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Phone: 301-541-3605
PO Box 2213
Bowie
Maryland 20718
USA
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Target demographics: Girls in grades 7-10

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Assist young girls build confidence and leadership skills.

Geographic areas served: Washington, DC and Maryland

Programs: A Bigger Picture partners with schools and community centers to provide girls in the Washington, DC and Maryland area with:
•Educational and comprehensive workshops
•Exposure to new experiences through our enrichment activities
•An opportunity to give back through our community service projects
•Traveling opportunities

In turn our girls are provided with:
•Leadership, confidence and forward-thinking skills
•A safe place to learn and grow outside of a traditional classroom setting
•Opportunities to develop positive relationships with other students and mentors
•A positive attitude towards school and academics

Mission:
A Bigger Picture is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to making a lasting difference in the lives of girls in grades 7-10 through mentorship, exposure, community service and travel opportunities.
Results:
-Partnered with the Forestville Boys and Girls Club and El Haynes Public Charter School
-Received our first grant from Dosomething.org
-Over the summer of 2011 the girls volunteered over 90 hours of community service through our program
-In September 2012, A Bigger Picture, Inc. became a 501(c)(3) organization
- We received a book grant from First Book DC that provided college prep materials for the girls in the program

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10/25/13
A Bigger Picture, Inc, is great program for young teens who are trying to find themselves and recognize who they really are without have to prove themselves to everyone. These teen girls are in great place to shine and explore with Chanel Evans, Founder & Executive Director and her fabulous team. I... more »
10/21/13
This organization has set out to make a great impact on a community of young girls who would otherwise be over looked. I applaud A Bigger Picture, Inc. and all who are connected with it... more »
11/30/12
I am a journalist and have dealt with many groups like this over the years. I was impressed by the professionalism and amount of care and effort this organization gives. It is impressive to see that young women will have an outlet like this to improve themselves and grow into productive citizens... more »
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