the ten $1,000 grants given to metro atlanta teens delivered incredible results:
RESULTS: The projects have been completed and the impact to the community are incredible! Here are the highlights:
- 900+ people benefited;
- 3,000+ meals provided;
- 17 computer tablets provided access to online education;
- Hundreds of critical items, such as PPE, cleaning supplies, hygiene kits, and feminine products delivered;
- Hundreds of comfort items, such as reading materials, games, & toys delivered;
- Critical care documents translated into multiple languages;
- Inspired others to join in to increase funding and reach;
- Leadership skills, such as project management and budgeting, gained;
- Teens empowered to directly help their communities.
GRANT RECIPIENTS: Pebble Tossers received almost 50 innovative, creative and all-around outstanding applications. A panel of judges reviewed application based on the guidelines provided to all applicants to come up with our ten winners. Each grant recipient and a summary of their project is listed below (in no particular order). We will provide updates throughout the project time period.