Gwen’s Girls Recipient of $500K Grant

Congratulations to Gwen’s Girls on their recent grant award of $499,996 from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP).

Grant funds will support the Girls412 program – an effort to improve public safety and affect juvenile justice reform in Allegheny County by improving outcomes for girls with minimal or moderate involvement with the juvenile justice system, and by systematically working to promote access to resources and disrupt oppressive contexts through personal advocacy and empowerment.