Responsive Grants Applications Now Being Accepted

Applications are now being accepted for the Community Foundation of Washington County’s Responsive Grants. These will focus on the development of a stronger community through high-impact programs and initiatives within the following areas:

Family stability, including all stages of life
Financial literacy
Mental health
Safety & security
Basic needs
Youth development, with a focus on mentoring
School readiness
Educational opportunities for our youth and the underserved

DEADLINE: November 15th, 11:59pm

Please note that the Community Foundation does not fund endowment growth or capital campaigns. Grant requests for operating funds may be considered on a case by case basis, provided the applicant organization makes a compelling case for such funding.

Applicant organizations must be based in and primarily serving Washington County, Maryland, and have a current 501(c) (3) determination from the IRS. Organizations may apply for funding for more than one program; however, each program requires a separate grant application.

For questions, please contact Director of Grants and Donor Relations Sarah Burge.