Category Archives: Funds

Howard County Community Relief Fund

100% of all gifts received, minus any PayPal processing fees, will be granted via the process outlined in the program guidelines.  The CFHoCo has waived all administration fees. In the event that due to the generosity of donors, donations exceed the need, the CFHoCo will apply donations to relief efforts of future incidents.  This fund cannot accept donations…

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…

Scholarship fund established with Community Foundation of Howard County

Scholarship fund established with Community Foundation of Howard County

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, recently announced the establishment of the Jon Grove Memorial Scholarship Fund, which will provide a $2,500 scholarship each year for a Howard County high school senior affected by cancer personally or within their immediate family to pursue higher…