Source: Bethesa Magazine

More than 100 employees and supporters of local nonprofits rallied at the County Council Office Building in Rockville, Maryland to protest a proposed $600,000 county budget cut to nonprofit grants, which is 1% of the program’s annual budget.

These grants offer after-school programs, community meals, and workforce training.

Although County Executive Ike Leggett argues that the cut he proposed was “to balance needs with the resources available”, seven of the nine council members stood in opposition and promised to protect nonprofit funding and grants.

Read full story at: Bethesa Magazine

Contact mOppenheimTV

Thank you for your interest in mOppenheimTV. Do you have a question or comment about our programs or services? Please get in touch with us! We welcome any feedback you may have.

Your Name (required)

Your Organization (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Phone (required)

Subject (required) - check any that apply
INSIGHTNonprofit SpotlightPBS CollaborationExecutive SearchOther

Your Message

Please prove you are human by selecting the Heart.

Maryland Council Members Rally In Opposition to Cuts in Nonprofit Grants