B Involved Club is a weekly program that gives teens a way to connect to their communities through participation in service projects of their choosing to benefit local partners.
Project Name: B Involved
Purpose: B Involved will provide Baltimore County teens with after-school projects inside and outside the library to benefit community organizations.
Grant Funding Amount: $3,000
Key Elements: Kickoff event, weekly program to work on projects, end-of-year closing ceremony
Target Audience: Teens
Community Support: Meals on Wheels, Araminta Freedom Initiative, St. Vincent de Paul Baltimore, Baltimore Humane Society. Library administration will support the project with additional funding of $1,150.
Use of grant funds: $1,500 in program materials per branch
Team members Kayla Hamilton, Michael Jackson, Kathryn Sigler, and Brian Wickman with Jeanine Esposito (left) and Dawn La Valle (right)
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