resolution, anti-bullying, auto-theft prevention and gang prevention. www.takechargeprogram.org 20747
The Community Foundation for Prince George's County $20,000 The Community Foundation for Prince George's County will use grant funds to provide grant making and technical assistance support to organizations serving Councilmanic District 8. www.thecommunityfoundationpgc.org 20785
The Foundation for the Advancement of Music and Education, Inc. [FAME] $10,000 FAME will use grant funds for expenses related to preparing for and conducting the March 9, 2013 professional music and community program for senior citizens at Harmony Hall in Fort Washington. www.fameorg.org 20718
Funds Disbursed as of 5-9-13 $74,250
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