Monroe County Family Coalition, Inc.

2023 Grants for Change Receipient

What is the grant for and how will it benefit the community?

This funding will support the development and implementation of a program aimed at empowering BIPOC high school students. The program encompasses a series of educational seminars designed to enhance their awareness of financial resources and scholarship opportunities beyond FASFA, addressing an area often overlooked by conventional educational systems. Additionally, these funds will be utilized to organize a youth conference, dedicated to fostering community and mental health well-being, with a particular focus on the impact of poverty, violence, financial literacy and racial injustice.