September 17, 2019

Dear Nonprofit Leaders,

I hope you are having a productive week! I'm writing to share several items of interest.

#PGCensus2020: Workshop and Ambassador Training
Prince George's County is hard at work preparing to ensure every person is counted in the 2020 Census. This Saturday, September 21st, the Complete Count Committee and my office are hosting a workshop to foster new partnerships, identify census challenges, and identify strategies to ensure all are represented in the count. I hope you will consider participating.

Saturday, September 21, 2019 , 10 am - 12:30 pm
College Park Aviation Museum Operations Building
1909 Corporal Frank Scott Drive 
College Park MD 20740

Space is limited! Refreshments will be provided. 
Please register here .


5th Annual Parkdale High School College & Career Fair 


If your organization provides support for workforce training, college applications, financial aid, etc., please consider hosting a table at my 5th Annual Parkdale High School College and Career Fair. 

In addition, I have a special request this year.  Recruiters are slow in responding and I'm looking for volunteers to attend and represent their alma mater or employer. 

Please contact Alesha Wilson  aewilson@co.pg.md.us to reserve your spot!  


FY2020 Special Appropriations Grants 
If you would like to apply for a Fiscal Year 2020 Special Appropriations grant from my office, please visit the Council's Special Appropriation Grant Awards page . Detailed instructions and the Fiscal Year 2020 Special Appropriation Grant Application may be found there. Please note the application and requirements have been updated from previous years so please allow yourself ample time to complete the application and compile the required documents.
 
Complete applications (with an original signature) for a District 3 Special Appropriations Grant must be post-marked or hand-delivered to County Council Grants Coordinator Gary Sabel no later than Monday, September 30, 2019 to be considered. 
 
Mr. Gary Sabel, Grants Coordinator
Prince George's County Council
14741 Gov. Oden Bowie Drive, 2nd Floor
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772 
 
Please also send an email to Alesha Wilson, aewilson@co.pg.md.us to alert her that your grant application has been submitted so she can ensure it is received.
I anticipate making final decisions by the end of December or early January. You can expect to receive notification of your grant, if any, early in 2020, with funds disbursed Spring 2020.

FY2020 Domestic Violence Grants 
The Prince George's County Council, committed to ending domestic violence and abuse in the County, has appropriated $500,000 in FY 2020 in a fourth round of grant funding to support the Council's Domestic Violence Grant Program . Learn more about the Program and download the grant application here. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, September 25, 2019


Training Session with Venture Philanthropy Partners 
In an effort to assist the broader Nonprofit Community that serves Prince George's County, the County Council will offer a development session centered around capacity building and collaboration. We are honored to have Venture Philanthropy Partners (VPP) conduct this session to ensure we are strengthening and empowering our nonprofit community leaders.  

Wednesday, October 9, 2019  
10:00 am- 2:00 pm
  County Administration Building
1st Floor Hearing Room 
14741 Gov. Oden Bowie Dr.
Upper Marlboro MD 20772


SAVE THE DATE: Nonprofit Networking Breakfast
Friday, November 1, 2019
Location and more information coming soon! 

As always, feel free to reach out to a member of my District 3 team or me if we can help you in any way. #onlytogether

Together Strengthening Our Community,




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District 3 Resource Workshop 

Upcoming Events: Thursday, September 27, 2019 
and 
Thursday, October 24, 2019
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D3 Team
301-952-3060

CouncilDistrict3
@co.pg.
md.us


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