Funding available for programs, capital and operating expenses that increase life skills of women, encourage the healthy development and personal authority of young girls, improve the quality of life for families in Washington County, and improve the emotional and physical well-being of all females.


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.

Scholarship opportunities are now available for high school students, with most deadlines on April 1st. Applications can be started and completed at a later date. Don't miss out on this critical funding!

Open to applications for the very first time, seeking applicants pursuing aviation lessons. Deserving students must between the ages of 15-25 and be a resident of Maryland or West Virginia.
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  • FUND PROFILE: McConnell Family Community Endowment Fund

    When Neil and Rose McConnell met with former Community Foundation President & CEO Brad Sell in 2015, they knew that because of their history of giving, creating a fund was a natural next step. Their plan quickly developed into giving a certain amount each year to a handful of charities that might not typically receive a lot of funding. Having grown from an initial investment of $15,000, the McConnell Family Community Endowment Fund has made countless distributions. over the years as that number climbed. Read more…


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  • Scholarship Applications Now Open


    Applications are now open for graduating high school students, most with a deadline of April 1st. Now’s the time to start applying for critical funding to assist with your post-secondary education! Various qualifications and requirements to complete. Visit the link below to learn more about available opportunities and to begin your application now.

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