(Economic & Community Development Initiative)

To honor the legacy of Thelma Wallace, the TCWF Startup Grant is awarded annually to employees, volunteers, staff and interns at our nonprofit that are looking for funding sources to help with their startup needs. Awards are granted annually and are reviewed by the committee every October for approval. 

Previous Grantees

Marstine Watford, CEO

MMW Consultants, LLC

St. Louis, MO

Sherae Smith, CEO

Solutions by Sherae, LLC

Washington, DC

Adia Coleman, CEO

Nations Capitol Services, LLC

Washington, DC

Young Businesswoman