Foundation / Corporation
Community Foundation of Harford County (CFHC)
Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations, schools, and faith-based organizations in eligible regions for charitable projects that improve the quality of life for local residents. Focus areas include seniors, children, animal welfare, education, homelessness, respite care, hunger, and other human services. Funding is intended to meet the changing and emerging needs of the Harford County community.
CFHC encourages applicants to submit proposals that enhance cooperation and collaboration among the organizations and institutions within the county. CFHC promotes the effective delivery of services from nonprofit organizations.
Grants may be used for programs/projects needs or operational costs to provide services to Harford County residents in the following focus areas:
Impact Grants are usually awarded to support the direct costs of a charitable project or program. Examples might include supplies, equipment or staff.
Impact Grants are also provided to build the capacity of a charitable organization serving Harford County, with a goal of enhancing that nonprofit’s long-term effectiveness, financial stability, and/or program quality—in short, its ability to meet its mission and sustain its programs. Examples might include operating costs or computer systems.
Priority will be given to projects and organizations that:
GrantWatch ID#: 197534
Grant awards average $1,000 each.
Grants are typically awarded for a 12-month period, unless an extension is granted, or other special circumstances apply.
USA: Maryland: Harford County
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi
Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.
Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d
Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are
Grants to USA and International nonprofit organizations, for-profit entities, and agencies for initiatives to benefit families, children, and communities. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include equitable communi
Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations, government agencies, law enforcement, and faith-based organizations to address child neglect and abuse. New applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to improve
Donations and sponsorships to USA nonprofits that provide programs and services in the areas of arts, PreK-12 education, and literacy. Funding is intended for both organizations with a national focus and organizations that provide local services. For local organizations
Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to support activities that strengthen communities and families. Funding is intended to support activities in the focus areas of cultural arts, educational advancement, health, human services, histo
Grants of up to $4,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for projects to benefit local residents. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for community members. In previous years, grants have been awarded to support social reform, the