2016 Move2Learn Grant Awards


On February 10th, RunningBrooke awarded $70,000 to twelve non-profits in Alexandria benefitting 1,755 at-risk children.  This year, funding priority was given to non-profits who use exercise and physical activity to boost learning.  Twenty applicants requested more than $155,000 in the 7th RunningBrooke grant cycle.

Our 2016 charity partners are:

  • Alexandria Police Foundation
  • Alexandria Seaport Foundation
  • Alexandria Tutoring Consortium
  • ALIVE!  Child Development Center
  • Center for Alexandria’s Children
  • The Child and Family Network Centers
  • Community Lodgings
  • Friends of Huntley Meadows
  • Girls on the Run NOVA
  • Jane Franklin Dance
  • Quintango
  • YoKid

The RunningBrooke grants committee will conduct site visits during the program dates and charity partners will submit mid-year and final reports.  Since 2010, RunningBrooke has awarded $447,351 to level the playing field for at-risk kids in Alexandria.  View a complete list of all previous awards here.