The Spring 2020 Round for the Fund for Children, Youth and Families is Now Closed.

The Fund for the Children, Youth and Families was established to invest in the betterment of underserved children, youth, and families across the greater Washington region. Specifically to invest in organizations achieving significant impact providing services and programming across the following program areas:
  • Stable Homes Stable Families
  • Foster Care and Adoption
  • Academic and Career Success

Grantmaking through the Fund for Children, Youth and Families began in 2016.  Applications for the Spring 2020 round are currently in review. Awards will be announced in Summer 2020. 

The Greater Washington Community Foundation administers the Fund for Children, Youth, and Families.

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2016 FFCYF Grantees

The Fund for Children, Youth, and Families’ inaugural funding cycle awarded $1.97 million in grants to 46 organizations addressing the FFCYF program areas. To view a listing of the 2016 FFCYF grantees click the button below.

2017 FFCYF Grantees

The Fund for Children, Youth, and Families’ 2017 funding cycle awarded $1.93 million in grants to 47 organizations addressing the FFCYF program areas. To view a listing of the 2017 FFCYF grantees click the button below.

2018 FFCYF Grantees

The Fund for Children, Youth, and Families’ 2018 funding cycle awarded $1.95 million in grants to 46 organizations addressing the FFCYF program areas. To view a listing of the 2018 FFCYF grantees click the button below.

Questions & Comments

Questions or comments regarding the Fund for Children, Youth, and Families can be directed to Jana-Lynn Louis, Program Officer, Community Investment Initiatives. Click the button below to email Jana-Lynn Louis.

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