#ThankfulThursday and #FollowFriday to Recognize Partners for #ASaferMD

ANNAPOLIS, MD– Throughout the month of November, the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention will showcase some of the organizations that receive grants from GOCCP.

#ThankfulThursday, a popular hashtag for the month of November, will highlight programs that have a positive impact on Maryland’s youth. #FollowFriday will highlight organizations and agencies that partner with GOCCP. In addition to learning about the organizations, GOCCP’s Twitter and Facebook followers are also encouraged to retweet and share the postings.

“This year alone, GOCCP awarded 880 grants totaling $170 million,” said V. Glenn Fueston, Jr., GOCCP Executive Director. “And while funding helps programs that make a difference in the lives of Marylanders, it’s more than that. This month we want to recognize some of those programs that are tirelessly working to make our communities safer.”

Follow GOCCP on Twitter at @goccp or search @Marylandgoccp on Facebook. More information about GOCCP’s grant programs may be foundhere.