Congratulations to Greg Thorpe, the 2018 recipient of the $50,000 G2 Overachievers Grant.
Inspired by the kindness and generosity of his beloved late wife, Greg Thorpe has sought to honor her memory and continue her legacy of giving through their JUST-a-BREAK foundation. Since 2016, (2015)JUST-a-BREAK has helped over 500 families and given over 700 gifts.
Congratulations to Ian McKenna, the 2018 recipient of the $15,000 G2 Overachievers Student Grant.
Ian is a 14-year-old boy was inspired to help feed his hungry classmates during a winter break. Ian is the founder of Giving Gardens, a series of community gardens that donates 100% of their crops to hungry families. To date, Ian’s charity has helped feed 700+ families by growing and donating 6,400+ pounds. of fresh produce.
Congratulations to Jacqueline Norvell, the 2017 recipient of the $50,000 G2 Overachievers Grant.
Jacqueline’s overachieving work in serving her community has inspired people nationwide to help those around them!
Congratulations to Erin Manuel, the first-ever recipient of the $15,000 G2 Overachievers Student Grant.
Erin is truly the epitome of an Overachiever and shows that when you are passionate about a cause, even as a student, you can really make a difference.
Congratulations to Dr. Rebecca Constantino, the 2016 recipient of the $50,000 “G2 Overachiever’s Grant”.
Rebecca’s overachieving work has helped at-risk children across the country by providing over 2 million books to their school libraries.
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