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WHAT'S NEW

The Foundation Remembers Tommy Mulitz

The Foundation Remembers Tommy Mulitz

It is with heavy hearts that the Community Foundation of Howard County shares the passing of Thomas C. Mulitz. Mr.…

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Lance Christopher Mercy Scholar-Athlete Scholarship Established at CFHoCo

Lance Christopher Mercy Scholar-Athlete Scholarship Established at CFHoCo

The endowed scholarship will be awarded in perpetuity to a River Hill HS student The family of Lance Mercy has…

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Endow Maryland Tax Credit Program Open for 2021

Endow Maryland Tax Credit Program Open for 2021

Want to be rewarded for helping to build permanent charitable funds that benefit Howard County such as our Next 50…

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HERE FOR HOWARD COUNTY

Our mission at the Community Foundation of Howard County is inspiring lifelong giving and connecting people, places and organizations to worthy causes across Howard County and beyond.

DONORS

Give to the causes and charities that
matter most to you.

NONPROFITS

Apply for a grant and learn how we work with Howard County nonprofits.

ADVISORS

Help your clients create a lasting legacy through a scholarship fund.

IMPACT

“The foundation staff provided a broad range of funding opportunities to support nonprofits. We were thrilled that our gift had such an immediate impact and potentially long-term influence for young women."

– Bob and Bach Jeffrey

IMPROVING LIVES IN HOWARD COUNTY

For more than 50 years, the Community Foundation of Howard County has partnered with our donors to improve lives throughout our community.

We connect donors to the critical needs In Howard County and help them to make a difference. A closer look at 2020 shows our impact.

457

Funded Grants to Organizations

$3.6 million

Granted to nonprofits in 2020

$34 million

Assets Under Management

IMPACT

“It’s the mandate of the Community Foundation of Howard County to reach every demographic in the county to provide services and support for all our residents.”

–  Jeffrey Boutwell, Youth in Philanthropy Program funder

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