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Community Crisis Response Fund

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Address
Urgent Needs Resulting From the Coronavirus Pandemic

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Foundation / Corporation

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Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC)

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Grants of up to $2,500 to Maryland nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to address urgent needs resulting from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to support organizations that are responding to the increase in community needs and demand for services in the following impact areas: food security and support for basic human needs. Eligible nonprofits serve the residents of Anne Arundel County.

Food Security: CFAAC will accept grant applications from organizations to provide access to food during this time for those in need. COVID-19 presents a threat to already food insecure individuals, from infants to seniors, and families who now face an uncertain economic future.

Support for Basic Human Needs: CFAAC will accept grant applications from organizations that are helping individuals and families with immediate basic human needs in response to COVID-19. Examples include:

  • Items to maintain safe and healthy environments, cleaning and hygiene supplies
  • Medicine/Medical care not supported by Medicaid/Medicare/Private Insurance
  • Transportation assistance, gas cards
  • Baby supplies, diapers, formula
  • Other necessities and personal items

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 189259

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $2,500

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Anne Arundel County nonprofits addressing the increase in community needs and demand for services are eligible to apply.

Pre-Application Information:

Cycle 1: Applications opened on March 30, 2020. The deadline is April 10, 2020.
Cycle 2: Applications opened April 22, 2020. The deadline is May 1, 2020.
Cycle 3: Applications opened May 18, 2020. The deadline is May 29, 2020.
Cycle 4: Application opened June 22, 2020. The deadline is July 3, 2020.

Applications are due by 6:00 PM.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

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If you think that you or someone at your organization has already registered in the system, do not create a new account. Please contact staff at 410-280-1102 or

Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County
914 Bay Ridge Road, Suite 220
Annapolis, MD 21403

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