Community Foundation of Howard County to recognize philanthropists at annual dinner

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, will recognize Howard County philanthropists at its annual dinner, A Celebration of Philanthropy, on Thursday, Nov. 16, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Turf Valley in Ellicott City. Bob and Bach Jeffrey will receive the Community Foundation’s individual…

Community Foundation of Howard County requests award nominations

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, requests nominations for three awards this year: Howard County Philanthropist of the Year awards recognize an individual or family and a business or organization in Howard County that have shown leadership in philanthropy through giving and have changed…

Community Foundation of Howard County presents two awards

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, presented its 2016 Casey and Pebble Willis Making a Difference Award to the Community Action Council of Howard County and its 2016 Leadership Council Award to Laura Yoo with the Howard County Poetry & Literature Society. The Community…

Community Foundation of Howard County to recognize philanthropists at annual dinner

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which assists donors in reaching their philanthropic goals and raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, will recognize Howard County philanthropists at its annual dinner, A Celebration of Philanthropy, on Thursday, Nov. 10, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Turf Valley in Ellicott City. The Community…

Scholarship Fundraiser for Minority Youth to celebrate Dr. Carlessia Hussein’s 80th Birthday

September 1, 2016  Scholarship Fundraiser for Minority Youth to celebrate Dr. Carlessia Hussein’s 80th Birthday  WHO:            Dr. Carlessia Hussein, Chair of the Howard County Board of Health Retired Director of the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Howard County representatives to the Maryland General Assembly and a…

Community Foundation of Howard County receives $92,000 donation

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which partners with donors to reach their philanthropic goals and raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, received $92,000 from The Kahlert Foundation, a private family foundation based in Maryland. The Community Foundation will distribute $60,000 of the donation to Howard County nonprofit organizations and use…

O’s Game For #ECStrong

O’s Game For #ECStrong

The Baltimore Orioles are supporting Ellicott City flood relief at an upcoming game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. $5 of every ticket sold will benefit the Ellicott City Partnership and the Howard County Community Relief Fund. Friday, September 23rd at 7:05 p.m. vs. Arizona Diamondbacks  Orioles T-Shirt for All fans Post-Game Fireworks presented by Johns Hopkins Advantage…

Grassroots, CFHoCo Working With Flood Victims

Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center has learned that there are about 20 households seeking housing assistance. All beds in Grassroots are currently filled, and funds are needed to temporarily house these families in local motels. The cost of a hotel room for one week ranges from $350 to $450. Some generous families in Howard County have…

Community Foundation of Howard County requests Philanthropist of the Year nominations

The Community Foundation of Howard County requests nominations for its fifth annual Howard County Philanthropist of the Year awards. Nomination forms are available at www.cfhoco.hocomojo.org and due Aug. 15. Philanthropist of the Year awards recognize an individual or family and a business or organization in Howard County each year that have shown leadership in philanthropy…

Community Foundation of Howard County names new board members, officers

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which partners with donors to reach their philanthropic goals and raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, named new members and officers of the foundation’s board of trustees. The foundation’s new board members include: Daniel Medinger is owner and president of Advertising Media Plus, a full-service…