The Community Foundation awards grants each year that create positive and lasting impact throughout Frederick County. Grants are awarded from our strategic, restricted, unrestricted, donor-advised, fiscal agency, field of interest, and agency funds and support civic and cultural organizations, the arts, educational programs, environmental causes, elder care services, faith-based organizations, health and human service agencies, historic preservation initiatives, and youth programs and projects.
FY2015 Grant Funding Applicants:
The application period is closed for unrestricted and designated grants. You will be notified about the status of your application by October 30, 2014.
All applications must be submitted online (see link below each fund). No paper applications are accepted. Grants will be available until distributed in full, or through June 30, 2015.
The Health Fund for Frederick County Youth
Grants from this fund support nonprofits providing services to Frederick County youth under age 18 who have extraordinary and/or life-threatening medical needs. Grant requests may include, but are not limited to, medical procedures, special equipment needs, or medical expenses not reimbursed or covered through health insurance. A letter from the youth's current medical practitioner certifying that the medical need is indeed extraordinary and/or life threatening must be submitted, along with the current diagnosis, as part of the application. Grants will not be paid directly to families or individuals, but directly to vendors and/or medical providers.
Click HERE to apply.
The Holly Hale Palmer Memorial Fund
Grants from this fund will support nonprofits that help individuals with seizure disorders or those diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Grants will not be paid directly to families or individuals, but directly to the 501(c)(3) applying organzation or approved medical providers.
Click HERE to apply.
All FY14 Grantees: Click HERE to access your online account and request reimbursement.
FY14 Payment Request Forms:
Click HERE to access the Grant Impact Form for restricted and donor-advised grants. Please download and return to the address listed on form.
- 312 East Church Street
- Frederick, MD 21701
- phone: 301-695-7660
- fax: 301-695-7775
- Directions to Our Office