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Maryland Legal Aid receives $50K grant from Anne Arundel Co.

Anne Arundel County has awarded a $50,000 grant to Maryland Legal Aid to help provide civil legal services to indigent individuals in the county. In 2018, Maryland Legal Aid served more than 120,000 people statewide. Of those, nearly 20,000 were ...

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Dream Academy gets federal grant

The U.S. Dream Academy in Columbia was awarded a $1 million federal grant for mentoring services for at-risk youth in grades 3 to 9, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, D-Maryland, announced. The grant is supported by the Multi-State Mentoring Program at ...

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Maryland Legal Aid receives $400K to aid in domestic violence efforts

Maryland Legal Aid was awarded over $400,000 to support legal services for survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence. The organization is receiving $436,626 from the Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women under the Legal Assistance for Victims ...

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Baltimore County school system awarded DOJ grant to conduct safety study

The Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice announced on Wednesday it has awarded the Baltimore County Public Schools and its research partner, the University of Maryland, Baltimore, nearly $2 million to study school safety by focusing on students with ...

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Green & Healthy Homes gets $1M grant

The Green & Healthy Homes Initiative, of Baltimore, a national nonprofit dedicated to breaking the link between unhealthy housing and unhealthy residents, has received a $1 million federal grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service’s Social Innovation Fund. ...

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U.S. sends $900K to Maryland to cut back on DNA backlogs

Maryland is receiving $920,760 in federal funds, split among three law enforcement entities, to reduce DNA testing backlogs in crime labs, Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, D-Md., announced on Friday. The city of Baltimore has been awarded $513,548, Governor’s Office of ...

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