Project Change (projectchange-md.org) is a youth-driven nonprofit that empowers middle school and high school students to be agents for positive change within their communities through youth health and safety, service, and leadership opportunities. Through musical theater, the organization’s Team of Stars program has helped more than 500 youths learn significant life skills and theater skills, and to engage in the art of collaboration.
Serves: Montgomery County
What a donation buys:
- $300 provides tuition for two students to attend the Student Leadership Institute.
- $1,000 supports the minimum cost to run the monthly Teen Coffeehouse.
- $4,000 covers the cost to run a service club at two local schools.
- One day: Volunteer at the annual spring “Party in the Park” for the whole family.
- Ongoing: Serve as a middle school or high school member of the Project Change service club.