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Grant Closed — MissionBox wants to show appreciation for the critical work of volunteers around the world.

In April 2018, the MissionBox Philanthropic Fund announced that two, $1000 cash "thank you gifts" would be awarded to a superstar volunteer who received the most recommendations on the MissionBox organization profile for which they were associated.

1. CentroNía

CentroNía believes that access to quality education continues to be the single most important challenge facing the District of Columbia and the greater metropolitan region. CentroNía, a nationally recognized, award-winning educational organization, provides affordable, quality early childhood education, professional development to educators and family support services in a bilingual and multicultural environment to more than 2,400 low-income children and families.

CentroNía nominated Morcia Minor, for the Superstar Volunteer award. Read about Morcia's wonderful and inspired volunteer work at CentroNía.

Learn more about CentroNía.

2. Association of Black Psychologists

The mission of the Association of Black Psychologists is an organization that was founded to address the unique issues and challenges facing black psychologists and the black community in general. ABPsi works to elevate and advance the profession of African Psychology, influence and drive social change and develop programs that support and assist black communities and other ethnic groups.

The Association of Black Psychologists nominated Evan Auguste for the Superstar Volunteer Award. Evan has served as the ABPsi Student Circle Easter Graduate Representative for the 2017-2018 academic year, actively engages in the community by promoting youth mentorship and the importance of mental health. Read about Evan's inspired work at ABPsi.

Learn more about the Association of Black Psychologists.

MissionBox extends our deep appreciation and thanks to all nonprofits that applied. Please keep checking the site for future grant opportunities from the MissionBox Philanthropic Fund.

*Note: Votes made on MissionBox organization profiles after the April 30, 2018, 5:00 p.m. CDST deadline will not count toward the total number of recommendations.



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