$100,000 Grant For Economic Empowerment of Black Youth

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$100,000 Grant For Economic Empowerment of Black Youth

$100,000 Grant For Economic Empowerment of Black Youth

Today, the NBA Foundation announced that DC Central Kitchen will receive a $100,000 grant to continue their work in DC to create employment opportunities, further career advancement, and drive greater economic empowerment for Black youth.

With this grant, DC Central Kitchen will be able to support 20 more students in their Culinary Arts career program and hire an additional social worker for targeted support. Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE), the MSE Foundation and the Washington Wizards have been proud to partner with DC Central Kitchen and named it as its Social Impact partner in 2020.

To see the impact of DC Central Kitchen and the work which the NBA Foundation’s grant will support, see the video and the NBA Foundation’s full announcement below.