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Offering hope in the aftermath of a disaster

WHAT'S NEW

CFHoCo Celebrates Philanthropy at the Virtual Annual Dinner

CFHoCo Celebrates Philanthropy at the Virtual Annual Dinner

More than 100 people virtually joined CFHoCo on December 3 for our Annual Dinner. Together, we celebrated philanthropy in Howard…

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Howard County Funders Announce Another $201,000 in COVID-19 Emergency Grants

Howard County Funders Announce Another $201,000 in COVID-19 Emergency Grants

HoCoRespond has awarded more than $600,000 to Howard County nonprofits in 2020 The Community Foundation of Howard County, Horizon Foundation,…

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Remembering CFHoCo friend, Bob Moon

Remembering CFHoCo friend, Bob Moon

It is with heavy hearts that we share the news of the passing of longtime Columbia resident and supporter of…

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HERE FOR HOWARD COUNTY

The Community Foundation of Howard County works to improve the quality of life in Howard County by connecting donors to the critical needs in our community.

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 2018 shows our impact.

247

Organizations Funded

$1 million +

Grants to 2018 Flood Victims

$30 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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