The Fiscal Year 2024 State Budget includes an operating grant to Thread, Inc. Thread is a non-profit organization serving underperforming students in Baltimore, Maryland. The Thread model of support harnesses the power of human connection, building durable networks of support between at-risk students and community-based volunteers, with the aim of improving educational, economic, and emotional outcomes for students. The Thread model of intervention and support for students has a proven record of success, with higher graduation rates, transition to postsecondary, and postsecondary completion rates.
MSDE will provide one customer service support session to Thread regarding the completion of the application. During the session, MSDE personnel will provide an overview of the grant funding, the requirements, and the application process. The session will be held on:
Wednesday, August 16, 202310:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
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video call link Or dial: +1 252-423-4073 PIN: 552 530 865#More phone numbers can be found
MSDE staff will also be available to provide technical assistance throughout the grant application process. Contact Ruth McLean-Foster at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions related to the Operating Grant to Thread.
This funding opportunity, including all attachments and updates, can be downloaded from the
MSDE Office of Grants Administration and Compliance website.