The Community Foundation in Prince George’s County is pleased to be named as the host and grant making entity of The Walton Community Fund for Prince George’s County. The goal of the Walton Community Fund for Prince George’s County is to meet the basic and educational needs of children and families in Prince George’s County by supporting and strengthening the delivery of essential services. The 2014 grant round will award grants to nonprofit organizations to support programs/projects that address the following objectives:
● To support young people from Pre-K through post-secondary education to develop strong literacy and problem solving skills
● To prepare young people for successful transition to adulthood by providing an array of academic and supportive services that increase the number of County youth who graduate from high school ready for post-secondary opportunities
● To meet the basic needs of children and families in the County by strengthening the delivery of essential services (e.g. food, housing, emergency services).About Walton
Walton is a family-owned company that has been in business for over 30 years. It is one of North America’s premier land asset administrators and managers with nearly 79,000 acres of land under administration and management, including approximately 3,500 acres in Maryland, 2,900 of which are in Prince George’s County.