Vienna, Virginia-based Jill’s House provides short-term overnight care and activities for children ages six to 17 with intellectual disabilities. enabling their caring family members to receive the respite and support they need. Jill’s House wants to change the face of disability ministry in America so that each family of a special child has respite within reach and access to a church that embraces them.
Learn more at : jillshouse.org
CAPITAL PARTNERS FOR EDUCATION
Capital Partners for Education provides a structured continuum of one-on-one mentoring, academic support and career preparation services to low-income high school and college students from the Washington, DC metropolitan area, guiding them to and through college, and into sustainable career paths.
Since 1993, CPE has supported more than 600 students and has produced a 75% program completion rate, a 97% college enrollment rate and a 70% college completion rate for its graduates – more than three times the rate nationally and five times the rate in DC.
Learn more at : www.cpfe.org
CHILDREN NATIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM
Children’s National Health System, based in Washington, DC, has been serving the nation’s children since 1870 and is the largest provider of pediatric care in the nation’s capital. Children’s National is ranked in the top 20 in every specialty evaluated by U.S. News & World Report – one of only four children’s hospitals in the nation to earn this distinction – and is one of America’s top NIH-funded pediatric institutions. Children’s National is recognized for its expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as a strong voice for children through advocacy at the local, regional and national levels.
Learn more at : www.childrensnational.org