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Community Foundation Grants

The application period for 2017 is now CLOSED.   

Grants assist a wide range of organizations in Harford County, benefiting human services, children, education, health and safety, community development, the environment, and arts and culture.  Grants generally range from $250 to $1000. In 2017, funds are available for programs that serve children; provide care for animals, particularly cats; serve people who are homeless; address hunger; and serve other general charitable purposes.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a 501(c)(3) organization providing services in Harford County
  • Grant funds must be used to provide services in Harford County
  • Grant funds may be used for project-specific needs or general program costs.
  • Projects requesting funding must begin after May 1, 2017. Retroactive funding will not be awarded.
  • Previous mini-grant recipients must complete a final grant report to be eligible to apply in subsequent years.

Women’s Giving Circle of Harford County Grants

The application period for 2017 is now CLOSED.

Application Deadline was March 17, 2017

The Women’s Giving Circle of Harford County provides one-year grants to nonprofit organizations serving Harford County for projects/programs that benefit women, children, and/or families.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a 501(c)(3) organization providing services in Harford County
  • Grant funds must be used to provide services in Harford County
  • Grant requests must be for projects/programs that support women, children, or families.  Grant funds may not be used for ongoing general operating purposes.
  • Grant funds may not be used for sectarian religious purposes, or for faith-based programs not of direct benefit to the broader community
  • Previous Women’s Giving Circle grant recipients must complete and submit a final grant report for any and all previously received Women’s Giving Circle grants to be eligible to apply in the current grant cycle.
  • If a previous WGCHC grant recipient has been awarded a WGCHC grant for the three previous consecutive years, the recipient must take one year off before applying for another WGCHC grant.

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I WANT TO SUPPORT THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF HARFORD COUNTY!