The Richard E. & Nancy P. Marriott Foundation renews support for Junior Achievement of Greater Washington

The Richard E. & Nancy P. Marriott Foundation, a long-standing philanthropic partner of JA® of Greater Washington, has renewed its commitment to JA with a $20,000 investment to support our expanding operations across the region.

During the 2016-17 school year, with the support of The Foundation, JA® of Greater Washington will strengthen its capacity to serve middle school and high school students – reaching approximately 65,000 students region-wide.

Junior Achievement of Greater Washington thanks the Marriott Foundation for their generous support of our mission and programs.

About the Richard E. and Nancy P. Marriott Foundation
The Richard E. & Nancy P. Marriott Foundation supports nonprofit organizations primarily located in the Washington, D.C. metro area. This includes a focus on helping youth secure a promising future, especially through early childhood education, mentoring and youth leadership programs. Equally important are organizations that help offer relief from hunger and homelessness; provide prospects for people to lead healthy lives; and create gainful employment opportunities for vulnerable youth and adults.  In short, The Foundation is dedicated to uplifting communities in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area through innovative partnerships.