FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. (WDVM) – The Frederick County Community Foundation has provided more than $ 751,000 to 26 nonprofits in the area.
The awards focus on the strategic areas of the Community Foundation that help those in need i.e. families with children preparing for a growing aging population, areas dealing with use-related disorders of substances.
“The strategic grant cycle for fiscal 2022 is the first time that the Forever Frederick County Fund, an unrestricted endowment, has distributed grants in support of these initiatives,” said the Community Foundation of Frederick County.
According to the foundation, funding has been provided to:
Advocates for Homeless Families, Frederick Police Department, Frederick Rescue Mission, Justice Jobs of Maryland, On Our Own of Frederick County, Inc. The Phoenix Foundation of Maryland, Pride Center of Maryland, Wells House @ Gale Recovery, Advocates for the Aging of Frederick County, Centro Hispano de Frederick, Mission of Mercy, Rebuilding Together Frederick County, Supporting Older Adults through Resources (SOAR), YMCA of Frederick County, Frederick Rescue Mission, Inc., Heartly House, Housing Authority of the City of Frederick, Housing Frederick , I Believe in Me, Literacy Council of Frederick County, Mental Health Association of Frederick County, Mission of Mercy, Inc., Spanish Speaking Community of Maryland, The Religious Coalition for Emergency Human Needs, Blessings in a Backpack, Centro Hispano de Frederick, City of Frederick Housing and Social Services Department, City Youth Matrix and Family Partnership.