Support for Abused Women and Children

The William S. Abell Foundation supports organizations that provide services for abused women and children as part of our core mission with grants that are awarded quarterly that typically do not exceed $25,000 per grantee.

DEADLINES:

  • Letters of Intent Due: April 1, July 1, October 1 and December 19
  • Proposal Due: April 15, July 15, October 15 and January 15

Before submitting a letter of intent or application, please review the following guidelines and then go to: Am I Eligible?

 Grant requests must be from nonprofits operating in:

  • The District of Columbia;
  • Montgomery, Prince George’s, Charles, Calvert, and St. Mary’s counties in Maryland.

The Foundation will consider applications for:

  • Emergency legal and social services;
  • Crisis counseling for individuals and families;
  • Victim relief services;
  • Health services;
  • Financial assistance;
  • Transitional housing;
  • Other services for abused women and children.

The Foundation will not consider applications for:

  • Consecutive year grants;
  • 501 (c) (3) organizations that do not have a 509 (a) (1) or (2) status.

Our recent grants supporting abused women and children:

SCROLL DOWN FOR A LIST OF LINKS AND ADDRESSES FOR GRANTS AWARDED FOR ABUSED WOMEN & CHILDREN:

 

Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center

1012 14th Street NW Suite 450

Washington, DC 20005

http://www.apalrc.org/dp/

 

Aunt Hattie's Place, Inc.

17734 Norwood Road

Sandy Spring, MD 20860

http://aunthattie.homestead.com/ 

 

Ayuda

1707 Kalorama Road NW

Washington, DC 20009

http://www.ayudainc.org/pages/page.cfm?id=1

 

Bethany Christian Services of Maryland

2130 Priest Bridge Drive Ste 9

Crofton, MD 21114

http://www.bethany.org/

 

Bethel House, Inc.

6810 Floral Park Rd

Brandywine, MD 20613

http://www.bethelhousei.org/

 

Boat People SOS, Inc.

817 Silver Spring Ave Ste 110

Silver Spring, MD

http://bpsos.wordpress.com/about-us/

 

Bright Beginnings, Inc.

128 M Street, NW

Washington, DC 20001

http://www.brightbeginningsinc.org/

 

Catholic Charities' Angel's Watch Program

P O Box 613

Hughesville, MD 20637

http://www.catholiccharitiesdc.org/page.aspx?pid=394

 

Center for Adoption Support and Education, Inc.

4000 Blackburn Lane Suite 260

Burtonsville, MD 20866

http://www.adoptionsupport.org/index.php

 

Center for Child Protection and Family Support

714 G Street SE

Washington, DC 20003

www.centerchildprotection.org/

 

Center for Children, Inc.

6100 Radio Station Road

La Plata, MD 20646

www.center-for-children.org/

 

Children's Hospital Foundation

111 Michigan Ave NW

Washington, DC 20010

www.dcchildrensfoundation.com/site/PageServer

 

Community Advocates for Family and Youth

9201 Basil Court

Largo, MD 20791

http://www.cafyonline.org/

 

Court Appointed Special Advocate of DC

919 18th Street NW Suite 510

Washington, DC 20006                                         

www.casadc.org/

 

Court Appointed Special Advocate of Montgomery County

1010 Grandin Ave B-3

Rockville, MD 20851

http://www.casamontgomery.org/

 

Court Appointed Special Advocate of PG County    

6525 Belcrest Road Ste 211

Hyattsville, MD 20782

www.pgcasa.org/

 

Crossway Community, Inc.

3015 Upton Drive

Kensington, MD 20895

http://www.crossway-community.org/

 

DC Volunteer Lawyers Project                                

5335 Wisconsin Avenue, NW, Suite 440

Washington, DC 20015

http://www.dcvlp.org/

 

District Alliance for Safe Housing, Inc.

1926 14th St NW

Washington, DC 20009

www.dashdc.org/

 

District of Columbia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

1718 P Street St T-6

Washington, DC 20036

http://www.dccadv.org/

 

DV LEAP

2000 G Street NW

Washington, DC 20052

http://www.dvleap.org/website/

 

Family Place, Inc.                                                     

3309 16th St NW                                                                        

Washington, DC 20010

www.thefamilyplacedc.org/

 

Foster & Adoptive Parent Advocacy Center

1438 Rhode Island Ave, NE

Washington, DC 20018

http://www.dcfapac.org/

 

Hearts & Homes for Youth, Inc.

1320 Fenwick Lane Suite 800

Silver Spring, MD 20910

http://www.hh4y.org/

 

House of Ruth Maryland, Inc.

2201 Argonne Drive

Baltimore, MD 21218

http://www.hruth.org/

 

Ionia R. Whipper Home

2000 Channing St, NE

Washington, DC 20018

http://www.whipperhome.org/

 

Kidsave International

5165 MacArthur Blvd NW

Washington, DC 20016

http://www.kidsave.org/index.shtml

 

Leah's House, Inc.

P. O. Box 203

Callaway, MD 20620

http://www.leahshousemd.org/templates/System/default.asp?id=42097

 

Lutheran Social Services

4406 Georgia Ave NW

Washington, DC 20011               

www.lssnca.org/LutheranConnections.htm

 

Metropolitan Center for Assault Prevention

11501 Georgia Ave, Suite 403

Wheaton, MD 20902

http://www.metrocap.org/

 

My Mother's House, Inc.

P O Box 1014

Beltsville, MD 20704

Unknown Website Address

 

My Sister's Place                                                                              

P O Box 29596

Washington, DC 20017

Unknown Website Address

 

National Center for Children and Families

6301 Greentree Road

Bethesda, MD 20817

http://www.nccf-cares.org/

 

North Capitol Collaborative

200 K Street, NW, Suite 3

Washington, DC 20001

http://www.north-cap.org/

 

Second Genesis, Inc.

8611 Second Avenue

Silver Spring, MD 20910-3372

http://www.secondgenesis.org/

 

The DC Children's Advocacy Center (Safe Shores)

429 O Street NW

Washington, DC 20001

http://www.safeshores.org/

 

The Promise Resource Center

29958 Killpeck Creek Court

Charlotte Hall, MD 20622

http://thepromisecenter.org/

 

The Rebecca Project for Human Rights

2029 P Street, NW, Suite 301

Washington, DC 20036

http://www.rebeccaproject.org/

 

Travelers Aid International Inc.                                     

1612 K St NW Suite 206

Washington, DC 20006

www.travelersaid.org/

 

Walden Sierra Corporation

26845 Point Lookout Road

Leonardtown, MD 20650

http://www.waldensierra.org/

 

Women's Center                                                      

1025 Vermont Ave Ste 310                                                             

Washington, DC 20005

www.thewomenscenter.org/

 

 

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