#GiveByDesign: @PGCSIF Prince George's County Social Innovation Fund (Maryland) The Prince George’s County Social Innovation Fund works as a catalyst for social impact. Its mission is to build social capital and invest in new approaches to solving social challenges in Prince George’s County.
MARYLAND....Silver Spring - Independence Now is a nonprofit organization created by and for people with disabilities. We are a resource and advocacy enter that promotes independent living and equal access for people with all types of disabilities. Independence Now assists residents of Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties to use community services and resources that will enhance their independence.
Born into slavery in Prince George’s County, MD in 1809, Anthony Bowen never let his adverse circumstances determine his future. He was able to moonlight as a painter and bricklayer when his work was done, where he met his wife. After saving enough money, he purchased his freedom for $425 in 1830. A...Born into slavery in Prince George’s County, MD in 1809, Anthony Bowen never let his adverse circumstances determine his future. He was able to moonlight as a painter and bricklayer when his…
[County Seal, Prince George's County, Maryland]Origin: Prince George's was erected from Calvert and Charles counties in 1695 (Chapter 13, Acts of 1695, May Session). The County was named for Prince George of Denmark (1653-1708), who was the brother of Christian V (1646-1699), king of Denmark and Norway. Prince George was the husband of Queen Anne (1665-1714), who ruled Great Britain and Ireland from 1702 to 1714.