Adobe Awards Grant for Upward! Program

  Edgewood has been awarded a $20,000 Adobe Employee Community Fund grant for our Upward! Program which serves youth in Edgewood’s Community School and Acute Intensive Services programs. This program increases access to technology and vocational curriculum for marginalized youth and promotes their academic achievement, leading to a high school…...

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Brighter Futures – February 2019

Brighter Futures – February 2019...

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Corporate Breakfast Raises $107,000, Offers Message of Love of Humanity

Edgewood’s third annual Corporate Breakfast raised $107,000 through sponsorships and contributions from corporations and individuals in support of the 11,000 children and families that we serve each year. The Greek definition of philanthropy is ‘love of humanity’.  Our guest speaker Thomas Kurian spoke to philanthropy when he shared his story of his mother feeding hungry children in the…...

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In Memoriam: Beatrice Baldauf

We are saddened to share the news that Beatrice Baldauf, an Edgewood Board Director Emerita, passed away on July 23, 2018, at the age of 84. In addition to her service on the Edgewood Board of Directors, she was one of the founders of the first Edgewood Fair in 1967…...

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Trans Youth Finds Hope and Support

When youth arrive at Edgewood, our staff are committed to respecting them as individuals and helping them to gain the support they need to live a healthy, productive life. For LGBT+ youth, there are unique needs, and Edgewood  helps them overcome life-challenging conditions caused or worsened by the discrimination, stigma…...

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