Family Well-Being

Read about the organizations we support that are promoting healthy development and strengthening families with children at the earliest and most formative years.

Children’s National Health System
Children’s National provides quality healthcare for their patients and families, while creating innovative solutions to pediatric health challenges.
Early Childhood Mental Health in Primary Care – Project Support $175,000
This initiative leverages Children’s National’s resources and partnerships to build a more effective and coordinated response to the mental and behavioral health needs of young children and their families – supporting the integration of pediatric primary care and early childhood mental heath through prevention, early identification, and treatment.

Flamboyan Foundation
Motivated by research that shows students do better in school and in life when their parents are engaged in their education, Flamboyan works to develop the capacity of educators to partner effectively with families to drive student academic success.
Family Engagement Partnership in Early Childhood – Project Support $125,000
Focusing on students ages 3-5, this project strengthens family engagement practices in Washington, DC’s public schools, through home visits and an improved approach to parent-teacher conferences – providing professional development, resources, and support to individual educators, school leadership, and the District’s public school system.

Mary’s Center for Maternal and Child Care
Mary’s Center offers comprehensive and integrated health care, educational, and social services in a linguistically and culturally appropriate manner, building better futures for individuals and families.
Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorder Training Project – Project Support $52,000
Mary’s Center is establishing itself as the hub for perinatal mental health resources for District residents and the providers who serve them – offering trainings in identification and treatment of Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders to all relevant healthcare, mental health, and adjunct providers.

Montgomery County Collaboration Council for Children, Youth, and Families
The Collaboration Council brings together public and private service providers to address the needs of Montgomery County, Maryland's children and their families.
Excel Beyond the Bell Career Pathways – Project Support $25,000
Excel Beyond the Bell ensures high-quality, safe, and enriching out-of-school time programs for Montgomery County students. Career Pathways creates a pipeline of qualified youth development practitioners through a professional development system that supports career growth, establishes and recognizes quality standards, and professionalizes the field through higher education.