This website is not being maintained and will be discontinued in November 2017. For Runaway and Homeless Youth information, content can be used for informational purposes or you can contact the National Clearinghouse for Homeless Youth and Families at 301-828-1324. For Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention information, visit the Teen Pregnancy Exchange. For Family Violence Prevention and Services information, visit the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence.
Inspired by one child’s service idea that “snowballed” to inspire his community, Start a Snowball, Inc., provides start-up funds of up to $100 for child- and youth-led projects. Children and young adults ages five to 18 with a philanthropic or community service idea may apply for a grant at any time.