Foundation / Corporation
United Way of Central Maryland
01/16/19 5:00 PM (EST)
Grants of up to $30,000 to Central Maryland nonprofit organizations, churches, PreK-12 schools, nonprofit hospitals, and universities in eligible areas for health and human service related programs assisting low income families and individuals. Funding is intended to support programmatic and operating expenses in the areas of housing, health, education, and workforce development and income. Eligible areas include Baltimore City, and Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, Anne Arundel, and Howard Counties.
United Way of Central Maryland’s Community Operating Grants will support organizations and programs that are changing outcomes for low-income individuals and/or families, including those at or below poverty and/or those who are Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed (ALICE) through effective strategies that support quality education, affordable housing, stable employment that brings in sufficient income, and/or good health, the building blocks of a successful life. (For information on the ALICE Report, see https://www.uwcm.org/main/alice/.)
GrantWatch ID#: 154215
The Foundation anticipates awarding between 45 – 55 grants.
The maximum award amount per grant is $30,000. The Foundation anticipates awarding grants with an average grant award of approximately $18,000.
In total, there is approximately $930,000 available for FY2020 Community Operating Grants, which will be distributed roughly as follows:
- Baltimore City: $298,000
- Anne Arundel County: $142,000
- Carroll County: $52,000
- Harford County: $90,000
- Baltimore County: $260,000
- Howard County: $88,000
Community Partners identified through this application process will receive one-year funding for the period of July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online application portal: https://uwcm.communityforce.com/Login.aspx
To submit questions, contact:
United Way’s Grants Team
(Subject Line: "RFP Content Question" or "RFP Technical Assistance" in accordance with the nature of the question(s) or request(s))
Lillie Hughes, Grants Coordinator
United Way of Central Maryland at Montgomery Park
1800 Washington Boulevard, Suite 340,
Baltimore, MD 21230
USA: Maryland: Baltimore City; Baltimore County, Carroll County, Harford County, Anne Arundel County, and Howard County.
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