Check out Friends’ entry to the 2016 Spark Prize Gwinnett video competition in collaboration with Fire Services:
United Way, in partnership with The Primerica Foundation, The Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia, Partnership Gwinnett, the Gwinnett Coalition for Health and Human Services and the Atlanta Community Food Bank will host the 2016 Spark Prize event in Gwinnett County, a micro grants competition offering awards up to $25,000.
Spark Prize Gwinnett aims to recognize innovators who are creating cutting-edge human care solutions to some of the toughest issues surrounding income, education, health, hunger and homelessness.
“Our goal is to award agencies and innovation partners with grants and capacity building supports with new projects and initiatives to improve human care conditions for Gwinnett residents,” DePriest Waddy, Regional Director at United Way of Greater Atlanta, said in a news release. (adapted from The Gwinnett Daily Post http://www.gwinnettdailypost.com/local/new-spark-prize-gwinnett-to-award-local-agencies-partners-with/article_1bbc27a8-07be-5bd0-a43e-4a94bbbef5f0.html )