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Building Community, Enriching Lives – Together

Welcome to the Community Foundation of Harford County

Local Philanthropy at its Best. A Philanthropist, Who Me?

The Community Foundation of Harford County can help you with the answer. We help you make a difference in your community where you live, work, and raise a family, address causes that matter to you. Maximizing your charitable impact at your preferred level of giving.

Thank you for your support…

Partners in Philanthropy

Businesses, civic groups, individuals, and families who wish to support our mission and community outreach about grant and scholarship impact become Partners in Philanthropy. In addition, their gifts help bring to life our Annual Report to the Community event each November, and our printed annual report.

Partner Support

Businesses, civic groups, individuals, and families play a key partnership role in our communications efforts. Their support, not only financially but through their business and professional contacts as well as employees, helps expand public awareness

Get Involved

Supporting our outreach to educate more people about the impact of grants and scholarships is probably one of the easiest ways to become a donor.  And, as always, your gift is tax deductible.

Community Foundation of Harford County Approaches $2 Million in Assets in 10 Years

Foundation also distributed highest-ever amount of grants to nonprofits in FY 2017

Bel Air, Md., January 23, 2018  —  As Community Foundation of Harford County celebrates its 10th anniversary during the current fiscal year, the assets of the foundation are approaching $2 million.

What’s New?

Women’s Giving Circle Grant Cycle Open for 2018

The Community Foundation is happy to announce that the Women’s Giving Circle of Harford County, grant cycle is now open for applicants. In 2017 this powerful group of philanthropic woman awarded over $50,000 to Harford County charitable organizations. They look forward to reviewing this year’s applicants.

Chesapeake Therapeutic Riding Receives Over $7,000

Harford County has such a vibrant history when it comes to horses. Havre de Grace is home to the historic racetrack the Graw and the county has many connections to race winners. However, these connections go beyond the racing world and the county’s love of horses has meant that Chesapeake Therapeutic Riding (CTR) has been able to help through promoting the healing connection between horses and people.