We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Helping Hands Gifts for Growth grant program.
The winners are:
Teresa J. Alger, Central Maryland School of Massage, Frederick, MD
Chadwick M. Handville, Cortvia Institute, Scottsdale, AZ
Christine M. Patacsil, Institute for Massage Education/Kalamazoo Center for the Healing Arts, Kalamazoo, MI
Mary E. Rone, National Holistic Institute, San Francisco, CA
Note – This program was launched in May 2013 to support the professional massage therapy student in their educational pursuits or endeavors to launch a massage therapy practice. Students applied for one of four $1,000 grants. In addition, each winner’s school received a $1,000 grant package. All applicants were asked to complete a 100 word essay on “How as a massage therapist, my helping hands would make a difference.” Submissions were due by November 1, 2013.