Casa de Maryland Awarded $250,000 to Promote Economic Progress in Langley Park
CASA de Maryland (CASA) is one of thirteen organizations to receive $250,000 in Citi Foundation funding as part of the Partners in Progress (PIP) initiative. CASA will focus on addressing the needs of Langley Park families through an immigrant-driven approach to community development. Resident’s will be empowered to address community challenges such as poor academic achievement, inter-generational poverty and limited English capacity.
PIP, created by the Citi Foundation in partnership with LIIF, builds the capacity of community “quarterbacks” to align objectives, resources, and efforts among local stakeholders seeking to create strong, resilient neighborhoods.
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