BTO 2014 Awards DC

Help Make Their Dreams Come True

Tonight at The Howard Theatre, Marian Wright Edleman and the Children's Defense Fund Board of Directors honor Geoffrey Canada for his service as CDF Board Chair 2008-2014, and five extraordinary young people who have overcome the odds stacked against them to excel academically and give back to their communities in the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area.

Share an inspiring message with our 2014 DC Beat the Odds Scholars tonight on Twitter using the hashtag #BeatTheOdds


2014 Washington, DC
Beat The Odds®
Awards Ceremony


Malaak Compton-Rock


Geoffrey Canada, Chair
CDF Board of Directors 2008-2014

Congratulations to the 2014 DC #BeatTheOdds Scholars