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Community Foundation General Scholarship Application Available January 15; Application Training Sessions Will Be Held

2013 Scholarship receptionFrederick, MD –December 18, 2013: The Community Foundation of Frederick County is pleased to announce that its scholarship application is available for the 2014-2015 academic year beginning Wednesday, January 15, 2014. By completing one general application, students will be considered for more than 200 available scholarships.

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Athletic/Sports Camp Scholarships Available Through Muse Fund

Muse Athletic Scholars 4FREDERICK, MD – December 19, 2013: From January 1, 2014 through February 15, 2014, students in grades 6 through 12 may apply for financial aid scholarships to attend spring or summer 2014 athletic and sports activities or camps. The scholarships are funded by The Dustin and Courtney Muse Memorial Fund, one of more than 640 component funds of The Community Foundation of Frederick County.

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First Dance Scholarship Presented from Thomas F. Waters Memorial Fund

Thomas Water first scholarship 12.6.13 23FREDERICK, MD –December 18, 2013: The first scholarship from The Thomas F. Waters Memorial Fund has been presented to Victoria Stanley. The fund is one of more than 640 component funds of The Community Foundation of Frederick County.

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Children Receive iPads for Christmas from Community Foundation Grant

Hammet Hough Jennifer Long Laura Joiner and Harry George for Libby grant 1 12.12.13 FREDERICK, MD –December 18, 2013: Christmas day will be extra special for two foster children when they open their iPads. The gift was made possible through a grant from The Libby Hough Van Winkle Foster Children’s Fund. The fund is one of more than 640 component funds of The Community Foundation of Frederick County.

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Community Foundation Presents Grants to Area Nonprofits Totaling $393,264

FREDERICK, MD – December 13, 2013:During its recent FY2014 strategic and discretionary grantsmaking cycle, The Community Foundation of Frederick County provided $393,264.85 to 38 area nonprofit organizations dedicated to improving lives and enhancing Frederick County,. This represents a 22.9 percent increase in grants over FY2013.

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Community Foundation Participates in Employee Giving Campaigns

Frederick, MD – November 21, 2013: Public sector employees once again have an opportunity to support the community where they live by directing their donations to The Community Foundation of Frederick County through employee giving campaigns.

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Maryland Community Foundations Receive Pioneer Award

FREDERICK, MD – November 19, 2013:The Maryland Community Foundation Association, of which The Community Foundation of Frederick County is a member, recently received the Pioneer Awardfrom the Grant Professionals Association during a national conference held in Baltimore.

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Community Foundation Recognizes Sponsors of 27th Annual Report to the Community

FREDERICK, MD – November 7, 2013: The Community Foundation of Frederick County recently recognized its sponsors of the 27th Annual Report to the Community at a reception. Members from the Board of Trustees were on hand to greet and personally thank these generous companies and individuals who help make the annual report event possible.

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