Welcome to the Community Foundation of Washington County MD, Inc. We are one of more than 750 similar tax-exempt public charities throughout the United States that work to make their communities better places to live.


The Community Foundation manages more than 250 funds and endowments, including: Agency, Community, Designated, Donor-Advised, Field of Interest, Founder’s Endowments, Legacy & Scholarships.
In the Community

In the Community

The People's Choice Awards recognizes three individuals from the community who have given generously of their time and talents to make our community a better place to live.
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  • Washington County Gives

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    Washington County Gives is a 24-hour web-based giving promotion, hosted by the Community Foundation, to help nonprofit organizations in Washington County, MD, with a 501(c)(3) IRS determination letter (other than a church, mosque, temple or private foundation) raise unrestricted dollars. In addition to the online donations, participating nonprofits have the chance to receive pro-rated matching dollars and prize money. Check out this year’s 73 participating organizations at www.washingtoncountygives.org.

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  • Scholarships

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    The Community Foundation of Washington County MD has more than 50 scholarships available to local students preparing for a post-secondary education. Applicants can apply for more than one, but should note that each scholarship has different eligibility criteria, and he/she must meet all stated criteria to be considered.

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