Foundation / Corporation
Community Foundation of Howard County (CFHoCo)
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Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs and services that enrich and transform the lives of residents. Funding is available to nonprofits providing services in the areas of arts and culture, human services, education, environment, and community affairs. Applicants must provide services to Howard County residents.
Operational Support: Unrestricted income to help an organization carry out its goals without imposing the requirement to develop activities directly attributable to the grant. Typically provides support for the day-to-day costs of running a non-profit organization (i.e.: rent, utilities, supplies, salaries).
GrantWatch ID#: 147706
Based on the availability of funds, in 2021 the Foundation will award grants in two categories:
- Operational grants of up to $10,000 for non-profit organizations providing services in Howard County with an organizational budget ABOVE $100,000
- Operational grants of up to $5,000 for non-profit organizations providing services in Howard County with an organizational budget BELOW $100,000
The Foundation will consider applications for the operation of projects that span multiple years. However, this program does not provide multi-year funding.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
The Foundation staff is available to assist you throughout this process and welcomes your questions and comments. Please contact staff by phone, 410-730-7840, ext. 4 or via email, grants@CFHoCo.org. RSVP for the Information Session at this email.
USA: Maryland: Howard County
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