The Women’s Fund focuses its grant making on programs addressing the unmet needs of women and/or girls on Maryland’s Lower Eastern Shore.
Donor Name: Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore
County: Somerset County (MD), Wicomico County (MD), Worcester County (MD)
Type of Grant: Grant
Size of the Grant: $1000 to $10,000
Grant Duration: Grant Duration Not Mentioned
Requests must articulate a direct and measurable benefit of this targeted population in Wicomico, Worcester, and/or Somerset County.
The Women’s Fund of the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore is a permanent endowment fund created through the power of collective philanthropy. Members work together to help change the lives of local women and girls.
By pooling the financial resources, they increase the impact of local programs serving girls in foster care, mothers in crisis, young women seeking job-readiness or leadership skills, and others who need a hand-up to be stronger, more self-sufficient forces for positive change in the community.
The grant award maximum is $5,000.
Applicants must be a 501c (3) nonprofit organization, a governmental entity or faith-based program providing non-sectarian programs in the Maryland counties of Wicomico, Worcester or Somerset.
For more information, visit CFTES.