Crittenton Services of Greater Washington
Crittenton Services of Greater Washington (www.crittentonservices.org) helps 500 teenage girls achieve academic success, make healthy choices and chart their own bright futures. Through proven curricula, Crittenton helps teenage girls believe in their ability to succeed—even in the face of significant challenges. The organization’s school-based programs teach teenage girls to value their education, build healthy relationships, speak up for their own needs and explore successful paths toward college and careers.
Headquartered: Silver Spring Serves: Metro region
What a donation buys:
- $350 allows one teen to participate in the career exploration program.
- $1,500 underwrites the costs for a Crittenton teen for an entire year.
- $10,000 sends 15 teenage girls to Crittenton’s Leadership Academy.
- One day: Help with Crittenton’s supply drives for students.
- Ongoing: Serve as an executive adviser or board member.